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Hanukka At A Glance – Jerusalem 2014

December 15, 2014

You asked for it and hear it is. A list of Hanukka activities and events for families – at a glance. Candlelight Scavenger Hunt in Old City & Nachlaot – (ENGLISH) scavenger@funinjerusalem.com Jerusalem Ropes Course in Ammunition Hill snappling@funinjerusalem.com Dig For A Day Family Activity– Beit Guvrin dig@funinjerusalem.com Kakadu workshop and gallery event –(Dec 21-23)...


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Hanukka Kaytana in Jerusalem

December 10, 2014

In Israel, just because the kids are off of school doesn’t mean that all the parents are off of work. Here are some great camp options for Hanukka. Travel around the city and use different forms of art to express yourself or learn basketball skills from a professional or learn about science and Hannka. Ask...


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Hanukka Staycation in Jerusalem

November 26, 2014

This year the school children living in Israel will have a limited Hanukka vacation based on the new calendar announced by the government. Children are used to having the entire Hanukka holiday as vacation and many families, used the opportunity in the past, to head down South to Eilat to warm up. This year we...


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It’s Windy at the Bloomfield Science Museum

November 9, 2014

The Bloomfield Science Museum presents a new exhibit for families about WIND. Jerusalem can be a very windy city and the new exhibit explores the background behind wind; what causes wind?  Where does it go? Like all of Bloomfield’s science exhibits, this one also includes a great interactive activity center called Making Wind. The center...


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Rainy Day Activities in Jerusalem

November 5, 2014

Jerusalem winters are filled with a mixture of sunny and rainy days. It’s hard to predict what you will find so it’s always good to be prepared with some “back up plans”. In order to help you plan for those rainy days we have recommended activities that can be done in a light drizzle or a...


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Thanksgiving Vacation Activities in Jerusalem

November 5, 2014

Are you coming to Jerusalem for Thanksgiving vacation with your kids? It is a great time of year to be here and there are lot of fun activities to do. It may be a little hard to find an authentic turkey dinner, but there are plenty of fun family activities to choose from. The following...


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Let us show you the land…

October 28, 2014

We are excited to share this week’s fun coloring sheet created by Challah Crumbs and sponsored by Fun In Jerusalem which inspired our latest post. In this week’s parsha (weekly torah portion) Lech Lecha, Abraham is told to “Go forth from your land and from your birthplace and from your father’s house to the place that...


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Is The Fun Zone Worth It At Jerusalem Formula Road Show?

October 7, 2014

So we have all heard a lot of hype about the Formula Road Show.  Yesterday we saw Giancarlo Fisichella and Nathanael Burton speed through the streets of Jerusalem with the Old City backdrop. The most exciting part was seeing new Israeli race car drivers , Bar Baruch, Yarin Stern and Roy Nissany take part in...


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HaCnaanite Meat Bar & Restaurant

September 29, 2014

Are you looking for a place to take your kids for lunch or dinner, where they can experience a piece of the past and a piece of Jewish History? In the northern Judean Desert, overlooking the Good Samaritan Ridge, in the heart of the quite and beautiful Nahal Prat you will find a real oasis....


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Why Are Beit Avi Chai Shows So Good?

September 28, 2014

It’s all about the message! Beit Avi Chai is an organization dedicated to spreading Jewish & Israeli culture and values. Their children’s activities have a mission of instilling thought provoking messages about Judaism and Jewish culture in children.  Their activities can be appreciated by kids of all religious levels and from different backgrounds and that’s...


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