Culver City Observer -


Here Comes Purim, Passover


March 13, 2014

Culver City’s rabbi Yossi Grossman and wife Sara of Chabad in Culver City wish you a happy Purim and Passover.

Here are upcoming events:


Saturday night, March 15 @8PM

Havdalah, Hamantashen and Megilah reading.


Sunday, March 16:

Children's Program: Pocket Pet Purim Party: 10AM-noon.

Meet and Pet small cuddly animals - Come Dressed up - Purim Sing-along – Hamantashen - Purim Crafts - $10 per child

Please RSVP:

Adult Program:

Sunday Eve 5:30PM: Megillah reading followed by Purim Dinner Buffet.


PURIM observances:

1) Reading of the Megillah (Book of Esther) - the story of the Purim miracle.

2) Giving Charity to the needy.

3) Sharing gifts of food to friends.

4) Enjoying a Purim meal.

Customs include dressing up in disguising costumes and the traditional Purim food, the hamantash cookie.


Sunday morning, April 6.

Cost: $5 per child with advance reservation - group rate (RSVP: )

Students of all ages will enjoy interactive, hands-on learning that makes the festival of Passover meaningful. Visitors travel back through time for a child-friendly re-enactment of the events of the Exodus. The group goes on to roll and bake their own Matzah.

PASSOVER SEDER: Monday night, April 14.

If you or someone you know is looking for a place for the Seder, please email: for information and to RSVP.


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