APR 27

1:00pm

Yom HaShoah: Day of Holocaust Commemoration

Yom HaShoah 

Day of Holocaust Commemoration

1:00PM--Pre-Ceremony Teaching with Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz, "How To Talk To Your Children About the Holocaust"

2:00PM--Ceremony of Commemoration: Featuring Keynote Speaker, J.J. Goldberg, Editor at Large of "The Forward"

Invocation by Rabbi Shmuley Yanklowitz, Executive Director of the Beit Midrash in Phoenix, AZ

 

All events free to the public.

Museum Open 9:00AM-5:00PM

Free bus transportation available from select Westside and Valley locations. Call or email to make bus reservations. 

Please join Jewish World Watch for the Walk to End Genocide at 9am in Pan Pacific Park

APR 28

11:00am

Tree of Testimony Tour

This tour explores our newest exhibit, Tree of Testimony: USC Shoah Foundation Institute Interviews, a 70 screen video sculpture displaying Survivor testimonies from around the world.

APR 28

2:00pm

Architecture Tour

Museum docents lead an in-depth exploration of the building and its environs.  Architecture tours last from 30-45 minutes.

APR 29

11:00am

Tree of Testimony Tour

This tour explores our newest exhibit, Tree of Testimony: USC Shoah Foundation Institute Interviews, a 70 screen video sculpture displaying Survivor testimonies from around the world.

APR 29

11:30am

Holocaust Survivor Talk

Holocaust Survivors share about their wartime experience. Holocaust Survivor Talks last 45 minutes to an hour, and end with a question and answer session with the Survivor.

APR 29

2:00pm

Museum Overview Tour

Museum Tours offer an overview of the history of the Holocaust through close observation of Museum artifacts and documents. This tour is approximately an hour.

APR 30

11:00am

Tree of Testimony Tour

This tour explores our newest exhibit, Tree of Testimony: USC Shoah Foundation Institute Interviews, a 70 screen video sculpture displaying Survivor testimonies from around the world.

APR 30

11:30am

Holocaust Survivor Talk

Holocaust Survivors share about their wartime experience. Holocaust Survivor Talks last 45 minutes to an hour, and end with a question and answer session with the Survivor.

APR 30

2:00pm

Architecture Tour

Museum docents lead an in-depth exploration of the building and its environs.  Architecture tours last from 30-45 minutes.

MAY 1

11:00am

Tree of Testimony Tour

This tour explores our newest exhibit, Tree of Testimony: USC Shoah Foundation Institute Interviews, a 70 screen video sculpture displaying Survivor testimonies from around the world.

MAY 1

11:30am

Holocaust Survivor Talk

Holocaust Survivors share about their wartime experience. Holocaust Survivor Talks last 45 minutes to an hour, and end with a question and answer session with the Survivor.

MAY 1

2:00pm

Museum Overview Tour

Museum Tours offer an overview of the history of the Holocaust through close observation of Museum artifacts and documents. This tour is approximately an hour.

MAY 2

11:00am

Tree of Testimony Tour

This tour explores our newest exhibit, Tree of Testimony: USC Shoah Foundation Institute Interviews, a 70 screen video sculpture displaying Survivor testimonies from around the world.

MAY 4

2:00pm

Holocaust Survivor Talk

Holocaust Survivors share about their wartime experience. Holocaust Survivor Talks last 45 minutes to an hour, and end with a question and answer session with the Survivor.

MAY 4

2:00pm

Author Event: Where Are We Going? Miriam Finder Tasini

Dr. Tasini will talk about her family's three year odyssey through Poland, Russia, Uzbekistan and Iran during World War II. On this twenty thousand mile journey, the family managed to survive imprisonment, hunger and illness. Come list to this inspiring true story of courage and surivival. 

Miriam Finder Tasini, MD. is a practicing psychoanalyst and professor of Psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine. Dr. Tasini was able to rediscover her family history, that inspired Where Are We Going, after returning to Poland in 2001 for work.