Discover Israel

Date: May 19, 2019  - Time: 10:00 am - 12:05 pm
Location: Merage JCC Show map
Contact: Debbie MelinePhone: 949-435-3400 ext. 271Email:

Discover Israel

Sunday, May 19,  10 a.m.  - 12:05 p.m.

Seminars with local rabbis and visiting educators on various Israel-related topics

Topics include:

  • Humans of Tel Aviv - Erez Kaganovitz, photo-journalist from Tel Aviv, will take us on a virtual tour of Tel Aviv, showcasing the diversity and vitality of the city.
  • The Israeli Kitchen – Rachel Klugman, local Israeli chef, will demonstrate how to prepare some of her favorite Israeli recipes. 
  • Unit 669: IDF’s Elite Combat Search and Rescue Unit – Evyatar Duek will share experiences of how veterans of his IDF unit devote their time and risk their lives to rescue civilians and military personnel in need.
  • It’s a Democracy, Dammit! – Julian Resnick, Israeli tour guide and international Jewish educator, will offer his analysis of the recent Israeli national elections.
  • The Butterfly Project – Cheryl Rattner Price, the artist and co-creator of The Butterfly Project, will lead a butterfly painting session in the art studio.

FREE for all