Reservations are appreciated but not necessary.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
Monday, November 19, 2012
Continuing a tradition that began in 1900, St. Barnabas Charities will provide free holiday meals to community members alone or in need. Free, traditional turkey dinners, complete with all the trimmings, will be served on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 22, at the two nursing homes operated by St. Barnabas Health System. Meals will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the dining room of St. Barnabas Nursing Home, 5827 Meridian Road, Gibsonia. The dinners will also be offered from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the dining room at Valencia Woods at St. Barnabas, 85 Charity Place, Valencia. Reservations are appreciated but not necessary by calling St. Barnabas Nursing Home in Gibsonia at (724) 443-0700, or Valencia Woods at St. Barnabas in Valencia…
Thanksgiving Day is close at hand. Join Pine-Richland Patch every weekday as we ponder the big questions about the holiday. First question: When do we eat?
This time next week we'll be searching our dresser drawers for the drawers with elastic waistbands as we marvel at how such a "small" slice of pumpkin pie (OK, three, but they were small) could have shown up on our person overnight. Although many stores and businesses are snubbing the Native Americans and Pilgrims in the rush to get on Santa's good side, we at Patch think Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays of all and deserves its own special week. Every day we're going to ponder some questions about how we all spend Thanksgiving. Before we can make the big decisions such as fresh turkey or frozen, we have a more important question to answer: What time do we eat? For my family, it's more of a Thanksgiving lunch. This year I'm telling …