On-Line Edition Wednesday, November 25, 2015 Vol. 57 No. 47
A time to share Photos by Steve Spoden FIRST CHURCH OF LOMBARD UCC members were among those who volunteered Saturday to help pack Thanksgiving dinner baskets for the Elmhurst Elks Lodge #1531’s 21st annual Thanksgiving dinner project, which will benefit 175 local families. After the dinner baskets were packed by volunteers and lodge members, Lombard, Villa Park and Elmhurst police personnel delivered the baskets to Peace Lutheran Church, York Community Resource Center, First Church of Lombard UCC, Immaculate Conception Church of Elmhurst, Villa Park’s St. Alexander’s Church and Brookfield’s Holy Covenant MMC for distribution. Pictured in the bottom photo with Elks Thanksgiving dinner Chairman Michael Baren (back row, second from right) are First Church of Lombard first-year confirmation class members and church volunteers (front row, l. to r.) Maddie Sichz, Emily Hansel, Karli Wilson, Sean Andrews, Cody Garrett and (standing, l. to r.) Matt Kirsh, Ellen Kirsh, Lily Peterson, Jamie Geiger and the Rev. Jeffrey Phillips. Not pictured is Charlie Peterson.