December 2018
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Traditional Christmas Eve concert

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Traditional Christmas Eve concert with the Jerusalem Youth Choir, conducted by Micah Hendler, Bel Canto Jerusalem Oratorio Choir, conducted by Salome Rebello, and Gaby Shefler on carillon bells. Organized by Jerusalem International YMCA. YMCA auditorium.

Printed in Jerusalem

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Printed in Jerusalem is the fifth installment in a series of changing exhibitions organized by the Palestinian Heritage Museum at Dar Al-Tifel Al-Arabi. It displays letters and other printed material that reflect progress, development, and use of cliché in today’s Jerusalem. The exhibition runs daily except Fridays and Sundays. Palestinian Heritage Museum, Sheikh Jarrah.

Christmas Family Movie

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Christmas Family Movie, organized by Yabous Cultural Centre as part of Layali Al-Quds − Shafaq. Cinema Al-Quds, Yabous Cultural Centre.

Church of the Redeemer bazaar

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Church of the Redeemer bazaar. Organized by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land. All proceeds go to kids4peace and Rose of Palestine. Church of the Redeemer.

Storytelling

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Storytelling contest presents stories by high school students who participated in a three-month workshop. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre as part of Al-Quds Storytelling Festival. Marakech Hall, Yabous Cultural Centre.

Stories

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Stories from the Homeland by Hanin Tarabay is a collection of popular tales and legends from Palestine, Greece, India, and other countries and cultures around the world. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre as part of Al-Quds Storytelling Festival. Faisal Husseini Hall, Yabous Cultural Centre.

Zatara Coffee Shop

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Zatara Coffee Shop, Husam Abu Eisheh, presents the last 40 years of the city history of Al-Quds through café patrons that include doctors, merchants, politicians, tribal elders, school teachers, and others, covering political, economic, social, and educational aspects. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre as part of Al-Quds Storytelling Festival. Faisal Husseini Hall, Yabous Cultural Centre.

YMCA

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YMCA Christmas Market offers a large variety of Christmas merchandise and workshops for children. Organized by Jerusalem International YMCA. YMCA Lawn and Terrace.

Winter Fair

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Winter Fair offers traditional handicrafts and products and presents activities for children and families. Organized by Art Market Jerusalem and the Palestinian Heritage Museum. Palestinian Heritage Museum, Sheikh Jarrah.

Al-Quds Christmas Market

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Al-Quds Christmas Market offers a Christmas celebration for the entire family. Among the scents of roasted almonds, cinnamon, hot chestnuts, and a variety of chocolates, visitors can purchase Christmas gifts for friends and children and Palestinian handmade products. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre as part of Layali Al-Quds − Shafaq. Yabous Cultural Centre.

Seminar

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Seminar on the threat facing the Christian presence in Jerusalem and how it influences local Christian youth. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre as part of Layali Al-Quds − Shafaq. Marakech Hall, Yabous Cultural Centre.

Christmas in the Valley

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Christmas in the Valley is a Christmas play for children inspired by the cartoon series Comfort Valley. It revolves around the adventures of the Moomins, characters created by the Finnish author Tove Jansson. Performed by Al-Hara Theatre, organized by Yabous Cultural Centre as part of Layali Al-Quds – Shafaq. Faisal Husseini Hall, Yabous Cultural Centre.

Zareif

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Zareif is a puppet show by Al-Sireh Theatre and Radi Shehadeh that deals with the theme of greed at the expense of ethics in a heritage parody about courtship. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre as part of Al-Quds Storytelling Festival. Faisal Husseini Hall, Yabous Cultural Centre.