(Pre-)Purim for Grown-Ups - 92Y, New York

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(Pre-)Purim for Grown-Ups

Abby Eisenberg

What’s Purim? A carnival, a kids’ dress-up party, plate-loads of hamentaschen, a booze-fest … but what’s the significance of this quirky holiday?

Purim celebrates the resilience of the Jews through the story of Queen Esther and her entourage, but what additional aspects of the story can we connect to, as modern Jews in 2019? Join Abby Eisenberg for a deep dive into the sitcom-like, multi-layered story and its spiritual meanings, and explore the generosity and levity of this spring holiday.

Abby Eisenberg

Abby Eisenberg is a Jewish educator and lifecycle officiant who teaches curious learners of all ages and stages …

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