The Great Latke - Hamantash Debate

Our esteemed panelists—Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto, Lynn Cullen (radio host), Wasi Mohamed (Islamic Center of Pittsburgh), Nancy Johnson (Shady Avenue Magazine), and Rabbi Keren Gorban — will debate the merits of the latke or hamantash to determine which is the best. Hilarity and fun are guaranteed. COME EARLY TO SAMPLE THE CONTENDERS.

Watch last year's debate! 


Sample the contenders from tonight's debate! Who will be the winner? Latke or Hamantaschen....

Grease: A Purim Shpiel

Grab your leather jacket or poodle skirt (or favorite costume) and cruise on over to Temple Sinai to join the Pink Ladies and “T” Birds for a cool retelling of the story of Esther.

If you would like to be involved in this year’s shpiel, contact Cantor Laura Berman (412) 421-9715 ext. 112 or [email protected]

Megillah and Songs of Purim


Contact Debbie Haber (412) 421-9715 ext 116 for additional details.

Purim Dinner

Join us for pizza and salad before the Purim festivities begin. 

Adult Purim Carnival

Purim Carnivals are not just for kids!

GAMES * PRIZES * COSTUMES * FOOD & ADULT DRINKS! (Must be 21 or over - ID required.)

Get a preview of the games in store for the kids, with some special "adult" twists! Prizes for the best costume or mask. 

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