Clubs, Groups & Gatherings
The Jewish Community Alliance is open to the public. Per our COVID policy, proof of vaccination is required at our indoor in-person programs. Masks are optional. We will continue to offer both in-person and virtual activities to meet your needs and keep you engaged and connected. Please follow us on social media, check back here often, and sign up for our emails to stay up to date!
OPEN MAH JONGG
In-person at the JCA – 1342 Congress St., Portland
Wednesdays & Fridays* | 9:30 AM – 12 PM
Players of all levels are welcome – participants should have a basic understanding of the principles of the game and be able to play without instruction. Please check our website, Facebook page, and our calendar for holiday and weather closures. (For beginners who are not familiar with the game, we are offering a Beginner Mah Jongg class in August and September - see below.)
Per the JCA’s current COVID policy, proof of vaccination and masks are required at our indoor programs. Please review our full policy before you arrive: https://www.mainejewish.org/jca-covid-policy-update-11-1-21/
*If you are joining our group for the first time, RSVP to our volunteer Judi Slotsky to join the Mah Jongg email list and receive the latest updates and schedule changes.
BEGINNER MAH JONGG CLASS
In person at the JCA - 1342 Congress St., Portland
Six Thursdays sessions, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
August 4,11,18; Sept. 1, 8, 15*
*please note schedule change - no class on 8/25
Tuition: $40 - JCA members | $50 - General public
Advanced registration required by Thursday, July 28
Have you always wanted to learn how to play Mah Jongg? Join instructor Judi Slotsky for this beginner-level course. Limited to 8 students.
- All students will need to have the 2022 Mah Jongg card to participate, available to order directly from the National Mah Jongg League at https://www.nationalmahjonggleague.org/store.aspx#
- Participants will need to provide proof of full COVID vaccination; face masks are optional – please see the JCA’s COVID policy before arriving: https://www.mainejewish.org/jca-covid-policy-update-7-6-22/