Lecture: Israel’s History, Zionism, and the Israeli Deaf Community (In-Person!)

Lecturer: Shirly Pinto

Israel’s History, Zionism, and the Deaf Israeli Community

Join us for an insightful and interactive workshop as we explore Israel’s captivating history, from its ancient Jewish roots to the realization of the Zionist dream. Discover the struggles and triumphs of the Jewish people amidst persecutions, pogroms, and world wars.

In this unique session, we also shine a spotlight on the often-overlooked Israeli Deaf Community. Uncover their vital contributions, rich culture, and the challenges they’ve overcome to shape Israeli society.

Celebrate the diverse tapestry of Israel’s past and present, gaining a deeper understanding of its history and the remarkable journey of the Israeli Deaf Community.

  • Hanukkah activities for children include crafts, art painting, and monorahs.
  • Bagels & lox brunch provided!

ASL/Voice Interpreters Provided!

Date: Sunday, December 10, 2023
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm EST | 10:00 am – 12 pm CST | 8:00 am – 10:00 am PST
Fee: FREE (Donations encouraged!)

Where: Gallaudet University, 800 Flordia Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002, Sac Building, MPR