Colors Sitges Link will participate in the event of International Holocaust Remembrance Day and Prevention of Crimes Against Humanity.

January 27, 2024, 7:00 PM

Plaza de la Peixateria de Vilanova i la Geltrú

Motto: “The fragility of Freedom“.

Program:
1.-Greetings, welcome, and introduction (Students from the Young GT Escotilló at the Cercle Catòlic de Vilanova i la Geltrú)
2.-Musical performance (String quartet from the Maestro Montserrat School and Conservatory of Music in Vilanova).
3.-Speech (Enric Garriga, President of the Buchenwald Association)
4.-Readings by students from the centers involved in the Buchenwald Project (Ins. Dolores Mallafré, Ins Can Puig, El CIM School, Ins Alexandre Galí).
5.-Musical performance (String quartet from the Vilanova School and Conservatory of Music).
6.-Traditional candle lighting by representatives of the victim groups, in memory of the more than 6 million Jewish victims of the Holocaust and the 4 million other victims of the Nazi camps. Accompanied by students from INS Dolors Mallafré (background music).
7.-Tribute to all the deportees of Garraf: Reading of the names of the deportees from Garraf, by students from INS Joaquim Mir. Reading of the 35 names of victims from the Nazi camps in Vilanova, Sitges, Ribes, Cubelles… And a tribute to the deported people from Alt and Baix Penedès.
8.-Performance: HOLOCAUST. CIA La Fábrica with the collaboration of the Cercle Catòlic
9.-Flower offering by groups, organizations, and political parties.
10.-Floral Offering by representatives of the Buchenwald Association, promoter of this event.
11.-Floral Offering from the City Councils and the County Council.
12.-Speech by Mr. Juan Luis Ruiz, Mayor of Vilanova i la Geltrú.
13.-One minute of silence.
14.-Closing with music: Collective interpretation of the song Bella Ciao.
15.-Closing.