(Marietta, OH, January 9, 2008) - Marietta Memorial Hospital volunteers are holding their annual Teddy Bear & Doll Show and Sale on January 20, at the Lafayette Hotel. The show will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. to display and sell new and used stuffed bears, dolls and accessories. Thirty artists and dealers will be representing five different states.
The event will include door prizes, book signings and appraisals. A raffle will be held during show hours that will include dozens of items donated by the exhibitors and artists and qualified experts will be available to offer written and verbal appraisals for teddy bears and dolls. A small fee will be charged for appraisals.
Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children and includes an entry in the grand prize drawing. Proceeds from ticket and table sales benefit the Guardian Fund, a program that benefits Home Nursing & Hospice serving terminally ill family members, friends and neighbors and their families.
For more information about attending or participating in the show, contact Anna Vukovic, director of volunteer services and show coordinator at (740) 374-1778.
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