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Hanukkah Candlelighting Ceremony Set for Dec. 23


Cedars-Sinai will host its annual public Hanukkah candlelighting ceremony on Monday, Dec. 23, at 5 p.m. in the Plaza Lobby. 

Staff and family members are invited to the ceremony, led by Rabbi Jason Weiner, senior rabbi and director of the Spiritual Care Department. Weiner will light a 4-foot metal menorah that was built and donated by a grateful former patient several years ago. The event also will feature live music, food and prizes.

Candlelighting for each night of the holiday, which runs Dec. 22-29, will be broadcast in patient rooms on Channel 50. It will air at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 22-29. Candlelighting will be shown on Channel 50 at 4 p.m. on Dec. 27, and at 6 p.m. on Dec. 28.