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Healing Intergenerational Trauma Workshop with Rabbi Tirzah Firestone, PhD 7:30 pm
Healing Intergenerational Trauma Workshop with Rabbi Tirzah Firestone, PhD @ Havurah Synagogue
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm – Nov 2 @ 9:00 pm
Intergenerational Trauma Workshop with Rabbi Tirzah Firestone, PhD On Friday eve, November 1 and Saturday, November 2, the Havurah Synagogue hosts Rabbi Tirzah Firestone, PhD, author, Jungian psychotherapist and renowned Jewish scholar and teacher.  Rabbi...
Leonard Bernstein at 100 Exhibition
Leonard Bernstein at 100 Exhibition @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Oct 3 2019 – Jan 24 2020 all-day
Leonard Bernstein at 100 celebrates the life and work of Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990), the great Jewish American composer and conductor who dedicated his life to making classical music a vibrant part of American culture.The exhibition...
November Monthly Mitzvah
November Monthly Mitzvah @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 1 – Nov 30 all-day
Monthly Mitzvah Project Each month the MJCC and PJA communities will collect items for the monthly mitzvah. Drop off items in the blue bin in the MJCC lobby. Check the display for how you can participate...
Vacation Camps 8:00 am
Vacation Camps @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 1 @ 8:00 am
Fun Days off from School Need something for your kids to do during school breaks? Keep them busy and having fun at the MJCC with sports, swimming, gymnastics, arts and crafts, games, and more! Kids...
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Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 10:00 am
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 2 @ 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
Nov 2 @ 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
Nov 2 @ 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...
Celebration of Art 7:00 pm
Celebration of Art @ Ballroom, Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for a FREE fun and exciting evening with ORA’s talented artists. Be the first to preview and purchase the artists’ new and affordable art, including photography, fabric, fused glass, jewelry, paintings, pencil drawings,...
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Sunday Morning at Kesser: Krispy Kreme, Coffee & Talmud 9:00 am
Sunday Morning at Kesser: Krispy Kreme, Coffee & Talmud @ Congregation Kesser Israel
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Start your week off right, every Sunday morning at Kesser Israel! Minyan @ 8 am, Breakfast and Talmud @ 9 am.   From the Beginning, “Brachos Daf Beis”: Our Gemara group will be starting the...
Women’s Philanthropy Three part Financial Empowerment Series -JFGP 9:30 am
Women’s Philanthropy Three part Financial Empowerment Series -JFGP
Nov 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Women’s Philanthropy Three part Financial Empowerment Series  Sept. 5, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Adulting All of those questions you’re afraid to ask! (i.e., How do I make a budget? How do I manage my...
Celebration of Art 10:00 am
Celebration of Art @ Ballroom, Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
You won’t want to miss the 14th Annual art exhibit and sale in the MJCC Ballroom  (admission is free). Hosted by ORA – Northwest Jewish Artists, the only arts organization devoted to promoting art created by...
Chanukah & Craft Bazaar 10:00 am
Chanukah & Craft Bazaar @ Temple Beth Sholom
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Once again we’ll have a great event! Many local crafters and artisans will have their products for sale. Here is a sample of who will be selling their goods. Crunchy Mamas – Natural Skin &...
JGSO: Genealogy Mini “Boot Camp” 10:30 am
JGSO: Genealogy Mini “Boot Camp” @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
You’ve done your DNA, gotten your results, but don’t recognize any names and don’t know what to do next? Or have you been working on building out your family tree but need help to research...
Yankl Falk / Christina Crowder 7:00 pm
Yankl Falk / Christina Crowder @ Artichoke Music
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jack “Yankl” Falk (clarinet/vocals) and Christina Crowder (accordion) spent years on tour with the Budapest-based Jewish roots ensemble, Di Naye Kapelye.  Please join us (and bassist Charles Casimiro) for a rare evening of Carpathian klezmer,...
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Gates of Light: a New-Old Approach to Torah and Kabbalah 2:30 pm
Gates of Light: a New-Old Approach to Torah and Kabbalah @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 4 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Gates of Light: A New-Old Approach to Torah and Kabbalah Jewish mysticism helps us understand the Torah, the world, and ourselves. Delve into the core teachings of the majestic Kabbalistic tradition. Red bracelets aren’t going...
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 4:00 pm
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Find Your Future Workshop Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 8 and 9 – 12 NEW! Help your student start the school year off right by learning new study skills to maximize their...
Partners Portland 7:10 pm
Partners Portland @ Portland Kollel
Nov 4 @ 7:10 pm – 8:00 pm
Unity Through learning. Study Torah with a partner and make connections with Jews from across Portland. Hot drinks, light snacks, and study resources will all be made available. Join Portland as we learn one on one. Bring...
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Mah Jongg for Beginners 10:30 am
Mah Jongg for Beginners @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Beginners Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! Tuesday Mornings October 29 – December 10 No class November 26 10:30 am – 12:30 pm, CG101 Cost:...
Nosh And Drash with Rabbi Eve 11:30 am
Nosh And Drash with Rabbi Eve @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 5 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Nosh & Drash with Rabbi Eve Thurs, Nov 14, Dec 12, 11:30am-12:30pm, MJCC Time for relaxed study & good conversation. More: eposen@nevehshalom.org. Please note: Programs are subject to change; please contact the office for more...
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players Take your game to the next level. Tuesday Afternoons October 29 – December 10 No class November 26 1:30 – 3:30 pm, CG102 Cost: $110. Member Cost: $90. Register: oregonjcc.org/registration
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 4:00 pm
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Find Your Future Workshop Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 8 and 9 – 12 NEW! Help your student start the school year off right by learning new study skills to maximize their...
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4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman 6:00 pm
4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 10 @ 12:00 pm
CNS and the Suher family announce the fourth annual Scholar in Residence program in memory of Yoni Suher (z”l), featuring Rabbi Elana Zaiman, author of Forever Letters. More at: nevehshalom.org/scholar-in-residence. Wed, Nov 6, 6pm Dinner,...
Chai Baby + PJ Library Indoor Playground 10:00 am
Chai Baby + PJ Library Indoor Playground @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us on the first Wednesdays of every month from September to June for Chai Baby Indoor Playground, with kosher snacks, storytelling, friends and fun! For parents/caregivers and their children up to 5 years old....
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 10:00 am
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm Room 102 Join third through fifth graders in Room 102 at Congregation Neveh Shalom for a joyful Shabbat celebration on the first and...
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) 10:15 am
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 6 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 10:15-11:15am Join us in the Zidell Chapel at Congregation Neveh Shalom for Shabbat celebration for young families with children age newborn to five years old....
Outside In Cooking at Congregation Neveh Shalom 12:00 pm
Outside In Cooking at Congregation Neveh Shalom @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Outside In Cooking Sunday, Nov 10, Dec 8, 12:00-2:00pm Meet in the Congregation Neveh Shalom Kitchen to do a mitzvah and help feed homeless teens. Info: Rick Botney, 8888octopus8888@gmail.com. Please note: Programs are subject to...
Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 4:00 pm
Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Find Your Future Workshop: Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 – NEW! Receive and utilize the tools and resources you need to make the college application process smoother. Learn how to choose...
Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) 5:15 pm
Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 6 @ 5:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Fourth Fridays w/ Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) Friday, Nov 22 Dec 27, 5:15-7:30pm Welcome Shabbat with music and stories; potluck dinner to follow. Contact Rabbi Eve for location: eposen@nevehshalom.org. Co-sponsored by PJ Library. Please note:...
Navigating the Teen Years: 4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman 6:00 pm
Navigating the Teen Years: 4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Wed, Nov 6, 6pm Dinner, 7-8:30pm Talk Navigating the Teen Years: Opening the Door to Conversation and Connection Teens, parents, and grandparents, using texts and stories, will explore how to create greater connection during these...
Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Israeli Dancing Join us for a fun, introductory Israeli folk dance class. All levels are welcome. Nine-week class. Six people needed to run class. Wednesdays October 16 – December 18 No class November 27 7:00 – 8:00...
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Memoir Writing Workshop 11:00 am
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Memoir Writing Workshop – Write Your Own Story Now! with Dorothy Dworkin Every life is unique, interesting and special, and everyone has a story to share. No writing experience is necessary to join fellow storytellers in writing...
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak 3:15 pm
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 7 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Come study and discuss the Bible with Rabbi Isaak at Neveh Shalom.
Eric Ward joins Rabbi Rose for What’s the Big Idea? 7:00 pm
Eric Ward joins Rabbi Rose for What’s the Big Idea? @ Congregation Shaarie Torah
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Eric K. Ward, Executive Director of Western States Solutions, joins Rabbi Joshua Rose at Congregation Shaarie Torah on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. for the first of a three-part forum entitled “What’s the...
Introduction to Judaism 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism
Nov 7 @ 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 affiliation. A carefully constructed curriculum includes Jewish history, life cycle events, holidays, ritual and daily practice, theology,...
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Connecting In These Times of Political and Social Unrest; 4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman 7:15 pm
Connecting In These Times of Political and Social Unrest; 4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 8 @ 7:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Fri, Nov 8, 7:15-9:00pm dinner and talk Connecting In These Times of Political and Social Unrest What we are feeling is real and we are not alone. Through stories and teachings, Rabbi Zaiman helps us...
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What Makes a Forever Letter Resonate; 4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman 12:15 pm
What Makes a Forever Letter Resonate; 4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 9 @ 12:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Sat, Nov 9, 12:15-2:00pm lunch and study What Makes a Forever Letter Resonate Sharing values, wisdom, and experiences from medieval times to today, Rabbi Zaiman will look at excerpts of letters as templates for creating...
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Habitat for Humanity – Build! 9:00 am
Habitat for Humanity – Build! @ Contact: Steve Sirkin stevejew18@frontier.com
Nov 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Habitat for Humanity Build Sunday, November 10, 9am-4pm Congregation Neveh Shalom members join members of the Bilal Mosque for a Habitat for Humanity build! No building skills required; Habitat trains you on the site. RSVP to...
Sunday Morning at Kesser: Krispy Kreme, Coffee & Talmud 9:00 am
Sunday Morning at Kesser: Krispy Kreme, Coffee & Talmud @ Congregation Kesser Israel
Nov 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Start your week off right, every Sunday morning at Kesser Israel! Minyan @ 8 am, Breakfast and Talmud @ 9 am.   From the Beginning, “Brachos Daf Beis”: Our Gemara group will be starting the...
The Forever Letter Writing Experience; 4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman 9:00 am
The Forever Letter Writing Experience; 4th Annual Scholar-in-Residence with Rabbi Elana Zaiman @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sun, Nov 10, 9am-12pm brunch and talk The Forever Letter Writing Experience Connect with ourselves and those we love, as we learn to share our stories and write as we would like to be heard....
Outside In Cooking at Congregation Neveh Shalom 12:00 pm
Outside In Cooking at Congregation Neveh Shalom @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Outside In Cooking Sunday, Nov 10, Dec 8, 12:00-2:00pm Meet in the Congregation Neveh Shalom Kitchen to do a mitzvah and help feed homeless teens. Info: Rick Botney, 8888octopus8888@gmail.com. Please note: Programs are subject to...
Bravo Youth Orchestra Concert 2:00 pm
Bravo Youth Orchestra Concert @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm
This event is free with museum admission. Featuring music by Leonard Bernstein with a special guest appearance and remarks by Bernstein’s daughter Jamie Bernstein. BRAVO transforms the lives of underserved youth through intensive orchestral music instruction...
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Veterans Day Middle School Reach for the Sky 
Veterans Day Middle School Reach for the Sky 
Nov 11 all-day
Veterans Day Middle School Reach for the Sky November 11, 8AM-6PM Let your middle schooler run, jump, and reach for the sky at Sky High, Portland’s premier indoor trampoline park! Other surprises await your campers...
Zoo Hunt for grades K-5th
Zoo Hunt for grades K-5th
Nov 11 all-day
Youth Zoo Hunt Veterans Day, November 11, 8AM-6PM Let your K-5th graders get in touch with their wild side when BB Camp takes them for a fun filled day at the world famous Oregon Zoo!...
Vacation Camps 8:00 am
Vacation Camps @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 11 @ 8:00 am
Fun Days off from School Need something for your kids to do during school breaks? Keep them busy and having fun at the MJCC with sports, swimming, gymnastics, arts and crafts, games, and more! Kids...
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 4:00 pm
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Find Your Future Workshop Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 8 and 9 – 12 NEW! Help your student start the school year off right by learning new study skills to maximize their...
Soup to the Streets 6:00 pm
Soup to the Streets @ lrichmond@nevehshalom.org To RSVP for address
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Soup to the Streets Monday, Nov 11, Dec 9, 6:00-9:00pm 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...
A Talk with Jamie Bernstein 7:00 pm
A Talk with Jamie Bernstein @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Nov 11 @ 7:00 pm
A Talk with Jamie Bernstein @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
A Talk with Jamie Bernstein on her memoir Famous Father Girl, a memoir of growing up Bernstein in conjunction with the exhibition Bernstein at 100 and Jewish Book Month. The book won several awards as Best Book...
MJCC Author Series Events 2019-2020 7:00 pm
MJCC Author Series Events 2019-2020 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 11 @ 7:00 pm
MJCC Author Series Events 2019-2020 Film Screening and Conversation with Author Aimee Ginsburg Bikel Join us for an engaging evening featuring a screening of legendary Theodore Bikel’s z”l critically acclaimed documentary film, In the Shoes of Sholom...
Partners Portland 7:10 pm
Partners Portland @ Portland Kollel
Nov 11 @ 7:10 pm – 8:00 pm
Unity Through learning. Study Torah with a partner and make connections with Jews from across Portland. Hot drinks, light snacks, and study resources will all be made available. Join Portland as we learn one on one. Bring...
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Mah Jongg for Beginners 10:30 am
Mah Jongg for Beginners @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Beginners Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! Tuesday Mornings October 29 – December 10 No class November 26 10:30 am – 12:30 pm, CG101 Cost:...
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players Take your game to the next level. Tuesday Afternoons October 29 – December 10 No class November 26 1:30 – 3:30 pm, CG102 Cost: $110. Member Cost: $90. Register: oregonjcc.org/registration
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 4:00 pm
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Find Your Future Workshop Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 8 and 9 – 12 NEW! Help your student start the school year off right by learning new study skills to maximize their...
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Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 4:00 pm
Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Find Your Future Workshop: Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 – NEW! Receive and utilize the tools and resources you need to make the college application process smoother. Learn how to choose...
Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Israeli Dancing Join us for a fun, introductory Israeli folk dance class. All levels are welcome. Nine-week class. Six people needed to run class. Wednesdays October 16 – December 18 No class November 27 7:00 – 8:00...
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Memoir Writing Workshop 11:00 am
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Memoir Writing Workshop – Write Your Own Story Now! with Dorothy Dworkin Every life is unique, interesting and special, and everyone has a story to share. No writing experience is necessary to join fellow storytellers in writing...
Nosh + Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen 11:30 am
Nosh + Drash with Rabbi Eve Posen @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
A monthly discussion covering a wide range of topics that draw on our experiences. Thursdays: 11:30 am – 12:15 pm New Time! Thursday, September 12 Topic: Returning Lost Items – What the Torah Teaches about finders-keepers Thursday, October...
Nosh And Drash with Rabbi Eve 11:30 am
Nosh And Drash with Rabbi Eve @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Nosh & Drash with Rabbi Eve Thurs, Nov 14, Dec 12, 11:30am-12:30pm, MJCC Time for relaxed study & good conversation. More: eposen@nevehshalom.org. Please note: Programs are subject to change; please contact the office for more...
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak 3:15 pm
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 14 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Come study and discuss the Bible with Rabbi Isaak at Neveh Shalom.
The Pink Challah Bake 6:00 pm
The Pink Challah Bake @ MJCC
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us on November 14th at the MJCC for an evening of education, community, fun and swag! Go home with 2 challot full of antioxidants and flavor! This years challah bake has a pink theme...
Introduction to Judaism 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism
Nov 14 @ 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 affiliation. A carefully constructed curriculum includes Jewish history, life cycle events, holidays, ritual and daily practice, theology,...
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100 Years of Klezmer with Michael Winograd and Christina Crowder in Ashland 7:30 pm
100 Years of Klezmer with Michael Winograd and Christina Crowder in Ashland @ Havurah Synagogue
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Michael Winograd & Christina Crowder 100 Years of Klezmer On Friday, November 15 at 7:30 PM join Klezmer clarinet virtuoso Michael Winograd and Accordion whiz Christina Crowder for over 100 years of Jewish music in...
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Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 10:00 am
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 16 @ 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...
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 10:00 am
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Torah Troop for 3rd-5th Graders 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm Room 102 Join third through fifth graders in Room 102 at Congregation Neveh Shalom for a joyful Shabbat celebration on the first and...
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders 10:15 am
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 16 @ 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...
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders 10:15 am
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 16 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 10:15-11:15am Young families with children from Kinder’s to grade Two are invited to join us for a joyful Shabbat Celebration in Room 31 at Congregation Neveh...
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) 10:15 am
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 16 @ 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 Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) 10:15 am
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 16 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years) 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 10:15-11:15am Join us in the Zidell Chapel at Congregation Neveh Shalom for Shabbat celebration for young families with children age newborn to five years old....
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Sunday Morning at Kesser: Krispy Kreme, Coffee & Talmud 9:00 am
Sunday Morning at Kesser: Krispy Kreme, Coffee & Talmud @ Congregation Kesser Israel
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Start your week off right, every Sunday morning at Kesser Israel! Minyan @ 8 am, Breakfast and Talmud @ 9 am.   From the Beginning, “Brachos Daf Beis”: Our Gemara group will be starting the...
Jewish Community Orchestra: 2019-2020 Season 3:00 pm
Jewish Community Orchestra: 2019-2020 Season @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 17 @ 3:00 pm
Jewish Community Orchestra: 2019 – 2020 Season All concerts: $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 students. Children under 6 free. Tickets at the door. More info: JCO FALL CONCERT Meyerbeer – Overture to Les Huguenots Vaughan Williams...
Bodies of Water 6:00 pm
Bodies of Water @ Rachel's Well Community Mikvah
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm
Join us for Bodies of Water, an award-winning program that introduces you to mikvah as a path to body positivity from a Jewish perspective. Framed along with other healthy practices like mindful eating and Jewish yoga, this experience is a very special way to...
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IMPACT 2020 featuring Irin Carmon 5:30 pm
IMPACT 2020 featuring Irin Carmon @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 18 @ 5:30 pm
The Jewish Federation of Greater Portland’s Women’s Philanthropy presents IMPACT 2020 featuring Irin Carmon Women’s Philanthropy is proud of our IMPACT in the Jewish community! IMPACT is our annual event exclusively for our women-identified community to gather...
Partners Portland 7:10 pm
Partners Portland @ Portland Kollel
Nov 18 @ 7:10 pm – 8:00 pm
Unity Through learning. Study Torah with a partner and make connections with Jews from across Portland. Hot drinks, light snacks, and study resources will all be made available. Join Portland as we learn one on one. Bring...
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Mah Jongg for Beginners 10:30 am
Mah Jongg for Beginners @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Beginners Learn to play this ancient game. It will give your mind a workout! Tuesday Mornings October 29 – December 10 No class November 26 10:30 am – 12:30 pm, CG101 Cost:...
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players 1:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mah Jongg for Intermediate Players Take your game to the next level. Tuesday Afternoons October 29 – December 10 No class November 26 1:30 – 3:30 pm, CG102 Cost: $110. Member Cost: $90. Register: oregonjcc.org/registration
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 4:00 pm
Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 12 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Find Your Future Workshop Organize Yourself for Success: For Grades 5 – 8 and 9 – 12 NEW! Help your student start the school year off right by learning new study skills to maximize their...
Jewish Voices, Readings by Oregon Jewish Writers and Poets 7:30 pm
Jewish Voices, Readings by Oregon Jewish Writers and Poets @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Nov 19 @ 7:30 pm
Started in 1999, this annual event features readings by prominent Oregon Jewish poets and writers. The writers in the 2019 program, who span a range of genres including fiction, poetry, non-fiction and essays will share...
Oregon Jewish Voices 7:30 pm
Oregon Jewish Voices @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Nov 19 @ 7:30 pm
This year’s event marks the 20th Anniversary of Oregon Jewish Voices. Started in 1999, this annual event features readings by prominent Oregon Jewish poets and writers. The writers in the 2018 program, who span a...
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Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 4:00 pm
Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Find Your Future Workshop: Your College Coach: For Youth Grades 10 – 12 – NEW! Receive and utilize the tools and resources you need to make the college application process smoother. Learn how to choose...
Film Screening – American Creed 7:00 pm
Film Screening – American Creed @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm
Film Screening – American Creed Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. Secretary of State, and David M. Kennedy, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, come together from different points of view to investigate the idea of a unifying American creed. Their...
Israeli Dancing 7:00 pm
Israeli Dancing @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Israeli Dancing Join us for a fun, introductory Israeli folk dance class. All levels are welcome. Nine-week class. Six people needed to run class. Wednesdays October 16 – December 18 No class November 27 7:00 – 8:00...
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Memoir Writing Workshop 11:00 am
Memoir Writing Workshop @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Memoir Writing Workshop – Write Your Own Story Now! with Dorothy Dworkin Every life is unique, interesting and special, and everyone has a story to share. No writing experience is necessary to join fellow storytellers in writing...
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak 3:15 pm
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 21 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Come study and discuss the Bible with Rabbi Isaak at Neveh Shalom.
Film Screening: Like Any Other Kid 7:00 pm
Film Screening: Like Any Other Kid @ Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm
There will be a Talk Back after the screening with Victoria Mills, Director/Producer. Like Any Other Kid provides a rare glimpse into the inner-workings of one of the most promising developments in juvenile justice reform:...
Introduction to Judaism 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism
Nov 21 @ 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 affiliation. 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
Nov 22 @ 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.
K-6th Grade Led Kabbalat Shabbat 6:15 pm
K-6th Grade Led Kabbalat Shabbat @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 22 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
K-6th Grade Led Kabbalat Shabbat Friday, November 22, 6:15-7:15pm Join the ALIYAH K-6th graders as they lead a special Kabbalat Shabbat at Congregation Neveh Shalom. Please note: Programs are subject to change; please contact the...
Kabbalat Shabbat with Ilene Safyan 6:15 pm
Kabbalat Shabbat with Ilene Safyan @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 22 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Friday, Nov 22, Dec 6, 6:15-7:15pm Kabbalat Shabbat with Ilene Safyan Join us for this special Kabbalat Shabbat accompanied by Ilene Safyan. Please note: Programs are subject to change; please contact the office for more...
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Guest presenter Dr. Rachel Adelman 9:00 am
Guest presenter Dr. Rachel Adelman @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Guest presenter Dr. Rachel Adelman Saturday Nov 23, 2019, at Services AND at 1:00-2:30pm Join us for a special presentation with feminist Jewish writer and teacher, Dr. Rachel Adelman. She will offer the D’var Torah...
Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) 5:15 pm
Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 23 @ 5:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Fourth Fridays w/ Rabbi Eve (age 0-6) Friday, Nov 22 Dec 27, 5:15-7:30pm Welcome Shabbat with music and stories; potluck dinner to follow. Contact Rabbi Eve for location: eposen@nevehshalom.org. Co-sponsored by PJ Library. Please note:...
Painful Hope: Cultivating a Foundation for Peace Across the Great Divide 7:00 pm
Painful Hope: Cultivating a Foundation for Peace Across the Great Divide @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Roots/Shorashim/Judar is a unique collaboration of local Palestinians and Israelis building a model for co-existence by fostering a grassroots movement of understanding, nonviolence, and transformation. Please join us as Hanan Schlesinger, an Orthodox rabbi and passionate...
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Sunday Morning at Kesser: Krispy Kreme, Coffee & Talmud 9:00 am
Sunday Morning at Kesser: Krispy Kreme, Coffee & Talmud @ Congregation Kesser Israel
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Start your week off right, every Sunday morning at Kesser Israel! Minyan @ 8 am, Breakfast and Talmud @ 9 am.   From the Beginning, “Brachos Daf Beis”: Our Gemara group will be starting the...
Brunch with Speakers: Doctors Charles and Leslie Elder 9:40 am
Brunch with Speakers: Doctors Charles and Leslie Elder @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 24 @ 9:40 am – 10:30 am
Brunch with Speakers: Doctors Charles and Leslie Elder Sunday, November 24, 9:40-11:30am Please join the Men’s club for their popular brunch speaker series with Doctors Charles and Leslie Elder will be discussing their new book, Picture...
Mah Jongg Tournament 11:00 am
Mah Jongg Tournament @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 24 @ 11:00 am
MJCC Mah Jongg Tournament – NEW! Be part of this historic MJCC event: our first-ever Mah Jongg Tournament! Enjoy the thrill of competition and the camaraderie of playing Mah Jongg together. There will be fun,...
Shroud Crowd 2:00 pm
Shroud Crowd @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Shroud Crowd Sunday, Nov 24 and Sunday Dec 8, 2:00-4:00pm, Rm 102, Congregation Neveh Shalom Help create traditional burial clothing which will then be used by the Chevra Kavod haMet for their work. This is...
Abrahamic Thanksgiving Worship Service 4:00 pm
Abrahamic Thanksgiving Worship Service @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Nov 24 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Abrahamic Thanksgiving Worship Service Sunday, November 24, 4:00-8:00pm A special Interfaith Thanksgiving worship service at the Westminster Presbyterian Church w/ Rabbi Eve Posen, Rev. Beth Neel & Imam Abdulah Polovina. RSVP by 11/20 to: abrahamicthanksgiving@gmail.com. 4:00pm:...
“A Little Night Music” A Night of Music with Ilene Safyan & Barry Lavine 7:00 pm
“A Little Night Music” A Night of Music with Ilene Safyan & Barry Lavine @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 “A Little Night Music” A Night of Music with Ilene Safyan & Barry Lavine Sunday, November 24, 7:00-9:00pm Join us for a special concert featuring Ilene Safyan and Barry Lavine. It’ll be a beautiful night...
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Vacation Camps 8:00 am
Vacation Camps @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 25 @ 8:00 am
Fun Days off from School Need something for your kids to do during school breaks? Keep them busy and having fun at the MJCC with sports, swimming, gymnastics, arts and crafts, games, and more! Kids...
Partners Portland 7:10 pm
Partners Portland @ Portland Kollel
Nov 25 @ 7:10 pm – 8:00 pm
Unity Through learning. Study Torah with a partner and make connections with Jews from across Portland. Hot drinks, light snacks, and study resources will all be made available. Join Portland as we learn one on one. Bring...
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Vacation Camps 8:00 am
Vacation Camps @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 26 @ 8:00 am
Fun Days off from School Need something for your kids to do during school breaks? Keep them busy and having fun at the MJCC with sports, swimming, gymnastics, arts and crafts, games, and more! Kids...
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Vacation Camps 8:00 am
Vacation Camps @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center
Nov 27 @ 8:00 am
Fun Days off from School Need something for your kids to do during school breaks? Keep them busy and having fun at the MJCC with sports, swimming, gymnastics, arts and crafts, games, and more! Kids...
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Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak 3:15 pm
Bible Class with Rabbi Isaak @ Congregation Neveh Shalom
Nov 28 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Come study and discuss the Bible with Rabbi Isaak at Neveh Shalom.
Introduction to Judaism 7:00 pm
Introduction to Judaism
Nov 28 @ 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 affiliation. A carefully constructed curriculum includes Jewish history, life cycle events, holidays, ritual and daily practice, theology,...
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