97 - The Sandra Bornstein Holocaust Education Center 🪨

Down Time with Cranston Public Library

Mar 1 2022 • 40 mins

This week Tayla is joined by Wendy Joering, Kelly Alpert Vest, and Barbara Wahlberg from the Sandra Bornstein Holocaust Education Center to talk about the work they do. They discuss their various education initiatives including bringing survivors into the classroom, training education, and host lecture series with community partners.  They also discuss share book and TV recs with your co-workers, PBS shows, and Holocaust Documentaries. During The Last Chapter they discuss the question: Has a book ever changed your life?

Like what you hear? Rate and review Down Time on Apple Podcasts or your podcast player of choice! If you’d like to submit a topic for The Last Chapter you can send your topic suggestions to downtime@cranstonlibrary.org. Our theme music is Day Trips by Ketsa and our ad music is Happy Ukulele by Scott Holmes. Thanks for listening!

Caste: the Origins of Our Discontent by Isabel Wilkerson
Becoming by Michelle Obama
The Education of an Idealist by Samantha Power
A Problem From Hell by Samantha Power
Hana's Suitcase by Karen Levine
Like Water on Stone by Dana Walrath
The Darkness Outside Us by Eliot Schrefer
All but My Life by Gerda Weissman Klein
Henny and Her Boat by Howard S. Viesz
Night by Elie Wiesel
The Girl Who Smiled Beads by Clemantine Wamariya
Backlash by Susan Faludi

Black Earth Rising
Around the World in 80 days
All Creatures Great and Small
9-1-1: Lone Star
The Morning Show
Schitt's Creek
One Survivor Remembers
Above and Beyond

Henny and Her Boat: Reading and Discussion with Author Howard S. Veisz @ Central - The Sandra Bornstein Holocaust Education Center’s Baxt Lecture Series at the James T. Giles Community Room on Sunday, March 20 at 2:00pm
The Gerda III at Mystic Seaport