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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Lunch & Swim at Sebago Lake

Sunday, August 12, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Center Day Camp
74 Hackett Road, Windham, Maine 04062

Pack a lunch and enjoy a swim on Sebago Lake at Center Day Camp with your NextDor friends.

Free. Carpooling encouraged since parking is limited.

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The Reulctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid

August Book Club

Sunday, August 26, 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Ocean Gateway Park
(Rain Location: Arabica Coffee on Commercial Street)

NextDor's August 2018 book club selection is The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid.

If it is sunny, we will meet at the park off Ocean Gateway. But since we have been rained out of every attempted outdoor book club this summer, a rain location is planned at Arabica Coffee on Commercial Street.

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NextDor Paint Night 2018

Bob Ross Paint NIght

Thursday, November 1, 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Jewish Community Alliance
1342 Congress St. Portland, ME 04102

Join NextDor friends for a relaxing evening of painting along to a classic Bob Ross video. Remember, there are no mistakes, just happy accidents.

$20 covers all supplies and you will take home a finished painting.

Bring a snack to share.