An Evening with Max Eisen: By Chance Alone
March 14, 2019
Hours: 7 pm
Location: Berney Theatre
Join us 7 pm March 14 in the Berney Theatre. 123 Doncaster Street. A first-hand witness and a survivor, Mr. Eisen has been long devoted to educating others about the Holocaust, encouraging understanding, and teaching about the dangers of hatred and discrimination in society. Mr. Eisen has received many acknowledgments and awards for his tireless efforts including: a Ministry of Citizenship and Culture certificate; the Simon Wiesenthal Centre Award of Valour; the V’Ahavta, Tikun Olam Award; the 2014 Community Award by the York Regional Police Service; and the Commandant’s Commendation from the Canadian Forces College. His award-winning 2016 memoir, By Chance Alone, has been selected as one of five contenders in CBC’s “Canada Reads” for 2019.