Chanukah - Chabad Jewish Center of Vernon Hills
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December 22 - 30, 2019

Happy Chanukah!

Welcome to our Chanukah Minisite! Feel free to take a look around, see our upcoming events and learn about the miracle of Chanukah!

 
Olive Press for Kids
JWC: Chanukah Jewels
Menorah Lighting
Menorah, Chinese Food and a Movie
Chanukah Party
The Great Big Gelt Drop
The Miracle of Chanukah
Chanukah is the Jewish eight-day, wintertime “festival of lights, ” celebrated with a nightly menorah lighting, special prayers and fried foods. The Hebrew word Chanukah means “dedication, ” and is thus named because it celebrates the rededication of the Holy Temple. Chanukah begins on the eve of Kislev 25 and continues for eight days.
Upcoming events
Dec. 10, 2019
Who wouldn’t love to feel consistently happy, self-assured, and enthusiastic?
Yet often we’re consumed by feelings of failure, regret, and self-doubt. At the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute, ...
Dec. 25, 2019
Enjoy dinner and a movie, Chanukah-style!
Dec. 29, 2019
Join our 10th Annual Chanukah Celebration!