The Maine Conference for Jewish Life

Jun 12, 2020 5:00PM—Jun 14, 2020 5:00PM




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Presented by The Center for Small Town Jewish Life

Friday evening, June 12 and all day Sunday, June 14  

Advanced registration required at  

Our new schedule is also available on our website  

Online Schedule:  

– Friday evening, June 12  

5:00 p.m. Kabbalat Shabbat Services  


– Sunday, June 14, 2020  

10:00 a.m. Introduction by the director of the Center for Small Town Jewish Life, Rabbi Rachel Isaacs  

10:15 a.m. Israeli musicians and music educators Or and Feliza Zohar  

11:00 a.m. Rabbis Panel: A Text on One Foot: What Text Gives You Comfort Right Now?  

12:00 p.m. Rabbi Adina Allen and the Jewish Studio Project: Creativity in Times of Challenge  

12:45 p.m. “Edek:” Film Short Screening and Conversation with Barbara Merson. This session is made possible by the Maine Jewish Film Festival  

1:30 p.m. A Moment of Meditation and Music with Cantor Sheila Nesis  

2:15 p.m. A Kosher Wilderness Experience with Brian Kresge  

3:00 p.m. Storytelling with Lisa Mayer, followed by a brief closing ceremony  

4:00 p.m. A Private Concert with Doni Zasloff and Eric Lindberg of Nefesh Mountain! 

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