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The Center for Conservative Jewish Life in Howard County, Maryland

Beth Shalom prides itself on being a warm congregation that cares for its members as part of an extended family.  We encourage involvement and participation and provide our members with a well rounded and diverse program of activities that touch every area of Jewish Life: Worship, Education and Community.

Our daily minyan, Shabbat services and other programs have gone online.  Our clergy and staff continue to work and be available by email and phone to serve you while the building is closed. 
Israel Music Live

When? Thursday, January 28 at 7:45 p.m. Join us for a fun, interactive, audio-visual introduction to popular music in Israel today. Presenters Mairov and Josh Shron hosts of Israel Hour Radio will discuss the hottest singers and music styles and the different ways in which popular music is woven into Israeli culture. Sponsored by Sara Benjamin and Michael Tracton. Registration requested.  Enter passcode MUSIC after clicking here to join.

Courageous Conversations

Courageous Conversations is launching its fourth year. The Conversation Circles will be held on four Tuesdays in February: February 2, 9, 16 and 23 at 7:00 pm.  We are seeking participants for the Conversation Circles. Contact Nancy Schweiss, c/o Sari Wisch, Rabbi’s Assistant if you are interested. To learn more and to register visit:

Live Stream Our Services
Read Rabbi Grossman’s sermon about Parsha Bo and “The State of Our Nation in Light of the 10 Plagues”

 The State of Our Nation in Light of the 10 Plagues 

Tu B’Shevat: The New Year for the Trees is on Wednesday, January 27.

We celebrated as a community on Sunday, January 24, however you can enjoy Tu B’shevat again in your own home!.  Have your wine, grape juice and fruits (oranges, tangerines, peaches, plums, dates, olives, figs) ready.  Download these documents to help you enjoy the full experience of the holiday: WLCJ Tu B’Shevat Seder and enjoy this Tu B’Shevat  Companion which includes additional readings andd has information about the food and fruits consumed during the holiday.

Contact Us

Due to COVID-19 we are asking anyone that needs to come to the building to please call in advance

Office Hours

Monday – Thursday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm 

Friday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

8070 Harriet Tubman Lane