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Righteous Medals awarded in Warsaw

Righteous Medals awarded in Warsaw

Added 2012-08-31

Last Friday, on August 31, 2012, the Nożyk Synagogue in Warsaw staged a ceremony of awarding the Righteous Among the Nations medals. This...

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Bełchatów Regional Museum invites you to two exhibitions

Bełchatów Regional Museum invites you to two exhibitions

Added 2012-08-31

In order to mark the 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Bełchatów Ghetto, the Regional Museum has mounted two exhibitions...

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The 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Radom ghetto

The 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Radom ghetto

Added 2012-08-31

In August 1942, the Germans slaughtered most of the thirty thousand Jews residing in Radom. Resursa Obywatelska and the Jan Kochanowski...

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The promotion of a book about Gdańsk Jews

The promotion of a book about Gdańsk Jews

Added 2012-08-30

This Monday, on September 3rd, Staromiejski City Hall in Gdańsk will hold a meeting promoting Samuel Echt’s book called ‘Dzieje...

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The opening of an exhibition on Jewry from Śląskie/Katowickie Province in 1945-1970

The opening of an exhibition on Jewry from Śląskie/Katowickie Province in 1945-1970

Added 2012-08-30

On September 6th, Górnośląskie Museum in Bytom will hold a panel conference called ‘Trudne decyzje. Wpływ wydarzeń Marca 1968...

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Będzin was awarded for restoring the ‘Mizrachi’ prayer house

Będzin was awarded for restoring the ‘Mizrachi’ prayer house

Added 2012-08-29

 On August 20th, 2012, at 11 am, the Royal Castle in Warsaw staged the annual gala of the ‘Restoration of the Year’ Competition. The...

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A new school term at the Pardes Yeshiva

A new school term at the Pardes Yeshiva

Added 2012-08-29

This Sunday, on September 2nd, the seventh school term at the Pardes Yeshiva will commence. Everyone who is interested is welcome to...

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SKIERNIEWICER – a project in memory of Skierniewice Jews

SKIERNIEWICER – a project in memory of Skierniewice Jews

Added 2012-08-29

Izba Historii Skierniewic (IHS), Teatr Realistyczny Theater (TR) and Art de Grand would like to invite you to SKIERNIEWICER, a project...

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The 70th anniversary of the Allgemeine Gehsperre

The 70th anniversary of the Allgemeine Gehsperre

Added 2012-08-28

September 2012 marks the 70th anniversary of the so-called Wielka Szpera (Allgemeine Gehspere, General Curfew) – an action carried out...

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Testimonies of Holocaust victims from Kielce

Testimonies of Holocaust victims from Kielce

Added 2012-08-28

Ośrodek Myśli Patriotycznej i Obywatelskiej has recently published a book called ‘Zza drutów getta w Kielcach’, which comprises...

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The premier of a book about Mordechaj Chaim Rumkowski

The premier of a book about Mordechaj Chaim Rumkowski

Added 2012-08-28

The Polish Center for Holocaust Research has the pleasure of inviting you to the premier of Monika Polit’s book entitled ‘Moja...

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A Jewish cemetery in Urzędów defaced

A Jewish cemetery in Urzędów defaced

Added 2012-08-28

Rubbish and smashed alcohol bottles, a monument to Holocaust victims scribbled with paint. This is the scene at the Jewish cemetery in...

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Let’s preserve the Nowy Korczyn synagogue!

Let’s preserve the Nowy Korczyn synagogue!

Added 2012-08-27

A few days ago, we received an email from Andrzej Woźniak from Krakow, expressing his distress about the condition of the synagogue in...

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The opening of an exhibition in the Jewish Galicia Museum

The opening of an exhibition in the Jewish Galicia Museum

Added 2012-08-27

On September 6th, the Jewish Galicia Museum will inaugurate an exhibition called ‘Po drugiej stronie Tory. Wojenne portrety z...

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A meeting on Janusz Korczak’s book

A meeting on Janusz Korczak’s book

Added 2012-08-27

On September 6th, at 6 pm, the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw and the W.A.B publishing house would like to welcome you to a...

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The Museum of the History of Polish Jews invites you to a nostalgic evening in Muranów

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews invites you to a nostalgic evening in Muranów

Added 2012-08-24

This Saturday, on August 25, the Museum of the History of Polish Jews has the pleasure of inviting you to a sentimental stroll around...

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The Singer’s Warsaw Festival take nine

The Singer’s Warsaw Festival take nine

Added 2012-08-24

From August 25th to September 2nd, the 9th edition of the Singer’s Warsaw Festival will take place....

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The Jewish cemetery in Zduńska Wola opened to the public

The Jewish cemetery in Zduńska Wola opened to the public

Added 2012-08-24

Today, the Jewish cemetery in Zduńska Wola will be available for the public, who will have an opportunity to visit the necropolis and...

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The 70th anniversary of the annihilation of Limanowa Jews

The 70th anniversary of the annihilation of Limanowa Jews

Added 2012-08-24

Yesterday, the Regional Museum in Limanowa (Muzeum Regionalne Ziemi Limanowski Muzeum Regionalnym Ziemi Limanowskiej w Limanowskiej w...

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The last Klezmer outdoor concert in Białystok

The last Klezmer outdoor concert in Białystok

Added 2012-08-23

Ludwik Zamenhoff Center in Białystok has the pleasure of inviting you to the last Klezmer outdoor concert, which will take place on...

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‘Guardians of Memory’ Exhibition in Secemin

‘Guardians of Memory’ Exhibition in Secemin

Added 2012-08-23

As part of the 1st edition of the Days of Jewish History and Culture in Secemin, an outdoor exhibition called ‘Strażnicy pamięci’...

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Ordering the Jewish cemetery in Pszczyna

Ordering the Jewish cemetery in Pszczyna

Added 2012-08-22

On August 19, 2012, another action of restoring the Jewish cemetery took place. Through the...

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The 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Węgrów Ghetto

The 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Węgrów Ghetto

Added 2012-08-22

From September 21-23, 2012, the Social Committee for the 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Węgrów Ghetto is in the process...

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Memorial ceremonies at the 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Łasko Ghetto

Memorial ceremonies at the 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Łasko Ghetto

Added 2012-08-21

August 19th 2012 marked the 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the ghetto. On this occasion, at 4...

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The unveiling of a memorial obelisk in Gorlice

The unveiling of a memorial obelisk in Gorlice

Added 2012-08-21

Last Sunday, August 19th, an obelisk commemorating the dramatic liquidation of the Gorlice Ghetto was unveiled on the square on...

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A rare discovery in Sokołów Podlaski

A rare discovery in Sokołów Podlaski

Added 2012-08-21

Last Monday, on August 20th, 2012, the Sokołów Podlaski Municipality Office received a unique gift. Police officer Marcin Uściński...

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The 70th anniversary of the shipment of Myślenice Jews

The 70th anniversary of the shipment of Myślenice Jews

Added 2012-08-20

This Wednesday, August 22nd marks the 70th anniversary of the extermination of Myślenice Jews. ‘Wspólnota Myślenica’...

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Matzevot in the Radom airport

Matzevot in the Radom airport

Added 2012-08-17

Parts of matzevot have been discovered on the construction site where an airport will be built in Radom. The press spokesmen of the Port...

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The 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Kielce Ghetto

The 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Kielce Ghetto

Added 2012-08-17

The Jan Karski Association has the pleasure of inviting you to the ceremonies marking the 70th liquidation of the Kielce Ghetto. The...

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Tel Aviv on the Vistula!

Tel Aviv on the Vistula!

Added 2012-08-17

Tel Aviv will move to the Vistula River! To visit, simply go to the ‘La Playa: Warszawa – Tel Aviv’ party, which will take place from...

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The 70th anniversary of the Nazi crime in Mszana Dolna

The 70th anniversary of the Nazi crime in Mszana Dolna

Added 2012-08-17

August 19, 2012, marks the 70th anniversary of the Nazi slaughter of 881 Jews in Mszana Dolna. As in previous years, the Town Hall and...

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A memorial plaque in the Jewish cemetery in Zambrów

A memorial plaque in the Jewish cemetery in Zambrów

Added 2012-08-17

Last Tuesday on August 14th, a plaque in memory of local Jews was unveiled in the Jewish cemetery in Zambrów (Podlaskie Province)....

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The 70th anniversary of the annihilation of Otwock Jews

The 70th anniversary of the annihilation of Otwock Jews

Added 2012-08-17

Społeczny Komitet Pamięci Żydów Otwockich i Karczewskich has the pleasure of inviting you take part in the ceremonies marking the...

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A Jewish woman from the N town

A Jewish woman from the N town

Added 2012-08-16

This Friday, on August 17th, at 7 pm, a performance based on Marian Pankowski’s book entitled Była Żydówka, nie ma Żydówki”...

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Weekend Filled with History – a free guided tour at Majdanek

Weekend Filled with History – a free guided tour at Majdanek

Added 2012-08-16

The State Museum at Majdanek invites you to ‘Weekend Filled with History’, a free guided tour at the Museum. The tour will take...

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A panel conference and the opening of an exhibition at the Górnośląskie Museum in Bytom

A panel conference and the opening of an exhibition at the Górnośląskie Museum in Bytom

Added 2012-08-16

On September 6th, Górnośląskie Museum in Bytom will hold a panel conference called ‘Trudne decyzje. Wpływ wydarzeń Marca 1968...

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A cruise on the Vistula River and a dancing party in Muranów

A cruise on the Vistula River and a dancing party in Muranów

Added 2012-08-14

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews invites you to a cruise on the Vistula River and a dancing party in Muranów. We would love to...

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What difference does it make whether they did it out of greed? The slaughter of the Trynczer family.

What difference does it make whether they did it out of greed? The slaughter of the Trynczer family.

Added 2012-08-14

This Thursday, on July 16th, at 6 pm, the Ludwik Zamenhof Center in Białystok will stage a meeting with Alina Skibińska and Anna...

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A screening of Ewa Szprynger’s movies in Kazimierz Dolny

A screening of Ewa Szprynger’s movies in Kazimierz Dolny

Added 2012-08-14

This Friday, on August 17th, Folwark Walencja and the Jewish Motifs Association, the organizers of the Jewish Motifs International Film...

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A commemorative plaque in memory of 200 Jews has been unveiled in Krościenko

A commemorative plaque in memory of 200 Jews has been unveiled in Krościenko

Added 2012-08-13

A commemorative plaque in memory of two hundred Jews who were murdered by the Nazis has been unveiled in Krościenko near Ustrzyki...

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Olga Mieleszczuk will perform in Białystok

Olga Mieleszczuk will perform in Białystok

Added 2012-08-13

On August 16th, 2012, Olga Mieleszczuk will give a concert called ‘Pieśni żydowskiego Polesia’ (Polesie Jewish songs). The...

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Władysław Pasikowski’s latest movie about Polish farmers with the Holocaust in the background

Władysław Pasikowski’s latest movie about Polish farmers with the Holocaust in the background

Added 2012-08-10

November 9th marks the premier of Władysław Pasikowski’s recent movie entitled ‘Pokłosie’. The film tells the story of Polish...

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An exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of the death of Edith Stein

An exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of the death of Edith Stein

Added 2012-08-10

Yesterday, an exhibition called ‘Edyta Stein. Portret własny’ (Edith Stein. A self-portrait) was inaugurated at the market square...

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Cleaning the Jewish cemetery in Łódź

Cleaning the Jewish cemetery in Łódź

Added 2012-08-09

This Sunday, on August 12, you are welcome to join in and clean the Jewish cemetery on Bracka Street in Łódź. Meeting place: at the...

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A festival in Tykocin

A festival in Tykocin

Added 2012-08-09

From August 11th-15th, Tykocin will stage a festival called ‘Festiwal Domu’, which is a unique encounter with the heritage of Tykocin...

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The anniversary of the liquidation of the Mińsk Mazowiecki Ghetto

The anniversary of the liquidation of the Mińsk Mazowiecki Ghetto

Added 2012-08-08

The Jewish Religious Community in Warsaw and Towarzystwo Przyjaciół Mińska Mazowieckiego (Mińsk Mazowiecki’s Friends Society)...

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The Polish town of Chojnice desires to commemorate the Jewish cemetery

The Polish town of Chojnice desires to commemorate the Jewish cemetery

Added 2012-08-08

The members of the Symbioza Kultur Association, which was founded in the Spring of 2012 in Chojnice, desire to commemorate the former...

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The Polish edition of Avrom Bendavid-Val’s book called ‘The Heavens Are Empty’

The Polish edition of Avrom Bendavid-Val’s book called ‘The Heavens Are Empty’

Added 2012-08-08

Yesterday, the History Meeting House held a meeting with Avrom Bendavid-Val, the author of ‘The Heavens Are Empty’ (Polish title:...

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The fifth edition of the days of memory of the Rymanów Jewish community

The fifth edition of the days of memory of the Rymanów Jewish community

Added 2012-08-08

From August 8-10, 2012, Rymanów will stage the fifth edition of the days of memory of the Rymanów Jewish community (V Dni Pamięci o...

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Volunteers arranged the Jewish cemetery in Brójce

Volunteers arranged the Jewish cemetery in Brójce

Added 2012-08-07

Polish and German volunteers joined forces and cleaned the old Jewish cemetery in Brójce. They also lit the candles and prayed for the...

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An exhibition at Górnośląskie Museum in Bytom

An exhibition at Górnośląskie Museum in Bytom

Added 2012-08-07

On September 6th, 2012, at 5 pm, the Górnośląskie Museum in Bytom will open an exhibition called ‘Utracone nadzieje. Ludność...

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Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the murder of Mszana Dolna Jews

Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the murder of Mszana Dolna Jews

Added 2012-08-07

August 19th, 2012, marks the 70th anniversary of the slaughter of 881 Jewish civilians by the Nazis in Mszana Dolna. As in previous...

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Łopuchowo will commemorate Tykocin Jews

Łopuchowo will commemorate Tykocin Jews

Added 2012-08-06

In August 1941, within only two days, two thousand five hundred Jews from Tykocin and the surrounding area were executed by the Nazis in the...

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The 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Falenica getto

The 70th anniversary of the liquidation of the Falenica getto

Added 2012-08-06

Seventy years ago, on August 20th, 1942, seven thousand five hundred Jews from Falenica and Remembertów ghettos were shipped by the...

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Kaddish for wooden synagogues in Lithuania

Kaddish for wooden synagogues in Lithuania

Added 2012-08-06

The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania, Centrum Kultury Litwy and Jakov Bunka Foundation have the pleasure of inviting you to the...

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Siyum HaShas in Lublin for the fourth time

Siyum HaShas in Lublin for the fourth time

Added 2012-08-03

On the night of August 1st, the Lublin yeshiva staged a Siyum Hashas ceremony, marking the official ending of the seven year Talmud studying...

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The first part of the Ringelblum archives was hidden seventy years ago

The first part of the Ringelblum archives was hidden seventy years ago

Added 2012-08-03

Precisely seventy years ago, on August 3rd, 1942, the first part of the Ringelblum Archives was hidden in a house on Nowolipki...

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The 70th anniversary of the setting up and the liquidation of the Przemyśl Ghetto

The 70th anniversary of the setting up and the liquidation of the Przemyśl Ghetto

Added 2012-08-03

Last Monday, on July 30th, the 70th anniversary of the creation and liquidation of the ghetto was commemorated. The ceremony was...

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Commemorating Jarosław Jews

Commemorating Jarosław Jews

Added 2012-08-02

On September 10th, a plaque commemorating Nazi crimes against ten thousand Jews from Jarosław and the environs will be unveiled on the...

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The 10th edition of the Jewish and Polish cultural festival in Lelów

The 10th edition of the Jewish and Polish cultural festival in Lelów

Added 2012-08-02

Lelów municipality and the Municipal Cultural Center in Lelów would like to welcome you to the ‘X Święto Ciulimu-Czulentu’...

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‘Kolory Polski ‘ travelling festival in Łódź

‘Kolory Polski ‘ travelling festival in Łódź

Added 2012-08-01

As part of the 13th edition of the travelling festival called ‘Kolory Polski’, the Philharmonic in Łódź has the pleasure of...

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Mitt Romney visits Warsaw

Mitt Romney visits Warsaw

Added 2012-08-01

During his two-day visit in Poland, Mitt Romney, the Republican candidate for the President of the United States, placed flower wreaths at the...

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Białystok hosts young people from the European Union

Białystok hosts young people from the European Union

Added 2012-08-01

From August 4-18, young people from the European Union will visit Białystok for the third time. During their two-week stay, young...

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