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Great River Hospice Offers Free Program for Remembering Mothers

April 29, 2011

Great River Hospice is offering a free program for women whose mothers have passed away. “Hats My Mother Wore” is scheduled from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 7, at Great River Hospice House, 1306 S. Washington Rd., West Burlington. Refreshments will be served and door prizes will be available.

“Hats My Mother Wore” will be a time for honoring and remembering mothers. Great River Hospice social worker Joan Rodgers, M.S.W., LISW, will discuss the unique feelings associated with the loss of a mother and strategies for coping with grief.  The group will reminisce on the varied roles mothers play in their children’s lives during this creative and thought-provoking presentation.

Seating is limited; registration is required. For more information or to register, please call Great River Hospice at (319) 768-3350, (319) 986-6325 or toll-free (877) 404-4766.