Community Chanukah Celebration at the JCC on Dec. 13

The annual Community Chanukah Celebration, which is being co-sponsored by the Jewish Community Center and the Jewish Federation of Greater Binghamton, will take place at the JCC, 500 Clubhouse Rd., Vestal, on Wednesday, December 13, from 5:15-7 pm.
The evening will begin with the Chanukah torch walk during which children and teens from the community will lead a procession of lights from the entrance of Temple Israel’s parking lot to the front of the JCC. There will be a brief ceremony with music and recitations, after which there will be performances by the JCC Early Childhood Center and Hillel Academy, as well as a showing of the annual community Chanukah video, all in the JCC’s Auditorium. 
The torch walk will take place from 5:15-5:30 pm, followed by entertainment from 5:30-6 pm, at which time the food buffet will open. Food tickets will be sold for $8 per person, $6 for seniors and children, with a family maximum of $28, and will include holiday food and more. There will be games, face painting and arts and crafts, as well as dreidels and chocolate gelt while they last. 
Reservations are appreciated and can be made by calling the JCC office at 724-2417.