December 17, 2009 

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Hanukkah day puts kid-friendly spin on holiday

Jessica Cantarelli/ staff reporter 12/13/09 10:28 PM 52 hits


The Lubavitch Chabad of Northbrook welcomed families to Hanukkah Family Fun Day on Dec. 13 at the center in Northbrook.

The evnet included a variety of kid-friendly, Hanukkah-themed activities including an olive press to learn how to make olive oil, cookie decorating, crafts, face painting, Jewish Jeopardy games, music and more.

The Chabad is also hosting a Menorah lighting ceremony and parade at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at the center, 755 Huehl Rd., Northbrook. The community is welcome to come and watch Northbrook's largest menorah get lit for the holiday.

— photos by Jessica Cantarelli

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