WHO: Hillel Academy
WHAT: Passover Celebration for students
WHEN: Wednesday, April 17, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: Beth Am, 2030 W. Fletcher Ave. Tampa 33612
DETAILS: Students at Hillel Academy begin the celebration of Passover with many fun and traditional activities, including an experiential Seder where they travel from station to station learning about different parts of the Passover story.
Students will sing traditional songs and participate in Passover Seder rituals.
All the Seder customs will be included, such as telling the story of the Jews’ exodus from Egypt, discussion of the story, drinking four cups of wine (grape juice, in this case), eating matzah and partaking of symbolic foods placed on the Passover Seder Plate in celebration of freedom. The Seder is performed similarly by Jews around the globe.
Hillel Academy is a private Jewish Community Day School, embracing the diversity, rich culture and traditions of Judaism. At Hillel, students receive a superior education enhanced by the opportunity to learn about their place in the community. Accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools and the Florida Kindergarten Council, Hillel is a member of the Jewish Community Day School Network and the National Association of Independent Schools.