Barbara Lyons

Born in the UK in 1939, Barbara Lyons studied surveying. From 1971 she worked with the 35’s – Women’s Campaign for Soviet Jewry. She came to live in Israel in 1981 and worked in an employment agency finding work for English speaking secretaries and management professionals. On retiring and having time, ESRA was “my natural choice to give time to”. Her ESRA volunteering includes - working with the local Herliya committee, being a befriender, tutoring English in the local high school, working in all the ESRA offices, photographing at functions. She also wrote the occasional article. She was married to Neil with 4 children and 10 grandchildren. Barbara passed away in November 2014.

ESRA HERZLIYA ACTIVITIES

ESRA HERZLIYA ACTIVITIES

by Barbara Lyons, Marise Gordon

ESRA Herzliya concentrates on regular monthly activities, more ...
Hand in hand – exhilarating bridge together with a tasty breakfast

Hand in hand – exhilarating bridge together with a tasty breakfast

by Barbara Lyons

Babara reports on and exhilarating bridge tournament more ...
Players bowled over by new bridge venue

Players bowled over by new bridge venue

by Barbara Lyons

A most successful bridge tournament was held in Herzliya more ...
‘Hidden history’ awaiting us just meters off Route 1

‘Hidden history’ awaiting us just meters off Route 1

by Barbara Lyons

An ESRA tour to the Harel forest near Jerusalem reveals more ...
ESRA Herzliya looks back and forward

ESRA Herzliya looks back and forward

by Barbara Lyons

After four years as chairlady of ESRA Herzliya committee, more ...
On your doorstep THE HERZLIYA MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART

On your doorstep THE HERZLIYA MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART

by Barbara Lyons

In the center of Herzliya is an interesting museum more ...
Youngsters with sincerity and no inhibitions made us laugh and cry-A film review

Youngsters with sincerity and no inhibitions made us laugh and cry-A film review

by Barbara Lyons

Youngsters with sincerity and no inhibitions made us more ...
Twilight on the Yarkon

Twilight on the Yarkon

by Barbara Lyons

Vivid report on the exciting Yarkon River boat tour, more ...
Barbara Blum

Barbara Blum

by Barbara Lyons

A glimpse into the fascinating, chequered life of this more ...
Hide and seek

Hide and seek

by Barbara Lyons

Geocaching is Treasure Hunting in the digital age. more ...
 
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