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June 19, 2019

Shelly Weiner and Rachel Kizhnerman, ‘Two Hidden Children: A Holocaust Story’

Shelly Weiner was born in Rivne, Poland, and was four when Nazis invaded her town. Laws forbidding Jews from work and school were passed, and her family realized all Jews would be killed or deported to camps. A farm family in a nearby village where Weiner’s aunt lived served as hiding for 28 months on top of a barn and in an underground bunker. There were four in hiding: Weiner, Weiner’s mother, Rachel Kizhnerman, and Kizhnerman’s mother. In 1949, after World War II, Weiner’s family came to the…

Start: June 19, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
End: June 19, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Venue: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
Phone: +1.919.962.3000
Address:
100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
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