CAMDEN — Continuing a long tradition, Coastal Family Hospice Volunteers and MaineHealth Care at Home will hold their annual Gathering of Remembrance and Gratitude, Sunday, Sept. 13, at 4 p.m., at Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Road, Camden.
The peaceful late summer garden at Merryspring will be the setting for the outside service, which will feature meaningful music, readings and reflection, according to CFHV, in a news release.
Attendance will be limited to 50 people. Masks are required and will be provided for those needing one. Chairs will be placed on the lawn more than six feet apart.
Reservations must be made by contacting Coastal Family Hospice Volunteers at email@example.com or (207) 230-0042.
Among the participants will be the Rev. Ken Dale, hospice chaplain for MaineHealth Care at Home, and Barbara Davidson and Pat Coyne, members of the board of Coastal Family Hospice Volunteers.
In case of inclement weather, the event will be held Sunday, Sept. 20, at 4 p.m.
Coastal Family Hospice Volunteers has been providing volunteer services to hospice patients and their families since 1979. The program director is Colleen Kinney, who can be reached at the number and email above.
Information about MaineHealth Care at Home hospice services is available at www.mainehealth.org/services/home-health-care/hospice-services or (800) 660-4867.