Calendar of Events for 2016

CALENDAR OF EVENTS for 2016

JHC Social Club guest speaker: Dean Cohen, Chairperson of Camp Sababa will give a lecture on "The New Generation of Jewish Leadership".

Dean has developed a passion for working with people with special needs after a few life-changing years working in various roles in the industry, with no experience more memorable than accompanying a group of 10 people with special needs to Israel in 2010.

Event Details

  • Event Date Thursday 17 March
  • Event Type Public Lecture
  • Venue Jewish Holocaust Centre
  • Venue Address 13-15 Selwyn St
    Elsternwick 3185
  • Bookings & Enquiries Enquiries: Barbara Sacks on 0404 224 498 or barbaras9@bigpond.com
    Office: 9528 1985 or admin@jhc.org.au

Wagner's Jews (2013) 55 mins
Directed & Written by Hilan Warshaw
USA / Germany, English, German, Hebrew & English subtitles

A fascinating attempt to unravel the mystery of Richard Wagner and the Jews.

Event Details

  • Event Date Sunday 6 March
  • Event Type Film Screening
  • Venue Jewish Holocaust Centre
  • Venue Address 13-15 Selwyn St
    Elsternwick 3185
  • Bookings & Enquiries 9528 1985 or admin@jhc.org.au

The Jewish Holocaust Centre, Zionism Victoria and the Lamm Jewish Library of Australia are pleased to present Eldad Beck, Journalist & Author, who will give a lecture on "Germany at Odds: from the Shoah to the Present".

Event Details

  • Event Date Sunday 28 February
  • Event Type Public Lecture
  • Venue Jewish Holocaust Centre
  • Venue Address 13-15 Selwyn St
    Elsternwick 3185
  • Bookings & Enquiries 03 9272 5611 or info@ljla.org.au

JHC Social Club, Guest Speaker, Julie Szego, Lawyer & Journalist will give a lecture on “The story behind a miscarriage of justice.”

Julie Szego worked as a lawyer before she switched to journalism. She subsequently served for 12 years at The Age as a social affairs’ reporter, senior writer, leader writer and columnist. She wrote a monthly column for The Australian Jewish News for seven years, contributed to a book of essays on Australian Jewish culture and edited and interpreted her father’s 2001 memoir, Two Prayers to One God.

Event Details

  • Event Date Thursday 18 February
  • Event Type Public Lecture
  • Venue Jewish Holocaust Centre
  • Venue Address 13-15 Selwyn St
    Elsternwick
  • Bookings & Enquiries Barbara Sacks on 0404 224 498 or barbaras9@bigpond.com
    9528 1985 or admin@jhc.org.au

UN Holocaust Memorial Day:
The Holocaust and Human Dignity

Keynote Speaker:
His Excellency Dr Helmut Böck
Ambassador of the Republic of Austria

Testimony: Mr Moshe Fiszman
Holocaust Survivor

Event Details

  • Event Date Wednesday 27 January
  • Event Type Commemoration
  • Venue Glen Eira Town Hall
  • Venue Address Cnr Glen Eira & Hawthorn Rds
    Caulfield
  • Bookings & Enquiries JHC: 9528 1985 or admin@jhc.org.au
    JCCV: 9272 5566