There's something for everyone.  Please come celebrate with us! 




Sunday • 12/02
2:00 PM in Folsom

Norcal Chanukah Wonderland   12th Annual Chanukah Wonderland for the Sacramento Region.  A family event.  More info and advanced ticket purchase here.  

Monday • 12/03
5:00 PM @ Chabad of Grass Valley, 1289 Sutton Way

Housewarming & Latke Party  with the Potato Latke Princess of Nevada County, Pinky Zalkin! Join us for a night of laughter and smiles, as we put up the Mezuzahs on our new home and Chabad house, light the Menorah and enjoy making (and eating!) Pinky's famous latkes.  

Tuesday • 12/04
5:00 PM @ Chabad of Grass Valley, 1289 Sutton Way
6:30 PM @ Raleys

Menorah Car Parade  through the streets of Grass Valley and Nevada City,  beginning at Chabad and culminating @ 6:30 pm with dancing, music  & Sufganiyot @ Raley’s.  If you are able to drive a car with a menorah popped on top, email - otherwise just look out for us downtown and then meet us at Raleys at 6:30 for Menorah Lighting and dancing! 


Wednesday • 12/05
3 - 6 PM @ Raley’s

Latke Bar at Raley’s Supermarket.   Come say hello and taste hot Chanukah treats!

Thursday • 12/06
5:00 PM @ Robinson Plaza, Nevada City

3rd annual   Public Menorah Lighting and Celebration.   Featuring the County’s largest Menorah & a spectacular show by the dancing Rabbis.  Elected officials in attendance.  Free donuts, latkes, dreidels and more! 


Friday • 12/07
4:00 PM @ Chabad, 1289 Sutton Way

Community Shabbat Dinner   in honor of Chanukah.  Beginning with Menorah Lighting and short Friday night Service with Singer Liron Artzi.  Dreidel game with a new spin. RSVP necessary: (530) 404-0020 or

Shabbat • 12/08
10:30 AM @ Chabad, 1289 Sutton Way

Shabbat Morning Services followed by Kiddush Lunch 


Sunday • 12/09
7:00 PM @ Chabad

Farbrengen   on the last night of Chanukah with 2 student Rabbis from Brooklyn, Mendel & Bentzion, back for the 2nd year to share in our Chanukah celebrations.  A Farbrengen is a an informal, inspirational gathering where words of Torah are shared and melodies are sung.  RSVP: (530) 404-0020

All Chanukah -  any time @ any place

The Young Roving Rabbis   will bring Chanukah cheer & chocolate “gelt” to your home!  Contact us* to arrange a visit. or receive a free Chanukah kit.

Making a Chanukah Party for Friends and family is another great way to celebrate.  We’re here to help you prepare & plan it.

*All events are open to all, free of charge.   Donations appreciated. 
For more information, to RSVP, or to become a Chanukah Sponsor, contact Rabbi Nochum: (530) 404-0020,

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To view photos of last year's Menorah Lighting, click  here. To receive a free Chanukah kit, please contact us .