Temple Israel hosts lunch forum

Robert Friedmann, Ph.D., of Georgia State University will present a lunch forum at noon Thursday at Temple Israel, 1617 Wildwood Ave.

His topic is "Challenges to Public Safety: Domestic and International."

Friedmann's most recent book is titled "A Diary of Four Years of Terrorism and Anti-Semitism: 2000-2004."

The event starts with a light lunch, followed by a 45-minute analysis of the struggle against international and homegrown terrorism, as it relates to the Jewish community.

For reservations, call 706-323-1617.