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IST 2017 Information Meeting

  • Congregation Har Hashem 3950 Baseline Road Boulder, CO, 80303 United States (map)

The Joyce Zeff Israel Study Tour (IST) is one of the premiere Israel teen trips and is the longest running annual community-based Israel trip in the U.S. The program began in 1971 and has sent over 2,500 students to Israel. IST is a 5-week immersive program where we spend the first 4 days in Poland then the next 30 days or so in Israel.  The trip is for students that will be between their junior & senior year in high school. 

The dates for IST next summer are June 11 – July 16, 2017.  Parents can submit a $500 deposit to Save a Seat on the trip for their child by going to -  This deposit will be fully refundable until January 2017.  Exact date TBD! 

For more specific information on the trip, we encourage all parents & eligible students to attend one of the IST 2017 Informational Dates below.  At these meetings, we will have a slideshow, hear from past participants, logistics, financial information, etc!

When: Monday, September 19th @ 7pm
Where: Congregation Har Hashem
Eligibility: Program runs during the summer between 11th and 12th grade with some prep during 11th grade.

Earlier Event: September 19
CHS Jewish Club Meeting
Later Event: September 20
NaviG8 Session 2