Holocaust Center Events


Program Schedule - Fall 2018 and Spring 2019                   

Friday, October 19th, from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Workshop on Elie Wiesel’s Night: “Trauma, Remembrance and Hope” Conference for Middle School, High School and College instructors. Workshop Leader: Mr. Tom White, Coordinator of Educational Outreach at Cohen Holocaust Center, Keene State College, N.H.  Jackson Art Center, Rm 209.

Monday, November 5, from 2018, 6:30 - 9 p.m. Terezin Music Festival Featuring the Hawthorne String Quartet playing music of composers interned at the Terezin Concentration Camp narrated by Terezin Foundation Executive director, Dr. Mark Ludwig; BCC Art Gallery and Auditorium, Jackson Art center

Fundraiser for the BCC Holocaust Center

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 10 a.m. – Dr. Henry H. Oster Holocaust Survivor and author of The Kindness of the Hangman speaking to regional middle and high school students and hosted by Bishop Connolly High School, Fall River, MA.

Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. - Dr. Henry H. Oster followed by a book signing. Jackson Art Center, Rm 209.                               

November (TBA) – Dr. Michael Bryant, Professor of History and Law, Bryant University co-sponsored by the BCC Para-legal Program speaking on “The Holocaust and International Law”. Rm. TBA

March (TBA): Marsha Ikonomopoulas, Speaker on “The Plight of the Jewish Population in Greece during the Holocaust”. 

Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 4 p.m. – Carolyn Engler, Concert Pianist and Director of a multimedia program, the Mischlinge Project. Jackson Art Center 

Friday, April 12, 2019, from 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. – Conference on Woman and the Holocaust featuring keynote speaker (TBA) and workshop leader from Echoes and Reflection, a resource center for the teaching of the Holocaust. Jackson Art Center.

Any Questions Please Contact: Dr. Ron Weisberger, Director
BCC Holocaust Center, 777 Elsbree Street, Room A-200A, Fall River, MA 02720
508.678.2811 ext 2444 or ron.weisberger@bristolcc.edu