PARTY TIME African Americans in Advertising will hold its 2002 Holiday Party & Children’s Book Drive, hosted by the group’s Membership Committee, at the restaurant Negril Village, 70 W. 3rd St. in New York. To reserve, call (212) 592-0132.

ANDYS UPDATE The 2003 International Andy Awards Call for Entries deadline for work running from Nov. 8 through Jan. 31 is Jan. 10. Entries for work that ran from Feb. 1 through Nov. 7 of this year are still being accepted. The student entry deadline is Jan. 3. The awards show will take place on May 1. For info on how to submit entries, contact Meghan Schlicher at The Advertising Club, (212) 533-8080, ext. 208, or visit www.andy

BEST SPOTS DEADLINE Adweek’s Best Spots is accepting submissions for the best U.S. TV commercials of 2002. The winners, selected by Adweek editors, will be announced on Jan. 27. The deadline for entries is Dec. 27. For complete details on entry requirements, visit