Programme in Oświęcim, 5-11.11.2017

Sunday, 5rd of November
Arrival, Welcoming, Check-in into the rooms
19:30 Dinner

Monday, 6th of November
8:00 Breakfast

9:00-10:00 Warm-up (introductory games)
10.00-10.45 Introduction into the history of the MDSM and the program

Coffee/Tea Break

11.00-12.30 A short journey through the history of Poland – prepared by Wanda Iwan

12:30-13:30 Lunch (MDSM)

14:30-17:30 Workshop: Families in history … – Working in groups with stories of jewish families of Oswiecim in Jewish Museum

18:30 Dinner (MDSM)

19.30-20.30 Short preparation for visiting Auschwitz

Tuesday, 7th of November
8:00 Breakfast

8:45 Walk to the memorial site
9:30-12:30 Auschwitz and the Holocaust – Guided tour on the terrain of the former concentration camp Auschwitz I (in three languages: PL + DE + RU)

13:30-14:30 Lunch (MDSM)

15:00-16:30 Reflections on the guided tour

16:30-17:00 Coffee/Tea Break

17:00-18:30 Stories from our Families… – What were our experiences with the homework. Gallery of historical relicts and symbols – Introduction to the presentation of the interviews

19:00 Dinner (MDSM)

20.00 The story of a jewish family from Ukraine – Presentation prepared by Jevheniia Kifenko (MDSM volunteer from Ukraine)

Wednesday, 8th of November
8:00 Breakfast

8:45 Walk to the memorial site
9:30-12:30 Auschwitz and the Holocaust – Guided tour on the terrain of the former camp of Auschwitz II-Birkenau (in three languages: PL + DE + RU)

13:30-14:30 Lunch (MDSM)

15:00-16:30 Reflections on the guided tour

16:30-17:00 Coffee/Tea Break

17:00-19:00 Presentation of the interviews (simultaneously in 2 rooms)

  • 1st: Szymański Room – 2 Interviews (30 min. Presentation + 25 min. Discussion: Natalia Penar, )
  • 2nd: Przybylski Room – 2 Interviews (30 min. Presentation + 25 min. Discussion: Martyna Iwach, )

19.30 Dinner (MDSM)

Thursday, 9th of November
8:00 Breakfast

9:00-11:00 Presentation of the interviews (simultaneously in 2 rooms)

  • 1st: Szymański Room – 2 Interviews (30 min. Presentation + 25 min. Discussion: Aleksandra Peisert, )
  • 2nd: Przybylski Room – 2 Interviews (30 min. Presentation + 25 min. Discussion: Aleksandra Makowiecka, )

11:00-11:30 Coffee/Tea Break

11:30-13:30 Presentation of the interviews (Simultaneously in 2 rooms)

  • 1st: Szymański Room – 2 Interviews (30 min. Presentation + 25 min. Discussion)
  • 2nd: Przybylski Room – 2 Interviews (30 min. Presentation + 25 min. Discussion

14:00:15.00 Lunch (MDSM)

16:00-19:00 Which role does the history of the second World War play in our family? – Reflection
Evaluation of the seminar, Preparation of material to publish on the project’s homepage, Introduction to the third part of the seminar in Germany 2018

19.00-20.00 Diner (MDSM)

20.00 Ukrainian evening

Friday, 10th of November
9:00 Breakfast

10:00-11:30 Drive to Krakow/ Checking into the rooms
12:00-15:00 Guided tour through the old town and the Jewish quarter of Krakow (English)
Free time

18.30 Farewell Dinner in Krakow

Saturday, 11th of November
8:00 Breakfast
Departure of the participants (from Krakow)