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  5/22/2013, Sivan 13, 5773

Street Fair for 90th Anniversary of Arnona - Talpiot


The Jerusalem neighborhoods of Arnona and Talpiot will be holding a street fair for their 90th anniversary. Sometimes referred to as North Talpiot, the area was home to Nobel Prize laureate S. Y. Agnon, the family of Hebrew language innovator Eliezer Ben-Yehuda, writer Joseph Klausner and other famous Israelis. Music, arts and crafts, museum openings and other events will take place. The 90 Years of Arnona celebration will occur Thursday May 23rd from 4:00pm - 10:00 pm. The event is sponsored by the Greater Baka Community Administration, the Jerusalem Municipality, the S. Y. Agnon Museum, and local shopkeepers and businesses. For more information visit http://baka.org.il/