Camp Love N Loss
When: 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., June 8, 2017
Where: Sterling-Rock Falls YMCA, 2505 YMCA Way, Sterling, IL
A unique and innovative one day summer camp program designed specifically for children ages 6-13 who have suffered the loss of a loved one. A mixture of fun activities, including games, discussions, and focused arts and crafts, allows children to express feelings and concerns, identify supportive people, and find appropriate ways to use memories for healing and growth. Camp is free of charge to all. Camp applications are due June 2. For more information, call Cynthia at (815) 625-3858.
15th Annual Memorial Golf Outing
Deer Valley Country Club
When: Noon, registration; 1 p.m., tee-off, Friday, June 23
Where: Deer Valley Golf Course
Benefits compassionate, quality hospice care for the terminally ill and honors the memory of our loved ones. Golf registration is $75 per golfer; $300 for a foursome. Registration includes lunch, 18 holes of golf & cart, and after golf snacks.
Several sponsorships and sponsorship/golf packages available.
Make a pledge for Hospice of the Rock River Valley through the Birdies for Charity program. It's simple ... Help HRRV by pledging a penny or more per birdie made during the tournament or make a flat pledge and all monies collected will come back to HRRV, plus a bonus donated by John Deere. Also take a guess at the total number of birdies hit during the tournament and you could win a great prize. Make sure your pledge form organization is indicated as Hospice of the Rock River Valley and include our "Bird No." of 1366. Pledge forms are available at the HRRV office or at the link below.
Birdies for Charity
John Deere Classic
Tapas & Tinis
When: 6 p.m., July 22, 2017
Where: Brandywine Banquet Center, Route 2, Dixon, IL
A casual social evening where hospice supporters/celebrity chefs create a variety of appetizers (tapas)/specialty dishes for all guests to enjoy. Attendees are encouraged to sample as many as they like and to vote with cash for their favorite chef or dish, with all the proceeds going to the hospice home fund. Several featured martinis will be available for purchase along with a cash bar. Tickets are $30 and available at the HRRV office or any Board Member. For more information or if you have an interest in being a chef, please call 815-625-3858.
T*I*M*E (Together in Memories) Grief Support Group
When: Noon - 1:30 p.m., second Monday of every month
Where: Hospice of the Rock River Valley, 2600 N. Locust St., Sterling, IL
Have you or anyone you know suffered the loss of a loved one? Are you grieving that loss, and feeling like you don’t know how to cope? If you would like to understand your thoughts and feelings during this difficult time, join T*I*M*E, a grief support group hosted by Hospice of the Rock River Valley. Feel free to bring your lunch to the meeting. For more information about the group, call Cynthia at 815-625-3858.