Keshet Be'anan (Rainbow), run by Valerie Chikly, is situated in the green heart of Kibbutz Nir Eliyahu near Kfar Saba, north east of Tel Aviv, surrounded by trees , wide-spread lawns and a picnic area offering fun and educational day trips for groups of children aged 2-10 years, combined with original puppet shows.
Groups can spend a few exciting hours close to nature picking oranges, learning how bread is made, how sheep's wool turns into clothing, visiting the animal farm, experiencing our five senses or learning about the food we eat and why it is important to ensure a clean environment , as well as enjoying a puppet show in the air-conditioned puppet theatre..
Keshet Be'anan also offers a number of creative activities and workshops with a strong leaning to nature and bygone crafts such as:
Making perfume from fragrant plants
Pounding flowers to print their colours on material
Making cheese and butter
Spinning and weaving wool
Threshing and grinding wheat
Writing with quill pens using colours made from nature
Making corn dollies
Creating creatures out of found natural materials
and many more.
The day trips, puppet shows and creative activities are suitable for school classes and for birthday parties.
All shows and activities are available on Kibbutz Nir Eliyahu or can travel to any destination in Israel.
All shows and activities are available in English or Hebrew
Valerie Chikly is a professional puppeteer who teaches puppetry and designs and creates puppets to order. She performs her original puppet shows in her theatre on Kibbutz Nir Eliyahu and all over Israel. She has performed in Prague, Ankara and Glasgow.
For more information please contact Valerie at 972-50-7962362 or at email@example.com