Hannukah Israeli Crafts & Hebrew

Looking for ideas for Hannukah (well, we’re late in posting this, but you get the idea…) for next year maybe! This is one of our favorites, more are on our Tarbuton Hannukah Pinterest Board!  Check it out.

Israeli Film Center – Streaming Israeli TV & Film

From their Site, “Sign up now to watch the best israeli films & television.  Browse through our ever expanding catalog of award-winning feature, documentary, shorts and television programs, that are available to watch instantly on your screen.” There is a fee to stream the films.  $3-6 each as of now 9/2012. http://www.israelfilmcenter.org/STREAM  

Reut Institute Report – The Israeli Diaspora as a Catalyst for Jewish Peoplehood

Interesting report out of the Reut Institute, March 2012. The Israeli Diaspora as a Catalyst for Jewish Peoplehood Recommended read. English Version Key themes: North American Jewish Sabra – Israeliness is not enough, Israeli Goethe-Institute, tri-identity bundle, Israeli Social Space. The Tarbuton is sited as an example/model along with several other programs that are offered by Israelis for the community at large.