The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine will partner with Teaching Tolerance to present a day-long seminar for teachers entitled “Civil Discourse: The Need for Challenging Conversations.” The seminar will be held at the Michael Klahr Center on the campus of the University of Maine at Augusta… Read More
    The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine will host its fourth Hearts for Human Rights Fundraiser on Feb. 7,  6-8:30 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn in Freeport. The benefit event will feature a live auction, cash bar, hors d’oeuvres and a music and dance… Read More
      The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine is proud to host a new arts exhibit, ‘America Now: A Dialogue…,’ which has been curated by Bruce Brown, curator emeritus of the Center for Maine Contemporary Art in Rockland. ‘America Now’ is on display… Read More
    The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine (HHRC) is embarking on a year-long project focusing on personal correspondence from World War One with the opening of an exhibit, World War One: Letters Home at the Michael Klahr Center on the campus of the University of Maine at… Read More
    AUGUSTA—The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine [HHRC] has scheduled three, two-day Summer Seminars for educators and life-long learners; and one Summer Seminar for students in grades 8 through 12 at the Michael Klahr Center, located on the University of Maine at Augusta campus this July and… Read More
    Join the Board and staff of the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine for the 29th Annual Meeting, an event honoring students and individuals in Maine who are doing outstanding work in the fields of Holocaust and human rights awareness and education. The program… Read More
    AUGUSTA—The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine will open its new exhibit, Heroism in Unjust Times: Rescuers During the Holocaust on Wednesday, May 3rd. The exhibit will be on display at the Michael Klahr Center, located on the campus of the University of Maine at Augusta through… Read More
    AUGUSTA—The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine [HHRC] will host its annual Yom HaShoah: Holocaust Day of Remembrance program at the Michael Klahr Center at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 30, 2017. This year’s program will include a screening of the film “Disobedience: The Sousa… Read More
    The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine [HHRC] will host its 3rd Annual Hearts for Human Rights Fundraiser on Thursday, February 9th at 6 p.m. at the Brunswick Hotel & Tavern. The evening will feature live music by Portland, Maine’s Pihcintu Multicultural Chorus, a live… Read More
    The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine [HHRC] in partnership with the Kennebec Valley Art Association [KVAA] present “Equal Protection of the Laws”, an exhibition by featuring the work of 17 Maine artists inspired by the rights granted by the 14th Amendment of the US Constitution. Read More
    On Sunday, May 31st join the Board and staff of the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine in honoring students and individuals in Maine who are doing outstanding work in the fields of Holocaust and human rights awareness and education. The program will be… Read More
    The Dilemma of Memory: Maine Artists and the Holocaust Five visual artists and five poets from Maine have teamed up for a new exhibit opening at the Michael Klahr Center of the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine (HHRC) and on display through December 3rd,… Read More
    The Michael Klahr Center, home of the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine, will host the 2nd annual Pride Film Festival for four evenings in October. The program, which is free and open to all, will be held on Thursdays, October 2nd, 16th, 23rd,… Read More
    Sunday, June 1st from 12-2pm at Bates College, the Holocaust & Human Rights Center of Maine will hold its Annual Meeting. In addition to a luncheon, the event will include the presentation of HHRC’s annual Spiegel Scholarship Awards, an overview of the past year, and a special honoring… Read More