Menorah lighting planned in Westport

Westporters will celebrate the coming of Hanukkah Wednesday night with a giant outdoor menorah lighting at the Compo Acres Shopping center. The free, family-friendly event, at 333 Post Road West in front of Wachovia Bank, will include live music, hot latkes, Hanukkah gelt and dreidels. The menorah, with lighting ceremony at 7 p.m. Wednesday, will be displayed Dec. 1 through 10.

For more information, call (203) 635-4118.