Sephardic Week at Abrams Hebrew Academy

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Sephardic Week at Abrams Hebrew Academy celebrated the history, traditions, prayers and foods of the school’s Sephardic community from Oct. 30 to Nov. 2. Highlights included prayer and Torah services using a Sephardic Torah, stories told by various individuals about their personal journeys to the U.S., Sephardic songs, a student hamsa craft project, a Sephardic breakfast with Moroccan foods, and a lecture by Rabbi Albert Gabbai of Congregation Mikveh Israel, one of the oldest existing Sephardic synagogues.