Purim celebrates the courage to speak up, like Esther did when she foiled the plot of Haman. On Sunday, March 4 from 4-5:30pm, Enjoy a telling of the Purim story by Eric Bornstein of Behind the Mask Theatre followed by mask making and a special hamantaschen (cookie) treat. Held at the Arlington Heights Nursery School (10 Acton Street) in Arlington. Geared for families with children ages 2+ years. Cost is $15 per family. Open to the entire community. Register at bostonjcc.org/metronorth. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-841-8009. Programs north of Boston are presented in collaboration with Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Boston with support from Combined Jewish Philanthropies. All JCC arts and humanities offerings are programs of the Ryna Greenbaum JCC Center for the Arts.