Photos of “Aliyah the Musical” and the Lag Ba’Omer parade

Hi Everyone!

The Mitzpe Nevo drama chug presented “Aliyah the Musical”
in the Eshkol Hapais center. It was very good!!!
I took photos and posted them at:

Today, I also took photos of the Chabad Lag Ba’Omer parade.
I posted the photos at:
Enjoy the photos.

Shabbat Shalom,

"Aliyah the Musical"

Lag Ba'Omer parade

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Photos of Lag Ba’Omer in Ma’ale Adumim

Hi Everyone!

Tonight, I took photos of the Lag Ba’Omer celebrations in Ma’ale Adumim.
I posted the photos online at:
Enjoy the photos.

Lag Ba’Omer Sameach!

Photos of Lag Ba'Omer in Ma'ale Adumim

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Lag Ba’Omer Events in Ma’ale Adumim

Chabad of Ma’ale Adumim will be having a Lag Ba’Omer parade
and a Lag Ba’Omer show at the cultural center.

The parade will start at 16:00 (Thursday May 3, 2018) near Chabad house
in central park (near the elephant)
Everyone will march to the cultural center.

Tickets for the Lag Ba’Omer show in the cultural center
are available via the center’s website at:
or 02-544100
Advance tickets are 5 shekels, on Thursday 10 shekels.
The ticket includes entrance to the show and a raffle.
The Hebrew flyer is posted below.

The Mitzpeh Nevo Children’s Drama Chug present:
Aliyah – The Musical

Thursday Map 3, 2018 (Lag Ba’Omer)
Matinee: 14:00
Evening show: 17:00
Location: Eshkol Hapais Theater Ma’ale Adumim
Cost: 20 shekels per ticket

Tickets can be bought at the door
or by calling Marty Wesel at 052-687-1518


Weather permitting, I may be out taking photos of the bonfires
Wednesday night in the open area opposite the police station.

Educational resources about Lag Ba’Omer:

Chag Sameach!

Lag Ba'Omer event in Ma'ale Adumim
Lag Ba'Omer event in Ma'ale Adumim - Aliyah - The Musical

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Yom Ha’atzmaut Events in Ma’ale Adumim

Hi Everyone!

The Ma’ale Adumim Yom Ha’atzmaut celebrations will start Wednesday night at 20:00 in Central Park (the main park behind Kikar Yahalom).
The Hebrew flyers are posted below.

April 18, 2018 – Eve of Independence Day

20:00 – Israel Independence Day Celebrations
Location: Central Park

On the eve of Israel’s 70th Independence Day, as part of the torch-lighting ceremony at Mount Herzl, a mass-singing event of the song “Hallelujah” will be broadcast live from dozens of cities in Israel and around the world, including Ma’aleh Adumim.
Residents of Maale Adumim are invited to the main stage in the central park on Wednesday, May 18, at 20:30, to sing “Hallelujah” together with a professional moderator, thus taking part in the
broadcast of the song on the largest live broadcast ever made in Israel.
Wear a white short.

21:00 – Singers Eliad Nachum and Benaia Barabi will be the featued singers in Central Park

There will also be performances by youth groups.

There will be two fireworks rounds in Ma’ale Adumim. Derech Hagai (street near the fireworks rocket launches) will be closed twice between 20:45-21:15 and 22:15-22:45

At 22:30 Standup comediain Hen Mizrachi will perform in Hebrew at the Cultural Center. Tickets 70-105 shekels at the Cultural Center

At 22:30 in the “Ha’chatzer” hall in Kikar Yahalom
the group “Ben Ha’mietarim” will perform songs Israeli songs from the beginning of the state.
Tickets are 60 shekels including light meat refreshments. Tickets via the Matnas

April 19 – Yom Ha’atzmaut

>>> Between 11:33am and 12:50pm Israel Air Force planes and helicopters are scheduled to fly over Ma’ale Adumim.

On Yom Ha’atzmaut, the Hayaaran Forest picnic area will be open for picnics.
There will be inflatable children’s structures and handicraft workshops.
There will also be army and fire department exhibitions.
There will be a welcoming event by Mayor Kashriel at 11:00am

The entrance to the the area (by car) is located on the right side on the highway 3/4 down the mountain traveling from Jerusalem to Ma’ale Adumim.

There will be hourly bus rides to the picnic area starting at 9am. The bus will pickup people every whole hour at city hall.

The Moshe Castel Museum will be open from 10:00-17:00 Adimission will be free on Thursday.

FYI: Per the Hebrew newspaper, today there are 9,700 households in Ma’ale Adumim with a population of around 41,000.

This week I added several new cool Israel videos
to the large Israel video list at:


Happy Israel Independence Day!
Yom Ha’atzmaut Sameach!

Yom Ha’atzmaut Events in Ma’ale Adumim

Yom Ha’atzmaut Events in Ma’ale Adumim
Yom Ha’atzmaut Events in Ma’ale Adumim
Yom Ha'atzmaut at the Moshe Castel Museum

Update: I just added below the Hebrew flyer with the list of davening and dancing at Sdeh Chemed.

April 18, 2019
Location: Schoolyard of Sdeh Chemed

19:45 – Festive Maariv
20:30 – Musical Entertainment – Mati Shriki and Menachem Ophir
21:00 – Chikdren’s play Melech Hamidbar
21:30 – Dancing and singing with a band

Yom Ha'atzmaut Events in Ma'ale Adumim

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Israel Memorial Day Events in Ma’ale Adumim

Tuesday Evening – April 17, 2018

18:30 – Memorial March
Youth groups
Starting in front of the Matnas and ending in Central Park
Bring flags and dress in blue and white

20:00 – Memorial Day Ceremony
Location: Central Park
19:50 – open to the public

The ceremony will also be broadcast live
on Adomedia Community TV channel 98

21:00 – Songs of the Soldiers with youth groups
Location: Metro Club

22:00 – Family stories of the city’s fallen soldiers
Adomedia Community TV – Channel 98 and
Adomedia Facebook channel

Below is the Hebrew flyer for the events.

May the memories of the fallen soldiers be a blessing.

Memorial Day Ceremony in Ma'ale AdumimMemorial Day Ceremony in Ma'ale Adumim

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Photos of 6 Kilometer March in Memory of 6 Million

Photos of 6 Kilometer March in Memory of 6 Million

We must not forget.

6 Kilometer March in Memory of 6 Million

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Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Commemoration Events in Ma’ale Adumim

Yom Hashoah Events in Ma’ale Adumim
This year’s focus is: Righteous Among the Nations

Tonight, Wednesday – April 11, 2018

18:00 – 6 kilometers march in memory of the 6 million Jews
Starts in the area in front of the Matnas
Ends at the cultural center

20:00 – Main Yom HaShoah ceremony at the cultural center.
Open to the public starting at 19:15

20:45 at Piano in cultural center
– Memories in the Living Room,
meeting Holocaust survivors

21:00 at Metro Club – Holocaust discussions

22:00 – Film on trip to Poland – Channel 98 community television

Thursday – April 12, 2018

Movie – The Zookeeper’s Wife
Cultural center – free admission
Educational resources about the Holocaust

We must not forget.

Yom HaShoah - Holocaust Commemoration Events in Ma'ale Adumim

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Photos of Packaging Food Baskets for Needy Soldiers and their Families

HI Everyone!

Today, in memory of Ari and Sari Horowitz z”l, Yashar LaChayal
and community members packaged food baskets for needy soldiers
and their families. The packaging and pickup by army base personnel
was done outside the Maalot David Synagogue.

Kol Hakavod! to everyone involved in this mitzvah.

I posted photos at:

To learn more about Yashar LaChayal, visit their website at:

or their Facebook page at:

Pesach Kasher V’Sameach!

Food Baskets for Needy Soldiers and their Families

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Koshering Dishes and Utensils for Passover and Ma’ale Adumim Pesach Times

Hi Everyone!

Below is the schedule where one can kosher their dishes and utensils for Pesach in Ma’ale Adumim.

1. Central Synagogue – 96 HaNechalim
2. Mitzpe Nevo Mikva
Wednesday – March 28: 10:00-20:00
Thursday – March 29: 10:00-22:00

3. Beit Knesset Nofei Sela – 2 Hashechem (07)
Wednesday – March 28: 10:00-22:00 only

4. Beit Knesset Or Zaruah and Beit Knesset Or Zaruah yards – HaKaneh (06)
Thursday – March 29: 10:00-22:00

There is no charge for the koshering.

Peasch Times in Ma’ale Adumim:

Bedikat Chametz – Thursday evening March 29

Ta’anit B’chorot – Friday March 30

Finish eating chametz – Friday March 30 at 10:14am (stricter 9:47am)

Finish burning chametz – Friday March 30 at 11:29am (stricker 10:59am)

Finishing the Afikoman on Seder night at: 00:43am

You can sell your chametz at all the synagogues and at all koshering stations.

Below are the Hebrew announcements including the Shabbat Hagadol shiurim schedule.

Chag Pesach Kasher V’Sameach!

Koshering Dishes and Utensils for Passover in Ma'ale Adumim
Ma'ale Adumim Pesach Times

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Photos and Video of Good Deeds Day in Ma’ale Adumim

Hi Everyone!

Tuesday, March 13, there was a Good Deeds Day happening in the Merchaz Karaso – 07 Mall.
I posted photos at:

I also posted a video of the musical performance at:

Enjoy the photos and video and please share. Thank you!

Have a good day,

Good Deeds Day

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