Statewide Gathering of Holocaust Survivors and their Families
Takes Place Sunday, June 10th at Mercer County Community College

For Immediate Release Contact: Barbara Morgan
Allison Kobus
Date: June 8, 2012 609-292-1126

West Windsor, NJ – Holocaust survivors and their families will join at Mercer County Community College on Sunday, June 10, 2012, for a state-wide gathering of the Generations of the Shoah at 1:30 p.m. The event is sponsored by the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education in coordination with Shoah organizations, Jewish family service organizations and Mercer County Community College.

Renowned Holocaust historian, writer and researcher Michael Berenbaum will speak to survivors and four-generation family members about how to continue to tell the story and share the message of tolerance and acceptance. There will also be a storytelling program for young children addressing the issues of prejudice, bias and bullying.

The event will be held at the student dining hall located on the first floor of the student center at the West Windsor campus of Mercer County College, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ, 08550-3407. For more information, contact the NJ Commission on Holocaust Education at holocaust@doe.state.nj.us.