21st May Panevezys Rozynas basic School students came to Vilnius. They participated in a sightseeing tour in Vilnius old town. The tour is aimed to introduce the history of Vilnius Jewish community: to visit former Jewish quarter, Ghetto territory and Synagogue.
15th May a group of Varėna “Azuolas” gymnasium Tolerance Education Centre students participated in educational sightseeing tour in Vilnius old town. The tour is aimed to introduce the history of Vilnius Jewish community: to visit former Jewish quarter, Ghetto territory and Synagogue.
On the 2nd of May a seminar for the teachers and school administrators was held in Kaunas and the second seminar on the 4th of May was held in Birštonas and Balbieriškis. The topic of both seminars was the same – historical memory about former Lithuanian Jewish community.
On the 1st of May at 4.30 p. m. in Vilnius Saulėtekio Secondary School (address - Kaminkelio st.10, Vilnius) will be played premiere of the play “Motel boy’s stories”. There are over 50 students involved in the play. The plot of the play is about the beginning of the twentieth century and reflects Lithuanian Jews - Litvaks - life, their traditions, everyday relationships, philosophical approach to life and business.
The International Commission for the Evaluation of the Crimes of the Nazi and Soviet Occupation Regimes in Lithuania
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