Hunterdon Hospice Announces 40th Anniversary Celebration

Hunterdon Hospice Announces 40th Anniversary Celebration

On Saturday, October 5, 2019, Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. will celebrate its 40th Anniversary with a community-wide celebration on the grounds of Hunterdon Regional Community Health located on 215 Route 31 South in Flemington (behind the Yesterday’s Treasures Thrift Shop).

The event will run from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm and will feature food trucks, live music, crafts, face painting, door prizes, games, a health fair and more! In addition to the celebration, Yesterday’s Treasures thrift shop will be hosting their annual Fall Yard Sale from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, weather permitting, with all proceeds benefiting Hunterdon Hospice, Inc.

At 1:00 pm, a dedication of the Hunterdon Hospice Memorial Garden, to commemorate all those for whom Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. provided support and care through its 40 years of service to the community. All are invited to paint memory rocks that will be placed in the garden as a memorial to their loved ones.

Attendees are encouraged to bring a chair or picnic blanket to enjoy the festivities which will include a performance from the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra chamber ensemble, performing from 12:00 p.m.- 1:00 pm. There will be additional musical performances by local favorites, including Crossroads, who plays for the Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. Annual Memorial Service.

Since 1979, Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. has been providing patients and their loved ones  the physical, spiritual and emotional support needed during the end of life journey. The Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. team includes physicians, nurses, social workers, Certified Home Health Aides, volunteers, pharmacist support, nutritionists, and physical and occupational therapy when appropriate.

Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. is a non-profit, Medicare-certified organization providing hospice care in Hunterdon, Mercer, Warren, and Somerset counties. Additionally, bereavement services are available through bi-weekly support groups, youth art therapy and bereavement mailings. These services are open to all in the community.  At Hunterdon Hospice, Inc., we do all that we can to help our patients live their final days with dignity, comfort and peace.

Please see the schedule below for a full list of activities, performances and times. For more information, please visit www.hunterdonhealthcare.org

Hunterdon Hospice 40th Anniversary Celebration Event Schedule

9:00 am – 4:00 pmYesterday’s Treasures Thrift Shop Yard Sale
11:00 am – 3:00 pmFood Trucks, Memory Rock Painting, Raffle, Health Fair, Games
1:00 p.m.Memorial Garden Dedication
12:00 pm – 1:00 pmNew Jersey Symphony Orchestra Performance
12 noon – 3:00 pmFace Painting
1:30 pm to 2:30 pmCrossroads Band Performance