The Memorial Day for Israel's Fallen Soldiers
At this time, as we approach Memorial Day for Israel's Fallen Soldiers, volunteers from the city’s high schools are distributing memorial candles and Psalms books to the homes of the bereaved families in Netanya, for the elevation of the souls of the fallen soldiers. Included with the memorial candles are letters of support for the families from Mayor Miriam Fierberg Ikar, Chairman of Bet Yad Labanim, Danny Avrahami, and head of the bereaved families association, Raziel Mari.
“This memorial candle,” writes Fierberg in her letter, “serves to symbolize the memory of someone dear to you and us, a fallen soldier”.
Monday, April 27, 2020 (3 Iyyar) at 8:00 p.m., broadcast live from Bet Yad Labanim
The program includes:
The ceremony will be interpreted into sign language and be shown with subtitles
Monday, April 27, 2020 (3 Iyyar)
Youth movements ceremony – Will be screened on the Habamah Facebook page, 8:00 p.m.
East Netanya memorial ceremonies – Will be screened on the East Netanya Community Center Facebook page, 8:00 p.m.
Memorial ceremony and placing candles in the Nachum-Dora Square – Will be screened on the Dora Community Center Facebook page, 8:00 p.m.
An evening of song in memory of the fallen – with the participation of the Renaissance Barechov group, the Yam Tichoni youth choir, and representatives from MekoRock – youth writing rock from Jewish sources, will be shown on the Netanya Municipality Facebook page, 9:30 p.m.
You will be able to watch additional community ceremonies, Zoom meetings, and memorial gatherings on the community centers and municipal Facebook pages.