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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.

Private

Film Screening of 'The Book Thief'

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:30

A film screening and discussion about 'The Book Thief' to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day with students in year 7-9.

Public

Builth Wells Heritage Society

Saturday, 22 January 2022,

Our Heritage Front Window will be full of a display consisting of books, cuttings, memorabilia etc.

Stafford Three Parishes Eucharist: after HMD Public

Stafford Three Parishes Eucharist: after HMD

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 10:00

The Stafford Three Parishes Eucharist. Principal celebrant and preacher: The Bishop of Lichfield. The Bishop is Chair of the Council for Christians and Jews and was awarded an OBE for his contribution to Inter-Faith relations in London

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:00

A special church service to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.
We will hear a presentation on the Holocaust and other Genocides in relation to the theme 'One Day', and will then have a service of remembrance, and vow 'Never Again!' together.

Public

York's Jewish Story: 1170 to present

Wednesday, 8 December 2021,

A new exhibition in partnership with York Liberal Jewish Community

Open until February 6 2022
Included in general admission

An exciting new community exhibition, in partnership with York Liberal Jewish Community, is now open a...

Public

York Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Event Online

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, - 18:30

York is proud to be welcoming author, Lucy Adlington as our keynote speaker. Lucy will reflect on her recent and remarkably moving book The Dressmakers of Auschwitz. The True Story of the Women Who Sewed to Survive.

At the height of the Hol...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Vigil

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 17:45 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 19:00

To commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day we will hold an online vigil on Thursday 27 January 2022, from 5:45pm to 7pm via Zoom. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we have had to move away from the usual public gathering in the Winter Garden. The vigil will...

Public

HMD Short Film

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

This year Rotherham Council will be producing a short video featuring local faith leaders and representatives from the Council centred around the theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 which is “One Day”.

This year’s Holocaust Memorial Day i...

Public

Book Discussion

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:30

From 7th January to 31st January 2022 we will be having a display of books - fiction and non-fiction to help commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.
This event will be an opportunity to discuss these books and share your reading experiences.

Public

Book Display

Friday, 7 January 2022, - 09:30 to Thursday, 3 February 2022, 17:00

A display of books - fiction and non-fiction to help commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day. Books are available for free loan to members of Derbyshire Libraries.

Private

Memorial flames

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:25 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 10:55

Firstly showed the Time Magazine picture of the Bosnian Concentration Camp prisoner, which many pupils assumed was taken during the Holocaust. We discussed the meaning of Genocide and watched Mindu’s Story. Pupils then chose an information sheet ...

Public

One Day - Bosnia

Thursday, 13 January 2022, - 09:30 to Tuesday, 1 February 2022, 15:00

Display about the genocide in Bosnia 1995, supported by books about the holocaust and all genocide. These will be available for the public to borrow.

Public

Chesterfield Equality and Diversity Forum online HMD event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

This year, the forum will be coming together to mark Holocaust Memorial Day virtually.
Our guest speaker is Anita Peleg from Generation 2 Generation, who will be speaking about her Mother, Naomi Blake.
Naomi was born in 1924 in Czecho...

Public

An afternoon of reflections

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 14:30

An afternoon of reflections

One day at a time
Music
One day in the future

Join us in person or online here

Private

Holocaust Memorial Liturgy

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:30

Every day this week each year group have had a collective assembly led by Mrs Hamilton, a History teacher. During the assembly Mrs Hamilton focused on the theme of 'One Day' and the significance of certain dates, including the further genocides th...

Private

Harlaw Academy Remembers

Monday, 17 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 4 February 2022, 15:00

An exhibition in the library about the Holocaust for pupils and staff to visit. Ceremony on the 27th with viewing of this year's HMD film followed by poetry reading and lighting of a candle. Pupils and staff asked to sign the Harlaw Academy Book...

Private

HMD Doncaster

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:00

Doncaster Council representatives will assemble at the Memorial Stone to say a few words and prayers before laying a wreath to mark HMD. A video of the ceremony will be released on the @DoncsterHMD twitter page later in the day.

Public

The Road Less Travelled

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:30

The Road Less Travelled…
Jenny’s mum, Elizabeth Mary Lis, is the only Jewish baby found to have been hidden in the UK during WW2.

We look at the journey that Jenny Milne undertook to trace the roots of her family who had been devasta...

Public

The Road Less Travelled

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:30

Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) – is held internationally on 27 January to remember the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust alongside the millions of other people killed under Nazi persecution of other groups and in genocides that followed...

Public

'One Day - Past, Present and Future'

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 09:00

A short film, produced locally by the Trustees and friends of the Josef Herman Foundation, will look at three 'One Day's'.
The first One Day will be a day in the past, the time of the Holocaust, where we will hear Josef Herman's own words re...