Second Annual Great Big Maine Challah Bake

Nov 05, 2023 12:00PM—5:00PM


JCA 1342 Congress St Portland, ME 04102

Cost 18

Event Contact Stefanie Levenson | Email

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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 Thursday, Nov. 2nd
Suggested ticket price: $18

Open to women and their daughters or granddaughters age 12+. Limited spots available so sign up ASAP!

Join Rimon – The Portland Jewish Women’s Group and the JCA for our first Great Big Maine Challah Bake – learn about the Jewish tradition and ritual of challah baking, connect with new and old friends, and participate in hands-on challah dough preparation and braiding. Challah dough will be taken home to be baked along with instructions.

This event is modeled on similar events held in JCCs and communities around the world, created by The Shabbat Project.

Finances should not be a barrier to participation. To request subsidized or free tickets, please contact Ilana at

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