Hanukkah takes place this year from sundown Sunday, December 2nd to sundown, Monday, December 10th. Celebrate the Festival of Lights at these upcoming community events.
When: Sunday, December 2 at 4:30 p.m.
Where: 1501 N. Main Street, Warrington
Head to the shops at Valley Square for a Menorah lighting, music, latkes, hot drinks, and a chocolate gelt drop.
When: Sunday, December 2 from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: McCafferty’s, 635 Heacock Road, Yardley
McCafferty’s is hosting a free workshop for the holiday. Make a spinning Dreidel bot and a jumbo s’mores Menorah. Space is limited, so RSVP at Jewishyardley.com/makerspace.
When: Sunday, December 2 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Glazier Jewish Center, 25 N. State St., Newtown
Enjoy the music of Israeli soul and pop singer Tal Vaknin as well as a Menorah lighting and latkes.
Community Hanukkah Celebration
When: Monday, December 3 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Shady Brook Farm, 931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley
Come out to Shady Brook for crafts, stories and dreidel fun! Sing and dance around the bonfire and watch the lighting of the giant 12-foot menorah. This is a free event, but if you want to be a Hanukkah Mitzvah Maker, please bring a non-perishable food item to donate to a local food pantry.
Festive Chanukah Celebration
When: Tuesday, December 4 at 6 p.m.
Where: 100 N. Main Street, Doylestown
The Bucks County Justice Center will host a celebration with music, latkes, and doughnuts.
Storytime and Cookies
When: Wednesday, December 5 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: 16 S. Main Street, Doylestown
A Chanukah story time will be held at the Doylestown Bookshop. The store will be collecting books to donate to Bucks County Housing Group.
Home Depot Menorah Workshop
When: Wednesday, December 5 from 4:45 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: 400 Commerce Boulevard, Fairless Hills
Home Depot is hosting a building workshop for children ages 5 to 12 Space is limited, so RSVP at funhebrewschool.com/menorah.
Yardley Menorah Lighting
When: Thursday, December 6 at 6 p.m.
Where: 56 S. Main Street, Yardley
Yardley Borough Hall will host a Menorah lighting with hot cider, latkes, and a chocolate gelt drop.
Lights and Latkes Chanukah Lunch
When: Monday, December 10 at 12:30 p.m.
Where: 300 E. Swamp Road, Doylestown
Myron Sugarman will speak at Chabad Doylestown Jewish Center. The lunch is complimentary, and donations are appreciated.