Delaware Hospice hosts annual Festival of Trees

MILFORD — Hosted by Delaware Hospice to support its programs, the annual Festival of Trees features a magnificent display of beautifully decorated trees and wreaths.

The event will be held Friday, Dec. 2 from noon to 4 p.m. Additional hours of operation include Saturday, Dec. 3 and Sunday, Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Delaware Hospice in Milford, located at 100 Patriots Way.

A variety of events and activities help make the weekend truly special. This year’s Festival includes:

  • Festival Marketplace including great gifts
  • Bake Shop
  • Raffle Tree
  • Memorial Tree, New Hope Tree, and Remembrance Tree
  • 2016 Festival of Trees Guest Artist, Shane McCallum General Admission is free.

Pictures with Santa Claus

Children can meet with Santa Claus and take their picture Saturday, Dec. 3 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. during the Festival of the Trees. Please bring a camera.

Mistletoe and Martinis Reception

A special event, the Mistletoe and Martinis Reception, will take place Saturday, Dec. 3 from 7-9 p.m.

A memorable evening of gourmet hors d’oeuvres by Nage including a macaroni bar, a martini bar and the upbeat sounds of Junior Wilson.

This event also includes a silent auction, raffles, wine, beer, and room for dancing. Tickets are $50 per person.

For more information, visit www. delawarehospice.org or contact Peggy Dolby at 302-746-4553.

About Delaware Hospice

Delaware Hospice has provided quality hospice and healthcare services since 1982 and continues to serve as a trusted community partner in end- of-life education and support.

Accredited by the Joint Commission, Delaware Hospice is the largest and only licensed non-profit community- based hospice serving Delaware.

Care is also now provided in Pennsylvania; southern Chester and Delaware counties.

For more information call 800-8389800 or visit our website, www.delawarehospice. org.

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