Feeding the Hungry Along the Shoreline

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get helpThe Shoreline Soup Kitchens & Pantries is an interfaith service that provides food and fellowship to those in need and educates our community on hunger and poverty.

October:

Tuesday, October 24 - Meeting for Thanksgiving Team Leader volunteers - 6:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, 336 Main Street, Old Saybrook (in the Hudson Room).
 
Thursday, October 26 - Social Services Help Day, Old Saybrook (860-395-3188).  Download flyer link here.

November:
 
Monday, November 6 - Social Services Help Day, Clinton (860-669-7347).  Download flyer link here.

Tuesday, November 7 - Volunteer orientation meeting, Grace Episcopal Church, 336 Main Street, Old Saybrook - 5:30 for all mandatory community service volunteers only; 6:30 p.m. for all others - youth 16 and under need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Wednesday, November 22 - Clinton pantry closed.

Thursday, November 23 - Thanksgiving meal, Grace Episcopal Church, 336 Main Street, Old Saybrook - 1:00 p.m.  All are welcome; no reservation necessary.
East Lyme pantry closed.  Deep River Congregational Church meal site closed.
 
Friday, November 24 - Trinity Lutheran, Centerbrook, meal site closed.

Saturday, November 25 - Old Lyme pantry and meal site closed.

December:

Monday, December 4 - Social Services Help Day, Clinton (860-669-7347).  Download flyer link here.
 
Tuesday, December 12 - Volunteer orientation meeting, Grace Episcopal Church, 336 Main Street, Old Saybrook - 5:30 for all mandatory community service volunteers only; 6:30 p.m. for all others - youth 16 and under need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Thursday, December 21 - Social Services Help Day, Old Saybrook (860-395-3188).  Download flyer link here.

Wednesday, December 27 - Clinton pantry closed.

Saturday, December 23 - Old Lyme pantry and meal site closed.
 
Sunday, December 24 - United Church of Chester meal site closed.
 
Monday, December 25 - Christmas meal, Grace Episcopal Church, 336 Main Street, Old Saybrook - 1:00 p.m.  No reservations required; all are welcome to attend.
First Baptist Church, Essex, meal site closed.
 
Tuesday, December 26 - Westbrook pantry closed.
 
Thursday, December 28 - East Lyme pantry closed.
 
Saturday, December 30 - Old Lyme pantry and meal site closed.

January:
 
Monday, January 1 - First Baptist Church, Essex, meal site closed.

Tuesday, January 2 - Westbrook pantry closed.
 
 
 
 
Note:  The food bank truck is coming to the shoreline twice every month during the "Help Day Event" - the first Monday of the month in Clinton at the Town Annex parking Lot (across from the Tourist Information Booth), 48 East Main Street, Clinton (12:00 to 1:00 p.m.) - Cheryl Church, Coordinator, Clinton Social Services; the fourth Thursday of the month in Old Saybrook at Grace Episcopal Church, Old Saybrook (1:30 to 2:30 p.m.) - Sue Consoli, Coordinator, Old Saybrook Social Services Coordinator.  No sign-up - just bring your own bags.

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