Post a comment

Leave a comment below or email with corrections.

Portland Jewish Community Center

circa 1963 - private collection

Thank you to Ellen and Don Ward for the photo

It was originally the Father Son Sports Banquet, but we started breaking the barriers down!: Roz Siegel
People: Shelly Krems , left; Muriel Tabachnick Shapiro , left; Barry Zimmerman, left; Sharon Krasnick , 2nd from left; Dean Silverman, 2nd from left; to be identified , #2; Jim Connolly, 2nd from right; Mark Crasnick , 4th from left; Gary Taylor, #3; Johnny Most , 4th from right; Eliot Sprince, #4; to be identified , #5; Gary Agger , 3rd from right; to be identified , #6; Jim Connolly , 2nd from right; Barry Zimmerman, right; Harriet Serlick , 2nd from right; Fran Mack Weisberg, right;

Middle: Sharon Crasnick, left;

Middle row - left to right: Byron Koppel, #1;

Front: Roz Siegeel , left; Richard Rosen , middle; Harriet Caplan, #2; Richard Green, 2nd from right; Richard Green , right; Gary Agger, right; Nancy Bogg, #3; Steve Goodman, #4; Stanley Schatz, #5; Jimmy Baker, #6; to be identified , #7; Gail Zade, #8; to be identified , #9; to be identified , #10; Linda (Caplan) Crafton, #11;

Front row - left to right: to be identified , #1;

Front: Roz Siegel , left; Rich Rosen , right; Nancy Ross, #2; Donald Warner, #3; Ellen Lerman, #4; Avis Small, #5; to be identified , #6; to be identified , #7; Joe Bornstein, #8; to be identified , #9; to be identified , #10

If you recognize any of the unidentified people, please send in their names and biographic information to dmj at

Organizations: Portland JCC
Links to similar items:
  • Community Life -- Jewish Community Centers and YMHAs/YWHAs in Maine -- awards


Karen Kornetsky Levine on :
To be identified #7 is Karen Woolf.
James "Jim" Baker on April 23, 2021:
A few people here are correct.
After Sharon, the people are not in the picture.