Fashion show, tea raise money for Victoria Hospice

The event is set for Saturday at Carlton House in Oak Bay

A fashion show and tea will help fund Victoria Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation.

The event is set for Carlton House, 2080 Oak Bay Ave., on Saturday (Oct. 27), beginning at 2:30 p.m.

The show, organized by Carlton House and the Monterey Centre’s Widow and Widowers Group, feature fashions by Country Life Fashions with models provided by the Monterey Centre.

Tickets are $10 and available in advance at Carlton House.

Victoria Hospice works to enhance the quality of life for those facing advancing illness, death and bereavement. Its  based at Royal Jubilee Hospital.

This is the second fashion show hosted by Carleton House. Last year’s show was held in support of the Mustard Seed.


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