Latest News – November 19

Saguache Serves Up Gratitude Tomorrow, Nov. 20

Saguache’s annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held tomorrow Sunday, Nov. 20 at the Community Building. The event begins at 5 p.m. and include all the traditional fixings, from turkey to stuffing to potatoes, all top off with some pumpkin pie!saguache-thanksgiving

Everyone is invited and as the flyer says, “Come One, Come All.” The community building is located at Christie & 7th Streets.

The Thanksgiving dinner will be sponsored by again this year by The Colorado Trust. Last year’s meal was a big hit! The food was delicious and prepared and served by a group of volunteers, bringing grateful hearts together under one roof.

Video from 2015 Thanksgiving Community Meal
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spacerLast year, the evening opened with a prayer of gratitude by local pastor, Major Rettig. The hall was filled with lively conversation and laughter as generations of families from diverse cultural backgrounds and beliefs broke bread together in honor of the national day of gratitude. This year Thanksgiving Dayfalls on Thursday, Nov. 24.

It was a packed house at the Thanksgiving Community Meal in Sagauche on November 22.

It was a packed house at last year’s Thanksgiving Community Meal in Sagauche – see you on Sunday.

This year the entire cost of the meal – will again be picked by The Colorado Trust (CT), a health foundation dedicated to ending inequalities that affect racial, ethnic, low income and other vulnerable populations.

The doors open at 4:30 p.m. tomorro – see you there!spacer

Saguache youth Antonio (left) and Luke (right) kept their good table manners in check while eating ‘til their heart’s content at the Thanksgiving Community Meal in Saguache on November 22. Photo: Saguache Today

Saguache youth Antonio (left) and Luke (right) kept their good table manners in check while eating ‘til their heart’s content at last year’s Thanksgiving Community Meal. Photo: Saguache Today

 

 

 

 

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