Trees of Hope: Celebrating the Olive Harvest
Saturday, November 13th 2004 5:00-9:00pm
For the first time in the U.S., master carver Nimir Rishmawi demonstrates the artistry of Bethlehem olive wood carving. Experience the significance of the harvest through a documentary film, photo exhibit, olive oil tasting, and the sale of traditional Palestinian crafts, olive oil, olive soap, olive tree saplings, and more! Bring your family and friends and join us as we celebrate this important season in Palestinian life and culture. This event is free and open to the public.
The Jerusalem Fund Gallery 2425 Virginia Ave. NW Washington DC 20037
The Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University