The Triple C Rider annual toy collection for hospitalized children will start Nov. 19 and go through Dec. 19. The collected toys are given to Aurora Medical Center-Bay Area, Bellin Health Hospital in Oconto and St. Clair Hospital in Oconto Falls. The hospitals give toys to children who are patients during the Christmas season and in 2020 until they are gone. The toys in highest demand have been stuffed toys, coloring books with crayons and games that can be played while in the hospital.

People may drop off toys at the following locations: AppleJack’s Restuarant & Pub, Marinette; The Brothers Three, Oconto; Camp Shakey, Stephenson; Cozzy Polaris, Marinette; Piggly Wiggly, Crivitz; Dan & Tim’s Riverside, Crivitz; Embers 1871, Peshtigo; George Webb Restaurant, Peshtigo; Lee’s Family Foods, Peshtigo; Little Nugget Food & Spirits Golf Course, Wallace; Loopy’s II, Marinette; the Menominee Senior Center, Menominee; Nevaeh Salon, Marinette; Peshtigo Pub & Grill, Peshtigo; Racer’s Rail, Sobieski; Schooner Pub & Grill, Menominee; Schloegel’s Bay View Restaurant, Menominee; Terry’s Last Stop, Marinette; Thompson’s Market, Oconto; United True Value Hardware, Oconto; Marinette Welcome Center; and Menominee Industrial, Menominee. 

Delivery of the toys to the hospitals is expected Dec. 21 to Bellin in Oconto and St. Clair in Oconto Falls and Aurora Dec. 23. 

For more information, people may contact David Kvam, Triple C Rider toy coordinator, at 715-7345-5513 or 715-587-6552.