26th Community Thanksgiving meal set for Nov. 23 in Denton
DENTON — The 26th annual Thanksgiving Day Community Dinner will be held Thursday, Nov. 23, with the goal to serve serve 1,100 meals.
The dinner is sponsored by Neighbors United To Serve (NUTS) and hosted by St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 5th and Franklin streets, Denton.
Serving anyone and everyone, the free-of-charge, noquestions-asked, traditional, home-cooked, roasted turkey dinners with all the trimmings are made possible entirely by donations from scores of Caroline County residents.
To make donations, for dinner reservation information, for volunteer opportunities, for general information and answers to all other questions, visit the website https://sites. google.com/site/nutsthanksgiving/home, call 443-5501180, email email@example.com or mail the form to NUTS, PO Box 183, Denton, Md., 21629.
The reservation deadline is Monday, Nov. 20, or when reservations reach 1,100 meals.
Food preparation will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, at St. Luke’s Church.
Thursday, Nov. 23, food packaging for delivery will be from 6 to 9 a.m. at St. Luke’s Church in Denton. Meal pickups at Immaculate Conception Church in Marydel will be 8:30 to 9 a.m.
For information about making a donation, call 443-5501180.
Please note that this year there will be no sit-down meal at St. Luke’s and neither will meals be prepared for carryout pick-up at St. Luke’s.
The ministry’s servant volunteers include members of local churches, schools, charities and civic organizations.