SEPTEMBER
2021


Food Pantry
Newsletter
 
 
FOOD PANTRY Sign Up & Delivery CHANGES
We have two changes to the process of picking up and delivering of food from the Food Pantry.  As the need for food has continued to increase, we need to make these changes so we may better serve you! 

Please plan your next visit accordingly, NO EXCEPTIONS. 



Signups for Monday pick ups will close promptly at 2 pm on Friday

Signup for Wednesday pick ups will close promptly at 2 pm on Tuesday.

NO EXCEPTIONS
Please plan accordingly

To our Households who are having their food orders delivered:

  • We are only able to deliver food to households who have NO other means to pick up.  
  • Masks must be worn when your food is delivered.
  • If you are not home or do not pick up the phone at  your scheduled delivery day YOUR FOOD WILL NOT BE LEFT
 
ELL GET TOGETHERS
Come socialize and learn English!

Do you want to study English?  


Хотите изучать англиский?  

Quieres estudiar inglés?  

你想学英语吗?  

Ou vle etidye angle?


Mix and Mingle for English Language Learners

6:30-8 pm
September 13
 
Needham Community Council Tent, 570 Hillside Ave., Needham


Please join us at this Open House for the English Language Learners program. This is an opportunity for English learners and tutors to chat and enjoy a delicious array of international desserts. We will gather outside under the Council's tent. We hope to see you there! 


Walk and Talk for English Language Learners
10am
 
September 23, October 7, 
and October 21 
Needham Reservoir Trail

Practice English while you get exercise and fresh air. All levels are welcome! This activity is for adults, but you are welcome to bring children along. 
We will walk for 40-60 minutes and return to our starting point.  Meet at Accessible Reservoir Trail, 500 Dedham Ave, Needham 

 
Transportation Options
 
Needham High School Planners Available
Do you have a student at Needham High School?  Start the school year organized with the official Needham High School Academic Planning Calendar.  All Food Pantry customers automatically qualify for a free planner. 

Have your student stop in the Guidance Office to pick up a copy.
 
Expanded Thrift Store Hours
Coming soon, the thrift shop will have expanded hours and even more convenient times!  Come see the ever changing inventory at reasonable prices.   


Beginning September 20th
Monday and Friday   10 - 4
Tuesday and Thursday 10 - 7
Saturday 10  - 2

Thrift Shop will be closed
Monday, September 6th for Labor Day
&
Tuesday, September 7th for Rosh Hashanah
Thursday, September 16th for Yom Kippur


 
COAT SALE COMING SOON!
Prepare for the cooler weather with a new warm coat, sweater or accessory!  Our fabulously popular Coat Sale is coming soon.  Find reasonably priced jackets and sweaters under the tent.

Week of October 18th
During Regular Thrift Store Hours
Under the Council Tent
 
SIGN UP FOR YOUR NEXT FOOD PANTRY VISIT
We will be closed on Monday, September 6th in honor of Labor Day

No Deliveries on Tuesday, September 7th in honor of Rosh Hashanah

CLICK HERE


to Sign up for your next regular food pickup appointment

 
Needham JOB POSTING
Cafeteria Position Available Now!
The Needham Public Schools have a number of positions open at the school cafeterias that range in hours (Part time and Full Time).  A perfect job for parents with school hours!
 

Learn More Here
 
Cozy Fall Favorites
 

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Needham Community Council
570 Hillside Avenue, Needham, MA 
781-444-2415

office@needhamcouncil.org
www.needhamcouncil.org

Sandra Robinson, Executive Director
srobinson@needhamcouncil.org

Katerina Posadskova, Food Pantry Manager
yposadskova@needhamcouncil.org

Sue Biasizzo, Food Pantry Communications Manager
foodpantry@needhamcouncil.org




 

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