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Yom HaAtzmaut Community Festival

May 5 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Yom HaAtzmaut

This event has been cancelled due to inclement weather.

Yom HaAtzmaut Community Festival

Join us for fun, food, and friendly faces to celebrate Israel’s 74th birthday! Stop by when you can, stay as long as you’d like, and wear blue & white to make the day extra special. This is an event for the whole family to enjoy!


Fun for the whole family!

Matkot (and Shesh Besh): Come experience the Israeli games of Summer!
Temple Beth Shalom

Spread Some Joy! Send a letter to an IDF soldier.
Congregation Tiferet Israel

Archeological Dig: Explore and excavate the archeology of ancient Israel.
Congregation Agudas Achim

Celebrate a taste of Israel with a blue & white treat! We’ll decorate yummy sugar cookies and you can find out all about Congregation Beth El’s strong connections to Israel!
Congregation Beth El

Join Congregation Shir Ami to celebrate Israel’s 74th birthday and test your Israel knowledge with some Israel Trivia!
Congregation Shir Ami

Sensory Map of Israel: Use loose parts and materials to create a tactile, physical map of Israel. We’ll provide as much or as little guidance as desired.
Congregation Beth Israel and cdc@cbi

Plant Your Seeds and Plant Your Way: Drop by JNF-USA’s booth to plant seeds for potted spring flowers in Austin, while having the opportunity to fulfill the mitzvah of planting a tree in Israel! While you plant, chat with staff and lay leaders about how to “Plant Your Way” to Israel.
Jewish National Fund-USA

Make a “falafel plate”, Israel map, puzzles and Israeli games: Shesh-Besh (backgammon), 5 stones, musical chairs, elastic bang (Gumi), and soccer. We will also have a music performance by an Israeli singer, Lia Nevifur at 5 PM.
Israeli-American Council

Face Painting and Photo Booth: Get glammed up Israel-style with some face painting, and then smile with some fun Israel-themed backdrops and props so you’ll remember you celebrated Israel’s birthday in style!
Austin Jewish Academy

Make a beautiful Degel Israel (Israeli flag) with us at Shalom Austin’s Early Childhood Program! You’ll be waving it with joy on Israel’s 74th birthday!
Shalom Austin Early Childhood Program


Food available for purchase by:
Babka ATX
Gail’s Catering

The Shuk


Presented by:
Shalom Austin
Temple Beth Shalom
Congregation Tiferet Israel
Congregation Agudas Achim
Congregation Beth El
Congregation Shir Ami
Congregation Beth Israel & cdc@cbi
Austin Jewish Academy
Jewish National Fund-USA
Israeli-American Council
Shalom Austin Early Childhood Program

Details

Date:
May 5
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Contact

Alachua Haskins
Phone:
(512)735-8052
Email:
alachua.haskins@shalomaustin.org

Venue

Dell Jewish Community Campus
7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX 78731
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