February 5th, 2013
New London Hospital (NLH) and the Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce (LSRCC) are excited to announce the dates for the 89th Annual Hospital Days event and the return of the Midway. This year, Hospital Days will be held on Saturday August 3rd and the LSRCC will host the Midway starting Thursday August 1st - 3rd.
"We have listened to the community and are delighted to work closely with the Chamber to reinvigorate Hospital Days and bring back the Midway," stated NLH Board Chair, Anne B. Holmes. "Hospital Days is about bringing the community together through a long-standing tradition for a festive weekend full of activities and fun while supporting the hospital."
The Hospital Days event schedule will feature time-honored favorites as well as new events for the community to enjoy. The weekend celebrations will begin on Thursday evening with bracelet night at the Midway and a "Meet the Chamber" event hosted by the LSRCC. On Friday evening, the LSRCC will host a band night filled with live music, food and fun. The Hospital Days Parade is scheduled for Saturday and the 30th Annual Triathlon will take place on Sunday.
"The Chamber is excited to be bringing the Midway back after a short hiatus and looking forward to continued success working with New London Hospital on their annual Hospital Days event," said LSRCC President, Pete Fenton Jr. "We want to keep this small town tradition alive!"
NLH and LSRCC are looking for community volunteers interested in assisting with the many events that will be held over the course of the weekend. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Christina O'Halloran at 603-526-5526 or Jen Tockman at 603-526-6575. For more information on Hospital Days visit www.newlondonhospital.org/hospital.days.
New London Hospital
New London Hospital is a Critical Access Hospital serving the Kearsarge/Lake Sunapee region in central New Hampshire, providing primary care and specialized clinical services to the community in a patient and family centered environment. For more information about the hospital and its services, visit the hospital's website at www.newlondonhospital.org www.newlondonhospital.org
Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce
The LSRCC is a regional organization that encompasses members from 13 towns. The Chamber is organized for the primary purpose of facilitating, encouraging and promoting commerce, which enhances the quality of life in our region. For more information about LSRCC, visit www.lakesunapeenh.org or call 603-526-6575.