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ALEFBET: Tapestries of Grisha Bruskin 11:00 am
ALEFBET: Tapestries of Grisha Bruskin @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Jun 11 @ 11:00 am – Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm
ALEFBET: The Alphabet of Memory OJMCHE’s inaugural exhibit in the main gallery features a visually stunning collection of works by Russian Jewish artist Grisha Bruskin, who is featured in Russia’s pavilion at this year’s Venice...
Monthly Mitzvah Project
Monthly Mitzvah Project @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 1 – Sep 30 all-day
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.
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Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 10:00 am
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meet in the MAIN service (Stampfer Chapel or Main Sanctuary) for the beginning of the Torah service, and then come out with your friends for a fun and active lesson on the Torah portion (parsha)...
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Grade 10:15 am
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Grade @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Sep 2 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Join other families for prayer, singing, conversation and fun followed by an indoor picnic style lunch.
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Neveh Shalom’s Back To Shul Celebration 12:00 pm
Neveh Shalom’s Back To Shul Celebration @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for music, food and fun at our annual BBQ on the Plaza! Time to reconnect with friends and opportunities for students to meet ALIYAH K-6 teachers and Foundation School (18 mo. – pre-K)...
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Big Truck Day 10:00 am
Big Truck Day @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Fun for the whole family! Come out to see police vehicles, fire trucks, limos, race cars, construction trucks and more! There will also be food stations, games, live music and other activities. Free and open...
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OJMCHE Exhibit Tours 1:00 pm
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
OJMCHE has exhibition tours every Wednesday at 1 pm. Tours are free with admission and members, of course, can always visit for free. Come early or stay after and enjoy lunch in the museum’s Lefty’s...
Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a fun, introductory Israeli dance class. All levels are welcome. Six people needed to run class. Register code: CG401 Register: oregonjcc.org/registration
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Happiness Talks with Sharon Rose 2:00 pm
Happiness Talks with Sharon Rose @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn about happiness through science, philosophy, religion, and psychology. Sharon Rose, retired college educator, share strategies to make our lives more content. Free and open to the community
Meditations of the Heart with Sarah Rohr 7:30 pm
Meditations of the Heart with Sarah Rohr @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Sep 7 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join Sarah Rohr on Thursday evenings from 7:30-8:30 at Neveh Shalom as she guides you through physical movements and practices to explore, compliment and exalt your heartfelt prayers. For both beginners and students with experience....
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Day of Dignity 12:00 pm
Day of Dignity @ NW Park Blocks ("Elephant Park")
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Day of Dignity @ NW Park Blocks ("Elephant Park")
On Sunday, September 10, JFCS will once again partner with Islamic Social Services of Oregon and other local nonprofits to hold the annual Day of Dignity. Each year, we serve 500 to 600 homeless people...
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OJMCHE Exhibit Tours 1:00 pm
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Sep 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
OJMCHE has exhibition tours every Wednesday at 1 pm. Tours are free with admission and members, of course, can always visit for free. Come early or stay after and enjoy lunch in the museum’s Lefty’s...
2nd Annual Taste of Giving 6:00 pm
2nd Annual Taste of Giving @ Lagunitas Community Room
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 Taste of Giving is an annual event designed to showcase the grant making of the OJCF Giving Council and build our community. Join us and other young professionals involved in community work for an evening of...
Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a fun, introductory Israeli dance class. All levels are welcome. Six people needed to run class. Register code: CG401 Register: oregonjcc.org/registration
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Nosh and Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen 3:00 pm
Nosh and Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A monthly discussion covering a wide range of topics that draw on our experiences. Topic: The Evolution of Jewish Law At the Cafe at the J Free and open to the community In partnership with...
Rivkah & Nica’s Dream Jazz 6:00 pm
Rivkah & Nica’s Dream Jazz @ The 1905
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm
Rivkah & Nica's Dream Jazz @ The 1905
Jewish Jazz drummer Rivkah Ross will perform with the all-female Nica’s Dream jazz group. Rivkah currently sits on the board of Beth Israel’s Jews Next D’or. Rivkah began to play drums after being inspired by a...
Meditations of the Heart with Sarah Rohr 7:30 pm
Meditations of the Heart with Sarah Rohr @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Sep 14 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join Sarah Rohr on Thursday evenings from 7:30-8:30 at Neveh Shalom as she guides you through physical movements and practices to explore, compliment and exalt your heartfelt prayers. For both beginners and students with experience....
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Rosh Hashanah Shaba-lah Shabbat 3:30 pm
Rosh Hashanah Shaba-lah Shabbat @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 15 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us and other young families for special Shabbat filled with stories, singing and of course apples and honey! Free and open to the community
North Coast Shabbat 8:00 pm
North Coast Shabbat @ Bob Chisholm Center
Sep 15 @ 8:00 pm
The first service for the North Coast Shabbat group will be held on Friday, March31 at 8:00 pm at the Bob Chisholm Center in Seaside. Services are usually held on the last Friday of the...
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Tiferet Shabbat 9:15 am
Tiferet Shabbat @ Congregation Shaarie Torah
Sep 16 @ 9:15 am – 12:15 pm
Please join Congregation Shaarie Torah for a special Shabbat morning service. At this service, we will include new melodies, explore the service with some reflections on the prayers themselves, and chant according to the Triennial cycle...
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 10:00 am
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meet in the MAIN service (Stampfer Chapel or Main Sanctuary) for the beginning of the Torah service, and then come out with your friends for a fun and active lesson on the Torah portion (parsha)...
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Grade 10:15 am
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Grade @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Sep 16 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Join other families for prayer, singing, conversation and fun followed by an indoor picnic style lunch.
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Selichot Service 8:00 pm
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Selichot Service @ Havurah Shalom
Sep 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
All are welcome at Havurah Shalom’s High Holiday Services – no tickets, no charge. Our Selichot Service on Saturday, Sept. 16, will be led by Rabbi Benjamin Barnett at Havurah Shalom. More information about Havurah’s...
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Yom Limmud: A Community Day of Learning 12:30 pm
Yom Limmud: A Community Day of Learning @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 17 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Please join us as we come together to learn together! It’s the start of the school year and the perfect time for us to learn together! There will be two tracks, one for educators in...
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Mah Jongg 10:30 am
Mah Jongg @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! Register at: www.oregonjcc.org/registration Registration code:  CG 100
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Rosh Hashanah with Rabbi Goldie Milgram & Chazan Bruce Morris 6:30 pm
Rosh Hashanah with Rabbi Goldie Milgram & Chazan Bruce Morris @ Unity Portland
Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm – Sep 22 @ 4:00 pm
Please celebrate High Holy Days at P’nai Or. Services will be led by Rabbi Goldie Milgram and Chazan Bruce Morris​. No charge for seats. Erev Rosh Hashanah: Wednesday, Sept. 20, 6:30 p.m. at Unity of...
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours 1:00 pm
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
OJMCHE has exhibition tours every Wednesday at 1 pm. Tours are free with admission and members, of course, can always visit for free. Come early or stay after and enjoy lunch in the museum’s Lefty’s...
Erev Rosh Hashanah Service 7:00 pm
Erev Rosh Hashanah Service @ West Hills Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
Join Kol Shalom Community for Humanistic Judaism for a  warm welcoming, human-centered, inspiring ceremony which reflects the great Jewish traditions and offers a meaningful alternative for all Jews and intercultural families. – All bodies are welcome. Oneg...
Temple Beth Tikvah Erev Rosh Hashana Service 7:00 pm
Temple Beth Tikvah Erev Rosh Hashana Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm
Non members are asked for a $150 donation per person or $250 per family for the High Holy Days.  If this is a financial hardship, let us know.
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Erev Rosh Hashanah Service 8:00 pm
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Erev Rosh Hashanah Service @ Tiffany Center
Sep 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
All are welcome at Havurah Shalom’s Erev Rosh Hashanah Service. No tickets or payments are required. Please join us! More information about Havurah’s High Holidays services can be found at havurahshalom.org-high holidays.
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Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Rosh Hashanah Day 1 Services 9:30 am
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Rosh Hashanah Day 1 Services @ Tiffany Center
Sep 21 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
All are welcome at Havurah Shalom’s Rosh Hashanah Services on Sept. 21. No tickets or payments are required. Please join us! 9:30 am – Rosh Hashanah Morning Service – Shacharit 9:30 am – Family Service...
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Rosh Hashanah Family Service 9:30 am
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Rosh Hashanah Family Service @ Tiffany Center
Sep 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Rosh Hashanah Family Service (for children ages 0-10 and their parents) Tiffany Center, Second Floor, Crystal Room West This upbeat, brief and participatory holiday service is for the whole family! Enjoy stories and skits around...
Temple Beth Tikvah Rosh Hashanah Service 10:00 am
Temple Beth Tikvah Rosh Hashanah Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Non Members are asked to donate $150 per individual or $250 per family for the High Holy Day services.  Let us know if this is a hardship.
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Tashlich Service on East Side of Portland 4:00 pm
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Tashlich Service on East Side of Portland @ Sellwood Riverfront Park, Picnic Area B
Sep 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Let go of our accumulated sins and transgressions by symbolically casting away breadcrumbs at Sellwood Riverfront Park. Following first day services for Rosh Hashanah, we’ll meet for a musical Tashlich ceremony and meditate on where...
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Tashlich Service on West Side of Portland 4:00 pm
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Tashlich Service on West Side of Portland @ Commonwealth Lake Park
Sep 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Tashlich Service at Commonwealth Lake Park, SW Huntington Ave and SW Butner Rd, Portland Map at tinyurl.com/HavTashWest We’ll gather at the picnic tables on the east side of Huntington next to the play structure. Bring...
Temple Beth Tikvah Tashlich Family Fun and Picnic 4:00 pm
Temple Beth Tikvah Tashlich Family Fun and Picnic @ Pioneer Park
Sep 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is a free event but reservations are required.
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Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Services 9:00 am
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Services @ Tiffany Center
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
All are welcome at Havurah Shalom’s Rosh Hashanah Services on Sept. 22. No tickets or payments are required. Please join us! 9:00 am – Shacharit 10:00 am – Torah Service 11:30 am – Shofar Service...
Free & Meaningful Holy Day Services 6:30 pm
Free & Meaningful Holy Day Services @ US Grant Park Hollywood Field
Sep 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
Free & Meaningful Holy Day Services @ US Grant Park Hollywood Field
Friday Night – September 22, 2017 – High Holy Day Services. Spiritual-Religious. Reflection. Community. NorthEast Portland. Free.   We are outside under a metal structure. (Dress warm.) Bring your own chair. And, open minds and hearts....
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Kevor Avot 2:00 pm
Kevor Avot @ Pilot Butte Cemetery, Bend OR
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
 
Kevor Avat 3:00 pm
Kevor Avat @ Dechutes Memorial Gardens
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
 
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Mah Jongg 10:30 am
Mah Jongg @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! Register at: www.oregonjcc.org/registration Registration code:  CG 100
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OJMCHE Exhibit Tours 1:00 pm
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
OJMCHE Exhibit Tours @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
OJMCHE has exhibition tours every Wednesday at 1 pm. Tours are free with admission and members, of course, can always visit for free. Come early or stay after and enjoy lunch in the museum’s Lefty’s...
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Meditations of the Heart with Sarah Rohr 7:30 pm
Meditations of the Heart with Sarah Rohr @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Sep 28 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join Sarah Rohr on Thursday evenings from 7:30-8:30 at Neveh Shalom as she guides you through physical movements and practices to explore, compliment and exalt your heartfelt prayers. For both beginners and students with experience....
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Yom Kippur with Rabbi Goldie Milgram & Chazan Bruce Morris 6:30 pm
Yom Kippur with Rabbi Goldie Milgram & Chazan Bruce Morris @ Unity of Portland
Sep 29 @ 6:30 pm – Sep 30 @ 8:00 pm
Please celebrate High Holy Days at P’nai Or. Services will be led by Rabbi Goldie Milgram and Chazan Bruce Morris​. No charge for seats. Rabbi Goldie Milgram is best known as the “rebbe-on-the-road,” for her...
Temple Beth Tikvah Kol Nidre Service 7:00 pm
Temple Beth Tikvah Kol Nidre Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Non Members are asked to donate $150 per individual or $250 per family for the High Holy Day services.  Let us know if this is a financial hardship
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Kol Nidre Service 8:00 pm
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Kol Nidre Service @ Tiffany Center
Sep 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
All are welcome at Havurah Shalom’s Kol Nidre Service on Sept. 29. No tickets or payments are required. Please join us! More information about Havurah’s High Holidays services can be found at havurahshalom.org-high holidays.
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Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Yom Kippur Services 9:30 am
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Yom Kippur Services @ Tiffany Center
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 7:30 pm
All are welcome at Havurah Shalom’s Yom Kippur Services on Sept. 30. No tickets or payments are required. Please join us! 9:30 am – Shacharit 9:30 am – Family Service (w/children ages 0-10) ends at...
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Yom Kippur Family Service 9:30 am
Havurah Shalom High Holidays – Yom Kippur Family Service @ Tiffany Center
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Yom Kippur Family Service (for children 0-10 and their families) Tiffany Center, Second Floor, Crystal Room West This upbeat, brief and participatory holiday service is for the whole family! Enjoy stories and skits around the...
Temple Beth Tikvah Yom Kippur Morning Service 10:00 am
Temple Beth Tikvah Yom Kippur Morning Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Non Members are asked to donate $150 per individual or $250 per family for the High Holy Day services.  Let us know if this is a financial hardship.
Temple Beth Tikvah Yom Kippur Multi-Generational Afternoon Service 3:00 pm
Temple Beth Tikvah Yom Kippur Multi-Generational Afternoon Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Families and individuals of all ages are welcome, with or without children.  Non members are asked to donate $150 per individual or $250 per family for the High Holy Day services.  Let us know if...
A “Yum” Yom Kippur 4:00 pm
A “Yum” Yom Kippur @ West Hills Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship
Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kol Shalom Community for Humanistic Judaism invites you to an interactive and moving service incorporating the wonderful, haunting Kol Nidrei sung by cantorial soloist David Maier and then performed by cellist Jerry Bobbe.  -All bodies...
Temple Beth Tikvah Yizkor Memorial Service 4:30 pm
Temple Beth Tikvah Yizkor Memorial Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 30 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
 
Temple Beth Tikvah Neilah Concluding Service 5:15 pm
Temple Beth Tikvah Neilah Concluding Service @ First Presbyterian Church
Sep 30 @ 5:15 pm – 5:30 pm
 

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