Jack Ellison Cohen, son of Karen and Michael Cohen, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday Dec. 9, at Beth El.
Jack is a seventh-grade student at Brownell Talbot and a graduate of Friedel Jewish Academy.
He enjoys playing Jazz piano and trumpet and participates in Jazz band at school. He plays basketball for Brownell Talbot and loves to study history and geography.
Jack has an older sister, Lillian and a younger sister, Eva.
Grandparents are Jane and the late Jack E. Cohen, and Gail and Roger Williams of West Des Moines, IA.