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Celebrating Israel 70

JCC Preschool South
Event organized by JCC Preschool South

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Join the community at the Maureen and Douglas Cohn Jewish Community Campus for a fun-filled day celebrating Israel 70.

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM | Adult Activity | Auditorium – Sip & Skype with author, Randy Susan Meyers, The Widow of Wall Street. Includes spirits to sip and a nosh. $5

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM | Youth & Family Activity | Roth Hall – PJ Library Goes to Israel! Geared toward ages 6 months - 6 years. The community wide Israel Independence Day Celebration will have a special time set aside for our PJ Library friends to celebrate Israel’s 70th Birthday! Enjoy age appropriate crafts, games, songs and the featured PJ Library story Dinosaur Goes to Israel & 3 Falafels in my Pita!

12:00 – 12:30 PM | All Ages | Celebrate the opening of the Judy Cohn Plaza and the Jack Roth Garden with a ceremonial ribbon cutting. The festivities will continue with the singing of Hatikvah and the National Anthem accompanied by the local War Veterans presenting our colors. The JCC Preschool and Club J students will perform in a Zum Gali Gali choral concert. The rock painting tent will be open for all to create well-wishes.

12:30 – 1:30 PM | Youth Activity | Auditorium – Movie: Shalom Sesame: Welcome to Israel and Adventures in Israel.

12:30 – 3:30 PM | Enjoy Israeli food and fare! Falafel, Pita & Hummus, Barekas, Israeli Salad and Biseli/Bomba and so much more! $ Fees apply

12:30 – 3:30 PM | Youth & Family Activity | Dance Party with DJ John Wendelken! Enjoy arts & crafts, rides, bounce house & obstacle course, balloon twisting, face-painting and rock wall climbing.

1:00 – 3:00 PM | Adult Activity | Israeli wine & beer tasting.

1:30 – 3:00 PM | Family Activity | Auditorium – Movie: Israeli Cuisine. Enjoy the movie with popcorn.

3:15 PM | Happy Birthday to Israel - Cupcake Extravaganza!

FREE admission on day of event | $5 Per Car parking fee

Food and Fare available for a FEE CASH or CREDIT accepted (no checks please)