Project Esther Megillah Reading Directory

Find a megillah reading near you!

Looking for somewhere new to hear the megillah? Whether it's a women's reading group, partnership minyan or mixed reading, JOFA's International Megillah Reading Directory has you covered! The directory lists synagogues, women’s tefillah groups, partnership minyanim, and other groups where women can read Megillat Esther for Purim 2015. The directory includes: 

  • 93 readings (16 co-ed, 77 for women only)

  • Readings in 7 countries: the United States, Canada, England, Ethiopia, Israel, Australia, and South Africa

  • Readings in 17 states plus Washington, D.C.: California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Tennessee, and Washington

We will be updating the map as information comes in, but be sure to check directly with each group for more information.

Please confirm the time and location directly with the event organizers!


If a spreadsheet is more your style, use this version of the directory. Note: there is additional information on the map entries that is not included in the spreadsheet, including childcare and contact information.