Pittsfield: Documentary marks Holocaust Memorial Day


The Jewish Federation of the Berkshires marks Holocaust Memorial Day from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 1, with a screening of "Irena Sendler: In the Name of Their Mothers" at the Berkshire Museum's Little Cinema, 39 South St.

The hour-long documentary is about a group of young Polish women who outfoxed the Nazis during World War II to save the lives of thousands of Jewish children.

Co-sponsored by the Polish Falcon Club, this free event is open to all and will include a facilitated discussion and memorial candle lighting.

For information, call 413-442-4360, ext. 10.


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