The Bedford Board of Health will be conducting a special flu shot clinic in conjunction with the pantry and community dinner on Thursday, November 19 from 4:00 to 5:30. There is no charge to you for the flu shot. If you have health insurance, please have your card available. Bedford residency is not required.
Community dinners are back in full swing in October. Here's the schedule so far. We hope you'll join us!
|October 1||Pot roast||Members of First Church of Christ and a local family|
|October 8||American chop suey||Members of St. Michael Parish, a local family and several individual volunteers|
|October 15||TBD||Employees of DSM Microbia|
|October 22||Italian dinner||Several individuals and a local family|
|October 29||TBD||Several individuals and a local family|
Mark your calendars for the 2015 - 9th Annual Turkey Trot. Last year the fun run/walk brought in a record $6014 for the Bedford Community Table/Pantry, Inc.
On-line registration is open now at http://www.racesonline.com/events/9th-annual-bedford-turkey-trot-5k-fun-run-2-mile-walk. The first 150 applicants will receive a Turkey Trot T-Shirt compliments of Bedford Florists. Registration donation is $25 per person until November 24, and $30 on Race Day.
Peter Grey, founder and Director of the Bedford Food Pantry, has been selected as Bedford Citizen of the Year for 2015. Congratulations, Peter! Read more about this honor in the Bedford Citizen: http://www.thebedfordcitizen.org/2015/09/10/peter-grey-citizen-of-the-ye..., and Wicked Local: http://m.bedford.wickedlocal.com/article/20150910/NEWS/150919822.
Love cornhole, or love to try it? Come to the first annual Cornhole Tournament to benefit the Benefit Food Pantry! The fun starts at 3:00pm at the Town Center basketball courts on Mudge Way. Find out more and sign up on Facebook here, and read more in the Bedford Citizen's article. We hope to see you there!