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Neuberger HEW | Kristallnacht Commemoration

A candle being lit. Photo credit: Shay Markowitz.
HEW Kristallnacht Commemoration, 2018. Photo by Shay Markowitz, for the Toronto Holocaust Museum.
November 9, 2023 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Speakers Speakers

Kristallnacht Commemoration 

What They Wanted Us to Know: Information – The Difference Between Life and Death


In honour of the 85th anniversary of the Kristallnacht pogrom (the Night of Broken Glass), the Toronto Holocaust Museum invites the community to join in our annual commemoration and closing night of this year’s Neuberger Holocaust Education Week. Featuring a candlelighting ceremony honouring Holocaust survivors and a presentation about disinformation during the Holocaust from Zachary Mazur, Senior Historian at the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw.   


Date & Time

Thursday, November 9, 2023

7:30 PM – 9:00 PM




Beth Tzedec Congregation

1700 Bathurst Street


The Glicksman, Glick, Altschuler, Glassberg and Herschorn families, honouring the memories of Holocaust survivors Morris & Rose Glick and Max & Gutta Glicksman.