Blue + White Week
BLUE + WHITE WEEK
We’re celebrating Israel’s 75 years of independence with special programs and events for SJJCC!
SUNDAY, APRIL 23
WALKING IN THEIR MEMORY
Commemorate fallen Israeli soldiers and victims of terror attacks in this community walk.
Hosted by Shevet Gefen and Sid Jacobson JCC
At Bar Beach
175 West Shore Road, Port Washington
MONDAY, APRIL 24
TOGETHER WITH THEM: LUNCH + LEARN
Hear from the Israeli delegation of wounded IDF veterans in this conversation about their military service and heroic stories.
TUESDAY, APRIL 25
Stop by the lobby to see our memory wall for Yom HaZikaron.
YIZKOR + KADISH
Join our Coordinator of Jewish Life, Jonah Sanderson in the lobby as we honor Yom HaZikaron.
Honor Yom HaZikaron and Yom HaAtzmaut, with a ceremony to commemorate IDF fallen soldiers and victims of terror attack, which will then shift to celebrate Israel’s 75 with music, food, and dancing.
At Midway Jewish Center
330 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26
Celebrate Yom HaAtzmaut as we transform the lobby into an Israeli shuk!
THURSDAY, APRIL 27
Join our RCFI staff to try out different varieties of hummus in the lobby.
SURVIVOR ARTspace Gallery OPENING
Featuring a special guest Holocaust survivor speaker
Doors open at 5:45pm, program begins promptly at 6pm
FRIDAY, APRIL 28
BLUE + WHITE SENIOR SHABBAT DINNER
Enjoy a Shabbat meal, as well as candle lightings and prayers. Advance registration is required.
$25 per person
Lirin Shay Goshen
Director of Randie Waldbaum Malinsky Center for Israel
Lirin Shay Goshen, our Senior Shlicha and Randie Waldbaum Malinsky Center for Israel Director, is originally from Holon, Israel and she served in the IDF for three years as an…read more