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Meet Renee Kramer

Meet Renee Kramer! She is our new teacher for Lev Simcha Religious School at Beth Ami. Renee grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, attended Hebrew and Sabbath School and was confirmed at Temple on the Heights (currently B’nai Jeshurun), a Conservative Congregation. Renee graduated from Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Education and… Read more »

We have a new logo for our Religious School! Lev Simcha translates Joyous Heart! Thanks, Leanne. Please welcome our new usy advisor, Jeremy Lipsin. This year we also have a new Youth Commissioner—welcome Laura Alexander! Lev Simcha Religious School will be on Tuesday afternoons from 4–6 p.m. Parents are encouraged to join us the first… Read more »

USY’s Spring Activities

USY EVENT Sunday MAY 6th. We had a successful event this past weekend! The Earth/Israel event could not have been so amazing without the USY kids who helped set it up this morning and helped run some of the booths! Here is their draft schedule for May 6th. Please put it on your calendar and support… Read more »

Passover Scavenger hunt with PJ Library

Passover Scavenger hunt with PJ Library. Sunday, March 25, 2018, 12:45 pm – 3:00 pm, Oliver’s Market , 560 Montecito Blvd, Santa Rosa Come join us for an afternoon of Pre-Passover family fun as we explore Passover foods and symbols around Oliver’s Market! There will be a PJ Library story, music, snacks, and chance to win our raffle gift basket!… Read more »

A Singing Shabbat

Congregation Beth Ami presents a Singing Shabbat with Lisa Iskin Friday February 23rd. Kabbalat Shabbat 5:30 – 6:15 p.m. Dinner 6:20 – 7:00 p.m. Religious School, Nursery School, congregants and the entire community are invited. It’s free, but RSVP! Singing Shabbat Lisa Iskin

What is a Mensch?

We are so fortunate to have our Beth Ami Community in these challenging times! There are so many admirable volunteers who share their time and talents with our children, families, and congregants. Thank you for being such amazing examples. You are showing us how to be and raise a Mensch. What is is mensch? Someone… Read more »

Everybody Sing!

Rabbi Nachman said,“Even if you can’t sing well, sing. Sing to yourself. Sing in the privacy of your home. But sing.” Some Benefits Of Singing Physically Singing exercises our lungs. It tones up our intercostal muscles and our diaphragm. It can improve our sleep. We benefit our hearts and circulation by improving our aerobic capacity… Read more »

Rockin Shabbat and other news

A new class has been added for 3- and 4-year–old Nursery School students AND their parents! It will be on Fridays beginning September 23rd from 1-1:45, and it is FREE! Lauren Kalmenson will be leading this class, called Beth Ami and You: My First Jewish Class. Please stop by the office (room 9) to pick… Read more »

Try a One Month Trial.

Do you know a Jewish family who recently moved into Sonoma County? Perhaps they may be interested in checking out our small yet amazing Hebrew school on Tuesday and Friday afternoons 4–6 p.m. We are always happy to let them experience it first hand with a one month trial. Contact Judy at rs@bethamisr.org Office hours… Read more »