MANCHESTER - St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 41 Park St, Manchester, in association with Emanuel Lutheran and Concordia Lutheran churches, is hosting a service of thanksgiving at 7 p.m. on Nov. 21. As part of the service, loaves of bread are brought and placed at the altar, blessed in thanksgiving and then given to the individuals and families in attendance. Bring a loaf or two of fresh bread to the service with you. Any loaves not distributed to the congregation that evening will be given to the MACC Charities food pantry and community kitchen. For more information visit www.stmarysct.org or call 860-649-4583.