A Hanukkah celebration, PJ Library-style
Around 90 people, including children, parents, and grandparents, attended PJ Library and PJ Our Way’s “Let It Glow: A Hanukkah Celebration” at the east side Barnes & Noble on Sunday, Dec. 2. Rabbi Billy Lewkowicz read “Our Eight Nights of Hanukkah” by Michael J. Rosen, illustrated by DyAnne DiSalvo. Children created glow stick menorahs, played dreidel and enjoyed chocolate Hanukkah gelt.
THA kids celebrate Hanukkah with the mayor
Tucson Hebrew Academy’s first-grade class visited Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild’s office on Monday, Dec. 3 to celebrate Hanukkah. The THA students lit the menorah and led the office staff in the blessings. They toured the mayor’s office and admired the views overlooking Tucson, delivered a handmade gift for the mayor, and enjoyed cookies he provided.