Chanukah at the JCC!

JCC Squirrel Hill & JCC South Hills

December 2, 2018 to December 9, 2018

Learn more: All about the Chanukah Menorah – an Infographic

Light the Menorah with us!

Monday-Friday, December 3-7
  • J Cafe, 5738 Forbes Ave., Squirrel Hill, 11:30 am
  • Clubhouse, 5738 Darlington Road, Squirrel Hill, 4:30 pm

Special Events in Squirrel Hill

Sunday, December 2, 3:30-5 pm
Free Family Holiday Camp: Latke Make & Take

JCC Robinson Building, 5738 Darlington Road, Squirrel Hill, Lower Level

Open to all families – Please register HERE

Celebrate the first night of Chanukah with Family Holiday Camp! Prepare latke
ingredients (to take with you), make chanukah crafts, see a performance of
Hillelujah A Capella Group and light candles.

A program of JCCPGH Camp 365, PJ Library, PJ Our Way and the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

Sunday, December 2, 7-8:30 pm
LIGHT! An Interfaith Celebration Through Song

Katz Performing Arts Center, 5738 Darlington Road, Squirrel Hill

Free and Open to All – RSVP 

Sing with us and shine light in the darkness as we bring our diverse faith traditions together. We will light candles for the first night of Chanukah

Music led by

  • Rodef Shalom Congregational Choir
  • Hillelujah—a capella group at Hillel JUC
  • Rodman Street Baptist Church Choir…and more!
  • Special video byTzohar Seminary for Chassidus and the Arts

Questions: [email protected]


Special Events at the JCC in South Hills

Saturday, December 8, 5:45-9 pm
South Hills 7th Night Chanukah Celebration

JCC South Hills, 345 Kane Blvd., 15243

Free and open to the entire communityRSVP here

  • Menorah Lighting
  • Pasta bar, salad, latkes & donuts
  • Swimming with special “Dive-In” movie!
  • PJ Library “Quiet Corner” featuring sensory activities, Chanukah crafts * story time
  • Gaga Pit
  • Dreidel Tournament
  • Balloon Artist
  • Karaoke & DJ
  • Obstacle Course

Presented by South Hills Jewish Pittsburgh in partnership with Beth El Congregation, The Carneg Shul, PJ Library, Temple Emanuel, JCC of Greater Pittsburgh and Emma Kaufmann Camp, Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

Sep 24 – Jun 30
Town Square Construction Update: Darlington Entrance is Reopening Tuesday, December 18! We are excited to inform you that construction to raise the Darlington Entrance portico, part of our JCC Town Square renovation project, is complete. Starting Tuesday, December 18, you will be able to enter the Irene Kaufmann building through the Darlington entrance. The Forbes...
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9:30-11:45 am
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Dec 24
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