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The Great Big Maine Challah Bake

Nov 20, 2022 2:00PM—5:00PM

JCA - 1342 Congress St., Portland

Cost $18

Sunday, Nov. 20th | 2 – 5 PM In person at the JCA – 1342 Congress St., Portland Presented by the Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine and Rimon – The Portland Jewish Women’s Group, in partnership with The Shabbat Project. Advanced registration required by Sunday, Nov. 6th Suggested ticket price: $18 Geared to women…

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Shalom Baby Gathering

Nov 20, 2022 10:00AM—11:00AM

In person at the JCA – 1342 Congress St., Portland

Join PJ Library in welcoming babies born in the last 18 months. Meet other parents, receive a special gift bag, and learn more about the PJ Library free monthly children’s book program. Light brunch and refreshments will be served.  RSVP to Marlena Lantos (mlantos@mainejewish.org) by Thursday November 17th with the number of attendees and the name of…

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Shabbat Bachutz with Lorin Troderman

Nov 19, 2022 10:00AM—12:00PM

Cape Elizabeth - location and meeting spot emailed to registered participants

Reb Nachman of Bratslav used to pray: רבונו של עולם Master of the Universe, grant me the ability to be alone; may it be my custom to go outdoors each day among the trees and grass, among all growing things. May I express there everything in my heart, and may all the foliage of the…

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Shabbat Dinner at Temple Beth El – CANCELLED

Nov 18, 2022 5:30PM—8:00PM

Temple Beth El (400 Deering Avenue, Portland)

Shabbat is a time to unwind after a long week, but if you’re the person responsible for getting dinner on the table, it can feel like anything but. With this in mind, we invite you to join us for a Shabbat dinner, lovingly prepared by TBE members. In place of regular Friday night services, we…

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DRAWING FROM NATURE: ARTIST TALK AND WORKSHOP – GRETCHEN HALPERT

Nov 10, 2022 2:00PM—4:00PM

Maine Jewish Museum 267 Congress Street Portland, ME 04101

Cost Free!

Join local artist and scientific illustrator Gretchen Halpert of the Scientific Illustration Distance Program (SIDP) for this FREE two-part program! From 2 – 2:30 PM, Halpert will discuss her MJM exhibit against the backdrop of her career at the juxtaposition of art, science, and teaching. Then, from 2:30 – 4 PM, , Halpert will provide…

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Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

Nov 10, 2022 6:00PM—8:00PM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

BEGINNER MAH JONGG CLASS A 6-session evening course, 6:00 – 8:00 PM – Tuesday, Oct. 11 – Tuesday, Oct. 18 – Tuesday, Oct. 25 – Tuesday, Nov. 1 – Tuesday, Nov. 8 – Thursday, Nov. 10* *Note that this is a Thursday night session, and that the last two sessions will be held the same…

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Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

Nov 08, 2022 6:00PM—8:00PM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

BEGINNER MAH JONGG CLASS A 6-session evening course, 6:00 – 8:00 PM – Tuesday, Oct. 11 – Tuesday, Oct. 18 – Tuesday, Oct. 25 – Tuesday, Nov. 1 – Tuesday, Nov. 8 – Thursday, Nov. 10* *Note that this is a Thursday night session, and that the last two sessions will be held the same…

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