Global Slovakia Presents "Exploring Jewish Slovakia" (Webinar)
Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 11:00am (EST), 10:00am (CST), 8:00am (PST), 17:00h (CET)
Where: on your computer, tablet, or smartphone (presented via live online Zoom webinar)
Join us for this free webinar and discover the deep roots of Jewish heritage in the heart of Europe with special guest Rabbi Baruch Myers, Chief Rabbi of Slovakia's capital city, Bratislava.
Global Slovakia will look at the difficult, fascinating, and deeply emotional legacy of Slovak Jews. There are topics that are not easy to talk about. This webinar is certainly one of them. We invite you to dare to take the plunge, and to touch the blessings and the wounds of the Jewish community in Slovakia.
Join the conversation between the founders of Global Slovakia and Rabbi Baruch Myers, and be part of the journey that explores the Jewish roots in the heart of Europe. Allow yourself to enriched by the vitality, strength, and creativity of the community that suffered so much.
We will delve into the questions like: Were the Jews in the heart of Europe before the Slavs? Was their business success driving the economy of Slovakia? How about Jewish Holocaust in Slovakia? Was the survival possible at all? What about the communism and its consequences on Jewish community? What is it like to be practicing Jew in Slovakia today? What is the future of Jewish Slovakia?
Remember to sign up to reserve your spot as we have a limited number of seats available.
Can't make it but would love to watch the webinar later? Register today to receive a replay.
We look forward to seeing you there,
Team Global Slovakia
(Global Slovakia is a Slovak-based non-profit organization dedicated to sharing Slovakia with the world.)