Area folks put the ‘giving’ in Thanksgiving
December 1, 2021
A year after COVID-19 restrictions limited large holiday meals and family gatherings, La Conner area residents last week were in the mood for Thanksgiving.
More specifically, they were in the mood for giving.
That was much in evidence across town, from La Conner schools to residential neighborhoods to First Street.
On campus, school officials at the district’s Thanksgiving Week public board of directors meeting were presented a $3,000 donation from the La Conner Rotary Club.
“I thought that was great,” board member Amanda Bourgeois told the Weekly News afterward. “It was a wonde...