On Saturday, August 7th, 2010 (27 Av 5770) Shira Hill, daughter of Steve and Robyn Hill was called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah at Congregation Bonai Shalom. Shira read all but one aliyah from Parashat Re’eh (triennial cycle), chanted the haftorah, and led the congregation in Musaf.Boulder Jewish News encourages Bar and Bat Mitzvah students to submit their d’var torah and information about their Mitzvah/Tikkun Olam projects. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.