Table of Hope MCC's annual Gratitude Gala will being with cocktails at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, at the Museum of World Treasures, 835 E. 1st St.. Dinner at 7:15, $25. This annual event gives us the opportunity to thank our community partners and share an evening of celebration of opportunities that have gone well for us this year (e.g., bingo nights helping raise money for the food pantry) and as we look forward together to such possibilities and blessing as installing a lift to allow participants to attend activities in the sanctuary and in the fellowship hall. There will be short meeting/thank you presentation and a silent auction. Invitations will be available soon, so be thinking of those you would like to share this evening with. RSVP deadline is October 29, just three weeks away.