Naomi Rivera Celebrates Chanukah
New York State Assemblywoman Naomi Rivera (D-Bronx) has made vast strides in bringing the Bronx community together as a whole, especially during times of celebration for our most cherished holidays, and this holiday season is no different.
Assemblywoman Naomi Rivera in collaboration with ORT America & the Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway will host a Chanukah festival party celebrating the Jewish Holiday of the Festival of Lights. This event will take place at the Cruger Avenue Synagogue on Sunday, December 13th, 2009 and will start at 12:00PM.
Assemblywoman Naomi Rivera stated “As Chanukah begins, let us take the time to wish the Jewish community a peaceful and healthy holiday. This celebration is an opportunity for us to enjoy the warmth that the holiday season brings upon us. I invite all of my constituents to come and share in this holiday joy.”
Families of all faiths and denominations are welcomed to attend. It will be a day filled with song, dance, fun, and merriment. Come enjoy as the story of Chanukah is retold in song and music. There will be free kosher refreshments provided for all that attend. A good time will be shared by all.
The Cruger Avenue Synagogue is located at 2222 Cruger Avenue just above Pelham Parkway North. The Jewish Community Council of Pelham Parkway could be reached at 718-792-4744.