Friends of Richmond Hill Library Tree Lighting
Join other community members on the lawn of Richmond Hill Library along Hillside Avenue. Children will present holiday arts and crafts and help to decorate the Christmas tree.
When: December 15, 2011 at 4PM
Where: Richmond Hill Library, 118-14 Hillside Avenue, 718-849-7150,
Forest Hills Community Menorah Lighting
On December 21 from 6PM to 7PM, the Reform Temple of Forest Hills will dedicate its menorah and light the first candle.
When: 12/21 from 6PM-7PM
Where: The Reform Temple of Forest Hills, 71-11 112th Street Forest Hills, 718-261-2900
Rego Park Chanukah Public Menorah Lighting
The Chabad of Rego Park will again be hosting the lighting of a Giant 16-foot Menorah at the corner of Queens Boulevard and 67th Road, starting on Tuesday, December 20 at 5:30PM. There will be hot Latkes and refreshments as well as music.
When: December 20 at 5:30, and every weeknight at 5:30PM
Where: Corner of 67th Road and Queens Boulevard, 62-38 99 Street, 718-393-3085
Latkes and Lights
Join the Forest Hills Jewish Center as they light the first Chanukah Candle. There will be songs, storytelling, and yummy treats.
When: December 20 at 6PM
Where: The Forest Hills Jewish Center, 106-06 Queens Boulevard, 718-263-7000
Annual Chanukah Party
Join the Astoria Center of Israel at their annual shindig. There will be dreidl games, a play and, of course, tons of snacks. Bring your own menorah for communal candle lighting.
When: December 25 at 3PM
Where: Astoria Center of Israel, 27-35 Crescent Street, 718-278-2680,
Cost: Members $10, Non-members $12, Kids (6-12) $5
Chanukah Wonderland and Menorah Lighting
Spend the afternoon celebrating with Chabad Lubavitch of Northeast Queens. First, get crafty with amazing holiday crafts. Then hear Chanukah stories and participate in other activities. Then watch as they light a giant menorah. End your day with a movie and a raffle. Throughout the day, partake in traditional snacks.
When: December 25, 3PM-6PM
Where: Chabad Lubavitch of Northeast Queens, 212-12 26th Avenue, 718-279-1457