Becoming Miracle

2:00 pm

December 17, 2017

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BECOMING MIRACLE: Stories of Tradition, Assimilation, Flourishing and How we Became Jewish Portlanders

2-4pm on December 17, 2017
When RSVPing, let us know how many children will be attending in the comments | Special Event

Join Rabbi Rose of Congregation Shaarie Torah, Judy Margles, Director of OJMCHE, and others for a special family friendly Chanukah reflection. Chanukah is a story about the relationship of the Jewish people to the surrounding culture. How do we hold on to Jewishness while living within a broader culture? Judy Margles and Rabbi Rose will offer reflections and insight, play highlights from the Museum’s Oral History Project and lead a discussion with attendees about deepening Jewish identity in 21st century Portland.

A fun event at OJMCHE with refreshments and schmoozing. Kid friendly activities include dreidel games, craft projects and a scavenger hunt. Refreshments and schmoozing. Sponsored by Congregation Shaarie Torah and The Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education.

When RSVPing, let us know how many children will be attending in the comments.

  • Upcoming Events

    Nov20
    Morning MinyanTime: 7:30 am
    Nov20
    CST Board MeetingTime: 7:00 pm
    Nov23
    Morning MinyanTime: 7:25 am
  • Religious Services

    9:15 am Saturdays
    8:30 am Sundays
    7:25 am Mondays & Thursdays*

    *7:15 am if Minyan falls on Rosh Chodesh
    *8:30 am if on a National Holiday

  • Need a Minyan?

    If so, please contact the synagogue office at 503.226.6131. With a few days notice, Rabbi Rose will find congregants to participate.