Mary Health of the Sick in Newbury Park will launch its 6th annual Care and Compassion “Celebration of Service” gala with a special lineup of celebrity guests, which will include CSI actor Gary Sinise as the featured guest speaker.

The event will also feature live entertainment, and both silent and live auctions. Emmy Award-winning actress Patricia Heaton of “Everybody Loves Raymond” fame will act as the gala’s master of ceremonies, comedian Tom Dressen will present and “America’s Tenor” Steve Amerson will sing.

The private country club Spanish Hills Country Club in Camarillo will host the event on Nov. 5, from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. The annual gala is held to honor and support the mission of the Servants of Mary Ministers to the Sick sisters, who care for the sick and dying of all faith backgrounds.

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