Federation's Israel & Overseas Department Presents
Hearts Together: Days of Memory and Meaning
- Virtual Event
Thursday, April 8 at 7:00 pm
Tuesday, April 13 at 8:00 pm
Sunday, April 18 at 10:30 am
April 8, 2021 – April 18, 2021
Commemorate our Jewish history and heritage — and celebrate our community’s unique connection to Israel. Join the Jewish Federation’s Israel & Overseas Department, our Detroit ShinShinim (young adult Israeli ambassadors), and other local and international Jewish organizations for these very special community-wide events.
Holocaust Remembrance Day | Yom Ha’Shoah
Thursday, April 8 | 7 PM | Virtual
Take part in this virtual community commemoration by the Holocaust Memorial Center, including moving tributes from Holocaust survivors, local clergy, and others.
Visit holocaustcenter.org on April 8th at 7 PM to watch the broadcast.
Israel’s Day of Remembrance | Yom Ha’Zikaron
Virtual Commemoration led by Our Community Youth
Tuesday, April 13 | 8 PM | Virtual
Join us as we all come together to honor Israeli Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terrorism. Led by youth from across our community and Israel, including Frankel Jewish Academy students, our ShinShinim, and from Federation’s partnership region, this Israel Memorial Day event features a firsthand account of what it means to be the sibling of someone who has fallen in service or in a terrorist attack. Register below.
Israel’s Independence Day | Yom Ha’Atzmaut
Sunday, April 18
Pick Up an Israeli Picnic Box, 10:00 AM – 1 PM
Beverly Park, 18801 Beverly Rd., Beverly Hills, MI 48025
Celebrate Israel’s Birthday! Come to Beverly Park and get your free picnic box filled with kosher Israeli food, a blanket (for you to keep), Israeli games, recipes and playlists. Later on, enjoy a live, virtual Israeli concert (details below). Presented in cooperation with JCC’s Jfamily.
Live Concert from Israel with Kobi Oz | 3 PM | Virtual
Popular Israeli music artist Kobi Oz and members of his band will lead the world in song to celebrate Israel’s Independence. Perfect for the whole family. In partnership with Milwaukee Jewish Federation and the Jewish Federation of Greater Oklahoma City.