Project Esther Megillah Reading Directory

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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 2014.

If you do not see your group listed on the directory, please add them to our list


54 women's megillah readings

22 mixed gender readings

6 countries: United States, Netherlands, Israel, Canada, Australia and 12 in the UK!

18 states plus DC: Pennsylvania, Texas, New York, New Jersey, Colorado, Michigan, Washington State, Connecticut, Maryland, Florida, Illinois, California, Kansas, Georgia, Massachusetts, Missouri, Memphis, and Ohio.

8 "newbie" readings happening for the first time

15 veteran readings have taken place for 15+ years


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

Note: If your reading was included in the JOFA directory in 2013, please fill out the above form to update time, location and contact information for 2014.