Join us via Zoom at 6:00 PM on Thursday, February 25. The evening will include a megillah reading prior to the Schpiel performance. For the link to connect, please visit https://www.bethisrael-pdx.org/joinus/.
To read (and sing!) along with the cast, as well as to enjoy a few commemorative posters, please download this guide.
Download this Zoom Castle Background (image is shown below) to share in the fun of the Purim Schpiel!
Join us during the week of February 21 – February 28! We’ll be celebrating Purim all week long! All program links can be found on our join us page.
Purim Period Product Drive
This Purim, the Social Action Committee is holding a period products drive. You are welcome to drop them by the Schnitzer Family Center on the CBI campus. Simply come by the entryway to be buzzed in.
Purim Schpiel – Thursday, Feb 25 at 6:00 PM
Put on a costume (the showplace via Zoom, so you can share yours via spotlight) and get ready to sing along (the wildly witty lyrics can be downloaded here). Zoom in at 6:00 PM for a Megillah reading; the schpiel starts immediately thereafter.
Family Hamentaschen Q & A Session – Friday, Feb 26 at 1:00 PM
Missed our earlier hamentaschen baking class? We will replay highlights from the program and offer a Q & A session for families.
Purim Kabbalat Shabbat Service – Friday, Feb 26 at 6:00 PM
Join us for this special Shabbat service as the holiday celebration continues.
Purim Torah Study – Saturday, Feb 27 at 9:00 AM
Our weekly Torah study will focus on Purim this Saturday.
Purim Shabbat Morning Service – Saturday, Feb 27 at 10:30 AM
Join us on Saturday morning for a Purim-themed Shabbat Morning service.
While we can’t be together in-person during Purim, we encourage families to connect with one another by sending cards or mishloach manot (gift baskets)! Click here to download a special CBI Purim coloring page. Color it, write well-wishes, and send it to another family! Lookup a friend’s address with our member directory. For additional information on how to connect through our directory, please visit here. Below you will find more creative ideas for mishloach manot.
|Get creative with mishloach manot||Make eco-friendly mishloach manot bags|
|Learn about Purim||Learn with Shalom Seasame||Meet the Purim characters|
|Learn how to shape hamantaschen||Make sweet hamantaschen using Sonya Sanford’s recipe||Try savory herb and cheese hamantaschen|
|Celebrate with Shalom Sesame||Purim family activities||Make your own grogger|
|Watch a few Purim videos|