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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...
Monthly Mitzvah Project: Arts & Crafts Supplies
Monthly Mitzvah Project: Arts & Crafts Supplies @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 1 – Dec 31 all-day
Monthly Mitzvah Project Each month, the MJCC and PJA communities collect items for different area organizations in Portland. In December, we will be collecting Arts & Crafts Supplies for the Ronald McDonald House. Items may...
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 10:00 am
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Torah Troop allows families at Congregation Neveh Shalom to move into the main sanctuary while still enjoying youth-oriented activity. At 10:00am, families meet in the main service. After the beginning Torah service, youth join their...
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders 10:15 am
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 1 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Continue the fun and warmth of Congregation Neveh Shalom’s Tot Shabbat with Kiddush Club. We sing, dance, hear a Torah story and more! 1st Shabbat of the month with Rabbi Eve Posen, 3rd Shabbat of...
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) 10:15 am
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 1 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Experience the joy of Shabbat! A fun and engaging service for families with kids 5 and under. Join Congregation Neveh Shalom’s early childhood educators: Levia, Amy and their good friend Shabbos Mouse for our liveliest...
Young Adult Latke Ball 7:30 pm
Young Adult Latke Ball @ The Eleanor
Dec 1 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
3rd Annual Portland Young Adult Latke Ball Join us for the annual Latke Ball! Come celebrate Chanukah with food, friends, games, drinks, and dancing. Cost: $15/advance, $18/door. (Includes entry, hors d’oeuvres, one drink ticket, cash...
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Chanukah Donuts + Dancing 2:00 pm
Chanukah Donuts + Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Hanukkah Donuts + Dancing Make decorations for your home, take part in Israeli dancing, and eat some delicious sufganiot (jelly donuts) at this family-friendly Hanukkah celebration. Cost: $10 per family. Register: oregonjcc.org/donuts
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Never Again Coalition Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Never Again Coalition Monthly Meeting @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for the Never Again Coalition monthly meeting at Neveh Shalom.
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Mah Jongg for Beginners 10:30 am
Mah Jongg for Beginners @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Beginners Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! November 20 – December 18 Registration information: CG103, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85.
Brown Bag Lunch: Ghetto Gardens 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lunch: Ghetto Gardens @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Dec 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The OJMCHE series of informal lunchtime conversations. Bring a lunch or buy a brown bag lunch in Lefty’s Cafe and join us in the museum’s auditorium for a lively give and take as we share...
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 4 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players Take your game to the next level. It will give your mind a workout! November 20 – December 18 Registration information: CG104, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85.
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Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 5 @ 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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Safrai Israeli Art Exhibition 7:00 pm
Safrai Israeli Art Exhibition @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 9 @ 4:00 pm
View and purchase Israeli art right here in Portland! Jerusalem’s Safrai Gallery is bringing over 1500 pieces of fine art by more than 100 contemporary Israeli artists to CNS. A percentage of the proceeds will...
Rabbi Isaak: “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life” 10:00 am
Rabbi Isaak: “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This class at Congregation Neveh Shalom will be based on Rabbi Kushner’s newest book, Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life. $36, which includes the book. Register at: 503.246.8831; receptionist@nevehshalom.org Proceeds with support the Feldstein Library.
Live-Stream Rabbi Stampfer’s Class: “What’s So Good About the Good Book?” 11:00 am
Live-Stream Rabbi Stampfer’s Class: “What’s So Good About the Good Book?” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
You are able to join Rabbi Stampfer’s fall 2018-19 emeritus class online through Congregation Neveh Shalom’s live-stream service. The class is using the book, Introduction to the Bible by Christina Hayes of Yale University. Hayes...
Yad b’Yad 11:00 am
Yad b’Yad @ Rose Schnitzer Manor, CSP
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Yad b'Yad @ Rose Schnitzer Manor, CSP | Portland | Oregon | United States
Seniors and young families enjoy an inter-generational celebration of stories and songs each Thursday. Join Kim Schneiderman for this weekly inter-generational story hour for young families with music, PJ Library books, and the residents of Cedar Sinai Park.
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak 3:15 pm
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Come study and discuss the Bible with Rabbi Isaak at Neveh Shalom.
Sufgan-Yoga: Family Chanukah Fun 5:15 pm
Sufgan-Yoga: Family Chanukah Fun @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 6 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Join other families at Congregation Neveh Shalom as we explore the narrative of Chanukah through yoga and fun. Stay after for the community dinner and celebration.
MaccaMiracle: A “Jewkbox” Musical Hanukkah Party 6:00 pm
MaccaMiracle: A “Jewkbox” Musical Hanukkah Party @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Celebrate the festival of lights at Congregation Neveh Shalom in this fun retelling of the Hanukkah story through narration and a selection of pop, rock, and Jewish songs. Bring toilet paper donations to support the...
HANUKKAH WITH THE BLAZERS 7:00 pm
HANUKKAH WITH THE BLAZERS @ Moda Center
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jewish Heritage Night returns to the Moda Center as the Trailblazers take on the Phoenix Suns on Dec. 6, the fifth night of Hanukkah. Chabad of Oregon and the Portland Trailblazers have partnered to present...
Introduction to Judaism Course 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism Course @ various local synagogues
Dec 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,...
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Scholar in Residence Dinner with Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir 7:30 pm
Scholar in Residence Dinner with Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Scholar in Residence with guest scholars Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir CNS and the Suher family announce the third annual Scholar in Residence program. This weekend features Drs. Ronen & Debby Mir, prominent...
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Scholar in Residence “Get the Lead Out” Talk with Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir 12:45 pm
Scholar in Residence “Get the Lead Out” Talk with Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 8 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Scholar in Residence with guest scholars Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir CNS and the Suher family announce the third annual Scholar in Residence program. This weekend features Drs. Ronen & Debby Mir, prominent...
Chanukah Party with Rabbi Hannah & P’nai Or 5:00 pm
Chanukah Party with Rabbi Hannah & P’nai Or @ P'nai Or of Portland
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us on Saturday, Dec 8, 5-7:30 pm at P’nai Or for songs, candle lighting, potluck dinner, and games for kids and adults! Celebrate Chanukah with Rabbi Hannah Laner and the P’nai Or community! – Everyone’s...
Young Family PJ Havdallah 5:30 pm
Young Family PJ Havdallah @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Young families at Congregation Neveh Shalom say goodbye to Shabbat in our PJs with dinner, stories, art and fun. $30/family or included with the Shul Pass. RSVP: nevehshalom.org/pjhavdallah/
Rock You Like It’s Chanukah: Public Candle Lighting & Party 6:00 pm
Rock You Like It’s Chanukah: Public Candle Lighting & Party @ Congregation Shaarie Torah
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
December 8, 2018 6:00 pm Community Candle Lighting 6:30 pm Drinks, Food, Crafts, Schmoozing 7:00 pm Live Music & Dancing! Kick out the jams with our home grown rock band & help us support Street...
Scholar in Residence Drink and Dessert with Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir 7:00 pm
Scholar in Residence Drink and Dessert with Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Scholar in Residence with guest scholars Dr. Ronen Mir and Dr. Debby Mir CNS and the Suher family announce the third annual Scholar in Residence program. This weekend features Drs. Ronen & Debby Mir, prominent...
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Power of Protest: Portland Jewish Library Family Day 3:00 pm
Power of Protest: Portland Jewish Library Family Day @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Let my people go! Join us for an afternoon of activism and celebration in honor of Soviet Jewry. We will raise our voices in the songs and chants that changed the course of modern Jewish...
Portland Jewish Academy Auction 4:30 pm
Portland Jewish Academy Auction @ Portland Jewish Academy
Dec 9 @ 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Support Portland Jewish Academy at the annual auction. The evening includes a silent auction, live auction, costume contest, dinner and fun! This year’s theme is “Sail Away with PJA”. Wear your sea-faring best and come...
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Mussar with Rabbi Joshua Rose 2:30 pm
Mussar with Rabbi Joshua Rose @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 10 @ 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...
Rosh Chodesh Women’s Win(e)d Down 7:00 pm
Rosh Chodesh Women’s Win(e)d Down
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
A time for women in their 30-50’s to gather and welcome the new Jewish month. Hosted in homes of members from Congregation Neveh Shalom. Light nosh and drinks provided.
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Mah Jongg for Beginners 10:30 am
Mah Jongg for Beginners @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Beginners Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! November 20 – December 18 Registration information: CG103, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85.
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players Take your game to the next level. It will give your mind a workout! November 20 – December 18 Registration information: CG104, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85.
Sephardic Film Fest: Carvalhos’ Journey 7:00 pm
Sephardic Film Fest: Carvalhos’ Journey @ Congregation Ahavath Achim
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm
13th Annual           Sephardic Winter Film Series Carvalhos’ Journey.  A compelling documentary film about the mapping of the American west and western migration led by General John C. Freemont.  A real life 19th century American...
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Chai Baby + PJ Library Indoor Playground 10:00 am
Chai Baby + PJ Library Indoor Playground @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 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...
Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 12 @ 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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Rabbi Isaak: “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life” 10:00 am
Rabbi Isaak: “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This class at Congregation Neveh Shalom will be based on Rabbi Kushner’s newest book, Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life. $36, which includes the book. Register at: 503.246.8831; receptionist@nevehshalom.org Proceeds with support the Feldstein Library.
Live-Stream Rabbi Stampfer’s Class: “What’s So Good About the Good Book?” 11:00 am
Live-Stream Rabbi Stampfer’s Class: “What’s So Good About the Good Book?” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
You are able to join Rabbi Stampfer’s fall 2018-19 emeritus class online through Congregation Neveh Shalom’s live-stream service. The class is using the book, Introduction to the Bible by Christina Hayes of Yale University. Hayes...
Yad b’Yad 11:00 am
Yad b’Yad @ Rose Schnitzer Manor, CSP
Dec 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Yad b'Yad @ Rose Schnitzer Manor, CSP | Portland | Oregon | United States
Seniors and young families enjoy an inter-generational celebration of stories and songs each Thursday. Join Kim Schneiderman for this weekly inter-generational story hour for young families with music, PJ Library books, and the residents of Cedar Sinai Park.
Nosh & Drash with Rabbi Eve 3:00 pm
Nosh & Drash with Rabbi Eve @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
A monthly discussion covering a wide range of topics that draw on our experiences. Thursday, December 13 Topic: Texts of Inspiration Free and open to the community. Sponsor: Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nosh + Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen 3:00 pm
Nosh + Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 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...
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak 3:15 pm
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 13 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Come study and discuss the Bible with Rabbi Isaak at Neveh Shalom.
Introduction to Judaism Course 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism Course @ various local synagogues
Dec 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,...
Pianist David Rothman in Recital 7:00 pm
Pianist David Rothman in Recital @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm
Pianist David Rothman in Recital Piano virtuoso David Rothman tackles the masterworks of composers Ludwig van Beethoven and Frederic Chopin. The four-part concert series that began in September returns to the J’s  December schedule for...
Spilt Milk at Lake Theater 7:00 pm
Spilt Milk at Lake Theater @ Lake Theater & Cafe
Dec 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...
Israeli Singer: Danny Robas 9:00 pm
Israeli Singer: Danny Robas @ Kelly's Olympian
Dec 13 @ 9:00 pm
Israeli Singer: Danny Robas @ Kelly's Olympian
Danny Robas with his guitar will perform a live show in Portland. After hundreds of thousands of records sold, numerous exciting performances in Israel and abroad, and just before a new album, Danny Robas performs...
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Tiferet Shabbat 9:15 am
Tiferet Shabbat @ Congregation Shaarie Torah
Dec 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...
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 10:00 am
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Torah Troop allows families at Congregation Neveh Shalom to move into the main sanctuary while still enjoying youth-oriented activity. At 10:00am, families meet in the main service. After the beginning Torah service, youth join their...
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders 10:15 am
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 15 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Continue the fun and warmth of Congregation Neveh Shalom’s Tot Shabbat with Kiddush Club. We sing, dance, hear a Torah story and more! 1st Shabbat of the month with Rabbi Eve Posen, 3rd Shabbat of...
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) 10:15 am
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 15 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Experience the joy of Shabbat! A fun and engaging service for families with kids 5 and under. Join Congregation Neveh Shalom’s early childhood educators: Levia, Amy and their good friend Shabbos Mouse for our liveliest...
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Outside In Cooking 12:00 pm
Outside In Cooking @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Meet in the CNS Kitchen to do a mitzvah and help feed homeless teens. Info: Rick Botney, 8888octopus8888@gmail.com.
Opening Night – Peace & Justice Exhibit 4:00 pm
Opening Night – Peace & Justice Exhibit @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm
Opening Night - Peace & Justice Exhibit @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center | Portland | Oregon | United States
Opening Night – Peace & Justice Exhibit Artists Sara Harwin, Kanaan Kanaan and Inga Dubay explore the tradition of sacred letters in Hebrew, Arabic & English calligraphy in many forms of art expression. They each...
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Soup to the Streets 6:00 pm
Soup to the Streets @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
During winter, Congregation Neveh Shalom congregants come together at Rabbi Kosak’s home to prepare a hot meal and go to the streets to directly feed those that need it the most. RSVP: lrichmond@nevehshalom.org
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Mah Jongg for Beginners 10:30 am
Mah Jongg for Beginners @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Beginners Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! November 20 – December 18 Registration information: CG103, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85.
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players Take your game to the next level. It will give your mind a workout! November 20 – December 18 Registration information: CG104, oregonjcc.org/registration Cost: $100. Member Cost: $85.
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Rabbi Isaak: “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life” 10:00 am
Rabbi Isaak: “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This class at Congregation Neveh Shalom will be based on Rabbi Kushner’s newest book, Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life. $36, which includes the book. Register at: 503.246.8831; receptionist@nevehshalom.org Proceeds with support the Feldstein Library.
Live-Stream Rabbi Stampfer’s Class: “What’s So Good About the Good Book?” 11:00 am
Live-Stream Rabbi Stampfer’s Class: “What’s So Good About the Good Book?” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
You are able to join Rabbi Stampfer’s fall 2018-19 emeritus class online through Congregation Neveh Shalom’s live-stream service. The class is using the book, Introduction to the Bible by Christina Hayes of Yale University. Hayes...
Yad b’Yad 11:00 am
Yad b’Yad @ Rose Schnitzer Manor, CSP
Dec 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Yad b'Yad @ Rose Schnitzer Manor, CSP | Portland | Oregon | United States
Seniors and young families enjoy an inter-generational celebration of stories and songs each Thursday. Join Kim Schneiderman for this weekly inter-generational story hour for young families with music, PJ Library books, and the residents of Cedar Sinai Park.
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak 3:15 pm
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 20 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Come study and discuss the Bible with Rabbi Isaak at Neveh Shalom.
Introduction to Judaism Course 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism Course @ various local synagogues
Dec 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
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm
Pianist David Rothman in Recital Piano virtuoso David Rothman tackles the masterworks of composers Ludwig van Beethoven and Frederic Chopin. The four-part concert series that began in September returns to the J’s  December schedule for...
White Nationalism + Antisemitism: Countering the Movement and Building Solidarity 7:00 pm
White Nationalism + Antisemitism: Countering the Movement and Building Solidarity @ Havurah Shalom
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Over the past two years, there has been a marked rise in the presence of visible white nationalism in the United States. While white nationalism can take many forms, one thing remains consistent: Much of...
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Women’s Torah Study 12:30 pm
Women’s Torah Study @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 22 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Join Mel Berwin from Congregation Neveh Shalom for uplifting learning & conversation – all levels welcome!
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Shroud Crowd 2:00 pm
Shroud Crowd @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Help create traditional burial clothing at Congregation Neveh Shalom which will then be used by the Chevra Kavod haMet for their work. Contact Sandy Axel: sandyaxel@msn.com.
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Chinese Food + a Movie 11:00 am
Chinese Food + a Movie @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
This program has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Israeli Dancing Join us for a fun, introductory Israeli folk dance class. All levels are welcome. Six people needed to run class. Wednesday Evenings, Dec. 26 – Feb. 27 Cost: $100 Members + Guests. Drop-in...
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Rabbi Isaak: “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life” 10:00 am
Rabbi Isaak: “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This class at Congregation Neveh Shalom will be based on Rabbi Kushner’s newest book, Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life. $36, which includes the book. Register at: 503.246.8831; receptionist@nevehshalom.org Proceeds with support the Feldstein Library.
Live-Stream Rabbi Stampfer’s Class: “What’s So Good About the Good Book?” 11:00 am
Live-Stream Rabbi Stampfer’s Class: “What’s So Good About the Good Book?” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
You are able to join Rabbi Stampfer’s fall 2018-19 emeritus class online through Congregation Neveh Shalom’s live-stream service. The class is using the book, Introduction to the Bible by Christina Hayes of Yale University. Hayes...
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak 3:15 pm
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Dec 27 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Come study and discuss the Bible with Rabbi Isaak at Neveh Shalom.
Introduction to Judaism Course 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism Course @ various local synagogues
Dec 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
Dec 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.
Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) 5:15 pm
Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve (age 0-6)
Dec 28 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Welcome Shabbat with music and stories; potluck dinner to follow. Contact Rabbi Eve of Congregation Neveh Shalom for location: eposen@nevehshalom.org. Co-sponsored by PJ Library.
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New Year’s Eve at Noon 11:00 am
New Year’s Eve at Noon @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Dec 31 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
New Year’s Eve at Noon Join us for this fun family event as we ring in the New Year! Arts and crafts, games, bouncy house, dancing, snacks, pool float, and our annual countdown to 2019...

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