Open today: 12PM - 4PM

From the Holocaust to Civil Rights

Date(s) - Sunday, June 3rd
4:00 pm CDT - 5:00 pm CDT

Jewish Museum Milwaukee

Debbie Simon Konkol, Joanne Simon Weinberg, and Chris Simon Halverson will tell the incredible story of their family’s journey. Hear how they retraced the steps of their grandmother Alice Simon, who was murdered by the Nazis, and their father Rev. Dr. Carl Simon, a Presbyterian minister. Discover how his family history affected his life and inspired him to become a civil rights activist, including marching with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Selma.

Walkins Welcome
Museum Members FREE | Non-members $5

Presented in partnership with Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center.

Offered in connection with Stitching Histories From the Holocaust, an exhibit on display at the Jewish Museum Milwaukee, April 8 – September 16, 2018.

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