Friday, April 25, 2014

Remembering the Holocaust

Holocaust Remembrance Day, marking the anniversary of the Warsaw ghetto uprising, begins at sundown on Sunday, April 27. On that day, at 7 p.m., the Annual Holocaust Interfaith Service, sponsored by the Hudson Interfaith Council with support from the Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York, takes place at Congregation Anshe Emeth, 240 Joslen Boulevard in Greenport.

The service will include selections from I Never Saw Another Butterfly, music by the victims of the Terezin Concentration Camp, performed by members of the Capitol Chamber Artists: Nina Fine, mezzo-soprano; Mary Lou Saetta, violin; and Andre Laurent, piano and cello. Houses of worship participating in the service include Congregation Anshe Emeth, the Endless Love Temple, the Reformed Dutch Church of Claverack, Holy Trinity Parish, and the Rock Apostolic Church. Admission is free and all are invited.

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