Remembrance in Action: Documentary Screening and Art Exhibition

Remembrance in Action: Documentary Screening and Art Exhibition

Date and Time

Thursday, January 26, 2023 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM


The RSVP deadline has passed for this event.


Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences
301 Michigan St NE
Grand Rapids, MI


On Thursday, January 26th at 7pm, the Kaufman Interfaith Institute, WGVU Public Media, and the Jewish Federation of Grand Rapids will host a multifaceted event to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Week. The event will include:

  • A preview of  L’dor v’dor: An Eternal Tree , a new WGVU documentary which tells the story of the Holocaust memorial at Frederik Meijer Gardens and explores art as education and the generational commitment to exposing atrocities against humanity. 
  • A panel discussion of the film with guest speakers from GVSU and the West Michigan community.
  • A private viewing of two traveling art exhibits showcasing the history and resilience of the Jewish community, entitled  From Darkness to Light: Mosaics Inspired by Tragedy  and  The Holocaust Unfolds: Reports from Detroit, 1933-1961 .
  • A reception with light refreshments.

The event is free but registration is required. Parking information will be provided via email for registrants in the days leading up to the event.

This event has been tagged as community, holocaust, interfaith, kaufman, memorial, and wgvu.


Kaufman Interfaith Institute

[email protected]

Share this event


Page last modified January 19, 2023