A Communal Purim Seudah, or festive meal, which will also include megilla readings and entertainment, will be taking place at the The Westville Synagogue on Purim Day, Sunday, March 12th . This is an independent collaborative community event, sponsored by Congregation Bikur Cholim Sheveth Achim of New Haven, Congregation B’nai Jacob of Woodbridge, Congregation Or Shalom of Orange, Temple Emanuel of Orange, The Orchard Street Synagogue of New Haven, The Westville Synagogue of New Haven, and The Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven. The event is open to the entire Greater New Haven Jewish Community, and individuals can attend even if their synagogue is not an official participant.
There will be 2 separate afternoon megilla readings at 4:00 pm, and then we will all join together at 5:15 pm for the kosher, catered meal, where MC/DJ Charles F. Rosenay!!! Will provide entertainment and kids’ programming. Earlybird Registration (deadline: Tuesday, February 21 st ): $24 per adult or teen (ages 11+), $14 per child (ages 5-10), no charge for children under age 5; Late Registration (deadline: Monday, March 6 th ): $30 per adult or teen (ages 11+), $20 per child (ages 5-10), no charge for children under age 5. Please see flyer for further registration details. We are in need of more individuals to serve on the planning committee and to help out on the day of the event. Please contact Sharon Naveh at Newhaven.firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Ruth Gross at email@example.com if you would like to help.