Calendar

Sep
1
Sat
Monthly Mitzvah Project @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 1 – Sep 30 all-day

Monthly Mitzvah Project

Throughout the month of September, the MJCC and PJA communities will be collecting Back-to-School Items for Schoolhouse Supplies.

Items can be dropped off in the blue bin located in the MJCC Lobby.

Sep
15
Sat
Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photography @ Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University
Sep 15 – Dec 20 all-day
Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photography @ Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University | Salem | Oregon | United States

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art in Salem presents “Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photography from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation” through Dec. 20 in the Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery and the Maribeth Collins Lobby.

Drawn from one of the legendary contemporary print collections in the United States, “Witness” explores issues of race, identity and social justice in contemporary printmaking and photography. The exhibition has been organized by Portland art historian and scholar Elizabeth Bilyeu and explores four thematic sections: Stories and Histories, Pressures of Pop Culture, Challenging Expectations of Place and Unconventional Portraits. The exhibition features 82 prints by 40 nationally and internationally recognized artists, including Enrique Chagoya, Lalla Essaydi, Mildred Howard, Hung Liu, Nicola Lopez, Wendy Red Star (Apsáalooka), Roger Shimomura, Kara Walker and Marie Watt (Seneca).

LeRonn Brooks, an assistant professor of African and African American Studies at Lehman College of the City University of New York, will deliver an illustrated lecture on the theme of social justice in modern and contemporary art on September 29 at 5 p.m., Admission to this series of lectures is complementary and they will be held in the Paulus Lecture Hall at the Willamette University College of Law located at 245 Winter St. SE, Salem, Oregon.

Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University

Public contact: 503-370-6855 | museum-art@willamette.edu

Exhibition website: willamette.edu/go/witness

 

IMAGE: Roger Shimomura (American, b. 1939), “Nisei Trilogy: The Camps,” 2015, ed. 4/50, lithograph, 18 1/2 x 27 inches, Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer, 2015. 794b. Photo: Strode Photographic LLC

 

 

 

HEAD: Salem museum presents social justice print/photo exhibit

 

 

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art in Salem presents “Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photography from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation” through Dec. 20 in the Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery and the Maribeth Collins Lobby.

 

Sep
19
Wed
Havurah Shalom – Yom Kippur Services @ Tiffany Center
Sep 19 @ 9:30 am – 7:00 pm

Spend the day with us in prayer, meditation and contemplation for Yom Kippur. The full schedule is at tinyurl.com/HH-5779.

RSVP for child care by Aug. 24 at tinyurl.com/HavCC2018.

Yom Kippur Children’s Service at P’nai Or @ Unity of Portland
Sep 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Your children will celebrate Yom Kippur through music, movement, and joyful prayer. P’nai Or is Portland’s welcoming Jewish Renewal congregation.

Yom Kippur Children’s Service is 10am to 11pm downstairs, concurrent with all-age service happening upstairs at the same location during Yom Kippur.

Childcare is available the rest of the day, with advance registration to admin@pnaiorpdx.org.

Sponsor: P’nai Or of Portland

Temple Beth Tikvah Yom Kippur Morning Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Reservations are required (see website). If you are not a current TBT member and wish to attend any, or all, of the High Holy Days Services, we respectfully request a minimum donation of $150 per adult or $250 per family to help defray expenses.

Yom Kippur at Congregation Beth Israel @ Congregation Beth Israel
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Yom Kippur at Congregation Beth Israel

On Yom Kippur, our Traditional Service runs from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM in the Main Sanctuary.

Our Family Service takes place from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in Goodman Hall.

Early afternoon sees a moving schedule of programs:
Teen and Youth Group Programs in the Youth Lounge,
Talk Back with the Clergy at 1:00 PM in Pollin Chapel,
Music and Meditation at 1:00 PM in the Main Sanctuary, and a Study Session

Yom Kippur at P’nai Or @ Unity of Portland
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 8:30 pm

Open your heart with Jewish Renewal

Open the Gates and Enter the New Year at P’nai Or with Rabbi Hannah Laner and Rabbi Yitzhak Husbands-Hankin

Rabbi Hannah Laner is the new rabbi at P’ani Or at Portland. She has over 25 years of experience as rabbi and cantorial soloist, creating and leading services for High Holidays, Shabbat, and other holidays. She is a professional Jewish educator who infuses her teaching with a passionate love of Torah and tradition.

Yitzhak Husbands-Hankin is a composer, singer, cellist and guitarist. He served as a Hazzan and Rabbi for nearly forty years in the Jewish community of Eugene, Oregon, U.S.A. Music is at the very heart of his spiritual life and he seeks to connect with the transcendant realms of Spirit as well as the depths of the human heart through his music.

Everyone is welcome – Sliding scale donation – No ticket required
Childcare available by advance registration: www.pnaiorpdx.org

More information at www.pnaiorpdx.org or 503-248-4500

Havurah Shalom – Yom Kippur Family Service @ Tiffany Center
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am

This upbeat, brief and participatory holiday service is for the whole family! Enjoy stories and skits around the themes of the holiday, visuals, and lots of singing of prayers and contemporary songs.

RSVP at tinyurl.com/havfamyk2018.

Temple Beth Tikvah Yom Kippur Multi Generational Afternoon Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Families and individuals of all ages, with and without children are invited. Reservations are required (see website). If you are not a current TBT member and wish to attend any, or all, of the High Holy Days Services, we respectfully request a minimum donation of $150 per adult or $250 per family to help defray expenses.

A Unique Yom Kippur @ West Hills Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Kol Shalom Community for Humanistic Judaism invites you to a unique  interactive and moving service incorporating the wonderful, haunting Kol Nidrei sung by cantorial soloist David Maier and performed by cellist Jerry Bobbe.  All are Welcome.  Please join us for a pre-service discussion at 3:00 pm.

Reservations suggested, but not required.

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