Baltimore, MD-March 1-With Purim behind us, Pesach is just around the corner. Not to worry! This year, STAR-K Kosher Certification will help you prepare for Pesach with the STAR-K Baltimore Community Pre-Pesach Prep Program.

  • On Sunday, March 10, at 8:15 p.m., STAR-K Kashrus Administrators Rabbi Zvi Goldberg and Rabbi Zvi Holland will present: “Shopping for Pesach: What’s new, what’s old and what is it really that’s being sold?” The program, which will be introduced by Rabbi Moshe Hauer, will take place at Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion Congregation, 6600 Park Heights Avenue.   A Pesach Q & A session will follow.
  • On Tuesday, March 12, at 8:00 p.m., STAR-K Kashrus Administrators Rabbi Avrohom Mushell, Rabbi Zvi Holland and Rabbi Sholom Tendler will present: “Checking for Insects, Kleening and Kashering for Pesach”, The program, which features  live, hands-on, interactive demonstrations, will take place at Kol Torah, 2929 Fallstaff Road.  Introductory remarks by Rabbi Yosef Berger, followed by a Pesach Q & A session.
  • On Sunday, March 17, at 9:15 a.m., “A Guide to the Passover Guide for Medicines” will be presented by STAR-K Kashrus Administrator Rabbi Dovid Heber, at Merkaz Torah Utefila, 6500 Baythorne Road. Rabbi Yissochor Eichenstein will deliver introductory remarks.

NEW FOR PESACH, 5773/2013:

Got Kashrus Kuestions? Ask STAR-K- Live! Look for the STAR-K Kosher Kuestion kiosk in 7 Mile Market on Sunday, March 10! Or, call STAR-K: 410-484-4110, Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., or Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. You can also email your kuestions to STAR-K 24/6,