Vendor/Craft Fair Planned for Nov. 2 at Silver Cross Hospital
Joliet, IL (Oct. 2, 2013)--The Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons will hold its second annual Silver Crossings Vendor/Craft Fair on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 9 am. to 3 p.m. in the Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center, Pavilion A, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Free valet and shuttle bus service. Admission is also free. Strollers are welcome.
Over 40 artisans will be selling handmade craft items and homemade baked goods. There will also be free games for children and lunch will be available for purchase in the Silver Cross Season’s Dining Room. Raffle tickets will be sold for $1 each or six for $5. Prizes include $1,000, $500 and $250 in cash. The drawing will be held on Nov. 2. Winner need not be present.
Proceeds from the Silver Crossings Vendor/Craft Fair benefit the Silver Cross Inpatient Dialysis Unit. For more information, call Volunteer Services at Silver Cross Hospital at (815) 300-7117.
About the Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons
The International Order of King’s Daughters and Sons is the founding organization of Silver Cross Hospital and is one of the oldest Christian service organizations in the United States. Founded in 1890, the Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons continues to support the dream and project started by a small group of local women over a century ago—to build Silver Cross Hospital. Today, the Union is comprised of 78 men and women in 7 circles and one junior circle. The junior circle offers a fine opportunity for young people to learn about volunteering. For more information about the King’s Daughters, call Volunteer Services at Silver Cross Hospital at (815) 300-7117.
About Silver Cross Hospital
Silver Cross Hospital is a not-for-profit health care provider serving Will County and southwest suburban communities since 1895. Silver Cross has been recognized as a Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals National Award winner for seven consecutive years and as a Hospital of Choice by the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers. With over 3,000 employees, physicians and volunteers, Silver Cross operates a 289-bed acute care hospital and 9 satellite facilities providing outpatient services and physician offices. Silver Cross opened a state-of-the-art replacement hospital on February 26, 2012 at I-355 and Route 6 in New Lenox. To learn more about Silver Cross Hospital or a referral to a physician on staff, visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).