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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 |

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Phone: (573) 443-3161

Hours
We're closed Wednesday June 19
Mon, Jun 17 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Tue, Jun 18 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Wed, Jun 19 Closed
Thu, Jun 20 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Fri, Jun 21 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jun 22 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Jun 23 9:00AM to 5:30PM

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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.