As part of the 49 Days of Gratitude event, Tammy Grinshpon, daughter of renowned Holocaust survivor, Ela Weissberger will visit Temple Israel on Sunday March 17. She will share her mother’s legacy and describe what life within the concentration camps was like. Weissberger shared her story of survival through speaking engagements as well as in her autobiography The Cat with the Yellow Star: Coming of Age in Terezin.
Portions of a Web cast featuring Weissberger will be shown during this event. Temple Israel is located at 1600 Brenner Avenue, Salisbury, NC 28144 (at the corner of Brenner and South Link Avenue, across from the main entrance of the Hefner VA Medical Center).
Event starts at 3:00pm and is free and open to the public.