November 7 - December 20:
KinderToys: The Courageous Children of the Holocaust
a multimedia exhibition by
Boni Suzanne Gelfand
an exhibition of works by local artist Boni Suzanne Gelfand that focuses on the youngest victims of Nazi persecution through their toys and drawings. Utilizing still photos, collages, paintings, installation art, quotes, replica toys and memoirs and historical literature, the exhibit will tell the stories of the children from a personal level and serve as a springboard for reflection and discussion. An opening reception was held in the library on Thursday, November 7th. This event was free to the public.
The exhibit may be viewed during library hours: Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday 1-10 p.m.
Notre Dame College is located at 4545 College Road in South Euclid. For further information contact Karen Zoller at 216.373.5267 or at email@example.com.
Middle and high school students (grades 5-12) are invited to enter the KinderToys Essay Contest for a chance to win a cash prize. Please read the contest flyer for details.
This program is made possible, in part, by the Ohio Humanities Council, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Book-A-Year Club Gallery
Clara Fritzsche Library
The Book-A-Year Club Gallery, established in 1998, serves as an exhibit space for the Clara Fritzsche Library. Gallery exhibitions are booked and promoted by the Library Director. It is the mission of the gallery to:
- Provide a stimulating, intellectual environment for library patrons.
- Promote the college by highlighting its programs and faculty.
- Support the mission of the college.
- Promote Notre Dame College’s Tolerance Resource Center and Eastern Church Resource Center, also housed in the library.
- Increase the visibility of Notre Dame College.
- Reach out to the local community by providing exhibits of interest to the general public and providing exposure to local artists.