ZEST for Learning - A ZEST for Life
We are very grateful to Loretta and Herb Modelevsky for establishing the ZEST for Learning Endowment Fund at Heritage Pointe. Based on the concept that you are never too old to learn because learning is a lifelong adventure, this endeavor supports educational programs and experiences for our Residents, family members, and interested community supporters.
Book Club Reading Schedule
February 26 - A Piece of the World, by Christina Baker Kline
March 25 - Sycamore, by Bryn Chancellor
April 22 - The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whitehead
May 27 - The Bridge Ladies, by Betsy Lerner
June 24 - News of the World, by Paulette Jiles
July 22 - The One in a Million Boy, Monica Woods
August 26 - Whistling Past the Graveyard, by Susan Crandall
A Bisl of Israel! Now Thru March 18!
Feb 27 at 2:00 pm
Jon Adam Ross, actor, educator and founder of the IN[heir]itance Project, and Chantal Pavageaux, an interdisciplinary artist working in performance and social practice, as community artists in residence, will open the door to difficult conversations by utilizing study of sacred text incorporated into a theatrical production. Our themes that day will encircle the words “legacy” and “Israel.”
March 11 at 3:00 pm
Israeli Wine Tasting in the Fainbarg Family Pavilion
Residents can sample tastes from Israeli kosher wineries. Enjoy a bisl of Recanati Yasmin White, Galil Mountain Rose, or Zion Dolev Cabernet Sauvignon!
March 18 at 3:00 pm in the Synagogue
Miss Israel Visits Heritage
Through a collaboration between Heritage Pointe and JNF, supported by our Bisl of Israel grant, Heritage Pointe will host Miss Israel, Titi Ayanaw for an afternoon presentation! An exciting opportunity for Residents!
Titi Ayanaw is an Israeli model and TV personality who became the first Ethiopian-born Israeli to win the title of Miss Israel in 2013, and represented Israel in the Miss Universe pageant. Following her pageant success, Ms. Ayanaw appeared on the Israeli edition of the reality TV competition Survivor, where she delighted audiences and placed second. A role model for all Israelis, Ms. Ayanaw is currently working on establishing a community arts education center in Netanya serving at-risk youth.