Upcoming Events

See below for Israel events in October, December, and January

1:00 pm Saturday Oct. 11  Jonathan Carey.  FREE

Mr. Carey is Founder and Executive Director of the is US-Israel Law Exchange (an organization to engage practicing attorneys and law students and faculty with Israel’s case through educational webinars and immersive trips to Israel), President and Founder of LegalVision, and Executive Director and Founder of BlueStar.  BlueStar is a nonprofit dedicated to empowering the next generation of Israel advocates and leaders by disseminating free resources for campus and community activists, and teach Israel education travel programs for teens, college students, and adults. During the last ten years, more than 5 million people have seen its billboards, outdoor advertisements, posters, fliers, postcards, online campaigns and YouTube videos.  Mr. Carey will speak about opportunities for students and adults to help Israel makes its case in the media.  BlueStar has so far helped 125 teenagers produce dozens of video documentary films.

The talk follows Shabbat services and is preceded by a kosher dairy pot luck lunch.

This program is supported by a Ma’alot Grant for Israel Education and Advocacy, a partnership of United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism and Nefesh B’Nefesh and is co-sponsored by the Sonoma County Israel Committee.

Dec. 7    11 am to 2 pm Israel Fair FREE
Congregation Beth Ami, 4676 Mayette Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95405 Phone: (707) 360-3000 or at the Friedman Event Center on the same campus

Meet with people from a large number of Israel programs to discover opportunities for you to visit, study in, and volunteer for Israel.  Activities for kids and adults will be provided, including tasting Israeli style food (for purchase). Special surprises.

This program is supported by a Ma’alot Grant for Israel Education and Advocacy, a partnership of United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism and Nefesh B’Nefesh and is co-sponsored by the Sonoma County Israel Committee.

Jan 9-11 Scholar-in-Residence Weekend with Gary Kenzer, Executive Director, Honest Report  FREE
Enjoy a weekend of learning and doing with HonestReporting’s USA Executive Director Gary Kenzer.  For more details, contact Congregation Beth Ami.