Sivers Presents Program on Holocaust

Rev. Richard Sivers, former pastor of the Minetto United Methodist Church, will give a presentation on July 14 at 2 p.m., at the Minetto church, on his recent solo trip to Eastern Europe.

The public is cordially invited to the free presentation.

Sivers visited the Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary and toured the concentration camps at Terezin outside of Prague and Auschwitz-Birkenau outside of Krakow.

He also visited Holocaust sites in Budapest.

His presentation will include discussion of the various Holocaust memorials visited, as well as a general overview of the three main cities where he stayed, Prague, Krakow and Budapest.

Additionally he visited several World Heritage Sites, including Kunta Hora, famous for its ossuary containing over 40,000 bones.

The Minetto United Methodist Church is located at the intersection of Route 48 and County Route 8.