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When We Were Strangers

A Kley Kodesh Kirtan Friday, April 14th With Rabbi Ariel, J.D. Kleinke and Eric Stern Doors open at 6:00 pm B’kol Dor Vador In every generation we are to know ourselves as refugees. How did your family get to the United States? Share stories and song with your fellow congregants. Everyone is welcome at our Passover Kirtan celebrating immigrants and refugees. Seder themed refreshments will be served. RSVP HERE We’re seeking displays to enrich this special service. If you have pictures or special objects you’d be willing to lend in remembrance of a family member, please contact Katie.

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What’s Jewish about a CSA?

Join us this erev Shabbat for our monthly Kley Kodesh kirtan service, with special guests: Tuv Ha’Aretz and Leikam Brewing. February 20th 6:30 pm Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) offers up-front financial support to farmers, while offering the customer a reliable source of local produce and other foods. Community Supported Brewing (CSB) does the same, except for beer. What makes these business people uniquely Jewish? Their ethics, their approach and their particular products. Come meet the folks behind this new way of doing business – they’ll be introducing themselves and their business models for the coming season.

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Shabbat in the Park

Welcome Shabbat in the great outdoors. All are invited to eat, sing and enjoy the beauty of the Portland summer with us. July 10th Laurelhurst Concert Pad – SE Oak and 35th Avenue Band starts at 6 pm – prayers at 6:45pm Service animals welcome – please leave other pets at home Rabbi Ariel will be joined by V’Chaverim, playing a combination of klezmer and jazz. V’Chaverim features Ed Kraus on the clarinet, Steve Cohen on bass, Andrew Ehrlich on violin and Courtney Von Drehle on accordion.

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