Stars of the Night: The Courageous Children of the Czech Kinderstransport, Author & Music Event
Join author Caren Stelson and violinist Judith Eisner on a musical journey through Stelson’s book Stars of the Night: The Courageous Children of the Czech Kindertransport. Learn about Sir Nicholas Winton, the Kindertransport, and the 669 children he saved from the Holocaust. Come discover this hopeful story.
Caren Stelson is an awarding-winning Minneapolis author of children and young adult books. Her book Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor’s Story was long-listed for a National Book Award.
Judith Eisner is a professional violinist, composer of Klezmer music, teacher at MacPhail Center for Music, leader of Eisner’s Klezmorim, and avid student of Yiddish language and culture.
Program is free. Recommended ages 8 and up.