In observance of Purim, Congregation Ahavath Achim plans a reading of the Megillah, the Book of Esther, on Wednesday evening, March 7, followed by a Purim party.

The reading is planned at 6:15 p.m. at the synagogue, 1571 Stratfield Road, followed by the party in the congregation's hall.

Additional readings of the Megillah are planned Thursday, March 8, at read at 6:15 a.m. and 9 a.m. Both are open the community, the synagogue said.

For more information, call the synagogue office at 203 372 6529 or email it at