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12/25 Chinese Food & Films

Dec 25, 2022 12:00PM—4:00PM

Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine - 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME 04102

Cost Free to attend // $5 per person for Food

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If your tradition on December 25th includes Chinese food and a movie – or if you would like it to – come join us at the JCA for the afternoon! We’ll have a delicious Chinese buffet lunch catered by Maine Jewish Museum Director Dawn LaRochelle (who was a restaurateur and caterer in Western Massachusetts for…

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Spirits and Spirits

Jan 05, 2023 5:30PM—7:00PM

Maine Craft Distilling

Join Rabbi Braun for an evening of spirited and thoughtful discussion over some delicious beverages. L’chaim!

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JCA Community Shabbat Dinner

Jan 06, 2023

JCA - 1342 Congress St., Portland

Save the date! JCA Community Shabbat Dinners In person at the JCA – 1342 Congress St., Portland Fridays, 5:30 – 7:30 PM*** ***TENTATIVE TIMES AND DATES TO BE CONFIRMED (see schedule below) December 2 January 6 February 17 March 24 Gather with old and new friends for informal, delicious Shabbat meals catered by local chefs…

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Chug Sameach: Trivia Night at the Museum!

Jan 07, 2023 6:30PM—9:00PM

Maine Jewish Museum

Cost $18

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Show off your mad trivia skills while enjoying pizza, craft beer, and fun with friends — all while supporting MJM’s mission-driven exhibitions and programming. $18/person; teams of up to 6 players. Pizza and beer from 6:30 – 7:00 PM. Two rounds of trivia beginning at 7:00. Call us at 207-773-2339 or email dlarochelle@mainejewishmuseum.org register.

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Sephardi Voices: The Untold Expulsion of Jews from Arab Lands with Henry Green & Richard Stursberg

Jan 19, 2023 7:30PM—8:30PM

Cost $0.00

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Sephardi Voices: The Untold Expulsion of Jews from Arab Lands A virtual book talk with co-authors Henry Green and Richard Stursberg Presented in partnership with Temple Emanu-El, Westfield, NJ Thursday, Jan. 19th | 7:30 PM ET Not only does this hand­some, glossy hardcover include a gallery of stunning portraits making it a perfect gift and…

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Hole in The Head Review Poetry Reading Series

Jan 26, 2023 7:00PM—9:00PM

Maine Jewish Museum

Cost Free!

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The Maine Jewish Museum is proud to be collaborating with Hole in the Head Review to host quarterly poetry readings at the Museum. Two acclaimed Maine poets, Jeri Theriault and Mike Bove, will be the featured readers for the first hour. A Franco-American poet, Jeri Theriault grew up in Waterville, Maine. Her poetry collections include…

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Spirits and Spirits

Feb 02, 2023 5:30PM—7:00PM

Maine Craft Distilling (123 Washington Ave, Portland)

Join Rabbi Braun for an evening of spirited and thoughtful discussion over some delicious beverages. L’chaim!

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Family Shabbat, Celebrating the Birthday of the Trees!

Feb 03, 2023 5:00PM—6:00PM

Etz Chaim synagogue

Cost Free of charge

Led by Cantor Sheila Nesis, join us for a 45 minutes Family Shabbat filled with songs, a story, birthday blessings and Shabbat treats! All are welcome, especially children ages 0-7 and their caregivers!

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Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine - 1342 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04102

12/25 Chinese Food & Films

Dec 25, 2022 12:00PM—4:00PM

Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine - 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME 04102

JCA Community Shabbat Dinner

Jan 06, 2023

JCA - 1342 Congress St., Portland