Celebrate Israel's Independence all Weekend May 2-4
Beth Ami's Israel Affairs Committee in conjunction with the Religious Practices Committee and the Religious School is arranging the following special services and events in preparation for Yom Hazikaron (the Day of Remembrance) and Yom Ha'atzmaut (Israel's Independence Day). We will have live music (with Sonia Tubridy) with Israeli songs and melodies and Israel themed food throughout the weekend. For the latest information and a poster, see http://Birthday.IsraelUpdate.Info
Friday May 2 - Israel Independence weekend begins
5:30 pm - Nosh and greet
6:00 pm - Yom HaZikaron commemoration and a special Shabbat service featuring a talk by Rabbi Jerry Danzig.
7:15 pm - monthly Shabbat Dinner with Israeli type food and songs
Saturday May 3 - Israel Independence weekend continues
9:30 am - Special service in celebration of Israel's independence with guest speakers sharing their most memorable experience in Israel followed by potluck lunch with Israeli theme and songs.
Sunday May 4 - Israel Independence weekend concludes
9:30 am - Religious Schools in Sonoma County join to celebrate Israel's independence followed by a light lunch for participants.
Vineyards Inn, Kenwood Spanish Bar & Grill
Presents a Benefit for Congregation Beth Ami
Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 6:00pm
A Night to Celebrate Friends & Good Fortune
Join renowned Sonoma County chefs Steve & Colleen Rose for a special gourmet dinner at Vineyards Inn, 8445 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood $72/person, Wine Included, No Host Bar Available Seating is limited to 72 people and is open to the greater community as well: Make your reservations now! Bring friends and join the fun. Event benefits Congregation Beth Ami. Reservations must be made and paid by Monday, May 5. Call the CBA office: 707-360-3000 Between 10:00am & 4:30pm daily.
Painting by Marilyn Sommer. Fresh fish for this event supplied by www.royalhawaiianseafood.com
- Come to the "Daily Daven," and daven Shacharit with Rabbi Miller. Daily Monday to Friday at 7:30 AM in the Sanctuary or Chapel. Although we are a small group, we make up for it in enthusiasm. If you need a minyan to say Kaddish on one of these days, please let the office know at 707-360-3000 as early as possible, and we will endeavor to get enough people there to do so.
- The Morning Minyan meets every Sunday in the Sanctuary or Chapel at 8:30 AM, followed by a light breakfast on the 1st and 3rd Sundays. If you need to say Kaddish or memorialize a special event, contact the office at 360-3000 one week in advance, and we will do our best to secure a minyan. The Torah is read Monday and Thursday, if there is a minyan.
- Israeli Folk Dancing, approximately two Wednesdays a month at 6:30 pm, April 2, 16, 30, May 14, 28.
- Bingo: (formerly the game at Ursuline High School)
Sunday and Tuesday nights 6:45 pm Benefitting Congregation Beth Ami
Check out the current Shofar for more events and details about the events listed above.
Congregation Beth Ami is located in Northern California,in the heart of Wine Country in Sonoma County, about one hour north of San Francisco, and about one hour west of Napa.
For more information about events and activities at our synagogue, please contact our office at (707) 360-3000.