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May 04, 1984 - Image 77

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1984-05-04

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THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS

SYNAGOGUE

ANK11.77:

B'not mitzvah twin ceremonies
at B'nai David and Adat Shalom

Naomi Berkove will twin
her bat mitzvah with Sofie
Vigdarov of Moscow,
U.S.S.R., at Shabbat serv-
ices at 8 p.m. today at Cong.
B'nai David.
Since March 1973, Sofie's
parents, Grigory and
Marina, have repeatedly
?..en refused permission to
--emigrate from Russia. The
Vigdarov family continues
to live for the day when they
will be reunited with Grig-
ory's parents and Sofie's
grandparents now living in
Petach Tikva, Israel.
Naomi is the daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence
(Gail) Berkove. A special

,

Amy Mickel to be
bat mitzvah

Friday, May 4, 1984 77

empty chair will be placed
on the B'nai David bimah to
recognize Sofie's bat
mitzvah in absentia.
At
Adat
Shalom
Synagogue services_ at 9
a.m. Saturday, Sherri
Lavine and Slisan Zorn will
twin their b'not mitzvah
celebration with Eleonor
Kapmar, the daughter of
Ilya and Azza Kapmar of
Odessa, U.S.S.R.
Kapmar is trained
engineer and economist in
Odessa. His wife, Azza, is an
English teacher. In 1978,
they and their parents
applied for permission to
leave. The parents were
granted visas, but the
young couple was refused.
The parents postponed their
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Amy Mickel

Iris and Harold Mickel of
Southfield proudly an-
nounce the bat mitzvah of
their daughter, Amy Beth,
at 9 a.m. May 19 at Cong.
Beth Shalom.
In addition to Maftir and
Haftorah portions, Amy
also will lead the congrega-
tion in the Musaf service.
The bat mitzvah's sister,
Jodi, will chant the Torah
portion, Bechukotai, and
sister Shari will lead the
congregation in the respon-
sive reading of the Prayer
for Israel.
Sharing in the simcha are
grandmothers Anna Mickel
and Ann Halberstam. Amy
also is the granddaughter of
the late Mr. Jack Mickel
and the late Mr. Samuel
Halberstam.

Twinning set
Emanu-El

David Feber, son of Mr.
and Mrs. Daniel Feber, will
twin his bar mitzvah with
that of a Russian Jewish
teen in absentia at Shabbat
services at 7:30 p.m. today
at Temple Emanu-El.
David will twin his bar
mitzvah with that of Alek-
sander Pletionnaya of
Kotovsk, U.S.S.R. Aleksan-
der's parents are Valentina
Pletionnaya of Kotovsk and
Efim Kopet of Rehovot, Is-
rael.

IVAN S. BLOCH
CHAPTER will have a
Mother's Day celebration on
Thursday at 8 p.m. at the
Country Corners Apts. club
house. For information, call
Charlotte Waxer, program
vice president, 355-4153.

GALILEE CHAPTER
will have a paid-up mem-
bership dinner at 7 p.m.
Wednesday at the Laurel
Woods Apts. club house.
Jeannie Weiner will speak
and show slides on Soviet

Jewry. Dues can be paid at
the meeting. For informa-
tion, call Janet Gubkin,
355-0715.



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Blood drive due

B'nai B'rith Men's and
Women's Councils of Met-
ropolitan Detroit will have
a blood bank rally on Mon-
day and Tuesday, from 5 to
9:30 p.m., at Temple
Emanu-El.



Detroiter chairs BB parley

Detroiter Barbara Zonder
will chair the third regional
conference of the B'nai
B'rith Women East Central
Region May 20 and 21 in
Columbus, Ohio. Mrs. Zon-
der is a newly elected
member of the national
board of B'nai B'rith
Women.
Linda Garfield of South-

Nursery school
hosts lecture

Workmen's Circle Nur-
sery School announces the
second in its series of talks
on early education will take
place on Monday at 7:30
p.m. at the Workmen's Cir-
cle Nursery School, 26341
Coolidge, Oak Park.
The topic will be "How to
Prepare Your Child for
Kindergarten." Dr. Joan
Firestone, guest speaker, is
assistant professor and di-
rector of the child develop-
ment program, department
of education, Mercy College
of Detroit. She is the author
of many articles on early
childhood development.
The public is welcome.
Admission is free.

field, membership vice
president of the East Cen-
tral board, also will partici-
pate.
Women from Ohio, In-
diana, Kentucky, Michigan
and Pennsylvania will
attend.
All B'nai B'rith Women
members as well as mem-
bers of B'rith Units
are eligible to attend. Regis-
tration deadline is Thurs-
day. For details, call Mrs.
Zonder, 661-4326; or Cookie
Greenberg, 552-8150.

Local philatelist
group to gather

The Detroit/Oak Park
Stamp Club, Society of Is-
rael Philatelists, will meet
Tuesday at 8 p.m. at the
Oak Park Community Cen-
ter. Nominations will be
taken for club officers.
Iry Girer will present a
lecture on Graf Zeppelin
postmarks. A trading
bourse will precede the
meeting, and refreshments
will be served_. Admission is
free.

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