NextDor is a JCA program for young adults that offers opportunities for peer-led social, cultural, and educational engagement guided by Jewish values. 'Dor' is the Hebrew word for generation. NextDor programming is developed with the aim of helping to connect and engage community members in their 20s and 30s in settings that are accessible, inclusive, and uniting. NextDor programs are open and welcoming to Jews and non-Jews alike.


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Cover of Eternal Life by Dara Horn

April Book Club

Sunday, April 29, 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Eastern Promenade Portland, ME 04101

Join NextDor for our monthly book club! For April, we are reading Eternal Life by Dara Horn.

Thursday May 3, NextDor is invited to see Dara Horn speak at the JCA.

Weather permitting, we will gather on the Eastern Prom (on the grass near the playground) for a picnic book club. An alternate location will be provided if it's rainy. If it's snowy, we're leaving Maine.

Slugger in front of Hadlock Field

Seadogs Game

Thursday, July 19, 7:00 PM

Hadlock Field 271 Park Avenue Portland, ME 04102

Join NextDor for some good old American baseball.

Stay tuned for details on which section NextDor will congregate in.