Parkway Jewish Center will host nature lecture
By The Tribune-Review
Published: Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, 12:24 p.m.
The Parkway Jewish Center in Penn Hills will host a Jan. 17 lecture on Tu Bishvat, the Jewish holiday known as the New Years for the Trees.
The holiday is tied to the agricultural cycle in Israel, and the lecture will take place at 7:15 p.m. at the center, located at 300 Princeton Drive.
Brian Wolyniak, an urban forester with the Penn State Extension and Allegheny County Office, will speak about trees in Pennsylvania and the greater region. The lecture will follow the 6 p.m. Friday night services. It is free and open to the public.
For more information, visit Parkwayjewishcenter.org or call 412-823-4338.
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