Moonlight Madness Nov. 14 at Trinity R.I. Gift Shop


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Originally Posted Online: Nov. 08, 2012, 12:24 pm
Last Updated: Nov. 08, 2012, 12:27 pm
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Press release submitted by Vicki Gray



The public is invited to "Moonlight Madness" at Trinity Rock Island's Gift Shop at 2701 17th St. on Wednesday, November 14, 2012, from 4 - 8 p.m. This annual event features discounts, clearance prices, refreshments and surprise deals on holiday merchandise, "Old World" Christmas ornaments, Door County coffee, jewelry, watches, purses, scarves, toys and baby items, lotions, candles, and gifts. Friends of Trinity sponsor three gift shops, a floral department, and special fundraising events with all proceeds providing financial support for Trinity Regional Health System and the Quad City community. Ongoing commitments include the Caring Canines program, Trinity's Caring Closet, and the awarding of $12,000 in annual scholarships to students pursuing careers in healthcare.



















 



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