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Sinai Temple Gift Shop Passover Showcase

Think you're ready for Passover? Think again...
There's always SOMETHING you need, and the Sinai Temple Gift Shop's Passover Showcase has it!
From seder plates to matzah covers, afikomen prizes to hostess gifts, the Sinai Temple Gift Shop has everything you need to celebrate and observe Passover.
Sale times are as follows:
In the Davis Chapel:
Sunday, March 3, 9 am-2 pm
Wednesday, March 6, 4-6 pm 
Thursday, March 7, 10 am-1 pm 
Sunday, March 10, 9 am-2 pm
In the Gift Shop: 
Wednesday, March 13, 4-6 pm
Thursday, March 14, 10 am-1 pm
Can't make it during the scheduled sale hours?
Call Natalie Frankenberg (390-4168), Jessica Kopolow
(344-6683), or Pam Olson (384-4335) for an appointment.
Open by appointment during Spring Break (March 17-24)
First seder is March 25!

Sinai Temple Gift Shop
3104 W. Windsor Rd., Champaign

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Kids activities related to Passover

Top 10 Passover Videos

Here are 10 popular Passover videos of years past: many animated, many musical, not all kid-appropriate. [UPDATE: Plus two more, from Birthright and United Jewish Communities.]

Sunset March 25-April 2, 2013

Passover Celebrations

For a complete listing of services and celebrations in C-U over Passover click here

Passover Recipes

Everyone has a favorite family passover recipe. Share yours or find a new one here.

Celebrate With Us

Learn the traditions, lead a Seder, find recipes, print your own Hagadah. It's all here

Kosher Wine 


Kosher for Passover wines can be found in several liquor stores in CU, including Binny's, The Corkscrew, and Friar Tuck's.

Kosher Food


There are over 75 feet of Kosher of Passover foods in the Schnucks in Champaign.

There is a Kosher for Passover section in County Market on Campus. 

Additionally, there is Kosher for Passover in Schnucks Urbana, Meijer Champaign and Urbana and others.

The Haggadah


Ever wanted to make your own Haggadah? You can download the entire English text from here and make your own custom Hagaddah. It's all here, the complete text, step by step instructions on conducting your own Seder and songs. More


Alice McGinty's Book Reviews

As a long time Religious School teacher for preschoolers, an author, and an appreciator of good books for kids, I was happy to be asked to review Jewish holiday books. Here are two Passover books that I’ve recently read to my class
and enjoyed. Read more

Ultimate Passover Meal Planner

Everything you need to host a seder, including traditional and modern recipes, the best kosher wines, and tips for setting the holiday table. Read more

Dori Walker's Jewish Food Blog

Matzah pizza, Passover teiglach, matzah pancakes and more

Take a tour of Streit's and see how matzah is made

Visit the JFNA Passover page.  It is filled with sample Haggadahs, recipes and suggestions on how to have a meaningful Passover.

Together we can make a difference

JFNA 2012

We all have something big to contribute this Passover.  Working together, we can care for people in need and we can nurture and sustain the Jewish community. What will you do to make the world a better place this Passover?

Send A Passover E-card

Choose from our selection of Passover cards to send your friends and family

Contact Us For More Information

Champaign-Urbana Jewish Federation

503 East John Street
Champaign, IL  61820
(217)  367-9872

We are located on the 2nd floor of the Cohen Center for Jewish Life/Hillel on the U of I campus

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