Celebrate the Festival of Lights with us!
SECOND SATURDAYS CELEBRATES CHANUKAH
Ages: 3-8 years and their families
Celebrate the Festival of Lights with us and Mainstages as we explore the meaning of the holiday with Shabbat story time, games, craft stations, and a performance! Advance registration is required.
- 10:30am: Interactive Chanukah games
- 10:45am: Shabbat family songs, crafts, and PJ Library story time
- 11:30am: “Maya’s Metaverse for Chanukah,” an interactive performance
- 12:15pm: Closing activity
Saturday, December 10
$36 members per family / $50 nonmembers per family
LIGHT UP THE NIGHT: COMMUNITY CHANUKAH CELEBRATION
Celebrate the first night of Chanukah at our second annual event with activities, sufganiyot, latkes, hot cocoa, gelt, and candle lighting!
- 3-4pm: Festival led by Shevet Gefen Israeli Scouts
- 4-5pm: Musical performances and community candle lighting
Help support SJJCC’s Community Needs Bank by bringing a canned item.
At Sid Jacobson JCC
Sunday, December 18
In partnership with
- Old Westbury Hebrew Congregation
- Reconstructionist Synagogue of the North Shore
- Schechter School of Long Island
- Shelter Rock Jewish Center
- Shevet Gefen
- Temple Beth-El of Great Neck
- Temple Beth Israel Port Washington
- Temple Beth Sholom
- Temple Beth Torah
- Temple Judea
Join us in the SJJCC lobby to light the menorah!
- Monday, December 19: Accounting and Marketing Departments
- Tuesday, December 20: Center for Community Engagement volunteers
- Wednesday, December 21: Bernice & Ira Waldbaum Family Children’s Center – Youth after-school enrichments, Buslik/Levy Teen Services Center, and Gershwind/Jacobson Health + Wellness Center
- Thursday, December 22: Vocational Life Skills Training Center Program Without Walls and Social Club
- Friday, December 23: SJJCC Maintenance staff