Middle East arts, crafts, food and more

5:00pm - 8:30pm EDT March 29

Location: Wright Leppien Opera House

The sights, sounds and smells of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean culture will fill the air at the Wright Leppien Opera House in downtown Alma!

The event is highlighted by a keynote address from Jumana Judeh, the first vice chair of the Arab American Chamber of Commerce, who started an offshoot nonprofit organization called the Women’s Committee.

Along with a guest speaker the event features arts, crafts, dance and food from the region.

The Alma-Dearborn Connection Initiative is a collaboration between Alma College faculty and staff and the Michigan Commission on Middle Eastern American Affairs, the event is free and doesn’t require a ticket.