Bite Size – Audio Blog

You are invited in…to Villa Herodion – BITE SIZE

November 15, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

Villa Herodion is one of the most unique party and event venues just outside Jerusalem. Hear my interview with Louis Weinger, the man behind the events at Villa Herodion on BITE SIZE with Yoni Pollak. Listen to the Interview     Here are some of the “Interview Highlights” Villa Herodion is a unique venue where you...

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Saba’s Little Museum – BITE SIZE

November 8, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

The Saba Museum is a place where you will discover authentic momentos and keepsakes, rare artifacts, books, documents and hear stories about the background & events that brought about the State of Israel and its early years. Hear my interview with Debbie Kali, the woman behind this unique museum on BITE SIZE with Yoni Pollak....

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Desert Camping – BITE SIZE

June 28, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

A “Glamping” (Glamour Camping) camping experience in the Judean Desert between Jerusalem and the Dead Sea called the Chan – Desert Camping Israel. Hear my interview with David, the manager of this small family business on BITE SIZE with Yoni Pollak. Listen to the Interview     Here are some of the “Interview Highlights” It’s authentic...

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Zomet Experience – BITE SIZE

June 21, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

Have you wondered how a Shabbat elevator works? How a fridge can have a Shabbat mode? How the metal detectors work at the Kotel? These questions and more can be answered at the Zomet Experience in Gush Etzion. Zomet is the company that merges Halacha and Technology. The Zomet Experience was created to teach others...

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Beit Avi Chai – BITE SIZE

June 14, 2017
By: Yardena Epstein

This summer marks the 10th anniversary of the Beit Avi Chai cultural center in Jerusalem. I sat down with Rabbi Dr David Rozenson the new CEO of Beit Avi Chai to hear about some of their exciting programming. Beit Avi Chai’s calendar includes lectures, children’s plays with Jewish themes, concerts and workshops. Hear my interview...

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The Personality Behind the Simcha Hall – BITE SIZE

May 17, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

You might think that the Simcha Hall located in the Old City overlooking the Kotel Plaza carries its name because it is a party venue. After getting to know the Holtzberg family, you will quickly learn about Simcha Holtzberg, the patriarch of the family and the role he played in the history of the State...

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The Countdown to the 6-Day War Video Project – BITE SIZE

May 10, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

There are lots of exciting events and projects going on in Jerusalem in honor of the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem’s unification. Today, I met with an old friend Simone Katz, Chief Marketing officer at Jerusalem U and had the pleasure of hearing about Jerusalem U and it’s new videos project called “The Countdown to the...

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Will The International Jerusalem YMCA Open This Summer? – BITE SIZE

April 5, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

It is a question that tourists and locals have been asking since the 90’s…When will the YMCA Sports Complex open on King David St? Rumor has it that it has been ready to open for 3 years so what has taken so long? Hear my interview with Rena Sared Health & Wellness Director at the...

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The Story Behind Let’s Bench – BITE SIZE

March 29, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

One of the easiest ways to personalize a Bar or Bat Mitzva or a special event is to create a custom bencher (Bircon). With today’s technology the personalization options are so much more advanced. I had the pleasure of meeting Daniel Laufer one of the founders of Let’s Bench based in Jerusalem and to hear...

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