At Central Synagogue

A Look at Our History: Making Matzah

Posted April 2, 2014

Concern to have adequate matzah for all to properly celebrate Passover has been of interest to our congregation since the 1850s.  Central’s Religious School students have participated in making matzah from time to time.  These children, in the 1990s, are learning about the ingredients and techniques of matzah production in the ever adaptable space of the lobby of our Community House.

These monthly historical briefs are prepared by Amy Goldberger, Chair of the Archives Committee and Anne Mininberg, Archivist. To submit a photo or historical document to our Archives, email us.