close
Font size options
Increase or decrease the font size for this website by clicking on the 'A's.
Contrast options
Choose a colour combintion to give he most comfortable contrast.

Miep Gies Remembers

The Woman Who Saved Anne Frank’s Diary

2021-03-25 18:00:00 2021-03-25 19:15:00 America/Chicago Miep Gies Remembers Miep Gies was the first woman to receive the Raoul Wallenberg Award. Given to persons of exemplary courage and selflessness, the award honored this humble Dutch woman for her aid to Anne Frank's family. Hear a conversation with Miep as portrayed by award-winning actress and storyteller Megan Wells. Adults & teens. Register to get a Zoom link. A recording will be viewable until April 22. Live event via Zoom

Thursday, March 25
6:00pm - 7:15pm

Add to Calendar 2021-03-25 18:00:00 2021-03-25 19:15:00 America/Chicago Miep Gies Remembers Miep Gies was the first woman to receive the Raoul Wallenberg Award. Given to persons of exemplary courage and selflessness, the award honored this humble Dutch woman for her aid to Anne Frank's family. Hear a conversation with Miep as portrayed by award-winning actress and storyteller Megan Wells. Adults & teens. Register to get a Zoom link. A recording will be viewable until April 22. Live event via Zoom

Miep Gies was the first woman to receive the Raoul Wallenberg Award. Given to persons of exemplary courage and selflessness, the award honored this humble Dutch woman for her aid to Anne Frank's family. Hear a conversation with Miep as portrayed by award-winning actress and storyteller Megan Wells. Adults & teens. Register to get a Zoom link. A recording will be viewable until April 22.

In 1990, Miep Gies was the first woman to receive the prestigious Raoul Wallenberg Award. Given to persons of exemplary courage, selflessness and success against great odds, the Wallenberg award honored this humble Dutch woman for her aid to Anne Frank's family. Without Miep, we would not have Anne Frank’s diary. This virtual program is a conversation with Miep as portrayed by national award-winning actress and storyteller Megan Wells. Miep will tell her story of hope, followed by an engaging Q&A.

Adults and teens. Please register to receive a link for this Zoom event. If you miss the live event, you can watch the recorded program until April 22.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | History & Genealogy | General | Featured |

TAGS: | Women's History | Storytelling |

Online & Broadcast Events

Phone: (573) 443-3161

Hours
Mon, Apr 12 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Tue, Apr 13 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Wed, Apr 14 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Thu, Apr 15 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Fri, Apr 16 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Apr 17 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Apr 18 9:00AM to 5:30PM

About the branch

Please note that this program is taking place online or via broadcast rather than at a physical location. Please see the event description for details on where to view or tune in.

Upcoming events

Sun, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Tue, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Tue, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 6:20pm

Wed, Apr 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Wed, Apr 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Thu, Apr 22, 6:30pm - 7:45pm

Sat, Apr 24, 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Tue, Apr 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Wed, Apr 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Mon, May 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Tue, May 04, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Thu, May 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Fri, May 07, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Wed, May 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wed, May 12, 6:30pm - 7:45pm

Thu, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm