Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Fourth Annual Krystallnacht Lecture

On November 9th, 2010 the Farmington Library sponsored its 3rd Annual Krystallnacht Lecture. Mrs. Tutti (Ruth) Fishman spoke about her experiences during WWII when she was imprisoned in two concentration camps from ages 8-10. Below you will find links to the video of the lecture which is currently posted in five parts on YouTube.

3rd Annual Krystallnacht Lecture - Part 1

3rd Annual Krystallnacht Lecture - Part 2

3rd Annual Krystallnacht Lecture - Part 3

3rd Annual Krystallnacht Lecture - Part 4

3rd Annual Krystallnacht Lecture - Part 5

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

I will lead another bus trip to New York City on Wednesday February 2nd.


We all had a great time on November 3rd on our second NYC bus trip. I will lead another trip to the City on Wednesday February 2nd. The Bus will leave the Main Library parking lot at 7:30 am sharp and leave NYC on 7th avenue between 52nd and 53street at 6:30 pm sharp directly across from the Sheraton Towers Hotel for an approximate 9:00 pm Farmington arrival. The bus will drop people off at: 5th avenue in the eighties, Rockefeller Center, 42and St for twofers and on Canal Street on to the Strand book store and Battery Park for a ferry ride. So if you are in the mood for a museum visit, walk in the city, lunch or diner, Broadway show matinee, shopping, walking over the upper level of the Brooklyn Bridge, having dim sum in China Town, Walking on the High Line park or just people watching….February 2nd is the day to travel to the Big Apple. The price is $ 24.