Tag: Hanukkah

  • Giving Experiences As Gifts

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on December 22, 2016 | Share

    It’s easy to feel pressured into running through your savings during the holidays. The ones you love surround you, and seeing their faces light up seems to make the cost worth it. But the price tag doesn’t have to be so steep to make Hanukkah memorable. The recent trend of giving experiences instead of gifts attests to the desire to…

  • Finding Your Hanukkah Recipes

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on December 08, 2016 | Share

    There’s no denying that food brings people together. According to writer Anne Kaplan, “traditional foodways prove to be intrinsic to the way a particular group views itself and its relation to others…” This means that the latkes Bubbe makes officially have special powers. Despite this, it always helps to have a few recipes up your sleeve! In honor of the…

  • Let’s Get Crafty: Creating for Hanukkah

    Posted by Mayerson JCC on November 10, 2016 | Share

    With the holiday season right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to slow down and make your day meaningful. Crafting as a family can give children confidence, strengthen relationships, and create lasting memories. While we encourage you to join us for our upcoming Lego Menorah Building, we wanted to share some ideas for crafting at home. Thanks to…