Save The Date 2019

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Hospice & Palliative Care Community Events 2019

Epicurean Delight
Sunday, April 28th from 5:00 at 8:00 p.m.
Sample special dishes from our area’s finest restaurants! Along with a live auction, raffle and entertainment – Click Here to purchase tickets online.


Butterfly Release Celebrations
Dtae TBD at Utica College and Herkimer County Community College
The highlight of the Butterfly Releases will be the individual release and flight of hundreds of Monarch butterflies to honor someone for a special occasion; or memorialize loved ones by sponsoring a butterfly in their name. There will be live music, the reading of names and refreshments on the beautiful grounds of Utica College and Herkimer County Community College. Both locations are handicap accessible this year.


Summer Happy Hour
Monday, August 26th at Aqua Vino Restaurant, Utica
Enjoy complimentary Beer and Wine, Saranac Brewery Beer Tasting, Infused Iced Tea Bar, food stations, raffle and entertainment with co-workers, friends and family!


Light Up a Life
November 18th to December 31st
Join Hospice & Palliative Care during the holiday season by honoring or memorializing your loved ones with a suggested donation of $10. With your donation to “Light Up a Life”, we will place a personalized ornament on a holiday tree in the location of your choice in memory or honor of your loved ones.


Hospice Telethon
Tuesday, December 3rd from Noon to 8 p.m. on CBS Utica
The Hospice Telethon is held live at Gilroy, Kernan & Gilroy, 210 Clinton Rd., New Hartford and broadcast on WKTV NewsChannel 2 each November/December. The vignettes that air during the telethon tell the stories of our hospice patients and families and show the public firsthand what hospice is all about – quality, compassionate end-of-life care. Area businesses show their support of our mission by presenting checks and expressing their appreciation for the services we provide to the community. Many special events are conducted throughout the year and are recognized during the Telethon.