“If we do not talk about it, if we do not remember, then the world will never know. And that has made me speak about it.”

—Henry Meyer, Holocaust Survivor

Brundibar and Emperor of Atlantis

In partnership with The Cincinnati Chamber Opera, performances will include two operas composed or performed at the ghetto Theresienstadt during World War II. Depicting thinly-veiled allegories of struggle against evil emperors and tyrants, these works reminded children and adults alike that good can always triumph over evil. Brundibár, the children’s opera by Hans Krása, was originally...
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Hitler Youth: Ideal and Reality

Tuesday, September 23, 2014     4:30 pm – 7:30 pm  The Center for Holocaust & Humanity Education   8401 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236 Dinner will be served and contact hours available. Join The Center for Holocaust & Humanity Education for our first educator workshop of the 2014-2015 school year! Dr. William Meinecke, historian with the United States Holocaust  Memorial...
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Annual Meeting

Join us as we salute outgoing board members and welcome new board members. Learn about our accomplishments and get a glimpse at exciting plans for the 2014-2015 academic year. A special presentation by Dr. William Meinecke, Historian at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:00 pm Dessert Reception & 7:30 Program   Boymel Chapel inside Rockwern Academy...
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Crystal Night Sculpture at CHHE

On Sunday, November 10, 2013 The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education unveiled Maria Lugossy’s exquisite, award-winning glass sculpture, Crystal Night. November 10th not only marked the 75th anniversary of the Kristallnacht pogrom, but also this sculpture’s North American debut. You can see it on display at The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education through Thursday, August 14, M-F...
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‘Rescue’ Education Guide & Film

Thanks to generous support from the Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati, The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education is excited to announce its newest educational guide, Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust, to accompany the 30-minute classroom film version of the original one-hour series produced by 3Roads Communications. The educational guide, geared toward students in grades...
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Calling for Recipes

From family dinners to special events and holidays, one bite food can take us back to another time and place. The food prepared by Holocaust survivors and their families represents decades of culture and tradition. The Center for Holocaust & Humanity Education (CHHE) hopes to keep this tradition alive for generations to come by collecting recipes of Holocaust survivors and their families. If...
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