Gabriel (Gabi) Kalir became a bar mitzvah on Saturday, Oct. 12 at Congregation Shaarey Tikvah. Gabi is the son of Ilanit Gerblich Kalir and Doron Kalir and the brother of Michael. He is the grandson of Drs. Judith and Adi Gerblich, Daphna Kalir, and of blessed memory, Zvi Kalir. Gabi attends the Joseph and Florence Mandel Jewish Day School. He enjoys tennis, basketball and spending time with his friends and his dog, Allie.