Portraits of Our Past: Greek Jews and the Holocaust Exhibition. March 15—April 21. The Holocaust devastated the Jewish communities of Greece, yet many people are unaware of this tragedy. Through powerful photographs and centuries-old artifacts this exhibit documents Jewish life in Greece before, during, and after the Holocaust. This exhibit is provided courtesy of the Foundation for the Advancement of Sephardic Studies and Culture and Kehila Kedosha Janina, Synagogue and Museum.
Greece and the Holocaust: Devastation, Resistance, and Renewal. Sunday, April 7, 2:00 p.m. A special program commemorating the Jews of Greece. Nearly 90% of Greek Jews were murdered in the Holocaust. The museum will honor Greek Holocaust survivors, rescuers, and victims. Guests are invited to view a special multimedia exhibit on Greek Jewry.
The Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County is located on the Welwyn Preserve, 100 Crescent Beach Road in Glen Cove. Call 516-571-8040, ext. 107, or visit www.holocaust-nassau.org for more information. v