Chanukah events start this weekend in Milford

The Hebrew Congregation of Woodmont/Chabad will hold three Chanukah events during the holiday, the first in Milford this weekend.

A menorah lighting and laser light show will take place Sunday, Dec. 6, at 5 p.m., on the Milford Green. After the show, there will latkes, hot cider, dreidel games, and crafts for children at an indoor office location on the Green.

Another menorah lighting will take place Tuesday, Dec. 8, at 6:30 p.m. at Oronoque Country Club, 385 Oronoque Lane, Stratford. There will be a chocolate fountain, latke bar and entertainment.

On Sunday, Dec. 13, at 3 p. m. there will be a ceremony at the Westfield CT Post Mall, Macy's Court, lower level. There will be an interactive olive oil workshop — make olive oil from scratch. Following the workshop, a grand menorah lighting will be held with local dignitaries in attendance. There also will be donuts and music.

There is no charge for any of the events. For more information or to RSVP, email or visit