This colorful booklet will give all the basics about this holiday which combines elements of Halloween, Mardi Gras and the secular new year. It is a holiday not only for children who know immediately that anything with a costume will be fun, but for adults too.
Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
Purim celebrates the courage to speak up, like Esther did when she foiled the plot of Haman. On Sunday, March 4 from 10-11:30am, discover the magic of Purim with astonishing illusions by Matt Roberts of the PBS series Ribert and Robert’s WonderWorld. After the show, make Purim mishloach manot (holiday baskets) and eat hamantaschen (cookies). Come in costume. Held at Kehillah Schechter Academy (formerly South Area Solomon Schechter Day School) located at One Commerce Way in Norwood. Geared for families with children ages 2-6 years. Cost is $15 per family. Open to the entire community. Register at bostonjcc.org/south. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-795-0510. Programs north of Boston are presented in collaboration with Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Boston with support from Combined Jewish Philanthropies. All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.