Remy to speak at hospital event
South County Hospital will debut their new three-story addition, called the Frost Family Pavilion, on Sunday, Dec. 9, from 1 to 3 p.m.
The keynote speaker at the dedication will be Jerry Remy, NESN's Boston Red Sox sportscaster and color analyst. Also known as "Rem Dawg" and "President of the Red Sox Nation," Mr. Remy is a former star second baseman for the Red Sox.
Helen Glover, host of The Helen Glover Show on 920 WHJJ radio, and former reality TV celebrity, Survivor: Thailand, will be the master of ceremonies.
Also speaking will be Louis R. Giancola, president and CEO of South County Hospital Healthcare System; Frederick G. Frost III, chairman of the Board of Trustees; and other hospital leaders.
Following the formal remarks, there will be a "Teddy Bear Clinic" for which youngsters are welcome to bring a favorite stuffed animal for a "check up;" and Jerry Remy will autograph his books, "Watching Baseball," and "Wally the Green Monster," which will be for sale. Tours of the new addition will be offered after the ribbon cutting.
The event is free and open to the public. Call 788-1621 to RSVP by Dec. 5.