November 4, 2011 > Teachers sponsor car show and toy drive
Teachers sponsor car show and toy drive
Submitted By Rick La Plante
The New Haven Teachers Association (NHTA) will hold its sixth annual Holiday Toy Drive and Charity Car Show Sunday, November 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Logan High parking lot.
More than 150 cars will be on display at the event, co-sponsored by the Union City Police Department. A DJ will provide entertainment, and gourmet food trucks will be on site. Admission is a new, unwrapped toy.
There is no charge to display a car, but spaces must be reserved by email at (firstname.lastname@example.org). Information also is available through the NHTA office (510) 441-3074).
Last year, despite rainy weather, more than 600 toys were collected; the goal this year is 1,000 reports NHTA President Charmaine Kawaguchi.
Starting November 1, toys also can be dropped off from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays at the NHTA office, 32980 Alvarado-Niles Road, Suite 812. The toy drive will continue through December 15.