Today’s blog comes to you straight from Jerusalem from Creeley! (There are no photos because of Shabbat.) Today was our second day in Israel. When we woke up in the morning we had breakfast followed by morning services in various synagogues close to our hotel. We then had free time and lunch. In the afternoon we went to a park close by and played soccer and frisbee, and enjoyed the warm weather. For dinner we went to Ben Yehuda street and spent that time eating and hanging out, while some had family visit them and got the chance to... Read More
Here are more photos from the group’s first day in Israel!
Here is a report on the first day from Leo and Neo: Hello from Israel! This is Leo and Neo reporting. We started our day by going to Neot Kedumim, which is a reserve for trees found in the Tanach. After that, we were shepherds with numerous goats and sheep. Everybody loved the baby goats! We spent a lot of time on the bus looking at beautiful sights, and met the other schools. We were greeted by Andrea and Gil after landing and got some tasty sandwiches and juicy apples. For lunch we had meatballs, chicken, rice, and more bread.... Read More
The 8th graders had a great flight and arrived at Ben Gurion Airport in extremely good spirits. Evidence is below:
And even more cute airport photos: The 8th grade is on its way to Israel! Watch this space for continued updates… And if you’re curious, follow this link to look at a fairly updated itinerary: https://www.authenticisrael.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Gesher.pdf
Eighth Grade students will leave for Israel on Thursday, April 20th!