UPDATE (11:30 a.m.)—On Thursday, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown lit the shamash lamp, and Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz lit the three lamps on the menorah at The Chanukah House in Pikesville.
About 200 people attended the menorah lighting ceremony that marked the third night of Chanukah.
The lighting Friday—the fourth night, Shabbos—will be held at about 4:15 p.m., before Shabbat candles are lit.
The Chanukah House yard is open for browsing during each of the eight days of Chanukah, as well as through the end of December.
each evening, at 6721 Greenspring Ave. in Pikesville.
Yitz Fleischman, the homeowner, has entered his house in Patch's Deck The House competition. If he gets the most votes, he could win $100,000 for our public schools!
Voting is easy. Visit his entry on Patch, and press the red button. You can also enter the contest from this site.
Editor's Note: The original time listed for the menorah lighting Friday has been changed, in order to light the candle in time for Shabbat.