Highland News Leader

Breese Hospital auxiliary to host holiday bazaar

The Auxiliary at HSHS St. Joseph’s in Breese will host their annual holiday bazaar from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, in the hospital Heritage Room.

Christmas décor, handmade crafts, hand-quilted quilts in various sizes, baby afghans, gently-used holiday books and holiday DVDs will be featured both days; baked goods will be available Friday only, Nov. 4, until sold out.

Also available will be tickets at $1 each or six for $5 for the Auxiliary’s Wednesday, Dec. 21, Winter Raffle. The winter raffle features a 90-inch by 111-inch pieced red, green and white Christmas Wreath quilt with a bound print border and a 38-inch by 55-inch cross-stitched pastel quilt with baby animals, red hearts, smiling sunflowers, sun and moon, a cloud and a bluebird.

Those attending the bazaar will also have the opportunity to check out the silent auction quilt in the hospital Cafeteria Hallway. Bids on that quilt are accepted until 3 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month.

Quilts of various sizes are also for sale in the hospital Gift Shop which also stocks used books, seasonal and other merchandise throughout the year and used books are available from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays in the hospital Cafeteria Hallway except for holidays, hospital and/or Auxiliary events.

For more information, contact Volunteer Services at 526-5351 or judy.schrage@hshs.org.