Community Yom Ha’azmaut
Thursday, May 12, 2016 | 4-9 PM
Squirrel Hill JCC
5738 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217
The Yom Ha’atzmaut celebration in Squirrel Hill offers a one-stop Israeli experience in Pittsburgh at the JCC throughout the afternoon and evening, with many events and activities for all ages
On the lawn in front of the Robinson Building
Carnival games, floor-map activities, bounce house, obstacle course, face painting, balloon twisting, games, cookie decorating, and creative crafts
In the gymnasium
Shuk (Food Court)
In Palm Court, delicious food for purchase
4-5 and 6-7 PM
Storyteller Peninnah Schram
5-5:30 and 7-7:30 PM
Performances by Karmei-Machol Dance Troupe,
a young-adult group
5:30-6:30 and 7-8 PM
Daniela Shacham Sarig
Hillel Room, Room 313
Join Israeli artist Daniela Shacham Sarig in a session that will unleash your inner artist. Registration required; a fee may apply, to cover the cost of materials.
5:30-6:45 and 7-8:15 PM
Cooking demos by Chef Carmit Elkayam
Goldstein Lounge, Room 202
Chef Carmit Elkayam — a cookbook author from Pittsburgh’s Partnership Region, Misgav — specializes in combining dishes from Israel’s diverse culinary traditions to maximize nutrition. She competed on “Mischakei Hachef,” Israeli TV’s chef face-off.
Family concert by Josh and the Jamtones
Co-sponsored by PJ Library and Shalom Pittsburgh
No registration required.
Questions? Contact Lauren Bartholomae at 412-339-5417 or [email protected].org.