Calendar of Upcoming Events

For more information about any of the events listed below, call 503.588.3600. Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at the Willamette Valley Hospice offices at 1015 3rd St NW in Salem, Oregon.

For upcoming grief support group schedules, visit the grief support and services page. Click here for a printable schedule of all support groups offered January-June in 2021.

Click here for a complete list of annual events.

Untangling the Challenges of Aging: Vital Decisions

Webinar Series: three free webinars in an online format you can view from anywhere. The live programs will run from 12:00 to 1:00 on consecutive Thursdays.

April 15: Critical Legal Tools as You Age, featuring Ryan Collier, Attorney at Collier Law

April 22: Oregon’s Advance Directive: Why you Need It and How to Complete It, featuring Stephanie Palmblad, Attorney at Collier Law

April 29: Oregon’s POLST & Family conversations Around Your Wishes, featuring Dr. Margaret Manoogian of Western Oregon University

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Contact Melissa Lindley at with any questions.

Just in Time for Mother’s Day Jewelry Sale

May 1, 2021
1:00-5:00 pm
Location provided upon registration

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This FREE event will take place in a beautiful private garden with stunning views and feature our board-certified music therapists sharing songs and stories hourly. We’ll have a variety of new and used jewelry for sale and opportunities to win gift baskets and participate in fun games. Beverages, including wine, and appetizers will be available. This will be a safe environment - masks will be required and other safety measures have been implemented. Contact or 503.588.3600 with any questions.

4th Annual Reflections on the River

Two events to honor, celebrate, and remember our loved ones who have died. A live River Walk with personalized luminarias lining the paths of Salem’s Riverfront Park. Join us for a self-paced walk and time of reflection. An online presentation of Reflections on the River will feature music, words of comfort, and memorials to veterans and to the Oregonians who have died from Covid-19.

River Walk – September 9, 2021 from 7:30-9:00 pm at Salem’s Riverfront Park

Reflections on the River Online Event – September 23, 2021 at 7:30 pm, program can be viewed at or at