First Night of Chanukah: Sunday, December 2 / 25 Kislev
All are welcome to any part of the evening.
5:15 pm Congregational Shabbat Chanukah Dinner!
Sponsored and subsidized by Women of Mount Zion Temple (WMZT). Catered by Spirit of Asia: Salads, latkes, hummus and veggies, cheese platters, and macaroni and cheese. Gluten-free and Dairy-free options available.
Cost by November 30: $8 adults; $5 kids (12 and under).
Cost after November 30: $12 adults; $5 kids
We will sing. We will light. We will play dreidel.
Bring your own Chanukiah / Menorah to light if you wish!
6:30 pm – Shabbat Chanukah Services / Chanukiah Challenge Awards!
After our Chanukah and Shabbat candle lighting in Margolis Hall, we will continue with a festive service in the Sanctuary that will be done by 7:30 pm.
Chanukiah Challenge: We challenge children and all interested adults to come up with the cleverest, wildest, wackiest, lightest-up-thenightest, Chanukah menorah for our Chanukiah Challenge. Use any material you want. Make it large or small. It doesn’t have to work, but it must look like a chanukiah. Adults may help! All entries must be brought to the Temple office by Wednesday, December 5.
Make sure your own name is attached to your entry and … please name your chanukiah! (Examples: CeeDees Chanukah Lights! (made of CDs); Sew many candles, sew little time…(made of thread spindles); Happy ChanIKEA! (made of many parts!).
Every entry receives a prize and a certificate! Show us what you can do and enter the Chanukiah Challenge 5779.