Nov. 27, 2012
Jackie Oppenheimer leads a Hanukkah Storytelling session at the 2011 event
-- A special Hanukkah singing presentation and storytelling for children will be featured at the 19th annual Hanukkah Celebration to be held 6:00pm to 7:00pm, Thursday, December 6, 2012 at Schnucks Ladue Crossing
shopping center, I-170 at Ladue Road. The event will take place at the Barnes & Noble Booksellers.
The Hanukkah Celebration features students of the H.F. Epstein Hebrew Academy Choir, led by Rabbi Dan Morris, performing a number of Hanukkah songs and Rabbi Avi Greene, Headmaster of Epstein, and Jackie Oppenheimer, a former teacher at Epstein, leading youngsters in a Hanukkah story telling session.
All children will receive a free gift of traditional Hanukkah chocolate “gelt” (gold coins). Hanukkah begins the evening of December 8 and is an eight-day celebration of the Festival of Lights.
The Hanukkah Celebration is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the friendly merchants at Schnucks Ladue Crossing
including Schnucks, Barnes & Noble, Cobblestone Shoe Repair, Creve Coeur Camera, Crown Optical, Fannie May,
Globe Cleaners, Great Clips, Jenny Craig, Ladue Nails, Maggie Moo’s, Old Navy, Oreck Clean Home,
Pew Wei Asian Diner, Spicer’s, and Treats Unleashed. The event is hosted by The DESCO Group, the developer and property management company for the center.
For more information about the Hanukkah Celebration call Solomon/Turner at 314-205-0800.