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  3/28/2012, Nisan 5, 5772

Growth Continues for Former Gush Katif Residents

A special Passover event will take place at the Merkaz Katif Center located in the community Nitzan in southern Israel. Merkaz Katif is a center that seeks to preserve the heritage of Gaza Jews. Tours will take place of Assaf's Orchard, a collection of 15 different fruit trees. A visit to botanical gardens and other locals sites will take place. Residents will explain the history of the Jewish community of Gaza up until the Disengagement of 2005.