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


Welcome to Congregation Beth Sholom of Leesburg, Florida!

Congregation Beth Sholom is a diverse and dynamic Rabbi-led congregation that is warm and welcoming.

Our Synagogue serves the needs of the Reform and Conservative Jewish population in central Lake County and the surrounding areas.

We welcome Shabbat with a blend of both modern and traditional customs, allowing all Jews to feel comfortable in our Temple and at our Services.

We invite you to experience our warmth here in Leesburg, FL.

Latest News

  • Join us for this very special event on Sunday, August 2, at 3 pm.  Presenters Dr. Rebecca Jefferson, Curator of the Price Library of Judaica, and Dr. Jim Cusick, Curator of  the P.K. Yonge Library of Florida History will speak on Jewish history of central and north Florida.  In introducing the collections featured at the two museums, both located at the University of Florida, the speakers will discuss their efforts to gather more materials, and ways in which participants can help.  Refreshments will be served. 

  • Join us on Friday, August 14th at 7:00 p.m for a very special, warm, joyous and festive Shabbat Service.This uplifting service of music and song, led by our Rabbi and Cantor, Karen Allen, who will be playing her keyboard, features World-Class Violinist, Zoriy Zinger.  Mr. Zinger was a soloist in the Russian Symphony Orchestra before reaching fame in America.  Rabbi Allen and Mr. Zinger have collaborated in numerous venues, including two concerts at the Melon Patch Theater.

    Our Kabbalat Shabbat takes the form of the usual Friday night service, enhanced with musical instruments and additional songs.

    You won't want to miss this wonderful celebration of the Jewish spirit in music from Reform, Conservative and Orthodox traditions.  You will leave humming or singing tunes that you learned as a child, along with versions of prayers that you may have heard for the first time.

    Pam Singer and Bob Milkman are sponsoring the Oneg Shabbat in celebration of their marriage.


Shabbat Candles

Candle Lighting for Fri. August 7, 2015 in Leesburg, FL is: 7:57pm

Shabbat concludes on Sat. August 8, 2015 at: 8:51pm


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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