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Purim 2023

Join the Purim Festivities at Marlboro Jewish Center!

Friday, March 3

My Disney Story

Start with a pizza party pre-Shabbat  dinner, followed by a Shabbat Unplugged musical service. Then stay for an inspirational and engaging talk given by Saul Blinkoff, a Disney animator/director/producer!

This program is perfect for Hebrew School families and congregants of all ages!

RSVP encouraged but not required to

6:15 pm - Sanctuary Building

Saturday, March 4

Tot Shabbat 

Prayers, music and Purim themed crafts for the little ones, appropriate for ages 6 and under.

10:00 am - Cocktail Room

Living a Life of Awesome

Immediately following Shabbat services, before a community Shabbat lunch, join us for an exploration of how Jewish wisdom can empower us for greatness! With Disney animator/director/producer, Saul Blinkoff. Then stay for lunch!

12:00 pm - Dining Room

Saturday Night, March 4

Anyone Can Draw!

An interactive hands-on workship, teaching us the tools and methods that Disney studios has been using for over 60 years to create our favorite Disney characters! 

This program is ideal for Adults and Kids ages 6 and up!

RSVP by February 28 to

6:45 pm - Dining Room

Sunday, March 5

Purim Carnival

Don't miss the annual Purim carnival run by our fabulous USYers! Games, food, prizes and fun.  And, don't forget the dunk tank- if you have good aim, you might be able to get Rabbi Pont wet! 

More information about ticket purchases coming soon! 

11:30 am -1:30 pm  - Chai Building

Monday, March 6

The Main Event - Erev Purim
Family Service and Megillah Reading

Of course the actual Purim holiday is the main event- don't miss the megillah reading (or special service for families with young children). Bring noise makers to boo for Haman and those who tried to destroy the Jews.

Wear a Costume! This year's theme, for those who wish to coordinate, is to come as your favorite Disney Character!

In Sanctuary Building

6:15 pm  - For Families with Young Children 

7:00 pm - Megillah Reading for All

Tuesday, March 7

Lunch & Learn

Start with a a morning reading of the Megillah and a study of the Book of Esther. Then eat a festive lunch together while continuing the study and discussion. 

Must RSVP by March 3 for lunch at:  

MJC Members $15, Non-members $18 (Must be logged into your accounts for Member pricing!)

11:00 am - Megillah reading, 12:00 pm Lunch
In the Sanctuary Building

Sun, September 24 2023 9 Tishrei 5784