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Israel @ 71 Celebration

April 28, 2019 @ 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM


Free and open to all!


Live entertainment with Erez & Gal, Sparks Cheer Performance, and Belly Dance Performance from Dance of Arabia


Food available for purchase:

Cafe at The J (Dairy under Kosher Supervision)

Betty Wood Oven Pizza Truck (Dairy under Kosher Supervision)

Culinary Graduate Food Truck  (Dairy/Vegetarian, not under Kosher Supervision)

Bella’s Gelato Food Truck

Le Cave’s Donuts (under Kosher Supervision; sold by Or Chadash & Temple Emanu-El teens)


Israeli beer and wine available for purchase:


Meadan Amber Date Ale (Gluten-Free)

Meadan Special Date Ale (Gluten-Free)

Ben Ami Chardonnay

Ben Ami Cabernat


Artisan Fair*


Activities for kids including a petting zoo, scavenger hunt, inflatable slide, games & crafts


Israeli video shorts screenings, followed by brief discussions with Tucson’s Shinshiniot, Rotem & Ron:

4:15 pm

“You can’t ask that” – Refugees in Israel

TV show asks groups of misunderstood, judged or marginalized Israelis direct and uncomfortable questions you always wanted to know, but never had the guts to ask. The episode focuses on refugees in Israel.


5:15 pm

“Shababnikim” – Ultraorthodox in the Israeli Society

A TV show features a group of four “Haredi” students who study at a Yeshiva in Jeruslem. In this episode the yeshiva students gets into a symbolic conflict with IDF soldiers.


6:00 pm

“Life at Gaza Strip Envelope” – Different point of views

Two personal stories of two young people – a volunteer from Ecuador and a native Israeli, presenting different aspects of life at Gaza strip envelope.


*supporting sending a refugee child to camp



April 28, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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