Events

Upcoming Events

Movember Showcase

Saturday, November 16 | The Bay
2005 Y Street | 5 p.m.

The Movember Showcase is a night of music to Speak Up about men's mental health. Listen to some great local artists and help change the conversation about mental health in our city! All ages event, $5 admission, proceeds benefit The Wellbeing Initiative. Click here for complete details and a list of performers.

 

Holiday of Trees

Thursday, December 5 | 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday, December 6 | 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Westminster Presbyterian Church

Holiday of Trees will display 20 beautiful trees decorated by community members and organizations, including the Mourning Hope Grief Center. The Holiday of Trees also features music by local adult and student musicians, Santa Claus from 5 to 7 p.m. each day, Mrs. Claus throughout the day, pantry of homemade food items, raffle of several special items, a café and attic treasures (includes books, décor, housewares, uniques, etc.) Admission is $1 per person.

The first Holiday of Trees was held in November of 1973 with 10 decorated trees and a bake sale. $1,000 was raised and donated to the newly opened burn center at CHI Health St. Elizabeth. This tradition has continued for 47 years and over $250,000 has been donated to local organizations.

Would you like to be part of our "Hearts of Hope" tree? By Friday, November 15, bring a clothing item or piece of fabric that belonged to your special person who died to Mourning Hope. We'll use some of the material to make an ornament to be displayed on the tree.