UWS Yom HaShoah Observance: Reading of the Names 🙋🖥

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UWS Yom HaShoah Observance: Reading of the Names 🙋🖥


Sunday, May 5, 2024 @ 10:00 pm
Monday, May 6, 2024 @ 5:00 pm
B’nai Jeshurun
257 W 88th St
New York, NY 10024

For more than 20 years, Upper West Side synagogues and the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan have honored the victims of the Holocaust with an annual overnight Yom HaShoah Reading of the Names. The reading of names will begin at B’nai Jeshurun, on Sunday, May 5, at 10 p.m. and continue overnight until 7 a.m. on Monday, May 6. After a two-hour break, the reading will continue from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan. Stephen Wise Free Synagogue members will read names from 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. on Monday, May 6 at B’nai Jeshurun.

Come read or witness! If you are interested in reading, please email Ali Worth at aworth@swfs.org.

This program will also be available virtually on Zoom, but readers must be present in person. 

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