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Celebrate Hanukkah with B'nai Torah!

Thursday, December 10 - Thursday, December 17

​If you need a refresher on the "how, when and why" of Hanukkah lighting, please click here.


Eight Inspiring Nights of Hanukkah

Join us for a full week of Hanukkah festivities! Each night, we will come together in the B'nai Torah parking lot for a drive-in candle lighting. Candle lightings will also be available via Zoom and live stream. At each lighting, we will highlight a different cohort in our community with special honors and programming!

Every candle lighting is open to the entire community!


Hanukkah Festivities Schedule - Please register below for any and all candle lighting experiences and events that you'd like to join! Please Note - there is a max of 40 cars per in-person candle lighting, but virtual candle lighting spots are unlimited. Register below to save your spot or receive the candle lighting Zoom information.

 Thursday, December 10 - Spotlight on B'nai Torah 20s and 30s
6:00 - Drive-In and Virtual Candle Lighting
7:30 PM - Virtual Mixology Demo with Mixologist, Rachael Green

Join us as Professional Mixologist, Rachael Green, demonstrates how to make a few Hanukkah-themed cocktails and mocktails that you can enjoy during the holiday season! She will demonstrate a drink called "Jewish Gelt" and an Apple Spice Old Fashioned. We are thrilled to partner with Hillels of Georgia for this event. Click here to register!

 Friday, December 11 - Spotlight on B'nai Torah ECHAD Families (Families with Children Ages 5 and Under)
4:45 PM - Drive-In and Virtual Candle Lighting and Sing-Along with PJ Library - 
Click here to register!

 Saturday, December 12 - Spotlight on B'nai Torah Teens
6:15 PM - Drive-In and Virtual Candle Lighting with JumpSpark - 
Click here to register!

 Sunday, December 13 - Spotlight on B'nai Torah Brotherhood
6:00 PM - Drive-In and Virtual Candle Lighting and Keith's Corner BBQ Food
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Please Note: Due to safety and sanitization restrictions, all dinner purchases will be taken by pre-order ONLY by Thursday, December 10, and there will be NO refunds. All food can be picked up in the B'nai Torah parking lot after the candle lighting, and must be taken to go. There will be no eating on the property. Click here to register for the candle lighting! Click here to place your food order!

 Monday, December 14 - Spotlight on B'nai Torah Youth and BT LAB
6:00 PM - Drive-In and Virtual Candle Lighting with a Musical Performance by Hannah Toland from In The City Camps - 
Click here to register!

 Tuesday, December 15 - Spotlight on B'nai Torah Boomers
6:00 PM - Drive-In and Virtual Candle Lighting with JF&CS - 
Click here to register!

 Wednesday, December 16 - Spotlight on B'nai Torah Sisterhood
6:00 PM - Drive-In and Virtual Candle Lighting
7:30 PM - 
Not Your Typical Latke Bake with Dr. Marisa Soski
Join us as Dr. Marisa Soski teaches us recipes for both indulgent and healthy versions of non-traditional Hanukkah latkes! Click here to register!

 Thursday, December 17 - Spotlight on B'nai Torah Board, Committees, Sulam Participants and Staff
6:00 PM - Drive-In and Virtual Candle Lighting
We'd like to take the last night of Hanukkah to spotlight our incredible Board members, committee members, participants in our current Sulam cohort and staff for giving their time, energy and support to our congregation. 
Click here to register!


Community Programs

Sparkle Sandy Springs Drive-Thru Parade - Sunday, December 6 from 6:00-8:00 PM
The City of Sandy Springs will continue its annual tradition of a holiday Sparkle Village on the City Green and has reimagined the 2020 Sparkle Parade as a drive-thru experience. We hope you'll drive by and wave to our B'nai Torah staff who will be part of the parade! Click here for more information.

Town Brookhaven
Rabbi Heller will be virtually lighting the candles each night for Town Brookhaven. Click here for more information.

Tour the Old City of Jerusalem This Hanukkah - A Free Live Virtual Tour - Sunday, December 13 at 9:30 AM
Join the Atlanta Israel Coalition, the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta, and promotional partners for a FREE virtual tour of the Old City of Jerusalem. This tour, led by David Sussman Israel Tours, will be engaging for families and people of all ages. We will walk through the streets of the Old City leading up to the Kotel, or Western Wall. We will meet local residents of the Old City and discover how they celebrate Hanukkah. We will watch the official Hanukkah candle-lighting ceremony at the Western Wall. Click here to register! Can’t attend on December 13? Register anyway and you’ll receive a recorded link of the conversation.  


Hanukkah Virtual Healing Service - Sunday, December 6 at 4:30 PM
Join Rabbi Heller to find hope and healing through Jewish music, meditation and sacred texts. This service is geared towards any person who seeks strength to overcome their own physical or emotional challenges or feels the burden of having to care for others. We will pay special attention to the emotions of the Hanukkah season as we work to bring more light to our lives. This service will take place in the Virtual Synagogue.


Adult Education

Shaleshudis - Saturday, December 5 at 5:00 PM
Join Rabbi K for a pre-Hanukkah study session. This study session will take place in the Virtual Synagogue 

Lunch and Learn at B'nai Torah - Tuesday, December 15 at 12:00 PM
Special Lunch and Learn Hanukkah Edition


 

Community Partners

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