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Chanukah 2017 Booklet Page 1

Community Wide Chanukah Celebration 

Tuesday, December 12, in your home!
Light the First Chanukah Candle

Friday, December 15, 2017
All Invited! Join with every segment of our Community!
We are all Temple Israel!

Chanukah Song Fest, 5:30 pm
Join us as our Kehillah (Early Childhood) students lead us in favorite Chanukah songs.

Community Shabbat Chanukah Service, 6:00 pm
Bring in Shabbat with a joyous Chanukah Service, featuring Kol Simcha (youth choir) and Kol Sasson (adult choir) and more musicans! Light the Communal Chanukah Menorah. Sing Chanukah songs.

Dinner & Celebration, 7:00 pm
Catered dinner and open bar, featuring latkes prepared by our Brotherhood. 
Click to join us for dinner! On-line RSVPs close at midnight on Thursday, December 14th. Chavaya students 6-12 are free.

Activities for Kids of All Ages!
Dance party, Maccabee dodgeball, Chanukah craft projects
Bring and light your own Chanukiyah!

Celebrate Chanukah Your Way


Latkes & Vodkas (Brotherhood Sponsored) TWO NIGHTS, 6 pm
Tuesday, December 12 & Thursday, December 14
Make latkes, drink vodkas! All Welcome, Adults 21+
Preparing latkes for the Community Shabbat Chanukah Dinner & Celebration. 
Contact Mitchell Tarnopal or Todd Pekats to participate for both or either evening!

Chanukah Hike & Havdalah
Karen Bloom, Coordinator, with Rabbi Nichols
Harriman State Park - Saturday, December 16, 2 pm
to join us for the hike

“Get In Gear:  Chanukah Hike” Participant Preparation Meeting
Thursday, December 14, 7 pm
Join us for the Chanukah Hike Meeting before the hike. We will go over what you need to bring, details of the hike and answer any questions. The children will create their own havdalah candles (we will bring all materials). Ready, set, go.... and see you there! Questions? Contact Karen Bloom

Food for Thought “The Festival of Lights…and Music”
Wednesday, December 13, 11:30 am
The music of Chanukah with Cantor Schloss
Learn about and listen to the music of Chanukah like you've never heard before. See and hear how meaningful it can be. 
Click to join us

Giving Tree (Social Action Committee sponsored)
Gifts due Friday, December 15
Get leaves from the Temple lobby for requested gifts from children who need a special holiday! Questions? 
Contact Amy Ecker

Coming Up

Chanukah: 1 Candle
Chanukah: 2 Candles
12.13.2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Band Rehearsal (Cantor Coordinator)
Chanukah: 3 Candles