Welcome Shabbat Outdoors | Congregation Beth Am

Welcome Shabbat Outdoors

Summer worship outdoors is a tradition at Beth Am, giving congregants an opportunity to appreciate the natural beauty of our campus. If you wish, feel free to bring friends and a picnic dinner to enjoy before or after the service. Below is a listing of summer outdoor services as well as our featured congregant speakers beginning in July:




June Speakers
15 - Rabbi Sarah Weissman (service followed by a festive Oneg Shabbat at which we will honor Rabbi Sarah for her 10 years with Beth Am)
22 - Rabbi Jonathan Prosnit (We say farewell to Director of Youth Education Mike Mason.)
29 - Andy Cheng

July Speakers
  6 - Steve Beitler
13 - Jill Rubin
20 - Beth Am Men Speaker (Service followed by a Community Shabbat potluck picnic.)
27 - Beth Am Women Speaker and Board Blessing (Service followed by Tu B’Av Wine & Chocolate Oneg Shabbat, co-sponsored by BAW and BAM.)

August* Speakers
  3 - Tina Kim, Sh'ma Groups Representative
10 - Eric Rosenblum
17 - Joanna Tasch
24 - Camp Shabbat (Dinner is free, but RSVP by Tuesday, August 21.) We will welcome Alana Green, Beth Am's new Youth Advisor!
31 - Interfaith Shabbat

September Speakers

7 - Stephanie Martinson

*Prospective member Shabbat every Friday in August.
**These services will be live video streamed. By entering the Outdoor Chapel, you give Beth Am permission to record you.

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