The JHC Social Club Guest Speaker, Cheryl Koenig OAM, will give a lecture on "My Australian Story".
Cheryl Koenig OAM, is a Sydney-based writer and motivational speaker.
The Jewish Holocaust will be screening the film "Ship of Fools" (1965) 150 mins
Directed by Stanley Kramer
When an eclectic group of passengers boards a cruise ship bound for pre-war Germany, they form a microcosm of 1930s society.
Important Announcement for recipients of compensation payments from Germany.
Registered recipients of German compensation can have their ‘Life Certificates’ endorsed officially at the Jewish Holocaust Centre on Thursday 30 July, between 2:00pm and 4:00pm.
The Jewish Holocaust Centre will be screening the film Beatriz's War (A Guerra Da Beatriz) (2013) 98 mins.
Directed by Luigi Acquisto & Bety Reis.
East Timor’s award - winning first feature film, Beatriz’s War (A Guerra da Beatriz), is the haunting, passionate story of one woman’s conviction to remain true to the man she loves and the country for which she fought.
JHC Social Club guest speaker, Sam Tatarka, President of the Zionist Council of Victoria, will give a lecture on “BDS - Its impacts, real and imagined”.
Sam Tatarka is President of the Zionist Council of Victoria, roof body of 52 communal Jewish organisations that consider Israel and Zionism central to their activities. He was first elected to the honorary position of President in November 2010 at the Council’s Annual Assembly and reelected in November 2012 for a further two-year term.
Explore Melbourne survivor testimonies and artefacts through these three Digibooks created in partnership with ABC Splash.
The Jewish Holocaust Centre recently held a ceremony of recognition to mark the inordinate act of courage of Mrs Constance Koster, a 95-year-old Melbourne-based Dutch woman. Mrs Koster’s story is remarkable.
As a young girl serving in the Dutch underground, she smuggled many Jewish babies and children to safety during the Nazi occupation.