News of the Week 04/06/21

This year will mark the 22nd year for Life in a Jar: the Irena Sendler Project.  A special recognition:  From the day we first arrived in Poland to meet with Irena through recent journeys, Rabbi Michael Schudrich has always been a tremendous help with knowledge and...

News of the Week 02/25/21

On February 15, 1910, Irena Sendler was born in Warsaw, Poland. She spent much of her childhood in Otwock, Poland, just outside of Warsaw. Her father operated a sanatorium in this small town. Irena would move back to Warsaw as a young woman, graduate from the...

News of the Week 01/27/21

Today is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. As we commemorate the end of the Holocaust during World War II, we continue to be inspired by Irena’s passion to stand up for those being persecuted around her. We must “never forget.”   There...

News of the week 11/24/20

News of the Week 11/24/20 ***UPDATE*** Please update your address book with Norm Conard’s new email: conardnorm@gmail.com and approve to receive emails. We do not want you to miss out on Life in a Jar updates due to spam filters.  The terraworld.net email will no...

News of the Week 9/23/20

News of the Week 9/23/20 September 23, 1999 – 21 years ago today A clipping was found in Norm Conard’s classroom by some of his students. That News and World Report article from 1994, entitled “Other Schindlers,” featured several rescuers’ stories from the...