Observing Passover in Wilkes-Barre

By Kelly Choate | kchoate@pahomepage.com, Nick Hughes | nhughes@pahomepage.com

Published 04/14 2014 09:29PM

Updated 04/14 2014 09:35PM

WILKES-BARRE-Passover began at sunset tonight, and people in Northeastern Pennsylvania are observing the jewish holiday.

The Jewish Community Center in Wilkes-Barre hosted a Passover seder tonight.

The meal tells the story of the flight of the israelites from slavery to freedom.

Dozens of people gathered around the dinner tables to eat, sing, and pray together as a community.

If you missed tonight's event, Temple B'nai B'rith is holding a Passover seder tomorrow night at 6 in kingston.

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