Sep
15

Vigil For Refugees

7:30 pm, Sept. 15. Education and advocacy for current refugees, event features a memorial to the Jewish refugees aboard the S.S. Saint Louis in 1939. A total of 254 out of 937 perished in the European Holocaust when the U.S. and other nations denied entry to the ship. Program will offer readings provided by the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, music, short speeches, poetry and a candle-lighting. Also: food and conversation with members of diverse communities and guests representing government, religious groups and social justice organizations. At Birmingham Temple, Farmington Hills. Free. Info: audreypleasant@gmail.com.

    EVENT TIME & DATE

      15 September 7:30 PM

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