Eva Margit Bloom, daughter of Sarah Kelen and Ken Bloom, will celebrate her Bat Mitzvah on Friday, Aug. 30 at Congregation B’nai Jeshurun and on Saturday, Aug. 31 at Tifereth Israel Synagogue in Lincoln.
Eva is an eighth grade student at Irving Middle School in Lincoln.
She participates in instrumental and vocal music ensembles at school and is a Girl Scout and a Zoo Crew volunteer at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo. Eva is a three-year camper at Camp Sabra.
For her mitzvah project, Eva designed and built a sensory garden for the Zoo and she is encouraging others to join her in donating to support the Zoo’s operations.
She has a brother, Moses Bloom.
Grandparents are Estelle and Joel Bloom of Kintnersville, PA and Miriam and Erwin Kelen of Minneapolis, MN.