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Yom HaShoah, Yom HaZikaron, & Yom HaAtzmaut

Yom HaShoah: Cincinnati Remembers
April 19, 2pm
Day of Holocaust Remembrance

a candle with a jewish star of david carved into it Join us for a moving Yom HaShoah commemoration to remember the six million victims of the Holocaust and honor the survivors. This year’s program will feature distinguished speaker Dr. Rachel Korazim and a musical performance by violinist Guy Braunstein, as well as a candle-lighting ceremony with local survivors and family members.


Yom HaZikaron: Cincinnati Honors
April 27, 6:30pm
Israel Memorial Day

a soldier with a jewish flag Kol Yisrael Arevim Ze l’Ze – All of Israel is responsible for one another. Join the Cincinnati community for a memorial service to honor the soldiers and victims of terror who gave their lives in defense of the State of Israel. We will pay respects to the Fallen through poems and music as we explore our responsibility to care for each other. Following the service, attendees are invited to stay for a gathering of traditional Israeli songs.


four lines with jewish flags hanging from them Yom HaAtzmaut: Cincinnati Celebrates
April 29, 5pm
FREE with RSVP – RSVP required
Dinner available for purchase: 4:30pm – 7:30pm
Kids’ Festival: 5 – 7pm
Tween Bedouin Tent Bash: 5:30 – 6:30pm
Concert & Cocktails: 7pm

Come celebrate 72 years of Israeli independence with friends from throughout Cincinnati! This community-wide celebration features fun for all ages, including a kids’ festival with inflatables, games, face painting and more and an incredible Bedouin tent bash just for tweens. We’ll end the celebration with a concert featuring music by Afro-Hebrew band Milk and Honeys, and a cash bar with specialty cocktails.


a group of young adultsBlue & White Night 
April 30, 6 – 8pm

Ages 21 – 45
At Liberty’s Bar & Bottle Shop

Come celebrate Israel’s 72nd birthday with Blue & White Night, hosted by YAD and the Mayerson JCC! Enjoy awesome appetizers, delicious drinks, and a terrific time! Don’t forget to dress in theme and wear your Israel colors. Your first drink is on us!


Ochel’s Kitchen: An Israeli Cooking Experience
May 7, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

For Teens
At Terwilliger Lodge

Israel may be one of those “you have to see it to believe it” experiences, but the food tastes good anywhere! Put on an apron and join the Ochel’s Kitchen team for a delicious Israeli Dinner with friends. Whether you’ve been to Israel, are going soon or just like Israeli food – all Jewish teens are welcome!


Supported by:
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