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Sept. 2016 - אלול 5776

Kol HaOt

- New Kol HaOt home at Chutzot HaYotzer Artists' Colony!

- Visit us @ Festival Shechunah! TOMORROW - Monday, Sept. 26. 5-10:30 pm

Enchanting New Home for Kol HaOt at Chutzot HaYotzer!
As we enter the New Year, Kol HaOt is delighted to announce that we just finalized an agreement to open our new center at the inspiring Chutzot HaYotzer Artists’ Colony in Jerusalem!

Our new home 
just steps away from Jerusalem’s breathtaking Old City
will be bustling with creative, interactive Kol HaOt activities. At this enchanting venue, local and overseas tour groups, and the general public, will experience the magic of our workshops, special musical and festival events, and exhibitions, all of which combine Jewish themes with the visual, performing and culinary arts. 

Following renovations, we will invite you to our Grand Opening! Watch our web site and Facebook page for updates!
Kol HaOt at the Festival Shechunah - TOMORROW
Monday, Sept. 26, from 5-10:30 pm, Emek Refaim St., Jerusalem

Visit the Kol HaOt area at the Festival Shechunah, a major happening on Emek Refaim St. in Jerusalem this Monday evening!  Don't miss our activities for the entire family at our station, on the corner of Emek Refaim and HaMeilitz Streets, that will help you prepare for the Rosh HaShanah 5777.
At our booth, you'll receive a FREE, interactive Rosh Hashanah Haggadah in Hebrew, courtesy of the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, with detailed information about a spectrum of holiday services for the New Year, courtesy of the Rashut HaRabim organization!  

Check out our origami workshops with Rosh Hashanah themes, and create-your-own innovative Rosh Hashanah cards. And don't miss our special holiday-themed selfie opportunities!. See you there!
Teacher Institute for the Arts:
 Colloquium & Expansion

The first cohort of day school educators participated in the Teacher Institute for the Arts, an inspiring 3-day colloquium in the US this past May, where they presented their year-long projects created with their respective student bodies and staff. Kol HaOt personnel, who design and lead the Institute, trained these specially-selected Jewish studies and art teachers in Kol HaOt’s methodology of integrating the visual arts into their Jewish studies programs. Watch a video of one of the projects.

Recruitment has begun for a second cohort for June, 2017. Recommendations for prospective schools should be sent to

We are also running an extension program for graduates of the first cohort, to enable them to continue nurturing the creative potential of art, and bring new vitality to Jewish learning in their schools. 

Opened in 2015, the Institute was created and is generously funded and overseen by a national Jewish foundation dedicated to raising the quality of instruction and learning in Jewish education.

Summer 2016 -  Blending Art with Tourism

This past summer, Kol HaOt workshops infused an engaging creative dimension to the itineraries of a variety of groups visiting Israel. Check out our Facebook page to view all these powerful works.  View a touching video of a special needs participant, as he expresses the highlights and frustrations of his trip through art. Download our full Menu of Programs in English.
 לתפריט תכניות של קול האות בעברית, לחצו כאן
Kol HaOt Haggadah Fair 2016
Illuminated Haggadah Fair
Watch all the Action!

Relive highlights of the 2016 Kol HaOt Illuminated Haggadah Fair in this breathtaking video on this past year’s theme: 'PATHS TO FREEDOM: In the Haggadah, Art, & Contemporary Journeys'.

Shana Tova!! The Kol HaOt Team
wishes you a joyous & meaningful New Year!

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