The Park Slope Civic Council kicks off its 18th annual Toys for Tots drive on Nov. 22. The toy drive, which collects toys and books for needy children, runs through Jan. 6, 2013.

Donations will be accepted at locations througout the neighborhood, including Astoria Federal Savings at 110 Seventh Ave. and Back to the Land Natural Foods at 142 Seventh Ave. For a complete list of sites, check the Park Slope Civic Council website.