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Rosh Hashanah foods are both delicious and symbolic

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Shavuot Recipes from The Shiksa in the Kitchen

Shavuot starts Saturday!  Give in to your desire for dairy with these wonderful recipes for Cheese Blintzes, Puff Pastry Salmon with Creamy Pesto, Challah Bruschetta with Lemon Ricotta and Honey, Vegetable Moussaka, Kourabiedes – Greek Butter Cookies.

Check them all out at theshiksa.com

 

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The Shiksa in the Kitchen blog

Take a look at the beautiful foods you can create this Passover with the help of The Shiksa in the Kitchen – IACP People’s Choice Award – Best Culinary Blog Award.  Check her out at theshiksa.com – and find recipes for a beautiful Vegetable Matzo Pie and some crafty ideas for the kids too…

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Celebrating Purim in the East Valley

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The community comes alive with the spirit of Purim, often called the Jewish carnival, beginning this weekend and all through next week, which the actual holiday being March 8. Specifically, the East Valley JCC invites the community, especially those with young children, to our Shabbat morning playgroup on Friday, March 9 at 9:30 a.m. Following playgroup, we will join with the Early  Childhood Learning  Center, ages 2-5 for an interactive Purim Shpiel (play) performed by the ECLC staff.

Other events in the East Valley include:

Sunday, March 4

Purim carnival: 10 a.m., Temple Beth Sholom of the East Valley, 3400 N. Dobson Road, Chandler. 480-897-3636. Costumes, Bounce House & Water Slide, Obstacle Course, Dunk Tank, Games, Sno-Cones, Popcorn & Other Snacks. Food will be sold on a cash basis.
Purim celebration: 10 a.m., Megillah reading and Purim spiel; noon-2 p.m., carnival; 2 p.m. Purim spiel. Temple Emanuel of Tempe. 5801 S. Rural Road. 480-838-1414
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Wednesday, March 7

Cirque du Purim: 6:30 p.m., Noah’s Chandler, 2100 E. Yeager Drive. Co-sponsored by Chabad of the East  Valley and the East Valley JCC. Entertainment, crafts, games, buffet dinner, and masquerade. Cost: $20 adult, $15 children in advance; $25 adult, $18 children after March 4. 480-855-4333

Crafts and story time: 5 p.m., PJ Library; Erev Purim barbecue: 6 p.m., and Megillah reading and shpiel at Temple Beth Sholom of the East Valley, 3400 N. Dobson Road, Chandler. Marc, 480-897-3636 x204

Food will be sold on a cash basis.

And check out The Shiksa in the Kitchen blog @ theshiksa.com for step by step directions on how to make Hamantaschen & Bourekas for your Purim celebration.

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