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We have programs for everyone!
Light the menorah with us, join us for services and
register for our Congregational Hanukkah Dinner taking place on December 10. 


Festival of Lights
An original Jewish song for Hanukkah by Cantor Alyssa Rosenbaum




KabbaTOT Shabbat
Friday, December 8 • 5:15 pm

Let’s welcome Shabbat and celebrate Hanukkah together with a craft, songs, a story and fun.  Kids are encouraged to wear pajamas.

Zamir Hanukkah Shabbat
Friday, December 8 • 6:00 pm

Zamir, our youth choir will lead the Friday evening service and sing a few Hanukkah songs too. Zamir is open to children in 1-6 grades.

Hanukkah B'Yachad
Saturday, December 9 • 10:30 am
B'nai Jeshurun

All families with students in 2nd grade and younger are invited to join us for a family service followed by exciting
activities and songs for Hanukkah. Students in grades 3-6 and their families are invited to join us in Nickman Chapel at 11 am
as we add special songs and learning for Hanukkah in our weekly Youth Service.


Congregational Hanukkah Dinner - Spread the Light for Israel
Sunday, December 10 • 5:30 pm

Online Registration is now closed. Please contact Shani Kadis.

Celebrate the 4th night of Hanukkah as we UNITE to SUPPORT ISRAEL
•NEW interactive TRIVIA game "FunClick" with an Israeli Theme! 
(This game was originally created in Israel!!!)
• Dinner catered by AROVA 
  (falafel, schnitzel and sides)
• Lots of Latkes
• Sufganiyot Station
• Children’s Activities
• Gaga
• Sing songs for Israel

Vendors will donate all proceeds to Israel
Jodi Bromberg - Rad Olive Clothing (Donating to the IDF)
Joanne Davis - Rainbows & Love
Jennifer Kaplan - Jennifer Kaplan Designs
Halli Kiwi - Bracelets for Israel
Linda Schoenberg - Mitchell's Ice Cream gift cards to benefit Na'amat Emergency Campaign for Israel

B'nai Jeshurun Members: $16 adults / $8 children (12 & under),  2 & under are free
Guests: $24 adults/ $12 children (12 & under), 2 & under are free
Members of Zamir are free (when registering, please use the Zamir Choir option)

This program is supported in part by a Jewish Federation of Cleveland Israel at 75 Microgrant.

Makom Celebrates Hanukkah at Whirly Ball
Monday, December 11 • 6:30 - 9:00 pm
(Open to grades 6-12)

Join Makom at Whirly Ball as we celebrate Hanukkah! Latkes will be served for dinner, and teens will enjoy playing Whirly Ball and Laser Tag. Contact Sydney Milgrom for more information.

The Bridge - Latkes and L'Chaims
Wednesday, December 13 • 6:00 pm

Our Young Professionals across Cleveland will meet
at Southern Tier Brewing Company for a Hanukkah Happy Hour!
Drinks and light apps (including latkes) will be provided. 
Visit the Bridge website to learn more.

Candle Lighting with Zamir
@ Menorah Park Campus
Wednesday, December 13 • 6:00 pm

Everyone is welcome to join our Zamir Choir as we light the Candles at Menorah Park Campus. We will meet at the main lobby
of Menorah Park and then light the candles at
Stone Gardens, Myers and Wigigns. 

Candle Lighting with Zamir
@ Pinecrest
Thursday, December 14 • 5:30 pm

Our Zamir Choir and congregation will light the Menorah at Pinecrest for the 8th night of Hanukkah. The menorah is located near Graeter's. Everyone attending will receive free Duck Donuts!

Sisterhood Bingo Night Hanukkah Party
Thursday, December 14 • 6:30 pm

Register online by December 10

Join us for a special Hannukah celebration. The evening will include a catered dinner and a lively night of Bingo with non-cash prizes and gifts. Bring your Bingo dauber and get ready to play!
$20/Sisterhood member

(includes dinner and two cards)

Additional Bingo cards will be sold for 1/$2; 6/$10 (cash only).

Register by December 10. 
Questions? Contact Grace Brower (440-823-9445) or Carol Marcs (440-725-5753) 

Adult Education Classes

Stories to Live by
with Rabbi Joshua Jacobs
Thursdays, December 7 & 14
Noon • Hybrid

Hanukkah Themed:
 is a form of rabbinic commentary that comes in two forms, halakhah (law) and aggadah (narrative).   This is a hybrid class and participants are encouraged to come in person. Lunch will be provided; voluntary donations welcome to cover costs. 

What's NU: Hanukkah Edition?
with Rabbi Hal Rudin-Luria
Monday, December 11
Noon • Zoom only

Join Rabbi Hal Rudin-Luria for a Hanukkah discussion on the most relevant and timely classic and current sources and topics.

The Challenge is on!
The Eight Days of Giving Campaign begins December 7
Give Before You Light....

The Eight Days of Giving Mahar Campaign begins on December 7, which is the first night of Hanukkah. A group of donors will match dollar for dollar the first 100 Mahar donations or pledges made during Hanukkah, from December 7 through December 15. We need your help now more than ever! If you have not already given to Mahar this year, please consider making a donation during Hanukkah so that your gift can be matched. 
Donate today. Contact Lorna Siegal to learn more.

Light Up Your Home with Blue & White Candles for Hanukkah
All proceeds will SUPPORT Israel!
Purchase online while supplies last
(Candles cannot be shipped and must be picked up at B'nai Jeshurun.)

COST:  $18 
Hanukkah Package Includes:
One box of (44 count) Hanukkah Candles & one pair of Shabbat Candles

All proceeds will go directly to the Jewish Federation of Cleveland
Israel Emergency Campaign.
Once payment is received, you can pick up your candles at B'nai Jeshurun at our front office.

Along with your box of candles, you will also receive a free Jewish National Fund-USA Blue Box. When you light your menorahs this Hanukkah, take a photo of your menorah with your Jewish National Fund Blue Box, and post it on social media to proclaim to the world: We stand with Israel!

Thank you for your support!

Sun, December 10 2023 27 Kislev 5784