Events Scene in Edmonds: Menorah lighting photo album December 1, 2013 344 0 Lighting the menorah. David Carlos was on hand as the Chabad Jewish Center of Snohomish County celebrated the Festival of Lights with the second annual public Menorah Lighting Ceremony in downtown Edmonds Sunday afternoon. Berel Paltiel, Rabbi of the Chabad Jewish Center of Snohomish County, adjusting his “Happy Chanukah” sign on his car. Edmonds Mayor Dave Earling, left, who spoke at the ceremony, visits with attendees prior to the menorah lighting. A father and son watch the event. Attendees light their own candles. Rabbi Paltiel speaks as his daughter watches.