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Purim 5784 - Schedule & Events

FULL SCHEDULE - FOR 2023/5783


Monday, March 6 - Taanit Esther & Purim Night


5:29am - Fast Begins
6:45am - Shacharit


5:50pm - Mincha & Machatzit Hashekel

6:20pm - Masquerade
6:50pm - Maariv & Megillah
6:58pm (or after Megillah reading) - Fast Ends
7:30pm - Panini Party RSVP HERE
8:00pm - Extra Megillah Reading (Gil
ston Chapel)


Tuesday, March 7 - Purim Day


6:30am - Shacharit & Megillah


12:00pm to 2:00pm - Rabbi's Festive Purim Bash (Drop-in)
2:00pm - Extra Megillah Reading (Gilston Chapel)

2:30pm - Mincha

5:00pm - Community Purim Seuda at BSBI RSVP HERE

7:00pm - Maariv at BSBI

Schedule

THE FOUR MITZVOT OF PURIM

Matanot La'evyonim
Dollars

Matanot La'evyonim - Gifts to the Poor

Every Jew over the age of bar/bat mitzvah is obligated to give gifts to two needy individuals on Purim.

DONATE ONLINE to the Rabbi's Discretionary Fund.

You can also give your check or cash to Rabbi Mimran, the Office, or Zelle 843-609-2050, no later than 11:00am on Purim Day - Tuesday, March 7. Money will be distributed both locally and in Israel on Purim Day.

Mishloach Manot - Gifts of Food

On Purim, we emphasize the importance of Jewish unity by sending gifts of food to friends. Every Jew is obligated to give at least one Mishloach Manot gift containing at least two different types of ready-to-eat food items. These should be delivered on Purim day.

Bar Mitzvah Boy

The Megillah Readings

The Book of Esther is read twice on Purim, once at night and once during the day. Bring your youth-spirit and bang Haman's name into oblivion! 

See our schedule for reading times.

Vintage Table Set

Seudah - Festive Meal

One is obligated to partake in a festive meal on Purim day. This means a meal that includes washing one's hands for bread. One should increase in joy by eating with friends and family, eating meat, and drinking wine responsibly!

Megillah Reading
Mishloach Manot
Seudat Purim

OUR PURIM EVENTS

Our Events
  • PICNIC & PLAYDATE
    PICNIC & PLAYDATE
    Sat, Feb 24
    Dor Tikvah & AHA
    Feb 24, 2024, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    Dor Tikvah & AHA
    Feb 24, 2024, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    Dor Tikvah & AHA
    Dor Tikvah and PJ Library invite you to join us for an outdoor, family Shabbat lunch! All ages welcome.
  • BRANCH OUT: FRANKIE'S FUN PARK
    BRANCH OUT: FRANKIE'S FUN PARK
    Sun, Feb 25
    Frankie's Fun Park
    Feb 25, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Frankie's Fun Park, 5000 Ashley Phosphate Rd, North Charleston, SC 29418
    Feb 25, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Frankie's Fun Park, 5000 Ashley Phosphate Rd, North Charleston, SC 29418
    Get ready to rev your engines, because our middle school crew is gearing up for an epic adventure at Frankie's Fun Park! RSVP at dortikvah.org/branchout
  • NOT YOUR BUBBIE'S SHAKSHUKA 2024
    NOT YOUR BUBBIE'S SHAKSHUKA 2024
    Sun, Mar 03
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Mar 03, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    The Gilston Social Hall, 1645 Raoul Wallenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407, USA
    Mar 03, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    The Gilston Social Hall, 1645 Raoul Wallenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407, USA
    This year, our annual fundraiser will be an outstanding celebration of all Jewish cuisine has to offer! Taste and judge the finest Ashkenazi and Sephardi dishes prepared by our talented chefs. This upscale cooking competition is a unique experience you don't want to miss!
  • TISCH WITH THE RABBI
    TISCH WITH THE RABBI
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Mar 08
    Rabbi's Home - Contact Office for Address
    Mar 08, 2024, 9:00 PM – 9:45 PM
    Rabbi's Home - Contact Office for Address
    Mar 08, 2024, 9:00 PM – 9:45 PM
    Rabbi's Home - Contact Office for Address
    Join the Rabbi & Rebbetzin for a Friday Night Tisch with scotch, tequila, cake, cookies, snacks, song, schmooze, and Torah!
  • TOT SHABBAT & YOUTH PROGRAMMING
    TOT SHABBAT & YOUTH PROGRAMMING
    Multiple Dates
    TOT SHABBAT & YOUTH PROGRAMMING
    Sat, Mar 09
    The Youth Wing
    Mar 09, 2024, 10:15 AM – 11:30 AM
    The Youth Wing
    Mar 09, 2024, 10:15 AM – 11:30 AM
    The Youth Wing
    Join us every Shabbat Mevarchim for fun games with special prizes, prayer, songs, and Kiddush! Babysitting begins at 9:00am TOT Shabbat Programming: 10:00am - 11:30am *Songs, Story, and Snacks Followed by Games and Learning Ages 3-6 and 7-12
  • FELIX GOLDBERG'S BAR MITZVAH
    FELIX GOLDBERG'S BAR MITZVAH
    Sat, Mar 09
    Dor Tikvah
    Mar 09, 2024, 9:00 AM
    Dor Tikvah
    Mar 09, 2024, 9:00 AM
    Dor Tikvah
    Join us in celebrating Felix's Bar Mitzvah at Dor Tikvah!
  • THE LADIES' LOUNGE
    THE LADIES' LOUNGE
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Mar 13
    Location is TBD
    Mar 13, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Mar 13, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Rosh Chodesh is an important celebration in the Jewish calendar that marks the beginning of each month. Our sages teach that women were granted special observance of these days. Join us every month as we come together to explore new experiences and learn more about ourselves and each other!
  • FRIDAY NIGHT DINNER WITH COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
    FRIDAY NIGHT DINNER WITH COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
    Fri, Mar 15
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Mar 15, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:20 PM
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Mar 15, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:20 PM
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Join us for a special Shabbat meal with the JLIC students of Columbia University!
  • SHABBAT ACADEMY WITH COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
    SHABBAT ACADEMY WITH COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
    SHABBAT ACADEMY WITH COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
    Sat, Mar 16
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Mar 16, 2024, 11:30 AM
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Mar 16, 2024, 11:30 AM
    The Gilston Social Hall
    A delicious Kiddush Luncheon followed by a presentation and Q&A session with the Jewish students on the front lines of our struggle against anti-Semitism.
  • CHEVRA KADISHA DINNER
    CHEVRA KADISHA DINNER
    Sun, Mar 17
    BSBI
    Mar 17, 2024, 5:30 PM
    BSBI, 182 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    Mar 17, 2024, 5:30 PM
    BSBI, 182 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    Join the dedicated members of Charleston's Chevra Kadisha as they gather for the annual dinner on the 7th of Adar at BSBI. RSVP below.
  • KIDDUSH LUNCHEON IN HONOR OF GERRY KATZ
    KIDDUSH LUNCHEON IN HONOR OF GERRY KATZ
    Sat, Mar 23
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Mar 23, 2024, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    The Gilston Social Hall
    Sponsored by our Dor Tikvah congregation for the years of dedication and commitment to our shul, striving to make us stronger. To contribute click below!
  • PURIM WITH DOR TIKVAH AND BSBI
    PURIM WITH DOR TIKVAH AND BSBI
    Sat, Mar 23
    Dor Tikvah & BSBI
    Mar 23, 2024, 8:12 PM – Mar 24, 2024, 8:30 PM
    Dor Tikvah & BSBI
    Mar 23, 2024, 8:12 PM – Mar 24, 2024, 8:30 PM
    Dor Tikvah & BSBI
    Click below for more information about our Purim Schedule and events for 2024/5784
  • THE MACCABEATS COMMUNITY CONCERT
    THE MACCABEATS COMMUNITY CONCERT
    Sun, Apr 07
    Scottish Rite Center
    Apr 07, 2024, 11:30 AM
    Scottish Rite Center, 1051 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407, USA
    Apr 07, 2024, 11:30 AM
    Scottish Rite Center, 1051 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407, USA
    Dor Tikvah is proud to be a sponsor of a live community concert with the Maccabeats in support of Addlestone Hebrew Academy. REGISTER FREE BELOW!

Wishing you a Purim Same'ach!

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