The 24th Annual Union Hospital Auxiliary Christmas Tree Festival is open to the public from Saturday, November 11 through Sunday, November 19 at Warther’s Carvings, 331 Karl Ave. in Dover. Daily hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. except on Sunday, November 19 when the Festival closes at 5 p.m. Admission price is $5 for adults while children under 12 are free. Tickets are sold at the door.
The Christmas Tree Festival has a display of nearly 100 Christmas trees, filling the galleries of the Warther’s Carvings in Dover. The Christmas trees in the Festival are for sale as are many wreaths, holiday arrangements, and the entire lobby display. Proceeds from the Christmas Tree Festival are donated by the Auxiliary to Union Hospital in Dover for the purchase of patient care equipment and facility improvements.
Some special dates to remember at the Christmas Tree Festival this year include Senior Day on Monday, November 13. Seniors over the age of 60 will be admitted at half price to enjoy the trees and refreshments.
The popular Children’s Christmas Tree Workshops will be Saturday, November 18 with sessions at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Warther’s. Children will decorate their own 18-inch lighted tree to take home for Christmas. The cost is $25 per child. Call Holly Ripple in the Union Hospital Community Relations office at (330) 364-0884 to make reservations.
If you have questions please call Holly Ripple in the Union Hospital Community Relations Office at (330) 364-0884 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Connie Finton, Chairperson, Union Hospital Auxiliary Christmas Tree Festival at (330) 340-7276.
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