Make us your home page

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Thanksgiving celebrations

The public is invited to the following Thanksgiving dinners and celebrations on Thursday:

• Sit-down Thanksgiving Feast, 2 p.m., St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 5030 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Free. Those who are homebound can have a free meal delivered between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. For information or to schedule a meal delivery, call the church at (352) 683-9666. (If you get the automated system, select ext. 416.)

• Third annual "Feed the Five Thousand," from 2 to 4:30 p.m., True Holiness Church of Jesus Christ, 15500 Wiscon Road, Brooksville. Visitors will be served a warm Thanksgiving meal at no cost. Families are welcome. For information or to RSVP, call Sonia Lynch Dillard at ( 352) 279-8313 or Sandra Paulin at (352) 279-5837.

• Free Thanksgiving dinner will be served to the needy and homeless from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ridge Manor Beef O'Brady's, 31120 Cortez Blvd., in the Sunrise Plaza in Ridge Manor West.

• Boy Scout Troop 459 will host a Thanksgiving dinner at 4 p.m. at Brooksville Elks Lodge, 14494 Cortez Blvd., west of Brooksville. Menu includes turkey and ham, along with trimmings and dessert. Tickets are $10. Call Bill or Angie Balderson at (352) 585-2730 or (352) 585-2713.

• Polish-American Social Club's Thanksgiving Day Dinner-Dance, 12:15 p.m., 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson. Dinner will be served from 12:45 to 2:15 p.m. The dinner selection is turkey or baked ham steak. Dancing to Music by Jeanne will be from 2:15 to 5 p.m. Proper dance attire required. A full-service bar is available. Tickets are $12 for members, $14 for nonmembers. RSVP to Dolores, (352) 596-4802, or Josephine, (727) 862-1520.

Thanksgiving dinners open to public

Thanksgiving celebrations 11/24/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 24, 2009 9:08pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. Trigaux: Amid a record turnout, regional technology group spotlights successes, desire to do more


    ST. PETERSBURG — They came. They saw. They celebrated Tampa Bay's tech momentum.

    A record turnout event by the Tampa Bay Technology Forum, held May 24 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg, featured a panel of area tech executives talking about the challenges encountered during their respective mergers and acquisitions. Show, from left to right, are: Gerard Purcell, senior vice president of global IT integration at Tech Data Corp.; John Kuemmel, chief information officer at Triad Retail Media, and Chris Cate, chief operating officer at Valpak. [Robert Trigaux, Times]
  2. Take 2: Some fear Tampa Bay Next transportation plan is TBX redux


    TAMPA — For many, Wednesday's regional transportation meeting was a dose of deja vu.

    The Florida Department of Transportation on Monday announced that it was renaming its controversial Tampa Bay Express plan, also known as TBX. The plan will now be known as Tampa Bay Next, or TBN. But the plan remains the same: spend $60 billion to add 90 miles of toll roads to bay area interstates that are currently free of tolls. [Florida Department of Transportation]
  3. Hailed as 'pioneers,' students from St. Petersburg High's first IB class return 30 years later


    ST. PETERSBURG — The students came from all over Pinellas County, some enduring hot bus rides to a school far from home. At first, they barely knew what to call themselves. All they knew was that they were in for a challenge.

    Class of 1987 alumni Devin Brown, from left, and D.J. Wagner, world history teacher Samuel Davis and 1987 graduate Milford Chavous chat at their table.
  4. Flower boxes on Fort Harrison in Clearwater to go, traffic pattern to stay


    I travel Fort Harrison Avenue in Clearwater often and I've noticed that the travel lanes have been rerouted to allow for what looks like flower boxes that have been painted by children. There are also a few spaces that push the travel lane to the center that have no boxes. Is this a permanent travel lane now? It …

  5. Palm Harbor boat dealer facing litany of complaints of bad deals


    PALM HARBOR — With an aging father sick in the hospital and a son just graduating high school, Andrew Kashella, in between jobs, knew what he had to do.

    A sign on a front window of Gulf Coast Boat Sales, 37517 Us Highway 19 N, in Palm Harbor, notifies people they are under restructuring  The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office has received 20 complaints against Gulf Coast Boat Sales in Palm Harbor. Complainants say they sold the shop their boats and never got paid and/or paid for boats they never received. Pinellas County Consumer Protection is leading the investigation.