Monthly Archives: May 2015

Leisure World Celebrates 67th Anniversary of the founding of Israel

[caption id="attachment_1184" align="alignnone" width="300"]Cantor Hinda Labovitz sings at the Cantors Concert Cantor Hinda Labovitz sings at the Cantors Concert[/caption]Leisure World Celebrated the 67th Anniversary of the founding of Israel with a special program featuring a Cantors Concert and a update on Israel and the Middle East at the auditorium in Clubhouse 2. Itai Bar-Dov, Counselor for Political Affairs at the Israeli Embassy in Washington D.C. gave the update and the Cantors Concert included Hinda Labovitz, Rogetr Eisenberg, Rebecca Pohl, and Sidney Rabinowitz. The Leisure World organizations that made this possible were the Jewish Residents of Leisure World, Mount Scopus Hadassah, Na'Amat, and the Jewish War Veterans Post 567. Itai Bar-Dov also answered questions about the two state options ( a Separate Palestinian state would only be viable under certain conditions..which is not likely under the current climate), The Iranian treaty ( not a good one according to Itai Bar-Dov), brain drain to the...

May Includes USO Fort Meade event, Graduation and B-26 WAMM Meeting

Barbara and I participated in a USO-Metro Community Connection event at Forte Meade, Maryland on May 9. We were assigned to the Bubble table that was located outside the McGill Training Center. We were not given a table, but the kids were great and enjoyed making the bubbles with our bubble guns and USO wands. (we had donated the guns) We were told by Beth that she had a photographer so I only brought a small camera to take a few photos. (The photographer's photos were put on the USO Metro face page the next day...and they were not very good. But the USO seems not to want our photos any more.) We still had a good time and saw Katie (Cheezer the clown) again with her zany antics including showing off her Dominos Pizza ( a fake pizza with dominos!) I gave out some more blinkies too. And there was a nice Marine Drill Team performance. We also...