Israeli Memorial Day & Independence Day
Community Yom Hazikaron Observance & Yom Ha’atzmaut Celebration
Sunday, April 30, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
At Temple Beth El – 400 Deering Avenue, Portland
Community partners: Temple Beth El, Shaarey Tphiloh, Levey Day School, Congregation Bet Ha’am, Etz Chaim and the JCA.
Please join Southern Maine’s Jewish community for a solemn commemoration of Israeli Memorial Day followed by a festive celebration of Israel’s 69th Independence Day.
Event is free, and all are welcome!
Tales from the Forgotten Kingdom
Performed by the Guy Mendilow Ensemble
Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 6 PM
One Longfellow Square - 181 State St., Portland
Embark on a musical trek to kingdoms long forgotten and towns now vanished. Follow the stories of vagabond queens, pauper poets and lovers lost to the sea, set to spellbinding arrangements of Sephardic songs in Ladino. Journey through the Balkans to the Mid-East winding through Sarajevo, Salonica and Jerusalem. Performed by acclaimed musicians from Israel, Argentina and the USA.
Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door, plus vendor surcharge
Order tickets online: https://onelongfellowsquare.com/event-registration/?ee=645
or call 207 761-1757.
Sponsored by the JCC Association’s Making Music Happen Centennial Grant Initiative, funded by a grant from Marvin J. Pertzik and the Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation.
Funded in part by the New England States Touring program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies.