Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Cincinnati Museum Center Winter Solstice Festival - Dec 22nd!

From the Cincinnati Museum Center and The Bimah:

The Cincinnati Museum center will host a Winter Solstice Festival on December 22nd in the Union Terminal Grand Rotunda from 11AM-2PM.

The recognizes holidays of different faiths and cultures that occur late fall through winter.  These holidays include Hanukkah, Diwali, St. Nicholas Day, Kwanza, and Spring Festival (lunar new year).  Included in the celebration is the construction of a giant Lego menorah, sponsored by the Chabad Jewish Center which will also be presenting Chanukah crafts, snacks, and a special presentation by the Chabad Hebrew School Choir.

The event is free and open to the public.  Parking is available for $6.

1 comment:

  1. "I saw this picture in the school library where someone's face was all made up of fruits and vegetables," my son said. "Would be cool to have one of those in my room."
    He and I searched for art about "vegetables" in and immediately found this one,, by Giuseppe Arcimboldo, which fits the bill to the nearest pear.