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Andy Franklin to Be Honored as Lamplighter for Pearl Street Menorah Lighting

Andy Franklin to Be Honored as Lamplighter for Pearl Street Menorah Lighting

Each year for over 20 years the Boulder Center for Judaism has lit a menorah for the community on the Pearl Street Mall. Each year a member of the community who has worked especially hard for Boulder’s Jews is asked to light that special community menorah and this year it is our pleasure to give that honor to Andy Franklin.

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Chanukah Celebrations for Kids and Teens

Chanukah Celebrations for Kids and Teens

The Boulder JCC is excited to celebrate Chanukah with you and your family. Please join us for one of our upcoming activities for families and teens Saturday December 9 and Sunday December 10.

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Second Annual Latkes and Lights Chanukah Celebration at JCC Denver Is Sunday December 3

Second Annual Latkes and Lights Chanukah Celebration at JCC Denver Is Sunday December 3

WHO: Staenberg-Loup Jewish Community Center (JCC Denver); local restaurants including KeepSake Colorado, Latke Love, Leven Deli Co., Rosenberg’s, Safta, Zaidy’s and more; guest judges including 9News meteorologist, Chris Bianchi, food blogger and writer, Kristina Vasquez, Colorado Public Radio host, Ryan Warner, state representative of House District 2, Steven Woodrow; and the greater Denver community. …

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PJ Library Offers Families Everything Necessary for A Lively, Entertaining And Enriching Chanukah

PJ Library Offers Families Everything Necessary for A Lively, Entertaining And Enriching Chanukah

This year, families are invited to turn to PJ Library for a treasure trove of free resources created to ensure Chanukah 2022 is a memorable one; included is an updated Chanukah Hub featuring printable recipes and activity ideas, book lists, a new story-based podcast and so much more!

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Celebrating Hannukah at Boulder as an Israeli!

Celebrating Hannukah at Boulder as an Israeli!

I have been a Shinshinit with JEWISHColorado for almost four months now, and I can tell you that when I ask the people I engage with what their favorite holiday is, most of the time, the answer is, “Hanukkah,” which is why I was very excited to celebrate my first Hanukkah here.

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My Hanukkah Present

My Hanukkah Present

I bought myself a Hanukkah present from Boulder Book Store (I do love to support our wonderful locally owned businesses!) of the magnificent two volume set recently published by Paul McCartney called The Lyrics: 1956 - Present... 

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Chanukah: I Have a Dream!

Chanukah: I Have a Dream!

For eight nights, starting with the twenty-fifth of the month of Kislev, Jews celebrate the 165 BCE victory of the Maccabees, a brave troop of priest-warriors that vanquished the mighty Syrian-Greeks.

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