Events Calendar

Celebrate Chanukah!  Bring in the last night of Chanukah on December 25 at 2pm and sing and dance along to Klezmer band Litvakus Collective led by Zisl Slepovitch. Broadway/ National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene performer Maya Jacobson will also lead  in lighting a historic menorah from the exhibit about menorahs around the globe at The Museum at Eldridge Street, 12 Eldridge Street, NYC. Call 212 219 0302 or visit Eldridge for more information.


On December 18, join the Chabad of the Rivertowns, as Irvington’s Main Street is transformed into a magical Chanukah Village from 1-4pm, with music, crafts, food , gelt drop and magic show. Go to for details or to RSVP.


The Chabad of Bronxville will host Chanukah Festivities on the following days: On December 19 at 6 pm, a Menorah lighting in Leonard Morange Square, Bronxville, {Bronxville Train station and Palmer Avenue} will feature music by Zev; On December 20 at 6pm, a gelt drop and Menorah lighting will take place in Memorial Park, Eastchester {White Plains Road and California Road} with Eastchester Fire Department; On December 21 at 6pm, a Menorah lighting in Depot Square in Tuckahoe {Main Street and Columbus Avenue}. All locations will feature latkes, donuts, Dreidels and Chocolate Gelt. To learn more, visit


On December 18, at 1:30pm, join Chabad of Larchmont starting at 146 Larchmont Avenue then going to Constitution Park, Larchmont, as they take a Chanukah Walk in the Village. At 3:45pm, a Menorah Ice Carving begins with a 4:30pm Candle Lighting. RSVP to Also, Chabad of Larchmont Mamaroneck hosts The Dreidel House at 101 Mamaroneck Avenue, Mamaroneck from December 19-26. Call 914-834-8000 for times.


On December 19, The Chabad of Pelham will host Chanukah Festivities at the Town House, 20 Fifth Avenue, Pelham at 5:30pm. For details go to


On December 19, at 5pm, UJA is joining Shine a Light to dispel the darkness. This is a national demonstration of Jewish Pride in Times Square—Broadway and 47th Street, NYC, with a Menorah lighting, and performances. For questions contact Marnie at


The JCC of Mid Westchester [JCCMW}, 999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale,  presents the following activities: On December 17, Shabbat Tots will take a Nature Walk, Chanukah edition, at 9:30 am at Sheldrake River Trails; On December 19, the JCC of Mid Westchester has announced that Daniel Ulbricht is returning to the Dance School at JCCMW to teach an intermediate level Holiday Master Ballet Class from 11am to 12:45pm. Pre-register at; On December 20, The Great Chanukah Fry Off will take place at 6:30pm at the JCC of Mid Westchester; On December 25, a Chinese Lunch and movie screening of Fiddler on the Roof will take place at 11am-3pm; On December 25, the Friedland Makerspace will host Chanukah activities at 10am for children 8 and under and 12pm for children 8 and older. To RSVP for activities or for details, call 914-725-7300 or write