Project of the Month

These programs allow talented underprivileged teenagers to fulfill their potential by providing them with a challenging program of enrichment and leadership training at the Ruppin Institute of Marine Science. Talented 7th graders from all backgrounds of Israeli society in the lower socio-economic levels are chosen - programs run for 2 years.


Raanana is home to our drop in centre - open Sunday - Thursday 08:00-15:00 at Beit Fischer, 5, Klausner St. Tel: 09-748 2957.

Reservations for ESRA events, a cup of coffee and friendly advice are all available.

Our adjacent Book Shop sells secondhand books at NIS 4 - 25 each - Opening Hours Sunday-Friday 09:30 - 13:00 Tel: 09 748 0541     

Social/Cultural Activities:   

Periodic lectures and workshops held in the morning, afternoon or evening held at Beit Fischer or private homes

Ongoing regular activities at Beit Fischer:
Zumba Gold: Sundays 10:00-11:00
Hebrew Conversation Sunday 11:30-12:15
Bridge: Intermediate - Mondays 14:30; Beginners - Wednesdays 10:00
Scrabble: Wednesdays 19:15
Folkdancing: Thursdays - 09:30-11:00

Other Activities:
Knitting Club: Tuesdays at 10:00 at Beit Hanoar - Jane 09-771 3991
Pole Walking in Raanana Park - Glenis 054-773 4392

Volunteering activities include:
Helping with English in primary and high schools and helping with Oral Bagrut - Mike 052-250 5433.
Sorting and selling at our 'Nearly New' Shop, behind 100 Ahuza St.
09-741 2631. (Sun, Mon, Weds, Thurs 09:00-18:00; Tues, Fri 09:00-12:00)