Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Sandwich Making

Location: Atrium

From: all day

10 am
1 event

Pirke Avot, Eighteen Centuries Later: Engaging Rabbinic Wisdom through Poetry and Discussion

Location: Announced upon registration

From: Wednesdays, February 21 - March 21, 10:30 am


Taught by Jessica Greenbaum

Join award-winning poet Jessica Greenbaum for a unique approach to studying Wisdom of the Sages; A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot. This edition by Rabbi Rami M. Shapiro offers renewed, vitalized translations of iconic teachings on justice, integrity, and virtue, by sixty-five rabbis. No prior poetry or Judaic knowledge required. This class is free and open to members and non-members.

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3 pm
1 event

Family Purim Celebration

Location: Central Synagogue

From: 3:00 pm - 6:00pm


3:00-4:00 pm • Sensory Sensitive Carnival • Pavilion
Families who have children with sensory sensitivities
Enjoy a carnival with a smaller crowd, quieter games, less background noise, and an available low-sensory space. If you have more specific questions or would like a social story (a short story that explains what to expect) to read with your child in advance, please contact Rena Allen.

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3:30-4:00 pm • Mini-Megillah Reading • Main Sanctuary
Families with children up to 2nd grade
Megillah Reading with Clergy and Costume Parade.

4:00-6:00 pm • Purim Carnival • Pavilion
Families with children through 2nd grade
Purim Carnival featuring games, food, face painting, and mitzvah opportunities for you and your little ones.

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4:00-6:00 pm • Purim Carnival • Pavilion
Families with children in 3rd-6th grades
A “Big Kids” Purim Carnival featuring pizza, snow cones, and carnival and arcade games you won’t want to miss!

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6 pm
1 event

Celebrate Purim

Location: Main Sanctuary

From: 6:00 pm - 6:30pm


Watch the Purim story come to life in our annual Purim Spiel starring LCLJ students and hear our clergy read the Megillah!