Menorah Lighting Held at Maryland Army Base

For the 5th year, a Chanukah Party and Menorah Lightning took place at Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland thanks to the efforts of Baltimore Shliach Rabbi Chesky Tenenbaum.

For the 5th year, thanks to the efforts of Maryland Shliach Rabbi Chesky Tenenbaum, director of the Jewish Uniformed Service Association of Maryland-Chabad, a Chanukah Party and Menorah Lightning took place at Aberdeen Proving Ground.

Joining the event was the Garrison Chaplain of APG, Chaplain MAJ Metz as well as soldiers and employees of the APG community. 

APG also has a beautiful 9ft. outdoor Menorah that is placed on one of the busiest streets of the base.

“The Jewish Uniformed Service Association would like to thank the APG Main Post Chapel for their support of the Jewish community of APG all year round,” Rabbi Tenenbaum said.

JUSA has planned 8 Chanukah events for the brave men and women in uniform and Veterans. To partner with JUSA and their important work go to,

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