Join us for Purim at Sha’ar Zahav!

Wednesday, March 16th, 7pm

Hybrid: On Zoom and In-Person

Megillah Reading and Pop-Up Purim Shpil (Play)

Whether you attend in person or online, there’ll be special activities for both!  Register here!


Share your ideas (and recipes, if you have them) here for the most creative and fabulous Hamentaschen ever. Sweet? Savory? Cro-taschen? Pictures welcome, but not necessary. Traditional recipes and tips highly welcome as well.

PJ Library Purim Play

Saturday, March 19, 10-11:30am, Dolores Park
People ages 0-5 & their families are invited to play with Rabbi Copeland & our friends from PJ Library @ Dolores Park (on the Dolores side across from Cumberland St.) We’ll have Purim story time, mask making, & more! Questions? Contact Sue

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