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ESRA Ongoing Events and Interest Groups

ESRA Community Life is an anchor for olim, whether just beginning their integration or long established. Social and cultural activities, geared to different age groups, add value and quality to life, as well as relevant services.

The English Speakers College in Raanana continue their series of weekly Monday lectures covering a wide range of topics and include experienced lecturers from the fields of academia, art, music, politics, travel and more...

Yad Lebanim, 147 Ahuza St., Raanana

 Weekly on Monday mornings.

Two lectures a week through July 2023.
First lecture 09:00-10:00, Coffee break, Second lecture 10:30-11:30

 December 2022

5 Dec

  • 09:00-10:00 An In-depth Look at the Middle East with Dr. Motti Kedar
  • 10:30-11:30 Health and Nutrition: Separating Myth from Science with Dr. Rakefet Rosenfeld

12 Dec

  • 09:00-10:00 The Influence of the Kibbutz on the Life and Writings of Israeli Poets and Writers with Omri Lior
  • 10:30-11:30 Chopin Ballet Pearls with Guy Baum

19 Dec

  • Due to municipal plans, there will be no lectures on this day.

26 Dec

  • 09:00-10:00 Patagonia – A journey to the End of the World with Yoram Porath
  • 10:30-11:30 Benjamin Disraeli – The Most Unlikely Prime Minister with Eyal Offenbach



Please Note: There may be changes in speakers and/or subjects. Schedules will be updated monthly.

Cost per month: Raanana residents NIS 100 | Non-residents NIS 125
Entrance charge at the door (open to all): Two lectures NIS 35 | One lecture NIS 25.