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Bridgewater JCC Holds Annual Hanukkah Party

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center, in Bridgewater, held its annual Hanukkah party Wednesday to celebrate the Festival of Lights that begins Dec. 24.

With a menorah, potato pancakes, dreidel crafts and quiz show entertainment, hundreds turned out to enjoy the evening and celebrate the upcoming holiday.

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