Holiday meals in Southwest Michigan

Holiday meals in Southwest Michigan (FILE: MGN)

Battle Creek

God's Kitchen of Michigan is hosting a free Thanksgiving dinner Monday, Nov. 20 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple on 133 East Michigan Ave. in downtown Battle Creek.

The Fire Hub restaurant, 375 Kendall St.. Dinner is Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23. Sponsored by the Food Bank of South Central Michigan and Haven of Rest Ministries. The restaurant is owned by the FireKeepers Casino Hotel and the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi.

Grand Rapids

Guiding Light, at 255 Division Ave. will host a Thanksgiving meal from noon to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19. The organization plans to serve 300 plus; donations can be made online.


First Baptist Church on 315 West Michigan Avenue in downtown Kalamazoo is hosting a dinner Wednesday, November 22 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Kalamazoo Gospel Mission, 448 N. Burdick St. Dinner will be served from 3-6 p.m. Details, 269-345-2974.

North Park Reformed Church, 1316 Barney Road. Dinner will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Dinners also can be delivered by calling 269-492-7764 before 10 a.m. Thanksgiving Day. For more details, 269-345-6718.

Theo & Stacy's Restaurant, 234 W. Michigan Ave. Dinner will be served from noon-3 p.m. For details, 269-388-5025.


The Shack, at 105 N. Paw Paw St., will host a Thanksgiving Day dinner from 2-5 p.m. Serving will continue until they run out of food.


Otsego United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 223 E. Allegan St. (M-89), 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, hosted by Jay and Iris Spencer. Donations and volunteers are welcome, as well as anyone seeking a meal. For information, call 269-692-3136 or 269-694-2939.

Paw Paw

Paw Paw Knights of Columbus Hall, 32373 Red Arrow Highway. Dinner is noon-3 p.m. Thanksgiving Day. For more information about the dinner, how to help or volunteer or other details e-mail or call 269-4471113 or 269-657-2324.


Jac's Cekola's Pizza, 7638 S. Westnedge Ave. Dinner will be from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday. For information, call 269-321-2121.


Marathon Gas Station, 5631 109th Avenue. Dinner will be served from 3-7 p.m., dine-in or carry out.


Schoolcraft United Methodist Church, 342 N. Grand St. Dinner is from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thanksgiving Day. Call 269-679-4845.

South Haven

First United Methodist Church, 429 Michigan Ave. Dinner is from 1-2 p.m. Call 269-637-2502.

Three Rivers

New Hope Assembly Church, serving at Belle Epoque, 54 Railroad Drive. Dinner is 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19. A toy will be given children ages 1 to 10.

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