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DSM World Refugee Day : Let Me Be Myself Exhibit

  • 5000 Franklin Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50310
  • Presented By: Refugee Alliance of Central Iowa
  • Dates: June 12, 2022 - June 30, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Franklin Library
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    Sunday, June 12 - Thursday, June 30: Let Me Be Myself Exhibit at the Franklin Library:
    Sign up for a guided tour June 12 (Anne Frank's birthday) through June 30 at the Franklin Library. Making use of large size pictures, the exhibition Let Me Be Myself - The Life Story of Anne Frank shows the story of Anne Frank from her birth in 1929 up to her death in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in 1945.

    Each exhibition panel also contains images & texts about the world around Anne Frank: the rise of Hitler, the persecution of the Jews and the Second World War. Exhibit from the Anne Frank Center of the United States who teaches young adults about discrimination and the dangers of intolerance.

    More information can be found on annefrank.org