Tampa, Fla. – Hillel Academy will honor grandparents through a variety of fun activities at the school, at 2020 W. Fletcher Ave., on Friday, March 8.
Planned activities for the day:
8:20 a.m. – Head of School Allison Oakes will present regarding Culture of Chesed (Kindness)
Presentations of the Pledge of Allegiance, Star Spangled Banner, Hatikvah (Israeli national anthem), and the hamotzi (המוציא) blessing, the prayer made over bread in Judaism.
8:25 a.m. – Breakfast served buffet-style
8:55 a.m. – Strings class will perform; Hebrew classes will present videos and posters on the Culture of Chesed (Kindness)
9:30 a.m. Kabbalat Shabbat
9:45 a.m. – Intergenerational Torah Writing with Rabbi Yochanan Salazar
10 a.m. to 12 Science demo; blankets made for homeless; Crayola Marker testing
Hillel Academy, Tampa’s only accredited Jewish day school, provides excellence in academics, technology and Jewish life. Financial aid and transportation options are available. At Hillel Academy, students receive a superior education enhanced by the opportunity to learn about their place in the community. Hillel Academy is accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools and the Florida Kindergarten Council, and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools. More information about Hillel Academy’s offerings, financial aid and tour scheduling are available by calling 813.963.2242 or emailing email@example.com