Israel Experiences and Trips
Yom Ha’atzmaut Community Celebration Featuring: THE MACCABEATS
Monday, May 1, 2017
5:00 pm Registration, activities for children, food available for purchase
6:00 pm Yom Ha’atzmaut celebration & musical performance by THE MACCABEATS
We’ve reached capacity for this event. If you’re interested in being added to our waitlist, please fill out the form, and someone will be in touch should space open up. jnf.org/sfyh17
You won’t want to miss THE MACCABEATS — viral YouTube sensation stars, the joyous men’s a cappella group dedicated to Jewish, Israeli & American songs. Perfect for the whole family, their impeccable artistry and eclectic style combines beautiful melodies and upbeat tempos. What a wonderful way to celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut together!
The Israel Action Committee invites you to the following speaker events:
New York Times columnist & Jerusalem Post Pulitzer Prize journalist
Subject: Opportunities and Challenges for America and Israel in Today’s Political Climate
Must RSVP. There will be no onsite registration.
Bret Stephens writes “Global View,” the Wall Street Journal’s foreign-affairs columnist, for which he won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for distinguished commentary. He is the Journal’s deputy editorial-page editor, responsible for the opinion sections of the paper’s sister editions in Europe and Asia, and a member of the editorial board. He is also a regular panelist on the Journal Editorial Report, a weekly political talk show carried nationally by the Fox News Channel.
Mr. Stephens has reported stories from around the world, including Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Lebanon, Gaza and Egypt, and interviewed scores of world leaders, including every Israeli Prime Minister since Shimon Peres. In November 2014 Sentinel Books, published his first book, America in Retreat: The New Isolationism and the Coming Global Disorder.
This program is co-sponsored by AIPAC and Congregation Emanu-El’s Israel Action Committee.
Join us on the 2017 Congregation Emanu-El Trip to Israel!
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
June 20 – July 3, 2017
Highlights include guided tour of Neot Kedumim, the Biblical Nature Reserve, hiking up Masada in time for sunrise, floating in the Dead Sea, traveling along the Jordan River Valley to the Upper Galilee, visit the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem, including Via Dolorosa and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, take part in an archaeological dig at the Beit Guvrin Caves, ascend the Roman camp to Masada, take a jeep tour off-road up the Golan Heights, enjoy rafting down the Jordan river, and so much more!
Please visit Congregation of Emanu-El San Francisco Family Israel Trip 2017 for more information about our trip, including the itinerary and accommodations.
To ask any questions, please call 888-811-2812 x 1, open Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time.
A Tour of Jewish Eastern Europe with Rabbi Jonathan Singer and Rabbi Larry Kushner
May 1-12, 2017
Cost: $4,470 (land-only)
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
We are announcing a trip this coming year to a part of the world where both Jewish Yiddish secular culture and Hassidism flourished. Join us as we learn about the past and engage with Jews who are building, much to everyone’s amazement, a Jewish future there too. More information and to sign up for the trip visit ARZA World here.
To register over the phone or ask any questions, please call 888-811-2812 x 1, open Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time.
The Israel Action Committee at Temple Emanu-El works to increase the congregation’s engagement with the state of Israel through education, celebration, and involvement. Questions? Interested in learning more or joining us for our next committee meeting? Contact Community Engagement Professional, Rachel Schonwetter, at (415) 751-2541 x171 or email@example.com.
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