This beautiful booklet tells the historical roots of Tu Bishvat and Judaism's long-standing sacred connection to trees. You will also find suggestions for activities for young children and ideas for hosting a Tu Bishvat seder.
InterfaithFamily and the Workmen's Circle are celebrating Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish New Year for the trees, and you're invited!
Join us for a FREE afternoon filled with food, music, art projects and social justice.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
Peruse colorful, witty collages and illustrations by Israeli Hanoch Piven, whose work has appeared in Time, Newsweek,Rolling Stone and in European publications like the London Times and the Swiss Die Weltwoche.
Piven’s artwork has expanded into children’s books, interactive exhibitions, iPad apps, ad campaigns and TV programs. His workshops prompt participants to experiment with common everyday objects to create their own collage art.
Hanoch Piven has been active in the fields of education, as a lecturer and conductor of creativity and communication workshops with children and teachers. He has led workshops and lectured in many art schools around the world such as China Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) in Beijing, Art Center of Design in Pasadena, Sheridan College in Toronto and Instituto Europeo di Design in Rome.
In Israel, Piven has gained great visibility due to his long-time collaboration with the daily Haaretz and through his TV show on the pre-K channel HOP TV.
Hanoch Piven, the Israel Center's scholar-in-residence, will lecture and give workshops throughout the Bay Area during the first week of February.