Katie Hersch will be called to the Torah as Bat Mitzvah at Congregation Har HaShem on Saturday, October 24th, 2009. Katie is the daughter of Jeff Hersch, and she will be reading from Parashat Noach.
Dr. Melvin Gelfarb, father of Rabbi Ruth Gelfarb, passed away on August 30, 2017 at age 90 in Great Neck, NY.
Tom Ellis, father of Steve Ellis, and Manny Talkovsky, step-father of Steve Ellis, both passed away in the last 10 days. There will be a shiva and minyan on Sunday, August 27.