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75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz

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The Lloyd M. Burstein Memorial Holocaust Film Series 2020

The Lloyd M. Burstein Memorial Holocaust Film Series 2020 at the Figge Art Museum (225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA) starts Sunday, March 22: Sunday, March 22, 4:00 PM: Sobibor Sunday, March 29, 4:00 PM: I Do Not Care if … Continue reading

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Environmental Film Series

Environmental Film Series at the Figge Art Museum (225 W. 2nd St., Davenport) –              6 Sundays (Jan. 19, Feb. 23, Mar. 15, Apr. 5, Apr. 26, May 17) at 4 PM. Admission: Adults $5; Students $2.  Click on flyer below … Continue reading

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Israel Book Club

The community is invited to the Israel Book Club at Temple Emanuel, which will be held on alternating Thursdays from noon-1:30 PM. See second flyer below for Thursday dates. The first book was “My Promised Land.”  The second book will … Continue reading

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ArtsPower production

On April 17, ArtsPower production of “My Heart in a Suitcase”  will return to the Quad Cities for two performances. The first performance will be held at United Township High School in East Moline, IL at 9 AM. The second … Continue reading

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2020 Yom Hashoah in the Quad Cities

Yom Hashoah will be held April 19, 2020 at the Tri Ciy Jewish Center (2715 30th St, Rock Island, IL). The speaker will be Ida Paluch Kersz. In 1942, Ida Paluch Kersz was separated from her family in Poland as … Continue reading

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Author Noah Lederman

   Noah Lederman, author of A World Erased: A Grandson’s Search for his Family’s Holocaust Secrets, presented at the Bettendorf Public Library and Moline Public Library fall 2019.  Noah was also a guest on St. Ambrose University’s KALA ROI radio … Continue reading

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