The Brooke Silverstein Bat Mitzvah Family Spotlight

The Brooke Silverstein Bat Mitzvah Family Spotlight


The Silverstein family of Morganville, New Jersey, celebrated their daughter Brooke’s Bat Mitzvah on December 13, 2014, at Temple Rodeph Torah in Marlboro, New Jersey. The reception followed at Eagle Oaks Golf and Country Club in Farmingdale, New Jersey.

The family re-created a summer day with a Boardwalk-inspired theme.

Pictured L-R: Mom Fern, Brother Josh, Bat Mitzvah Girl Brooke, Sister Samantha and Dad Greg.


The photographer was David Todd Photographers & Video and the rest of the vendors are listed at the bottom of the spotlight.




The family worked with Dana Kaufman of by dana on the beautiful invitation. Dana was very creative in capturing an authentic boardwalk theme.



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The boxed invitation which was presented beautifully with popcorn, confetti and shells

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  The RSVP card was a beach pass and resembled a boardwalk displaying the date 12.13.14





Brooke’s Bat Mitzvah service took place at Temple Rodeph Torah.


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Bat Mitzvah girl Brooke and her parents were all smiles on the Bimah

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 Brooke with Cantor Alexander (L) and Rabbi Weber (R)

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Keeping with the Boardwalk theme and party colors, the blue kippot were displayed in beach pails





Brooke wore her cocktail dress for her service and during the cocktail hour. Then she changed into a beautiful floor length aqua gown embellished with crystals.



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The whole family looked great and couldn’t wait to celebrate

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In her beautiful aqua gown



Since Brooke is a Jersey girl who loves the shore and boardwalk, it was important that those elements be integrated into the party. Marquis Florals and Event Design by Kim created a summer boardwalk vibe using the Bat Mitzvah girl’s favorite colors of purple and turquoise.



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Cut-out numbers with the special date

 silverstein flip flop table signe

At the entrance to the ballroom, the over-sized flip-flop seating chart helped guests find their tables

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Brooke posed on the dance floor with a customized logo behind her and pictures from her boardwalk photo shoot

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  The kids’ section looked great with centerpieces that included fun rides and games from the boardwalk

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Flower centerpieces for the adult tables accented with Brooke’s favorite color purple




The menu was designed by Brooke’s Aunt Sona. On one side was the menu and the other was a picture of Brooke from her photo shoot.


 Silverstein menu




 stamp_Mitzvah Wow!


 Doug the Stilt Walker greeted and entertained Brooke’s friends throughout the party.



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 Brooke posed with her sister Samantha and brother Josh and Doug the Stilt Walker

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Doug kept an eye on all of Brooke’s friends from above





The sign-in from Marquis Florals and Event Design by Kim, was a surfboard, perfect for a boardwalk theme.


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 MC Jordan and Xplosive Entertainment provided great music and dancers. 


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 Brooke made her entrance on a surfboard provided by Xplosive Entertainment

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Brooke had a great time with her friends





Brooke shared a special dance with her Dad to the song, “My Girl.”


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In keeping with the boardwalk theme, guests received a caricature picture and glitter tattoos from The Main Event.



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Brooke loved her caricature!

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The Silverstein family in caricature form

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 Time for some glitter tattoos, the perfect accessory!





 The candle lighting display featured some of Brooke’s favorite hobbies.



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The Silverstein family helped Brooke blow out her candles

 Silverstein candle lighting Brooke surrounded by her friends





 Brooke modeling her sweatshirt favor with her logo created by dana.



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The front with Brooke’s initials, flip-flops and date

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The back of the sweatshirt
                                                Silverstein Favor

                     Adults also left with a great treat these edible flip-flops by Chocolate By Design                                          





 The following vendors helped to make Brooke’s celebration extremely special. If you give any of them a call, please let them know you read about their services on


Venue: Eagle Oaks Golf and Country Club, 732-938-9696
Photographer/Video: David Todd Photographers & Video, 732-792-6580
Xplosive Entertainment, 732-866-1620
Invitation/Sweatshirt favors
: Dana Kaufman, by dana, 732-625-1471
Decor/Candle lighting display: Marquis Florals and Event Design by Kim, 732-441-4800
Sign-in Surf Board: Marquis Florals and Event Design by Kim, 732-441-4800
Favors/Adults: Chocolate by Design, 800-536-3618
Caricature and Glitter Tattoos: The Main Event, 800-839-0918
Stilt Walker: B. Happie Entertainment, 888-867-4282
Party Perfect Rentals
: Food Carts, 732-303-8211
Brooke’s service dress/party dress: Lola’s Boutique, 732-972-5222
Mom’s dress: Lord and Taylor
Dad’s/Brother Josh’s suit: Men’s Warehouse
Dad’s/Brother Josh’s accessories: Lord and Taylor


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