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Around the World: Purim Gragers Take & Make Grades K-2

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Program Type:

Making & Crafting

Age Group:

Kids, Grades K-5
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Allowed Grades: Kindergarten to 2nd Grade

Program Description

Event Details


Let's explore cultures, traditions and holidays through crafting. Purim, a Jewish holiday marked by joyous activities, is celebrated on March 6th and 7th this year. This take & make will include materials needed to make a Purim grager (noisemaker). The take & make will be available for pick up on Monday March 6th at 9am in the children's room. They will be available for pick up until Friday March 10th at 5:00pm. If you need additional time to pick up please feel free to email me at [email protected]

This take & make is intended for children in grades K-2. 



Important Information

Accessibility and Accommodations

We strive to facilitate access to information and Library services for all patrons. If you have questions about accessibility or a request for accommodation, please phone 203-594-5002, email the librarian in charge of this program (see contact info above), or email [email protected] with as much lead time as possible.