Upcoming Events

All evening programs are open to the public and held at the Church of the Redeemer, 5700 Forbes Avenue, and begin at 7:30 pm.

Due to COVID-19, our live programs at the Church of Redeemer, 5700 Forbes Avenue, have been temporarily suspended until January 2022. Our October through December programs will be held on Zoom.

If you have any suggestions or ideas for future speakers or topics to put on our agenda, please email us at sqhillhist@shhsoc.org.

2022
February 8, 2022 (Tuesday)(Zoom)
“The Chinese Laundrymen of Squirrel Hill”
Homestead Jewish historian Tammy Hepps, homesteadhebrews.com, will discuss the traumatic dispersion of Chinese laborers after the transcontinental railroad was built, examining their lives as laundreymen in context the microcosm of Squirrel Hill and Homestead.

March 8, 2022 (Tuesday)
“Perseverance: One Holocaust Survivor’s Journey”
Lee Goldman Kikel, author of Perseverance: One Holocaust Survivor’s Journey, will discuss her book, which one reviewer described as “the testimony of a Holocaust survivor and his daughter to one man’s oruney and spirit.”

April 12, 2022 (Tuesday)
“The Characters of Allderdice”
Roz Sherman;
SHHS member and retired Allderdice teacher, will give a lively presentation about the characters she encountered at legendary Taylor Allderdice High School.

 

 

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