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Purim 5K Fun Run [Photos]

The Fair Lawn Jewish Center/Congregation B'nai Israel held its first annual Purim 5K Fun Run and 1-Mile Walk on Sunday.

The Fair Lawn Jewish Center/Congregation B'nai Israel kicked off its Purim celebration Sunday with its first ever Purim 5K Fun Run and 1-Mile Walk, in which runners were encouraged to come in costume.

The men's 5K winner was Alex Levine, who finished the course with a time of 20:38. Gloria Huberman won the women's 5K, clocking in at 23:24.

The event raised more than $2,000 for special needs programs at Camp Ramah.

This Sunday, FLJC/CBI will hold its annual Purim Carnival from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The entire community is invited to attend the carnival festivities and dress in costume. 

For more information, visit www.fljc.com, email info@fljc.com or call 201-796-5040.


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Katherine February 25, 2013 at 11:38 PM
If a non jewish person dressed up for a costume event wearing a Yamaka and Tallit you cab be sure there would be an outcry! Not funny!
Katherine February 25, 2013 at 11:42 PM
sorry for the typo error. meant to say can not cab.


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