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Marlborough Hospital celebrates its annual Tree of Light event Dec. 15

Marlborough – Marlborough Hospital will light the hospital's “Tree of Light” Thursday, Dec. 15, at 5 p.m. Guests will gather in the Leahy Conference Room for some holiday refreshments and the fourth grade chorus from the Whitcomb School will provide entertainment.

This year, Karen Moore, MS, FACHE, Marlborough Hospital's new president and CEO, will “light” the tree. Moore began her new position at the end of November.

The Tree of Light will be decorated with angels, shining stars, snowflakes and twinkling lights. The lights and decorations are gifts from patients, family members, employees and friends of the hospital. An “angel” may be purchased in memory of a loved one or a “shining star” can be purchased in honor of a physician, nurse or any hospital employee who provided compassionate care to a patient or a family member. Snowflakes and lights represent gratefulness to the hospital for care or simply as a “thank you” to the hospital for being here in the community.

Since 1890, Marlborough Hospital has provided quality and compassionate care to the residents of the community. The Tree of Light represents the patients, the hospital staff and the members of the community that the hospital has served for 120 years.

For more information about purchasing an ornament or to learn more about the 11th Annual Tree of Light, contact Ellen Carlucci, director of development at Marlborough Hospital, at 1-508-486-5807. Marlborough Hospital is located at 157 Union St.

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