So many opportunities for everyone to come together for the holiday of Purim!

March Tot Shabbat
Friday, March 6, at 6:00 p.m.

We begin by inviting our youngest members to a very special Tot Shabbat. We have teamed up with Noggin Builders and PJ Library for a Shabbat celebration for the whole community! Enjoy songs (about Shabbat and Purim), complimentary dinner, followed by hands-on activity stations full of amazing science and discovery projects. The perfect way to kick start our weekend of fun, this very special Tot Shabbat is not to be missed. Contact Dina Bauwens with any questions or to RSVP at or 847.441.5760 ext. 105.


Shushan Shuffle
Sunday, March 8, at 9:00 a.m.

Our day of Purim activities begins with the 17th Annual Shushan Shuffle 5K Run or Walk! Start Purim off with a great workout for a great cause. Run or walk with Rabbi Cohen and other Temple Jeremiah members. Registration is $18 and proceeds from this run/walk will benefit SHALVA. For questions, contact Danny Glassman or 847.441.5760 ext. 102.
SHALVA’s mission is to promote tranquility and safety in Jewish homes and relationships through the prevention and alleviation of domestic abuse.

Purim Carnival for Individuals with Special Needs
Sunday, March 8, at 10:00 a.m.

Enjoy the Carnival in a lower-sensory environment. Costumes are encouraged and everyone is welcome to attend! All the games will be ready to go, plus face painting and entertainment for all. To RSVP or if you have any questions please contact Caren Brown at

Purim Storytelling, Sing-a-Long, and Carnival!
Sunday, March 8, at 11:00 a.m.

Participate in our Costume Parade and then grab your cape for Temple Jeremiah’s SuPurim Heroes Carnival! There will be games, a bounce house, live DJs, obstacle course, cotton candy, and SO MUCH MORE! Plus don’t miss the Silent Auction and raffle!

Congregational Purim Schpiel: A Disney Purim
Monday, March 9, at 7:30 p.m.

One of the popular traditions of Purim is the Purim Schpiel (Yiddish for play). This year, talented members of Temple Jeremiah came together to write our very own schpiel, to the tune of popular Disney songs! Come watch the fun of telling the story of Purim!

Sponsor the Purim Carnival

You and your company can make a difference and support our Carnival and youth programming at Temple Jeremiah. Become a 2020 Purim Carnival Sponsor today! Please fill out your sponsorship form online here. The proceeds from the raffle and sponsorships will go towards supporting all our youth group programs, creating meaningful community and experiences for children, newborn through high school. Your donation is tax deductible and will be publicly recognized at the Carnival as well as to the entire congregation in marketing materials.For any questions, please contact Rabbi Rachel Heaps at