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January 2017
Free

GHRAM lecture “They Were Neighbors” by Jan T. Gross and showing of the film “Aftermath” in Sarasota

January 12, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Temple Beth Sholom,
1050 S Tuttle Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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The Florida Holocaust Museum in partnership with The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee and Temple Beth Sholom Presents: “They Were Neighbors” January 12, 2017 @ 6:30 P.M. Temple Beth Sholom 1050 S Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34237 The Florida Holocaust Museum presents a Genocide and Human Rights Awareness Movement (GHRAM) lecture by Jan T. Gross titled “They Were Neighbors” in conjunction with the showing of Aftermath, a 2012 Polish film inspired by Mr. Gross’ historical book Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in…

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Opening of “Courage and Compassion: The Legacy of the Bielski Brothers”

January 14, 2017
Florida Holocaust Museum,
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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An original, award-winning FHM exhibition, Courage and Compassion: The Legacy of the Bielski Brothers chronicles the Bielski brothers’ story. This exhibition, presented nationally by Bank of America, is a multi-media presentation showcasing the heroic efforts of three brothers who helped save more than 1,200 people while living in the forest during World War II. Three brothers, Tuvia, Asael and Zus Bielski, took refuge from the Nazis in the forests surrounding Novogrudok, Belarus. In the forest, they formed a community of men,…

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Opening of “The Greatest Crime of the War: The Armenian Genocide During World War I”

January 28, 2017
Florida Holocaust Museum,
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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The Greatest Crime of the War: The Armenian Genocide During World War I recounts the history of the genocide and the conditions which led to it as well as its legacy. The mass murder of the Armenian people in Anatolia, now referred to by most historians and human rights organizations as “The Armenian Genocide,” destroyed a civilization that had resided in Anatolia for thousands of years.  On display January 28, 2017 – June 25, 2017 at The Florida Holocaust Museum.

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February 2017

Opening of “Holocaust By Bullets”

February 11, 2017
Florida Holocaust Museum,
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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Holocaust  By  Bullets  features  ten  years  of  field  investigations  in  the  former  Soviet  Union  by  Yahad – In  Unum. Yahad – In Unum, founded by French Catholic Priest Father Patrick Desbois, presents its painstaking research in a succinct yet approachable manner that enables the visitor to uncover, step‐by‐step, the crime committed against Jews and Roma by the Nazi killing units.  Known as the “Holocaust by Bullets”, the systematic  killing  of  all  Jews  started  before  the  creation  of  concentration  camps  and  continued…

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Opening of “Jehovah’s Witnesses: Faith Under Fire”

February 18, 2017
Florida Holocaust Museum,
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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Jehovah's Witnesses: Faith Under Fire is an exhibition that focuses on Jehovah’s Witnesses in the Holocaust.  Jehovah’s Witnesses, a Christian community of 35,000 in Germany and occupied lands, refused to confirm to the Nazi ideology of hate. They suffered severely for their belief in nonviolence and their utter rejection of racism. Thrown into Nazi camps, they became eyewitnesses of Nazi genocide. This exhibition documents the story of Jehovah’s Witnesses in the Holocaust and provides an in depth look at ordinary people…

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To Life: The FHM’s 25th Anniversary Celebration!

February 25, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

To Life: The FHM’s 25th Anniversary February 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. The Renaissance Vinoy Resort 501 5th Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701        Tickets for To Life: 25th Anniversary are sold out. To be added to the waiting list, please contact Terrie Maines at 727.820.0100 x249 or Alecia Trauscht at 727.820.0100 x251 To Life: The FHM’s 25th Anniversary is a celebration of the Past, Present, and Future of The Florida Holocaust Museum, featuring Keynote Speaker David…

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March 2017
Free

Love Lives Here: No Place For Hate

March 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Florida Holocaust Museum,
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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Community Plans “Love Lives Here” Event At The Florida Holocaust Museum March 9, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. The Florida Holocaust Musuem Mayor Kriseman, community leaders, and faith organizations are holding a “Love Lives Here" event at The Florida Holocaust Museum in St. Petersburg on March 9 to stand in solidarity with those who have been targeted by acts of hate. This event has a goal of encouraging a community-wide response by institutions and individuals to create greater understanding and connection…

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