315 North 13th Street - Leesburg, FL - 352-326-3692


Imagine a synagogue with a warm and caring Rabbi.

Imagine a synagogue where people introduce themselves and get to know one another.

Imagine a synogogue where relationships grow and develop.

Imagine a synagogue where every person matters.

At Congregation Beth Sholom, there's always room for more people.  Here there are no closed circles, only open arms.

Welcome to Congregation Beth Sholom

the Congregation that feels like family.

Latest News

  • Rabbi Karen Allen will lead a guided discussion about how the current Torah portion impacts our Jewish lives today. The community is invited to join this enlightening exchange at 11:00 am on Thursday, February 15th in the conference room inside the library at the Sumter County Administration and Library Building , 7375 Powell Rd. near Pinellas Plaza and 466A in Wildwood. (Look for the building with the gold dome). This forum is a unique opportunity to talk with the rabbi in an intimate and informal setting. Note the earllier time.

  • We will celebrate Purim at our Shabbat service led by Rabbi Allen on Saturday, February 24th.  We will sing Purim songs during the service, and read the Megillah at the end of the service.  Socialize with our members at the Kiddush after the service.

  • You won't want to miss this special concert at Pennbrooke Fairways on Sunday, February 25th, at 3:30 PM.  Our Rabbi, Karen Allen, is a magnificent professional pianist and singer with a beautiful voice.   She will be joined by Zoriy Zinger, a vioinist who was a soloist in the Russian Symphony Orchestra before moving to this country.

    They will enchant us once again with a new musical production entitled A Classic and Modern Musical Adventure.  They will perform a variety of familair music from classical to modern.  You are sure to leave humming some of your favorite songs.

    To purchase tickets, which are just $20, contact Cookie Wright at 352-324-1139, Linda Kost at 352-315-0309, or Elly Rothbard (Villages) at 352-753-9065.

  • Celebrate Passover with us!

    Rabbi Allen will be leading our osher second night Passover Seder on Saturday, March 31, at 5:30 at Pennbrooke Fairways on Route 44, Leesburg (very close to Brownwood). It will be catered by Deanna's Catering. The price is $40 for half kosher chicken, kosher brisket, salmon, or vegan, and $15 for a children's meal of chicken fingers.  ages 6 – 12. Children 5 and under are free.

    Click here to download the form. Please mail your form and payment as soon as possible.

Shabbat Candles

Candle Lighting for Fri. February 23, 2018 in Leesburg, FL is: 6:06pm

Shabbat concludes on Sat. February 24, 2018 at: 7:02pm


Congregation Beth Sholom is located at 315 North 13th Street, at the corner of Center Street, in Leesburg, Florida.

Our entrance is on Center Street.

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