Yom HaShoah Memorial with Guest Speaker Michael Stoll

6:00 pm Movie: The Bielski Brothers: Jerusalem in the Woods
7:00 pm Speaker: Michael Stoll
7:30 pm Candle Lighting with Confirmation Students
7:45 pm Reception


While imprisoned in the Lida Ghetto, Michael Stoll had heard tale of the Bielski partisans and vowed to escape and join the group. That chance came when he and 11 others jumped from a train bound for the Majdanek concentration camp. Finding themselves in the middle of “no man’s land,” they eventually connected with the Bielski Otriad. Michael says, “If it had not been for Tuvia, we would not have survived. He was a good man. A legend.” 

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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
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