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Monday, April 17, 2023 - 7:00 PM PDT
In Person at Temple Isaiah and Online

Join the community in remembrance and solidarity. 


First, Second and Third generation speakers will share "Stories of Resilience."

Admission is free and open to the public. To watch the commemoration online, visit:

Convened by the Contra Costa JCC.

Sponsors: Beth Chaim Congregation, Congregation Beth Emek, Congregation B’nai Shalom, Congregation B’nai Tikvah, Sinai Memorial Chapel, and Temple Isaiah.

Co-sponsors: Contra Costa Jewish Day School, Contra Costa Midrasha, Diablo Valley Hadassah, East Bay Holocaust Education Center, East Bay International Jewish Film Festival, Israeli American Council, JEICOR, Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation, New Lehrhaus, and The Reutlinger Community.


Author Events: April 3 and April 16

April 3, 2:00 PM: Overture of Hope: Two Sisters' Daring Plan That Saved Opera's Jewish stars from Third Reich with Isabel Vincent. Register here.


April 16, 4:00 PM: The Postmistress of Paris with Meg Waite Clayton. Register here.   

April 20, 7:00 PM

Author and historian Fred Rosenbaum explores the history of the Jewish community in Norway in association with the Norwegian WWII drama Betrayed. Register here for the presentation and film.

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