On the day before Passover, the first-born of our people fast to commemorate their being spared the fate of the first-born Egyptians. But one may eat if he is participating in a Seudat Mitzvah, the festive repast which accompanies the performance of certain mitzvot.
From Jvillage Network: Purim Holiday Kit
Morning minyan with full Megillah reading.
Purim Carnival in the Atrium and Gym, 11:30-1:30 p.m. Come in costume. Join the Purim celebration. All ages are welcome; bring the whole family! There will be game booths, prizes, a fortune teller, arts and crafts, lunc
Joint Rodfei Zedek/KAMII Purim celebration at Rodfei Zedek
Aviv, a Passover pop-up restaurant, is returning. With the finesse and flair of an upscale restaurant, Aviv will be serving fresh, seasonal, brightly flavored dishes that just so happen to be unleavened, grain free:* a six-course pescatarian menu, including drinks sold for $54. See details and make your reservation by purchasing a pre-paid ticket
Members of Rodfei Zedek annually help in the delivery of Ma'ot Chitim (food packages) for the High Holidays and Passover. Ma'ot Chitim of Greater Chicago provides food to enable thousands of needy Jewish people to experience the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Passover in a traditional and dignified manner. The
Join the Jewish United Fund for a Yom Ha'Atzmaut/Israel Independence Day celebration featuring David Broza & Friends with special appearances by the Chicago Children's Choir and Titi Aynaw, Former Miss Israel, Ethiopian community leader, and Israel advocate. Each ticket includes an $18 gift to help at‑risk Israeli children in JUF's partner region in Israel by providi