It’s finally official! Last week, Givat Shmuel’s City Council authorized an Arnona Discount for residents serving in the Reserves. The discount offered will be %5, which is the maximum allowed by Israeli law, and dependent on the number of days one spends in miluim. As reported two weeks ago, this move follows the city’s push to …

Pesach is a stressful time for everyone. Here's all the information you need to navigate Pesach in Givat Shmuel. Selling Your Chometz Bet Medrash Kehilati T: 7:00-9:00 W-Th: 21:00-22:30 Hamerkazi S: 7:00-8:30, Between Mincha and Maariv Heichal Rachamim T-W: 7:00-8:30 Lechu Neranenah (Carlibach) S: 20:00-22:00 M, T: 7:00-9:00, 20:00-22:00 Lishkat Ha'Rav (Bldg 509, Bar-Ilan University) …

Say what you want about the Givat Shmuel Municipality, but it sure loves its fancy buildings. According to the municipality’s website, work began a few weeks ago on its newest addition to Menachem Begin Street. The location will be site of a new 3500 meter sport complex housing a large soccer field replete with 600 seats …

Starting this September, a new daycare will be opening in Givat Shmuel. Even better, its recognized by Ministry of Economy and Industry (formerly Tama”t), and will be subsidized accordingly. According to the municipality, the daycare – ma’on in Hebrew – will be based in the new Matnas building to be built on Ha’Etrog Street, and will accept children …

There is a new Givat Shmuel Project to reconstruct the well house and establish the archive of the City of Givat Shmuel

Stay up to date with what’s happening around Givat Shmuel! The Iriya will be closed from October 4 through October 14 due to Sukkot.  Paying your arnona and water bill has just gotten easier! You can now have them sent straight to your email! To sign up for the service, click here.  There are special …

On Erev Rosh Hashana, 20 youths, some members of the Municipal Youth Council, spent time visiting elderly residents within the city. While the rest of us were getting ready for chag, the kids visited housebound residents to wish them a shana tova and bring a gift basket. The activity was part of the new project …

The Givat Shmuel Municipality is happy to announce that it is now accepting applications for scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year. Any student studying towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree at any university or college in Israel, may be eligible. If you would like to submit an application, please use this application. You can then …

The GSC would like to wish everyone a Shana Tova – May we be zoche to a year of happiness, health, and success for all of Klal Yisrael! Stay up to date with whats happening around Givat Shmuel! Givat Shmuel now offers a free bus ride for  soldiers who serve in עיר הבה"דים in the south. The bus leaves every Sunday morning. Send a message with your phone number to eraneventsur@gmail.com to sign up. On Tuesday (12/9) we all got out our bikes and rode around Givat Shmuel! With a face painting station and extreme bike trick demos, the whole family got involved. To see pictures, click here. Starting on August 7th, the city will be repairing the Sportek to enlarge the tennis courts. The basketball court will be closed until the construction is finished. Save the Date: Rami Kleinstein is coming to Givat Shmuel October 3rd  at 21:00 in Park Ramon – free entry. Check out the flyer, click here  Arba Minim Shuk: The Shuk will be held on September 28-29 and October 1-4 in the area between the Amy mall and the Giva Mall. If you would like a booth, please submit a request to the municipality. Cost is NIS 319 (license) and NIS 150 per day of sale. Please submit the request to the מדור רישוי עסקים on September 24-25 between 10:00 and 11:00 or September 27 between 16:00 and 17:00. Scholarships for Givat Shmuel Residents: The Givat Shmuel Municipality is now accepting applications for scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year for students of bachelors’ and masters’ degrees in any university or college in Israel. Students who have lived in Givat Shmuel for at least 4 years are eligible for the scholarship.The submission deadline is October 31. For more information about the application process, click here.

High School Opening Ceremony On September 1st , Mayor Yossi Brodny, Assistant Mayors Benny Somech and Moshe Marar opened the new Givat Shmuel high school. Also in attendance were Council Members Menachem Tzruya, Michal Netanel, Ariel Farkash, Herzl Arbiv, Adi Gross, and Eti Dahan the head of the Education department. The first stage of construction …