What: A talk by former Saint Mary's College professor Chester Aaron, who was one of the liberators of the Dachau concentration camp in 1945. The Jewish-American war veteran is also a prolific author and, now, a garlic farmer.
In conjunction with Holocaust Remembrance Day, a thought-provoking, and challenging exhibit is also on view through mid-May in the Saint Mary's College Library. The first and second floors are filled with posters from the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles, a chronological photographic exhibit interspersed with poetry and reflections, maps, books, and other material.
When: Thursday, May 1, 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Saint Mary's College Library, 1928 St. Mary's Rd., Moraga
Contact: Sue Birkenseer (925) 631-4255 or firstname.lastname@example.org