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December 16: Yiddish Sing-Along in Ra'anana On Sunday, December 16, 2018, Shlomo Shavit will conduct an open sing-along evening in Yiddish...
December 29: Concert by Anatoly Lein in Herzliya On Saturday, December 29, 2018, singer Anatoly Lein will perform at the Yiddish lovers' club Zusammen...
2018 Jewish Canadian Literary Award Winners – Two Yiddish Books Published in Israel The Montreal Jewish Public Library have announced the winners of the 2018 J.I. Segal Awards,...
December 13: Ruth Levin Concert in Jerusalem On Thursday, December 13, 2018, actress & singer Ruth Levin will perform in Yiddish at...
December 3: Violin Concert in Hadera On Monday, December 3, 2018, violinist Chaya Livni will perform for the Hadera Yiddish Society. The...
November 29: Shmulik Nadel to Perform in Kiryat Gat On Thursday, November 29, 2018, the singer Shmulik Nadel will appear at the Yiddish lovers'...
October 16: Gershon Leizerson to Perform in Rishon LeZion On Tuesday, October 16, 2018, the singer Gershon Leizerson will perform at the Me Lacht Tzuzamen (Laughing...
July 9: A jubilee concert of Lifshitz's students in Tel Aviv On July 9, 2018, the Yiddish artistic singing workshop, founded by the late Nechama Lifshitz, will celebrate...
Ph.D. Dissertation on Avrom Goldfaden Supported by the Authority For four years running, the National Authority for Yiddish Culture has been granting fellowships to...
August 1: Film about Sutskever at Jerusalem Festival On August 1, 2018, the film "Black Honey, The Life and Poetry of Avraham Sutskever," directed...

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Dozens of institutions dealing with Yiddish culture are running in the State of Israel. Three important groups thereof – universities, public language courses and culture clubs – can be found on special pages. Major institutions of other kinds are listed here.

 

Jerusalem

Yung Yiddish - cultural center and library. Yermiyahu St. 52. Phone: 02-5001395

Yad Vashem - Holocaust History Museum. Har Hazikkaron. Phone: 02-6443570. 

 

Tel Aviv

Leyvik House - Association of Yiddish Writers and Journalists in Israel. Dov Hoz St. 30. Phone: 03-5231830. 

Shalom Aleichem House - research and educational center. Berkovitch St. 4. Phone: 03-6956513. Among other activities, it serves as a home for the Yiddish song studio founded by Nechama Lifshitz and run by Regina Dricker.

Yung Yiddish - cultural center and library. Levinsky St. 108, studio 5008. Phone: 03-6874433.  

Yiddishpiel – the Yiddish theater in Israel. Karlebach St. 7. Phone: 03-5254660.

Max and Toby Friedland Center for Yiddish Culture, located at the Lewinsky college for education. Shoshana Parsitz St. 5. Phone: 03-6901667. Email: YiddishCenter@levinsky.ac.il

Arbeter Ring - Israeli branch of the Workmen's Circle: Kalisher St. 48. Phone: 03-5176764. E-mail: brtavoda@netvision.net.il

Beit Hatfutsot - Museum of the Jewish People, located on the campus of Tel Aviv University. Klausner St. 15. Phone: 03-7457908. Email: rivka@bh.org.il

Hemshech Dor - Generation of Successors, Yiddish lovers. Dov Hoz St. 30. Phone: 050-3764062. E-mail: yiddishloversnextgeneration@gmail.com


Bat Yam

Sholem Asch House - the writer's home-museum: Arlozorov St. 50. Phone: 03-5064536.

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