Planned Events for 2011

Thursday 27 January

UN International Holocaust Memorial Day 2011

Monday 21 March

Harmony Day

Monday 28 March

Special Friends’ Fundraising Breakfast

With actress and performer Evelyn Krape

Thursday 28 April, 7.30pm

JHC Film Club – “Mr Klein” (1976)

Jewish Holocaust Centre – Elsternwick

Sunday 1 May – 6.15pm – 6.45pm

Yom Hashoah Yizkor & Cande-lighting

Jewish Holocaust Centre – Elsternwick

Sunday 1 May – 7.30pm

Yom Hashoah Communal Commemoration

Robert Blackwood Hall – Monash University

Monday 2 May

Public Lecture by Dr George Weisz

“Medical Discoveries in the Ghettos of WWII”

Sunday 8 May – 2.30pm

Yom Hashoah Commemoration

Carlton General Cemetery – Katzetler Farband & JCCV

Thursday 19 May – 7.30pm

Professional Development Workshop with Dr Dovid Katz

Workshop for JHC Survivors, Guides, Volunteers and Staff

Thursday 26 May – 7.30pm

JHC Film Club

“Imaginary Witness: Hollywood & the Holocaust” (2004)

Monday 30 May – 3.00pm

Professional Development Workshop with Dr Stephen Smith

Workshop for JHC Survivors, Guides, Volunteers, Staff and Courage to Care Volunteers

Thursday 26 May – 7.30pm

JHC Film Club

“Imaginary Witness: Hollywood & the Holocaust” (2004)

Sunday 5 June – 7.30pm

“The Pen is mightier than the Scalpel” – Three Medicos reading their stories.

Book readings by Dr Harry Lew, Dr Howard Goldenberg and Dr Leah Kaminsky

Sunday & Monday 5 & 6 June

Centre for Jewish Civilisation

“Aftermath” Conference & Lecture

Thursday 16 June – 7:40pm

The Ongoing Pursuit of Nazi War Criminals

Public Lecture by Dr. Efraim Zuroff

Sunday 19 June – 2:30pm

Official Opening of “Forever in our Hearts” Art Exhibition”

Honoured Guest MIRKA MORA

Thursday 30 June, 7.30pm

JHC Film Club

“The Ninth Day” (2004)

Tuesday 19 July, 8.00pm

The Holocaust As Reflected in Diaries and Memoirs

The Florence Melton Adult Mini School Course

Thursday 28 July, 7:30pm

JHC Film Club

“Ravished Armenia” (1918)

Sunday 7 August

Light in the Darkness

Greek Commemoration

Sunday 14 August

Perfomance of “The Many Faces of Eve”

With actress and performer Evelyn Krape

Wednesday 24 August

Teachers’ Conference

Thursday 25 August

JHC Film Club

“My Mother’s Courage” (1995)

Thursday 28 August

“Good Living Street”

Public lecture by author, Tim Bonyhady.

Thursday 25 August

JHC Film Club

“The Great Dictator” (1940)

Sunday 16 October, 3.00pm

Musical Extravaganza

“Songs in the Key of Life”

Thursday 27 October

JHC Film Club

“The Mortal Storm” (1940)

29 October – 1 November

“Four Faces of Israel”

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank

Performed by Israeli educator & Performer Helen Gottstein

Wednesday 9 November, 7.30pm

Anniversary of Kristallnacht & the Annual Betty & Shmuel Rosenkranz Oration

Caulfield Town Hall

Thursday 24 November

JHC Film Club

“Bent” (1997)

Thursday 15 December

JHC End-of-Year Gathering

For all guides, volunteers and staff