Amen Corner: Holocaust Memorial

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WHAT: The Augusta Jewish Community Center is the site of an annual Yom Hashoah Observance to remember victims of the Holocaust.

Warren Umansky reads a passage from "The Six Days of Destruction" by Elie Wiesel and Albert Friedlander during a Holocaust Remembrance Day event at the Augusta Jewish Community Center in 2009.  FILE/STAFF
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Warren Umansky reads a passage from "The Six Days of Destruction" by Elie Wiesel and Albert Friedlander during a Holocaust Remembrance Day event at the Augusta Jewish Community Center in 2009.

WHEN: 6:45 p.m. Thursday, April 18

WHERE: The Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way, Evans

THE SERVICE: Mariella Crea will speak. Participants in the service, which includes readings, candle lighting and songs, are asked to wear white shirts or blouses.

LEARN MORE: Call (706) 228-3636 or see augustajcc.org.

 
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