RSF Children’s Library celebrates Chanukah

The Rancho Santa Fe Library celebrated Chanukah with Rabbi Levi Raskin on Dec. 15. Children learned about the importance of olive oil in the holiday and helped make fresh olive oil to light menorah candles. Each child made their own wax candle and left with some Chanukah gelt (chocolate coins).

Chabad Jewish Center of RSF will present its annual Chanukah Celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 27 at The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe from 5-7 p.m. There will be a menorah lighting at 6 p.m. as well as ice skating, latkes, donuts, s’mores and hot chocolate. Admission is free although skate rental is $15. RSVP at – Karen Billing

There will also be a community menorah lighting on Thursday, Dec. 29 at Flower Hill Promenade at 4:30 p.m.