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Children skating around the United Ice on Main rink.

United Ice on Main is Open for the Season

Come out to the heart of downtown Greenville now through January 31 to celebrate the holiday season with one of America’s favorite winter traditions – ice skating!

A table full of Thanksgiving desserts.

Celebrating Thanksgiving Safely

As many people in the United States begin to plan for fall and winter holiday celebrations, the CDC is offering the following considerations to help protect individuals and their families, friends, and communities from COVID-19.

A food transportation truck for Loves & Fishes.

Feed the Thousands on Thanksgiving Day

Each year Loaves & Fishes, with the help of hundreds of volunteers, local companies, organizations, churches, and individuals, coordinates turkey and canned food giveaways to our neighbors who might otherwise not have a traditional Thanksgiving meal. 

A cooked turkey for Thanksgiving dinner.

How to Safely Thaw a Turkey

While frozen, a turkey is safe indefinitely. As soon as it begins to thaw, bacteria that may have been present before freezing will begin to grow again.