Sunday, June 5, noon-4 pm
Location: Lerner Town Center, Tysons Corner
8025 Galleria Drive, Tysons, VA
(corner of 123 and International Drive)
Contact: Laurie.Albert@jccnv.org, 703.537.3064
The J invites the community to celebrate Israel@68. Engaging events and interactive activities will run throughout the day. Join us to celebrate Israel and her people and to strengthen our connections to the Washington area Jewish community.
• Hands-on activities
• Food for purchase
• Moon bounce and inflatable fun
• Gaga pit
• Petting zoo
• All aboard – take a train ride around Jerusalem
• Israeli dancing
• Israel-style shuk (market)
• …and more!
FREE Admission, FREE on-site parking and METRO accessible (Silver Line Tysons Corner Metro Station)
This program is in partnership with The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington and in collaboration with area synagogues and Jewish agencies.
Blue Box is a fun, new way to support Israeli while getting great products in return. It is a subscription service that delivers boxes of high quality, innovative Israeli goods, many organic and handcrafted, from small Israeli businesses that are socially progressive and environmentally friendly - with good stories behind them. Each box includes items from one vendor, along with the vendor’s story.
12 month plan: $36/month │ 6 month plan: $40/month │ 3 month plan: $46/month
All food products are kosher.
To subscribe, visit www.blueboxisrael.com.
Questions? Contact Naama.Gold@jccnv.org, 703.537.3034.
The JCCNV offers member discounts on classes and programs. In order for membership rates to apply, membership must remain current throughout the duration of the class/program.
Are you tired of book, wine, and poetry clubs? Do you want to bring some spice into your home? Let’s have a fun evening together cooking the Israeli delicacy “shakshuka” while talking and learning about Israel!
A few details:
- The gatherings are designed for groups of 12–18 people. Hosts extend the invitations to their friends, family, co-workers, etc.
- The evening is for adults of all ages
- The meal ingredients will be provided by the J
Gatherings are currently being booked! If you’d like to host this event in your home, contact our Israeli Shlicha, at Naama.Gold@jccnv.org for more details.
8:15am – 9:15am
Facilitated by Na'ama Gold, Community Shlicha
No previous knowledge required.
Shalom (Hello)! Did you always want to converse in Hebrew? Join Na’ama each week for conversational Hebrew. You will learn and practice Hebrew in a fun and interactive way while learning more about Israel!
Fee: Free (we ask that you try to attend regularly)
For Israeli and Hebrew Speaking Families!
Contact: Naama.Gold@jccnv.org, 703.537.3034
Whether you are new to our area or you have been here for 20 years, if you are interested in connecting with other Israelis living in Northern Virginia, please contact Na’ama. She would love to hear from you! Look for us on Facebook and join NOVA Mifgash.
Instructor: Ethan Halpern
This drop-in cultural dance program incorporates Jewish and Israeli culture through choreographed dances set to modern music by Israeli artists. The dances students learn are recognized in most programs internationally. No experience is required. Ethan Halpern has been offering this popular Israeli Dance program for 20 years at the J. Preregistration not required. See you on the dance floor!
Fee: $10/ $6 member/ $5 student. Pay instructor directly.
Growing Jewish Families, Events, Veterans, Interfaith
Community Engagement Director
JCCNV-JAFI Shiri Rahamim
Shlichut Program Community Schlicha