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The Herschell Carousel Factory Museum

Rochel Burstyn

Have you been on a Lag B’Omer trip? Perhaps you went to a park, or a museum, or on a carousel ride? Or perhaps you visited a factory? Well, we’re taking you on a trip that combines everything: a carousel factory museum on park grounds!

 

The Perfect Match

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

Simple little things, matches. But can you imagine how difficult life would be without them?

 

The Day I Nearly Burned My House Down

Rhona Lewis

We had barely cleaned up from Pesach, when the furnace in the basement in our home in Toronto began to give us trouble. It stopped working twice, but Dad managed to fix it. The third time it stopped working, it made such a loud boom-bang that the wooden floors shook. I heard Dad running down the stairs, past my room and down the steps that lead to the basement. I ran right after him.



 
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