Covid 19 Closure

Despite the closure of the BHEC's physical space in the spring, we have continued to fulfill our mission and have even reached new audiences in the digital space. We invite you to explore and share our online programming and content.

Upcoming Events

Feb 02

The Holocaust in Focus: French Children of the Holocaust

Tuesday, February 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Facilitator: Dr. Clark Hultquist, University of Montevallo

Feb 16

Bearing Witness: Stories of the Holocaust – “Uncovering My Family’s Heritage”

Tuesday, February 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Facilitator: Chris Berdy, Second Generation

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Alabama Survivors

Kohn, Herbert
Herbert Kohn and his family were able to immigrate to the US under the sponsorship of Dorah and Mervyn Sterne of Birmingham. Learn how this Frankfurt family came to live on a dairy farm in Demopolis, Alabama.
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