Hannukah & 50th Anniversary of Ames Jewish Congregation

Local Talk reporters revisit the festival of Hannukah at the synagogue of the Ames Jewish Congregation. Members of the Jewish community explain the Hannukah story and the principles of Judaism. They also describe how the Ames Jewish Congregation began 50 years ago this year (at a Hannukah party) and grew with the help of churches in the area.

    Guests:
  • John Pleasants, cantor for Ames Jewish Congregation
  • Sally Lepan, religious education instructor and former director of religious education for Ames Jewish Congregation
  • Hannah & David Gradwohl, members of the Ames Jewish Congregation
  • Rachel & Gabby Wiesman, members of the Ames Jewish Congregation
  • Cliff Bergman, member of the Ames Jewish Congregation
  • Irving Melcher, member of Ames Jewish Congregation

Originally broadcast 12/17/2012
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