CLICK HERE FOR FLYER

Go to:     June     July     August     Back to Shul

ALL SUMMER LONG

Shabbat on the Upper Plaza!
Every Friday night 6:15 pm
Enjoy our beautiful NW summer evenings singing, praying and schmoozing! (Weather permitting).

Young Family Tot Shabbat (0-5 years)
1st & 3rd Saturday of every month at 10:15 am. Zidell Chapel
A fun and engaging service for families with babies, toddlers, and children up to age 5. Join our skilled early childhood educators their good friend Shabbos Mouse for Neveh Shalom’s liveliest Shabbat service. Kiddush lunch following the service.

Kiddush Club for K-2nd Graders
1st & 3rd Saturday of every month at 10:15 am. Room 19
Join other families for prayer, singing, conversation and fun followed by a Kiddush lunch.

Storytime at Hillsdale Farmers Market at Rieke Playground with Rabbi Eve Posen
Sundays, June 10, July 1, July 29 and August 12 at 10:00 am

Fun for all ages! Co-sponsored by PJ Library.

JUNE 2018 EVENTS

Kabbalat Shabbat with Ilene Safyan
Friday, June 1 (August 3), 6:15pm
Bring your spirit and your voice together for this special Kabbalat Shabbat. Accompanied by Ilene Safyan on guitar, this service is one of beautiful music, filled with singing and participation. New melodies are intermixed with congregational favorites. It’s a wonderful way to welcome Shabbat.

Men’s Club Brunch & Talk with Rabbi Stampfer
Sunday, June 3, 9:45am, Stampfer Chapel
Join the Men’s Club for a nosh and talk with Rabbi Stampfer. The topic in honor of Israel’s 70th birthday: The role of the 1956 Sinai campaign in Israel’s history. Free and open to everyone. Contact Mitch Elovitz: elovitzclan@comcast.net.

Sisterhood & Tikkun Olam Hygiene Kit Sorting for Transition Projects
Sunday, June 3, 12:30 pm, Room 102
Join Sisterhood and the Tikkun Olam committee to help sort through donated items for Transition Projects, an organization that helps homeless people get into permanent housing. Kids welcome! For more info, contact Evan Shereck, evan.shereck@gmail.com.

Pages & Pixels – Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk
Sun, June 3, 4:00pm, Room 112
Join other book and film lovers in reading a book and watching a film based on the book. We are presently reading Marjorie Morningstar is about a starry-eyed young nineteen year old who is released from the social constraints of her traditional Jewish family when she leaves New York to accept the job of her dreams. After discussing the book, we will watch the 1958 film version with Gene Kelly and Natalie Wood. For more information, contact Kaiya Goldhammer, kgoldhammer@nevehshalom.org.

Men’s Club Poker Tournament
Sunday, June 3, 4:00pm
Please join Men’s Club at their annual Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament. Registration is $40 by May 29 and your donation supports Youth Education and Camp Scholarship programs. RSVP and more info: nevehshalomevent.maxgiving.com.

Cooking for Outside In
Sunday, June 10, 12:00-2:00pm
Meet in the CNS Kitchen to do a mitzvah and help feed homeless teens. Info: Rick Botney, 8888octopus8888@gmail.com.

Sisterhood End of Year Picnic
Sunday, June 10, 11:30am, Offsite
Join the Sisterhood for their annual end of the year picnic. For more information and to RSVP, please contact: coprez22@gmail.com.

Wondering Jews Visit the Rose Garden
Tues, June 12, 11:00am, FREE
Join others 65+ for a special trip to the International Rose Garden. More info: programs@nevehshalom.org.

Pride Shabbat Service & Dinner
Friday, June 15, 5:45pm
Kick off Pride Weekend with a warm and welcoming Shabbat dinner! All LGBTQ individuals and allies are welcome (CNS members and non-members are welcome). $12/adult, $6/child.
5:45pm: Drinks and Schmooze;
6:15pm: Shabbat Evening Service;
7:15pm: Shabbat Dinner.
RSVP: tinyurl.com/cnspride2018. More info: mberwin@nevehshalom.org. Also, join us on Sunday, June 17 (time TBA) for the PDX Pride March.

CNS Participates in Portland Pride Parade!
Sunday, June 17
This year CNS celebrates pride as part of Portland Jewish Pride:  www.jewishportland.org/pride . To get involved or help with planning, please contact Beth Milliner at 540-819-1807 or bpenguin6@gmail.com. We will have t-shirts for purchase that will represent CNS Pride, and a van for those who would like to participate but not walk. Are you unable to participate but want to support the effort?  Donations appreciated!

Young Family Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve Posen (ages 0-6)
Friday, June 22 (July 27, August 24), 5:15pm, Offsite
Join Rabbi Eve and welcome Shabbat with music and stories, potluck dinner to follow. RSVP to: eposen@nevehshalom.org for directions. Co-Sponsored by PJ Library.

Living Room Shabbat with Rabbi David Kosak
Friday, June 22 (July 27, August 24), 8:00pm (in place of the 6:15pm service)
This is a laid-back, come-as-you-are Portland vibe Shabbat. One that reflects how we like to gather together in a casual, easy and down-to-earth way. Without pretension, yet in a beautiful manner. For more information, please call the office at: 503.246.8831.

Annual Congregational Meeting
Thursday, June 28, 7:00pm
Please join the whole CNS community at our annual meeting. This is an opportunity to: meet the 2018-19 Board of Directors, hear about the highlights of the past year, celebrate our accomplishments, understand our goals, explore what is up and coming, and schmooze with your fellow community members. Dessert and drinks will be provided. For more information, please call the front office at 503.246.8831.

Dad’s Night Out Family Shabbat Picnic
Friday, June 29, 6:00pm, Willamette Waterfront Park (SW Nebraska and SW Macadam)
All are invited to Willamette Park on June 29, 2018 from 6-8 pm for blessings, songs and a Shabbat evening playdate. For families at all stages and ages. Tell your friends! This is a community-wide event and open everyone. More details: programs@nevehshalom.org.

Shoreshim Young Families Hike
Saturday, June 30, 3:00pm, Tryon Creek
Convene with nature and your Shoreshim friends as we explore the trail.  Snacks will be provided. Bring your friends! More: eposen@nevehshalom.org.

JULY 2018 EVENTS

Young Families Berry Picking
Sunday, July 15 at 10:30am at Smith Berry Barn
Pick fresh berries with your young ones on a fun farm outing! For families with children ages 5 and under. RSVP: eposen@nevehshalom.org

Pages & Pixels – I Am Forbidden by Anouk Markovitz
Sun, July 15, 4:00pm, Stampfer Chapel
In I Am Forbidden the horrors of World War 11 Transylvania, Jewish life in the post-war Marais district of Paris, and the eventual settlement in Brooklyn are all detailed in this quickly paced, succinct, and poetic read. After discussing the book, we will watch a film based on the same themes. For more information, contact Kaiya Goldhammer, kgoldhammer@nevehshalom.org.

Wondering Jews Visit the Hogan Butte Natural Park
Tues, July 18, 11:00am, FREE
Join others 65+ for a special trip to the Hogan Butte Natural Park. More info: programs@nevehshalom.org.

Erev Tisha B’Av Service
Saturday, July 21, 8:45pm, Zidell Chapel
This year, because of Shabbat, Tisha b’Av observance is delayed till the 10th of Av. Seudat Shlishit (The Third Meal of Shabbat) followed by Havdalah, Ma’ariv and Eicha reading.

Tisha B’Av Service
Sunday, July 22, 9:00am, Zidell Chapel
Tallit/tefillin are not worn that morning.

Young Family Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve Posen (ages 0-6)
Friday, July 27 (August 24), 5:15pm, Offsite
Join Rabbi Eve and welcome Shabbat with music and stories, potluck dinner to follow. RSVP to: eposen@nevehshalom.org for directions. Co-Sponsored by PJ Library.

Living Room Shabbat with Rabbi David Kosak
Friday, July 27 (August 24), 8:00pm (in place of the 6:15pm service)
This is a laid-back, come-as-you-are Portland vibe Shabbat. One that reflects how we like to gather together in a casual, easy and down-to-earth way. Without pretension, yet in a beautiful manner. For more information, please call the office at: 503.246.8831.

AUGUST 2018 EVENTS

Kabbalat Shabbat with Ilene Safyan
Fridays: August 3, 6:15pm
Bring your spirit and your voice together for this special Kabbalat Shabbat. Accompanied by Ilene Safyan on guitar, this service is one of beautiful music, filled with singing and participation. New melodies are intermixed with congregational favorites. It’s a wonderful way to welcome Shabbat.

Wondering Jews Field Trip – Lan Su Chinese Garden
Monday, August 7, Time TBA
For questions , please contact Membership and Community Engagement Director, Daniela Meltzer, 503.293.7313 | dmeltzer@nevehshalom.org

Shoreshim Messy Art at CNS
Thursday, Aug 23, 10:30am
Join the fun and get messy! Ages 0-5, must be accompanied by an adult. for more info, contact: eposen@nevehshalom.org.

Young Family Fourth Fridays with Rabbi Eve Posen (ages 0-6)
Friday, August 24, 5:15pm, Offsite
Join Rabbi Eve and welcome Shabbat with music and stories, potluck dinner to follow. RSVP to: eposen@nevehshalom.org for directions. Co-Sponsored by PJ Library.

Living Room Shabbat with Rabbi David Kosak
Friday, August 24, 8:00pm (in place of the 6:15pm service)
This is a laid-back, come-as-you-are Portland vibe Shabbat. One that reflects how we like to gather together in a casual, easy and down-to-earth way. Without pretension, yet in a beautiful manner. For more information, please call the office at: 503.246.8831.

BACK TO SHUL!

Back to Shul!
Sunday, August 26, 12:30-2:30pm
Join us for music, food and fun at our annual BBQ on the Plaza! Time to reconnect with friends and opportunities for students to meet ALIYAH K-6 teachers and Foundation School (18 mo. – pre-K) teachers, too! Free. Open to the entire community. All ages welcome!  Please RSVP: lrichmond@nevehshalom.org.

2018-06-05T14:43:12+00:00