"Breaking Bread and Barriers" on Sunday
Published 5:15 pm, Wednesday, April 3, 2013
"Breaking Bread and Barriers," a forum on immigration, will be held Sunday, April 7, at 2 p.m. in Fellowship Hall at the New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7).
An anticipated 200 immigrants from the New Milford area will tell the stories of their lives as immigrants to America. Translation devices will be available for members of the audience who do not speak Spanish.
The Rev. Paul Fleck serves as co-chairman for the New York Annual United Methodist Church Conference Task Force on Immigration. He was approached by the organization United Action Connecticut to hold Sunday's forum.
Admission is free. Light refreshments will be served. The counsel generals of Equador and Peru have been invited.