December 12 – December 19, 2017
The Beacon Building
427 Main Street, Beacon – NEW LOCATION!!
5:30 pm every night, with exception of Friday, December 15 (4:45).
The story of Beacon is the story of a town coming through hard times with hope and dedication. Celebrating our community at the one-of-a-kind Beacon Bicycle Menorah!
Please note the new location this year!
Hannukah Candle 1 – Tuesday, December 12: Celebrating Volunteers
Hannukah Candle 2 – December 13: Celebrating Educators
Hannukah Candle 3, December 14: Celebrating First Responders
Hannukah Candle 4, December 15 (4:45pm): Celebrating Children
Hannukah Candle 5, December 16: Celebrating Business Owners
Hannukah Candle 6, December 17: Celebrating Clergy
Hannukah Candle 7, December 18: Celebrating Activists
Hannukah Candle 8, December 19: Celebrating Artists & Musicians
Grateful thanks to sculptor Ed Benavente, the artist behind the Bicycle Menorah. In 2014, Rabbi Brent Spodek presented a maquette of the menorah at the White House’s Hannukah celebration. Image of the “mini bicycle menorah” is to the left.
Read about it here: http://philipstown.info/2014/12/26/beacon-rabbi-celebrates-hanukkah-white-house/
Visit beaconhebrewalliance.org for more information on this event, the BHA and their programs.