1 2013


2 2013

Congregation Etz Chayim educational weekend with Marina Nemat

5:15PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Etz Chayim 123 Matheson Avenue East
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W 0C3

Contact Darlene Davis
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Weekend with Special Guest Speaker Marina Nemat Friday, November 1 & Saturday, November 2 Marina Nemat is the author of Prisoner of Tehran and After Tehran: A Life Reclaimed. She will share her memories about growing up in Iran, serving time in Evin Prison for speaking out against the Iranian government, escaping a death sentence, and finally fleeing Iran for a new life in Canada. Friday, November 1 5:15p.m. - Kabbalat Shabbat Service 6:00p.m. – Dinner After dinner, Marina Nemat will speak about her book Prisoner of Tehran. Saturday, November 2 9:00a.m. - Shabbat Morning Service Marina Nemat will deliver the sermon based on her book After Tehran: A Life Reclaimed Kiddush Lunch to follow After Kiddush Marina Nemat will present the topic “Minorities in the Middle East.” Question & answer period will follow