A number of free community dinners will be offered to those in need through the holiday season:
• On Dec. 2, Pit Stop will be at St. Paul’s Cathedral, 360 Nicola St., at 3:30 p.m.;
• An Interior Community Services Youth Outreach Meal will be held on Dec. 5 from
4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Mt. Paul Community Food Centre, 140 Laburnum St. in North Kamloops. It is for youth ages 13 to 24;
• On Dec. 8, Kamloops Alliance Church will host a turkey dinner at 200 Leigh Rd. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and dinner is at 5 p.m. Free tickets are required in advance from the church;
• Pit Stop will host its Christmas dinner on
Dec. 9 at 3:30 p.m. Kamloops United Church, 421 St. Paul St. Supper will also include a visit from Santa, along with gift bags and live music;
• Children and families are invited to the Christopher Seguin Rotary Family Dinner at NorKam secondary, 730 12th St. in North Kamloops, on Dec. 12.
It begins at 5 p.m.;
• On Dec. 12, Interior Community Services will again host its youth meal from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Mt. Paul Community Food Centre, It is for youth ages 13 to 24;
• On Dec. 16, Pit Stop returns with its regular dinner at Kamloops United Church, at
• On Dec. 18 at 5 p.m., Christmas ham dinner will be served at Kamloops United Church by Infinite Expansion and Pit Stop;
• The Salvation Army Christmas dinner will be held at 344 Poplar St. on Dec. 19 at 5 p.m.. Free tickets are required in advance from the Poplar Street location;
• On Christmas Eve at 1 p.m., The Mustard Seed New Life Community will host a turkey dinner at 181 West Victoria St.;
• Turkey will be served by JUMP and Love Hard Kamloops Society on Christmas Day at a location to be determined;
• Frenchie’s Poutinerie will offer meals on Christmas Day downtown at 340 Victoria St. at 1 p.m.;
• A Hope for the Holidays dinner will be served at the Odd Fellows and Rebekahs Hall, 423 Tranquille Rd. in North Kamloops, on Dec. 28 at 2 p.m.
If you know of other meals, email firstname.lastname@example.org.