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Jan 16

Panel Discussion: The African American Experience in Dallas During WWII

Panel Discussion: The African American Experience in Dallas During WWII
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 7 p.m.
At the Museum

In conjunction with our special exhibit Fighting for the Right to Fight: African American Experiences in WWII, join us for a conversation about life in Dallas for African Americans during World War II.

Free. RSVP required through Eventbrite.

Jan 28

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2018

International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
At the Museum

Marking the liberation of Auschwitz, International Holocaust Remembrance Day allows us to reflect upon the profound tragedy of the Holocaust. We also come together to share a moment of peace and hope for the future.

Free. RSVP not required. Admission fees for the Museum exhibits apply.

Jan 30

Upstander Speaker Series: Human Trafficking in North Texas

Upstander Speaker Series: Human Trafficking in North Texas
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Unity of Dallas
6525 Forest Lane, Dallas, TX 75230

Human trafficking in the DFW area, particularly of minors, is a significant issue that often goes unnoticed. This discussion will feature panelists who are actively working to end sex trafficking in North Texas through law enforcement, the judicial system, and sharing personal experiences of survival.

Moderated by Bill Bernstein, Deputy Director, Mosaic Family Services

Panelists:
-Rebekah Charleston, Sex Trafficking Survivor
-Sergeant Byron Fassett, Child Exploitation Squad, Dallas Police Department
-Lindsey Speed, Director of Programs, Traffick911

RSVP required through Eventbrite.

Feb 5

iRead Book Club: Mischling by Affinity Konar

iRead Book Club: Mischling by Affinity Konar
Monday, February 5, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.
At the Museum

Join us as we read books that move us and explore key literary and historical points. This month, we will discuss Affinity Konar's Mischling. Open to Museum members and volunteers.

Free. RSVP to cdecoster@dallasholocaustmuseum.org.

Feb 13

Dallas ISD Thank You Night

Dallas ISD Thank You Night
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
At the Museum

In appreciation of Dallas ISD's commitment to teaching the Holocaust and support the mission of the Museum, the education team invites Dallas ISD employees to enjoy light bites and beverages, docent-led tours, and a survivor speaker.

Free. Check back soon to learn how to RSVP.

Feb 15

Exhibit Opening Reception: Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs of Ansel Adams

Exhibit Opening Reception
Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs of Ansel Adams*
Thursday, February 15, 2018
At the Museum
6 p.m. Reception, 7 p.m. Talk

Join us for the opening of our latest special exhibit on the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II featuring remarks from Tom Ikeda, Executive Director of Densho.

Sponsored By: The Carl B. & Florence E. King Foundation and the Orchid Giving Circle Fund at Dallas Women's Foundation

Free. RSVP required through Eventbrite.

*In Memory of Shizuo Tsujihara

Feb 27

Lunch and Learn: Human Rights in North Korea

Lunch and Learn: Human Rights in North Korea
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.
Aaron Family Jewish Community Center
7900 Northaven Road, Dallas, TX 75230

Lindsay Lloyd, Deputy Director, Human Freedom at the George W. Bush Presidential Center, will discuss the state of human rights in North Korea, one of the least free countries in the world.

Free. Check back soon to learn how to RSVP.

Feb 28

Annual Member Open House 2018

Annual Member Open House
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
6 p.m. Reception, 7 p.m. Featured Program
At the Museum

Museum members are welcome to join us at the Annual Member-only Open House. The event features an insider's perspective of the Museum's core exhibit, the special exhibit Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs of Ansel Adams, and a sneak peek into the Museum's archives.

For membership information, call 469.399.5210 or email dmcelroy@dallasholocaustmuseum.org.