Dec 17, 2009 -
Tree Lighting Cermonies At ECHN Honor Loved Ones
On December 3, The Auxiliary of Manchester Memorial Hospital sponsored its Tree of Love tree lighting ceremony in front of the hospital. The annual event honors and/or remembers family members and friends during the holiday season. Proceeds from the purchase of lights benefit the hospital.
Photo 1: Roberta Irish, Auxiliary Tree of Love coordinator; Harriet Haslett, president of The Auxiliary of Manchester Memorial Hospital; and Dennis McConville, Senior Vice President for Strategic Planning, Marketing, and Communications at ECHN. Photo 2: Roberta Irish and Harriet Haslett welcome guests in the warmth of hospital lobby before the lighting ceremony outdoors. The ladies are standing in front of the Christmas tree, which was beautifully decorated by the MMH Auxiliary.
On December 7, the Rockville General Hospital Auxiliary sponsored its annual Light of Life tree lighting ceremony and carol sing in front of the hospital.
Photo 1: The Tolland High School Madrigal Ensemble led the community holiday sing-along in front of the Light of Life tree following the lighting ceremony. Photo 2: RGH Auxilians Susan Mason, Joyce Jordan, Johnna Janiak, Kristen Allevo, Kathie Elliott, Irene Tutko, Ann Williams, Jeannie Uthgenannt, and Joan Duell.