Community calendar: Nov. 22-23
n Puerta Vallarta, 160 W. Cedar St. in Pocatello, will host a free Thanksgiving meal from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today.
n The Healing Center and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, 1125 W. Alameda Road in Pocatello, is hosting a potluck-style Thanksgiving Dinner from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. Owner Jeff Hampton will provide deep fried turkey and asks that everyone bring a side dish or dessert to share. The dinner is for anyone who needs a place to go on Thanksgiving. For more information, call 208-237-1151.
n Everest Kitchen, located inside the Travel Lodge, 133 W. Burnside Ave. in Chubbuck, will host a free dinner from noon to 2 p.m. today.
n The Whitworth family and friends community Thanksgiving Dinner will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. today at the Senior Activity Center, 427 N. Sixth Ave. in Pocatello. The dinner is free to anyone who wants to attend. If you need a meal delivered to your home, call the center at 208-233-1212.
n All Under One Roof will host a free, potluck-style Thanksgiving dinner from 3 to 6 p.m. today at 234 N. Main St. in Pocatello. To sign up to bring a dish, visit bit.ly/2qMnPPO. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Today & Friday
n The Idaho State Journal’s offices will be closed all day both today and Friday due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The Journal’s circulation department will be accepting calls until 10 a.m. Friday only. If you have a newspaper delivery issue, call the circulation department at 208-232-6150.
n From 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, there will be a blood drive at the American Red Cross Blood Donor Center in Pine Ridge Mall. Make an appointment by downloading the free American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-733-2767.
n “A Night So Bright” Lights Parade will take place at 6:30 p.m. Friday in Old Town Pocatello. Two thousand reindeer antlers to be given away along the parade route to children 12 and under. Hundreds of floats will have candy and treats for the kids. Visit www.oldtownpocatello.com to view the parade route.