[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices and Announcements --learn Yiddish at the Yiddish Farm

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Wed Jul 4 19:54:11 EDT 2012

Mendele Personal Notices and Announcements
July 4, 2012
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Spend a week learning Yiddish while working on an organic farm

From: Rukhl Schaechter rukhls at gmail.com
Date: July 4, 2012
Subject: Learn Yiddish at Yiddish Farm

Learn Yiddish, build community and live sustainably for one week at
Yiddish Farm.
Students in this introductory Yiddish program spend part of their time
studying Yiddish in the classroom and part of their time using the
language in the kitchen, on the farm, on stage and during meals.
Dates: July 16-22, July 23-29. Fee for the class is $600 and includes
room and board.
For more information or to sign up, go to
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