5.2.14 Issue

Marburg, Elijah webElijah Levi Marburg, son of Debra Marburg and Daniel Marburg, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, May 10, at Temple Israel.

Elijah is a seventh-grade Academic Honor student at Westside Middle School. He was selected for the Duke Talent Identification Program. He received the Presidential Academic Excellence Award and is a member of the WMS Excellence in Youth Program.

His interests include wrestling, reading, theater, writing and cycling.

For his mitzvah project, Elijah mentored students at Castelar Elementary After School program.

He has a brother, Solomon.

Grandparents are Judy and Jerry Marburg, Sue Schreiber of Lincoln, and Ira and Corrine Schreiber of Aurora, CO.