The Food Pantry will be closed for Thanksgiving this Thursday, and there will be no Community Dinner. Details about this week's special food distribution have been communicated to current clients. We wish all our clients and volunteers a lovely holiday!
There's lots to look forward to at November's Community Dinners. We hope you'll join us!
|November 5||Pasta dinner||Employees of Thermo Fisher Scientific|
|November 12||TBD||Several individual volunteers and a local family|
|November 19||Lasagna||Members of First Parish UU in Bedford and local volunteers|
|November 26||----------------------||------------Closed for Thanksgiving--------------|
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.
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.