NIPAGESH TEEN INTERNSHIP: Deadline extended to March 31

from your Computer at home Tarbuton Nipagesh Flyer 2015 We’re taking pen pals “digital” connecting San Diego Jewish children and new friends in Israel.  Connect from home through educator managed online communities with new friends in Israel learning about each other’s cities, celebrating Jewish holidays, and sharing music, games and videos.  San Diego Teen Interns will encourage new friendships and engagement.  Participants don’t have to know Hebrew or English fluently. Posting in either Hebrew or English is fine. The platform is provided by an Israeli startup that is working with the government… Read More

Reut Institute Report – The Tarbuton

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; nice to be on their radar and validation we’re doing the right things.

April – Yom HaZikaron & Yom Haatzmaout

Yom HaZikaron – San Diego – Tuesday 4/24, 2012 – 7:00 pm JCC ———————————————————- Walk for Israel and Yom Haatzmaout Festival – Sunday 4/29, 2012 – Walk 10-11 and 11-3 Festival.  More Details   Walk for Israel – 9:30 meet, 10-11 walk  Register Sifriyat Pijama – Hebrew StoryTime 11:30 a.m. Israeli Flower Crafts and more…sports Hummus Competition (Noon-1:00 p.m) Tarbuton Dancers and Singers 12:20-12:40