Services & Dinners


We have now resumed our famed Shabbat dinners, and are conducting in person Shabbat morning services with a light lunch following, as well as some indoor meetings. Most (but not all) evening services and meetings remain on Zoom. We will have the sanctuary open on Friday evenings for special speakers and occasions. Our Shabbat services are a true hybrid with active participants on Zoom. Mask mandates have been lifted for our situation, though people should and do wear them. See Beth Ami Virtual Week for details.

Friday night Shabbat dinners at CBA are back. Join us for Kabbalat services at 6 pm live and on Zoom followed by a scrumptious milchik or pareve dinner prepared by David Kahn, with help from Mark Dierkhising and Bernard Soltes. Please make your reservation by the preceding Wednesday at 5 pm. Adults $18 , children 5 – 13 $9, children under 5 free. Some scholarships available. Register online or call 707-360-3000 or email

Fridays on Zoom, also the sanctuary will be open for special occasions: We begin at 5:45 p.m. with a song and a story for the kids (and the kid at heart), followed by Kabbalat Shabbat and Shabbat Dinner with Rabbi Miller on first Fridays. On other Fridays, Lisa Iskin, sometimes joined by guest Leah Gerber, leads a short and very sweet musical Shabbat service at 6:00 pm, concluding with our communal Kiddush at about 6:30 pm. We hope that joining as a community in this way, will lift all of our spirits, with the beauty and holiness of Shabbat.

Saturday Shabbat morning services in person and on Zoom, 9:30 am, lead by Rabbi Mordecai Miller and congregants. There are hearing assistance devices for in-person attendees and captioning available on Zoom.

Siddur Chadash Shabbat Morning

Saturday night Mincha starts about an hour before Havdalah time, followed by study of a prayer, Maariv and Havdalah: bring Havdallah candle, spicebox and wine.

Weekday: 8:00 a.m. Sunday through Friday mornings will be conducted on Zoom.
Weekday: 7:00 p.m. Evening services often include the musical leadership of Lisa Iskin
weekday Shacharit SIDDUR SIM SHALOM
weekday afternoon SIDDUR SIM SHALOM
weekday maariv SIDDUR SIM SHALOM

A source for Torah and Haftarah is at  or here  Another source:

Beth Ami Virtual Week chart with Zoom links Beth Ami Virtual Week

Closed Captioning/ Live Transcript instructions Closed Caption Instructions for Beth Ami


Thursday, April 6 at 6:30 p.m.
Led by Rabbi Mordecai Miller
Welcoming all ages, affiliations, interfaith & LGBT communities, members, and non-members. The meal will be fish, dairy and vegetarian, with a special dessert.
Members: adults $30, youths $16
Family Maximum: $80
Non-members: Adults $36
Youth $16, Family Maximum: $90
Subsidies available so all can attend. Reservations Deadline Monday April 3 by noon.
The Rabbinical Assembly Pesach Guide 
Sale_of_Hametz_2023    If you wish to sell your Hametz for the duration of this form, fill it out and return to the office by 9:45 am April 5, 2023.

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