Israel Memorial Day Eve 10/5/16
Remembrance ceremony- will take place (in Hebrew) at the Technion memorial wall (right by the central library).
The ceremony will start at 12:30 and will be an hour long. During this time, there will be No classes (unless you are told otherwise).
In the evening, there will be a ceremony (in Hebrew) in “Gan Hazikaron” (14th Hassan Shukri street, Hadar neighborhood). The ceremony will start at 19:30.
Israel Memorial Day (Yom Hazikaron) 11/5/16 - NO classes
Sirens: In honor of Memorial Day, there will be national wide sirens on Tuesday, Memorial Day Eve, 10/5/15, at 20:00 and the following morning of Memorial Day 11/5/15, at 11:00. Do not be alarmed.
Thursday, 12/5/16, Independence Day (Yom Ha’atzmaut)- NO classes
There will be a lot of celebrations and shows in Moria street and Gan Haem (starting at around 20:00).
Feel free to check this website: Yom Ha’atzmaut 2016 - it has a lot of practical information about the different celebrations around Israel.
Busses and trains will run in a special schedule on Memorial Day and Independence Day.
You can check the information on their website:
Israel rails- http://www.rail.co.il/HE/Pages/homepage.aspx
For any further questions: stud...@int.technion.ac.il
Technion International Staff