Thanksgiving Meals 2022

Some parishes in the diocese are offering free community meals on Thanksgiving to which all are invited. You will find a listing below.

Many parishes also assemble Thanksgiving baskets for community members in need. If you wish to participate as a donor or recipient, please contact your parish.

Most Holy Trinity Church, Saco

Good Shepherd Parish and the Knights of Columbus will host the 23rd free Thanksgiving Dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the hall of Most Holy Trinity Church, located on 271 Main Street in Saco.

All members of the community are invited to attend. A turkey dinner with all the fixings, including dessert and beverages, will be served.

Free takeout and delivery are available on Thanksgiving Day. To set up delivery, pick up an order form at the parish office, call the office at (207) 282-3321, or call Mitch or Dave at (207) 467-5357.

If you can help with the dinner preparations, packing or delivering meals, or working in the kitchen, please call Ray at (207) 229-4844 or Phyllis at (207) 284-5030. If you can help with clean up, call Loyce at (207) 730-2887.

Donations of turkeys and pies will be accepted anytime, but preferably between noon and 4 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23.

St. Catherine of Sienna Church, Norway

After a two-year absence, the free community Thanksgiving dinner is returning to St. Catherine of Sienna Church on 32 Paris Street in Norway. A traditional Thanksgiving dinner will be served in the parish center at noon for anyone that wants to share a meal with friends, neighbors, and family. There is ample parking behind the church on Beal Street.

To help with an approximate count of attendees, call St. Catherine of Sienna Church at 207-743-2606 if you plan to attend. There will be a delivery service for shut ins. Please inform the church if you know of someone in need who will not be able to get to the dinner.

St. Mary of the Visitation Church, Houlton

St. Mary of the Visitation Church, located at 112 Military Street, will host its annual Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A free, traditional Thanksgiving meal of turkey with all the fixings will be served.

Indoor seating will be available in St. Anthony’s Hall or meals will be available to take out. 

Monetary donations will be accepted.