Special Meals at AC
If your group or organization is hosting a meal or special event during the 2017 Annual Conference session, June 1-3, you can submit the details for inclusion in upcoming Conference materials to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Palestinian Dinner - Thursday, June 1 near Annual Conference Oncenter site
Reservations are open for the seventh annual UNY Palestinian Dinner, (a 24-year tradition), to be held during the 2017 Annual Conference on Thursday, June 1st evening, at Plymouth Congregational Church in downtown Syracuse. The buffet of authentic Palestinian food, available from 5:15 p.m. on, will be followed by a brief program on Concerns for the Mental and Physical Health and Safety of Palestinian Youth under the Occupation.
The $20.00 dinner donations contribute to four educational and health UM Advance Specials in the Bethlehem/Jerusalem area, to the Gary Bergh Scholarship for young adults/adults on "justice-awareness" trips to the Holy Land, and to the ongoing educational/advocacy work of the sponsoring UNY Task Force on Peace w/Justice in Palestine/Israel.
All are invited to this dinner, 232 E. Onondaga St., handicapped accessible. Please make your reservations by contacting:
- Karen Peterson, 116 Greenridge Dr., Horseheads, NY. 14845 (607-739-3141)
- Linda Bergh, 116 Edna Rd., Syracuse, NY 13205 (315-492-8507) Checks may be made out to UNYAC, with "Palestinian Dinner" on the memo line.
Now more than ever, our Palestinian brothers and sisters need our love and support. Join us. Reservations close May 30th.