Shelton Girl Scout troop plans food drive for Thanksgiving

Girl Scout Troop No. 64164 will conduct a Thanksgiving food drive to benefit Spooner House on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Huntington Fire Company station, 44 Church St.

The food items requested are frozen turkeys, box potatoes, gravy (can or packets), stuffing, canned vegetables, pie crust mix, pie filling, pickles, olives, and evaporated milk.

Also, coffee, tea, juice (including powdered), canned fruit, sugar, cornbread mix, brownie mix and napkins. Other nonperishable items also would be appreciated.

Direct any questions to Robin Friend at ockinmama@comcast.net or 203-414-6075.

Last year, Spooner House provided more than 300 holiday meal boxes to local families in need.