Deno's Pizza needs help with Angel Tree
Deno's Pizzeria is collecting gifts for children attending the Community Transitional School for the Homeless and encourages community members to donate gifts. A tree at Deno's has been decorated with paper angels with students' names and age; all are asked to take an angel and purchase a gift for the child and return them to Deno's by Dec. 12. Deno's staff will deliver them to the school. Cash donations can be made directly to the school.
Located in north Portland, the Community Transition School gives homeless children a quality eduction, along with other services including meals, clothing, school supplies and a safe nurturing environment.
Deno's Pizza is located at 4475 Lakeview Blvd. in Lake Oswego. Hours are Monday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Saturday 3 to 9 p.m. and Sunday 4 to 8 p.m.
Smith Teamaker to hold holiday bazaar Dec. 9
Smith Teamaker will hold its fourth-annual holiday bazaar from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 9 at its tasting room, located at 110 S.E. Washington St. in Portland. The bazaar includes handmade crafts and other unique items made by members of the Smith Teamaker Family.
Applebee's hosting holiday toy drive for Toys for Tots
Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar locations throughout the Portland area will be collection spots of gifts for Toys for Tots. Through Dec. 15, guests who drop off a new, unwrapped toy at Applebee's will receive a free dessert coupon to be used during their next visit.
The Lake Oswego Applebee's is located at 6325 S.W. Meadows Road.
— The Review, Tidings