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York’s Annual Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Event

January 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

City of York Council’s annual Civic Event for Holocaust Memorial Day, inspired by the theme, ‘The Power Of Words’. An insight into how words have influenced events both past and present and the continued impact they hold.

An evening event hosted by the Lord Mayor and the Civic Party, with speakers, readings, information and the unveiling of our community project, ‘What is the most powerful thing anyone has ever said to you?’.

Civic Event Program:

Richard Dimbleby’s 1945 report

HMD 2018 Official Film Showing

Lord Mayor of York

The Saddest Day Of My Life

Book of poetry, The Camps

The Diary of Anne Frank

Propaganda with speaker Rachel Maskell

What Is The Most Powerful Thing Anyone Has Ever Said To You?

Some Things Go Beyond Words with Dr. Adam Stock

Refugees Welcome Here

Seven Commitments, candle lighting

Booking advised: www.holocaustmemorialdaycivic.eventbrite.co.uk


January 28, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:


City of York Council
Holocaust Memorial Day


York Explore Library
Library Square, Museum Street
York, YO1 7DS
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