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Public supper

The last public supper for the year will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the Freedom Congregational Church Hall. The menu will consist of turkey, mashed potatoes, peas, baked beans, stuffing, cranberry sauce, gravy, dinner rolls, punch, coffee, tea and assorted desserts. The price is $8 per adult, and $3 for children 12 and under. Children 3 and under eat free!

The hall is handicapped-accessible via the back door. All proceeds benefit church projects.

Hunters' breakfast

Freedom Volunteer Fire Department will have its annual Hunters' Breakfast on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 5 to 10 a.m. The menu will consist of lots of coffee, juice, eggs to order, sausage, bacon, toast, pancakes, beans and hash browns.

The suggested donation is $7. The event will be held at the Freedom Fire Station, 75 Pleasant St.

The breakfast will fuel you up for a long day in the woods. One does not have to be a hunter to attend. Bring the family out, meet your friends and neighbors by attending a meal that is affordable and delicious!

Support your FVFD!

Veterans Day

On Nov. 11, there will be a Veterans Day event at Freedom Congregational Church starting at 11 a.m. If you have a relative who served our country, give a picture of him/her to Cindy for our Veterans Board that is on display at the Veterans Park.

Help wanted

The town of Freedom is seeking a part-time laborer for its solid waste, recycling and public works department. Competitive wage. To apply, please contact the Town Office for an application (383-6177).

Recyclables

Glass will not be picked up as recyclables. Put it in your garbage! Remember your sticker! Garbage will not be picked up if it does not have a sticker on it.

Halloween Party

The big, free community event given by the Freedom Rec. Committee takes place Sunday, Oct. 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Freedom Election Hall. Trunk or Treat and refreshments will be served.

Voice of Freedom

Happy birthday to Cindy Abbott (town clerk), Bruce Grass and Mindy Spaulding, who all have birthdays this week! Wishing you all many more happy and healthy birthdays! Enjoy your special day.

I want to welcome The Republican Journal’s new editor, Sarah Reynolds (sreynolds@villagesoup.com). Wishing you the best of luck and hope you enjoy Waldo County’s correspondent columns.