Updated Dec. 8: As you know the big Friends of Caroline Hospice fundraiser Festival of Trees is going on this week. WTOC has a brief report and video of what's going on down at the Greene Street Gym. Check out the story here and video below.
Reported Nov. 18: Want to take part in this year's Festival of Trees events where the Greene Street Gym is converted into a winter wonderland of trees and decorations?
We've got you covered with a full schedule of what's going on. And don't forget, Festival of Trees is a major fundraiser for Friends of Caroline Hospice.
The Festival runs from December 6 to 11 and includes a showcase of beautifully decorated trees, a grand Opening Reception with silent auction, a gourmet and gift shop, and daily lunches. Standard admission is $3.
- Monday, Dec. 6, 6-9 p.m. - Festival of Trees Grand Opening Reception ($35 per ticket)
- Tuesday, Dec. 7 through Saturday, Dec. 11; open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Festival of Trees open to the public
- Wednesday, Dec. 8 - Military Appreciation Day (military members and their families are free)
- Saturday, Dec. 11 - Festival of Trees / Breakfast with Santa
In the past 20 years, Festival of Trees has raised almost $800,000 for Friends of Caroline Hospice. The Festival is the largest fundraiser for Friends of Caroline Hospice, with 100% of these funds going directly to help.