Lowell Milken Center to present Life in a Jar with author Jack Mayer at Liberty Theatre Event Free to the Public
The Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes will host the award-winning Life in a Jar: the Irena Sendler Project author Jack Mayer on Saturday, July 28 in the Liberty Theatre at 10 AM for a presentation followed by a performance of Life in a Jar at 2 PM.
These events happen in conjunction with the 2018 Poland Reunion and are free to the public.
Visitors from around the country and abroad will be in attendance to reconnect with those who traveled to Poland in 2017 to explore the story of Holocaust hero Irena Sendler, brought to light
by Kansas teens as part of a History Day Project.
The cornerstone project of the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes, Life in a Jar has gained worldwide attention with over 350 presentations of the play, international media coverage, Hallmark Hall of Fame motion pictures, and award-winning book.
The public is invited to join in the following events:
10 AM – Life in a Jar: the Irena Sendler Project author Jack Mayer speaking at Liberty Theatre.
Q&A to follow.
2 PM – Life in a Jar performance at Liberty Theatre
5 PM – Wine and cheese social at the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes
For more information regarding these events please call the Lowell Milken Center at 620-223-1312 or email Norm Conard ([email protected]).
About the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes:
The Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes works with students and educators across diverse academic disciplines to develop history projects that highlight role models who demonstrate
courage, compassion, and respect. Through our unique project-based learning approach, students discover, develop and communicate the stories of Unsung Heroes who have made a profound and positive impact on the course of history. By championing these Unsung Heroes, students, educators, and communities discover their own power and responsibility