Mt. Vernon Register-News

November 28, 2013

Community Thanksgiving Dinner held at Primary Center

Event draws nearly 900 people

The Register-News

MT. VERNON — Close to 900 people attended Thursday's free Community Thanksgiving Dinner at the District 80 Primary Center.

The event, in its 17th year, is hosted by Central Christian Church. Organizers say about 160 volunteers helped out with church activities Thursday.

In addition to the meal served at the Primary Center, the church also delivered dinners to the homes of elderly, disabled and homebound people.

Learn more Friday on this site or in the print edition of the Register-News.