Elsa Kiersten Blodgett, daughter of Dr. Helene Finegold and Dr. and Mrs. Todd Blodgett, will become a Bat Mitzvah on September 7 at Rodef Shalom Congregation. Elsa attends Shady Side Academy. She enjoys playing lacrosse, swimming and basketball as well as dancing. Elsa enjoys studying languages and traveling with her family and friends. She is doing a project at the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh and a community project to help local children.