Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. in conjunction with The Hebrew Institute of Riverdale -“The Bayit,” hosted the borough’s annual celebration of Israel’s independence.
The event, which marks the 69th anniversary of the independence of Israel, w completely free and included a barbeque dinner, inflatable rides, puppet show, entertainment, music and much more.
Above - Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. arrives at the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale to help celebrate ISRAELI INDEPENDENCE DAY.
Below - On his way in BP Diaz stops to talk to a proud Jewish father.
There were inflatable rides as you see above, and board games, along with good talking as seen below.
Above - Bronx BP Diaz Jr. was joined by Rabbi Exler, Councilman Cohen, and Bronx DA Clark.
Below BP Diaz presents a proclamation to Rabbi Exler proclaiming today Israeli Independence Day.