St. Michael’s Open Heart Ministry will host its Annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, November 22. This is a free Thanksgiving dinner open to everyone. You can help by bringing some of the needed ingredients from the list below. The ministry will collect donations through November 15th. Any extra food will be givien to families in our parish who are in need of a dinner this year.
-Boxed instant potatoes
-Canned green beans
-Canned mushroom soup
-French fried onions
-Boxed or bagged stuffing
Tickets are now on sale for Zoo Lights presented by Your Hometown Toyota Stores, which is back for its 28th year and brighter than ever with more than 2 million lights spread over 70 acres. Zoo Lights dates are December 3-6 and December 10-13. All new experiences for 2018 include a spectacular Santa and Mrs. Claus Workshop Show, immersive Asian-inspired Festival of Lanterns, and the grand opening of our new 4D theater featuring the family-friendly movie, Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas 4D. More information about new experiences: www.denverzoo.org/zootales/zoo-lights-tickets-sale/.
Shop local for the holidays Thursday November 15 (4 p.m. - 8 p.m.) - Saturday November 17 (9 a.m. - 6 p.m.). Vendors sell one-of-a-kind, handcrafted holiday items at the Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St, Denver, with bath and body products; pottery; jewelry; specialty foods; clothing; antiques and more. The Gardens Guild offers its popular herbal vinegars and seasonings. Gardens’ admission is free during Winter Gift Market. Members receive a 10 percent discount on purchases. Present your membership card to the cashier. The Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory and the Shop at the Gardens will be open during Winter Gift Market.
The Fort Collins Foodie Walk features 12 of Old Town’s finest culinary shops, as they stay open late on the 3rd Friday of each month for interactive showcases, seasonal flavors, and exciting taste experiences! Join the Fort Collins Foodie Walk on Friday November 23, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in downtown Fort Collins for your foodie experience.
The Ecumenical Church of Pueblo West on the corner of Spaulding and Conquistador (434 S. Conquistador Ave.) will host their annual Holiday Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on November 9th, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on November 10th and 8 a.m. to noon on November 11th. Many wonderful Christmas items, gifts, handmade crafts and baked goods will be available. Breakfast, lunch & snacks will be available. For information, call 719-320-1684.