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Office Hours: 


Summer Hours:  M-F 10AM-2PM

Hours subject to change without notice. 
We encourage you to call first without an appointment.

Rates & Benefits

The Benefits of Membership

Membership is the lifeblood of any congregation, and our members help shape and direct all aspects of congregational life.

To be a member of our temple is to be part of a community - A group of people who will be there to support you in times of joy, mourn with you in times of sadness and share all that life has to offer.  To be part of Congregation Beth Shalom is to be connected to a community that will welcome you and provide you with an extended family and a place in which you can explore Jewish tradition, celebrate Jewish
holidays and develop deep and lasting friendships.

We encourage you to consider joining our congregational family, and to begin enjoying all the benefits of membership:

  • free High Holy Day tickets
  • eligibility for Religious School enrollment 
  • Bar/Bat Mitzvah education  
  • Confirmation classes ( Link to Confirmation page )
  • Youth Group
  • Adult Learning Programs on many diverse and interesting topics throughout the year
  • Rabbi participation at Life Cycle Events (baby namings, weddings and commitment ceremonies, funerals)
  • Pastoral counseling and support in times of need
  • receipt of our monthly newsletter, The Kibbitzer
  • eligibility to serve on our Board of Directors
  • participation in our many committees and interest groups, including: TorahTots (for preschoolers), Chavurah groups, CBS Players, Youth Group, Kolot Shalom (adult choir), Building and Grounds, Daytimers (for retirees and seniors), Education (Youth and
    Adult), Page Turners (our book club), Fundraising, Social Action Committee, Membership, Yarn Mavens, Ritual, Caring, Going Green, Oneg Committee

Membership Categories and Requested Financial Commitment

No one is ever turned away from Congregation Beth Shalom for financial reasons.  We have dues reductions available for anyone who needs it, so please ask.  Strict confidentiality is honored in all financial arrangements, and financial commitments can be made in monthly, quarterly or annual payments.



$1800.00 per year


$900.00 per year

$675.00 per year*


$525.00 per year**

 * Our Chai 2 rate is available for families with at least one preschool age child at home

** Verification of full membership at another congregation is required


If you are a single parent, with children you are considered a Family Membership.  Single person membership is only for adult individuals with no children.  Minors may NOT be Single Members.


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