Children and families gathered together for a fun-filled carnival on May 9 to celebrate Israel’s Independence Day.

Photography by Derrick Martinez

Videography by Dillon Smith




Hillel Independence Day carnival
Kids running for the last light


Hillel cotton candy making
Rachel Kestenberg from Birmingham making cotton candy for students.


Airbrushed tattoos


DJ and students doing some dance moves.


Student playing the “can smash” game.


A student picks out his prize.


Prize table


Getting it right down the middle.


4-year-old Shoshanna Fridman from West Bloomfield, watches closely with volunteer.


Hillel Day School carnival
Student and volunteer high-fiving in celebration.


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Video and photos from The 2019 Walk for Israel


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