Menorahs and Miracles

December 4, 2022 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm


Bring the whole family to this popular Hanukkah celebration!

Sunday, December 4
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (afternoon session only)

Take joy in sharing your own culture or discovering the traditions of Hanukkah with friends and neighbors in this partnership event with JCC Los Gatos. Make celebratory candles, watch a storytime in Hebrew, Russian, and English, and enjoy songs performed by Yavneh Day School students. Go on a miracle scavenger hunt, experience a glow-in-the dark dance party in the theatre, and savor a traditional Hanukkah treat!

Learn about the phases of the moon during the celebration of Hanukkah with artist Jeffrey Warwick as he shares his “Lunar Hanukkah Menorahs”, or “Hanukkiahs.”

In partnership with Addison-Penzak JCC, PJ Library, and Yavneh Day School



Hanukkah Story Time


This program was made possible, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San Jose.

Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose is supported in part by an American Rescue Plan Act grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support general operating expenses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.