Purim Party presented by Temple Emmanuel in Wakefield. Join the fun with Rabbi Greg Hersh and InterfaithFamily as we create masks and graggers, eat hamantaschen, hear a Purim story and, of course, participate in a kid-friendly Megillah reading. Everyone is invited to wear costumes. Ideal for kids 3-6. 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Temple Emmanuel of Wakefield, 120 Chestnut St., Wakefield.
Purim Carnival with Temple Tiferet Shalom Religious School during religious school hours. Bounce house; hamentashen; popcorn; cotton candy; Esther’s face paint and prize favors. 489 Lowell St., Peabody.
Purim Carnival presented by Kesher Center for Jewish Learning and Culture. Join us at Kesher’s annual Purim carnival, this year entirely designed and facilitated by our Anafim students (grades 3-5)! There will be games, food, prizes, bouncy house, obstacle course, arts and crafts, a Purim shpiel (skit) and more. Wear a costume and join our costume parade! Food will be available for purchase. For those with children 5 and under, there will be a special preview of age-appropriate activities at 10 a.m. This is an opportunity to get in before the crowd. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Kesher, 13 Garden Court, Somerville. Wristbands will be available for purchase for $20 in advance and $25 at the door, and will give the wearer access to all of the games. 22 Kent St., Somerville.
Purim in Morocco presented by Chabad of Merrimack Valley. Spread the joy of purim with Purim in Morocco two day celebration. $15 adult; $10 child: $50 family. Megillah reading starts at 7:15 p.m. on March 20th; 6 p.m. on March 21st. Chabad of Merrimack Valley, 310 N Main St., Andover.
Purim with the Temple Sinai Band 6:00 pm • Dinner 6:30 pm • Havdalah and Megillah reading followed by dessert and dancing. Contact Meg at email@example.com. 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Temple Sinai, 1 Community Road, Marblehead.
Purim Celebration with Congregations Sons of Israel. All are invited to come in costume. Greggars. Hamantaschen. Reading of the Megillah. 6:30 p.m. peabodycsi.org, 978-532-1624. Park St., Peabody.
Purim Festivities at Temple Emanu-El. Join Temple Emanu-El community with puppets and crafts, baking hamentashen and a dinner. Adult Megillah reading with Rabbi Meyer is at 6:30 p.m. Don’t forget to bring your pasta boxes to be used as your gregor. When Purim concludes we will then donate the pasta to the local food pantry. Free and open to all. 4:30 p.m.: Jon Nelson’s Megillah puppet show; 5 p.m.: Hamantashen baking and craft; 6 p.m.: congregation ‘light supper’; 6:40 p.m. adult Megillah reading with Rabbi Meyer. Costumes are welcomed. emanu-el.org. 393 Atlantic Ave., Marblehead.
Back to the ’80s Purim Party presented by Chabad of Peabody. Join us for an ’80s-themed Purim celebration! Eighties costumes strongly encouraged. Appetizers, open bar, ’80s music, hamentaschen, Megillah reading and more. You won’t want to miss this. Great adult and family entertainment. 7:30-10:30 p.m. $10 suggested donation. Chabad of Peabody Jewish Center, 682 Lowell St., Peabody.
Purim presented by Temple B’Nai Brith. Join Temple B’nai Brith to celebrate Purim. We will have a festive Megillah reading and a costume parade, followed by hamentashen and schmoozing afterwards. Come in costume and feel free to bring your own noisemakers. Children and families are welcome. For more information, call the Synagogue office at 617-625-0333 or visit http://tbbsomerville.weebly.com. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Temple Bnai Brith, 201 Central St., Somerville.
Purim @Short Path Distillery sponsored by Tobin Bridge Chabad. The ultimate Purim experience for Young Jewish Professionals. This Purim, join lots of like-minded young Jews for a night of fun and celebration. Premium craft cocktail bar; delicious Israeli cuisine; hamentashen; Megillah reading at 8 p.m. For tickets, $25 and more info, visit tobinbridgechabad.com. 7:30-10:30 p.m. Short Path Distillery, 71 Kelvin St., Everett.
Celebration of Purim Costumes, Megillah reading, music, snacks, beer from the Cape Ann Brewery, and Janet Cline’s homemade hamantaschen! Come one, come all! Taagloucester.org. 5:30 p.m. Temple Ahavat Achim, 86 Middle St., Gloucester.
S.T.E.M. Themed Purim Party Hands on STEM projects and interactive science show! Hamentashen and yummy dinner. Megillah reading and more. 5 p.m. $10 per child. Parents Free. JewishPeabody.com.
Purim in NYC Family festival presented by Chabad of the North Shore. NYC style deli, salads, hotdogs, soft pretzels; graffiti wall; street performances; live music; face painting. Fun for the whole family. $13 adults; $8 child; $45 family. 21+ cash bar. Come in costumes. resp: nsjewish.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. 4:30 p.m. – party begins; 5:30 p.m. – Megillah reading. Chabad of the North Shore, 44 Burrill St., Swampscott.