Writer activist Devorah Halberstam shares her story at the 2016 Evening of Roses
Students perform an original staging of "Brundibar" at the 2011 Evening of Roses.
Evening of Roses Programs and Honorees2013 - Honoring Dr. Paul Winkler, Executive Director of the NJ Commission for Holocaust Education, plus musical program by Newark Boys Chorus.
2012 - Remembering Raoul, a dramatic presentation honoring the late Raoul Wallenberg on his 100th birthday.
2011: New Jersey premier of the children's opera "Brundibar"
2009: Humanitarians of the Year: Maud Dahme and Irena Sendler (posthumously); Featured Speaker: Senator Richard T. Codey
2008: Humanitarians of the Year: Pearl Randall Lehrhoff and Seymour Lehrhoff; Featured Speaker: Rabbi Matthew Gewirtz
2007: Sister Rose Thering Award for Exemplary Leadership: Monsignor Robert Sheeran; Featured Speaker: Hon. Brendan Byrne
2006: Humanitarians of the Year: Karan and Kenneth Oleckna and Toby and Lee Cooperman
2005: Premiere of Sister Rose's Passion; Humanitarians of the Year: Sylvia and David Steiner
2004: Honorary Doctorate: Dr. Eugene Fisher; Humanitarians of the year: Blu Greenberg and Dr. Aristides de Sousa Mendes do Amaral E Abranches (posthumously)
2003: Honorary Doctorates: Dr. Nechama Tec and Theodore Bikel; Humanitarians of the Year: David and Julia Altholz and Dr. David Bossman
2002: Honorary Doctorate: Sir Martin Gilbert; Humanitarians of the Year: Rev. John F. Morley and Dr. Marcia Robbins-Wilf
2001: Honorary Doctorate: Judith Banki; Humanitarians of the Year: Nicholas and Margaret Pogany and Family and Anneke Burke-Kooistra
2000: Honorary Doctorate: Sister Rose Thering; Sister Rose Thering's 80th birthday and 60th anniversary as a religious Sister; Humanitarians of the Year: Archbishop Peter L. Gerety and Luna Kaufman
1999: Honorary Doctorate: Cynthia Ozick, Humanitarians of the Year: Rabbi Israel Singer and Christophe Meili
1998: Honorary Doctorate: Prof. Elie Wiesel; Humanitarians of the Year: Eva Fleischer and Murray Laulicht, Esq.
1997: Humanitarians of the Year: Rev. Edward F. Flannery and Abraham Foxman
1996; Play by Herb Shapiro, A Journey through Sister Rose's Life
1995: Sister Rose Thering's 75th birthday and reception in honor of Rabbi Jehiel and Sylvia Orenstein
1994: Musical Tribute by Theodore Bikel with Barry Farber as M.C.
1992: Sister Rose Thering's 72nd birthday and honors to Drs. Charles and Gloria Steiner
1990: Sister Rose Thering's 70th birthday