Aug
19
3:00 PM15:00

Annual Kol Shalom Family Picnic - At the Hellman's

 The Hellman's live adjacent to a large green space at 2451 SE Clover Ct.,  Hillsboro, OR 97123.   Woods and paths are available for walking

 Main dish will be provided - Hamburgers,  Hotdogs , rolls and  all the condiments.  Potluck everything else. Bring enough to feed 8 people.  If your last name starts with

A-E  Bring Beverages

F-J  Bring Fruit

K-O  Bring Veggies

P-T  Bring Chips

U-Z - Bring Dessert

 .   Some may remember the annual picnic we had here in 2011 and 2016.   We had a "folk sing-a-long."  We made up a song book for the occasion with songs like Kisses Sweeter than Wine, Beautiful Dreamer, Tennessee Waltz, Down by the Riverside, Goodnight Irene and many more.  We still have the books and we can sing again! 

  If you have favorite chairs for something like this please bring them.    Parking is available in the cul-de-sac court.  Allow about 30 minutes from downtown Portland for travel.  Please get in touch with us if you need directions(hellmanw@gmail.com or 503-648-6361). 

Please RSVP to Sue Greenspan so we can prepare! sue.greenspan@yahoo.com or 503-568-4171.  You can also RSVP online

The picnic starts at 3 pm at the Hellmans in Hillsboro

 Looking forward to seeing you!

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Sep
9
7:00 PM19:00

Erev Rosh Hashanah - WHUUF

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 A Unique High Holiday Experience.  A human-centered, inspiring ceremony which reflects the great Jewish traditions and offers a meaningful alternative for all Jews and intercultural families.  All are Welcome....  Oneg to follow service.  

Join us for a pre-service discussion at 6:00 pm.

Reservations suggested, but not required.

See registration form here or register online
 

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Sep
19
4:00 PM16:00

Yom Kippur - WHUUF

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A interactive  and moving service incorporating the wonderful, haunting Kol Nidre, sung by cantorial soloist David Maier and then performed by cellist Jerry Bobbe.  Join us for a pre-service discussion at 3:00 pm.

A potluck dinner Break-Fast to follow service. All are Welcome.

Reservations suggested, but not required. Registration form here or
Reserve online

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Jul
29
1:00 PM13:00

Joint Forum with Quakers - “Exploring Humanism and Spirituality”

Mary Raskin of Kol Shalom and Rick Seifert of the Hillsdale Quakers, will initiate and lead a conversation on “Exploring Humanism and Spirituality."  What is spirituality? How is humanism compatible with spirituality?  The conversation is meant to be exploratory and open-ended. 

Please come and contribute to the conversation.

 

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Jul
19
7:00 PM19:00

Humanistic Judaism Study Group - KS Community Room

What do you know about Jewish superstitions? Did or do people in your family spit three times or chew on a thread? How about placing salt in your pockets or the corners of a room? Which ones are familiar to you? What are some common rituals we do today that have superstitious roots?

All are welcome and no preparation is required.

We look forward to seeing you there,

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ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Jun
26
7:00 PM19:00

ICE CREAM SOCIAL

"Getting to know us,  getting to know all about us" Ice Cream Social.   Please join our Kol Shalom family on our garden patio for a meet, greet, and  ice cream eat.  

Bring your family  and  friends.  All are welcome.  RSVP by June 23, 2018.

 

     “Without ice cream, there would be darkness and chaos.”― Don Kardong  “I hope your only rocky road is chocolate.” ― Amanda Mosher,  Better to be able to love than to be loveable.

  

“Without ice cream, there would be darkness and chaos.”― Don Kardong

“I hope your only rocky road is chocolate.” ― Amanda Mosher, Better to be able to love than to be loveable.

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