Purim festivities at BEKI will begin
on Saturday, March 16, with a meet
and greet with mask-maker Beckie
Kravetz, from 12:30- 2 p.m., following
services and the weekly luncheon.
Sabbath rules will be observed.
The reading of the Purim Megillah, a
costume party event with much merriment,
will be held Wednesday, March
20, at 6:30 p.m., and again Thursday,
March 21, at 8:15 a.m.
The Big Gulp Purim Seuda, BEKI’s
annual Purim dinner, will be Thursday,
March 21, from 5-7 p.m. The price is
$10 per person or $18 per household
if reservations are made by Monday,
March 18, at firstname.lastname@example.org or
(203)389-2108 x114, or pay more at
the door. The menu is dairy/pareve;
costumes are encouraged for all ages.
The community is welcome to all of
these events. Go to beki.org.
CHABAD OF MILFORD
A Grand Purim Celebration will be held
on Thursday, March 21, at 6 p.m. at
Chabad of Milford-HCW, 15 Edgefield
Ave. Featuring an interactive Megillah
reading, buffet dinner, Chinese acrobat
show, crafts, and hamantaschen,
this event is fun for all ages. $20/
adult, $15/child in advance. More
info, RSVP at JewishMilford.com.
On Sunday, March 17, Congregation
Mishkan Israel will hold its annual
Purim Carnival at 10 a.m. The event
features favorite games and a moon
bounce. Tickets are available at the
The congregation’s combination
Megillah Reading and Purim Spiel will
feature music from the ‘80s. Service
will be held Wednesday, March 20, at
For more information, call the synagogue
office at (203) 288-3877 or go
Temple Emanuel is having an adult
Purim party on March 23 at 7 p.m.
Come and join the TE family for a NOTHEME
PURIM PARTY! Dress up in
your wildest costume, crazy hat or silly
outfit and compete to win the Best
Costume Competition! BYOBeverage
and NUT-FREE Snacks. Entertainment
by the renowned TE DJ, Jeff Levinson.
Join in the Karaoke Competition, dancing
and activities. The event is FREE
but please register in advance.Go to
tegnh.org or call (203) 397-3000.