May 5, 2019
Jewish Community Campus
5801 West 115th Street
Overland Park, Kansas
This event is free and open to the public.
The community is invited to attend this year’s service, commemorating the 76th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising and the 56th anniversary of the dedication of Kansas City’s Memorial to the Six Million. Diane Azorsky, daughter of Holocaust survivor Ernest D. Mayer, will chair the program, which will feature the traditional lighting of six candles in memory of the six million Jewish victims.This year’s featured speaker is MCHE’s executive director, Jean Zeldin, who will describe changes to Holocaust remembrance and education over the past 25 years.