8 Nights, 8 Lights, 8 Ways to Celebrate 

1 LIGHT: Thursday, December 10

    • 7:00 p.m.: Join Sisterhood and Men’s Club for a virtual menorah lighting on the first night of Hanukkah. Join the lighting on Zoom here.
    • 7:30 p.m.: Light candles with fellow Beth Shalom members during evening minyan. Enter passcode MINYAN after clicking here to join the minyan. Download our Beth Shalom Hanukkah Songbook 50th Anniversary Edition for songs and special readings

2 GRATITUDE: Friday, December 11

3 JOY: Saturday, December 12

    • Light your candles at home and play games as a family using using the Hanukkah@Home Activity Guide available for download here

4 PERSEVERANCE: Sunday, December 13

    • 3:00 p.m.: For Tots and their families: Virtual Hanukkah Tunes & Tales with Cookie Monster & Elmo. Enter passcode TUNES after clicking here to join.
    • 5:00 p.m.: Char Bar DC pickup: Enjoy a kosher Hanukkah Meal from Char Bar DC. Orders are due by 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 11. View the menu here. Order here.
    • 6:00 p.m.: Virtual Hanukkah performance and Candle Lighting with Hebrew High students and their families. Enter passcode 183654 after clicking here. 
    • 7:30 p.m.: Light candles with fellow Beth Shalom members during evening minyan. Enter passcode MINYAN after clicking here to join the minyan.

5 INTENTION: Monday, December 14

    • 7:30 p.m.: Light candles with fellow Beth Shalom members during evening minyan. Enter passcode MINYAN after clicking here to join the minyan.

6 DEDICATION: Tuesday, December 15

    • 6:30 p.m.: Live Outdoor Hanukkah Celebration Session 1: Dedication and Candle Lighting of our new menorah, music, stories & a gift bag for each family containing a special printed edition of our Hanukkah@Home songbook, and other goodies. Space is limited. Registration is required. Register here. RAIN DATE: Thursday, December 17.
    • 7:30 p.m.: Light candles with fellow Beth Shalom members during evening minyan. Enter passcode MINYAN after clicking here to join the minyan.
    • 7:45 p.m.: Live Outdoor Hanukkah Celebration Session 2: Dedication and Candle Lighting of our new menorah, music, stories & a gift bag for each family containing a special printed edition of our Hanukkah@Home songbook, and other goodies. Space is limited. Registration is required. Register here. RAIN DATE: Thursday, December 17.

7 STRENGTH: Wednesday, December 16

    • 6:00 p.m.: Virtual performance and candle lighting with Beth Shalom religious school students. Enter passcode 183654 after clicking here. 
    • 7:30 p.m.: Light candles with fellow Beth Shalom members during evening minyan. Enter passcode MINYAN after clicking here to join the minyan.

8 HOPE: Thursday, December 17

    • 6:30 p.m.: RAIN DATE: Live Outdoor Hanukkah Celebration
    • 7:30 p.m.: Light candles with fellow Beth Shalom members during evening minyan. Enter passcode MINYAN after clicking here to join the minyan.