Hanukkah at WAM

Sunday, December 3
10 am–4 pm
FREE admission

Join us for our annual Hanukkah celebration, a free, fun day for the whole family. Enjoy performances, hands-on artmaking and LEGO building, a latke-making demonstration, and much more!

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  • Latke-making demonstration (and tasting!)
    11:30 am
  • Storytime with PJ Library
    Noon, 12:45 pm, and 2 pm
    Education wing, library
  • Puppet show: The Mystery of Hanukkah Harry
    With Anna Sobel and Talking Hands Theatre
    Conference Room
  • Musical performance: Shir Joy Chorus of Massachusetts
    2:30 pm
    Renaissance Court


  • Build a LEGO dreidel
    11 am–3 pm
    Education wing, studio 101
  • Stained glass coloring
    11 am–3 pm
    Education wing, studio 102
  • Joshua Meyer: Eight Approaches
    New art installation
    10 am–4 pm Lancaster Room
  • Dreidel games
    10 am–4 pm
    Lancaster Lobby
  • Scavenger hunt
    Win a dreidel prize!
    10 am–4 pm Available at the welcome desks

Food and shopping

  • Grub Guru Food Truck
    11 am–2 pm
    Lancaster Street entrance
  • Museum shop
    Members receive 20% off in December
    10 am–4 pm
A mother and her young daughter smile happily holding a colorful picture of a menorah Shir Joy Chorus singers during a performance

Hanukkah at WAM is presented in partnership with the Worcester JCC and the Jewish Federation of Central MA.

Free admission for Hanukkah at WAM is supported by Sandy Hubbard and Thomas J. Logan, and Saint-Gobain.

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