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Hanukkah and Christmas

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    Symbols and Observances of Hanukkah

    By InterfaithFamily

    How do we celebrate the festival of lights? Learn about menorahs, dreidels and more.

    Date: 07-14-2016

    Traditional Foods of Hanukkah

    By InterfaithFamily

    Because of the miracle of the oil, it's traditional to eat fried foods during Hanukkah

    Date: 07-12-2016

    When is Hanukkah?

    By InterfaithFamily

    Find out when the festival of lights will be this year

    Date: 06-29-2016

    What is Hanukkah?

    By InterfaithFamily

    Learn more about this popular Jewish holiday and its story of miracles

    Date: 06-29-2016

    How to Make a Kid-Friendly, DIY Menorah

    By Jewish Boston

    An activity guide from JewishBoston for Hanukkah

    Date: 12-04-2014

    Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Hanukkah?

    By Jewish Boston

    A fun, educational quiz about Hanukkah

    Date: 12-02-2014

    My December Disaster

    By Jane Larkin

    An excerpt about December holidays from Jane Larkin's book From Generation to Generation

    Date: 11-25-2014

    Share Our Holiday Lights

    By Dan Brosgol

    Sharing does not always come naturally, but it's essential during the December holidays when you and your partner have different ways of celebrating.

    Date: 11-24-2014

    The Last (Christmas) Supper

    By Brianne Kruger Nadeau

    Brianne, who grew up in an interfaith family, has her last Christmas meal, and wonders if she'll miss it after all.

    Date: 12-27-2013

    We Should Acknowledge Their Sacrifice

    By Rabbi Erin Polansky

    At Christmastime, these righteous and generous partners in our midst are reminded of what they have given up. This year, let us acknowledge their contribution to strengthening our people. Let's remember to say thank you, not to take their involvement for granted.

    Date: 12-18-2012

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