Yom HaShoah Community-Wide Commemoration

75 Years After the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising


Sunday, April 15, 2018


Our annual community-wide Yom HaShoah Commemoration will focus on Jewish resistance during the Holocaust and mark the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. 

12 pm: A Tale of Two Families

Conversation with reunited Holocaust survivors Alice Gerstel Weit and Simon Gronowski, her rescuer's son and a survivor of the 20th convoy, the only transport to Auschwitz stopped by a resistance group.

2 pm: Commemoration Ceremony in Pan Pacific Park

Keynote speaker Hon. Nancy H. Rubin, Former U.S. Ambassador to United Nations Commission on Human Rights

The Museum will be open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm with hourly docent-led tours. 

All events free and open to the public. 

No RSVP necessary.  

Parking is available at CBS Television City, 7800 Beverly Blvd. To reserve a parking spot, please complete this form.