United Hebrew Congregation, 13788 Conway Road, St. Louis, MO 63141 | 314-469-0700

Purim

Purim Carnival, Shpiel and Megillah Reading

Sunday, March 8

10:30 a.m.
A Very Brady Purim Shpiel
in the Millstone Sanctuary
Come see how Queen Esther saves the Jewish people!

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Purim Carnival
The Purim carnival will have games, bounce houses, delicious food and a great raffle.

Youth wristbands for ALL games, booths and activities are $10 in advance ($15 after that date and at the door).

Purchase wristbands here.

No charge for parents and adults.

Become a Booth Sponsor! All sponsorships come with a sign, your name on the carnival entrance banner AND your name listed as a sponsor on all promotional materials. In addition, you will receive entry tickets and food cash!

King Achashverosh Dunk Tank Sponsor:   $500
(Sponsorship recognition + 10 free throws + 4 wristband entries & $20 Food Cash)

Mordecai Petting Zoo: $500
(Sponsorship recognition + 4 wristband entries & $25 Food Cash)

Esther Sponsor:   $360
(Sponsorship recognition + 4 wristband entries & $20 Food Cash)

Shushan Sponsor:   $180
(Sponsorship recognition + 2 wristband entries & $15 Food Cash)

Hamantaschen Sponsor:   $72
(Sponsorship recognition + 1 wristband entry & $10 Food Cash)

Interested in volunteering?
The NFTY:UH senior youth group plans the entire event, but they need your help. Volunteer opportunities include set-up, running games, serving food, making signs and more. Click here to sign up as a volunteer.

Monday, March 9

7:30 p.m.
Reading of the Megillah
Please bring a shakable food item such as pasta or rice to be used as a grogger and donated to the Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry.

 

For more on the history and traditions of Purim, click here.