FESTIVAL: Purim Carnival offers family fun

Congregation Beth Israel hosts its annual all-ages Purim Carnival with games, face-painting and food from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at Bloedel Donovan Park’s Community Building, 2214 Electric Ave.

Wear your silliest costume, shake your grogger (Purin noise maker), and join in the fun. The band What The Chelm! will provide live music for dancing.

Admission is free; there’s a small fee for tickets for food and games. Details: 360-733-8890, bethisraelbellingham.org.