Benefits of Membership

As a member of Congregation Kol Shalom, you benefit from:  

•    Being part of a vibrant local Jewish community
•    Rabbi, cantorial soloist or student rabbi led weekly religious services
•    A beautiful facility with sanctuary and school building
•    High Holy Day services and festival celebrations in our own building
•    Religious school for ages 4-13, up to and including B’nai Mitzvah, and youth group opportunities for older children
•    Adult education, including classes for conversion and adult B’nai Mitzvah
•    Support for life cycle events, including the Jewish cemetery at Port Blakely
•    Community activities such as our Book Group and Contemporary Jewish Cinema
•    Judaica gift shop
•    Mitzvah Corps
•    Social action opportunities (Super Supper, Interfaith Council)
•    Opportunities to make a difference and to have fun through participating in fundraising events
•    Opportunities for leadership development through participation in committees and on the Board of Directors
•    And, as a member of a Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) affiliated synagogue, you receive the following:
     o    Eligibility to attend URJ-sponsored leadership development events
     o    Reduced tuition for URJ Camps (e.g., Camp Kalsman in Arlington, WA)

Below is a membership application in PDF format that you can print out and mail to our office. For questions or for more information, please contact our Temple Administrator or our Membership Chairs, Carrie Arndt and Ira Fielding.

New member application form (.pdf)