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Hiding & Seeking: Preparing for Purim

  • Ocean Song Farm & Wilderness Ctr 19100 Coleman Valley Road Occidental, CA, 95465 (map)

Day-long gathering at Ocean Song Farm & Wilderness Center 

with Rabbi Daria Jacobs-Velde, Yael Raff Peskin and

Adar Guest Leader Ariela Ronay-Jinich

Director of Urban Adamah’s Hebrew School on the Farm

For directions to Ocean Song, click here. (NOTE:  Google Maps does not provide complete directions.)

REGISTRATION/Suggested Donation

Adults $54,        Children $36,       Family (3+ people) $120

Everyone welcome  -  Please feel free to pay what you can

To register online, please click here.

(Payment can be made by mail or on site, but please register in advance via email)


9:45 - 10:00 am          Check In

10:00 - 10:30 am        Warm Up:  Hebrew Immersion Games

10:30 - 11:00 am         Introductions / Reflections on Purim

11:15 - 12:15 pm           Nature Connection Activities

(Separate options offered for adults and children.  Adults can also participate in children’s activities.)

12:30 - 1:15 pm            Lunch - Bring your own lunch            

1:30 - 2:30 pm             Nature Craft Activity

2:40 - 3:00 pm            Closing Circle

After the Closing Circle, participants are welcome to stay at Ocean Song for the rest of the afternoon.


  -  Lunch and snacks

-   Camping chair or picnic blanket

-  Water bottle, and thermos for tea (optional)

-  Good walking shoes and dress in layers - it can be quite chilly and, also, very warm!

-  Gardening gloves and tools for clearing out overgrown brush - if you have them

-  Scarves of all kinds for Purim dressing up (optional)

NOTE:   Due to environmental concerns, dogs are NOT allowed at Ocean Song.


For more information, email or call Yael at 707.829.8341

Earlier Event: February 22
Olive Tree Planting
Later Event: March 13
Shabbat Potluck Dinner