Post Tagged with: "Hanukkah"

Hanukkah Art for Children: ‘Hand Menorahs’

Hanukkah Art for Children: ‘Hand Menorahs’

At the JCCSF, caregivers and children both learn from one another.

A Hanukkah Treat for the World

A Hanukkah Treat for the World

Accordionist Rob Reich and bassist Daniel Fabricant visited us today and played some music. Here is a snippet from their Hanukkah medley.  A little light in dark times.

Deep into Hanukkah week: Fry-day

Deep into Hanukkah week: Fry-day

The ancient miracle of the lamp oil that lasted for eight days in the Temple of Jerusalem has resulted in a contemporary Jewish culinary practice of indulging in foods that use a lot of oil during the week of Hanukkah.  The JCCSF will join in with an event called Deep Fryday, that will take place Friday, December 14, in the […]

Hanukkah and the Wannabe Christmas Syndrome

Hanukkah and the Wannabe Christmas Syndrome

Do ugly Hanukkah sweater competitions mean Hanukkah is just a Wannabe Christmas? how can a Jewish holiday be defined in its own terms in America?