Celebrate the Festival of Lights in Largo with fun events and delicious recipes.
This year, Hanukkah begins on the evening of Saturday, Dec. 8, and ends a week later on Sunday, Dec. 16. According to Chabad.org, Hanukkah starts on the Hebrew calendar date of 25 Kislev and lasts for eight days. For those of us who aren't attuned to the Jewish calendar, that translates to sundown on Saturday, Dec. 8. Largo area Hanukkah celebrations include Chanukah on Ice at Westfield Countryside Mall on Dec. 9 from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. and a Grand Menorah Lighting on Clearwater Beach on Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 6 p.m. Here's more information from the Chabad of Pinellas County website. Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights, commemorates the story of the Maccabean Revolt against Syrian rulers in present day Israel 2,300 years ago. …
Here's when and where to find your favorite holiday specials and movies on TV this week. Which does your family like best?
- HOLIDAY GUIDE
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer won't replay on television again this holiday season, but it's not too late to catch some other favorite holiday specials. Whether you sit down and watch the programs live or set your DVR so the grandkids can tune in when they're in town, Patch has you covered. Check out our list of holiday-specific programming below (we checked it twice), and be sure to vote for your favorite holiday special in our poll. Looking for something else on TV? You can find a complete schedule of college bowl games at SportingNews, or full local listings of everything that's playing this week at TVListings.aol.com. 5 p.m. 7 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 8 p.m. 9 p.m. 10 p.m. 5 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 7 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 8 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 9 p.m. 6 p.m. 8 p.…