A Year in Review

July 2021/Tammuz-Av 5781 Dear Friends of the Center, We are about to enter a shemitah year in the Jewish community, a sabbatical year when we

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Spring Funtensive!

Spring is coming to us in Maine, and we can nearly taste the chance to hang out together in person, safely distanced outside. But…not yet.

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Spring Beit Midrash

Beit Midrash is an annual series that brings together college students and community members for several evenings of study throughout the year. This spring, Beit

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Shabbat, Together • April Statewide Kabbalat Shabbat

Join Rabbi Erica Asch of Temple Beth El, Augusta, and rabbinical fellow Sara Blumenthal for a celebratory spring Kabbalat Shabbat. Now that the clocks have sprung forward, we’re thrilled to offer Kabbalat Shabbat services through the Center once again. It’s sure to

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March Havdalah, Together

Our March Havdalah, led by Rabbi Jared Saks of Bet Ha’am, Portland, and Rabbi Lisa Vinikoor of Beth Israel, Bath, comes at the one-year anniversary of the beginning of the pandemic. Grounded in story, reflection, and song, we’ll lift our voices to bring comfort,

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Healing Service 3/8

Prayers, music, and the warm embrace of friends help us renew our sense of hope, strength, andhealing as we continue to navigate these unprecedented times.

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CSTJL Beanies For Sale!

Represent the Maine Jewish community with a CSTJL beanie! We have the best hats for winter… and not just because they have the Center’s name

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