Kiwanis, Fleet Landing serve Thanksgiving dinner to local seniors


The Kiwanis Club of Jacksonville Beach joined with Fleet Landing to serve local seniors Thanksgiving Dinner Nov. 18 at the Bennie Furlong Senior Center. Nearly 100 guests enjoyed a traditional holiday feast of turkey, mashed potatoes, green beans, rolls and butter prepared by Fleet Landing chefs and served by Kiwanians as well as 20 members from the Fletcher Senior High School Key Club. Staff from the Law Offices of Rod Schloth, PA also helped serve guests, who dined on colorful Thanksgiving placemats created by K-Kids, the Kiwanis elementary school club.

Thanksgiving Dinner has been a tradition at the Bennie Furlong Senior Center for many years, begun by the family of Susan Merchant, who are also Kiwanians.