Purim Stories

Need a Purim refresher or help explaining the significance of the holiday to your little ones? Check out these awesome resources for learning (and sharing) the Purim story!

4-MINUTE VIDEO

The Purim Story with a double-dutch jump-roping Esther!

16-MINUTE PODCAST

"Have I Got a Story for You!"

*begin around 3:57 mark*

YOUTUBE VIDEO

As Told by Mayim Bialik

YOUTUBE VIDEO

As Told by Puppets!

YOUTUBE VIDEO

Super Callous Fragile Egocentric

Hamantashen: A Purim Parody

 

Purim FOOD

A collection of recipes (both sweet and savory!), “hamantashen fails” to make you feel better when those corners don’t stay up, and a US map of where to go to get the best hamantashen, no matter what state you’re in:

Mishloach Manot

WHY DO WE EXCHANGE GIFTS ON PURIM?

Creative mishloah manot ideas to help you fulfill the Purim mitzvah of giving gifts to others (this author’s favorites: High Tea and Cheese Lovers)

GIFTING MADE EASY FROM "DELIVER JOY"

Did you know that Purim is sometimes described as a holiday where everything gets turned upside-down? Maybe Purim is a good holiday for this pandemic, when our lives already feel upside-down!  
The holiday of Purim has 4 mitzvot – 4 activities that all Jews are supposed to do to celebrate. In this upside-down year, is your family up to the challenge of fulfilling all 4 mitzvot? 

FAMILY PURIM CHALLENGE

 
 

MIKRAH MEGILLAH

HEAR THE PURIM STORY

Join us for Create Your Own Tropical Adventure
Purim Shpiel & Megillah Reading

Sunday, February 28 at 11:00am

SEUDAT PURIM

ENJOY A FESTIVE PURIM MEAL

Join us for Noshin' on Hamantaschen on Saturday, February 20 at 9:30am

or Hamantaschen Baking & Conversation on Thursday, February 25 at 7:00pm

MISHLOACH MINOT

SENDING GIFTS OF FOOD

MATANOT L'EVYONIM

GIFTS FOR THE POOR

Resources

WHY WE WEAR PURIM COSTUMES

EASY DIY PURIM

COSTUMES

PURIM-THEMED

MADLIBS

PURIM COLORING

PAGES FOR KIDS

HOW TO WRITE YOUR OWN MEGILLAH

THE MACCABEATS

PURIM PARODY

PJ LIBRARY'S

PURIM HUB

BIM BAM'S

PURIM HUB

PURIM ON

PINTEREST