Peter Yarrow in concert

Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul, & Mary will perform a benefit concert for the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies at the Israel Congregation on June 29 at 4 p.m. in Manchester. (802) 362-7220 Manchester's connection to The Arava Institute goes back to its founding in 1996 when Rabbi Michael Cohen was a part of the founding faculty and staff of the Institute The Arava Institute is the premier environmental teaching and research program in the Middle East, preparing future Arab and Jewish leaders to cooperatively solve the region's environmental challenges. Alumni from BBA as well as students from Bennington College, Williams College, Green Mountain College, and UVM have studied at the Institute. Tickets are $20 and will be limited. They can be purchased at the Northshire Bookstore. For further questions you may call Rabbi Michael at 362-7220.