Center for Jewish life to celebrate Israel Independence Day, April 17
Posted April 17, 2002; 11:47 a.m.
Princeton's Center for Jewish Life will celebrate Israel Independence Day/Yom Ha'atzmaut with a week of festivities beginning at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, at the Center for Jewish Life.
Yom Ha'atzmaut is the official day of celebration in honor of the anniversary of the founding of the state of Israel in 1948. The day's events at the center will include a barbeque and a performance by Rich Recht. Recht is a prominent Jewish musician and recently released a new album entitled "Tov."
The performance is free and open to the Princeton community. The dinner is free to upperclass and graduate students, and $ 10.95 for others.
The Yom Ha' atzamaut festivities are part of a weeklong series of events entitled "Absolute CJL Week." For more information, contact Kate Lester at 258-2288 or visit the Center for Jewish Life Web site.
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601