Temple Beth Sholom program to highlight Mongolia’s Jewish connection

Temple Beth Sholom HAZAK is meeting on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 1 p.m. at 1901 Kresson Road in Cherry Hill. Kathy Kaplan will present “Sojourns and Synagogues: Mongolia & Its Jewish Connection.” The program showcases the vibrant history, culture and music of this remote country intertwined with its Jewish communities and connections.

Refreshments will be served. The gathering is open to the community. Members are free, and guests are $10. For additional information, contact Zelda Greenberg at zbgreenberg@yahoo.com or (856)751–4201.

Kathy Kaplan is a lecturer with the Camden County Community College and the Life Long Learning Program of the Katz JCC. She has traveled to exotic locations and has won many travel fellowships, including a Fulbright Hays Fellowship. Kathy is a former school media specialist and Hebrew teacher. She lived in Israel for two years and is a Hebrew speaker.