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HSHS Good Shepherd is Calling for Entries to the 2019 Scarecrow Daze Parade

HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital needs your help to make the 2019 Scarecrow Daze Parade a huge success! All entries are free.

The parade starts off the Scarecrow Daze Festival on Saturday, Oct. 12. Parade line up begins at 9 a.m. in Forest Park. The parade will start promptly at 10 a.m. The parade will follow the same route as last year. It will begin in the park, turn right on Ninth Street, left on Morgan Street and right on First Street where the parade will disperse behind Main Street School.

Candy and other items are allowed to be tossed as long as they are thrown safely toward the ground.

Businesses, organizations, political parties and individuals are encouraged to enter. Entries are due by Friday, Oct. 4, 2019. To register, please mail your entry form to HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital, 200 S. Cedar St., Shelbyville, IL., 62565 or by email to kristy.gorden@hshs.org.

Parade Entry Form click here

About HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital
Since its inception in 1916, HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital in Shelbyville (GSS) has been dedicated to excellence in healthcare for those living and visiting their communities. GSS has accomplished this by providing comprehensive health services and meeting the needs of patients served through their compassionate care, business integrity and community responsibility. GSS provides a 24/7 emergency department that is fully staffed by physicians and highly-trained nurses, and also features inpatient and outpatient services, including a 24-hour laboratory and an imaging department that meets today’s highest standards for diagnostic imaging technology. GSS has an advanced surgery department and an acute inpatient care unit. Dedicated to being a hometown hospital, GSS’ home health and rehabilitation departments are committed to excellence with a team of professional nurses and therapists providing a variety of medical services and rehabilitative therapies, all designed to help patients heal in their own environment. The group of visiting specialists in the outpatient clinic works closely with GSS to help keep the healthcare services local even if a specialized procedure or exam is required. GSS strives to be the first choice for the community’s healthcare needs. For more information about HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital, visit www.hshsgoodshepherd.org.   
About Hospital Sisters Health System
Hospital Sisters Health System’s (HSHS) mission is to reveal and embody Christ’s healing love for all people through our high-quality Franciscan health care ministry. HSHS provides state-of-the-art health care to our patients and is dedicated to serving all people, especially the most vulnerable, at each of our 15 local systems and physician practices in Illinois (Breese, Decatur, Effingham, Greenville, Highland, Litchfield, O’Fallon, Shelbyville and Springfield) and Wisconsin (Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire, Oconto Falls, Sheboygan and two in Green Bay).  HSHS is sponsored by Hospital Sisters Ministries, and Hospital Sisters of St. Francis is the founding institute. For more information about HSHS, visit www.hshs.org. For more information about Hospital Sisters of St. Francis, visitwww.hospitalsisters.org

Media Contact

Kristy Gorden
Marketing Specialist
Office: (217) 774-3961, x 2690
Cell: (314) 307-9214