Brian Firman, son of Mindy and Irv Firman of Squirrel Hill, will become a bar mitzvah on Saturday, November 7 at Rodef Shalom Congregation. Brian is the brother of Eli Firman and Lucy Firman. Grandparents are Anna Lee and the late David Firman and Bernard and Evelyn Sobol. Brian is a seventh grader at Shady Side Academy. His interests include basketball and baseball.