Author Nicholas Sparks to hold book signing at Cherry Point

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, NC (NEWS RELEASE) -- Best-selling author Nicholas Sparks will be at the Cherry Point Station Theater in support of the Toys for Tots Program and to sign copies of his latest book "The Best of Me," Nov. 12.

Doors open for book sales at 8 a.m. for active duty military and their families, and 9 a.m. for the public. Signings will start at 10 a.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring at least one new, unwrapped toy to donate to Toys for Tots.

The book signing is in support of the Toys for Tots Program, a Marine Corps initiative to provide donated toys to needy families during the holidays. Cherry Point's Single Marine Program will also kick off its "Rock for Tots Bash" across the street from the book signing.

Activities will include a breakfast buffet, beach volleyball, karaoke, spicy wing eating contest, Sumo wrestling and a live band at 9 p.m.

If you would like additional information, please visit the Marine Corps Community Services website at www.mccscherrypoint.com.

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