A Thanksgiving Eve party to benefit the Robert O. Smith Park is scheduled for Wednesday, November 26 from 8 pm-midnight at the Alden American Legion Hall on Broadway in the Village of Alden. There will be a 1980s rap/hip hop theme. For pre-sale tickets call Mark at 243-9565. Cost is $20 pre-sale or $25 at the door. Proceeds will be used for improvements to the park.