The Carlisle Area Religious Council hosted the Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Service in November. This year's participants were Jim Baker, Steve Tompkins of Congregation Beth Tikvah, Imam Zinaid Granic of Bosnian Islamic Cultural Center of Carlisle, Father Don Bender of St. Patrick Church, Bhante Soma of Blue Lotus Buddhist Temple, Gale Wenk du Pont of CARC, Rev. Jeff Gibelius and Rev. Jack Larson of Second Presbyterian Church, Don Kovacs of Carlisle Quaker Religious Society of Friends, Dennis Rehm of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Imam Dzemal Crnkick of B&H Islamic Center, Ken and Marcia Berry of Carlisle Baha'i Community, Col. Charles Allen from U.S. Army War College, Robert Weed from Project SHARE, Rev. Ivy Berry of Bethel AME in Mercersburg, Rev. Donna Hale from First United Church of Christ and Oliver Hazan of Bethel AME in Carlisle.