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Current Events at TBS

Rabbi Eli on mountaintop


Torah on Tap

Fridays at 6:00 pm

Kabbalat Shabbat Service

Fridays at 7:30 pm

Shabbat Morning Service

1st & 3rd Saturdays at 9:30 am

Spiritual Practices

With Stephen Lipton
Wednesdays at 9:00 am
Held at Boone Ridge Retirement Living

Secular Shmecular

The Secular Shmecular Havurah meets every other Sunday to socialize and discuss topics of interest.

Meeting times may vary depending on the time of year. Contact the office for more information and to join the conversation.

Baneinu News!

Registration is now open for 2023-24 Baneinu classes. 

ShabbaTones — Sept. 29th

ShabbaTones services will be on the 5th Friday  (when there are 5 Fridays in a month) unless it conflicts with a holiday.

Services begin at 7:30 pm


TBS' High Holiday schedule is available

Use the button below or go to the Ritual & Services menu

Shabbat challah, candles, wine, and kiddush cup

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Mitzvah Opportunities

Challah for Shabbat Oneg

Shabbat Morning Onegs

Consider sponsoring in honor of a simcha or in memory of a loved one. Onegs are held after Shabbat services (except for the first Friday potluck), and after Shabbat Morning Services on the first and third Saturday each month. 

Sign: "Homeless, Hungry, Thank You"

Mitzvah Meals

Mitzvah Meals are convenient meals ready to hand out to those in need.     

$3.00 each or 4 for $10.00     

Meals can be picked up in the office after payment is made through the office.  Email Shelley Kaplan to order.

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Deposit Bottles for Baneinu Scholarships

This program raises funds specifically for Baneinu Scholarships. Pick up a pre-labeled blue bag from TBS and fill it with your clean cans and bottles for deposit redemption. You can either drop off the full bags at any Bottle Drop location or bring it to TBS. 

Donate Supplies to TBS wishlist

Donate Supplies to TBS from our Amazon Wishlist

TBS now has a wishlist of basic supplies and wants that you can help us purchase. Click here to view the wishlist and check back for updates. We appreciate all the ways that our members support our needs.

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Volunteer at Marion-Polk Food Share

Join us on the 2nd Thursday of the month to volunteer at the Marion Polk Food Share. Please Email Shelley Kaplan for details.

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Legacy Giving

You may contribute to the future of Temple Beth Sholom and of the general Salem Jewish community by planning for a special kind of gift.  You can help ensure the synagogue’s future by creating a trust while you are living or by including TBS in your will.  Click here for more details.

TBS kids with rainbow "Everybody is Welcome" sign
Welcome sign over the many kinds of Jews we welcome