Operation Christmas Child
- When: Friday, November 22, 2013, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Where: Mountainside Ministries, Schroon Lake
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Fundraiser, Community
SCHROON LAKE — Since 1993, Samaritans Purse has assisted children with a simple shoebox gift through Operation Christmas Child. The Mountainside Ministries is a designated collection center for shoebox gifts.
As a collection center, churches, groups, organizations and individuals may bring their gifts in during National Collection Week Nov. 18 – 25. The collection center will be open Monday, Nov. 18, through Thursday, Nov. 21, 2 to 5 p.m.; Friday, Nov. 22, from 3 to 7 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 24, 1 to 3 p.m.; and Monday, Nov. 25, 9 to 11:30 a.m.
Learn more about Operation Christmas Child at www.samaritanspurse.org/occ. The Mountainside Ministries Center is four miles south of Schroon Lake hamlet off exit 27, Interstate 87. Call 532-7128 ext. 3 for more information.