Upcoming Events

May 29, 2019; 7:45pm Spiritual Resistance in the Face of Evil – The Sandra Bornstein Holocaust Education Center and the Providence Kollel invite you to a special program featuring Rabbi Shmuel Yaakov Klein, B.A., M.Ed. on May 29th.

Rabbi Klein will trace spiritual resistance to the Nazis during WWII with a powerful audio visual presentation. His live narration will enhance the visuals with a selection of actual accounts and vignettes to illustrate the tremendous fortitude that broke through the darkness of the Holocaust.

A son of Holocaust concentration camp survivors, Rabbi Klein is the director of “Zechor Yemos Olam” – the Holocaust Studies division of the National Society of Hebrew Day Schools. He is the author of seven published works, including three on Holocaust related topics and has conducted numerous fellowships and tours to Europe educating and training educators on the subject.

This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to 401-453-7860 or May@bornsteinholocaustcenter.org. 

Spiritual Resistance in the Face of Evil

June 2, 2019; 5:00pm – Arts & Writing Contest Award Ceremony – Come to the Dwares JCC in Providence and celebrate the hundreds of Rhode Island students who submitted poems, short stories, videos, art & essays to our Arts & Writing Contest. 1st, 2nd & 3rd place awards will be given in all categories and the Silverstein Grant will be awarded to a teacher recognizing his/her commitment to Holocaust education. Thanks to Sundaes an Ice cream Social follows the awards.


July 9, 2019; 11:00am – Annual Fund Raising Card Party – Join us at Ledgemont Country Club and see old friends, shop, enjoy lunch and play bridge, mah jong or canasta all while supporting the Sandra Bornstein Holocaust Education Center. For more info call us at 401-453-7860 or email may@bornsteinholocaustcenter.org


Our programs are free and open to the public except as otherwise noted.

For more information call the Center at 401.453.7860.




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