Next week Congregation Emanu-El will begin offering its Taste of Judaism course — a free, three week class on modern Jewish spirituality, values and community.
The grant-funded course is designed for unaffiliated Jews, interfaith couples and families and those curious about Judaism.
Classes will held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane Oct. 25, Nov. 1 and Nov. 8 at 7 p.m.
For information contact Patti Barber at firstname.lastname@example.org or (509) 835-5050.
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