Passover 2018 / Pesach 5777


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Sunday, April 9th (Rain or Shine)

  • 9:00 AM Minyan and Special Program for all First Born (Siyyum HaBichorim)
  • 10:00 AM – 12:15 PM – Passover Family Activity Day – Non-members welcome!
    Parent As Partner’s Program with Rabbi B: Putting Joy not Oy in your Seder,
    All School Passover Group Activity, Search for Chametz, Making homemade Bedouin
    Matza, Burning of Chametz (Bi’ur Chametz)
  • Signing and Sale of Chametz (Mechirat Chametz)

Monday, April 10

  • By 9:30 AM – Last Chance to Sell your Chametz (Mechirat Chametz) to Rabbi B.
    See this flyer. Please consider making a donation to fulfill the mitzvah: “Let all who are hungry come and eat.” Once again the donations will go to Mazon. Please make check payable to Congregation Beth Shalom of the Blue Hills and in memo put Mazon
  • By no later than 10:30 AM Burning of the Chametz (Bi’ur Chametz) in your own back yard
  • 7:03 PM – Candle Lighting. Pesach begins with First Seder – Chag Sameach!

Tuesday, April 11 – Passover Day 1

  • 10:00 AM Morning Services
  • 8:07 PM Candle Lighting as part of Second Seder. Begin Counting the Omer.

Wednesday, April 12 – Passover Day 2

  • 10:00 AM Morning Services

Sunday, April 16 – Passover Day 6

  • 7:09 PM Candle Lighting

Monday, April 17 – Passover Day 7

  • 9:30 AM Morning Services
  • 7:45 PM Evening Services with Yizkor – Fuller Village Blue Hill Campus
  • 8:13 PM Candle Lighting

Tuesday, April 18 – Passover Day 8

  • 9:30AM – Morning Services with Yizkor
  • 8:15 PM – Chametz can be eaten!

pesachPesach Resources

Kosher Guide for Passover

Authorization Form for the Sale of Chametz

Kosher for Passover Wines List

Passover Wine Descriptions & Tasting Notes

Press Release for Activity Day & Open House, April 9th