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3/27/2020 Member News

The Florida Holocaust Museum Launches Interactive Educational Series

 

Weekly interactive series to run on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays

 

March 27, 2020 [St. Petersburg, FL] -- The Florida Holocaust Museum (The FHM) is pleased to announce the launch of its new interactive weekly educational series. This series will run on The FHM's official Facebook page facebook.com/TheFHM at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. This is an interactive series and The FHM is encouraging the community to engage with the Museum online and send in questions.

Every Tuesday is "Testimony Tuesday" at 1:00 p.m. and The FHM will share a video testimony from a Holocaust Survivor or a Second Generation Survivor. From 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., the Holocaust Survivor or Second Generation will be readily available to answer questions submitted through The FHM's Facebook page and to interact with the community in real time.

Every Wednesday is "Artifact Wednesday" at 1:00 p.m. and The FHM will highlight a different artifact from the Museum's collection. From 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., The FHM's Curator or Exhibitions and Collections or The FHM's Registrar and Exhibitions Manager will be readily available to answer questions submitted through The FHM's Facebook page and to interact with the community in real time.

Every Thursday is "Lesson Thursday" at 1:00 p.m. and The FHM will post a video from the Museum's Education team, with various lessons and educational themes, including resources and topics that can be used in a virtual classroom. From 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., a Museum Educator will be readily available to answer questions submitted through The FHM's Facebook page and to interact with the community in real time.

The FHM looks forward to interacting with the community every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m on The FHM's official Facebook page.

Additionally, please stay engaged with The FHM online through the Museum's online curriculum, collections, Holocaust Survivor testimonies, and on its social media pages FacebookTwitterInstagram, and LinkedIn

The Florida Holocaust Museum looks forward to announcing the reopening of the Museum and rescheduling its programming. Please continue to visit TheFHM.org/update-on-coronavirus for Museum updates.

About The Florida Holocaust Museum

One of the largest Holocaust museums in the country, and one of three nationally accredited Holocaust museums, The Florida Holocaust Museum honors the memory of millions of men, women and children who suffered or died in the Holocaust. The FHM is dedicated to teaching members of all races and cultures the inherent worth and dignity of human life in order to prevent future genocides. For additional information, please visit www.TheFHM.org

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