Israel at 75 Series - JCCNS, Jewish Community Center of the North Shore

Commemorating Israel’s
75th Anniversary

Join us for these upcoming events in honor of Israel’s 75th Anniversary!

March 16 and March 30, 2023, 1:00PM
Moshe Safdie and Itzhak Perlman: Highlighting Two Eminent Israeli Artists
Izzi Abrams will be at the JCCNS to teach about these two Israeli artists, through lecture, film excerpts, and discussion.

Light refreshments will be served
FREE for JCCNS members, $10 per lecture for Community (or $15 for both lectures)

Lecture and discussion by Izzi Abrams on Moshe Safdie and Itzhak Perlman
March 21, 2023, 7:00PM
An Evening with Pnina Lahav
Author of The Only Woman in the Room: Golda Meir and Her Path to Power
Moderated by Shelley Sackett
In-person at the JCCNS
Includes dessert and coffee. There will be a book sale and signing after the event.
FREE for JCCNS members, $10 for Community 
An Evening with Pnina Lahav - book discussion
March 29, 2023, 11:00AM
The Art of Israel – A Survey of Israeli Art History on ZOOM
Presented by Jewish Art Education
The Art of Israel

March 30, 2023, 7:00PM
Israel-for-Reel: Israel Through the Eurovision Song Contest
Be educated and entertained as we explore how Israeli songs of the Eurovision Song Contest reflect the shifting political, sexual and cultural identities and politics both within Israel and outside it.
In-person at the JCCNS
Led by Tamar Forman, presented by the Israeli Cultural Connection
Free for JCCNS members, $10 Community

Israel-for-Reel: Israel through the Eurovision Song Contest

April 23, 2023, 2:00PM
Israel Independence Day Community Concert
Featuring local musicians and Berklee College of Music Band
Celebratory songs from each of Israel’s Seven Decades
In-person at Temple Sinai

April 24, 2023, 6:00PM
Cooking Demo with Israeli Chef Avi Shemtov
In person at Temple Sinai

April 25, 2023, 6:30PM
Yom Hazikaron Ceremony and Yom Ha’atzmaut Party
With speakers, Israeli folk dancers, food, music and more
In person at the JCCNS

For more information, contact Sara Ewing at

Everyone's Welcome

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