Join the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh for our 2021 Yom HaShoah Commemoration Program.
Date and Time: Thu, April 8, 2021 @ 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM PDT
Throughout its 40 year history, the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh has held the commemoration every year thereafter, making it the cornerstone our yearly programming.
In keeping with our 2020-2021 program theme of “40 Years of the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh”, this year’s commemoration will include photographs and mementos of the many commemorations the Center has held over the past 40 years.
ABOUT: Yom HaShoah
Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, is the day set aside to remember the approximately six-million Jewish victims of the Holocaust. In Israel, it is a national
Yom HaShoah was inaugurated in 1959, anchored in a law signed by then Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion and Israeli President Yitzhak Ben-Zvi. It is held on the 27th of the Jewish month of Nisan. Because the 27th of Nisan changes each year on the secular calendar, the date of the commemoration varies year to year.
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|Yom HaShoah: Holocaust Remembrance Day Program 2021|
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|Date||Thursday April 08|
|Time||8:00 AM - 9:00 AM|
|Organizer/Author||Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh|
|Online commemoration program|
Added to the calendar on Sunday Feb 21st, 2021 10:27 AM