Community services, fire dept. host food drive

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Thornton community services and fire departments will be hosting a food drive through June 20. People are asked to donate non-perishable food items to benefit local food banks. For more information, call 720-977-5817 or 303-538-4654.

Donations are being accepted at Thornton Fire Stations 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.: 9451 Dorothy Blvd., 9667 Huron St., 11257 Birch Drive, 1400 E. 128th Ave., and 14051 Colorado Blvd.

The Margaret W. Carpenter Recreation Center, 11151 Colorado Blvd. will take donations 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

The Thornton Community Center, 2211 Eppinger Blvd., will take donations 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

The Thornton Senior Center, 9471 Dorothy Blvd., will take donations 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.