Toy Run coming to Sharkey’s |

Toy Run coming to Sharkey’s

Staff reports

It will soon be time for carols, and many people are giving thought to Christmas. Sharkey’s Nugget at 1440 Highway 395 in Gardnerville will hold the third annul Sharkey’s Nugget and Nevada Wandering Wheels Christmas Toy Run Saturday, Oct. 14.

One need not be a “biker” to participate. Everyone who wishes to help a child have a “Merry Christmas” may drop by Sharkey’s with a new unwrapped toy or toys to participate in this event.

Riders will gather at Carson-Tahoe Harley-Davidson at 2749 Carson City Street, Carson City. Departure time to Sharkey’s in Gardnerville is 11 a.m. All bikers are welcome; you need not be a member of a club. Upon arrival at Sharkey’s, you will receive one free beverage.

Live music and giveaways galore will be available to all providing new, unwrapped toys, according to Mashelle Begovich of Sharkey’s. For information, call 782-3133.

The Christmas Toy Run will assist Project Santa Claus in Douglas County. Project Santa Claus is an affiliate of Carson Valley Community Food Closet, a non-profit organization manned solely by volunteers, and attempts to provide new Christmas gifts to children of families who qualify through Social Services in Douglas County.