Yom HaShoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day, occurs on the 27th of the Hebrew month of Nisan. This year it will be observed on April 8th. You can learn more about the observance of this holiday by viewing these resources compiled by Cantor Berman.

 

Join Yizkereim this Yom Hazikaron (April 14th) and perform a positive action in memory of one of the 23,786 soldiers and security forces who sacrificed their lives creating and defending the State of Israel.
You can contribute to this year’s online campaign on their website HonorIsraelsFallen.com. Temple Har Shalom’s Group number is 293.

This campaign is as powerful as it is uniting, as we pay respect to those who had to fight by going out to battle to defend Israel, our Jewish home.

Yom HaAtzmaut marks the anniversary of the establishment of the modern state of Israel in 1948. It is observed on or near the 5th of the Hebrew month of Iyar. This year it will be celebrated on April 15th. You can learn more about celebrating this holiday by viewing these resources.