Canada Recreation Center & Music Center

The Canada Recreation Center – known as ‘Makak’ (Hebrew Acronym), is located in the Canada Dorms.

The three-level structure offers a variety of recreational facilities and activity rooms:

Top Level:

  • Cafeteria
  • Informal lounge areas
  • Meeting halls, multipurpose rooms
  • Reception desk: 04-8294538 (during hours of operation only)

Entrance Level:

  • Refurbished computer farm (including scanning equipment) – open 24/7*
    • Adjoining entrance to the Music Center with practice spaces (equipped with a large selection of musical instruments) and digital recording studio

Bottom Level:

  • Fitness center

*To enter the computer farm after regular hours, you will need to swipe your student card at the reception desk.

Opening Hours:
Sun.-Thu.: 18:00-23:00

For more information or suggestions, please write to us at

Fitness Coordinator

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The Center is closed on Fridays and Saturdays, and high holidays.

Music Center

The Music Center includes two primary facilities:

  • Practice spaces
  • Digital recording studio

In the practice spaces you will have free use of high quality musical instruments including: electronic drum sets, bongos, keyboards, electric guitars, bass guitar, acoustic guitar, classical guitar and 12-string guitar, as well as violin, flutes, goblet drums (‘darbuka’ in Hebrew), and harmonicas.

In the digital recording studio you may use the equipment free of charge, including: new synthesizer and advanced computer systems and digital editing systems for recording and editing.

Bands are welcome to practice for the ‘Evening Bands’ show organized each semester with prior registration

Booking practice sessions:
Please book practice sessions via email: |

The Music Center is located adjacent to the Canada Recreation Center in the Canada Dorms between Building #35-36

Music Center Coordinator may be reached at