Thursday, December 7, 2017

North Shore Holiday Toy Drive Ready to Roll

The North Shore Holiday Toy Drive is on Thursday, December 14th from 6:00 am to 6:30 pm. Tune in to hear local entertainment and festive school groups as they light up the airways of North Shore 104.9. You can visit any location or follow North Shore 104.9 Toy Drive on Facebook to watch performances LIVE!

Governor Charlie Baker will visit Capitol Diner in Lynn as we kick-off our morning. Attend a broadcast stop to have a photo taken with Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus! As a way to say thank you for donating, Manchester Athletic Club is offering a one-day pass to the club when you deliver an unwrapped toy between now and Thursday 12/14. Receive a free large cheese pizza from Rasta Pasta Pizzeria of Beverly when you deliver an unwrapped toy (at least $15 value) between now and Wednesday 12/13. The broadcast is brought to you by Aubuchon Hardware.

The live broadcast locations are open to the public:  6:00am-7:00am Capitol Diner, Lynn: Bristol Entertainment
7:30am-8:30am Delande Lighting, Salem: Tenley Shai and Alexandra Grace & Josh Cominelli
9:00am-10:00am Flint Library, Middleton: Fuller Meadow and Howe Manning School Choruses
10:30 am-11:30am Aubuchon Hardware, Beverly: Beverly High School Vocal Ensemble
Noon-1:00pm First Ipswich Bank, Ipswich: Middle School String Ensemble and Frank “Paco” Stewart
1:15pm-2:15pm Woodman’s of Essex: Teen Challenge, Dan King, Joe Cardoza, and Renee Dupree
2:30pm-3:30pm Manchester Athletic Club, Manchester: Chelsea Berry, North Shore Ringers, the Northshoremen Quartet
4:00pm-5:00pm Shalin Liu Center, Rockport: Middle School Chorus, Livi Tsetsilas, David Coffee, and Miranda Evans
5:30pm-6:30pm Cape Ann Savings Bank, Gloucester: Allen Estes, Fly Amero, Le Petit Choral, and Cape Ann Big Band
Additional donation drop-off locations through December 18th are listed at

Photos of the Toy Drive kick-off party held at the China Blossom Restaurant in North Andover-