Shabbat candle lighting: 4:30pm

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The JCC of Greater Baltimore and the Gordon Center for Performing Arts are thrilled to present a diverse array of Chanukah fun for all ages to be held at our locations and around town!

December 5-30, 2019

Hands on Holidays
Thursday, December 5, 2019 | 11:00am-12:00pm – Enoch Pratt Free Library – Roland Park
Friday, December 6, 2019 | 10:00-11:00am – Enoch Pratt Free Library – Finksburg 
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 | 11:15am-12:15pm – Enoch Pratt Free Library – Light Street
Friday, December 13, 2019 | 10:30-11:30am – Enoch Pratt Free Library – Govans Branch
Sunday, December 15, 2019 | 10:00-11:00am - The Ivy Bookshop
Monday, December 16, 2019 | 11:00am-12:00pm – Enoch Pratt Free Library – Patterson Park 

Celebrate Chanukah with the JCC with free storytime, songs, and crafts. For children ages up to 5 years. Learn more at

Shalom Shabbat - Chanukah Style 
Saturday, December 7, 2019 | 3:30pm-5:15pm
Families can choose to participate in a variety of activities Shabbat & Chanukah related including candle art, optional family swim or gym activity, music, story-time, snack, and more. Enjoy the opportunity to meet and connect with other families and the Jewish community. All are welcome!

Chanukah Hot Chocolate 5K
Sunday, December 8, 2019 
Check-in begins at 7:30am | Race begins at 9:00am
Rosenbloom Owings Mills JCC 
Race to the finish for a steaming cup of hot cocoa! Join the JCC and Hadassah for the 4th annual Chanukah Hot Chocolate 5k, 1-Mile Fun Run. Register online at 

Chanukah at Foundry Row
Sunday, December 15, 2019 | 11:00am-1:00pm
Foundry Row will again host the JCC and our partners for a morning of Chanukah activities inside Wegmans. There will be dreidel spinning, storytime, crafts and music for kids of all ages.
Learn more

Chanukah Party: Mitzvahs and Miracles!
Sunday, December 15 | 10:00am-12:00pm
Downtown Baltimore JCC
Cost is $10 per family

Come get an early start on your Chanukah celebration with the DBJCC and your CJE downtown connectors! Join us for open play, crafts, games, and holiday treats. We will also be working together on a special service project for our friends at Jewish Volunteer Connection. Please bring a canned good to support our local community!

Chanukah at Hunt Valley Towne Centre
Saturday, December 21, 2019 | 4:30-6:00pm
Join the JCC at Wegmans (upstairs dining area) for Chanukah activities, story time and a special singalong with Chanukah songs. Activities Include: Make Chanukah candles, Spin dreidels, Decorate tzedakah boxes, Play a healthy memory matching game, Enjoy treats from Wegmans and a Chanukah Sing Along
Learn more

Chanukah Fitness Raffle
Enter to Win a Personal Training Session
December 23-27, 2019
Every time you visit the J during these days, you can enter to win a half-hour Personal Training Sessions with the Trainer of your choice*. Owings Mills will select 20 winners. Park Heights will select 18 winners.

Group Fitness Instructors
Fitness Trainers & Floor Team
Preschool Administrators
Parenting Center/J Town staff

Drop your ticket in our trainer boxes located in the ECEC or the Fitness Center

*Must be a JCC member to win. Limit one entry per day.

Call us today!
Justin Dominick in Owings Mills | 410.559.3548 |
Denard Smith in Park Heights | 410.500.5921 |

Chanukah at My Gym 
December 27 | 10:00am-12:00pm
Ages 6 months-3 years 
Cost $5
Please RSVP to Linda Lapidus at

Chanukah Wonderland
Sunday, December 29 | 10:00am-4:00pm
Monday, December 30 | 11:00am-3:00pm
Weinberg Park Heights JCC
Two days of fun-filled activities for the entire family – Chanukah Arts & Crafts, Moon Bounce, New! Toddler Corner, Face Painting, Balloon Animals, Donut Decorating, Olive Press Demonstrations, Food for Purchase.
A partnership between the JCC of Greater Baltimore and Chabad of Park Heights.
RSVPs preferred, walk-ins welcome! 
Contact Shira Heideman | 410.500.5907 |

Gordon Center for Performing Arts

Six 13
December 22, 2019 | 3:00pm
Celebrate Chanukah with us! This groundbreaking, six-man a cappella group brings unprecedented style and energy to Jewish music with the power of the human voice. Buy Tickets