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Library

The CNS library will be open on a limited basis with volunteers: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings when school is in session 9am-12pm.
 
The Feldstein Library, located on the main floor of Congregation Neveh Shalom, boasts the most robust collection of Jewish books containing approximately l0,000 volumes and media items on various aspects of Jewish life, history, and culture.
 
Our book holdings include strengths in several areas: Contemporary Jewish related fiction, Jewish lifecycle, Jewish thought, customs, history, Bible, folktales, humor, cooking, literature, biographies, and the ceremonial arts. We also feature a wide spectrum of traditional Jewish texts, general reference materials, and a collection of Jewish periodicals.
 
New this year -

Starting September 15th, we will be having toddler story time on Monday mornings at 9:15 for the younger siblings of Foundation School students (with their parents). On Sundays, one fourth grade class will meet in room 111.  Aliyah and Foundation School classes are welcome to come to the library as always.

 
During the past several years, our collection of electronic items of Jewish interest for all ages has grown. We provide wireless internet access as well as 2 computer stations with internet accessibility.
  • Search our collection via the synagogue website
  • Find the newest adult novels and popular works on Jewish topics
  • Resources for Religious School and adult education curricula
  • A wide variety of picture/chapter books for children of all ages
  • Reference CD-Roms available for use in the Library
  • Holocaust Resource Center
  • Materials and assistance for Bar/Bat Mitzvah d'var Torah preparation
  • A Jewish parenting section
The Feldstein Library is a free resource for members of the Congregation
Check us out -------- we're YOUR Library!

Library hours:

The CNS library will be open on a limited basis with volunteers: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings when school is in session 9am-12pm.

 

Contact Librarian 503.293.7311.

 

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Congregation Neveh Shalom | 2900 SW Peaceful Lane | Portland, OR 97239 | Tel: 503.246.8831 | Fax: 503.246.7553
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