Event Rescheduled for Next Week 


The Sparks Auxiliary has decided to postpone the Christmas Tree lighting originally scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 5, due to the possibility of inclement weather.

The Sparks Auxiliary will now trim and light the 25-foot Leland Cyprus tree at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 12.

There is still time to purchase a light or Christmas card for $5 to honor or remember a loved one. The cards are available at Jennifer’s Gift Shop at the hospital, Jennifer’s Too at the Plaza, and This-n-That Thrift Shop on the corner of 17th and Dodson Avenue. Or mail your request, specifying whether the card is “In Memory” or “In Honor” of and the person’s name and address along with your check to:
Sparks Regional Medical Center Volunteer Services
P.O. Box 2406
Fort Smith, AR 72902

Proceeds will help fund valet services at Sparks Regional Medical Center, which is provided to patients and family members free of charge due to the fundraising efforts of the Auxiliary.