Past Events

KT2 Jonathan Tel book launch – New York

January 12, 2020

KT2 and wonderful writer Jonathan Tel is reading from his new book, Scratching the Head of Chairman Mao, at Word bookstore in Brooklyn!

KTA Chanukah party in Florida

December 16, 2019

The Florida chapter of the KTA hosts an annual Chanukah party! Registration required, email for details.

A Tribute to the Children of the Kindertransport, Los Angeles

December 8, 2019

In commemoration of the 81st anniversary of the first Kindertransport Michele Gold discusses her book, Memories That Won’t Go Away, which tells the stories of many of the children, including Gold’s mother. The talk is followed by a panel discussion with Michele Gold, Rita Sinder and Paul Kester, Kindertransportees from Germany & Austria, and Judy Cohen, whose father fled Austria via Kindertransport Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust 100 The Grove Drive Los Angeles, CA 90036

Council of Holocaust Educators Conference

December 6, 2019

Listen to the Children: Voices from the Kindertransport Dr. Jennifer Craig-Norton, Honorary Fellow of the Parkes Institute for Jewish/non-Jewish Relations at the University of Southampton. Stephen Feinberg,former Special Assistant for Education Programs in the National Institute for Holocaust Education at USHMM. Manny Lindenbaum survived the Holocaust as a Kindertransportee. Student Life Center Brookdale Community College 765 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738

Children under the Nazis

December 3, 2019

A member of the Second Generation Professor Nicholas Stargardt, will explore his research into the impact of Nazism on children during the Holocaust. Using sources from the time, ranging from welfare and medical files, to diaries, letters and children’s drawings, he will shed light on their lives by focusing on their play and other activities. The Wiener Holocaust Library 29 Russell Square London WC1B 5DP

Los Angeles KTA gathering

November 18, 2019

The SoCal KTA chapter hosts an evening with KTA President and KT2 Melissa Hacker, who will discuss commemorations held during the 80th year of the Kindertransports, and present video of The Kindertransport 80 Years On: a 2019 symposium in London that showcased current research on the Kindertransports. Temple Beth Am 1039 S. La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90035 in Pilch Hall.

Siblings: How do we React to our Heritage? – London

November 12, 2019

This Second Generation discussion group looks at the reactions within families towards their Holocaust heritage. Many of us may have noticed that even among siblings the response to our heritage differs considerably. The Wiener Holocaust Library 29 Russell Square London WC1B 5DP

KTA gathering Berkeley, California

November 10, 2019

The NorCal KTA Chapter host a lunch with KTA President and KT2 Melissa Hacker, who will discuss commemorations held during the 80th year of the Kindertransports, and the present and future of the KTA.

KTA gathering Palo Alto

November 9, 2019

The NorCal KTA Chapter hosts an afternoon with KTA President and KT2 Melissa Hacker, who will discuss commemorations held during the 80th year of the Kindertransports, and the present and future of the KTA.

Service to commemorate Kristallnacht, London

November 7, 2019

The Association of Jewish Refugees’ annual commemoration of Kristallnacht. to rsvp: karin@ajr.org.uk Belsize Square Synagogue, 51 Belsize Square London NW3 4HX

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