Please plan to arrive by 1:45 so you can say Hi to me and, more important, meet the Mensch!
Alter will be sharing his life story as follows:
Saturday, September 21, 2013, from 2:00-3:30 pm at Hillsboro Fire Station No. 3 (Ronler Acres), 4455 NW 229th Ave, Hillsboro OR 97124. Youth strongly encouraged to attend. Please feel free to share and invite others! Organizers, post this in your Meetup group, if appropriate.
FREE and open to the public. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early so the presentation can start on time. You don't want to miss a word from this remarkable man!
Preview of DVD "From a Name to a Number: A Holocaust Survivor Speaks" on YouTube http://youtu.be/XsU7aiDbxi8
Interviewed by KATU's Valerie Hurst: http://youtu.be/FeMJhuOazD0
Alter Wiener is one of the very few Holocaust survivors still living in Portland, Oregon vicinity. He moved to Oregon in 2000. Since then he has shared his life story with more than 800 audiences in universities, colleges, middle and high schools, Churches, Synagogues, prisons, clubs etc. He has also been interviewed by radio and TV stations as well as the press. Wiener's autobiography is a testimony to an unfolding tragedy taking place in WWII. It has a message what prejudice may lead to and how tolerance is imperative.