Mrs. Simie Schtroks

Talk: Story of Survival, “My Father’s Escape From the Holocaust”

I am excited to extend a final and personal invitation for you to join us at a very special event tonight.
My sister, Simie Schtroks, who some of you may know from listening to her recordings on “Inspiration in Ten“, will fly in from Beautiful Surrey, British Colombia to share my father’s personal experiences as a refugee in Shanghai China during WWII in her unique and captivating style. This talk coincides with my father, Reb Gershon Chanowitz’s upcoming second Yartzeit. It is a sequel to the Sugihara program done in Boulder fifteen years ago.

Some of you may remember when we brought Mr. Chiune Sugihara (the son of the Japanese Schindler) as well as my father, one of the survivors saved by his visas and they told their story to a few thousand people in Boulder and Denver. Please help me spread the word and invite your friends. This event will take place in Boulder once only and that once is tonight! Info: “How the Wandering Jew Survives and Thrives. Based on My Father’s Life Story and his experience as a refugee in Shanghai China during WWII” 

Wednesday, July 8 at 7:00 pm

Boulder Inn 770 28th Street, Boulder

Cost: $15

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Hoping to see you there!
Chany Scheiner

About Chany Scheiner

Co - Director of Boulder Center for Judaism. Any successful organization needs a heart and that is what Chany provides, along with organization, marketing, innovative programming, and countless Shabbat dinners. Some of her accomplishments are large and public like the annual menorah lighting on Pearl Street and the matzo and shofar factories, while others are quiet and private like the time she spends counseling individuals and sharing the wisdom that comes from study.

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