The fate of AB 47 - the "Preschool for All" bill lies with the California State Senate Appropriations Committee and the Governor. We are urging them to pass and sign the bill immediately. This bill will allow access to preschool for nearly 25,000 low-income California children. Please print, sign and mail the letter to the Chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee and Governor Brown. If there are any questions, please email THANK YOU FOR TAKING ACTION on behalf of California's youngest learners!

Our new High Holy Day prayerbook, Mishkan HaNefesh, A Machzor for the Days of Awe is available for purchase! Get yours before the High Holy Days at a discounted price of $36 for the two-volume set (the full price for the two-volume set is $42 plus shipping). Please come by the main office Monday through Thursday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and on Friday any time between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM or 5:30 to 6:00 PM (before our Shabbat service).

Read on in the combined August issue of the Beth Am Builder to find out! The Builder provides coverage of this month's highlighted events and stories of note.

The prayer-life of Congregation Beth Am is both communal and personal, offering quiet, meditative moments as well as community celebration. First and foremost, our worship is musical and participatory, inclusive and intergenerational, egalitarian and welcoming. The Service Schedule shows who is speaking at each service and other information.

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For 60 years, Congregation Beth Am has been sustained by the free will offerings of our members. Their heartfelt gifts of time, skill and financial resources have helped to create a place of remarkable physical and spiritual beauty.

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