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Holocaust Center Events

As part of our mission to ensure that future generations understand the lessons of the Holocaust and other genocides—and that they impart them to their children—the JFCS Holocaust Center offers educational programs for parents, teachers, students, and others in the community who are interested in learning about this significant part of history. You will find our upcoming programs below. Unless noted otherwise, all programs are free.

Europe’s Underground Railroad with Megan Koreman

Wed., Oct. 3, 2018
7:00 – 8:30 pm
Jewish Community Library
1835 Ellis St., San Francisco

Hear from Megan Koreman, author of The Escape Line: How the Ordinary Heroes of Dutch-Paris Resisted the Nazi Occupation of Western Europe. Program is presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Library. Learn More >

The Obligation

Thu., Oct. 11 – Sun., Nov. 4
Potrero Stage
1695 18th Street, San Francisco

We are proud to partner with The Mitzvah Project and PlayGround to present The Obligation, an acclaimed one-person Holocaust drama written and performed by Roger Grunwald. Tickets start at $12. Learn More >

The Order of the Day with Éric Vuillard

Wed., Nov. 7, 2018
7:00 – 8:30 pm
Jewish Community Library
1835 Ellis St., San Francisco

Meet Éric Vuillard, award-winning author of The Order of the Day. This behind-the-scenes account of the manipulation, hubris, and greed that led to Nazi Germany’s annexation of Austria dismantles the myth of an effortless victory. Program is presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Library. Learn More >

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