This Index to Past & Future Episodes on youtube
147s. Thursday, July 14, 2022 at 2:00 pm ET/ 11:00 am PT/ 6:00 pm GMT
Shmooze Thursday – open floor, all topics for discussion.
146. Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 2:00 pm ET/ 11:00 am PT/ 6:00 pm GMT
Live Zoom presentation: Golan Heights part 2 with Julia Newman.
145S. Thursday, June 30, 2022 at 2:00 pm ET/ 11:00 am PT/ 6:00 pm GMT Shmooze Thursday – open floor, all topics for discussion.
143. Thursday, June 16, 2022
Live Zoom Presentation: Following Gideon and the Midianites with Sharona Liman
141. Thursday, June 2, 2022
Gamla, The First Masada with Julia Newman
140. Thursday, May 26, 2022
Live Zoom Presentation: Tour the Golan Heights – visit ruins, waterfalls, synagogues and cherries with Julia Newman.
139S. Thursday, May 19, 2022 Shmooze Thursday – open floor, all topics for discussion.
138. Thursday, May 12, 2022
Live Zoom - Visit the Sinai Desert with Julia Newman
137S. Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 2:00 pm ET/ 11:00 am PT/ 6:00 pm GMT
Shmooze Thursday – open floor, all topics for discussion.
BEGINNING OF SEASON FOUR
Thursday, April 7 - 29,
At 2:00 pm ET/ 11:00 am PT
VFI EDUCATES APRIL SHMOOZE
END OF SEASON THREE
136. Thursday, March 28, 2022
Live Zoom Presentation: Visit the Ancient City of Jericho, the Oldest and Lowest City in the World
135. Thursday, March 21, 2022 Live Zoom Presentation: Inside the Covert War Against Terrorism's Money Masters & the Story of Shurat HaDin Israel Law Center with Founder Nitsana Darshan- Leitner.
Thursday, March 17, 2022
A Day Off to Celebrate Purim. Is that your costume?
134. Thursday, March 10, 2022
Live Zoom Presentation: Travels Along the Jordan River From South to North with Julia Newman
133. Thursday, March 3, 2022 Live Zoom Presentation: The "Tzadikim" with Julia Newman
132. Thursday, February 24, Beit Shearim - The Ancient Jewish Necropolis with Julia Newman.
131. Thursday, February 17,
The Jewish Underground organizations pre state of Israel with Gadi Ben Dov
130. Thursday, February 10,
Yad VaShem - A Monument of Good Deeds with Roee Peled – Hanani.
129. Thursday, February 3, 2ive Zoom Tour: The Greatest Hits of the Israel Museum part 3 – Archaeology Wing with Julia Newman.
128. Thursday, January 27, Live Zoom Presentation: Invented in Israel: Pillcam with Developer Rafael Naveh
127. Thursday, January 20, Live Zoom Presentation: Jerusalem Challenges and Opportunities: with Former Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem Fleur Hassan – Nahoum.
126. Thursday, January 13, 2022 The Jewish Pioneers of the Negev with Noam Tamir
125. Thursday, January 6, 2022
Bethlehem: From King David's Well to the Bar Kochba Revolt with Julia Newman
END OF SEASON TWO
124. Thursday, December 30
Live Zoom Presentation: From the Vineyard of God to the Vineyard of Naboth with Sharona Liman.
123. Thursday, December 23
Seven Powerful Military Monuments Across Northern Israel Which Offer Unique History and Architecture With LTC Noam Tamir
122. Thursday, December 16
Live Zoom Presentation: The Greatest Hits of the Israel Museum part 2 - Model of Jerusalem of the Second Temple period with Julia Newman
121. Thursday, December 9
Live Zoom Presentation: The Greatest Hits of the Israel Museum part 1 – Archaeology and Judaica Wings with Julia Newman
120. Thursday, December 2
Mystical Numbers: The World of Gematria" with Akiva Gersh
Thursday, November 25 -HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO YOU AND YOURS.
119. Thursday, November 18
The Unexpected Finds in Ancient Yavne with Julia Newman
118. Thursday, November 11
*Service, Spirit, and Core Values: The IDF with LTC Shai Schul (For
117. Thursday, November 4
Forgotten Ancient Synagogues with Julia Newman
116. Thursday, October 28
Holier than Thou? The Temples at Tel Motza and Their Implication for the Understanding of the Development of Cult and Religion in Judah during the First Temple Period with Shua Kisilevitz
115. Thursday, October 21
The Unfamiliar Tiberias" with Julia Newman
114. Thursday, October 14
Beit Shean - The Gateway of the Garden of Eden with Julia Newman
113. Thursday, October 7
Live Zoom Presentation: The Women Who Built Jerusalem with David Steinberg
* Under Review *
112. Thursday, September 30
Live Zoom Presentation: The Best 7 Synagogues in Israel with Julia Newman
111. Thursday, September 23
Live Zoom Tour: The City of David with Julia Newman.
Thursday, September 16
Yom Kippur - No event
110. Thursday, September 9
Live Zoom Tour: "Israel's National Cemetery of Mount Herzl - How the City of the Dead Shapes the Identity of the Living" with Roee Peled-Hanany.
109. Thursday, September 2
Live Zoom Presentation: “The Jewish Journey at the Beginning of the Year” with Akiva Gersh.
*** SEASON #2 ABOVE ****
108. Special Guest Schmooze: Thursday, July 22
The Sinking of the INS Submarine Dakar, One of Israel’s Longest Enduring Mysteries with Captain Zabo (Ret).
107.VFI EDUCATES Summer Schmooze Sessions, Thursdays at 2:00 pm ET/ 11:00 am PT/ 7:00 pm GMT.
*** END of SEASON #1 ***
106. Tuesday, June 29
Live Zoom Presentation: King David: Mighty Kingdom Ruler or Small Village Leader? With Asher Altshul.
105. Thursday, June 24
Live Zoom Tour: Along the Lebanese Border – part 2 with Julia Newman
104. Tuesday, June 22
Live Zoom Presentation: From Bauhaus to Penthouse with Stav Shachaf
103. Thursday, June 17
Live Zoom Tour: Western Wall Tunnels Tour with Julia Newman.
102. Tuesday, June 15
Live Zoom Presentation: What is the Kabbalah: A Look into Jewish Mysticism with Akiva Gersh.
101. Thursday, June 10
Special Report on the Seychelles Islands, primitive culture – with Julia Newman
**100**. Tuesday, June 8
Live Zoom Presentation: Perspective from the front lines with Hannah Rosenberg.
- Thursday, June 3 - Take the Day Off for shopping
99. Tuesday, June 1
Live Zoom Presentation: Embrace the enemy with Lieutenant
Colonel (Res.) Eyal Dror.
98. Thursday, May 27
Live Zoom Tour: "Machon Ayalon" – the Underground Bullet Factory with Julia Newman
97. Tuesday, May 25 Live Zoom Presentation: Visit UAE Part 2 - Following the Footsteps of the Abraham Accord with Julia Newman
96. Thursday, May 20
Live Zoom Tour: Tzippori - Mosaics and Scriptures with Julia Newman
95. Tuesday, May 18
Live Zoom Presentation: Who wrote the Bible? With Asher Altshul
94. Thursday, May 13
Live Zoom Tour: Kumran - the Essenes and the Dead Sea Scrolls with Julia Newman.
93. Tuesday, May 11
Live Zoom Presentation: The Jewish People's Legal Rights to the Land of Israel with Lauren Isaacs.
92. Thursday, May 6
Live Zoom Tour: The Passion – Following the Footsteps of Jesus in Jerusalem with Julia Newman.
91. Tuesday, May 4
Live Zoom Presentation: Lachish – Where Bible, Archaeology and History come together with Sharona Liman.
90. Tuesday, April 27
Live Zoom Presentation: Marc Chagall and the Windows with Julia Newman.
[Cosponsored by Na’Amat USA]
89. Thursday, April 22
Live Zoom Tour: Surprise Visit to Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Confirm the Recent Abraham Accords, LIVE with Julia Newman
88. Tuesday, April 20
Zoom Presentation: The Independence War via Poetry with Ami Braun.
87. Thursday, April 15
Special Independence Day Live Zoom Tour: The Israeli Capitol Hill & Knesset with Julia Newman.
86. Tuesday, April 13
Special Fallen Soldiers Memorial Day Live Zoom Presentation: The rise and fall of the frontier village Mishmar Hayarden during the War of Independence with Yaniv Safrai
85. Thursday, April 8
Special Yom HaShoa Live Zoom Tour: Visit The Ghetto Fighters Museum: Resistance in the Holocaust with Akiva Gersh
84. Tuesday, April 6
Live Zoom Presentation: Visit the Yitzhak Rabin Center & Israeli Museum - unavailable
83. Thursday, April 1
Live Zoom Tour: Mt. Karkom aka – Mt. Sinai? With Julia Newman
82. Tuesday, March 30
Live Zoom Presentation: "King Solomon’s Mines: History or Legend with Prof. Erez Ben-Yosef of Tel Aviv University.
81. Thursday, March 25
Live Zoom Tour: Acco with Julia Newman.
80. Tuesday, March 23
Live Zoom Presentation: The legal status of Jerusalem with Gil Regev.
79. Thursday, March 18
Live Zoom Tour: Along the Lebanese Border with Julia Newman
78A. Wednesday, March 17
Live Zoom Presentation: "Inside Israeli Intelligence” with IDF Brig. General (res) Yosef Kuperwasser, former Head of Research, IDF Military Intelligence
78. Tuesday, March 16
Live Zoom Presentation: Hidden in Plain Sight - The Missing Tel of Beth Shemesh with Boaz Gross - VP, Israeli Institute of Archaeology and Expedition Director.
77. Thursday, March 11
Live Zoom Tour: Ein Gedi - an Oasis, a Synagogue, a Kibbutz with Julia Newman
76. Tuesday, March 9
Live Zoom Presentation: An Oak, an Olive and an Almond Tree Walk into a Bar....Tales, Tidbits and Tastes of Israeli Trees with Joanna Maissel
75A. Thursday, March 4
JULIA 75th Episode Recognition Special Presentation
75. Thursday, March 4
Live Zoom Tour: Wonderings of the Sanhedrin – with Julia Newman
74. Tuesday, March 2
Live Zoom Presentation : The Tel Aviv Street Museum with Stav Shachaf.
73. Thursday, February 25
Live Zoom Tour: Following the Footsteps of Joshua son of Nun to Shiloh and Mt. Ebal with Julia Newman