Event

Holocaust Memorial Day: Lantern Making & Procession of Light

  • Thu 27 Jan 22

    11:00 - 17:30

  • Colchester Campus

    Silberrad Student Centre

  • Event type

    Ceremonies and receptions
    Holocaust Memorial Week

  • Event organiser

    Corporate events

  • Contact details

    Holly Ward

Holocaust Memorial Day  Lantern-making workshop

Silberrad Student Centre, 11am-4pm

Join Tom and Iris in the Silberrad Student Centre foyer to make your lantern for the Procession of Light which will take place later in the day.  

Procession of Light  

Meet outside the Lakeside Theatre on Square 5, 4.45pm  

Join us for the Procession of Light when we walk across the Colchester Campus on Holocaust Memorial Day, accompanied by musicians from the ‘Band of Fools’. 

The procession will finish with a gathering outside the Lakeside Theatre for a moment of reflection with a poem read by Dr Marian De Vooght. Following our moment of reflection, please join us for refreshments baked by the Good Souls Bakery in the Lakeside Café afterwards. 

Find out about other University of Essex Holocaust Memorial Week Events.