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Hanukkah and Christmas

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    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

    Hanukkah Parent School Visits

    By Joanna Brichetto

    All over the country, volunteer parents are visiting their child's classrooms and representing the entire Jewish people in 15 minutes or less. If this is you, here are some suggestions to make your visit educational, fun and positive.

    Date: 12-05-2012

    Delicious and Easy Sephardic Donuts

    By Michael Natkin

    Easy Hanukkah recipe for the Sephardic treat buñuelos, donuts.

    Date: 11-29-2012

    Eight Nights of Hanukkah Family Time

    By Galit Breen

    Since Hanukkah was about spending time together when I was a kid, that's what we're doing with our family now.

    Date: 11-29-2012

    Dreidel: Understanding the Game

    How to play the Hanukkah dreidel game! Plus, the meaning of the letters on the dreidel: what they stand for in Hebrew and how their Yiddish meaning shapes the game's rules.

    Date: 11-25-2012

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