First Seder: Friday, March 30, 2018
Second Seder: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Bensalem Outreach Center
2446 Bristol Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
Start time: 8:00 p.m., both nights * Cost: $35 per Adult, $20 per Child. Register before March 19th for $5.00 off per ticket.
Join Bensalem Outreach Center for warm company, Haggadah reading, insights and songs!
Subsidies are available. No one will be turned away due to lack of funds.
Contact: BensalemOutreach.org/Passover, Moshe@BensalemOutreach.org or 862.290.5484
Region: Bucks County–Affiliation: Orthodox
Chabad Lubavitch of Bucks County — Doylestown
300 E. Swamp Road, Doylestown, PA 18901
Start time: 8:00 p.m., first night; 8:15 p.m., second night * Cost: $36 per Adult, $18 per Child
Relive the exodus, discover the eternal meaning of the Haggadah, and enjoy a community Seder complete with hand-baked shmurah matzah, wine and a wonderful dinner spiced with unique traditional customs. Experience the liberation and freedom of Passover. Discover the Seder’s relevance today. No one will be turned away for lack of funds, but reservations required by Friday, March 23rd. Contact: https://www.jewishdoylestown.com/passover.html or 215.622.9090.
Region: Bucks County–Affiliation: Chabad
Lubavitch House @ University of Pennsylvania
4032-34 Spruce Street – Philadelphia, PA
Start time: 8:00 p.m., both nights * Cost: $22 per person per Seder
Join Rabbi Levi & Nechama Haskelevich and their family for a memorable Passover Seder that will be engaging, thought-provoking and delicious. Seders are open to students, staff, faculty and families of students. If you are not in the university community, please contact us about community Seders.
Region: University City–Affiliation: Chabad
Congregation Mikveh Israel
44 North 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Start time: 7:00 p.m., both nights * Cost: $75 per Adult, $20 per Child 6-13, Children under 6 free
Rabbi Albert E. Gabbai will conduct the Haggadah. Reservation deadline is March 23rd; advance payment in the form of check or credit card required. Mikveh Israel suggests non-members call the office to inquire regarding membership, in order to take advantage of Mikveh Israel’s programs.
Contact: www.mikvehisrael.org or 215.922.5446
Region: Center/University City–Affiliation: Orthodox
Penn Hillel at Steinhart Hall
Falk Dining Commons, 215 South 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Start time: 8:00 p.m., both nights * Cost for non-Penn Students: $43 per Adult, $29 per Child
Reservations with payment are required at least 24 hours in advance; no walk-ins. Falk Dining Commons and Penn Hillel welcomes the community to dine with us during Passover. For more information or to pay over the phone: Contact: Falk Dining Commons 215.573.7596. Penn Hillel www.pennhillel.org/Passover .
Region: Center/University City–Affiliation: Independent
First Seder Only
Temple Beth Ami
9201 Old Bustleton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19115
Start time: 7:00 p.m. * Cost: $52 per Adult, $28 per Children (under age 13)
Bring friends and family to share the pleasures of the beauty and remembrances of Pesach together. The meal will be a kosher chicken dinner with all the trimmings. Advance reservations and payment are a must; no payments will be accepted at the door. Registration deadline: March 26th.
Contact: email@example.com or 215.673.2511
Region: Northeast Philadelphia–Affiliation: Traditional
Chabad Lubavitch of Chester County & Western Main Line
946 North Valley Forge Road, Devon, PA 19333
Start time: 7:00 p.m. * Cost: $40 Adult; $20 Child.
Join Chabad of Chester County for an inspirational Passover Seder and experience the deeper meaning of Passover in a warm and motivational environment, complete with a delicious traditional Seder dinner, insights, singing, four cups of wine and matzah galore! Whether you are a Seder veteran or a curious explorer, our Seder offers a stimulating and satisfying experience. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
Contact: www.jewishchestercounty.com , Rabbi@jewishchestercounty.com or 610.971.9977
Region: Chester County–Affiliation: Chabad
Chabad Lubavitch of the Montgomery County
1311 Fort Washington Ave. Fort Washington, PA 19034 * 610-660-9900
Start time: 7:30 p.m. * Cost: $45 per Adult, $20 per Child (age 2-12).
Enjoy as the story of the exodus comes alive through mystical and Kabbalistic insights explained through humor and melody. Full-course catered Seder feast with all the traditional delicacies — and lots of wine. There will be a special program for children.
Registration required online by March 13th. Contact: https://jewishmccom.clhosting.org/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/2922754
Region: Bux-Mont—Affiliation: Chabad
Jewish Graduate Student Network
Steinhardt Hall, 215 South 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Start time: 7:30 p.m. * Cost: Students: Early Bird $18, Regular $20; Young Professionals: Early Bird $25, Regular $30
Philly’s largest first night Seder for graduate students and young professionals. The evening includes a traditional (somewhat abbreviated) Seder, a catered Kosher meal and 4+ glasses of wine. If you can’t be with family on the holiday, join ours! Open to all grad students and young professionals! Advance RSVP required on Facebook, Eventbrite or 631-388-2073.
Region: Center/University City –Affiliation: Independent
Chabad Lubavitch of Bucks County — Newtown
Glazier Jewish Center, 25 North State Street, Newtown, PA 18904
Start time: 8:00 p.m. Cost: $50 per Adult, $25 per Child (age 12 and under)
Join the community in a vibrant and energized spiritual Seder experience.
Reservations must be made by March 16th.
Contact: www.jewishcenter.info or 215.497.9925
Region: Bucks County–Affiliation: Chabad
Congregation Or Shalom
835 Darby-Paoli Road, Berwyn, PA 19312
Start time: 6:15 p.m. * Cost: $45 per Adult, $20 per Child age 3-12
Reservations are required with a firm deadline of March 15th.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 610.644.9086
Region: Chester County–Affiliation: Conservative
Second Seder Only
250 North Highland Avenue, Merion Station, PA 19066
Start time: 6:00 p.m. * Cost: $55 per Adult, $18 per Child.
Join Adath Israel on the second night of Passover for an interactive, intergenerational community Seder and dinner led by Rabbi Yanoff and Cantor Lowe. Chicken/Fish/Vegetarian dinner. RSVP with payment must be received by March 20th.
Contact: www.adathisrael.org or 610.934.1919
Region: Main Line–Affiliation: Conservative
Beth Chaim Reform Congregation
389 Conestoga Road (Route 401), Malvern, PA 19355 * 610-640-2147
Start time: 6:15 p.m. * Cost: $20 per adult, $10 children 6-12, free under 6.
The seder is open to the community. Bring wine for the table and everything else is provided. RSVP with payment deadline: March 20th.
Region: Chester County –Affiliation: Reform
Beth Israel Congregation of Chester
385 Pottstown Pike, Eagle, PA 19480
Start time: 6:30 p.m. * Cost: $40 per Adult, $13 per Child (under age 13); $25 per Senior.
Payment must be received with your reservation by March 30th.
Contact: Beth Israel Office or www.bethisraelpa.org * 610.458.8550
Region: Chester County –Affiliation: Conservative
Congregation Beth Israel Congregation of Media
542 S. New Middletown Road, Media, PA 19063
Start time: 6:00 p.m. * Cost: $5 per person, and bring a Kosher for Passover dairy or vegetarian dish to share.
Community Passover Seder and potluck dinner led by Rabbi Linda. Seder Items, wine/juice, vegetarian matzah ball soup, hard boiled eggs and gefilte fish provided. If you can help with food prep and/or set up, please contact the synagogue office and everyone can help clean up at the end. RSVP by March 25th.
Contact: Beth Israel Office at 610-566-4645, or www.bethisraelmedia.org
Region: Delaware County–Affiliation: Reconstructionist
Congregation Beth Or
239 Welsh Road, Maple Glen, PA 19002
Start time: 6:00 p.m. * Cost: $36 per Adult, $18 per Child 6-12, Children under 5 free.
Please join us for our annual congregation-wide Passover Seder. The Seder will be led by Rabbi Marx, catered by Shop n’ Bag, and is open to the congregation and the community. The fee includes dinner (all Seder courses), beverages and dessert. Registration deadline March 13th. Contact: Barb Murtha at email@example.com
Region: Bux-Mont–Affiliation: Reform.
Beth Tikvah – B’nai Jeshurun
1001 Paper Mill Road, Erdenheim, PA 19038 * 215-836-5677
Start time: 5:00 p.m. * Cost: $65 per Adult, $35 per Child.
Complete Gourmet Pesach Dinner Catered by Barclay Cateres. RSVP with payment must be received by March 16th.
Region: Bux-Mont –Affiliation: Conservative
Temple Brith Achim
481 South Gulph Rd, King Of Prussia, PA 19406
Time: 6:30 p.m. Cost: $32 for Non-Member age 13 & over; $22 Non-Member age 5-12; Children under 5 free.
Please join the Temple Brith Achim community in celebration of the second night of Passover. Haggadah led by Rabbi Eric Lazar. Register online at: www.brithachim.org. Deadline: March 19th. Due to budgetary constraints we will only be able to admit those who have RSVP’d. For those with special needs or circumstances, please contact Rabbi.
Contact: Alicia Kahn firstname.lastname@example.org or 610.209.1753
Region: Montgomery County, Affiliation: Reform
Congregation Hesed Shel Emet (Mercy and Truth)
575 N. Keim Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
Start time: 6:30 p.m. * Cost: $25 per Adult, $18 per Child (ages 3-15), $5 per Child under 5 years old.
We invite friends and family from all faiths to join us for this very special holiday event! RSVP deadline: March 26th.
Contact: email@example.com, https://www.hesedshelemet.org/calendar-events or 610.326.1717.
Region: Montgomery County–Affiliation: Conservative
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA 19027
Start time: 6:00 p.m. * Cost: $50 per Adult, $20 per Child (ages 3-12), $0 per Child under 5 years old.
Led by Rabbi Lance J. Sussman & Cantor Amy E. Levy. Enjoy a traditional Passover dinner from soup to dessert. Please bring your own wine, available in the KI Gift Shop, and a bottle opener. Send reservations with full payment by March 23, 2018.
Region: Old York Road–Affiliation: Reform
Melrose B’nai Israel Emanu-El
8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA 19027
Start time: 6:00 p.m. * Cost: $68 per Adult, $30 per Child ages 6-12, Children under 6 free.
Enjoy a homestyle Passover dinner, from soup to dessert. Rabbi Charles Sherman and Cantor Gordon will lead the Seder. RSVPs with payment must be received by March 20th.
Contact: MBIEE office at 215.635.1505 or 215.887.8700.
Region: Old York Road–Affiliation: Conservative.
Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir ~ Heart of the City
The Philadelphian, 2401 Pennsylvania Ave, Social Room A, PA 19130
Start time: 6:00 pm * Cost: $56 per Adult, $20 per Child
Our annual second night Seder is always one of the highlights of our Jewish year. We will have a full Seder. There will be food and wine galore, and some fun as well. We’re a friendly group who loves to share holiday rituals with the larger community. Children are welcome and there will be afikomen prizes for them. Reservations with payment must be received by Friday, March 23rd.
Contact: www.leyvhair.org or 215.629.1995
Region: Center/University City –Affiliation: Reconstructionist
Activities Building at the Merion Friends Meeting House
615 Montgomery Avenue, Merion Station, PA 19066
Start time: 6:00 p.m. * Cost: $15 per Adult, $8 per Child (under age 13) or $36 per family.
We will use a minimalist Haggadah to guide us through our ritual, giving us the freedom to extemporize, and for everyone to chime in with their readings, poems, and spontaneous thoughts and observations. Please sign up below to bring Passover-friendly food, i.e., food prepared without flour (other than matzoh and matzoh meal), to help set up or clean up. Registration required by March 16th.
Contact: by email
Region: Main Line –Affiliation: Independent
615 North Broad Street, Philadelphia PA 19123
Start time: 6:00 pm * Cost: $45 per Adult, $15 per Child, Children under 3 free.
All are welcome to our family-friendly Seder! BYOB. Register by March 26th.
Region: Center/University City–Affiliation: Reform
101 Richboro Road, Newtown, PA 18940
Start time: 5:30 p.m. * Cost: $42 per Adult; $18 per Child ages 5-12; Children under 5 free.
Join Shir Ami for a beautiful Seder and delicious Kosher meal served family-style. Reservations and payments are due in the office by March 16th.
Contact: Jodi Friedman, 215.968.3400
Region: Bucks County–Affiliation: Reform
Society Hill Synagogue
418 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Start time: 6:00 p.m. * Cost: $48 per Adult, $20 per Child (under age 13).
Please join us on the second night of Passover for an SHS community Seder led by Rabbinic Intern Nathan. Bring your own Kosher for Passover wine. RSVPs and payment required by Monday, April 3rd.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 215.922.6590
Region: Center/University City –Affiliation: Conservative