Akron General Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service will hold its fourth annual Joyful Tastes of Life fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 10 at St. George Family Center. The event features wines from around the world, craft beer from local breweries, and signature food prepared by area restaurants.
Lagerheads Brewery, Thirsty Dog Brewing Co., Heidelberg Distributing Co. and Superior Beverage Group are among those participating.
Sue Wilson, WQMX program director/morning show co‐host, and Tim Daugherty, WONE program director, will be emcees. The evening includes a silent auction, raffle and live music. Only 1,500 raffle tickets are available for a $1,800 vacation package to The Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia, which includes a three‐night stay for two, plus a $500 resort credit for food or activities. The second place raffle prize is $500 cash and third place is a 32” TV.
The event is sponsored by Dr. John J. Petrus. Tickets are $50 and raffle tickets are
$10 per ticket or six for $50. All proceeds benefit end‐of‐life patient care and supportive services at Hospice of VNS. For tickets or more details, click here.