Name: Congregation Ohev Sholom
Address: 5311 W 75th St, Prairie Village, KS 66208
Denominational affiliation: Conservative
Member units (households): 100-200
What percentage of members are older than 50? 80%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 70 for Saturday services
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2.5 hours
Shabbat dress code: Anywhere from jeans to jacket and tie.
Daily services? Yes.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes, we have our own building.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes.
Language of service: Mostly Hebrew.
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English.
Children’s programming: No.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes: There is no step entry into the building, and there is an elevator to the sanctuary on the second floor.
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? Some sermons are available here.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages?
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? He will not officiate, but may attend.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are totally egalitarian.
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