We’re so happy you could join us. Temple Israel is – and has been for 98 years – one place in Tulsa where Reform Jews can gather to explore and enrich their Jewish identity.
Ours is a multi-generational congregation – active participants in Temple traditions and innovations. Our 425 families savor the warmth and beauty of Jewish rituals, and are energized by dynamic new concepts in:
Sisterhood Shabbat * Friday, March 14 at 7:30pm
Celebrate Sisterhood Shabbat and be present when Cantor Kari Siegel Eglash is awarded as Temple Israel’s next Queen Esther! Shiri Achiasaf-West, our community Sh’lichah, will be the guest speaker for the evening. Members of Sisterhood will participate in the service and present a beautiful Oneg afterwards.
9:30am Purim Themed Religious School Fun * Adult Rated Learning for Parents with Rabbis Citrin
11:00am Everyone is welcome in the Sanctuary to celebrate Purim together!
Come in costume! Food and fun for all ages! We will have inflatable for all ages (adults included!), face painting, carnival games, arts, crafts and so much more! An all inclusive wristband is available at the door, covers food and activities. Children 5 and under are FREE, children under Bar/Bat Mitzvah are $5, over Bar/Bat Mitzvah age are $10, family max $36.
Our tradition teaches, “Mi shenichnas Adar marbim b’simcha - When the month of Adar arrives, we should increase our joy.” (Talmud Taanit 29)
For more information about the customs, traditions, and food for the joyous holiday of Purim go to: www.reformjudaism.org/
We’re looking for volunteers of all ages to help with the Purim carnival. Kindly email Jenn if you are available to help, and she can let you know what is needed.