Starting today, December 12 and continuing through Wednesday, December 20, 2017, Chanukah, which is the Jewish eight day â€œfestival of lights,â€ is celebrated throughout San Diego with menorah lightings, prayers and delicious, traditional foods.
Here is a schedule for what is happening around San Diego and North County! Â Pacific Sothebyâ€™s International Realty wishes you a wonderful Happy Hanukkah!
San Diego: December 17, 2017: Â Let There Be Light: Celebrating Hanukkah and Kwanzaa
Time – 11:00-4:00pm
Where: San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3, San Diego.
Make and Take Dreidel, Make and Take Mkeka Mat, Make and Take Kwanzaa Jewelry. Performers include Rev. Alyce Smith-Cooper and the San Diego Jewish Menâ€™s Choir.
Del Mar: Â December 17, 2017: Â Menorah Lighting and Song
Time – 6:00-7:00pm
Location: 12925 El Camino Real, J-28,Â Del Mar Highlands Town Center
Join the Congregation Beth AM for a traditional lighting ceremony, choral performances and refreshments.
Encinitas: Â December 14, 2017: Â Lighting the Way: Â Jewish Meditation Chanukah Workshop
Where: 441 Saxony Road, at The Hive at Leichtag Commons. Â
Learn about Jewish meditation practices on light, light the menorah, practice a holiday theme writing meditation and enjoy snacks.
Carlsbad: Â December 13, 2017:Â Â Chanukah Celebration & Menorah Lighting at The Forum
Where: 1923 Calle Barcelona, in the Anthropologie CourtÂ
Lighting of the Menorah, complimentary refreshments and games for children.
Vista: Â December 17, 2017, Chanukah Wonderland for Families
Where: Chabad Jewish Center in Oceanside/Vista, 1930 Sunset Dr., Vista.
Open to children of all ages, this Chanukah party includes childrenâ€™s performances, festive sing a long, decorate your own doughnuts, hot latkes, face painting, dreidel and festive games, Menorah Lighting (bring your own light or light one of theirs, toddler playzone and sensory area. Â Free and open to everyone!