Laity conference begins June 30 at Lake Junaluska

The SEJ Laity Conference, a family experience, will be offered June 30 through July 3 at Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center.

A two-hour “Festival of Families” event will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday, July 1, and Saturday, July 2, featuring the Rev. Clayton Jordan, a ventriloquist and stringed instrument musician from Dothan, Ala. During the same time period, participants may choose to attend two of the nine interest groups, meeting on a variety of subjects. A special project that emphasizes “Stop Hunger Now” will be held at 12:45 p.m. Friday, July 1. Participants can help package meals.

Registration fees are $35 for an individual or $60 for a couple. 1.800.222.4930 (group code #406796) or 828.454.6656

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