24 Kislev 5782 to 2 Tevet 5782

Hanukkah, one of the most widely observed Jewish holidays, is a festive eight-day celebration that for many people falls during the darkest, coldest season of the year. Also called the Festival of Lights, the holiday brings light, joy, and warmth to our homes and communities as we celebrate with candles, food, family, and friends.

Torah Portion


Genesis 41:1−44:17
30 Kislev 5782
Haftarah: Zechariah 4:1-7
Rosh Chodesh Hanukkah

At the end of two years' time Pharaoh had a dream: there he was, standing by the Nile, when seven cows came up out of the Nile, handsome and fat. - Genesis 41:1-2


Years & Years

1 Tevet 5782
6090 W. Pico Blvd. --------, Los Angeles, CA 90035
This is a multi-access event
Join us to celebrate 50 years of BCC, the world's first LGBT synagogue, told through the stories of those who make up this trailblazing community. For 90 minutes, Cantor Juval Porat will take us on a musical and theatrical journey through the lives and times of the community. He'll make us laugh and cry as we relive the highs and lows of five decades of LGBTQIA communal life together.

Carmel Tanaka - A day in the life of a queer, neurodivergent, Jewpanese millennial

- PT
1 Tevet 5782
3636 Shelbourne St. , Victoria, BC V8P4H2 CA
This is a virtual event

Carmel Tanaka (she/her) will be the December featured speaker in Kolot Mayim Reform Temple’s Building Bridges: Celebrating Diversity in Jewish Life on Sunday, December 5th at 11 AM PST on Zoom. Carmel will talk about her Jewish and Japanese heritage, and the generational impact of both the Holocaust and the


Temple Sinai’s Young Families Program: Chanukkah on Fire

- ET
1 Tevet 5782
This is an in-person event
Let’s set Chanukkah on fire! Together, we will enjoy an illuminating, awe-inspiring fire and light show for all ages by Bex in Motion. And, what better way to celebrate the miracle of Chanukkah than with fresh, warm churros from the authentic Choco Churros food truck.