Christmas Tree Festival
The 25th Annual Union Hospital Auxiliary Christmas Tree Festival is open to the public from Saturday, November 10 through Sunday, November 18 at Warther’s Carvings, 331 Karl Ave. in Dover. Daily hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. except on Sunday, November 18 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 80 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 12. 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 17 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 Hillyer in the Union Hospital Community Relations office at (330) 364-0884 to make reservations.
The Preview Party will be held Friday, November 9 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. Tickets are available now at $75.00 each.