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Hanukkah Happenings

Light the Menorah. Eat Latkes. Chase the Dreidel.  Celebrate the Miracle.

Chase the Dreidel | Shabbat Hanukkah | Hanukkah Party | Judaica Gift Shop

Chase the Dreidel

Chase the Dreidel 5K Logo

Oy vey! How fast can a dreidel run?

Come and find out on Sunday, December 2 at 4 pm as our life-sized dreidel spins down the streets of St Petersburg, leading all runners through a flat, fast, professionally-timed race course followed by a Hanukkah themed buffet.

For more information about registration and sponsorship opportunities, click here

Shabbat Hanukkah

Friday Night, December 7

5:15 pm: Outdoor Menorah Lighting followed by Happy Half Hour

6:00 pm Shabbat Hanukkah Service

BYOH: Bring your own Hanukkiah!
Light your Hanukkiot a tthe start of our Happy Half Hour!  Bring a secondary Hanukkah menorah and seven candles from home, as we request that you leave them here over Shabbat and pick them up Sunday.

Saturday Morning, December 8

9:00 am: Shabbat Hanukkah Services & December Simcha Shabbat

10:30 am Junior Congregation (Grades 3-8)
& Tot Shabbat Services (families)

followed by Kiddush & Birkat haMazon

12:30 pm Shabbat Mincha

Let Your Light Shine at our Hanukkah Party


Lights! Latkes! Action! 

Bring your family on Sunday, December 9 at 5:30 pm for the largest menorah lighting in St. Petersburg - lit by St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman.

  • Join our family menorah lighting in social Hall and increase the light with your menorah from home. 
  • Play an epic game of dreidel or bring a family game to share and play. 
  • Enjoy our Latke “bar” hosted by the Mitzvah Men’s Club and Sisterhood while decorating cookies. 
  • Celebrants are asked to bring canned goods to contribute to our “Mitzvah Menorah” - a STEM building project benefiting Gulf Coast JFCS.

Celebrate the Miracle

Join us beginning Sunday, December 2 and throughout Hanukkah as we light our outdoor menorah "Side by Side at CBI"  during one of our special Hanukkah events and as part of our evening minyan. 

Judaica Shop

Shop the Judaica Shop Way!

The Judaica Shop crew is happy to announce Hanukkah hours:
Tuesday, November 27: 12 noon to 2:00 pm
Wednesday, November 28: 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Thursday, November 29: 9:00 am to 12 noon
Sunday, December 2: 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Monday, December 3: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Tuesday, December 4: 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Wednesday, December 5: 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Thursday, December 6: 9:00 am to 12 noon
Sunday, December 9: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Additional Judaica Shop hours by appointment.

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