Event Calendar

Volunteers Needed: Veteran’s Day Flag Planting

Ahavai Shalom Cemetery 9323 SW First Ave, Portland, OR

Wednesday, November 9 10:30am at Neveh Zedek 2:00pm at Ahavai Shalom We are looking for volunteers to help place flags at each of our cemeteries honoring veterans. Thank you for volunteering for this meaningful event. If you are able, please consider supporting both locations. To volunteer at Neveh Zedek (7925 SW Canyon Lane), contact Sharyn Schneiderman at shazschneiderman@aol.com or by phone, 503.781.3359. To volunteer at Ahavai Shalom (9323 SW First Ave), contact Sandy Axel at sandyaxel@msn.com or by ... Read More

Kabbalat Shabbat

Recurring
Stampfer Chapel

Please join us for our weekly Kabbalat Shabbat Friday evening service. We will still have our livestream option for those who choose. Click here for the order-of-service. Click here to join the Livestream. (If the livestream is not up, click here and try the Main Sanctuary link.) Use the book: Siddur Lev Shalem Kabbalat Shabbat and Evening Service. Our vaccination/Covid policy: Masks are optional and welcome. Vaccination is strongly recommended for all who will be in ... Read More

Kol Shabbat – Voice of Shabbat

Recurring
Room 102

2nd Fridays, 7:15-8:00pm, Room 102 Please join us for an alternative to the main Kabbalat Shabbat service: a lay-led, voices-only Erev Shabbat Service. All ages and stages are welcome - open to the community. Questions? Please contact Naomi Leavitt: naomileavitt@gmail.com.

History, Theology and Poetry of the Prayerbook w/ Rabbi David Kosak 

Neveh Shalom 2900 SW Peaceful Lane, Portland, OR

Sundays through March, starting November 13, 12:15-1:15pm  In this accessible, intermediate-level course, we will examine the history and literary meaning of our central prayers. This will allow us to understand the background in which these prayers arose as well as how their structure and imagery convey their central message. Understanding these two components will help us grasp the purpose and ideas of the prayers as well as deepening our knowledge of how a given prayer ... Read More

Legacy: Meaningful Family Conversations W/ Rabbi David Kosak

Recurring
Neveh Shalom 2900 SW Peaceful Lane, Portland, OR

Sunday, Nov 13, Feb 12, or Apr 16 (you choose one date), 2:00-4:00pm In my years working in the rabbinate, I have observed how some, but not all, families instinctually prepare in advance for an inevitable loss by engaging in open conversations about values, love, and even regrets. These profound talks positively enrich a family. This year, I will be offering three stand-alone opportunities for you and your loved ones to gather and do this work ... Read More

Kabbalat Shabbat

Recurring
Stampfer Chapel

Please join us for our weekly Kabbalat Shabbat Friday evening service. We will still have our livestream option for those who choose. Click here for the order-of-service. Click here to join the Livestream. (If the livestream is not up, click here and try the Main Sanctuary link.) Use the book: Siddur Lev Shalem Kabbalat Shabbat and Evening Service. Our vaccination/Covid policy: Masks are optional and welcome. Vaccination is strongly recommended for all who will be in ... Read More

Saturday Morning Shabbat Service

Recurring
Neveh Shalom 2900 SW Peaceful Lane, Portland, OR

Every Saturday, 9:30am P’sukei d’zimra – the preliminary service – begins at 9:15am Please join us for our traditional weekly Shabbat morning service. Note these special services: Meditation Shabbat, 1st Saturdays Learner’s Shabbat, 4th Saturdays

Kabbalat Shabbat – Indigenous People’s Day Speakers Edith and Randy Woodley

Neveh Shalom 2900 SW Peaceful Lane, Portland, OR

Friday, November 25, 6:15pm, Stampfer Chapel Please join us on Indigenous People’s Day, the day after Thanksgiving, for a special Kabbalat Shabbat service with guest speakers Edith and Randy Woodley. They are the co-founders of Eloheh Indigenous Center for Earth Justice and Eloheh Farm & Seeds, which is a community, a ceremonial ground, a learning center, and a regenerative teaching farm in in Yamhill, Oregon. They will speak on recovering the indigenous parts of ourselves. ... Read More

Saturday Morning Shabbat Service

Recurring
Neveh Shalom 2900 SW Peaceful Lane, Portland, OR

Every Saturday, 9:30am P’sukei d’zimra – the preliminary service – begins at 9:15am Please join us for our traditional weekly Shabbat morning service. Note these special services: Meditation Shabbat, 1st Saturdays Learner’s Shabbat, 4th Saturdays

Downstairs Minyan

Recurring
Zidell Chapel

2nd, 4th, and 5th Saturdays, 9:30am* A lay-led alternate Shabbat service followed by a Kiddush lunch and singing of z’mirot. Interested in leading a part of the service or reading Torah? Contact: downstairsminyan@gmail.com. Click here to join via Zoom. *When there is no Bar/Bat Mitzvah or special Shabbat programming, Downstairs Minyan will join the main service at 9:30am.