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August 2017
Free

An Action-Oriented Conversation & “Newtown” Film Screening

August 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
USF St. Pete Campus University Student Center,
200 6th Ave South
St. Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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AN ACTION-ORIENTED CONVERSATION ABOUT BUILDING STRONGER & SAFER COMMUNITIES Join fellow community members for a conversation about building stronger & safer communities, following a special viewing of "Newtown," a documentary on the sense of community after the scathing mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Film Screening of “Newtown” at 6:00 p.m. Community Discussion at 7:45 p.m. Free and open to the public! Light refreshments and appetizers will be served prior to the film screening. To reserve your seat, please…

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September 2017

Exhibition Opening: The Holocaust and the Book of Fire by Murray Zimiles

September 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Florida Holocaust Museum,
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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On display September 2, 2017 – December 31, 2017 The paintings, drawings, prints, and artist's books by Murray Zimiles are graphic statements meant to engage and propel the viewer into a whirlwind of fire and devastation.  In these powerful works, Zimiles deals with issues like the absence of God during the Holocaust and the absence of civilization.  Zimiles is the stepson of Holocaust Survivor and felt obligated as an artist to deal with the subject. Murray Zimiles was born in…

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A Former Skinhead Speaks Out Against Hate

September 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Eckerd College, Fox Hall,
4200 54th Ave South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711 United States
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Frank Meeink, author of Autobiography of a Recovering Skinhead, will share his personal story at Eckerd College on Thursday, September 7, 2017.  Frank Meeink was a skinhead at age 13. By age 17, he had his own cable-access TV show, "The Reich" and he was roaming the country as a skinhead leader and Neo-Nazi recruiter, with gangs that would beat people indiscriminately. At age 18, he was finally arrested and convicted of kidnapping and beating a member of a rival…

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Exhibition Opening Reception & Performance with Keep St Pete Lit

September 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Florida Holocaust Museum,
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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Opening Reception & Performance for The FHM’s new exhibition The Holocaust and the Book of Fire. The Florida Holocaust Museum is pleased to present the exhibition The Holocaust and the Book of Fire by Murray Zimiles. The exhibition opening reception will take place on Saturday, September 9th at 5:30 p.m. and in conjunction with Keep St Pete Lit and the Second Saturday ArtWalk, nine writers will perform their short stories, poems, and imaginings inspired by this exhibition. The paintings, drawings, prints, and…

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February 2018

“Operation Finale: The Capture & Trial of Adolf Eichmann” Exhibition Opening

February 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Florida Holocaust Museum,
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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The Florida Holocaust Museum is thrilled to announce the blockbuster exhibition Operation Finale: The Capture & Trial of Adolf Eichmann is coming to the Museum in February 2018!  “Operation Finale: The Capture & Trial of Adolf Eichmann is an extraordinary exhibition. It engages your intellect at the start and tears your heart out by the end.”  -Cleveland Jewish News “A Holocaust Museum smash.” -Chicago Tribune Operation Finale: The Capture & Trial of Adolf Eichmann is the first exhibition in the United States to fully…

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