Current & Upcoming

Go Bananas (PJ Library Shabbat Event)

May 12, 2023 4:00PM—5:30PM

Jewish Community Alliance 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME 04102

Cost $0.00

PJ Library teams up with Center Day Camp to offer you a CDC themed Shabbat experience. Join us for Shabbat songs led by some of your favorite Center Day Camp counselors, followed by Shabbat cookie decorating, Shabbat craft activities and of course challah! This event is open to kids of all ages and their families.…

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PJs and Popcorn Movie Event with PJ Library

Apr 02, 2023 2:00PM—4:00PM

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

Join PJ Library (with support from the Maine Jewish Film Festival) for a family friendly screening of Disney’s Encanto! Come sing along to all your favorite Encanto songs, enjoy our popcorn and snack bar, and create some Encanto themed crafts. Feel free to wear your PJs and bring some comfy blankets or pillows! Advanced registration…

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February Vacation Camp

Feb 21, 2023—Feb 24, 2023

JCA of Southern Maine, 1324 Congress St., Portland ME 04102

Cost $250.00

February Vacation Camp at the JCA Join us for a fun filled week of games, arts and crafts, athletics, outdoor exploration, cooking/baking, daily field trips and so much more! Who: Open to Kindergarteners through 5th graders When: February 21st – 24th from 9:00 – 4:00 each day Where: The program will be based out of…

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PJ Our Way Havdalah Event with author Casey Breton

Jan 21, 2023 5:00PM—6:30PM

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

Advanced registration required by Weds. Jan. 18th. Suggested ticket per household – $10 | Subsidized tickets available Join us in welcoming Casey Breton for our author Havdalah event. Casey is the author of the PJ Our Way book Going Rogue (At Hebrew School). She will lead us in some group activities and do a brief…

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Musical Family Havdalah – A virtual event with Eliana Light

Jan 29, 2022 4:30PM—5:00PM

Online via Zoom


An interactive virtual event with PJ Library in Southern Maine and the JCA Saturday, Jan. 29th | 4:30 PM Advanced registration required by Thursday, 1/27 to receive the Zoom link. Join PJ Library and the JCA for a special musical family Havdalah live on Zoom with acclaimed Jewish educator and musician Eliana Light. Eliana will lead…

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Purim Story Time & Costume Party with PJ Library in Southern Maine

Feb 21, 2021 3:00PM

Cost 0.0

With PJ Library in Southern Maine Sunday, February 21st at 3 pm FREE via Zoom Join us to share some Purim fun with a story time and songs. Show off your costume, dance along to the music and shake your grogger (noise maker)! Register by noon on Friday 2/19 to receive the Zoom link. For…

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Past | Archive

Beginner’s Pickleball, Session 5

Jun 06, 2023 9:30AM—10:30AM

JCA Cohen Hall

Delancey on Deering

Jun 04, 2023 4:30PM—7:30PM

400 Deering Avenue Portland, ME 04103


Jun 03, 2023 10:00AM—9:00PM

Center Day Camp, 74 Hackett Rd., Windham, ME 04062

The Origins of Zionism with Andy Bachman

Jun 01, 2023 7:00PM—8:30PM

JCA Board Room

Spirits and Spirits

Jun 01, 2023 5:30PM—7:00PM

Maine Craft Distilling - 123 Washington Ave, Portland

More Events

Beginner’s Pickleball, Session 5

Jun 13, 2023 9:30AM—10:30AM

JCA Cohen Hall


Jun 14, 2023 12:00PM—2:00PM

JCA Cohen Hall


Jun 17, 2023 10:30AM—3:00PM

Parade Line-up Location TBA

Pickleball Course: Beginners PLUS Stay-n-Play Session 2

Jun 20, 2023 10:30AM—12:00PM

JCA Cohen Hall