* Oz veGaon is thank G-d full of Jewish life.
Schools have held their end of the year events there. Communities have come to open the summer season . Family celebrations take place all the time. The weekly Bet midrash on Tuesday morning with some 40 women registered just finished its first year and we will continue please G-d after the High Holidays with our second year. Every Friday we have weekly lectures attended by tens of people. And now in the coming days we have 2 exciting events to invite you to: (see details below)
1) This Friday : a lecture by maj. Gen. Uzi Dayan
2) This coming Sunday: Celebrating Zionism and 3 years of Oz veGaon
* As you know, all we do is thanks to your partnership and donations. The Sunday celebration will be a grand event please G-d , with activities for families, musical performance and a fascinating panel on Zionism. We need your partnership : For safe online donations please click on:
* To all Anglos in the Raanana –Netanya area see below for a special message for you...
Yehudit Katsover and Nadia Matar
1) Friday talk at Oz veGaon with Maj. Gen. Uzi Dayan
This coming Friday July 7th at 9:00 am in oz veGaon we will please G-d host Maj. Gen. Uzi Dayan, Chairman of Mifal Hapayis,
who will speak about the subject: the return of the Jewish people to history.
Uzi Dayan was a major general in the IDF, served as deputy chief of staff and head of the National Security Council.
Dayan participated in the rescue of the Sabena hostages, was commander of the Sayeret Matkal commando unit, commander of the Central Command, and thanks to him Joseph's Tomb remained in Israel's hands, thanks to Dayan's performance and decisions during the same period in which Medhat Yusuf was killed.
Dayan serves as President: Israel-Sderot Conference for Society.
Dayan is an articulate, knowledgeable and interesting lecturer. A morning not to be missed! Come, bring family and friends and enjoy.
The lecture is in Hebrew with simultaneous translation to English.
For transportation: Renee Margolis 052-3294194
2) Celebrating Zionism in Oz veGaon- 3 years to Oz veGaon
In cooperation with the World Zionist Organization and the Zinist Council in Israel
Sunday July 9th, 2017
For transportation from Jerusalem please register with Renee Margolis 052-3294194
· From 3:00-5:00 pm- activities for children and booths
· 5:00pm Greetings and opening of Boulevard of Zionism
- Yaakov Hagoel, Dep. And acting chair WZO
- Shlomo Neeman, Gush Etsion regional council head
- Bat Galim Shaer, mother of Gil-Ad hy"d
- Uri Yifrach, father of Eyal hy"d
- Musical performance by Miel and band
Panel: challenges of Zionism for the coming decade
Moderator: Dr. Dror Eydar
Yisrael Harel, Yehuda Harel, Racheli Fraenkel, Dr. Ran Baratz, Matan Peleg, Elyashiv Reichner, Gusti Yehoshua braverman, Gael Greenwald
In Hebrew with simultaneous translation to English.
We will all be there!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=csAdtb3JCgI&feature=youtu.be
3) Anglos to Oz veGaon Sunday event
For our Anglo friends in Raanana and Netanya area- you can come to our Sunday event with Sonia Graham, anglo coordinator of the Zionist Council in Israel, who is organizing a guided tour of Gush Etzion that day and will join us in Oz veGaon . See details below:
From: Sonia Graham <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Guided tour in English :
Trip to Gush Etzion in memory of the three abducted and murdered teenagers -
Gilad Shaer z"l - Eyal Yifrah z"l - Naftali Fraenkel z"l
11am - Pick up from Young Israel Netanya
11.30am - Pick up from Yad Lebanim Raanana
· Lunch Stop at Kanyon Shaar Hair, Bet Shemesh
· Amazing audio visual show at The Gush Etzion Visitors Centre
· The Promenade
· The Lone Oak Tree, Gush Etzion
· Opening ceremony and musical show at Oz Vegaon, Gush Etzion
· Panel with prominent speakers including the parents of the teenagers
· Simultaneous translation to English at the panel
Leaving Gush Etzion at :19.30
Cost : NIS 80 including the guide
(please bring two envelopes with the exact change -
one envelope with NIS 60 for the coach and guide, second envelope for the audio visual tour NIS 20)
See you this Sunday on the 9th July !!
All the best
National Anglo Coordinator for
The Zionist Council in Israel