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Art Gallery Exhibit: Boris Uan-Zo-li
Art Gallery Exhibit: Boris Uan-Zo-li @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Jul 5 – Sep 7 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibit: Boris Uan-Zo-li @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center | Portland | Oregon | United States
Boris Uan-Zo-li’s artwork reflects his fascinating life, big, bold, varied and colorful. His work is abstract, but his figures are identifiable like the portraits of Woody Allen and personal hero Bob Dylan. Boris was born...
Monthly Mitzvah Project
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.
Havurah Shalom – Rosh Hashanah Day 1 Services 9:30 am
Havurah Shalom – Rosh Hashanah Day 1 Services @ Tiffany Center
Sep 1 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Havurah Shalom’s High Holiday services are open to all. Join us for vibrant, egalitarian, diverse, engaging services. Our full High Holidays schedule is at tinyurl.com/HH-5779. RSVP for child care by Aug. 24 at tinyurl.com/HavCC2018.
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First Summer Sundays: Free Public Tours of the Oregon Holocaust Memorial 1:00 pm
First Summer Sundays: Free Public Tours of the Oregon Holocaust Memorial @ OREGON HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL
Sep 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Please join OJMCHE for free public tours of the Oregon Holocaust Memorial. While the Oregon Holocaust Memorial is open during all park hours, on the first summer Sundays of July 1, Aug, 5, and Sept, 2,...
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Big Truck Day 10:00 am
Big Truck Day @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE! BIG TRUCK DAY MJCC Parking Lot Fun for the whole family! Come out to see and explore all different kinds of cool vehicles! There will also be food stations, crafts, live music...
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Mah Jongg for Beginners 10:30 am
Mah Jongg for Beginners @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Beginners Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! Registration Information: CG403, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85. First class on Aug. 14 will be held in...
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 4 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players Take your game to the next level with other intermediate players. Registration Information: CG404, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85. In the Cafe at the J. No class on September 11.
Older But Wiser Story Tellers 7:00 pm
Older But Wiser Story Tellers @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 4 @ 7:00 pm
Five members of the Rose Schnitzer Manor writing class, Older But Wiser, have spent a year learning the art of storytelling. Each will present a 5-7 minute original true story about themselves. These stories are...
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Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 5 @ 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. The class starts July 11 and continues every Wednesday through Sept. 12. Cost: $100 Members +...
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Introduction to Judaism Course 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism Course @ various local synagogues
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This 18-week course is taught by members of The Oregon Board of Rabbis, representing a variety of Jewish affiliations. A carefully constructed curriculum includes Jewish history, life cycle events, holidays, ritual and daily practice, theology,...
Pianist David Rothman in Recital 7:00 pm
Pianist David Rothman in Recital @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm
Pianist David Rothman in Recital Piano virtuoso David Rothman tackles the masterworks of composers Ludwig van Beethoven and Frederic Chopin in a four-part concert series in September and December. David Rothman was born in Toronto,...
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Erev Rosh Hashanah Services at Congregation Beth Israel 5:00 pm
Erev Rosh Hashanah Services at Congregation Beth Israel @ Congregation Beth Israel
Sep 9 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Erev Rosh Hashanah Services at CBI Erev Rosh Hashanah will start with a 5:00 PM Tot Service in Goodman Hall for the youngest members of our community (and their grownups). Expect songs, stories, celebrations and...
Rosh Hashanah with Jewish Encounter Group 6:00 pm
Rosh Hashanah with Jewish Encounter Group @ Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join Rabbi Arthur Zuckerman, when he returns to Portland to lead Rosh Hashanah services. Services will be held in Pastoral Care Room 6 at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center. Service Schedule: Sept. 9, 6-8 pm...
Erev Rosh Hashanah @ P’nai Or 7:00 pm
Erev Rosh Hashanah @ P’nai Or @ Unity of Portland
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 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 with Chazan Baruch Morris. Rabbi Hannah Laner is the new...
Havurah Shalom – Erev Rosh Hashanah 7:30 pm
Havurah Shalom – Erev Rosh Hashanah @ Tiffany Center
Sep 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Havurah’s High Holidays services are open to all. Join us for vibrant, egalitarian, diverse, engaging services. Our full High Holidays schedule is at tinyurl.com/HH-5779.
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Rosh Hashanah Children’s Service @ P’nai Or 9:30 am
Rosh Hashanah Children’s Service @ P’nai Or @ Unity of Portland
Sep 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Shana Tova! Your children will celebrate the New Year through music, movement, and joyful prayer, P’nai Or is Portland’s welcoming Jewish Renewal congregation.  Rosh Hashanah Children’s Service will be downstairs, concurrent with all-age service happening...
Rosh Hashanah @ P’nai Or 10:00 am
Rosh Hashanah @ P’nai Or @ Unity of Portland
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 6:30 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...
Rosh Hashanah Services at Congregation Beth Israel 10:00 am
Rosh Hashanah Services at Congregation Beth Israel @ Congregation Beth Israel
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Rosh Hashanah Services at Congregation Beth Israel CBI’s Traditional Rosh Hashanah Service begins in the Main Sanctuary at 10:00 AM; Families with children aged thirteen or younger generally attend our Family Service, which begins at...
Havurah Shalom – Tashlich Service & Potluck 4:00 pm
Havurah Shalom – Tashlich Service & Potluck @ Commonwealth Lake Park
Sep 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
This Tashlich celebration is in addition to, not instead of, Havurah Shalom’s Tashlich service at Willamette Park on Sept. 16. We’ll gather at the picnic tables on the east side of SW Huntington, next to...
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Havurah Shalom – Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Services 9:30 am
Havurah Shalom – Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Services @ Havurah Shalom
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
This year, Havurah is holding Rosh Hashanah Day 2 services at Havurah Shalom, 825 NW 18th Ave., instead of the Tiffany Center. Childcare will be available, and the services will be followed by a catered...
Rosh Hashanah Day Two at P’nai Or 9:30 am
Rosh Hashanah Day Two at P’nai Or @ P'nai Or of Portland
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 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...
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Chai Baby + PJ Library Indoor Playground 10:00 am
Chai Baby + PJ Library Indoor Playground @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Chai Baby + PJ Library Indoor Playground For parents/caregivers and their children up to 5 years old. Play. Meet friends. Run. Have a Kosher snack. Sing + listen to stories. Have a blast! Second Wednesday...
R.B. Kitaj, A Jew, Etc., Etc. Exhibition Tour with Bruce Guenther 1:00 pm
R.B. Kitaj, A Jew, Etc., Etc. Exhibition Tour with Bruce Guenther @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a special tour of R.B. Kitaj, A Jew Etc., Etc. with Bruce Guenther, Adjunct Curator for Special Exhibitions. Free with admission; free for members!
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Nosh + Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen 3:00 pm
Nosh + Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Nosh + Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen A monthly discussion covering a wide range of topics that draw on our experiences. Thursday, September 13 Topic: Rosh Hashanah Learning Thursday, October 11 Topic: Noah and the...
Introduction to Judaism Course 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism Course @ various local synagogues
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This 18-week course is taught by members of The Oregon Board of Rabbis, representing a variety of Jewish affiliations. A carefully constructed curriculum includes Jewish history, life cycle events, holidays, ritual and daily practice, theology,...
Spilt Milk at Lake Theater 7:00 pm
Spilt Milk at Lake Theater @ Lake Theater & Cafe
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm
Spilt Milk at Lake Theater @ Lake Theater & Cafe
Now that O’Connor’s in Multnomah Village has closed, Betsy Kauffman and Joanie Quinn are moving their Spilt Milk comedy show (minimum age 18) to the Lake Theater & Café in Lake Oswego. Betsy was featured...
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BB Camp High Holiday Family Camp
BB Camp High Holiday Family Camp @ B'nai B'rith Camp
Sep 14 – Sep 16 all-day
BB Camp High Holiday Family Camp @ B'nai B'rith Camp
High Holiday Family Camp September 14-16, 2018 Bring in the Jewish New Year at B’nai B’rith Camp on the Oregon coast with your family. Activities include a fun-filled High Holiday and Shabbat celebration, arts &...
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Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photography
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...
Tiferet Shabbat 9:15 am
Tiferet Shabbat @ Congregation Shaarie Torah
Sep 15 @ 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...
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Havurah Shalom – Tashlich at Willamette Park 12:00 pm
Havurah Shalom – Tashlich at Willamette Park @ Willamette Park
Sep 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
We’ll begin at noon with a vegetarian (and kosher fish) potluck lunch, followed by a musical Tashlich service and walk to the river. (Last names A-J bring salads, appetizers, fruit and drinks, K-Z bring main...
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Mussar with Rabbi Joshua Rose 2:30 pm
Mussar with Rabbi Joshua Rose @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mussar with Rabbi Joshua Rose Mussar is an approach to self-awareness and personal development that is grounded in deep reflection on Jewish texts and on spiritual practices that guide us toward greater control over our...
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Mah Jongg for Beginners 10:30 am
Mah Jongg for Beginners @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Beginners Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! Registration Information: CG403, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85. First class on Aug. 14 will be held in...
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players Take your game to the next level with other intermediate players. Registration Information: CG404, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85. In the Cafe at the J. No class on September 11.
Kol Nidre at Congregation Beth Israel 5:00 pm
Kol Nidre at Congregation Beth Israel @ Congregation Beth Israel
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Kol Nidre at Congregation Beth Israel CBI Offers three inspiring Kol Nidre Services. For families with young children, we hold a 5:00 PM Tot Service in Goodman Hall, where you can expect stories, music, mindfulness,...
Kol Nidre @ P’nai Or 6:30 pm
Kol Nidre @ P’nai Or @ Unity of Portland
Sep 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 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...
Havurah Shalom, Kol Nidrei 7:00 pm
Havurah Shalom, Kol Nidrei @ Tiffany Center
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Join us for Kol Nidrei evening services as the gates of prayer begin to close, leading us into Yom Kippur. Please note we will begin earlier this year, at 7:00 pm. Our full High Holidays...
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Havurah Shalom – Yom Kippur Services 9:30 am
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 9:30 am
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...
Yom Kippur at Congregation Beth Israel 10:00 am
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...
Yom Kippur at P’nai Or 10:00 am
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...
Havurah Shalom – Yom Kippur Family Service 10:30 am
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.
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Introduction to Judaism Course 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism Course @ various local synagogues
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This 18-week course is taught by members of The Oregon Board of Rabbis, representing a variety of Jewish affiliations. A carefully constructed curriculum includes Jewish history, life cycle events, holidays, ritual and daily practice, theology,...
Pianist David Rothman in Recital 7:00 pm
Pianist David Rothman in Recital @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm
Pianist David Rothman in Recital Piano virtuoso David Rothman tackles the masterworks of composers Ludwig van Beethoven and Frederic Chopin in a four-part concert series in September and December. David Rothman was born in Toronto,...
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Community Sukkah Building 10:00 am
Community Sukkah Building @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am
Community Sukkah Building Help build our community Sukkah! Fun for kids and adults! Bring your own decorations or create some while you are here to hang up in the Sukkah! An adult supervises all activities.
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Pizza in the Sukkah 5:00 pm
Pizza in the Sukkah @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Pizza in the Sukkah Join friends and family for an evening of great food, schmoozing, singing, and storytelling! Cost: $15 per family. Register by Sept. 23: oregonjcc.org/sukkah In partnership with PJA
Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Israeli Dancing Join us for a fun Israeli folk dance class. All levels are welcome. Six people needed to run class. Wednesdays September 26 – December 12 NO CLASS on October 10 or November 21...
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Crush Cider Cafe fundraiser for Glo & Joy Art 3:00 pm
Crush Cider Cafe fundraiser for Glo & Joy Art @ Crush Cider Cafe
Sep 27 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Crush Cider Cafe fundraiser for Glo & Joy Art @ Crush Cider Cafe | Hood River | Oregon | United States
Partnership with Crush Cider Cafe to raise funds for the Glo & Joy Art” project series September 27th 3-9pm 1020 Wasco St. Hood River Come support the Glo & Joy Art Project! Enjoy food, drinks,...
Fundraiser for Glo & Joy Art Project 3:00 pm
Fundraiser for Glo & Joy Art Project @ The Cider Cafe
Sep 27 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fundraiser for Glo & Joy Art Project @ The Cider Cafe | Hood River | Oregon | United States
Join The Next Door as we partner with Crush Cider Cafe to bring art to children and families in the Gorge! The Glo & Joy Art Project offers painting parties at Joy’s Art Studio exclusively for The Next...
Culture Shock 6:00 pm
Culture Shock @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Culture Shock @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education | Portland | Oregon | United States
A Museum After Dark event for young adults 35 and under! Enjoy drinks and small bites on the museum’s beautiful rooftop with views of downtown and then join Bruce Guenther, Adjunct Curator for Special Exhibitions,...
Introduction to Judaism Course 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism Course @ various local synagogues
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This 18-week course is taught by members of The Oregon Board of Rabbis, representing a variety of Jewish affiliations. A carefully constructed curriculum includes Jewish history, life cycle events, holidays, ritual and daily practice, theology,...
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Fourth Fridays with Congregation Neveh Shalom’s Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) 5:15 pm
Fourth Fridays with Congregation Neveh Shalom’s Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) @ Contact Rabbi Eve for location
Sep 28 @ 5:15 pm
Welcome Shabbat with Congregation Neveh Shalom’s Rabbi Eve Posen with music and stories.  Potluck dinner to follow.  Contact Rabbi Eve Posen for location: eposen@nevehshalom.org Co-sponsored by PJ Library.
North Coast Shabbat Group 8:00 pm
North Coast Shabbat Group @ Seaside Senior Center
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm
The first services of the North Coast Shabbat Group will be held on Friday, April 27 at the Senior Center in Seaside at 1225 Avenue A.  Services begin at 8:00p.m., followed by an Oneg Shabbat....
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Social Justice Lecture 5:00 pm
Social Justice Lecture @ Paulus Lecture Hall at the Willamette University College of Law
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm
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...
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