11/29/11: Emerson Hospital Auxiliary to kick off holiday season with annual tree lighting
The Emerson Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual Tree of Lights ceremony on Monday, December 5, at 4:30 p.m. The event is open to the public. Join Emerson staff and patients for a brief program in the Cheney Conference Room at the hospital, followed by the tree lighting in front of the White House.
A reception with light refreshments in the Cheney Conference Room will follow. The Bedford high school boys a capella group “Bucapella” will provide entertainment. The hospital gift shop will offer a 20% discount on one item of clothing and accessories for attendees. Parking will be validated.
“The Tree of Lights ceremony is a great example of how Emerson Hospital offers premium care and personal touch,” said Christine Schuster, president and CEO of Emerson Hospital. “The Tree of Lights offers a special way for our hospital community to come together during the holiday season and remember all the people we serve.”
Lights may be donated in memory of a loved one, in honor of a special person, or to celebrate a special event. All donations will benefit the Emerson Hospital Auxiliary. A list of donors and honorees will be displayed in the hospital lobby. Acknowledgement cards will be sent to all honorees.
A light on the tree is $10. A larger star is $25. Donations may be sent by mail to Doris Webber (8 Maple Street, Bedford, Mass., 01730). Please make check payable to Emerson Hospital Auxiliary and send payment by December 15, 2011.
For more information on the Tree of Lights, contact Denise Haartz at 978.371.7211.