Toys for Tots drive kickoff at Boothbay

Posted Oct. 07, 2013, at 1:45 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 09, 2013, at 3:32 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: Boothbay Railway Village, 586 Wiscasset Road, Route 27, Boothbay, Maine

BOOTHBAY, Maine — Boothbay Railway Village will host a kick-off for the Lincoln County Toys for Tots Drive in partnership with the Marine Corps Reserves and Family Holiday Wishes noon-4 p.m. on Oct. 19. Anyone who brings a new, unwrapped toy to donate to Toys for Tots will receive a free ride on the train. Trains will depart the station on the hour at noon, 1, 2, and 3 p.m.  The first Christmas Express will feature free coffee, cider and doughnuts for participants. The Museum Store will be open for anyone who wishes to purchase a gift to donate at the event. For more information about Toys for Tots, contact coordinator Dean Felton at 975-3978 or Family Holiday Wishes contact Director Cynthia Simonds at 350-7799.  The Boothbay Railway Village is located at 586 Wiscasset Road, Route 27, in Boothbay.