Bidding farewell to St. Joseph’s Hospital

Open house Saturday to celebrate long history of care-giving

Media and the public are invited to the St. Joseph’s Open House and Ceremonial Farewell, Saturday, Oct. 21 at 10 a.m. in the lobby of the former acute care facility.

The event is an occasion to allow the community and past and present staff, administrators, medical professionals, and volunteers the opportunity to reflect and reminisce while paying tribute to the Valley’s proud history of acute healthcare services previously provided by St. Joseph’s.

The formal program will commence soon after 10 a.m. with an opening prayer by the Most Reverend Bishop Gary Gordon, Diocese of Victoria.

Cake and refreshments will be served followed by self-guided tours of select areas of the acute care facility.

Parking is free. Lobby doors will be accessible to guests by 9:30 a.m. The event runs until 1 p.m.

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