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!
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.
Last 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.
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.