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Holocaust Survivors Remember

Event Type: Adult Services
Date: 4/23/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
Description:
 Children during the Holocaust, Sheila Gerber and Gitta Fajerstein tell their stories of survival. Gitta was born in Berlin and in 1939, the Gestapo arrested her father and murdered him. Gitta and her sister were smuggled into Holland and began their harrowing journey to escape the Nazis. Sheila was born in Lithuania in the Kovno Ghetto. She was smuggled out and raised by a Lithuanian farm family but her parents were killed by the Nazis. This event is part of the One Book, Everybody Reads series. Funding provided by Friends of the Library. (This year's book - Mischling by Affinity Konar.)

Location: Auditorium
Link: One Book, Everybody Reads