The Jewish Community Relations Council of the United Jewish Federation of Tidewater, 
Simon Family JCC, Embassy of Israel & Community Partners' 

11th Annual Israel Today Series

 
 
Upcoming Events

 

Israel, Social Media, and the Battle for the Truth

Noa Tishby | Wednesday, October 13, 7:30 PM

Rapid Responder. Truth Spreader. Troll Fighter. Natural Raconteur. Spirited Modern Explainer.

As part of the Lee and Bernard Jaffe Family Jewish Book Festival

 

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If You Thirst for a Homeland

Dafna Kaffeman | Saturday, November 6, 7:30 PM | Hybrid In-Person & Virtual

Flame-working Glass Artist. Lecturer. International Award Winner. 

In partnership with the Chrysler Museum of Art's Perry Glass Studio

 

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The Memory Monster

Yishai Sarid | Monday, November 8, 12:00 PM

Arbitrator. Award-Winning Author. Attorney. 

As part of the Lee and Bernard Jaffe Family Jewish Book Festival

 

 

My Wild Garden: Notes from a Writer's Eden

Meir Shalev | Sunday, November 12, 2:00 PM | Virtual

One of Israel's Most Celebrated Novelists. Radio & TV Host. Motorcyle Enthusiast. 

In partnership with the Chrysler Museum of Art's Book Club

As part of the Lee and Bernard Jaffe Family Jewish Book Festival

 

 

The Four Corners of the World: A Celebration of World Wildlife Day

Roie Galitz | Tuesday, March 1, 7:30 PM

World-Renowned Wildlife Photographer. Environmental Diplomat. Entrepreneur. Explorer.  

 

 

Previous Events



How Israel Became a Television Powerhouse with Danna Stern
Managing Director, yes Studios, Israel

WEDNESDAY, March 17 | 12:00 PM
Click here to view the free recording.

Words of My Father: Love and Pain in Palestine with Yousef Bashir
Author, Speaker, and Peace Advocate

THURSDAY, February 25 | 12:00 PM
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Israel Story in Conversation with Professor Shlomo Maital 
Technion & MIT Professor
An Intergenerational Conversation with Israel Story co-founders Mishy Harman, Yochai Maital, and Yochai's Father, Professor Maital.

WEDNESDAY, January 27 | 12:00 PM
Click here to the view the free recording

Israel Story in Conversation with Ala Dakka 
Fauda actor

TUESDAY, December 8 | 2:00 PM
Click here to view the free recording

 

Israel Story in Conversation with Etgar Keret
Award-winning author and scriptwriter

THURSDAY, November 19 | 12:00 PM
Click here to view the free recording

Israel Story in Conversation with Eli Buli 
Executive Chief, Bustan

MONDAY, October 26 | 7:30 PM
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Red Sea Spies: The True Story of Mossad's Fake Diving Resort

Author Raffi Berg Middle East Editor, BBC Website 
Mossad Commander Dani LimorThe real Mossad Commander who carried out the mission and founded the famed resort.

THURSDAY, October 15 | 12:00 PM
Click here to view the free recording