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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). As we approach HMD 2020 activities will appear on the map so you can find activities happening near you.

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Sydmar Lodge Care Home HMD Commemoration 2020

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

Residents will attend a commemoration ceremony where information will be given about the genocides that have occurred. Residents will also get the opportunity to give their own personal accounts and thoughts, and some will also do readings. There ...

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Barnet Synagogue HMD service

Saturday, 25 January 2020,

The HMD 2020 Prayer will be read aloud during the morning service and a short talk will be delivered about Holocaust Memorial Day and its significance.

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North London Collegiate School

Thursday, 23 January 2020, - 11:50

I have organised for Noemie Lopian and Derek Niemann to give their talk to Years 11-13 at NLCS. Their talk titled “Speaking Across the Divide” is about Noemie’s father who survived a concentration camp and Derek’s grandfather who was an SS officer...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- VUE HARROW Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- VUE HARROW

Monday, 27 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...

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Foundation Stones

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 11:00

You are invited to paint a commemorative stone which can be placed in the new UK Holocaust Memorial & Learning Centre, in remembrance of the six million Jewish men, women and children murdered in the Holocaust and all other victims of Nazi per...

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Holocaust Memorial Commemoration

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 14:30

This is a public civic event arranged by the London Borough of Barnet.
It is a free, public event and open to the community.
There will be guest speakers to speak on the theme Stand Together and music from the Barnet Band, The London C...

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HMDT's HMD event

Thursday, 30 January 2020,

HMDT staff will be sharing reflections and thoughts on this year's theme, Stand Together.

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An Eveningf of Reflection in words, music and art for HMD

Sunday, 2 February 2020, - 18:00

An annual multi-faith, all age reflection of this year's HMD theme Stand Together and honouring the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz in words, music , dance and art. The Mayor of Barnet will be attending with Mr Mike Freer, MP for...

The Other Schindlers Public

The Other Schindlers

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 19:30 to Saturday, 25 January 2020, 21:00

A talk for Holocaust Memorial Day by Dr Agnes Grunwald Spier MBE a founder trustee of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust.

Agnes will tell the stories of people who risked their lives to save Jews during the Holocaust.

Book your free ...

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Association of Jewish Refugees HMD Service

Thursday, 23 January 2020, - 14:00

The Service will be led by Rabbi Stuart Altshuler and will reflect the theme for HMD 2020, ‘Stand Together’. We will hear from AJR member Frank Bright who is a Auschwitz survivor from Czechoslovakia, 75 years after the liberation of Auschwitz.

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Foundation Stones

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 16:00

You are invited to paint a commemorative stone which can be placed in the new UK Holocaust Memorial & Learning Centre, in remembrance of the six million Jewish men, women and children murdered in the Holocaust and all other victims of Nazi per...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Lee Valley Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Lee Valley

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...

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Foundation Stones

Friday, 31 January 2020, - 17:00

You are invited to paint a commemorative stone which can be placed in the new UK Holocaust Memorial & Learning Centre, in remembrance of the six million Jewish men, women and children murdered in the Holocaust and all other victims of Nazi per...

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Holocaust Memorial Service

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 11:00

A church service with readings from local councillors, MP and school choirs.

Phoenix East Finchley Public

Phoenix East Finchley

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 00:00 to Thursday, 30 January 2020, 12:00

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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Reading HMD 2020 'Evening of Remembrance and Reflection'

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, - 18:30

Reading HMD Partnership is organising an 'evening of remembrance and reflection' at which His Worshipful, The Mayor of Reading Councillor Paul Woodward, The Bishop of Reading Rt Rev. Olivia Graham, and Rabbi Jonathan Romain, Maidenhead Congregatio...

A special lecture with Professor Shirli Gilbert Public

A special lecture with Professor Shirli Gilbert

Monday, 20 January 2020, - 20:00

Displaced Jews: Renewal in the Shadow of the Holocaust
Between 1945 and 1950, Allied-occupied Germany became the temporary home for over a quarter of a million surviving Jews. In this 'waiting room' of history, the world witnessed the most e...

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Holocaust and genocide memorial day event

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, - 19:00

Holocaust and Genocide Memorial Day is commemorated by Brent Council every year to remember the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust, the millions of people killed under Nazi Persecution and in subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, B...

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Survivor Talk

Monday, 24 February 2020, - 10:25

250 Year 10 Fortismere School students coming to the Synagogue to hear Leslie Kleinman talk.
organised via HET