Several community organizations are offering free Christmas meals today for those who need one or simply want to share the holiday with others. Here are where meals will be served:
San Luis Obispo
The Maxine Lewis Memorial shelter will serve lunch at noon, 750 Orcutt Road.
Christmas dinner will be served at 5 p.m. at Oddfellows Hall, 520 Dana St. Ride-on will provide a shuttle to the dinner leaving at 4:15 from the Maxine Lewis Memorial Shelter, with return to the shelter.
St. William’s Catholic Church will serve lunch from noon, 6410 Santa Lucia Road, Atascadero. Information: 466-0849.
El Camino Homeless Organization will serve breakfast at 7 a.m. at First Baptist Church, 6370 Atascadero Mall Ave., Atascadero. Information: 462-3663.
The Assembly of God Church will provide Christmas dinner and entertainment Saturday to ECHO clients. Check into the shelter by 4 p.m. to catch a shuttle to the dinner.
People’s Kitchen in Grover Beach serves lunch at noon every day at Shouts of Grace Church, 675 W. Grand Ave., Grover Beach. Patrons are advised to arrive at 11:30 a.m.
Brad’s Restaurant in Pismo Beach will offer a traditional Christmas dinner from 1 to 6 p.m. with turkey, ham and trimmings. 209 Pomeroy Ave., Pismo Beach. Information: 773-6165.
— Compiled by Julia Hickey