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CHANUKAH
At Chabad Center for Jewish Life
Holiday Date
December 18 - 26, 2022
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Olive Press for Kids
Menorah Workshop
Menorah Lighting
Fashion Island Lighting
Menorah Lighting
Comedy Night
Olive Press for Kids
Concert/Gelt Drop
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Toy Drive
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Chanukah for Seniors
The Miracle of Chanukah
Chanukah is the Jewish eight-day, wintertime “festival of lights, ” celebrated with a nightly menorah lighting, special prayers and fried foods. The Hebrew word Chanukah means “dedication, ” and is thus named because it celebrates the rededication of the Holy Temple. Chanukah begins on the eve of Kislev 25 and continues for eight days.