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CELEBRATE CHANUKAH WITH CONGREGATION BETH EL

The Festival of Lights always falls during the darkest time of year, reminding us to seek out and even become sources of light in our world. Add your light to our community’s celebrations this year!

BETH EL'S GIFT SHOP WILL BE OPEN EXTENDED HOURS!
Tuesday, November 28th- Thursday, November 30th 3:30 - 6:30pm


Stop by Beth El to explore and find all of our Chanukah items, from Chanukah candles to Chanukiot (Chanukah Menorahs), to beautiful Judaica and Chanukah stickers, come stop by after work, BENS, or YAFE pickup and see what Beth El has for you to enhance your Chanukah joy!
PS: REALLY love the gift shop? Sign-up to volunteer for a shift at our pop-up Chanukah market.

BENS CHANUKAH PUPPET SHOW FOR FAMILIES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN
Saturday, December 2nd at 4:30 pm

Join us for a ruach-filled puppet show and sing along with Jen Miriam and Melita of Octopretzel. You don’t want to miss this fun-filled family event for young children and their grown-ups…and all those young at heart!

ZOOM CHANUKIAH-LIGHTING HOSTED BY
BETH EL'S RITUAL COMMITTEE
Thursday, December 7th -
Thursday, December 14th at 6:00 pm


Join your Beth El community from home -
or wherever you’ll be! - every night of Chanukah as we make the blessings, light our chanukiot together and sing some Chanukah songs!
Note: there will be no separate Zoom lighting on Friday December 8th, as we’ll light together at our Shabbanukah Ruach service.

Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 813 4396 0128
Passcode: 8lights

SHABBANUKAH RUACH
Friday, December 8th
Beginning at 5:30 pm


Help us bring in ALL OF THE LIGHTS on this Shabbat Chanukah - “Shabbanukah!” Join us for just one part or all of this ruach-filled evening:

  • 5:30 pm - Shabbanukah Ruach Service: Bring your chanukiah (Chanukah menorah) to light at the beginning of our family-friendly service, which will also feature Beth El’s Adult Chorus and Sing! Yeladim (Beth El’s youth chorus). This service is accessible in person in the Beth El Sanctuary and on Zoom.
  • 6:15 pm - Shabbanukah Community Dinner: Join us for a catered Chanukah dinner as well as delicious latkes fried up by members of our Beth El community! Click here to register for dinner in advance.
  • 7:00 pm - Chanukah Fun! Join us for one (or more!) of the following:
  • Chanukah Cookie Decorating (and eating!) led by Amy Silver
  • A workshop on renewable energy and home electrification led by Beth El’s Climate Tzedek Team
  • Flashlight / Glowlight Capture the Flag for those young and young at heart!
  • The return of Limos and Latkes (6th-12th graders)! Advance registration is required and spaces are limited, so please plan to register early! Registration will close when we’ve reached capacity.

    Register for Limos & Latkes
    (6-8 grade)


    Register for Limos & Latkes
    (9-12 grade)
  • 8:00 pm - Hashkiveinu and Community Laila Tov Circle: as the candles burn out we’ll gather once more as a whole community to sing Hashkiveinu and say goodnight.
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