Hanukkah Mall Madness returning to Park Place

Children watch Rabbi Yehudah Ceitlin of Chabad of Tucson demonstrate an olive oil press at the 2011 Hanukkah Mall Madness.

Shalom Tucson will hold its ninth annual Hanukkah Mall Madness event for children and parents on Sunday, Dec. 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Park Place Mall. Local synagogues and Jewish agencies will present activities and crafts, including dreidel games, holiday card-making, sand pictures, menorah placemats and face painting. Participants can register to win prizes.

Hanukkah Mall Madness is a public- space program that brings Jewish traditions to people from all walks of Jewish life, sponsored jointly by the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona and the Tucson Jewish Community Center.

For more information call 577-9393, ext. 130 or visit www.jewishtucson.org.