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Thursday Morning Club Operation Cookie Candy Doles Out Sweets for Local Seniors

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Thursday Morning Club members packaging the home baked goods and candies for the local care institutions. Credits: Thursday Morning Club
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Thursday Morning Club members stand ready to deliver bags of treats to local care institutions throughout the area. Credits: Thursday Morning Club
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Thursday Morning Club members continued on March 1 the annual tradition of providing “treats” for local care institutions, part of the club's Operation Cookie Candy.

Club members donated a total of 175 containers of homemade and sugar-free cookies, as well as individually wrapped candies to the area's elderly.

Institutions that received these sweets include Harmony House Adult Day Center in Madison, Garden Terrace Nursing Home in Chatham, Chatham Hills Subacute Care Center in Chatham Township and Cheshire Home in Florham Park.

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"Many thanks to the 45 members who baked, packaged and donated their time making this worthy activity a great success," event organizers said.

Operation Cookie Candy is sponsored by the Thursday Morning Club Home Life Community Service program. 

Organized in 1896, the Thursday Morning Club owns, operates and maintains the Madison Community House with its Community House Nursery School and before and after school child care program. It is a Member of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs and the New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs.

The club offers programs and services to support the community, and its Community House provides a home for a number of sports, recreation and civic groups.

For information about the Thursday Morning Club or membership, call the Madison Community House at 973- 377-0244 or visit www.TMCMCH.org.

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