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Yom HaShoah on May 4 at Beth Jacob

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The 2014 Twin Cities Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Commemoration took place Sunday night at Temple of Aaron Synagogue in St. Paul. At the conclusion of the program, survivors assembled on the bima, holding yahrzeit candles, and sang "Hatikvah" and "America the Beautiful." The event is sponsored by the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), Children of Holocaust Survivors Association in Minnesota (CHAIM), Temple of Aaron Synagogue, Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul and Minneapolis Jewish Federation.

The 2014 Twin Cities Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Commemoration took place at Temple of Aaron Synagogue in St. Paul. At the conclusion of the program, survivors assembled on the bima, holding yahrzeit candles, and sang “Hatikvah” and “America the Beautiful.”

This year’s commemoration will feature speaker discussing Nazi-looted artworks

The 2016 Twin Cities Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Commemoration will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, at Beth Jacob Congregation, 1179 Victoria Curve, St. Paul.

Donald S. Burris, a leading expert in the pursuit of art stolen by the Nazis before and during World War II, and co-counsel on the Nazi looted-art case that inspired the recent film, Woman in Gold, will speak at the commemoration.

For more information visit www.minndakjcrc.org.

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