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Community-Wide Hanukkah Celebration!
December 10, 2020 - December 18, 2020
Join us for all or part of our Community-wide Hanukkah Celebration!
There’s something for everyone!
December 10 – December 17
Light the Hanukkah Lights in Your Neighborhood
Volunteer to hold a brief candle lighting of your Hanukkiyah outside your home.
Be the Shamash
Learn more about our Community Connections Initiative
5:00 – 6:00 pm – Tova’s dinner and treats pick up
5:30 – 6:15 pm (Virtual) – Light the Night Concert & Sing Along with Preschool
6:00 – 6:30 pm (Virtual) – Enjoy Hanukkah dinner and treats with Temple Emanuel friends via break out rooms. (via Zoom)
6:30 – 6:40 pm (Virtual) – Candle lighting with Temple Emanuel clergy, welcome remarks by Wes – leading into… (via Zoom)
6:45 – 7:30 pm (Virtual) – A Hanukkah musical celebration with Cantor Elias Rosemberg and sons, Eugenia Gerstein, Kol Emanuel, Children’s choir, Klezmer Band and Zamira. (To view, stay on Zoom or watch the musical portion of the program here)
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7:30 pm Evening minyan
Hanukkah Book/Story Night – 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Hear Hazzan Sheni Dan Nesson and Ilene Beckman read 2 classic Hanukkah stories
Hanukkah in Space – 6 – 7 pm
Join us virtually for the documentary film: ‘Space Torah’ followed by Q&A with Executive producer, Rachel Raz
Sisterhood Virtual Hanukkah Lighting Party – 7 – 8 pm
Rabbi Michelle Robinson and Rav Hazzan Aliza Berger will join us to light the menorah and sing Hanukkah songs together.
It’s Time to Bake Donuts! 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Join us as we bake NEW-fashioned cake doughnuts
TEen Hanukkah Candle Lighting and Mystery Maccabee Gift Swap – 6:30 – 7:30 pm
It’s the last night of the Festival of Lights! Join us for a ceremonious lighting of the full 8 candles.
Illuminate the Night with Yisod! – 7 – 8 pm
We will gather together on the Temple Emanuel lawn and light the menorah on this last night of Hanukkah.