Letters to Local Seniors in Partnership w/Hearts of Hospice

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Many seniors living in assisted living and care facilities are in isolation without their usual visits from friends, family and community service workers. Patrons can support local seniors by writing letters. Patrons can contact arwen@hoodriverlibrary.org for details about drop-off, pick up and delivery.

People have been addressing correspondence to “A friend I haven’t met yet” or “Dear Community Member.” A simple message about your day, description of the flowers you see outside your window, or a hopeful word are all that is needed. Children’s drawings or writing are most appreciated. Rheva Wren, who created the program, said, “It’s been one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done. The cards and letters from the community members are so welcome at the care facilities.”

May 21 2020


Date: May 21
Time: 9:00 am

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

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