Purim 5779

Grab your graggers, Purim is coming!

March 4, 5, 6 - Sisterhood Hamantashen Baking

Be a part of the fun as we bake hamantashen for the youth of the Galinsky Academy, the Center's Purim programming and to sell in the Sisterhood Judaica Shop! To sign up visit bit.ly/baking2019. Hamantashen are $6.00 per dozen and two dozen for $12.00 and are now available at the shop!


Order Shalach Manot Treats for your friends and family!

All proceeds benefit the Martin J. Gottlieb Day School Middle School Trip Fund. Two types of bags available for pick up at the Center.  Small bags for $5.00 and family bags for $10. In-town and out-of-town delivery is available for $15 in-town and $18 out-oftown.

Order deadlines are approaching so pick up an order form HERE or in the DuBow/Cohen Lobby or email Edith Horovitz at [email protected] for more infomation.  Order Deadlines are Thursday March 14 for all delivery orders and Friday, March 15 for orders that will be picked up at the Center!


Vashti’s Shuk returns to the Center

Come on down to the Sisterhood Judaica Shop on Sunday, March 17, from 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM where hundreds of items marked down for this ANNUAL SALE!


MakerCon - Purim Edition - The Whole Megillah

Join us on Sunday, March 17, at 11:00 AM at the DuBow Preschool and Martin J. Gottlieb Day School for a family event that allows families to connect over their love of Purim through unique hands-on tech experiences. This event is FREE, for all ages and open to the entire community. We encourage families to build, design, and think creatively together. Wear your costumes and engage with us as we learn through play! For more information please contact the Martin J. Gottlieb Day School office at 904-268-4200.


Community Wide Purim Carnival

This year’s carnival is brought to you by the Galinsky Academy PTA and the Jacksonville Jewish Center from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. This year's carnival promises to be bigger and better than ever! Purchase your wristband packages TODAY by visiting purimcarnivaljjc.eventbrite.com. Prices increase at the door! Click HERE for more information about the Carnival.


Shul of Rock Purim Shpiel

Grab your friends, families and costumes and join us on Wednesday, March 20, starting at 5:15 PM for a rockin’ good time. All are welcome to join us!


Shul of Rock Congregational Dinner

Grab your lunch trays and make sure to save a seat for your best friend as we go back to school for a fun and rockin’ Purim dinner following the Shpiel on Wednesday, March 20, at 6:15 PM. $10 for adults (18+), $5 for children (ages 4-17), ages 3 and under are FREE. RSVP is required no later than Monday, March 18, 2019. To RSVP call the Center Office at 904-292-1000 or return the reservation form found HERE or in the Center DuBow/Cohen Lobbyand payment to the Center Office.


Megillah Readings

Both services will take place in the Joe & Sophie Witten Chapel.

Wednesday, March 20

7:00 PM - Minha, Ma'ariv & Megillah

Thursday, March 21

7:10 AM - Morning Minyan & Megillah