Hospital group plans fund-raising sales

The Friends of St. Mary’s Hospital has scheduled a book and gift and poinsettia sales.

A book and gift sale is set for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 8 and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 9 in the main lobby of the St. Mary’s Medical Center at 2635 N. Seventh St. in Grand Junction.

A poinsettia sale is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 28 and 29 in the main lobby of the hospital. Poinsettias will sell for $15 each.

Proceeds from the sales will benefit the St. Mary’s Fund, including the Micah Montag Pediatric Endowment and Action Fund. The endowment will be used to transform St Mary’s Medical Center into a premier facility in Western Colorado for children and their families.