Events Archive

"Cafe Jerosolima" coming soon in Będzin

"Cafe Jerosolima" coming soon in Będzin

from Saturday, 05 September 2015 18:00

"Cafe Jerosolima" co"ming soon in Będzin - 5 Sept 2015 18:00 Cafe Jerusalem a coffee shop, museum and gallery, where the opening ceremony with participation of local authorities and delegations from Israel is scheduled for 5th September. After...
Visit to Zaglembia 3-5 Sept 2015

Visit to Zaglembia 3-5 Sept 2015

Thursday, 03 September 2015 00:00 until Saturday, 05 September 2015 00:00

A visit to Zaglembie, 3-5 September 2015 Three events took place in Zaglembie at the beginning of September 2015: In the city of Będzin: An event that marked the one year existence of "Fundacja-Brama-Cukermana", headed by Karolina and Piotr...
Ceremony unveiling the monument commemorating the deportation of Jews from Umszlagplatz in Sosnowiec

Ceremony unveiling the monument commemorating the deportation of Jews from Umszlagplatz in Sosnowiec

from Thursday, 03 September 2015 00:00

Sosnowiec, Poland
Will come soon...Preliminary publication.External links:1. Film describing the ceremony2. Publication on sosnowiecfakty.pl3. Pictures gallery on sosnowiecfakty.pl4. Publication on wyborcza.pl
A memorial ceremony for victims of the Holocaust TuBeav 26-7-2015

A memorial ceremony for victims of the Holocaust TuBeav 26-7-2015

from Sunday, 26 July 2015 17:00

The ceremony  tםםk place in Cemetery Nachlat Itzhak in Tel Aviv on 26-7-2015.  Following is the Chairperson's speech:"Dear Zaglembie members and survivors' families,The month of Av is a month of national disasters in the Jewish...
The Zaglembie Café 23-6-2015

The Zaglembie Café 23-6-2015

from Tuesday, 23 June 2015 18:30

In reaction to Abu Mazen's (Mahmoud Abbas, also known by the kunya Abu Mazen, is the President of the State of Palestine) publishing his book, in which he compares Nazism with Zionism there was a lecture titled:" On the denial of the Holocaust,"...
Headstones that were used as floor tiles at a café 12-5-2015

Headstones that were used as floor tiles at a café 12-5-2015

from Tuesday, 12 May 2015 03:00

Sosnowiec, Poland
When I visited Sosnowiec in 12 May 2015, Adam Szydłowski found headstones that were used as floor tiles in a café. They were returned to the cemetery and there is an intention to have them all in a memorial board. As of now, they lean against...
An article about Yitzchak Turner on Walla

An article about Yitzchak Turner on Walla

from Thursday, 16 April 2015 03:00

An article about Yitzchak Turner on Walla entitled: "Do not forget us – Survivors remember the past and look to the future."Holocaust survivors in Israel are getting fewer as time goes by. So does their testimony, which, told by somebody else...
Holocaust memorial ceremony 16-4-2015

Holocaust memorial ceremony 16-4-2015

from Thursday, 16 April 2015 03:00

On Thursday, 16 April 2015, the organization Chairperson, Menachem Lior spoke at the annual Holocaust Memorial Day at the Zaglembie Memorial monument in Modi'in."Honored guests, Parliament member Dr. Aliza Lavi, Representatives of the Polish...
Raising a toast for Passover took place on 26 March 2015

Raising a toast for Passover took place on 26 March 2015

from Thursday, 26 March 2015 19:00

We met at the ZOA – Zionist Organization of America - House in Tel Aviv on that Thursday at 5p.m. to meet the holiday of the spring, of Pessach - Passover and Freedom.The ceremony began an hour later with blessings, nourishments, meeting of...
The planting of new trees on the plants' New Year

The planting of new trees on the plants' New Year

from Friday, 06 February 2015 02:00

We met again at the Zaglembie Memorial site in Modi'in for the annual ceremony of planting new trees on the Plants New Year (Tu Bishvat) to celebrate. There were no actual plantings this year as it is a year of Shmita, the seventh year in a...
The Zaglembie Café 28-1-2015

The Zaglembie Café 28-1-2015

from Wednesday, 28 January 2015 21:00

At the organization offices
We listened to a talk by Amir Hascel, whom we had met in the past when he spoke about "The Prison Guard from block 11." Following is a summary of the talk and the book. His talk revolved around his book "Simple heroes." In the dark ages of...
The Hannuka Reception 21-12-2014

The Hannuka Reception 21-12-2014

from Sunday, 21 December 2014 20:00

Kfar Hamaccabia in Ramat Gan.
We celebrated our traditional Hannuka celebration on 21 December 2014, which took place in Kfar Hamaccabia in Ramat Gan. We enjoyed a festive dinner, an art performance, song and dance along with a few speeches.
CHANUKA in Brama Cukermana 20-12-2014

CHANUKA in Brama Cukermana 20-12-2014

from Saturday, 20 December 2014 02:00

Brama Cukermana, Będzin, Poland
Our Dears It was very special, happy evening yesterday in Brama Cukermana on the 5th day of Chanuka Chanuka was great: we had latkes, pączki, candles, dreidel and we hosted Rabbi Yehoshua Ellis. We were thinking about you in Będzin! You...
The Zaglembie Café 24-11-2014

The Zaglembie Café 24-11-2014

from Monday, 24 November 2014 02:00

At the organization offices
On 24 November 2014, new and veteran members of our organization and board members hosted Piotr Jakoweńko, who came without Karolina, who was taken ill. We learnt from his interesting talk about his and his wife's activities for the Zaglembie and...
The New Year Toast 17-9-2014

The New Year Toast 17-9-2014

from Monday, 17 November 2014 02:00

the Zionist of America (ZOA) building in Tel Aviv,
The New Year Toast was celebrated with first, second and third generation Zaglembians. Along with blessings for the New Year, we had the general assembly, where Mr. Avraham Green announced his resignation and passing the title of Chairperson to...
Cleaning the cemetery in Będzin 30-10-2014

Cleaning the cemetery in Będzin 30-10-2014

from Friday, 31 October 2014 02:00

Będzin, Poland
As part of their journey to Poland, pupils from Modi'in went to the cemetery in Będzin and spent a few hours in cleaning the headstones. The activity was shared by pupils from Będzin. A local channel had an article and short film about it on 31...
A memorial ceremony in memory of the Czeladź synagogue 20-10-2014

A memorial ceremony in memory of the Czeladź synagogue 20-10-2014

from Monday, 20 October 2014 03:00

Czeladź, Poland
I returned from a memorial ceremony in Poland in remembrance of the destruction of the Czeladź synagogue and the launching of the book Moje Zycie that unfolds the story of Mojnek Stawetzki. The ceremony started at midday in the Czeladź cemetery...
A memorial ceremony to the 75th year of the burning down of the Great Synagougue in Będzin

A memorial ceremony to the 75th year of the burning down of the Great Synagougue in Będzin

from Monday, 08 September 2014 03:00

Będzin, Poland
A ceremony in remembrance of the burning down of the Great Synagogue in Będzin took place 75 years later on 8, September 2014. The synagogue, built in the second half of the 15th century, served the Jewish community there until the outbreak of...
Memorial service at the Nahalat Yitzchak cemetery 5-8-2014

Memorial service at the Nahalat Yitzchak cemetery 5-8-2014

from Tuesday, 05 August 2014 03:00

At the Nahalat Yitzchak cemetery
Memorial service in the memory of those killed in the holocaust took place on the Ninth of Av, 5, Auguast 2014 at the Nahalat Yitzchak cemetery. Link to the short film taken during the ceremony.      
Holocaust memorial ceremony 28-4-2014

Holocaust memorial ceremony 28-4-2014

from Monday, 28 April 2014 19:30

Yad Hazikaron in Modi'in
The memorial assembly and ceremony in memory of the Holocaust and bravery of Zaglembian sacred Jews at the memorial site in Modi'in was conducted by Mr. Shlomo Kariv and Mrs. Gal Greenberg. People who lit the torches: First torch was raised by...
A toast for Passover 6-4-2014

A toast for Passover 6-4-2014

from Sunday, 06 April 2014 03:00

the Zionist of America (ZOA) building in Tel Aviv,
Our traditional toast ceremony took place in the Zionist of America (ZOA) building in Tel Aviv, where we gathered to celebrate it. First generation Zaglembians were happy to meet and enjoy the rich and tasty food served and the amicable...
The Zaglembie Café 6-3-2014

The Zaglembie Café 6-3-2014

from Thursday, 06 March 2014 02:00

At the organization offices
With the assistance of Sara Oren we had Amir Hascel's lecture following the publishing of the book: "The warder from block 11". Brigadier-General Amir Hascel, a Holocaust researcher and Tour instructor on tours to Poland, followed literally step...
The Zaglembie Café 6-2-2014

The Zaglembie Café 6-2-2014

from Thursday, 06 February 2014 21:00

At the organization offices
We met again at 7pm that day in the offices of the organization for our traditional café Zaglembie, where we watched a film unfolding the inauguration of the Będzin monument in 2005. A large delegation from our organization took part in it,...
Tu Bishvat  Planting 17-1-2014

Tu Bishvat Planting 17-1-2014

from Friday, 17 January 2014 02:00

Yad Hazikaron in Modi'in
Tu Bishvat: It is a Jewish agricultural New Year of the plants and flowers, and unlike other New Year celebrations in the Jewish calendar – it takes place on the 15th of the month, which is how the House of Hillel decided. The first day of Nisan...
The Hannuka Reception 4-12-2013

The Hannuka Reception 4-12-2013

from Wednesday, 04 December 2013 21:00

The Zionist of America (ZOA) building in Tel Aviv
We celebrated our traditional Hannuka celebration on 4 December 2013, which took placeThe Zionist of America (ZOA) building in Tel Aviv. We enjoyed a festive dinner, an art performance, song and dance along with a few speeches.Click here, to the...

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