Community Day School Middle School will take part in the nationwide effort to honor victims of the Holocaust and Nazi persecution by holding a Days of Remembrance (Yom HaShoah) ceremony on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. The event will coincide with the annual commemoration of the Holocaust established by Congress and led by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. The online event, which is open to the community, will include music, student readings, Hebrew prayer, lighting of remembrance candles, as well as a flag-lowering ceremony. With inspiration from Yad Vashem, the theme will be “Rescue by Jews: one for all,” with a keynote address by Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh President and CEO Jeff Finkelstein.
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Community Day School Middle School Yom Hashoah Commemoration
Tuesday, April 21 @ 8:30 AM - 9:15 AM
The full inclusion of people of all abilities is a core value of the Pittsburgh Jewish Community. Please discuss accessibility accommodations with the contact person for this event.