Chanukah 2020

Celebrate Chanukah with the SPS community! All events will be virtual.

Click here to view the instructions and blessings for lighting Chanukah candles.

Scroll down for a full list of SPS Chanukah Programming!
Email for the Zoom password.

Saturday, December 12

5:00 PM: Havdalah and Chanukah Celebration Patrons Event

5:30 PM: Celebration of Past Presidents

Email Abby Johnson at to RSVP

Tot Chanukah: Virtual Chanukah Puppet Show and Puppetry Workshop presented by WonderSpark Puppets

Sunday, December 13 at 10:30 AM

RSVP to Alyssa Schwager at

Rededicating Ourselves to Judaism: A Chanukah Remix with Rabbi Ain, Cantor Kanfer, and Professor Roberta Rosenthal Kwall

Tuesday, December 15 at 7:30 PM

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 973 7310 8030
Call-In Number: 646-876-9923

JRS Candle Lighting

Wednesday, December 16 at 4:45 PM

Email Alyssa Schwager at for the Zoom login.

Young Professionals Chanukah Celebration

Wednesday, December 16 at 8:00 PM

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 918 2458 2835
Call-In Number: 646-876-9923

WE ARE LIGHTS:Community Chanukah Concert 

Featuring Cantors Dan Singer of The Stephen Wise Free Synagogue,  Shiree Kidron of Congregation Or Olam, and Malachi Kanfer of Sutton Place Synagogue

Thursday, December 17 at 7:00 PM

Despite the distance, please join us as our communities come together in song and spirit from the four corners of the city for a memorable Chanukah concert featuring beloved and uplifting holiday musical selections. 

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 925 8894 6795
Call-in Number: 1 929 205 6099 US (New York)

IllumiNation: A National Virtual Chanukah Celebration in support of Masorti Olami

Thursday, December 17 at 8:30 PM

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 826 1244 2222 

IllumiNation Livestream: