PAST KTA EVENTS
We Must Save the Children—Cambridge & the Kindertransport
JANUARY 25-29, 2016
Churchill College Cambridge hosts an exhibit on Cambridge and the Kindertransports.Opening drinks reception January 25 18:30-19:30, Jock Colville Hall, Churchill Archives CentreRSVP: email@example.com
United Nations Holocaust Memorial Ceremony
JANUARY 27, 2016 11AM-1PM
Wednesday, 27 January 2016, 11am-1pmUnited Nations, New York CityThe Holocaust and the United Nations Outreach ProgrammeUnited Nations Holocaust Memorial Ceremony, General Assembly HallBarbara Winton will open a video tribute to her father.Register online.https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1TsHdkIl_XUIZZCNEGee1SK0j6IxFwwo9X-1kofxRNVI/viewform
Screening of Nicky's Family in New York
JANUARY 26, 2016 7PM
Screening of Nicky's Family followed by discussion with Barbara WintonMuseum of Jewish Heritage, New York City$10. Tickets required.
Barbara Winton speaks at the USHMM
JANUARY 21, 2016 7PM
The Lives He Saved and the Secrets We KeepBarbara Winton will talk about her book about her father, Nicholas Winton.Free. Reserve a place online.
NorCal chapter Hanukkah gathering
DECEMBER 13, 2015
The Northern California KTA Chapter will be getting together in Oakland for a Hanukkah celebration. All generations are invited.For details: firstname.lastname@example.org
This photo from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library of former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt was taken in October 1959 at a stop in Livingston, N.J. by photographer Charlotte Kapp.
Kindertransport Florida Chanukah Lunch
DECEMBER 6, 2015 12PM
Whatever is going on in the world, it is still time to celebrate Chanukah. Please join us for a delicious lunch. Let’s light the first Chanukah candle together and sing some Chanukah songs.Our special guest is Charlotte Kapp, a Kind and photographer. She will share stories and images, including her famous photo of Eleanor Roosevelt.We hope you will join usSunday, December 6, 2015 @12 P.M.$28 per personWestchester Country Club12251 Westchester Club DriveBoynton Beach, Fl
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AJR Kristallnacht Memorial
NOVEMBER 11, 2015 2PM
Sir Peter Bazalgette, chair of the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation and Kind Leslie Brent will speak. Memorial candles will be lit. Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg will officiate. Belsize Square Synagogue, 51 Belsize Square, London NW3 4HX.We are arranging free transport to and from the Synagogue from Stanmore, Golders Green and Finchley Road Station. Please contact Karin Pereira 020 8385 3070 or email@example.com if you wish to attend and would like to travel on the coach.
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Nicky's Family Film screening
NOVEMBER 7, 2015 7:30PM
The Fifth Avenue Synagogue (FAS) Women's Club hosts a screening of Nicky's Family, and KTA member Helga Shepard will speak after the film.Fifth Avenue Synagogue, a prominent modern Orthodox synagogue, is located at 5 East 62nd Street (north side of the street), which is between Fifth Avenue and Madison Avenue on the east side of Manhattan, NYC.
Running for Their Lives: Voices of Child Refugees
OCTOBER 18, 2015 1PM
In February 1939,U.S. Congress killed the Wagner-Rogers Bill to provide refuge to 20,000 endangered Jewish children.Laura Delano Houghteling, wife of U.S. Commissioner of Immigration & cousin of FDR, said “Twenty thousand charming children would all too soon grow up into twenty thousand ugly adults.”This prejudice and heartlessness has been similarly expressed about the unaccompanied children from Central America who have recently sought safety in the U.S. KTA VP Anita Weisbord will speak.
KTA Conference 2015
OCTOBER 9-11, 2015
Generations Together: Our Heritage and the FutureThe Kindertransport Association is planning our next National Conference!It will be held in Farmington Hills, Michigan, in collaboration with the Holocaust Memorial Center, home of the Kindertransport Quilts.
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