Generations- ONSITE REGISTRATION FOR GENERATIONS IS NOW AVAILABLE. Online registration is closed. Please call 516-571-8040 for further information or questions.
Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Online registration is closed.
ON-SITE REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE.
Please call 516-571-8040 for further information or questions.
”Please join us as we honor living witnesses to the Holocaust and celebrate their enduring legacies (after you click order now you will see the list of morning and afternoon activities you can choose. Please note you need to register individually if you are choosing different workshops to attend and lunch is included in registration fee)
This historic and unprecedented conference, Generations, is a multigenerational event honoring Holocaust Survivors, Liberators, Righteous Among the Nations, and their Descendants.
The all-day conference will take place at, and is co-sponsored by, Hofstra University on Sunday, June 8, 2014.
The event is chaired by Boris Chartan, a Holocaust Survivor and founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center.
We will welcome people and institutions from across New York and the East Coast including many notable organizations, please visit www.hmtcli.org to see a complete listing of our honored Promotional, In-Kind and Financial Sponsors.
The program features films, workshops, panel discussions, eyewitness testimony, and noted speakers, including:
Major General Sidney Shachnow (ret.)--Holocaust Survivor and former Commander of the U.S. Special Forces
Dr. Bernd Wollschlaeger--Son of Wehrmacht officer who rejected his father’s Nazism by converting to Judaism
H.E. Ambassador Ferit Hoxha--Permanent Representative of Albania to the United Nations.
Refreshments will be available throughout the day. In addition to recognizing and honoring Survivors and educating the public about the history of the Holocaust, we will also be reaching out to isolated Survivors to offer them a caring network of human services.
When & Where
Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center of Nassau County
The mission of the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County is to teach the history of the Holocaust and its lessons through education and community outreach. We teach about the dangers of antisemitism, racism, bullying and all other manifestations of intolerance. We promote resistance to prejudice and advocate respect for every human being.
The museum presents a detailed and comprehensive chronicle of the Holocaust, and utilizes multimedia displays, artifacts, archival footage, testimonies from local Survivors and Liberators, and has a special gallery for changing exhibits.
The museum is recommended for ages 10 and older.
Monday-Friday 10:00 am – 4:30 pm.
Saturday, Sunday & holidays 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm.
Saturdays and holidays, guided tours begin at 1:30 pm.
Sundays, guided tours begin at 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm.
Most weekdays, docents available for guided tours. Call to reserve.
Requested admission donation:
For more information, please call: 516-571-8040