Tuesday, April 18, 2023   7:00pm – 8:15pm

In person (1820 Main Street in La Crosse), and on Zoom


La Crosse School District received the Wegner Leaf for Excellence in Holocaust Education Award, in recognition of the district’s contributions to Holocaust education.

  • Jeanne Halderson, educator at Longfellow Middle School, highlighted the district’s refinement of Holocaust education with the short Oscar-winning film, “Toyland.”
  • La Crosse Community Theatre presented a powerful and emotional scene from their recent successful production of the play, Diary of Anne Frank.
  • Violist Busya Lugovier and pianist Elizabeth B. Fox performed moving musical pieces evoking the Holocaust and remembrance.
  • A special candle lighting ceremony honored loved ones who were murdered in the Holocaust, remembered by their family members.

Sponsored by

Congregation Sons of Abraham  |  1820 Main St. La Crosse, WI 54601


A fund of the La Crosse Community Foundation