Thanksgiving food drive on tap
The Woman’s Club of Greater New Milford and the United Way of Western Connecticut’s Greater New Milford office will hold the annual Stuff the Gazebo Thanksgiving food drive Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Residents are invited to stuff the bandstand on the Village Green with frozen turkeys and canned goods.
The items will help to provide complete Thanksgiving meals to more than 250 New Milford families.
The items most needed are frozen turkeys (approximately 10 pounds), boxed pie crust mix, pie fillings, canned sweet potatoes/yams, canned cranberry sauce, canned vegetables, cream soups, stuffing and jars of turkey gravy.
Monetary donations will also be accepted and will be used toward the purchase of needed items.
Donations may be mailed to WCGNM, P.O. Box 225, New Milford CT 06776 or United Way of Greater New Milford, P.O. Box 29, New Milford CT 06776.
For a complete list of items needed, visit the “Woman’s Club of Greater New Milford” and “New Milford and So. Litchfield Community Programs, United Way of Western CT” on Facebook.