Be My Guest: How do religious practices shape our communities?

Join Twin Cities PBS for interactive virtual events that explore how religious practices shape our communities.

This first session considers how the religious season of Lent and observance of Ramadan inspire certain actions.

Attendees located in the Twin Cities metro are invited to enjoy a meal provided by Afro Deli in St. Paul. Pick up details provided at registration.

Featuring: John Emery of Islamic Resource Group sharing a personal story, and Grant Two Bulls and Ayan Omar reflecting on the season of Lent and the observance of Ramadan.

Make new connections — virtually — and engage in meaningful dialogue with the aim of activating empathy across differences.

There is no cost to participate.

For questions or more information please contact [email protected]

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Be My Guest is a multi-course engagement project, combining interactive events that center around food as an invitation for storytelling and short form media, creating conversation and connection between Muslim and non-Muslim communities across Minnesota.

TPT will also be assembling a digital cookbook using audiences’ treasured recipes as part of the Be My Guest event series.

Funding provided by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art and the Clean Water, Land, and Legacy Amendment.