Volunteers sought to pack meals

Volunteers are being sought to help with a variety of jobs at an annual Thanksgiving banquet.

Organizers of the annual Johnson County Thanksgiving Banquet need volunteers to work during Thanksgiving Day and the evening before.

Shifts are available in hour and hour and a half increments, and volunteers are needed in every area of the dinner, including cooking, serving, washing dishes, cleaning up and packaging carry out meals.

Volunteers of all ages are accepted. Bakers can drop off donated desserts at Scott Hall at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Franklin from 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 22.

The banquet is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 23. The meal is free to all county residents.

To volunteer, e-mail turkeydinner@johnsoncountybanquets.org or call 317-662-0199.