Help others and perhaps your own waistline Thanksgiving morning. The annual Franklin Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run will be held Thursday, Nov. 23, starting at 8 a.m. and beginning and ending at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 91 Jordan Road. The race is open to runners and walkers of all ages, with awards going to the top three finishers in each age category. The registration fee is $20 or 20 nonperishable goods, all of which will directly benefit the Franklin Food Pantry. For a list of current pantry needs, visit www.franklinfoodpantry.org Registration can be completed in person at the church Wednesday, Nov. 22, from 7 to 9 p.m. or the morning of the race from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. To register online or for more information about the race, visit www.franklinturkeytrot.orgRachel Lebeaux can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.