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THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
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W. Bloomfield Torah Center
Has New Orthodox Mikva
granddaughter of AUGUST FRUHNER
Call 545-7475, evenings and weekends
Completion is nearing of
the Bais Chabad Commu-
nity Mikva at the Bais
Chabad Torah Center, 5595
W. Maple, West Bloomfield.
The mikva, which will be
available for men and
women, will be dedicated at
2:30 p.m. June 19. Making
the dedication will be the
Ehrmann Family, in mem-
ory of parents Armin and
Bertha Ehrmann. Alex
Ehrmann is mikva chair-
The mikva is the second
Orthodox ritualarium in
the Detroit area. Another
stands on 10 Mile Road in
Oak Park, adjacent to
Young Israel of Greenfield.
There is a mikva under
Conservative auspices at
Cong. Beth Achim.
The construction of the
mikva was undertaken
by Ideal Construction
Co., whose president
Ronnie Rogers, is a Bais
Chabad member. The
halakhic guidance was
given by Rabbi Zalman S.
Dworkin, halakhic ex-
pert for the international
Rabbis Elimelech Silber-
berg of Bais Chabad of West
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According to Rabbi Sil-
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unique in that it has the
added feature of a third pool
of water. Whereas most
ritualariums contain two
pools of water adjacent to
each other, this mikva will
have a third pool directly
beneath the immersion
pool. This is done to insure
retention of the rain water.
"The innovation of a third
pool of water was initiated
by the fifth Rabbi of
Lubavitch, Rabbi Sholom
Dov Ber Schneersohn. The
world's foremost contem-
porary halakhic authority,
Rabbi Moshe Feinstein, dis-
cusses this unique sort of
mikva in his third book of
responsa (Yoreh Deah),
chapter 65, and gives it his
The new mikva will
have two dressing rooms,
one for men and one for
women. There will be a
private entrance from the
outside built exclusively
for users of the mikva.
The Torah center will
conduct seminars to ac-
quaint the community with
the use of the mikva.
Rabbi Sherwin Wine will
review "Camus" by Patrick
McCarthy. at 8:30 p.m.
Monday in the Birmingham
Temple. There is a charge.
The public is invited.
THE CULTURAL COMMISSION
CONGREGATION B'NAI DAVID
Presents the Third of Three Breakfast Forums
SUNDAY, APRIL 24, 1983
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ADAT SHALOM SYNAGOGUE: Services 6 p.m. today
and 9 a.m. Saturday. Natalie Pepper, Bat Mitzva.
CONG. BETH ABRAHAM HILLEL MOSES: Services 6
and 8:15 p.m. today. Services 8:45 a.m. Saturday.
Marcy Kahl, Bat Mitzva.
CONG. BETH ACHIM: Services 6 p.m. today and 8:45
a.m. Saturday. James Fantich, Bar Mitzva.
TEMPLE BETH EL: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi
Schwartz will speak on "Nudnicks, No-Goodnicks and
Shouldniks." Jill Bigman, Bat Mitzva. Services 11 a.m.
Saturday. Rabbi Roman will speak on "A Paradox."
Bruce Imerman, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BETH SHALOM: Services 6 p.m. today and 9 a.m.
Saturday. Gail Block, Bat Mitzva.
BIRMINGHAM TEMPLE: Services 8:30 p.m. today.
Rabbi Wine will speak on "Women and Reproduction
— Abortion and Surrogate Mothers." Jill Solovich, Bat
CONG. BNAI DAVID: Services 7 p.m. today and 8:30 a.m.
Saturday. Leon Gavartin, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BNAI ISRAEL OF WEST BLOOMFIELD:
Services 9 a.m. Saturday. Cantors Yaakov Wolf and
Yehudah Avadenka will officiate, and Dr. Paul
Fraiberg will chant the Maftir.
CONG. BNAI MOSHE: Services 6:50 p.m. today and 8:45
a.m. Saturday (Hillel Day School Shabat). Dr. Melvyn
Friedman, president of the day school, will be the guest
speaker. Adam Eichner will chant the Haftorah. Hillel
Day School students and graduates will participate in
DOWNTOWN SYNAGOGUE: Services 5:15 p.m. today
and 8 a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Gamze will speak on "Hol-
iness, Fear-and Trembling."
TEMPLE EMANU-EL: Services 8:15 p.m. today (Sister-
hood Shabat). Sister Carol Rittner of Mercy College
and the Ecumenical Institute for Jewish-Christian
Studies will speak on "Images of the Other." Services
10:30 a.m. Saturday. Jennifer Reizen, Bat Mitzva.
TEMPLE ISRAEL: Services 8 p.m. today. Rabbi Loss will
speak on "Palestine: An Ancient Name — The Present
Reality." Anthony Shapero, Bar Mitzva. Services 11
a.m. Saturday. Brett Bolton, Bar Mitzva.
TEMPLE KOL AMI: Services 8 p.m. today (Israel Inde-
pendence Day commemoration). Services 10:30 a.m.
Saturday. James Packman, Bar Mitzva.
LIVONIA JEWISH CONGREGATION: Services 8 p.m.
today. Rabbi Gordon will speak on "Honoring God
Through Man." Services 9 a.m. Saturday.
CONG. SHAAREY ZEDEK: Services 8 p.m. today and
8:45 a.m. (Men's Club Sabbath) and 7 p.m. Saturday.
Michael Adelman, Bar Mitzva at Minha services.
CONG. T'CHIYAH: Services 10 a.m. Saturday, conducted
by Ed Wise. John Poland will read from the Torah.
Regular services will be held at Cong. Bais Chabad of
Farmington Hills, Cong. Bais Chabad of West Bloomfield,
Cong. Beth Isaac of Trenton, Temple Beth Jacob, Cong.
Beth Tefilo Emanuel Tikvah, Cong. Beth Tephilath Moses
of Mt. Clemens, Cong. Bnai Israel-Beth Yehudah, Cong.
Bnai Jacob, Cong. Bnai Zion, Cong. Dovid Ben Nuchim,
Cong. Mishkan Israel Nusach H'Ari, Sephardic Commu-
nity of Greater Detroit, Cong. Shaarey Shomayim (Jewish
Center Jimmy Prentis Morris Branch), Cong. Shomrey Is-
rael (18995 Schaefer), Young Israel of Greenfield, Young
Israel of Oak-Woods and Young Israel of Southfield.
Gary Torgow Is Youngest
Ever Oak-Woods President
Gary Torgow, a third-
generation member of
Young Israel of Oak-Woods
was elected president of the
congregation, its youngest
Elected with him were:
Hyman Brown, Allen
Ishakis and Howard Stor-
DR. JAY SHAPIRO
chan, vice presidents; Larry
Horowitz and Fayga Dom-
bey, secretaries; and Man-
uel Levitsky, treasurer.
Board members elected
for a three-year term were:
David Dombey, Blanche
Engle, Louis Fein, Louis
Horowitz, Bernice Kelman,
Ben Kresch, Morris Music
and Sam Seltzer. Elected to
a two-year term were Wolf
Katz and Henry Solomon.
Dr. Solomon Pesis was
elected for a one-year term.
Planned at Akiva
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Akiva Hebrew Day
School PTA will have a
rummage sale 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Sunday at the school.
Among the items to be
sold will be clothing, shoes,
books, toys and housewares.
The public is invited.