Group Hospice and Palliative Care’s twenty seventh Annual Tree of Life and Candlelight Service of Remembrance begins at 5 p.m. Thursday at its Earl B. Hadlow Middle for Caring at 4266 Sunbeam Street in Jacksonville.
The annual occasion consists of the lighting of the primary Tree of Life surrounded by evergreens adorned with lights that symbolize the hundreds of adults and youngsters Group Hospice has served in its 37-yr historical past. Ribbons, menorahs and ornaments could also be bought to hold on the timber and honor a liked one.
The free night’s festivities embrace stay music, refreshments, carriage rides and vacation leisure till 7 p.m. The occasion additionally features a Candlelight Service of Remembrance to rejoice those that have died. Guests might deliver a photograph of their liked one to show on reminiscence tables.
For info on the occasion and the ribbons and ornaments, go to TreeOfLife.CommunityHospice.com.