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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our activity map to see activities that took place to mark HMD 2020 and find activities that may still be happening near you.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman  Glasgow Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Glasgow

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 00:00

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Concert

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 19:00

HMD-20 Scotland to commemorate 75th Anniversary of Liberation of Buchenwald

The year 2020 will be a year of commemoration of two very significant events: 75th Anniversary of the liberation of Buchenwald- notorious Nazi labor camp (11.04.194...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Glasgow Quay Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Glasgow Quay

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

HMD Schools engagement project and final commemorative event Private

HMD Schools engagement project and final commemorative event

Wednesday, 29 January 2020,

Since August 2019 the St Mungo Museum has been working with 15 x S2 pupils from Holyrood and St Andrew's Secondary Schools and Rosshall Academy in Glasgow to explore the meaning of HMD focusing on this year's theme 'Standing Together'. We are a...

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Glasgow City Council Schools HMD Event

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 10:00

The Glasgow Schools HMD event is hosted annually by Glasgow School children to an audience of Local Politicians, Education Staff, HMD Steering Group members and other school children.

The event consists of survivor talks, drama, music and r...

Private

S2 Holocaust Memorial Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

Our second year pupils at Bishopbriggs Academy will take part in our annual Holocaust Memorial Day event. Departments across the school offer workshops to pupils to improve their understanding of the Holocaust and its' relevance today. Senior pupi...

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St Andrews RC Secondary School HMD Assembly

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 08:45 to Monday, 27 January 2020, 15:10

2 S6 pupils from our school visited Auschwitz as part of the Lessons from Auschwitz Programme and will be sharing their experiences with pupils in assemblies throughout the day.

Private

Holocaust Assemblies

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 09:30

A series of five assemblies each covering a different aspect of Holocaust education. Themes included, genocide, survivors, collaborators, rescuers and what a visit to a concentration camp is actually like.

Special Assemblies across two weeks leading up to and after HMD2020 Private

Special Assemblies across two weeks leading up to and after HMD2020

Monday, 24 February 2020, - 09:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 09:00

Special assemblies with year heads for S1/S6 week before 27.1.200.
Week beginning 27.01. 2020
Special assemblies organised by Bearsden History dept with young people from department sharing their learning.
S3 pupils online link...

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Holocaust Memorial Day

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 12:30

The Anne Frank Exhibition will be available to the general public/school children and invited guests in Carmichael Hall on the day.

There will also be a Commemorative event held for schools in the afternoon at Eastwood Park Theatre followed...

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Gathering the Voices

Thursday, 30 January 2020,

The exhibition contains a wealth of fascinating images and visual material that helps to brings to life the experiences of the people who came to Scotland to escape the Holocaust.

The exhibition is an excellent resource to support education...

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Mearns Castle High School Holocaust Memorial 2020

Friday, 17 January 2020, - 09:35 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 14:45

Mearns Castle High School Memorial Events
#standtogether

From Friday 17th January we will embark upon a series of special assemblies, lesson starters and exhibits to acknowledge the Holocaust and subsequent genocide events in Cambodia...

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Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 - Stand Together

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 17:30

We are hosting a n evening of remembrance on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and to commemorate Jane Haining Scotland's Auschwitz Herione - Jane died at Birkenau in 1944 after being arrested for her work at the ...

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HOLOCAUST PRESENTATIONS

Wednesday, 29 January 2020,

Gathering the Voices mobile Exhibition was displayed at the Hub in Calderwood Lodge Primary School.
Over 300 pupils from St. Clares Primary, Carolside Primary, Hillview Primary, and Kirkhill Primary visited the exhibition and listened to 2nd...

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PSHE Insert

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

Each class will have a lesson on the liberation of Auschwitz during week beginning 27 January- (42 lessons in total)

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ECG Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

We will hold a moment of silence at 1pm, and have some interactive info points in the garden. Refreshments also available

Stand Together Public

Stand Together

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 10:00 to Sunday, 26 July 2020, 17:00

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau on the 27th of January.

Six million Jewish men, women and children died at the brutal hands of the Nazis and their collaborators. The Nazis persecution continued ...

Stand Togehter Private

Stand Togehter

Monday, 13 January 2020,

We studied the Holocaust in classes and watched some films of survivors speaking and telling their testimony. We then prepared our Holocaust Display using the flame logo of HMD which we displayed in school and on our school app. We observed a mi...