Tu B’Shevat

Jewish Year 5777: sunset February 10 – nightfall February 11, 2017

Tu B’Shevat, the 15th day of the Jewish month of Shevat, is the New Year for Trees. This is the date used to calculate the age of trees for tithing. It has become a custom to collect money on this date to plant trees in Israel. The day may also be celebrated with fruits, especially those associated with Israel.


Planting Trees