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April 12, 2019 – 6PM in the Lloyd Sexton Gallery at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, NHC welcomes Dania Novack-Katz, owner and publisher of Edible-Hawaii Islands. Dania, who is based on Maui, will talk about Jewish food and specifically Pesach food traditions.

April 19, 2019 – The North Hawaii Chavurah hosts a first night seder at Anna’s Ranch, 65-1480 Kawaihae Road, Waimea, HI 96743 . Please arrive between 5:30 and 5:55pm as the event will start promptly at 6pm. We will be done by 8pm.

All traditional items for the seder will be provided ( wine, grape juice, matzot, seder plate and matzo ball soup). Participants are asked to bring a vegetable, grain or bean dish ( no wheat), sweet or reg potatoes or dessert ( kosher for Pesach style). Please email Vivienne regarding what you will bring and if you can help with set up or clean up.

The hagadah will contain traditional as well as contemporary readings.

Suggested donation is $18 per adult, 18 and over.  Children are free.  You can mail me a check to 65-1241 Pomaikai Place #6, Kamuela Hi 96743 by April 5th or go to the listing on Eventbrite. There is an extra $3 charge for doing this. Space is limited to 30 people.

Vivienne Aronowitz
North Hawaii Chavurah Coordinator