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People gathered with Chabad of the East Valley’s Hebrew school students to celebrate Purim on a clear night. 

Hamantaschen hubbub

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Students at Midwestern University in Glendale paused their studies for a photo and some hamantaschen.

Lining up for some goodies

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Dressed in Purim costume finery, congregants came by Temple Solel for music and a bag filled with hamantaschen, a grogger and a special note from the clergy.

Smiling under masks

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Chabad of the East Valley’s Hebrew school celebrated Purim in person and outdoors.

Choose your own Megillah shpiel

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Temple Solel clergy and volunteers were the cast for an interactive Purim shpiel based on a Megillah reading, where congregants decided the story’s events.