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Israeli Programs

Contact: Ella Dagan
613-798-9818 x243

Vered Israel Cultural & Educational Program

The Vered families have established a special program to foster Israeli culture in Ottawa. The Vered Israel Cultural & Educational program presents concerts, lectures, and exhibitions in association with the Embassy of Israel, as well as other organizations.

Upcoming Programs

Yom Hazikaron

Tuesday, May 3 at 7:00 pm – Wednesday, May 4 at 7:00 pm

Commemorate Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terror with a special film including messages from Ottawa’s Jewish community leaders and Israeli Embassy officials.

The link to view the film will be available from Tuesday, May 3 at 7 pm until Wednesday, May 4 at 7pm.

Yom Ha’atzmaut

Israel’s Independence Day is on Thursday, May 5 and we’re celebrating all month long!

Starting May 1 join the fun with a variety of Yom Ha’atzmaut themed programs both virtual and in-person. Storytime, arts & crafts, an Israeli folk dance workshop, Israeli food, virtual tours of Israel, educational programs and much more!

Find more details here.

Contact Vered Israel Program Manager, Ella Dagan for more information,



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Vered Hebrew Books Library

Contact Ella to arrange book pick-ups/donations