Everyone is invited to a community Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, November 23, in Grove Center in Oak Ridge.
“Everyone should have someone to give thanks with on Thanksgiving!” a press release said.
The Thanksgiving Dinner is scheduled fromÂ 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at High Places Community Church/Grove Theater at 123 Randolph Road in Oak Ridge.
“The emphasis of the event is community, with a goal of providing people the opportunity to dine with others on Thanksgiving,” the press release said. “As in the past, a grassroots group of individuals is coordinating this effort to be hosted by High Places Community Church/Grove Theater. As such, volunteers, food and financial donations are needed.”
For information on how you can participate, volunteer, or donate, visit OakRidgeCommunityThanksgiving.comÂ orÂ theÂ Facebook page of the same name, or send an email to [email protected] or call (865) 384-5683.Â Note: An update posted onÂ the volunteers’Â Facebook page on Wednesday said they’ve gotÂ just about everything covered except dressing and casseroles.Â Please see theÂ Facebook pageÂ for more information.
Organizers of this event will not be making deliveries; however, individuals who are aware of specific needs in the community are welcome to bring guests to the dinner or pick up and deliver meals to such individuals who may be unable to travel.
More information will be added as itÂ becomes available.
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