Great Barrington: Adult members of Hevreh achieve Bar/Bat Mitzvah


Ten adult members of Hevreh of Southern Berkshire will achieve Bar/Bat Mitzvah status at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, June 14.

After two years of study with Hevreh’s Rabbi Deborah Zecher, the Adult B’nai Mitzvah Class of 2014 will lead the congregation in prayer and Torah learning at a culminating celebration recognizing their achievement in learning Jewish theology, history, life-cycle and reading Hebrew.

Hevreh welcomes Cindy Berry, Cheryl Binder, Barbara Cohen, Leslie Elias, Judie Grossman, Debbie Harris, Sharon Hotchkiss, Colleen Johnson and Jonathan Weinstein as they become Bat/Bar Mitzvah. They will be joined by Tom Sawyer, who will be participating in the service.

The public is invited to attend and to join the congregation at the celebratory Kiddush (refreshments) to follow.

Hevreh is located at 270 State Road. Information: (413) 528-6378.


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