Eric Lutzens, The Denver Post
Governor Jared Polis to Speak at Boulder Covid-19 Event on Sunday, March 14
Governor Jared Polis will be among the guest speakers at this Sunday’s Covid-19 program presented by Haver, the Rabbinic Council of Boulder.
The governor is expected to speak about his personal experience with Covid-19 as well as his plan for the state moving forward.
Additional speakers include Boulder County Health Department Safety Officer Bill Hayes and Boulder JCC Executive Director Jonathan Lev.
The interactive program, entitled “A Year of Covid-19: Blessings & Loss,” features rabbis and leaders from Adventure Judaism, Congregation Bonai Shalom, Congregation Har HaShem, and Congregation Nevei Kodesh.
The FREE event takes place on Sunday, March 14th at 7:00 pm. Registration is required and can be found at www.Boulderhaver.org/upcoming-events or at this BoulderJCC.org link.
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