Join the Thunder Bay Museum for a reception celebrating the opening of the travelling exhibition, “And in 1948, I came to Canada”: The Holocaust in Six Dates raises awareness about the genocide of the Jews by presenting its history and reflecting on the impacts of racism and discrimination in our society. It commemorates the victims of the Holocaust and honours the survivors who made Canada their new home.
Official remarks from 7:15 to 8:15 PM
- Rabbi David Mivasair – Shaarey Shomayim Synagogue, Thunder Bay
- Dr. Daniel Hannah – President, Shaarey Shomayim Synagogue
- Michael deJong – Curator/Archivist, Thunder Bay Museum
Free Museum Admission during the event. Refreshments will be available.