Virtual Travel

Streamed live to your home. Zoom link will be sent upon registration. For inquiries contact Lisa Quay: lisa@jccgv.bc.ca

WONDERS OF ISRAEL: THE CITY OF DAVID

Instructor: Dani Margolis
Join us for a biblical virtual tour experience as we visit the sites of the ancient city of Jerusalem through video, photos and lecture. We will also explore the valleys that surround the ancient City of David and discuss the importance of the biblical connection the site has to King David. And we will include Area G, Warren’s shaft, Hezekiah’s water tunnel, the Canaanite pool, as well as ancient tombs and other interesting finds discovered from recent archeological excavations. Our knowledgeable and enthusiastic Israeli tour guide, Dani, aims to share the wonders of Israel by considering the rich nature, archeology, history, politics, religion and culture that make for a memorable and dynamic travel experience, even virtually.
Monday Apr 12
11:00am – 12:00pm
Virtual – S6052AM-V
M $10.00 / R $12.00  Register

EUROPE’S GREAT CITIES from a Jewish Perspective

JEWISH LIFE AND HISTORY IN ROME
Instructor: Michaela Pavoncello
Learn about the amazing history of Rome’s Jewish community, which arrived from Jerusalem before the destruction of the Second Temple. Tour includes the Jewish Quarter and Ghetto, the Great Synagogue, and discussion of the structure and challenges of the Jewish Community in Rome.
Michaela has been guiding tours in Rome for over eighteen years. Her family roots date back to the time of Caesar.
Wednesday Apr 21
11:00am – 12:00pm
Virtual – S6001AM-V
M $10.00 / R $12.00 Register

ST. PETERSBURG FROM A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE
Instructor: Eugenia Kempinsky
Visitors love the elegant and luxurious beauty of St. Petersburg, its Royal Palaces, unique art and harmonious architecture. Virtually visit St. Petersburg through a Jewish lens and with a focus on the Jewish history and impact on the city.
Our Russian Jewish tour guide Eugenia Kempinsky, was born and raised there, and is an expert destination guide for this adventure.
Tuesday May 4
11:00am – 12:00pm
Virtual – S6095AM-V
M $10.00 / R $12.00 Register