friday   |   6

“Beth Chaim Purim Synaplex Weekend.” Wine, storytelling, folk dancing and carnival. Through March 8. At Beth Chaim Congregation, 1800 Holbrook Drive, Danville.

saturday   |   7

“Slavic Soul Party.” The Hub’s Purim masquerade party. At Mighty, 119 Utah St., S.F. 9 p.m. $8-$12.

sunday   |   8

“Family Purim Party.” Tri-Valley Cultural Jews. At the Bothwell Center, 2466 Eighth St., Livermore. 10:30 a.m. (925) 485-1049.

“Purim Party for Young Children.” At Jewish Gateways, 409 Liberty St., El Cerrito. 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. RSVP (510) 559-8140.

“Purim Palooza.” Family carnival and costume party with music, food and crafts. At Osher Marin JCC, 200 N. San Pedro Rd. San Rafael. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

“Family Gallery Adventures.” Purim story and parade. At Contemporary Jewish Museum, 736 Mission St., S.F. 3 p.m.

Purim Unmasked: An Off-Street Festival.” Food, wine, music and costume contest. At JCCSF, 3200 California St., S.F. 3-5:30 p.m. Free.

Purim Celebration. At Gan HaLev, the San Geronimo Valley Community Center, 6350 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Geronimo. 5 p.m. RSVP (415) 488-4524.

“Mishloach Manot: Purim Treats for Friends.” Purim cooking class with Rebecca Ets-Hokin. Menu will include hamantaschen, ginger snaps and chocolate truffles. At JCCSF, 3200 California St., S.F. 5:30-7:30 p.m. $50-$55.

“Purim Dance Party.” With ADAMA and dance leader Bruce Bierman. At Congregation Ner Tamid, 1250 Quintara St., S.F. 8 p.m. (415) 661-3383.

monday   |   9

“Purimshpiel.” Set to the music from “Grease.” At Temple Isaiah, 3800 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette. 6:30 p.m.

tuesday   |   10

“Purim Puppet Show: The Magical Story of Purim.” At Richmond Torah Center Chabad, 423 10th Ave., S.F. 10 a.m. (415) 518-1931.

“Purim in the Lobby.” Face-painting, masking and grogger making, edible gifts. At Peninsula JCC, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. 1-3:30 p.m.

“Rock ’n’ Roll Purim.” DJ Chai Maintenance and comedian Brent Weinbach perform. Games, booths and food. At Congregation Sherith Israel, 2266 California St., S.F. 4:45 p.m. $5-$10. (415) 346-1720 ext. 27.

“Third Annual Purim Celebration Around the World.” Activities and entertainment native to various cities in Israel. At Lakeside Park Garden Center, 666 Bellevue Ave., Oakland. 6 p.m. RSVP [email protected].

saturday   |   14

“Purim Inauguration Costume Ball.” For Russian-speaking adults, 21 and older. Costume contest, DJ, bar and appetizers. At Taube Hillel House, 565 Mayfield Ave., Stanford. 7:30 p.m. $10-$15. RSVP [email protected].

sunday   |   15

“Festive Purim Carnival and Silent Auction.” At Temple Beth Hillel, 801 Park Central, Richmond. 12:30-3 p.m.