Remembrance and Reunion: A Celebration of Life!

“World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaustâ€?
2006 Conference, Detroit, Michigan, USA, August 25-28, 2006

Special Programs for Second & Third Generation Survivors and Families***

2G speakers, panelists, including:
Helen Epstein, author of “Children of the Holocaustâ€?

Other distinguished speakers include Michael Berenbaum,
Eva Fogelman, Roman Kent, and others. Further details to come…

Conference Overview:
Workshops for Child Survivors, Spouses, 2nd and 3rd Generations,
Seminars, Panels, Friday evening and Saturday optional religious services,
Strictly kosher meals, dancing and entertainment.

Conference Registration: $250 per person includes strictly kosher meals, 3 breakfasts, 2 luncheons, 3 dinners and all programs. After July 1, $300

Hotel Registration: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Dearborn, MI, USA
$79 per night per room plus taxes, double occupancy. Hotel reservations, 1-800-233-1234

Where: Detroit, Michigan, USA
When: August 25th- 28th, 2006
Host 2G group: C.H.A.I.M.-Children of Holocaust-Survivors Association In Michigan, www.CHAIM2g.org

For further conference information and a registration packet, please write to Holocaustchild@comcast.net or call 1-248-842-8363

Proposed 2G Workshop Topics

Please note that these suggested topics are subject to change given room availability and time.

What is a 2G? Children of Older Survivors, Children of Younger Survivors: Similarities and Differences

Aging Parents and Children: “The Sandwiched Generation:â€? Helping Our Parents, Our Children, and Ourselves-coping with our parents’ mortality.

Spouses of 2G’s: Marrying into Survivor Families – Heroes or Martyrs?

Intergenerational Plenary Panel: Survivors and 2G’s: “How are we doingâ€??

Our Jewish Identities: Who Are We?

Continuing the Legacy: The Role of 2G’s and 3G’s as Educators

Building Our Network: 2G and 3G Groups and Individuals: Connecting with each other

Genealogy: Searching for Our Roots

More details to come as we confirm programs, speakers, etc. Thank you.