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Celebrate Hanukkah with the J

JCC Lights the Menorah on Fountain Square

December 22, 4:30pm
At Fountain Square, Downtown Cincinnati (520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202)

Join us as we celebrate Hanukkah downtown by lighting the menorah in Fountain Square, in partnership with Chabad of Southern Ohio.



Lots o’ Latkes

December 23, 5 – 6:30pm


Celebrate Hanukkah with families and friends at the JCC! Try a delicious latke (potato pancake) bar, make crafts, and enjoy festive Hanukkah music. The latke bar opens at 5pm, with a menorah lighting and Hanukkah sing-along at 5:30pm. Dreidelman may even stop by to take Hanukkah selfies!


LatkepaloozaThree friends smiing

Ages 21 – 45
December 24, 8:00pm – 12:30am
Braxton Brewing Co. (27 W 7th St, Covington, KY 41011)

Skip dinner and a movie and come party with new friends and old this Christmas Eve! Join the Jewish Federation’s Young Adult Division and Mayerson JCC for this annual event. No cover, great drinks and kosher nosh will be provided.


FlagInternational New Year’s Eve

December 31, 12 – 5pm
At the Cincinnati Museum Center (1301 Western Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45203)

Visit the J at the Israel booth, and learn about New Year traditions in other countries as the clock strikes ‘midnight’ in that part of the world.