The Hintonburg Economic Development Committee is again spearheading this year’s Christmas dinner at the Carleton Tavern (233 Armstrong at Parkdale) on December 25 from 11 am – 3. They are in need donations of gifts for adults (socks, scarves, hats, gloves, chocolates, gift cards), gently used gift bags and then baked goods closer to Christmas. Drop donations at the Carleton anytime. Find them on their Facebook page Carleton Tavern Christmas Day Meal for more details. Please help make this a day of friendship for those alone at Christmas. For more info please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.