June 2017
All Cities

Beautiful Calligraphy

Gaza (08)

Beautiful Calligraphy – a course for 4th-to-7th-grade children every Saturday and Wednesday till July 12, 2017. A. M. Qattan Foundation, Child Center. For more information and registration, please visit the Facebook page at www.facebook.com/QattanFoundation.

Summer Camp

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Summer Camp for 6-to-12- year-old children offers activities that include origami, art, dancing, outdoor games, and zumba dancing, and runs till July 4, 2017. The camp is sponsored by Scholarship for Training and University Services. For more information, please call 298-6515.

French Summer School 2017

Bethlehem (02)

French Summer School 2017 for 5-to-11-year-old children offers intensive French classes and activities with professional French teachers. Alliance Française Bethlehem. 14:30 – 17:00 French Summer School 2017 for 12-to-16-year-old children offers intensive French classes and activities with professional French teachers. Alliance Française Bethlehem

World music

Bethlehem (02), Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

World music: Safar project is a concert by the talented Tunisian musicians Imed Alibi and Zied Zouari, accompanied by students of Edward Said National Conservatory of Music, Jerusalem, organized by the French Institute of Jerusalem. For more information about the event and venue, please visit the official website at www.institutfrancais-jerusalem.org.

The City At Night

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

The City At Night is a 2012 German film series with Arabic subtitles directed by Jan Ole Gerster that puts a spotlight on life after sunset in various cities. Each film is introduced by a conversation with residents of Ramallah who tell stories of the night in their city. Organized by the Goethe-Institut. The French-German Cultural Center.

Expert workshop

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Expert workshop on the Art of Grafting organized by the Palestinian ecological garden, Mashjar Juthour, led by professional farmers giving their experience in clipping and grafting various types of trees. Meet at 9:30 at George Habash Square, at the end of Al-Tireh. For more information about the event, please contact Mashjar Juthour at info@juthour.org, or call 056-981-3714.

Layali Ramadania\Storytelling

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Layali Ramadania\Storytelling Festival organized by Seraj Library Network and Goethe-Institut, where storytelling and music activities are offered for children and their parents in an outdoor event under the stars. The public libraries/community centers in Ramallah, Bethlehem, the Jordan Valley, and other villages and refugee camps.

Sin festival

East Jerusalem (02)

Jerusalem at Night Drift is a music walk through Jerusalem, where a crowd of people wearing headphones drift for 150 minutes through the city to an undefined destination. They are connected by a common soundtrack composed by emerging DJs and sound artists from the Palestinian electronic music scene. The drift is organized by the Goethe-Institut and the Palestinian Art Court – Al Hoash, and will be hosted by the game designers Sebastian Quack and Claudius Hausl. The meeting point is at the Palestinian Art Court – Al Hoash. For registration, please send your full name and contact phone number to thomas.scheele@goethe.de before June 7, 2017.

Sin festival

East Jerusalem (02)

Sin festival Jerusalem in the Morning Drift is a music walk through Jerusalem, where a crowd of people wearing headphones drift for 120 minutes through the city to an undefined destination. They are connected by a common soundtrack composed by emerging DJs and sound artists from the Palestinian electronic music scene. The drift is organized by the Goethe-Institut and the Palestinian Art Court – Al Hoash, and will be hosted by the game designers Sebastian Quack and Claudius Hausl. The meeting point is at the Palestinian Art Court – Al Hoash. For registration, please send your full name and contact phone number to thomas.scheele@ goethe.de before June 7, 2017.

The Bethlehem Old City Walking Tour

Bethlehem (02)

Date: Friday 2, 16, 30

The Bethlehem Old City Walking Tour is a free-of-charge tour organized by Hosh Abu Jarour Tourist Information Center and Bethlehem Municipality to explore the history, culture, and heritage of Bethlehem through inspecting the old buildings and visiting various sites. During the tour, participants will visit Star Street, Abu Jarour Neighborhood, the Icon School, the Salesian Museum and Workshop, Manger Square, and the Church of the Nativity. The starting point will be at the headquarters of Hosh Abu Jarour Tourist Information Center on Star Street, and it will end at the Church of the Nativity. For registration, please send an e-mail to nizar@bethlehem-city.org.