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February 13 @ 4:00 pm

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One event on February 7, 2020 at 1:00pm

One event on February 8, 2020 at 10:30am

One event on February 13, 2020 at 4:00pm

Tu Bshvat in Jerusalem

Tu Bshvat in Jerusalem

Tu Bshvat activities for the entire family in Jerusalem.

Thursday, February 6 – Museum for Islamic Art

4:00pm-4:45pm – Guided tour on the theme of sustainability: An experiential tour through the wealth of vegetation and animals hiding around the museum, touching on the bond between humankind and nature, nutrition and medicine, Muslim architecture and climatic compatibility.

4:45pm-6:00pm – Creativity workshop – Germinating a miniature arabesque-shaped Islamic garden.

Dried fruit will be served

Workshop ticket price: NIS 25 per child. Entry to the museum and guided tour – free for children.

Friday, February 7 – at the Museum of Natural History

1:00pm-3:30pm – Planting and flowerpot decorating workshop

1:15pm and 2:00pm – Guided tour on the theme of Tu Beshvat in the museum grounds and community garden.

2:15pm – Story theater – HaOren Sheloh Samakh Bekhelkoh (The Unsatisfied Pine Tree)

Ticket price: NIS 30 per child. NIS 20 per parent. The cost of the ticket includes participation in all the activities, and entry to the museum

Saturday, February 8 – in the streets of the German Colony, and the Museum of Natural History community garden

10:30am-12:30pm – Guided tour with information about trees and beauty spots in the German Colony and the community garden. The tour starts from the entrance to Yehudit House (12 Emek Refaim Street) and will end at the community garden, with a family gathering with tastings of vegetables and fruit, and Tu Beshvat stories. Yisrael Golan will lead and moderate the tour.

1:00pm-2:00pm – Lecture by Tsippi Ron on the subject of: Trees in the City and Public Domain – Their Contribution to the Quality of Our Lives and the Climate Crisis

Thursday, February 13, Shevat 18 – in the Museum of Natural History community garden

4:00pm-5:00pm – Creativity workshop, making tree preservation signs and bags in the German Colony

5:15pm-6:15pm – Tu Beshvat seder with stories and quizzes led by Yisrael Golan

The activities at the Museum of Natural History community garden will take place in the heated Kaffeh Ginatee hut. All the activities and the tour of the German Colony are free.

For further information: Museum of Natural History – 02-5631116, Museum for Islamic Art – 02-5661291-2. Ginot Ha’ir Community Administration – 02-5664144