Operation Christmas Child shoe-box drop-off begins Monday at the Hutchinson relay center at First Southern Baptist Church, 1201 E. 23rd Ave.
The event will be from 10 a.m. to noon Monday. Other dates are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 17, noon to 2 p.m. Nov. 18, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Nov. 19, and 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 20.
A $9 donation per box for shipping costs is suggested. Organizers urge against candy or toothpaste donations.