This beautiful booklet tells the historical roots of Tu Bishvat and Judaism's long-standing sacred connection to trees. You will also find suggestions for activities for young children and ideas for hosting a Tu Bishvat seder.
InterfaithFamily and the Workmen's Circle are celebrating Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish New Year for the trees, and you're invited!
Join us for a FREE afternoon filled with food, music, art projects and social justice.
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.
4:15pm Crafts & Face-Painting, followed by the Purim play, followed by Pizza*!
Bring a noisy non-perishable box of food for your grogger! Pizza $2/slice.
Mi Zeh Ba? Who is that coming? Rock-n-Roll Ahashverosh? Blues-Man Haman? Bassa Nova Esther? Come laugh, sing, dance, and enjoy our fabulous, fun for all ages Purim spiel (play) and celebration!
Enjoy our creative retelling of the story of Purim, written by our very own Jessi Roemer and performed by the community, with plenty of audience participation! Please bring a noisy non-perishable box of food to use as a grogger & donation to those in need and some fresh or bought hamentashen to share. Children & adults alike are invited to get into the holiday spirit and dress in costume! There will be even be some prizes for those most creative in our community!
Schedule of Events
4:15 pm Doors Open: Face-painting & Crafts for kids of all ages downstairs
5:00 pm ROCK PURIMSPIEL!
5:45pm Gathering for Havdallah, separating Shabbat from the week
6:00pm PIZZA and hanging out Pizza will be $2/slice.
If you can, bring some additional pocket change to help feed hungry Philadelphians.
Children and adults of all ages are welcome! There will be a PG-13 rated Purim program & megillah reading starting at 7:30pm that night at Studio 34.
March 15 2014
4:15 pm - 9:00 PM
Calvary Center for Community & Culture 48th and Baltimore Aves