The Charlestown Lions Club is again collecting coats to be distributed to needy babies, children and adults.. The coats may be delivered to the Co-operative Bank and Lions Club members will deliver them to Anton’s Cleaners where they will be cleaned free of charge. All coats should be in good condition with no rips, no broken zippers and all pockets should be emptied The coat drive will continue through part of January of next year and it has been very successful in past years. The Co-operative Bank also collects eye glasses in any condition and these will be repaired and sent to many countries for distribution. The bank is also collecting socks for veterans and new unwrapped toys for children.