This year, we light our first Chanukah candle on Saturday, December 8, and our last candle on Sunday, December 15. To learn the blessings and how to light the candles, click here.
Come and celebrate Chanukah with us:
Sunday, December 9, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm, Festival of Lights celebration: Rodef Sholom is collaborating with the Osher Marin JCC and other Jewish community partners to offer a fun-filled Chanukah festival. There will be games, arts & crafts, an artisan marketplace, latkes & other yummy food, and tons of Chanukah-related activities for all ages. Stop by our booth!
Sunday, December 9, 5 pm: Community Chanukah celebration at The Village! Come join Rodef Sholom, Chabad, Kol Shofar and the Osher Marin JCC as we light the Chanukah menorah together and celebrate one of the most important messages of Chanukah – the right to religious freedom.
Wednesday, December 12, 11:30 am: Zman L’Vatikim – Time for Seniors Luncheon Celebrate Chanukah with Cantor David Margules and sing songs from around the world. RSVP to Pete at 479.3441 so that we can be sure to have enough food. Let us know if you need a ride. This program is co-sponsored by Women of Rodef Sholom.
Friday, December 14, 6:15 pm Shabbat Services: Every year on the Shabbat during Chanukah we invite people to bring their menorahs from home to light in our sanctuary - come fill our sanctuary with light and joy and music. While you are at it, bring a new, unwrapped toy for our In the Bin program to San Rafael Santa Cop – girls’ presents are especially need!
Saturday, December 15, 9:30 am Tot Shabbat: We will have a Chanukah party and service for the pre-school crowd with Jonathan and yummy snacks!
Extended Gift Shop hours – shop at the WRS/Sisterhood gift shop for all of your Chanukah needs and help support camp scholarships at Rodef Sholom! December 3 – 13:
- Monday – Thursday: 10 am to 6 pm
- Friday: 11:30 to 4 pm; and
- Sunday: 9:30 am to 3 pm!
See our large selection of cards, dreidels, decorations, Chanukah menorahs and much more!