Toyland special event announced

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Friday, November 5

The Center is excited to announce the return of its annual Toyland special event!

Saturday, Dec. 4 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 5 - 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 6 - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
FREE flu and COVID-19 shot clinic also 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 7 - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Center will NOT hold food and diaper distribution Friday, Dec. 3-7, 2021.

To participate in Toyland, families must have a current, up-to-date Center Card. Expired cards are no longer accepted. Complete a quick, 5-minute application online, or visit any regular food and diaper distribution before the event to complete a paper application.

To protect our staff, volunteers and thousands of clients like you from everything from COVID-19 to the seasonal flu, we will be taking extra safety precautions. Participants will be separated into small groups, socially distanced and required to wear a mask, regardless of city mandates or vaccination status. Thank you in advance for helping keep our community safe and healthy!

FREE flu and COVID-19 shots will also be available from the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department on Monday, Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

To volunteer, register to be a Center volunteer at and sign-up for one or more shifts on Questions? Email or call 402.476.4357 x116 and speak with our volunteer coordinator

To keep the holidays bright for all and make an impact on thousands of low-income families in our community, consider making a monetary gift to the Center.

Cooper Foundation
Great Western Bank logo
JC and Jessie Seacrest Famiily Foundation logo
Lincoln Community Foundation
Lincoln Police Union
NE Presbyterian Foundation
Nebraska Total Care
Outdoor Solutions
The Sherwood Foundation
Viking Foundation of Lincoln
Wells Fargo