Tip Of The Week-Senior Services Plus Israel
(right before Pessach!)
True or False: Bituach Leumi never answers the phone…It’s false, of course. Here’s how it works:
Shalom, This is the Bituach Leumi national call center,for Hebrew press 1 (there is no English)
Press 9 for some personalized attention from a real person!!
Type in your ID then #
Type in your 4 digit code, then #
(now, if they sent you money they’ll tell you)
Press 9 for a live representative
When all else fails…that’s when you call Ida!
Mindy AberBarad, Advocate
Director of Operations
Senior Services Plus Israel
List Word to get you into Museums for free this Sunday April 9th.
This year marks the centennial of the work, which created a scandal when Duchamp submitted it anonymously to the first juried art show organized by the Society of Independent Artists, in New York; Duchamp and other artists would resign in protest from the jury when the work was rejected. Urinal: Marcel Duchamp, Fountain, (1917). Courtesy of Tate.
Come April 9, the work’s birthday, all you have to do is identify yourself as R. Mutt or Richard Mutt at the admissions desk between 3 and 4 p.m., and you can get free admission, according to a press release, to institutions including New York’s Museum of Modern Art, Berlin’s Hamburger Bahnhof, Paris’s Pompidou Center (that is, if the strike ends and the museum reopens), the Städel Museum in Frankfurt, Kunsthalle Basel, the National Museum of Modern Art in Kyoto, and the Israel Museum, in Jerusalem.
Residents are invited to join in a post Pesach full day bus tour in Gush
Etzion! There may still be room!
The tour leaves Tuesday morning at 8:30 at the Har Tzion parking lot,
returning back to Yerushalayim approx.. 5:30 pm
The tour includes:
A visit to Oz V’Gaon (nature reserve created in memory of the three teens
A hike along the path of natural springs in the Gush
Observation point in Neve Daniel with a 360 degree view of the country
Cost: from age 2- 30 NIS, under age 2 , 20 NIS
The tiyul includes a hike and is not stroller friendly. Please bring 2
liters of water per person and food. A change of clothes for the kids is recommended as there are natural springs along the way. And something warm for the end of the day.DEADLINE TO ORDER AND PAY FOR YOUR SPOT WAS THURSDAY 6 APRIL AT 1:00 PM. Since they are closed you can try during Chol ha Moed.