Program of Activities

Monday 27th January 2020, 5.00 pm – 7.00 pm

Illumination of the Bürgerhaus, the former Jewish school and community house in connection with a nationwide initiative to commemorate the liberation of Auschwitz CC 75 years ago

Venue: Synagogenplatz, Gailingen

Sunday 9th February 2020, 11.00 am

Opening ceremony of the special exhibition
“Next Door – the Contiguities of the Auschwitz Camps I – III.
Photos taken by Kai Loges and Andreas Langen (arge lola)

Venue: the Mikvah in the Bürgerhaus, Ramsener Straße 12, Gailingen

The exhibition can be seen thru March, 1st 2020

Cancelled! – Sunday 29th March 2020, 10.00 am – 12.30 pm

Guided tour through the Jewish Gailingen and the Jewish cemetery
Joachim Klose and/or Sarah Schwab show special buildings and tell stories about the people who once lived therein.

Male participants are kindly asked to enter the cemetery with a headdress.

Meeting point: Jewish Museum Gailingen Ramsener Straße 12, Gailingen

Fees: € 5,- p.P., pupils and students as well as holders of a valid VHB-Guestcard free

Monday 27th May 2020, 7.00 pm

Annual General Meeting of the Verein für jüdische Geschichte Gailingen

Venue: Leopold Guggenheim-Saal im Bürgerhaus, Ramsener Straße 12, Gailingen

Sunday 21st June 2020, 10.00 am – 12.30 pm

Guided tour through the Jewish Gailingen and the Jewish cemetery
Joachim Klose and/or Sarah Schwab show special buildings and tell stories about the people who once lived therein.

Male participants are kindly asked to enter the cemetery with a headdress.

Meeting point: Jewish Museum Gailingen, Ramsener Straße 12, Gailingen

Fees: € 5,- p.P., pupils and students as well as holders of a valid VHB-Guestcard free

Sunday 23rd August 2020, 10.00 am – 12.30 pm

Guided tour through the Jewish Gailingen and the Jewish cemetery
Joachim Klose and/or Sarah Schwab show special buildings and tell stories about the people who once lived therein.

Male participants are kindly asked to enter the cemetery with a headdress.

Meeting point: Jewish Museum Gailingen Ramsener Straße 12, Gailingen

Fees: € 5,- p.P., pupils and students as well as holders of a valid VHB-Guestcard free

Sunday 6th September 2020

European Day of Jewish Culture

Information about a special activity will follow as soon as further details are available

Cancelled! – Sunday 13th September 2020

10.00 am – 12.00 noon
Lecture on the History of the Liebenfels Castle on the occasion of the European Heritage Day including a visit of the “Domherren Saal”
by Joachim Klose and Sarah Schwab

Venue: Liebenfelsisches Schlösschen Bergstraße 28, Gailingen

1.30 pm
Commemoration Ceremony of the Verein für die Erhaltung des Jüdischen Friedhofes Gailingen, Zurich

Venue: Jewish Cemetery Gailingen, Bürglestraße, Gailingen

Sunday 27th September 2020, 10.00 am – 12.30 pm

Guided tour through the Jewish Gailingen and the Jewish cemetery
Joachim Klose and/or Sarah Schwab show special buildings and tell stories about the people who once lived therein.

Male participants are kindly asked to enter the cemetery with a headdress.

Meeting point: Jewish Museum Gailingen Ramsener Straße 12, Gailingen
Fees: € 5,- p.P., pupils and students as well as holders of a valid VHB-Guestcard free

Thursday 22nd October 2020, 7.00 pm

Ceremony to commemorate the Deportation of the Jews of Gailingen 80 years ago

Venue: Leopold Guggenheim-Saal, Bürgerhaus, Ramsener Straße 12, Gailingen

Wednesday 18th November 2020, 6.00 pm

Presentation on the election of Leopold Hirsch Guggenheim to mayor 150 years ago
with Joachim Klose and Sarah Schwab

Venue: Leopold Guggenheim Saal in the Bürgerhaus, Ramsener Straße 12, Gailingen