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Nelly Perry with pianist Gil Shohat before the concert. Photo: Nathan Ginsbury

 A total of 230 music lovers once again attended a musi...
The book my grandmother wrote: Adi with the children’s story written by Carol Novis

Judy Labensohn ... ‘I like grey hair’

What a spread ... an about-to-married bride and her friends at a buffet lunch prepared by Anne Kleinberg (right)

 Can you reinvent yourself? Of course, according to myr...
Guide Mike Moss points to excavations. Photos: Julian Alper & Harvey Lewis

Mikveh sistern with arch

A close-up of a synagogue fresco

The Temple entrance depicted in stone

An overview of the synagogue at Magdala

Another view of the synagogue interior showing the detail of the mosaic floor

A lost town by the shores of Lake Kinneret is slowly reveali...
Lester Christie helps collect trash from the beach at Almog. Photo: Glenis Bertfield

ESRA's last hike of the season is always an easy beach hike;...
Pulling the plug on these companies isn’t easy. Photo: Tay Green

NeTek ... one way of giving notice of disconnection

Many Israeli consumers have trouble disconnecting from a ser...
Niv with his singles runner-up and doubles trophies

Niv Zuckerman, aged 13, of the Raanana Tennis Center, won fo...

Buzzy: the man who came to brunch





Brunch is not as much of an institution in Israel as it is i...

American humorist Mark Twain

On Simchat Torah we start reading the Torah anew. I know the...
Creativity by Tel Aviv and Ramat Gan knitters

Even through these past hot sticky months the ladies of our ...
Your turn ... games in Haifa. Text and photos by Harry Hiller

My word ... enjoying Scrabble

 ESRA Haifa recently organized a Games Evening hosted b...
Sheila Patz cuts the ribbon to launch the Max Patz Trail

Patz ... nature lover

The Max Patz family dynasty outside the bird observatory

QR code for phones

The Jerusalem Bird Observatory, situated in the heart of Jer...

Ellen and Harold Davies Judy and Cyril Fisher Rita and Geral...
First prize team (from left) Shlomo Ivgi, Marilyn Cooper, Idit Friedman, George Adler. Back row: ESRA Chairman Baruch Tanaman and Lior Prety, Manager of the Caesarea Golf Club

Third prize team: Eli and Linda Streit, Sandra Brown and Yoram Keichel

The setting for this year's tournament was Caesarea Golf Clu...
Modiin knitters make the handover to a hospital staff member

Photo: Cynthia Barmor

The ladies of ESRA Modiin's Knitting and Crocheting Circle a...
Zachor’ etched in flames as a remembrance.   Photos: Terry Morris

Flag-bearers march around Hefzibah

Community Leaders take to the streets


June is always a busy month in ESRA's calendar, especially i...
Winners (from left) Rivki Schreiber, Daphna Goldreich, Donna Neumark

On Monday, May 16, ESRA Modiin's MahJ Mavens hosted yet anot...
Rabbi Rahel Berkovits

Recently, ESRA Herzliya hosted Rabbi Rahel Berkovits of Jeru...



As the eyes of the world turn to the 2016 U.S. presidential ...

Did you know that every one of us in ESRA is the proud and p...