Toys for Tots will be collecting new, unwrapped toys and monetary donations throughout Dec. at 1520 N. Academy Blvd, Mon. Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 597-9570.
18th Annual Trees of Life Celebration: 7 lighting events throughout Colorado Springs. You are invited to participate by purchasing lights and ornaments during Dec. $20.-$1,000. Call Peggy March at 457-8106 for more.
Donate toys to low-income community members through Pikes Peak Community Action Agency's Transitions to Independence Program. Donations can be made at the Norvell Simpson Community Center, 925 S. Institute St. Mon-Fri, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 385-7910.
Toys Needed for Salvation Army toy drive. Donations may be dropped off at 908 Yuma St. Call 328-0041.
Barnes & Noble Holiday Book Drive, Citadel Mall. Purchase a book gift at 10% discount for children in the community. Through Sun., Dec. 22. 266-9945.
Moose Raffle, a life-sized steel moose by Colorado Springs sculptor Edie Nelson has been donated to the Business of Art Center to help purchase computers and upgraded equipment. Raffle will be held on Sat., Dec. 7, 6:30 p.m. at the BAC, 515 Manitou Avenue in Manitou Springs. Tickets $10. For more call, 685-1861.