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Shriners Hospitals for Children and Circle Network Present 'Stories of Love' Telethon

Featuring Brad Paisley, Sara Evans, Cece Winans, Trace Adkins, Scott Hamilton and more

Shriners Hospitals for Children, in collaboration with Circle Network, is excited to present an evening at the historic Grand Ole Opry on Saturday, December 5 at 9/8 p.m. CT to raise awareness and support for the mission of providing The Most Amazing Care Anywhere.

Stories of Love will feature performances by country music favorites like Brad Paisley, Sara Evans, Cece Winans, and Shriners Hospitals for Children’s own, Kechi Okwuchi. Opry members Trace Adkins and The Oak Ridge Boys will grace the stage for this event as well, in a show of their ongoing support for Shriners Hospitals for Children.

The evening, which will be hosted by Olympic Gold Medalist Scott Hamilton along with several Ambassadors for Shriners Hospitals (Alec, Hadley, Karolina, Kechi, Lily and Marius), will also feature inspiring stories from some incredible patients and their families.

“We are so excited to collaborate with the Circle Network to present Stories of Love, benefiting our incredible patients,” said Jim Smith, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Shriners Hospitals for Children. “We are looking forward to a fantastic evening full of great music and inspiring stories, all in support of the world-class care provided by Shriners Hospitals.”

“Circle is honored to join Shriners Hospitals for Children in sharing the Stories of Love Telethon with our audience,” said Drew Reifenberger, general manager at Circle Media. “The evening will shine a very important light on the work Shriners is doing to help change the lives of children in need this holiday season and beyond.”

Circle recently announced streaming distribution partnerships with The Roku Channel, Samsung TV Plus, VIZIO SmartCast® and XUMO, bringing the network’s country lifestyle original programming to millions more worldwide. Check for complete programming information and to see how you can be a part of the Stories of Love Telethon.

Enjoy, be inspired, and consider sending your Love to the Rescue® for children in need.

View the recording of the telethon on our YouTube channel:

About Circle:

Circle is a media network dedicated to celebrating the country lifestyle and putting fans inside the circle of everything country. Circle offers entertainment news, documentaries, movies, archival, new and licensed programming, Grand Ole Opry performances and more. Circle is a joint venture between Opry Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of Ryman Hospitality Properties, and Gray TV.

For more details and to find out if Circle is available in your market, please visit

Scott Hamilton, Trace Adkins and Alec

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