Passover is almost here! In addition to scoping out the latest kosher for Passover goodies (sriracha or red velvet macaroons, anyone?) and solidifying your seder plans, consider checking out one or more of these family-friendly events to add some extra fun to your holiday celebrations. Remember, this year Passover begins at sundown on Friday, April 3.
Kids Model Seder and Potluck
Join Jewish Without Walls for an interactive, fun experience including stories, songs, and a hunt for the afikomen. Dairy potluck dinner to follow. RSVP required.
Private home in East Setauket, Address provided upon RSVP
Sunday, March 29, 4:30 p.m.
Dip Twice! Passover Celebration at Family Playtime
Get ready for Passover with crafts, games in the gym, schmoozing, and pre-Passover bagels. Free
Sid Jacobson JCC, 300 Forest Drive, East Hills
Sunday, March 29, 10-11:15 a.m.
Pre-Passover Matzah Baking Experience
Learn how matzah is made and then try your hand at baking your own matzah to bring home for the holiday. For kids ages 3-12. Free.
HANC, 25 Country Drive, Plainview
Sunday, March 29, 10:30 a.m.-noon
Chocolate Passover Seder
Bring the whole family for a pre-Passover pizza lunch followed by an interactive chocolate seder. Yum! RSVP requested. Free.
Central Synagogue of Nassau County, 430 DeMott Ave., Rockville Centre
Sunday, March 29, Noon-2 p.m.
Great Stories: Passover at Barnes and Noble
Story time, songs, and crafts to celebrate the holiday. Free.
Barnes & Noble, 1542 Northern Blvd, Manhasset
Tuesday, March 31, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Hosting a seder this year? Check out these video tutorials on making the perfect chicken soup and matzah balls. Attending a seder elsewhere? Earn your host’s eternal appreciation by whipping up this delicious chocolate torte.