Aviva Chana and Shmuel Aaron Shyken, daughter and son of Liat and Gary Shyken, will become B’nai Mitzvah on Saturday, Jan. 21, at Beth Israel.
Aviva is a sixth grade student and Shmuel is a seventh-grade student at Hebrew Academy of Cleveland.
Aviva’s interests include babysitting, playing music and art.
Shmuel’s interests include the violin, playing games and baseball.
They have three sisters, Batsheva, Aliza and Hadassah, and two brothers, Eliezer and Yehuda.
Grandparents are Susie and Paysie Shyken, Debbie and Jeff Kalwerisky of Atlanta and the late Avie Kalwerisky.
Great-grandparents are Maki Waks of Tampa, FL, Joyce Rogoff of Durban, South Africa, and Ilene Pachman of Omaha.