Thanks to the new 10 Stars Project you can visit forgotten synagogues not only in Prague, but also in Boskovice, Mikulov and Krnov
in the east; in Ustek, Jicin and Brandys and Labem in the north; Plzeft and Breznice in the west; and Nova Cerekev and Polna in the south-central part of the country.
Mathematical Institute in Opava, Educational Centre in Krnov
and since 2008 also at the newly
Last plenary meeting of the Czech Branch, which took place on 21 to 22 October 2009, also included two vocational seminars and was hosted by the Municipal Library in Krnov
. This moderate town is situated in the region of North Moravia and it takes pride in the important tradition of organ production.
This was the period that witnessed the foundation (1873) of the well-known firm of Rieger in Krnov
In August 2005, a Holocaust memorial in Teplice was reportedly vandalized and, in September 2005, an NGO reported that several doors and windows were broken in a synagogue in Krnov
and that several gravestones in a Jewish cemetery in Velky Pecin had been defaced with graffiti.
This year's general meeting and seminar of the Czech National Branch will take place in autumn in the city of Krnov
. We will be guests of the smaller local City Library, which is the youngest member of our National Branch.
The following firms were transformed into the assets of this state concern by a decree of the Minister of Industry in 1948: Antonin Petrof, Hradec Kralove; Koch & Korselt, Liberec; Dalibor, Zakolany; Brothers Rieger, Krnov
; Josef Kloss, Krnov
; Gustav Rosler, Ceska Lipa; H.