Passover Seder takes place in April

KINGMAN - Congregation Or Midbar, Kingman's Jewish congregation, will hold its annual Passover Seder at the Kathryn Heidenreich Senior Center, 1776 Airway Ave., on Saturday, April 3. Doors open at 3:30, and the Seder will begin at 4 p.m.

Passover is a special holiday to celebrate freedom and commemorate the exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt. The Hagada, a book that tells the story of Jewish people leaving Egypt to escape the pharaoh who enslaved them, is read. During this holiday, certain foods are strictly forbidden, while others appear only at Passover.

Matzo balls and gefilte fish, as well as other traditional foods, will be served.

Everyone is welcome! The cost for non-members is $20 for adults and $50 for families; and the cost for congregation members is $10 for adults and $25 for families. Call (928) 565-3441 to make reservations.