We are delighted to invite you and your family to celebrate


2020 / 5781 



at the Oxford University Chabad Society


Chanukah Friday Night Shabbat Dinner

Friday, 11 Dec, 7pm

At Chabad House, 75 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 1HR

RSVP: [email protected]

All are welcome!


MenorahBroad St.jpeg

Grand Menorah Lighting With Lord Mayor of Oxford

Guest of Honour

The Lord Mayor of Oxford Councillor Mark Lygo 

Join us for the first night lighting of the grand 12ft Menorah on Broad St.


Light & Fire Juggler Juggling John

Doughnuts, * Latkes * Hot chocolate * Music

Sunday, 13 Dec, 5pm

At Broad Street, outside Balliol College

Click here to RSVP (for track & tracing)

Strict social distancing will be closely monitored by covid marshals, as stipulated by Oxford City Council. Thank you for following the guidelines and keeping safe. 

Kindly supported by Oxford City Council and dedicated to the memory of Oxford Jewish community member, the late Oxford City Councillor and Fellow of Balliol College, Dr. Mike Woodin.


Donuts-2-1542639436.jpgThe grand Menorah lighting will be followed by a Covid-friendly 

Chanukah Party 

Sunday, 13 Dec, 5.45pm - 8pm

Klezmer music * Latke and pancake bar 

At the Slager Jewish student centre, 61 George st, Oxford, OX1 2BQ

Click here to RSVP (for track & tracing) 

All are welcome!


MenorahHappyChanukah.jpgGiant Menorah Lighting Every Night of Chanukah

On Broad Street, outside Balliol College

Thursday - Wednesday, 10-17 Dec

Lighting every night at 5pm

Lighting on Friday, 3pm

Saturday night 6pm 

Doughnuts served 


Haneirot.jpgVirtual Chanukah Musical Event 

with Menorah lighting and musicians from around the world

Tues, 15 Dec, 8pm-10pm

Ivor Goldberg - Shir - the “complete” Jewish music group playing music of the Jewish Diaspora and Israel: Klezmer, Israeli, Yiddish, Sephardi, Mizrahi, Ladino and Simcha.

Oxford Klezmer musician Matthew Faulk

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 836 1729 8986

Passcode: 649035

And more to be confirmed


Virtual Chanukah Food Craft Workshop 

Please join us for a virtual Chanukah Food Craft! We will be making super-cool dreidel chocolate bombs, listening to a Chanukah story and playing a short Chanukah quiz... Everything you need in the event pack, make sure you fill out the google form! See you then!

Wed, 16 Dec, 5pm

ZOOM ID : 898 1967 6452, you will get the password when you book


Chanukah Menorah

Click here to order a Menorah, candles, dreidel, doughnuts and more. Come by the Chabad House, 75 Cowley Road, tomorrow, Friday, 12-2pm or another time that suits you. Email: [email protected].


Chanukah Menorah and Candles

The Chabad Society has in stock Chanukiot / Menorah and candles. Please email [email protected] or come by the Slager Jewish student centre, Mon-Thurs, 12.30-2pm or Chabad House on Cowley Rd. 


Wishing you a happy Chanukah! 

Oxford Chabad Society