Parshat Achrei Mot 5784 • May 3, 2024

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Due to the short post - Pesach week, this week's ChaiLights is an abbreviated form.

We look forward to a full ChaiLights next week!


May 3, 2024/ 25 Nissan 5784

Parshat Achrei Mot

Candlelighting: 8:17 p.m.

Havdallah: 9:24 p.m.

Sunday, May 5th - 9:00 a.m. Davening and Donuts

Monday, May 6th - Yom HaShoah

Wednesday, May 8th - Thursday, May 9th - Rosh Chodesh Iyar

Thursday, May 9th - 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - PTO Volunteer Appreciation Brunch . Please RSVP HERE.

Friday, May 10th - Elementary School Shabbat Assembly - 2:45 p.m.

Sunday, May 12th - Chagigat Chumash - for 2nd Grade

Monday, May 13th - Yom HaZikaron - See flyer below

Tuesday, May 14th - Yom HaAtzmaut - See flyer below

Tuesday, May 21st - 3rd Grade Rashi Celebration

Wednesday, May 22nd - 8:00 p.m. - High School Night of Learning

Thursday, May 30th - Events Day for Grades K - 8 - 9:00 a.m. - More details to follow

Monday, June 3rd - 7:00 p.m. High School Graduation at Farber



The Wayntraub family on the birth of a baby boy, Akiva!

Farber alum Yoni Nadel and Michal Sundy on the birth of a baby boy! Mazal Tov to grandparents Ariella and Mark Nadel!


The Talybli family on the loss of Rufat Talybli z"l

The Herschfus family on the loss of Leslee Gayle Herschfus z"l

If you are interested in making a donation in honor or in memory, please click HERE

Tell your friends with Middle School age students to :

Come learn why Farber's High School is a good fit for their child!

Q & A Session - Tuesday, May 21st - 7:30 p.m. Hosted at Young Israel of Oak Park.

RSVP by Monday, May 20th HERE.


The Farber Parent Directory can be found HERE

The 2024- 2025 Calendar is available HERE now!

Sign up for the Farber Whats App Group HERE

The School Directory can be found HERE.

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Yonatan E

Avi G - Avraham Yaakov ben Emunah Elisheva

Eitan K - Eitan Chanoch ben Chava Keren

Daniel K - Daniel Tzvi ben Miriam Katana

Max K - Zvi Avraham ben Sarah Fruma

Jake K - Yaakov Yitzhak ben Michal 

Yaffa M

Yossi N - Yosef Yehuda ben Ariella Esther

Yoni N - Yona Pesach ben Ariella Esther

Matt N -  Chaim Tzvi ben Adina 

Eitan N - Eitan ben Anat

Jaques P

Josh S - Yehoshua Avraham Ben Zev

Cobi S - Akiva Menachem ben Tziril Krindle

Ari T - Ari Meir ben Golda Miriam

Davidee W - Dovid Shabbos ben Yissochor Dov and Ahuva Sara

Ami Z - Nuchum Amnon Shlomo ben Leah Nechama

Sophie Z- Zahava Tzofiya bat Leah Nechama

Please email HERE to add other former Farber/Yeshivat Akiva former students, alumni, faculty or parents or anyone that you are thining about that you would like us to add to our General List of Chayalim.

For the complete list of Chayalim that our community is davening for click HERE.

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May Hot lunch is available HERE

Thank you to everyone who has signed up to volunteer for Hot Lunch so far. 

Volunteers must be vaccinated. Please click HERE to sign up for a time slot. If you have a flexible schedule and would like to be put on our "reserve" list in case of last minute cancellations, please contact us at

When shopping at any Toyology location, please mention Farber ECC. The ECC will receive 20% in store credit. When the money adds up we can go and buy new toys and games for the ECC.


Detroit is a wonderful community!

Great community, affordable housing, wonderful school, high quality of life...and there are jobs available and....a tuition discount if you move to Detroit!

For more information, reach out to Andrea Strosberg.

At Farber, we fulfill our mission through our Five Core Values. The values represent the many layers of what it means to grow, live and engage the world as Modern Orthodox Jews.

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