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Friday, October 6, 2017

SDJGS Presents Memoirs of a Holocaust Survivor

October 8, 2017

   1:00 PM

San Diego Jewish Genealogical Society
Lawrence Family JCC
JCC Senior Activity Room

Executive Dr & Genesee Ave., La Jolla,Ca

Memoirs of a Holocaust Survivor
Ruth Goldschmiedova Sax and Sandra Scheller 

Ruth Goldschmiedova Sax is a notable Holocaust survivor and local San Diego resident, and now her story has been documented by her daughter, Sandra Scheller, in a book entitled, "Try to Remember Never Forget " Join us as Ruth and her daughter narrate the dramatic life circumstances that led her from her birthplace in central Czechoslovakia, to three concentration camps, and finally to her home in America.

Sandra Scheller’s artistic life includes creating, designing costumes and clothing for film, theater and runway. She graduated from San Diego State University and received her teaching credentialing from UCLA. She won the Top Female Mime Award at the National Mime Festival in 1975 and 1976, performed in numerous commercials as a mime, She is married, has raised 2 boys and now assists with the needs of her Mom, a job and responsibility that takes priority over everything.

Their book will be available to purchase after the presentation. 

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