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Community-wide Purim Day Seudah


Jewish community members of all ages will join together on Thursday, Mar. 1 for a Purim “Seudah” (a festive meal on Purim day) beginning at 10:00 a.m. at Village Shalom. 

Enjoy a delicious catered festival lunch, a Purim-sing-along, an engaging and interactive reading of the megillah, assemble Shalach Manot gift bags and an optional traditional Megillah after lunch. The program will be led by members of the Rabbinical Association including Rabbi Scott White, Rabbi Linda Steigman, and Rabbi Jonathan Rudnick along with Hazzan Tahl Ben-Yehuda.  Participants are welcome to wear a costume!

There is no charge to attend the program but attendees are encouraged to bring a non-perishable kosher for Passover food item for the JFS Food Pantry. The Purim Seudah is sponsored by the Rabbinical Association in collaboration with Village Shalom and generously supported by the Flo Harris Foundation of the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Kansas City. 

Advance reservations are required by Feb. 26. Space is limited and reservations will be accepted on a first come basis. If planning to attend, please register online at or please send email or call 913-327-4622 no later than February 26. Indicate the number of people attending, including number and ages of children and the name of each person.  For additional information, visit