My Knees Were Jumping Remembering the Kindertransports Screening in South Bend

NOVEMBER 12, 2017 1PM-3PM

Kindertransport Association President Melissa Hacker will screen her groundbreaking documentary film at Temple Beth-El and hold a post-screening discussion.

Melissa will also be speaking in local schools.

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WFJCSHD, KTA, GSI Conference

NOVEMBER 5-8, 2017

The 2017 World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants, Kindertransport Association, and Generations of the Shoah International Conference

November 5-8, 2017

Dan Hotel Jerusalem

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KIndertransport Play in Miami

OCTOBER 18, 2017 to NOVEMBER 5, 2017

At the Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center/Sanford L. Ziff Campus
18900 NE 25th Avenue, North Miami Beach, FL

Tel 305.932.4200 ext. 130

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My Knees Were Jumping Remembering the Kindertransports Screening in Belfast

JULY 27, 2017 1:30

My Knees Were Jumping in Belfast, Northern Ireland Thursday July 27, followed by a conversation with Director Melissa Hacker.

The Jewish community in Belfast took in Kindertransport children, at nearby Millisle Farm and in homes in Belfast.

Free but booking recommended.

Book by emailing with your name and number of seats or telephone 02890 312900.

Location: Green Room Café at The Black Box, 18-22 Hill Street, Belfast , BT1 2LA

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New York area KTA summer luncheon

JULY 9, 2017 12PM -3PM

The NYC, Queens, Long Island chapter of the KTA hosts its annual spring lunch. All KTA members welcome, whether you live in or near NY or are passing through.

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KIndertransport Memorial in Prague

MAY 27, 2017

The Valediction Memorial will honor the memory of all the parents brave enough to have said ‘good bye’ to their children sending them by trains to strangers knowing that this was the only way to save their lives.

The memorial is unveiled on May 27 and will stand on Hlavni Nadrazi – the Prague main railway station.

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Kindertransport musical to be performed at Maidenhead Synagogue

MAY 17-20, 2017

A musical tale of the Kindertransports from Nazi occupied Czechoslovakia will be performed at Maidenhead Synagogue next month.

Sir Nicholas Winton, who has a statue at Maidenhead Train Station, helped transport and find foster families for more than 600 Czech children.

The music was written by renowned composer Carl Davis who lives in Windsor.

2nd Generation Network London Discussion Group

MAY 9, 2017 6:30-8:45

London Discussion Group: Creative Responses to the Holocaust

An opportunity to explore the many ways the Holocaust has been processed and represented in the arts. What has worked for you? What hasn't? An informal discussion group for Second and Third Generations and an opportunity to share your thoughts.

There is no need to book, but it would be helpful to have an idea of numbers. If you would like to attend please email.

The Wiener Library, 29 Russell Square, WC1B 5DP

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Kindertransport Quilts on Exhibit

APRIL 4-30, 2017

The Kindertransport Memorial Quilt replicas will be on display at the Northwest Surrey Synagogue, in Weybridge, Surrey, UK.

Open to the public April 30, 1-4pm, pre-registration essential.

Yom Hashoah Service April 23, 7:30pm

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Witness Theater, New York

APRIL 23-27, 2017

The KTA is proud that KTA members are participating in this unique drama therapy program which pairs Holocaust survivors with students to create original theater pieces.

In commemorating Yom HaShoah, these powerful stories take center stage and come to life — so that we and every generation after us can always remember.

Hosted by UJA and Selfhelp Community Services

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