Current & Upcoming

2022 BERNSTEIN SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM – WITH RABBI NEAL GOLD 

May 20, 2022—May 22, 2022

Congregation Bet Ha’am, 81 Westbrook Street, South Portland 

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Friday, May 20th | 7:30 PM  When the Stranger Resides Among Us  Who is the biblical ger, the so-called “stranger in our midst”? What are our responsibilities to him or her? And hos is this ancient commandment so crucially relevant in our community and world today?    Saturday, May 21st  9:00 AM – Torah Study:…

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THE GENESIS OF CREATION: New Art and Commentary on the Days of the Creation – With Chuck Lisner

May 26, 2022 7:00PM

Presented online via ZOOM by Congregation Etz Chaim, Biddeford 

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Join Chuck Lisner as he combines visual art with commentary in his new series on The Genesis of Creation.  His eight-image series is the culmination of his ever evolving interpretation of the days of creation. The presentation includes thoughts from Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch and learned thinkers both past and present as the series progresses…

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Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

May 26, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

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BEGINNER MAH JONGG CLASS Six Thursdays sessions, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM May 19, 26; June 2, 9, 16, 23 In person at the JCA – 1342 Congress St., Portland Tuition: $40 – JCA members | $50 – General public Advanced registration required by Friday, May 13th Limited to 8 students. Have you always wanted…

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Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

Jun 02, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

Cost $40 - JCA members | $50 - General public

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BEGINNER MAH JONGG CLASS Six Thursdays sessions, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM May 19, 26; June 2, 9, 16, 23 In person at the JCA – 1342 Congress St., Portland Tuition: $40 – JCA members | $50 – General public Advanced registration required by Friday, May 13th Limited to 8 students. Have you always wanted…

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Shaarey Tphiloh Shavuot Holiday Services

Jun 05, 2022 9:30AM—1:00PM

Shaarey Tphiloh, 400 Deering Avenue - Room 4A, Portland, ME 04103

Cost FREE

Join Shaarey Tphiloh Synagogue for Shavuot Services on Sunday, June 5, 2022 at 9:30am. Services will be followed by a festive, catered kiddush lunch. Please join us to hear the reading of the Ten Commandments, the basic tenets of Judaism.

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Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

Jun 09, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

Cost $40 - JCA members | $50 - General public

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BEGINNER MAH JONGG CLASS Six Thursdays sessions, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM May 19, 26; June 2, 9, 16, 23 In person at the JCA – 1342 Congress St., Portland Tuition: $40 – JCA members | $50 – General public Advanced registration required by Friday, May 13th Limited to 8 students. Have you always wanted…

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LAKES, LANYARDS, AND LEARNING: THE STORY OF NEW ENGLAND JEWISH SUMMER CAMPS

Jun 12, 2022 3:30PM—4:30PM

on line

Cost free

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HOSTED BY THE WYNER FAMILY JEWISH HERITAGE CENTER ON BEHALF OF THE NEW ENGLAND JEWISH HISTORY COLLABORATIVE Start your summer with a virtual visit to camp! Join the New England Jewish History Collaborative for a fascinating event exploring the story of Jewish summer camps in New England. The program begins with a talk by Jonathan…

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Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

Jun 16, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

Cost $40 - JCA members | $50 - General public

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BEGINNER MAH JONGG CLASS Six Thursdays sessions, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM May 19, 26; June 2, 9, 16, 23 In person at the JCA – 1342 Congress St., Portland Tuition: $40 – JCA members | $50 – General public Advanced registration required by Friday, May 13th Limited to 8 students. Have you always wanted…

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MAINE CONFERENCE FOR JEWISH LIFE 2022

Jun 17, 2022—Jun 19, 2022

With the Center for Small Town Jewish Life - In person at Colby College, Waterville 

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The Maine Conference for Jewish Life is a pluralistic opportunity for superior Jewish learning and joyous celebration in central Maine. Living far from America’s major urban centers (and from one another), Jews in northern New England rarely gain access to the Jewish world’s finest scholars and cultural innovators, or the experience of being surrounded by…

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Past | Archive

Lag Baomer Party

May 19, 2022 4:30PM

Fort Allen Park at the Gazebo, 49 Eastern Promenade, Portland

Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

May 19, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

Levey Day School 70th Birthday Party

May 15, 2022 1:00PM—3:00PM

Levey Day School - 400 Deering Avenue, Portland, ME

What Does a Good Day Look Like? End of Life Conversations in a Jewish Context

May 07, 2022 7:00PM

Presented on Zoom by the Center for Small Town Jewish Life

Opera in the Pines Presents: The Diary of Anne Frank

May 05, 2022 7:00PM—10:00PM

Maine Jewish Museum, 267 Congress Street, Portland, ME

More Events

2022 BERNSTEIN SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM – WITH RABBI NEAL GOLD 

May 20, 2022—May 22, 2022

Congregation Bet Ha’am, 81 Westbrook Street, South Portland 

THE GENESIS OF CREATION: New Art and Commentary on the Days of the Creation – With Chuck Lisner

May 26, 2022 7:00PM

Presented online via ZOOM by Congregation Etz Chaim, Biddeford 

Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

May 26, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

Jun 02, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME