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A toy collection to benefit the children of San Juan Capistrano’s adopted 1st Battalion, 11th Marines is underway. Help support the 1/11 by dropping off new, unwrapped toys in the toy collection bin at City Hall or the San Juan Capistrano Community Center during business hours now through Dec. 15.

City Hall is located at 32400 Paseo Adelanto and the Community Center is at 25925 Camino Del Avion. Business hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The toys will be delivered to the children before the holidays.

For more information, contact Lindsey Stigall at 949.443.6315 or

Volunteer bakers are also sought for the 1/11 bake sale to be held at the city’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Dec. 5 at the Historic Town Center Park. Proceeds from the bake sale will go to support the 1st Battalion, 11th Marines and their families.

To register as a volunteer baker, visit

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