ESRAmagazine
Getting into the rhythm at the Modiin jazz evening

 A surprise evening was in store for all who attended E...
A back-to-work session in progress in Raanana

A couple of years ago I was on the verge of giving up. As a ...
Photo: Pedro Ribeiro Simoes – flickr.com

A work of fiction by Pnina Moed Kass One winter morning a ma...
Roses for the dancers. Photos by Nurit Gal

Nina Zuck and Adayam enjoying the evening

Greetings . . . the Mayor of Netanya, Miriam Feirberg-Ikar addresses the audience

Fourth grader Kedem tells of her experiences. Proud students Zlil and Hagai look on.

Youkawl Ezra, a student in the Hefzibah neighborhood, tells of his personal growth through the project

Adayam with her girls, Eynat, Avital and Liyam

Front row from the left: Smadar Alfasi, Manager of the Kiryat Hasharon Community Center; Smadar Dromy, Director, East Netanya Community Centers; Ofer Orenstein, Netanya City Counselor and Head of the Community Centers; Aryeh Doron, Manager of the Kiryat Nordau Community Center and Liat Arieh

Aviv Abeba Yosef enchants the audience with the dance group

At the end of each academic year, ESRA organizes a ceremony ...
Murad family photo Baghdad, 1949. Standing: siblings, Zaki, Doris (15), Emil (18). Seated: parents Simha and Ovadia with little brother Sami (10)

This is the story of citizens who were proud of their countr...

NEW YEAR GREETINGS FROM OUR READERS  Annette and Roger ...
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In memory of Eli Mandel, author of the poetry collection Dre...
Artisan Giorgio Filicamo with the writer’s wife, Lenore Hahn (left) and Sonia Dorfman, a customer from Hong Kong. Above the door, the Shema in Hebrew.   Photo: Herb Hahn

Located between the towns of Amalfi and Salerno, above the A...

Fran Flamholz was one of the most active members of the ESRA...

Here to help . . . public clinic staff in Reception

I watch as the young Eritrean woman in her mid-20s, sitting ...
Robert Langbart

Robert Langbart - 1930-2015 Born in Johannesburg, South Afri...
Gourd lamp created by Aviva Levine

Aviva Levine amongst her trelised gourds

An outdoor lampshade crocheted from recycled plastic bags

If you are searching for a novel way to vacation or celebrat...

IF THEY HAD A JEWISH MOTHER Mona Lisa's Jewish Mother: "Afte...

Clinic Director Orel Ben Ari: Started as a volunteer

Occupying over four square blocks or an approximately 144,00...
Tour ended by the beautiful lily ponds

Enjoying the trip to Sarona ... members of the newly-formed ESRA Petah Tikvah branch

A warm but pleasant July early evening saw over 30 ESRA memb...
Writer Diana Lerner (center) with her sisters, Roz, who lives in Jerusalem, and Libby, who lives in Teaneck, New Jersey

The author’s father at Ellis Island

Following a perilous three-week journey of seasickness, temp...
Shimon Gewirtz

 About a year ago, I brought my Uncle Shimon, a recent ...
Sleek and fashionable ... the dresses make it to the catwalk

Dramatic black dresses that could stand on any red carpet

Some of the staff at Turning the Tables

In the 1940 movie "Waterloo Bridge", a luminous Vivien Leigh...
Grant and Daniella Crankshaw entertain the guests. Photos by Flori Cohen

A delightful get-together of over fifty members, friends and...

 Three years ago I had the privilege of meeting a lady ...