BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Chabad of Bakersfield is holding a Zoom event on Thursday with Dr. Edith Eva Eger, a Holocaust survivor who will share her experiences.
The virtual event, “A conversation with Dr. Eva Eger, the Ballerina of Auschwitz,” will begin at 6 p.m. Dr. Eger is an acclaimed psychologist, speaker, human rights advocate and a New York Times Bestselling author. Tickets for the event cost $20.
In 1944, Dr. Eger was sent to Auschwitz at age 16. She endured unimaginable experiences, including being forced to dance for the infamous Dr. Joseph Mengele.