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Purim in the Big Apple


Keeping with Chabad of Boulder’s annual tradition of Purim around the world, Chabad will be hosting its thirteenth annual “Purim Around the World” celebration.  Following theme parties in France, Israel, Italy, China and Africa, the Big Apple is close to home.  Chany Scheiner, coordinater of Purim in the Big Apple, says, “Our Purim Party this year proves to be more exciting than ever.  The planning committee looks forward to many old and new faces this year”.

Join us Sunday, February 24 3-5:30 pm at Louisville Recreation Center, 900 Via Appia Way,  Louisville, CO  80027.  Costs are: $10 adult, $7 child,  maximum per family $36, Sponsor $180

Amongst some of the highlight of this year’s program are:

  • New York Deli and Knishes in the lower East Side
  • Falafel and Chumus in Boro Park
  • Masquerade (with prizes) in Manhattan
  • Megillah (with an animated Slide show) in Coney Island
  • Klezmer Music in Soho by Essa Kalendarova
  • A talk on “The World that Was, New York, NY 1940’s” in Midtown
  • Street Performer, Mark Hellerstein in Time Square

For more information or to RSVP 303 494 1638, lbkosher@gmail.com. www.chabadofboulder.com

Mark Your Calendars + Alert Your Friends!  Begin Planning Your quirky Purim costume!  

About Chany Scheiner

Co - Director of Boulder Center for Judaism. Any successful organization needs a heart and that is what Chany provides, along with organization, marketing, innovative programming, and countless Shabbat dinners. Some of her accomplishments are large and public like the annual menorah lighting on Pearl Street and the matzo and shofar factories, while others are quiet and private like the time she spends counseling individuals and sharing the wisdom that comes from study.

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