The Mittleman Jewish Community Center is a proud beneficiary of the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland and is proud of our partnership with them in strengthening our local Jewish community and greater Portland community.

Ongoing Events

Chai Baby/PJ Library Indoor Playground

Join us on the second Wednesdays of every month from September to June for Chai Baby Indoor Playground, with kosher snacks, storytelling, friends and fun! Click here to visit our Indoor Playground page.

For parents/caregivers and their children up to five years old.

Please mark your calendar for our 2019 dates, held on the second Wednesdays each month:
April 10
May 8
June 12

Book Club - Second Tuesdays

Second Tuesday of each month 12:00 pm
In the Dance Studio

April 9 - The Notorious RBG by Carmon Irin, led by Nancy
May 14 - Eternal Life by Dara Horn led by Gale
June 11 - The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe, led by Naomi

Drop-in: Israeli Dancing

Drop-in to an introductory class in Israeli folk dancing for $15 in the Dance Studio.

Spring class dates: March 27 - June 26.
No class on 4/24, 5/1, 5/8, 5/22
7:00 - 8:00 pm, CG300
Cost: $100 Members + Guests
Register here.

Hebrew for Lunch - Tuesdays

Join Sylvia Frankel for a discussion in Hebrew. Purchase lunch or just
enjoy the conversation. Some conversational Hebrew required.
Tuesdays, 12:15 pm at Cafe at the J.

Mah Jongg - Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays

Open games in the Cafe at the J. Bring your friends and play.
Sundays, 12:30 pm
Mondays, 12:30 pm
Tuesdays, 12:30 pm

Knit Together: A Crafting Community - Tuesdays

Calling all knitters. Bring your projects and chat while enjoying
your pastime.
Tuesdays, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Cafe at the J.

Rose City Music Academy

Rose City Music Academy will resume in the fall of 2018. There will be no lessons over the summer.

For information call: 503.308.TUNE (8863) or email:

Dad's Night Out

Come have a drink with a Rabbi! This community-wide group is open to all Jewish dads and dads raising Jewish kids. Meet in a local pub and take part in a relaxed conversation with topics relevant to parenting. Open to parents of all ages. No cost, donation suggested.

Contact: for rotating location.

Sponsored by Congregation Neveh Shalom, Congregation Beth Israel, Congregation Shaarie Torah, Mittleman Jewish Community Center, and Mothers Circle with generous support from the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland (JFGP).