Kick Off to Israel Series:
Heading Home: The Tale of Team Israel
Date: Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
Dinner at: 6:30 PM
Movie Begins At or Around: 7 PM
Location: United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula 401 City Center Blvd, Newport News, VA
Cost of Movie: for Members Free | non-Members $5
Dinner – includes hotdogs, pretzels, beer and soda: Free for Members | Non-Members $10 pp
Non-Members Click Here to RSVP and pay online
by Thursday, October 11th
Come see the award-winning HEADING HOME: THE TALE OF TEAM ISRAEL at the United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula and relive Israel’s miraculous run at the World Baseball Classic. “Moving” -Yahoo! Sports, “Stirring” -Jerusalem Post, “Triumphant” -LA Times.
Screening includes FREE POPCORN, and Team Israel hat giveaways!
After years of defeat, Team Israel proves they are underdogs no longer, finally ranking among the world’s best teams in 2017 and eligible to play in the prestigious international tournament. With a lineup that features Jewish American Major League ballplayers like ex-New York Mets first baseman, Ike Davis, ex-Houston Astro, Josh Zeid, and ex-Braves catcher, Ryan Lavarnway, no one expected Team Israel to make it as far as they did.
Proving that they are much more than the has-beens their opponents expected, they take Israel and the world by storm. With their famous Mensch on a Bench mascot at their side, the teammates bond and together discover what it means to represent their homeland on the world stage.