Flag Raising Ceremony
Tuesday, May 2, 11:30 am, Ottawa City Hall’s Marion Dewar Square at 110 Laurier Avenue
Please join His Excellency Nimrod Barkan Israel’s Ambassador to Canada, Mayor Jim Watson, Rabbi Eytan Kenter and Jewish community leaders at City Hall as we raise the Israeli flag in honour of Israel’s 69th Year of Independence. Everyone is welcome.
A bus will be available to take people to and from the event. Please contact Ella to reserve your spot (613) 798-9818 ext. 243, email@example.com.
Yom Ha’atzmaut Community Wide Celebration
Tuesday, May 2
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm, SJCC
Celebrate with plenty of free family friendly fun including children’s activities with Israeli Shinshiniot, arts & crafts, buskers, Israeli dancing and more. Enjoy food from the SJCC’s own Babi’s restaurant with a special menu of Israeli fare (available for purchase) and entertainment by Yaakov Sassi and DJ Lahit Barosh, aka Jack Even-Haim.
Enjoy food from the SJCC’s own Babi’s restaurant with a special menu of Israeli fare (available for purchase, cash only).
- Children’s entertainment and activities
- Arts & crafts
- Learn Hebrew “slang” with HebrewU.
- Entertainment by Yaakov Sassi and DJ Lahit Barosh, aka Jack Even-Haim
For more information please contact Ella Dagan, Vered Israel Cultural & Educational Program Manager, (613) 798-9818 ext 243, firstname.lastname@example.org
Highlights from Yom Ha’atzmaut 2016 — Israel’s 68th Independence Day Celebration
Photo credit: Howard Sandler