April 29, 2017
Join us for Shabbat services as we will hear from our new Consul General from Israel, Galit Baram.
The title for the Consul General’s talk is “Israel- 69 years of struggle and achievements.”
Yom Hazikaron and Yom Ha’Atzmaut
Yom Hazikaron 2017/5777
Monday, May 1, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Israel’s Remembrance Day for all fallen soldiers and victims of terror is one of the most important and somber dates in Israel’s calendar and one of the most significant for all Israelis. Please join us for a special service dedicated to the memory of lives lost. Our Shinshinim will share their personal thoughts and remembrances.
Join us for light Israeli snacks after the service and before our program.
Yom Ha’Atzmaut 2017/5777
Monday, May 1, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
In grand Israeli tradition, the mood of Yom Hazikaron changes instantaneously as the sun sets and we welcome Israel’s Independence Day. Join us as we welcome Israel’s 69th birthday.
This year join us as we learn from Wendy Eisen, National Co-Chair of Canadian Friends of the Israel Museum. Wendy will bring us a program on “The Secrets of the Israel Museum”, a fascinating look at some of the exhibits and finds at this very special jewel in Israel’s crown. the Israel Museum is the largest cultural institution in Israel and the only encyclopaedic museum in the region with collections in virtually all areas of art – from antiquities to contemporary art; from Judaica and ethnography to international design. It is also the permanent home of the Dead Sea Scrolls and the renowned Billy Rose Garden.
Following the program, please join Rabbi Splansky for an Information Night on the UJA Centennial trip to Israel
October 31 – November 8, 2017
Join Rabbi Splansky, fellow congregants, and fellow travellers from across the GTA for this remarkable trip. We’ll enjoy the benefits of an intimate, tailor-made itinerary for Holy Blossom and we’ll enjoy access to extraordinary Israeli leadership and experiences thanks to UJA.