The Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice is hosting their 3rd annual Wings of Hope Butterfly Release on Sunday, May 6. The Wings of Hope Butterfly Release will take place at the Country Club of Rancho Bernardo located at 12280 Greens East Road in 92128 in the Lake Room and Terrace from 1 to 2:30 p.m. and at the Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach located at 6450 Carlsbad Blvd. in the Wave Crest Ballroom and Garden Terrace from 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Community members of all ages are invited to attend and to sponsor butterflies in memory of loved ones. The afternoon will include music, inspirational readings, and a release of butterflies followed by a reception. The butterflies will be released simultaneously as memories are shared among family and friends.

Event attendance is free. A $25.00 donation is appreciated for each butterfly release. All donations benefit The Elizabeth Hospice.

To RSVP and reserve butterflies please register at or call 760-796-3797 by May 3. Butterflies and seating are limited.