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Each year tens of thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our map to see activities that happened for HMD 2022.

Books & Banter Reading Group Public

Books & Banter Reading Group

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 15:30 to Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 16:30

Ballymena Library presents "Books & Banter" monthly reading group featuring "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr.

Writer's Block Creative Writing Group Public

Writer's Block Creative Writing Group

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 10:30 to Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 12:30

Ballymena Library presents "Writer's Block" a creative writing session looking at Holocaust Memorial Day themes.

Private

45th Belfast Scout Group

Monday, 17 January 2022, - 19:00

45th Belfast Scout Group doing a lesson/workshop with the Young People on the Holocaust

Private

Holocaust Memorial Day Service of Remembrance

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 17:00

As part of Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council’s Holocaust Memorial Day activity an evening of remembrance will be held on Sunday 23 January 2022 from 5-7pm at the Holocaust Memorial in Monkstown.

Northern Ireland Regional Commemoration to mark HMD 2022 Public

Northern Ireland Regional Commemoration to mark HMD 2022

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

Organised by The Executive Office with Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, this year the Northern Ireland Regional Commemoration will take place in City Hall, Belfast on the evening of Wednesday 26 January 2022 from 7pm.
The event will include sur...

Queering Holocaust Studies: New Frameworks For Understanding Nazi Homophobia Public

Queering Holocaust Studies: New Frameworks For Understanding Nazi Homophobia

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 19:00 to Monday, 24 January 2022, 20:30

As part of LGBTQI+ Holocaust Memorial & Act of Remembrance 2022 you are invited to a lecture delivered by Professor William J. Spurlin on the experiences of gay men and lesbian women under National Socialism.

To attend the event in pers...

Public

Message from the Mayor

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

Message from Lisburn City Council for the Mayor, Young people from Youth council and chairperson

From Auschwitz to Ulster: One Day That Changed Lives Public

From Auschwitz to Ulster: One Day That Changed Lives

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 15:00

The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day is ‘One Day’. Scott Edgar of WartimeNI will look at ‘one day’ in history that changed the lives of young Jews from across Europe following the liberation of one of the most notorious concentration camps, Auschw...

Fate Unknown: Tracing the Missing after the Holocaust Public

Fate Unknown: Tracing the Missing after the Holocaust

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 14:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland is delighted to welcome Elise Bath who will be speaking about a remarkable and little-known archive, the International Tracing Service Archive.

By the end of World...

Public

Confronting Hate: Lessons from Holocaust and Genocide Studies

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

This online presentation organised by Belfast City Council and hosted by Professor James Waller will draw on his face-to-face interviews with perpetrators of genocide and mass atrocity. His presentation will explore how ordinary people become ca...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Exhibition

Thursday, 20 January 2022, - 10:00 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 10:00

Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council is remembering Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 with a special exhibition providing a detailed timeline account of the Nazi movement over the period from 1933-1945. The exhibition is a joint initiative between ...

One Day Public

One Day

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 14:00

One Day : A creative writing session exploring the Holocaust Memorial Day theme.

The Pianist: 20th anniversary screening Public

The Pianist: 20th anniversary screening

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:30

In this adaptation of the autobiography “The Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man’s Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945,” Wladyslaw Szpilman (Adrien Brody), a Polish Jewish radio station pianist, sees Warsaw change gradually as World War II ...

Public

Farm Girl by Jane Coyle - A reading

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:30

Farm Girl is a dramatic monologue, with music, written and read by Jane Coyle. The real-life setting is a farm in the County Down coastal village of Millisle, where Jewish refugees found safe haven during World War II. The central character - the...

Public

STUMBLE STONES

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Exhibition- The kindness of strangers towards strangers. Young children arriving in Northern Ireland on the Kindertransports.

Public

Video Poem

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 20:00

Lord Mayor, Alderman Glenn Barr of Armagh City , Banbridge and Craigavon Borough, lights a candle as part of Holocaust Memorial, he will introduce a video poem by Csillia Toldy, commissioned by The Northern Ireland Executive. Local Schools from...