Sitting down for a sumptuous Syrian feast

Some of the over 90 guests sit down before a sumptuous feast of traditional dishes from Syria, at a banquet held on Friday evening at Calvary Baptist Church. The three Syrian refugee families who have arrived in Weyburn late in 2016 combined their efforts to prepare, cook and serve this meal as a way to introduce themselves to the community, and to thank their hosts and friends for their support since finding a new life in Weyburn and in Canada.

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