The Jews of Ukraine: A Virtual Tour of Kiev and Odessa
Sun June 11 @ 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm CEST
We invite you to visit the heart and the key cities of Ukraine, Kiev and Odesa, to explore their Jewish Heritage. Jews have been living in Kiev since 8th century. Over the years, Kiev was home to Jewish scholars and Rabbis, writers and Zionists, business, cultural and political leaders. Kiev Jewish community has experienced times of amazing prosperity and tragic devastation. Odesa; most Russian-speaking Jews will name it as the Jewish capital of the former USSR.
Evgenia Kempinski has been an official tour guide for over 15 years in Russia and the Baltic states. She is the owner of St. Petersburg Jewish Tours – a company offering Jewish travelers a unique experience of showcasing the best of the Former Soviet Union and Scandinavia from a Jewish point of view. She currently lives in Haifa, Israel.