Thursday, Dec 12, 2013
Herrin Thanksgiving Celebration
Date(s) & Time(s)::
November 24, 2011 at 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM
Location: Herrin Civic Center, 101 South 16th Street, Herrin, IL
The Annual Herrin Thanksgiving celebration will take place at the Herrin Civic Center on Thanksgiving Day between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Every citizen of Herrin, every member of the neighboring communities, and everyone else is invited to come and join in the fun. The traditional meal consists of turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, yams, cranberry sauce, salad, breadsticks, cake, pies, ice cream, and drinks. Guests are invited to dance to the music of Donnie Falknor, who is looking forward to returning to Herrin just for this special event. Young children are welcome at a special table with coloring books and toys. After dinner, guests are invited to stay and watch football and basketball on wide screen televisions. Local businesses, churches, and civic organizations sponsor the event. There is no charge to any of the guests. Homebound persons in Herrin and Energy unable to dine at the Civic Center may arrange a home delivery by telephoning the Herrin City Clerk’s office at 942-3175. For more information about the dinner, contact dinner coordinator Bart Mann.Return to event list.
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