Night of Hanukkah Programming

Dec 5, 2018

Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, 9 PM - 12 AM  

Once again, 88.1 WVPE, with support from the Jewish Federation of St. Joseph Valley, presents three hours of programming to commemorate the annual festival of lights.


9 PM Hannukah Lights

A perennial NPR favorite, Hanukkah Lights features all new Hanukkah stories. written by R.L. Maizes, Lia Pripstein, Elisa Albert, and Ellen Orleans. Read by hosts Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.  

10 PM Eternal Echoes for Hanukkah

Violinist Itzhak Perlman and Jewish music scholar and performer Hankus Netsky join host James David Jacobs for an hour of songs and stories celebrating the holiday known as "The Festival of Lights." 


11 PM Hanukkah: A Great Miracle Happened There

A conversation between Rabbi Ismar Schorsch and Host Larry Josephson about the history, rituals and meaning of Hanukkah--and its importance in our time.