will be our doubts of today." -- Franklin D. Roosevelt
"Laughter is to the soul." Yiddish Proverb
The Humanistic Judaism Study Group will be discussing Jewish names; Hebrew, Yiddish and more. What does having a Jewish name mean within Humanistic Judaism? When do we use a Jewish name? What if you don’t have a Jewish name? How does one acquire a Jewish name?
The premiere of "Standup! Lessons from the Holocaust". The Never Again Coalition documentary on Holocaust survivors. The documentary takes students' questions and poses these to 4 Holocaust survivors. The main idea is to try to learn from the survivors what words of wisdom they have for us in the present day, as a result of their experiences. The survivors are invited and will do a Q-A.
At OJMCHE from noon to one -- brown-bag lunch series, so bring yours. Hope to see you all there.
Once again Kol Shalom enables us to carry on the wonderful Passover seder tradition., community style. All are welcome to join us as we socialize, have a haggadah reading with the traditional symbols and tell the story from our humanistic perspective. Of course a great meal and singing are a highlight of the evening. See our flyer.
Our community seder is March 31, 2018 at:
1125 SE Madison St - Portland
4:00 p.m. Social Hour / 5:00 p.m. Seder
Tickets can be purchased here, online.
Can't make the seder? Please consider supporting the community seder with a donation to the Elijah Fund.
Thanks and hope you can join us at the seder.
Portland* is marching for our Children’s safety, for safe schools and for sensible
gun control legislation. The Jewish Federation will be there, under its banner, with
uncounted other local groups and families. COME, JOIN KOL SHALOM at
hope to have our banner with us, but if not, look for our familiar faces.
Want a contact that morning? Call Randy’s cell — 503.453.2985
and you'll start to see a big difference in your life."