525 W Melrose
December 18, 2022, 3 to 6 pm
Light up Wrigleyville with a FREE Hanukkah celebration in partnership with Gallagher Way. There’s something for everyone, all are welcome!
December 19, 2022, 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Light the menorah and sing-along with JCC Chicago Early Childhood. All are welcome to join us for a virtual song session with Ms. Amy and light the candles to celebrate the second night of Hanukkah. Grab your menorahs, candles and get ready to SING!
December 20, 2022, 4 to 6 pm
Sweeten up this Hanukkah night with some delicious ice cream from Graeter’s Ice Cream in Northbrook. Families are invited to hang out with friends, meet new ones and reunite with your ‘Z’ Frank Apachi family while enjoying a treat on JCC Chicago.
Kosher ice cream is available.
December 20, 2022, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Sweeten up this Hanukkah night with some delicious ice cream at The Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream in Skokie. Families are invited to hang out with friends, meet new ones and reunite with your Apachi Evanston family while enjoying a treat on JCC Chicago.
December 20, 2022, 5 to 6 pm
Hanukkah, oh Hanukkah, come light the menorah at Elaine Frank Apachi Day Camp. All are welcome to celebrate the third night of the Festival of Lights, listen to music, compete in dreidel competitions, and enjoy s’mores by the campfire.
December 21, 2022, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Camp Chi families are invited to come together for a fun evening of FREE Hannukah activities at The Revere, located in the Bernard Weinger JCC in Northbrook. Stick around for dreidel competitions, cookie decorating, and of course a bonfire and s’mores!
December 22, 2022, 6 to 8 pm
Nosh your heart out this Hanukkah with latkes and libations at Bernard Weinger JCC in Northbrook. Mix and mingle with fellow 20’s and 30’s, listen to live music from the Sunflower Headlights, play games and eat some tasty Chinese food from P.F. Chang’s. If it’s not too cold… we’ll enjoy smores by the fire.
December 23, 2022, 4 to 6 pm
Drop-in for the ultimate dreidel competition! All are welcome to celebrate the sixth night of Hanukkah with arcade & lawn games, snacks, cookie decorating and arts & crafts.
December 24, 2022, All Day
Virtually stream film: JCC Chicago Jewish Film Festival presents the film “Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas,” an offbeat, irreverent musical documentary that tells the story of a group of Jewish songwriters, who wrote the soundtrack to Christianity’s most musical holiday.
December 25, 2022, 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Celebrate the last night of Hanukkah with JCC Chicago! Join Matthew Charnay, Manager of Family Engagement, for a Hanukkah story. Get cozy at home with your pajamas, grab your menorah, and light the final candle before listening to a Hanukkah story.