Name: Temple Beth Sholom
Address: 1050 South Tuttle Avenue Sarasota, FL 34237-8106
Denominational affiliation: Conservative
Member units (households): 300-500
What percentage of members are older than 50? 75&
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? Friday nights, 30-100 people; Saturday mornings, 100-250 people.
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2:45
Shabbat dress code: Come as you are.
Daily services? Yes, a daily minyan
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: Hebrew
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English transliteration and translation in the prayer books.
Children’s programming: Yes
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes
Are services streamed online? No
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? 10%
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Yes, the rabbi will officiate and attend.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are fully egalitarian.
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