Covid-19 Information

California is monotoring COVID-19 closely in each local community and keeping the public informed.
The TBA/JPA Reopening Task Forice is following closely, including best practices related to current local data, testing, contact tracing, infection control, emergency supplies, containment measures, and more.

CLICK HERE to read the full text of the TBA/JPA Reopening Plans.

If you or anyone in your family has contracted the Coronavirus, please contact our Executive Director Sheryl Goldman at sgoldman@tbala.org or 310-652-7354 x201.

School families should contact Sarah Tannenbaum at stannenbaum@pressmanacademy.org or 310-652-2002.

Frequently Asked Questions

Caring for our Community Members

We understand that this season is fraught with new challenges for some of you, and we’re here to hold you, even through our physical distance. And we know that some of you are looking for ways to help during this crisis.

Daily Minyan

Virtual Programming

We are canceling, postponing, or “going virtual” with all our scheduled programs until further notice. You’re invited to explore new avenues of Jewish experiences, ritual practice, and learning through the following resource repositories and digital engagement offerings.

TBA Covid rules and waiver
In consideration for receiving permission to be on the premises at Temple Beth Am (“TBA”), located at 1039 S. La Cienega Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, in order to attend in-person religious services or other programming (“Services and Programming”) , I, on behalf of myself, all family members, and my child/children, hereby acknowledge and agree to the following:I understand the hazards of the novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”) and am familiar with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) guidelines regarding COVID-19. I have been advised and understand that attending in-person religious services or other programming exposes me to a risk of serious illness or death from COVID-19, or complications thereof. Notwithstanding the risks associated with COVID-19, I hereby willingly choose to attend and participate in the Services and Programming, and to fully assume the risk of illness or death related to COVID-19 arising from my being on the premises at TBA and participating in such activities. I further understand and agree that in order to attend Services and Programming at TBA, I must follow all rules of conduct established by TBA, which includes wearing a mask at all times, maintaining a minimum of 6ft of social distancing, and submitting to a health screening, as explained in applicable e-mails, in person onsite, and on signage posted at TBA. Minor children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian in order to attend. I acknowledge that neither I nor anyone in my household is currently displaying any Covid-19 symptoms, has tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 14 days, nor have any of us knowingly come into contact with anyone who has tested positive for Covid-19in the past 14 days. I agree to hold harmless, and hereby release, discharge, covenant not to sue, and waive all claims against Temple Beth Am, and all of its officers, trustees, employees, agents, volunteers, and assigns (the “Releasees”) from any liability or claim whatsoever, related to COVID-19 which might occur as a result my being on the premises at TBA and participating in Services and Programming. I acknowledge that this Acknowledgment, Release, and Hold Harmless Agreement (“Agreement”) is a material inducement to the permission granted by the Releasees to be on the premises at TBA and to participate in the Services and Programming. It is my express intent that this Agreement shall bind my minor children, other family members, and any assigns and representatives, including my estate. I have informed my non-minor family members of this Agreement and have received their consent and agreement to the terms hereto. This Agreement may not be amended, modified, or changed except in a writing signed by the undersigned and Temple Beth Am, and there shall be no oral or implied waivers hereof.

Resources


TBA @ HOME RESOURCES

TBA @ Home is a Google Drive folder full of prayer links, activities, and text-based learning resources for humans of all ages to get into the DIY Judaism mode at home.
Anything to add or something you want to see here?
Email rschatz@tbala.org