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Bar/Bat Mitzvahs

Aliyah Katz Samuelson

Aliyah Katz Samuelson, daughter of Elizabeth and David Samuelson of St. Petersburg, will be called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, Aug. 15 at Temple Beth-El in St. Petersburg.  More...

Mikaella Lee Alston

Mikaella Lee Alston, daughter of Robert and Pamela Alston of St. Petersburg, will be called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, Aug. 22 at Temple Beth-El in St. Petersburg.  More...

Discussion, not speech, enriches Bar/Bat Mitzvah experience

Traditionally, the Bar/Bat Mitzvah contains certain elements such as the Torah portion, Haftorah and the speech. However, at Congregation Beth Am in Tampa, a transformation has occurred. Rather than the B’nai mitzvah presenting a speech, the students do “Torah Talks” – a discussion of the Torah portion with the congregants, led by the student. More...

Tampa mom finds way to keep party costs low, fun factor high

Everyone has a budget and some are not as generous as others. Single mom Linda Wolf of Tampa knew her choices were limited, but some key cost cutting decisions on her part and considerable help from friends enabled her to give son, Ryley Wilson, a great party.  Three of Wolf’s choices were big cost savers.  Those decisions were:  More...

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