3 pm, April 19. In honor of Israel’s 70th year, Hillel Day School will host an Israel Independence Day carnival, kosher rib judging at 5:15 and a concert featuring the Holy Band from Israel at 5:45. At the school, 32200 Middlebelt, Farmington Hills. Tickets (50 cents) or unlimited wristbands ($25, or $20 advance) will access games and inflatables. Advance purchase of food encouraged at registration. Choices to eat are hot dogs and chips; falafel, pita and hummus, and ribs. Info: hillelday.org or 248-851-3220.