Yom HaShoah Commemoration

at Congregation B’nai Jeshurun

Sunday, April 15, 2007 at 6:45 PM

88th Street Synagogue Sanctuary

Following services the annual Reading and Hearing of the Names of relatives of BJ members and friends who were murdered during the Shoah will take place and

the screening of the award-winning classic documentary film

AS IF IT WERE YESTERDAY/ COMME SI C’ETAIT HIER

(1980, 86 min.) by BJ member filmmaker

Myriam Abramowicz

The film reveals the role of Belgians who risked their lives to hide and save Jewish children during the Shoah, and which launched THE HIDDEN CHILD a decade later. Introductions by the Honorable Renilde Loeckx-Drozdiak, Consul General of Belgium.

Q&A with Myriam Abramowicz will follow screening.

The all-night vigil of The Reading and Hearing of the Names will be held at

The SAJ, 15 W. 86th St., from 10PM-8AM, then onto the

JCC 334 Amsterdam Ave. (76 St.) from 8:30AM-6PM April 16th.

BJ reading slot to be announced.