Israeli Programs

Israel 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

Shira b’tzibur

Monthly Hebrew sing along at the SJCC


Israel’s Memorial Day for the Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terror

Tuesday, April 17
7:00 pm
Soloway JCC

For more information please contact Ella Dagan, (613) 798-9818 ext.243 —

Flag Raising Ceremony

Help us pay tribute to Israel’s 70th year of independence with a flag raising ceremony.

Thursday, April 19
11:00 am
Ottawa City Hall’s Marion Dewar Square, 110 Laurier Avenue

A bus will be available to take people to and from the event. If you are interested in taking the bus, please contact Ella to reserve your spot, (613) 798-9818 ext. 243,

The bus will leave the SJCC at 10:30 am.

Yom Ha’atzmaut Community Wide Celebration

Thursday, April 19: 5:00pm – 9:00 pm
Free Admission
Soloway JCC, 21 Nadolny Sachs, Private

Celebrate Israel’s 70th Birthday with Israeli food and fun for the whole family!

5:00 pm – 7:30 pm in the SJCC gym: Children’s entertainment and activities with Israeli Shinshinim and Canadian Friends of Hebrew U, Arts and Crafts, inflatables and games.

6:45 pm – 9:00 pm: Live Music with Shlomo Haviv Band.

Delicious Israeli food from Babi’s (for purchase, cash only)
Short Film on Ben Gurion

For more information please contact Ella Dagan, Vered Israel Cultural & Educational Program Manager, (613) 798-9818 ext 243,

Israeli Film Festival

May 24, 27
June 3, 7 & 10

Films coming soon!

New location – Arts Court, 2 Daly Avenue

Tzofim Israeli Friendship Caravan

Community wide concert
Thursday, July 12, 2018

More information coming soon.