When December 16, 2017 at 6:00 pm EST 3 hrs
Contact Carol Reingold [email protected] 646-322-0239

Celebrate Kol Hai turning three years old and the fifth night of Chanukah. Bring your menorahs and candles — we will light together — and a veggie potluck dish to share.

Want to bring latkes or volunteer in some other way? Please, sign-up here.

And we need you to RSVP (below) please. Suggested donation (collected at the door) is $20/person. NOTAFLOF*.


5 pm Set-up crew arrive
5:30 Doors open
6:00 Havdalah and Hanukkah Teachings
6:20 Candle Lighting and Meditation
6:30 Songs
6:45 Food (potluck dinner) and Schmooze
7:05 Darshan
7:35 Ask for help with clean-up; games (dreidel), dancing
9:00 Clean-up

 *No One Turned Away For Lack Of Funds.

 Our KOL HAI Chanukah Gathering is the perfect place for our community to give to the greater community in need.  

Hunger is a very real phenomenon in Ulster County. Please bring a bag of non-perishable groceries to our Chanukah celebration and one of our members will make arrangements to bring our contributions to our local Food Pantries. 

Food Pantry Suggestions
Fresh Produce

  • potatoes
  • sweet potatoes
  • winter squash
  • carrots
  • apples
  • celery
  • containers of salad greens 

Non-perishable Items

  • canned and/or dried beans
  • rice
  • pasta
  • oatmeal
  • canned tuna/salmon
  • tomato sauce
  • peanut or almond butter
  • olive oil
  • nuts


  • Toilet paper
  • laundry detergent
  • toothpaste 
  • shampoo
  • diapers
  • tampons/sanitary napkins
  • cleaning supplies 
Will you come?