BC-CA--NorCal Daybook, CA

Associated Press Northern California Daybook for Tuesday, Dec. 24

Not for publication or broadcast. For planning purposes only.

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7:30 a.m. Oakland Police Officers Association annual toy giveaway.

Location: OPOA offices, 555 Fifth St., Oakland.

Contact: Barry Donelan (510) 834-9670 or donelan@opoa.org.

8 a.m. The St. Anthony Foundation's annual curbside donation drive for the needy. Last day.

Location: St. Anthony's, 150 Golden Gate Ave., San Francisco.

Contact: Karl Robillard (415) 722-4512.

9 a.m. Toy drive with Santa Claus, costumed characters and volunteers from the San Francisco Firefighters Local 798. A media event is scheduled from 11 a.m. to noon.

Location: Handlery Union Square Hotel, 351 Geary St., San Francisco.

Contact: Jill Peeler (415) 777-0440 or (415) 602-8735 cellphone or Sam Singer (415) 336-4949 cellphone.

11 a.m. Glide Memorial Church will host its annual prime rib luncheon, sponsored by the House of Prime Rib.

Location: 330 Ellis St., San Francisco.

Contact: Denise Lamott (415) 381-8793 or (415) 235-6458 cellphone.

11 a.m. Christmas Eve luncheon feast at the Bay Area Rescue Mission.

Location: Under the big top tent, 123 MacDonald Ave., Richmond.

Contact: Debra Anderson (510) 215-4879 or (510) 932-6139 cellphone or John Anderson (510) 621-8500 cellphone.

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