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Candle Lighting - 6:04 pm
Parshat Bereshit
Shabbat Shalom
October 17 (29 Tishrei, 5781)
Member News
Mazel Tov to Miriam Lambert on her engagement to Matys Weiser. We wish the two of you a lot of joy in building your home!

Mazel Tov to Mike & Allison Sherman on the engagement of their son Zack Sherman to Hadassa Schrijver. We wish the two of you a lot of joy in building your home!
Services
Pre-registration is required for all in-person services. Please contact Tuvia Berzow with questions.

Kesser Classes
Daf Yomi - ONLINE
Join us daily for Daf Yomi with Rabbi Fischer. Click this link to join the class live, and click here to see the schedule. You can download the entire Talmud for free on your mobile device with apps like Sefaria and E-Daf.
Parshat Hashavua
Join Rabbi Fischer Monday evening at 7:30 pm to learn about the weekly Torah portion and get involved with a Q&A. Click here to join the Zoom meeting. To enhance your experience, read the Parsha before class.
Kesser Events
Community Events
Garbonzos - Falafel Bar
The Garbonzos food cart is located in the MJCC parking lot. It is open Sunday - Thursday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm and Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm. The menu includes pita sandwiches, plate options, soup, and sides. Garbonzos is gluten free and vegan. Click here for the full menu. To place a phone order call (503) 475 - 4875.

Kosher Meals to Go Available from Cafe at the J (Weekly)
(Orders due Tuesday by 8 pm, Pickup Thursday between 3-5 pm)
Allen Levin of Century Catering & Cafe at the J is preparing kosher meals for people to take home and serve. Currently, orders are due by 8:00 pm Tuesday for pickup between 3:00-5:00 pm Thursday at the turnaround in front of the MJCC. The menu offers soup; entrees including schnitzel, fish, beef, chicken and burger options; and dessert. Meals certified by Oregon Kosher. If there is interest, a kosher pizza night might be added. For the coming week’s menu and to order meals, email centurycatering84@gmail.com by Sunday 6:00 pm to sign up to receive the weekly menu. (If you do not receive a confirmation, please try again.)
Jewish Free Loan of Greater Portland

Are you or someone you know experiencing financial difficulties as a result of COVID-19? Jewish Free Loan of Greater Portland is here to help and is offering COVID-19 Crisis loans of up to $1,000 for community members. Loans are interest free. Click here to find out more.
October 16 - October 23
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16
Daf Yomi (online)- 6:15 am
Shacharit (online) - 7:00 am
Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 6:05 pm
Candle Lighting - 6:04 pm

SHABBAT, OCTOBER 17
Shacharit - 9:00 am
Mincha/Maariv - 6:00 pm
Havdalah - 7:05 pm
Daf Yomi - 7:20 pm

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18
ROSH CHODESH CHESHVAN DAY 1
Daf Yomi (online) - 7:15 am
Shacharit (online) - 8:00 am
Mincha/Maariv (online) - 6:00 pm
Women's Rosh Chodesh Event - 8:00 pm

MONDAY, OCTOBER 19
ROSH CHODESH CHESHVAN DAY 2
Daf Yomi (online)- 6:00 am
Shacharit (online) - 6:45 am
Mincha/Maariv (online)- 6:00 pm
Parshat Hashavua Class - 7:30 pm
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20
Daf Yomi (online)- 6:15 am
Shacharit (online) - 7:00 am
Mincha/Maariv (online)- 6:00 pm

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21
Daf Yomi (online)- 6:15 am
Shacharit (online) - 7:00 am
Mincha/Maariv (online)- 6:00 pm

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22
Daf Yomi (online)- 6:15 am
Shacharit (online) - 7:00 am
Mincha/Maariv (online)- 6:00 pm

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23
Daf Yomi (online)- 6:15 am
Shacharit (online) - 7:00 am
Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 5:55 pm
Candle Lighting - 5:52 pm
Click here to view zmanim for Tishrei | Click here to view zmanim for Cheshvan

CHOLIM LIST: Each week during the Torah Reading we make a misheberach for those who are ill. Click here for our current misheberach list. To make changes, please send an email to Michael Rosenberg at cholim613@gmail.com.
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