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A Ripple Effect
3rd Annual Rabbi Bulka Chanukah Toy Drive
Now until December 5
Join us again to cheer up hundreds of children over Chanukah with a beautiful gift. Toys will be brought to children affected by loss trauma, illness & special needs and abilities.
Online donations appreciated; you may also buy a gift card or deliver a new gift to one of many locations including: Soloway JCC, Loblaws College Square, Torah Day School, Machzikei Hadas etc.
MORE INFO AND TO DONATE
Camp B'nai Brith
CBB Hanukkah Toy Drive in Partnership Chai Lifeline
Until Dec 3
CBB is excited to be partnering with Chai Lifeline for their Hanukkah Toy Drive. Simply purchase a new toy and drop it off (unwrapped) between November 15th - December 3rd. The drop off is in the west end of Ottawa.
CONTACT firstname.lastname@example.org or 514-947-5433
Ottawa-Wide Menorah Building Contest
ongoing to November 28
2 - 3 pm
Children, adults, families, and groups are building unique menorahs to show off their creativity throughout the month for this exciting competition. On Sunday November 28, we will showcase all the entries at a Zoom event and announce the winners. Zoom link will be emailed out to all registrants prior to the event. Amazing prizes like a hybrid bicycle, electric scooter, Foosball table, Lego sets, board games, and so much more will be given out for exceptional menorah designs.
Chabad of Centrepointe
7:30 - 10 pm
Come enjoy a delicious dinner with entertaining award-winning mentalist Lawrence Larouche at Shikun oz Seniors Apartments. This event is exclusively for members of Chabad of Centrepointe. Limited space is available. Please park on Bateman Drive. Cost: $15/person
All Covid19 protocols will be in place.
57 Bateman Drive
MUST RSVP TO email@example.com
Chanukah Beer Tasting
6:30 - 8:30 pm
In partnership with Shillow Beer Co, the Glebe Shul is proud to present our first ever Chanukah Beer Tasting! We are so excited to celebrate the miracle of Chanukah with you, while enjoying flights of delicious Shillow Beer, with the best Chanukah snacks! Proof of vaccination is required. Cost: $10 per person, by e-transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
Indoors at 1458 Cyrville Rd.
Sponsor: JFO Microgrants, The Glebe Shul, Shillow Beer Co.
Limited to first 30 people who RSVP HERE
Teen Chanukah Appreciation Event!
Chanukah party at Funhaven
7 - 9:30 pm
This event is exclusively for those teens that volunteer with A Ripple Effect.
Menorah lighting, arcade games, laser tag and much more!
Funhaven, 1050 Baxter Rd.
Jewish Public Servant Chanukah Party
7 - 9 pm
This event at Shillow Beer Company will be exclusive to public servants and feature catering by a Dashing Pinch, door prizes, a complementary beer and a speaker who will say a few words about antisemitism and the need to advocate for increased awareness of Jewish issues in the public service! Cost: $10
Sponsor: JFO Microgrants
1458 Cyrville Rd.
J.O.Y. Jewish Ottawa Youth
Chanukah Party, for teens in Grades 9 to 12
Dec. 4, 2021
Join us as we light up Chanukah in a fun, social and interactive evening while celebrating the 7th night of Chanukah. (Must be fully vaccinated to attend.)
Kehillat Beth Israel, 1400 Coldrey Ave.
RED-REGISTRATION here is mandatory due to limited space.
The Jewish Youth Library of Ottawa / Chabad of Westboro
Grand Menorah Lighting in Westboro
4 - 5 pm
For the first time ever, we invite everyone to a Grand Menorah Lighting in Westboro on the 8th night of Chanukah. City dignitaries will be in attendance to help light the Menorah and give greetings. Light refreshments will be provided with special Chanukah packages for the children along with live music and a fabulous Fire Show.
This event will take place outdoors (masks and social distancing) in the parking lot of our sponsor, Osgoode Properties at 1284 Wellington St. West
Kehillat Beth Israel
Virtual Family Chankkah Party
4 - 5 pm
Families with children 0-5 are invited to a super fun virtual party with cookie making, games, songs & candle lighting. $5/Household
Kadima Latke Making
5 - 6 pm
Youth in grades 5-8 are invited to make & enjoy delicious latkes in our kitchen with Laura, our Youth Engagement Professional. $5/Youth
Chanukah Glow Party
5:30 - 7 pm
Join Beit Tikvah's youth for a glow-in-the-dark chanukah party. Come dressed in neon, make chanukah crafts, and enjoy some delicious food! Limited spots available! *Proof of vaccination for ages 12+ is required. Cost $10.
REGISTER BY EMAIL email@example.com