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Community unites to give thanks

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Thanksgiving may be a few days a way but it's never to early to start celebrating.

The United Religious Community of St. Joseph County hosted the second annual Tastes of Thanksgiving.

The event brings together the many different religions in the area, giving people the opportunity to learn about other cultures and religions.

The program started out with dancing from Sikh youth, and then there was of course, quite a spread of food.

"Food is one of the big gathering things for human beings. And when we taste new foods from different cultures, we expand our awareness of what life is all about," says Rev. Leonard Jepson who is the Associate Director of URC.

Which is why the dinner was full of foods from different diverse backgrounds.

 

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