On Saturday, February 27th, 2010 (13 Adar 5770) Megan Kocina will be called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah, and will be reading from Parashat Tetzevah. On Sunday, February 28th, 2010 (14 Adar 5770), David Kocina will be called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah, and will be reading from B’Shallach and two chapters of Megillat Ester. Megan and David are the daughter and son of Wayne and Sharon Kocina. Both services will be held at Congregation Bonai Shalom.
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.