Senator Curt Thompson Participates in Purim Holiday Celebration

WHAT:           State Sen. Curt Thompson (D-Norcross) will be participating in the King David Academy’s Purim Day Celebration on Sunday, February 28 from 11-3 p.m.  The holiday celebrates the deliverance of the Jews from the ancient Persian Empire, and is told in the biblical book of Ester. This free event is open to the public and will include circus performers, a petting zoo, face painting and Russian and Asian foods. Participants are also encouraged to wear traditional costumes.

WHO:             State Senator Curt Thompson (D-Norcross)        

WHEN:           Sunday, February 28

                        11-3 P.M.   

WHERE:        King David Academy

                        5054 Singleton Rd

                        Norcross, Ga.

For additional information on this event, please contact Sen. Thompson by phone at 770.696.4777 or via e-mail at

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Sen. Curt Thompson represents the 5th Senate District which includes portions of DeKalb and Gwinnett counties.  He may be reached by phone at 404.463.1318 or by e-mail at

For Planning Purposes Only
February 25, 2010
Jennifer Kitt, Press Office Coordinator