Hanukkah 5780

Celebrate Hanukkah with prayer, activities for children, and the company of friends.

Click here to see a video showing how to light the Hanukkah candles and to download a sheet with the blessings. 

Pre-Hanukkah Events

Teen Hanukkah Party
Wed | Dec 4 | 6:15 pm | RSVP for location

Young Family Hanukkah Extravaganza
Sun | Dec 15 | 11:00 am | 87th Street
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20s & 30s
A Very Lit Hanukkah: A Comedy Drinking Game Show
Thu | Dec 19 | 7:30 pm | 87th Street

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Hanukkah Schedule

Sunday | December 22
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Scroll down and click on the PDF for a ready-to-print page with words to the blessings and songs, with transliteration.

Monday | December 23
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Tuesday | December 24
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Wednesday | December 25
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Thursday | December 26
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Friday | December 27
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Light Hanukkah candles before Shabbat candles (4:10 pm)
6:15 pm | Kabbalat Shabbat | PAS@87th

Saturday | December 28
9:45 am | Shabbat Morning Service with Hallel and with 3 Torah scrolls for the readings for Shabbat, Rosh Hodesh, and Hanukkah!
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Light Hanukkah candles after Shabbat has ended (5:10 pm)

Sunday | December 29
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Light your Rededication candles! Learn more

From Monday, December 23 through Monday, December 30, weekday shaharit (morning) services will include Hallel and Torah reading for Hanukkah.

On Monday through Thursday, December 23–26, there will be candle lighting in the lobby of 89th Street immediately after evening minyan.