Dinners, other Thanksgiving events planned in region
Carnegie: Free dinner, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Solid Rock Community Enrichment Center, 435 Broadway St. Register at 412-278-3411. Walk-ins welcome. Worship service 9 a.m.
Coraopolis: Second annual free community dinner, noon to 5 p.m., Coraopolis United Methodist Church, 1205 Ridge Ave. Complete dinner, 60-inch TV available to watch football, activities for children. Registration requested; call church: 412-264-3727. To volunteer, contact church.
Homewood: Homewood-Brushton YMCA will host a holiday lunch food truck stocked with turkey burgers, sweet pototo fries, coffee and water from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday.
Latrobe: Doors open 11 a.m. for free dinner from noon to 12:30 p.m. with the Holnaider family at St. Vincent Grove, 300 Fraser Purchase Road.
Mt. Pleasant: Free dinner 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 822 W. Main St. Rides within a 5-mile radius available to those who need transportation; call the church at 724-547-5941.
North Side: Coat giveaways begin at 9 a.m. Free meal from 1 to 6 p.m. at Light of Life Rescue Mission, 10 East North Ave.
Penn Hills: Grace Lutheran Church will host a free dinner from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the church, 2931 Universal Road. Call 412-793-1394 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot.
Richland: Free dinner 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Barnabas Nursing Home, 5827 Meridian Road, in Gibsonia and Valencia Woods at St. Barnabas, 85 Charity Place, in Valencia, and from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Arbors III at St. Barnabas, 6005 Valencia Road, in Gibsonia. Reservations are appreciated.
Scottdale: Free dinner from 1 to 3 p.m. at Tartal’s Restaurant, 123 Pittsburgh St. Register by calling 724-887-5451.
Sewickley: Free dinner at 1 p.m. at St. James Church, 200 Walnut St. To make a reservation, call Karin at 412-741-6650 or Rett at 412-749-8172. Attendees can bring a dessert to share.
South Side: Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community will provide a free meal 1-3 p.m. at 2700 Jane St.
Turtle Creek: McMasters United Methodist Church will host a free dinner from noon to 1 p.m. at 200 Church St. Guests can eat in or take dinner out. Reservations preferred; call 412-823-1988.
Wilkinsburg: Free dinner at 1 p.m., Jean’s Southern Cuisine, 807 Wallace Ave. Doors open as long as the food lasts.
For delivery: Free dinner in Mt. Pleasant, Scottdale and Connellsville. Contact Mt. Pleasant Armory at 724-542-0306 before 9 a.m. Deliveries between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.