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  • Friday, August 22
    • Wilmington University - Kent/Sussex Alumni Meeting: Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Location: Dominion Brewing Company (Fordham) Description: The Central DE Chamber along with the Kent/Sussex Alumni Chapter of WilmU will be hosting this event. For more information contact: Stacey Stickel - Wilmington University Alumni Relations (302) 295-1174


  • Saturday, August 23
    • 2nd Annual Car Show and parade/Ocean Pines: The OP Chamber will host the event Sat. Aug. 23 at White Horse park at 10am. The Parade will proceed down Ocean parkway to the Car Show at Veterans memorial park at the corner of Cathell &Racetrack rd. There will also be a kids bicycle parade,food, vendors and more. Car Show begins at 11a, trophies at 2. Proceeds benefit WORCESTER G.O.L.D. For reg. information visit www.oceanpineschamber.org 410-641-5306

    • TOMATO FESTIVAL: Saturday, August 23rd...The Tomato Festival in Vienna, MD...hosted by the Dorcester County Historical Society. Music, Food, Exhibits and the Great Tomato Wars!Facebook: The Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival and Wars


  • Thursday, August 28
    • Life Line Screening/Wicomico Civc Center: Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will host their affordable, non-invasive and painless health screenings on Thursday, August 28 at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to: blocked arteries which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heart beat which is closely tied to stroke risk; and a bone density screening, for men and women, used to assess the risk of osteoporosis. A Wellness Package is available, which includes four vascular tests and an osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with member discount). All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete. In order to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, please call 1-888-653-6441 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/community-partners


  • Friday, August 29
    • LABOR DAY WEEKEND ARTS AND CRAFT FESTIVAL/OCEAN CITY: Unique gifts and household items, including oil and watercolors, woodworking, furniture, stained glass, candles, pottery and more. For more information, please contact Ami Hastings at oceancityshows@gmail.com or visit www.ocshows.info. Free Admission. Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


  • Thursday, September 4
    • “Time Stands Still” /WOR-WIC: A free performance called “Time Stands Still” will be held on Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. at Wor-Wic Community College. Written by Donald Margulies, the play is about changing relationships and developing social issues. It focuses on the lives of a couple dealing with a physical disability and post-traumatic stress disorder. This event is sponsored by Wor-Wic’s counseling office and cultural diversity committee. For more information, call (410) 572-8711.


  • Saturday, September 6
    • SKIPJACK BIKE TOUR/DEAL ISLAND/CHANCE VFD: SAT. SEPT. 6 7a-4p. The 15, 30 and 65 mi rides tour beautiful southern Delmarva to benefit the Deal Island/Chance VFD. All registered receive an event T-shirt,. SAG Wagons, u forgettable BROWNIES, EMS. HELMETS REQUIRED. Reg. is $30 before Aug.31. $40 after. Online at www.dealislandchancevfd.com.


  • Sunday, September 7
    • 15th Annual Soles For Seniors WALK: MAC INC WILL HOST IT'S 15TH ANUAL SOLES FOR SENIORS WALK SEPT. 17AT THE CENTRE AT SALISBURY. ADV. REG IS $25 $30 THE DAY OF EVENT. CHECK IN IS 9:30A AT THE FOOD COURT. AFTER POARTY 11A-1P. LIVE ENTERTAINMENT FROM THE JONES BOS DUO..SPECIAL HOST MIKE LICHNIAK FROM WMDT. FUNDS RASIED PROVIDE GLASSES, HEARING AIDS, DENTURES AND ITEMS NOT COVERED BY INSURANCE.

    • WWE VIP EXPERIENCE PRESENTS: SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2014 AT 5 P.M. WICOMICO YOUTH & CIVIC CENTER – SALISBURY, MD SEE ALL OF YOUR FAVORITE WWE SUPERSTARS IN ACTION INCLUDING:ROMAN REIGNS,MR. MONEY IN THE BANK SETH ROLLINS,BIG SHOW,DEAN AMBROSE RUSEV,AND MANY MORE!*CARD IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE* TICKETS START AT $15!TICKET PRICES: $95, $50, $35, $25 $15(Fees may apply to ticket prices.) TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE BOX OFFICE, WWW.WICOMICOCIVICCENTER.ORG OR CHARGE BY PHONE AT 410-548-4911.


  • Thursday, September 11
    • OCEAN CITYY BIKEFEST/BIKE WEEK ON DELMARVA: TRAVIS TRITT TAKES THE OCEAN STAGE FRIDAY NIGHT AT 6. CHECK OUT THE VENDORS AND ENTERTAINMENT AND THE COMPLETE LIST OF EVENTS AT http://ocbikefest.com/ PRESENTED BY ROMMEL HARLEY DAVIDSON OF SEAFORD.


  • Friday, September 12
    • Operation We Care: Time: Doors open at 6, event starts at 7 Location: Salisbury Moose Lodge Description: Quarter auction to fundraise for continued efforts of supporting the military overseas with care packages Proceeds Benefit: Operation We Care For more information contact: Enid Kelley 443-235-1809 or Shannon Perdue 443-614-3884


  • Saturday, September 13
    • AlS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter: Location: The Boardwalk at \"The Bandstand\", Rehoboth, DE Description: The Walk to Defeat ALS® brings together thousands of people in our area to help The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter cover all the bases in the fight against Lou Gehrig’s Disease through research, advocacy and patient care services. The ALS Association leads the fight to treat and cure ALS and to make sure that people with ALS can live fuller lives through compassionate care and support. Learn more at www.alsphiladelphia.org or sign up for a walk at www.gpcwalktodefeatals.org For more information contact: Chapter Contact is Ashley Hendrix; ashley@alsphiladelphia.org. or visit www.alsphiladelphia.org

    • Bingomania: The Eastern Shore’s largest bingo cash prize event, returns to the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center on Saturday, September 13. Doors open at 5 p.m. for early bird games and regular games begin at 7:30 p.m. Admission to Bingomania includes all regular and special games, including the Jumbo Jackpot Game. Regular game payouts are $500 while special games will pay out $1000. The Jumbo Jackpot Game pays a maximum of $10,000 depending upon attendance. You can increase your chances of winning and help a local food bank at the same time by bringing three non-perishable food items to the game. Those that do will receive three additional cards for the first early bird game. Tickets are $45 per person in advance and $55 per person at the door, additional fees may apply. All proceeds benefit the Mardela Middle and High School Bands. For more information contact the Mardela Band-Aides at 410-677-5170.

    • The 2014 Historic Georgetown Art Crawl : will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 10:00 am -4:00 pm in downtown Georgetown. This is a rain or shine juried art event, and will feature artists & artisans, and area art leagues & art guilds from throughout our region. If you are interested in participating in this exciting arts program, you will find the 2014 Georgetown Art Crawl application with this year’s Rules & Regulations at https://www.georgetowncoc.com/event/community-events/historic-georgetown-art-crawl. The deadline for application to this event is August 1, 2014. Georgetown’s inaugural Art Crawl was a great success last year, with over 40 participating artists, and many more can be accommodated and are expected this year. A small fee will be charged for individual 10x10 artists’ vendor space, but arts organizations distributing general information can set-up free. The Historic Georgetown Art Crawl will be held in conjunction with the Annual Farmer & Foodie Festival on The Circle, which celebrates our local farmers and their farm fresh foods. Proceeds from the Georgetown Art Crawl will benefit local arts programming and arts education. Please contact the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce at 302-856-1544 or email info@georgetowncoc.com with any questions you might have.


  • Sunday, September 14
    • Powellville VFD/Sunday Breakfast: Join them for a Sunday Breakfast Sept. 14 from 8a-11a. AYCE for only an $8 doantion. Kids 12 and under $4. 410-835-8181


  • Wednesday, September 17
    • 15th Annual Soles For Seniors Walk On /MAC: MAC Hosts 15th Annual Soles For Seniors Walk On September 17. MAC Inc., Area Agency on Aging, will host its 15th annual “Soles For Seniors” fundraiser at the Centre At Salisbury. This year’s special attraction features local singers/musicians the “Jones Boys Duo” as the “After Party” entertainment. Mike Lichniak, Meteorologist from WBOC-TV will serve as the event’s Honorary Chairman and will be on site for the event. Advance Registration is $25.00 per person or a team of four walkers for $95. This includes a commemorative T-shirt. Registration the day of the event is $30 per person. Check-in for the one-mile walk is 9:30 a.m. at the Mall’s Food Court. Vendors will be stationed near Dicks’ Sporting Goods from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.; the walk takes place from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.; the “After Party” kicks off at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Funds raised support MAC’s Senior Emergency Fund, helping seniors with the high cost of hearing aids, dentures and glasses - items not normally covered by insurance. To obtain a walker registration, T-shirt sponsorship or Vendor application, call 410-742-0505 ext. 137.


  • Thursday, September 18
    • Meals on Wheels Delaware: Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Camp Rehoboth Description: Join us this September for our 3rd Annual Battle at the Beach: Chef Cook-off, held at Camp Rehoboth in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres by the competing restaurants while watching the chefs go head-to-head in the ultimate cooking battle! Cash bar available for guests 21 years and older. Proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels Delaware. Don’t miss out on a chance to enjoy delectable food made by many top chefs! FEATURING: Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats • Po’ Boys Creole & Fresh Catch • The Ivy For more information contact: Regina Dodds 302-656-3257 or visit mealsonwheelsde.org/battle-at-the-beach-chef-cook-off/


  • Saturday, September 20
    • 5K Run/Walk, along with the 2014 Law Enforcement Team Cup Challenge,: The Wor-Wic Community College Foundation is sponsoring a 5K Run/Walk, along with the 2014 Law Enforcement Team Cup Challenge, on Saturday, Sept. 20, at 9 a.m., at the college campus on the corner of Route 50 and Walston Switch Road in Salisbury. Check in and registration begins at 8 a.m. The entry fee is $25 per person, or $35 per person after Sept. 18. Proceeds will benefit the students of Wor-Wic. For more information or a registration form, visit the college website at www.worwic.edu or call (410) 334-2808.

    • 2nd Annual Cruise for Meals on Wheels/Suicide Bridge: MAC Inc., Area Agency on Aging, will host its second cruise fundraiser to benefit Meals on Wheels on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.This year’s cruise will depart from Suicide Bridge, Hurlock, MD. Tickets are $80/per person or two for $140 and include dinner and cruise. For tickets or more information call 410-742-0505, extension 112, or e-mail rsvp@macinc.org

    • Autism Delaware Blue Jean Ball: 6-11 pm, Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, Rehoboth Beach. Tickets-$100 if purchased AFTER September 5, and include live and silent auctions, hors d'oeuvres and desserts from local restaurants; beer, wine and specialty cocktails; and dancing to Love Seed Mama Jump. The dress code is blue jeans with bling. Info: www.autismdelaware.org or 302-644-3410.

    • AYCE CRAB AND SHRIMP DINNER/POWELLVILLE VFD: ALSO INCLUDES FRIED CHICKEN AND CORN. 1-4pm. 50/50 raffles,, no tx sold at door. $35 call 410-835-8181 First prize

    • Millsboro Chamber of Commerce: Time: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm Location: Millsboro Little League Field Description: 2nd Annual Millsboro Country Festival. All Day Live Country Music, Food, Games, Rock Climb, MountAire Chicken Pickin\'. Corn Hole Tournament to benefit St Jude\'s. Register at www.millsborochamber.com Proceeds Benefit: St Jude Children\'s Research Hospital & Local Organizations For more information contact: Amy Simmons or visit www.millsborochamber.com

    • Town of Delmar 6th annual Heritage Day Celebration : Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm + Location: N Pennsylvania & S Pennsylvania Ave in Delmar, DE & MD Description: The Town of Delmar will be holding their 6th annual Heritage Day Celebration on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 9:00 - 4:00. In addition, there will be fireworks at dark with musical performances just before. There will be food, games, face painting, balloon art, children\'s characters (e.g. Hello Kitty, Superman, etc.),live entertainment, a skateboard tournament, etc. Loads of fun for the entire family! Please see our Facebook page for updates! For more information contact: Town of Delmar 410-896-2777 or visit www.facebook.com/events/264276110412094/


  • Sunday, September 21
    • Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation: Time: 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm Location: Ed Oliver Golf Club Banquet Center Description: Tickets are $40 and must be purchased in advance. Ovarian Cancer Survivors FREE w/paid guest. Guest Speaker: Mrs. Maryland America, Zereana Huff, Ovarian Cancer Survivor Performance by: The Imagination Players Take advantage of bargain prices. Great opportunity to start your Holiday Shopping!! Ticket includes lunch and dessert, speakers, entertainment, and silent auction admission/bid opportunities. All proceeds will benefit ovarian cancer education & research. Typical items available: Golf packages, family entertainment packages, travel packages, retail/eatery gift certificates, artwork, diamond jewelry, lunch with Delaware elected officials, and much more!! All item sold WELL below their value! Proceeds Benefit: Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation For more information contact: Dorianne Short, 302-998-6889 or visit www.deovariancancer.org/teal_ribbon_luncheon__silent_auction/2014_teal_ribbon_luncheon__silent_auction

    • OC Cruizers Car Show: OC Cruizers will be on display in Ocean City all summer long on Somerset St near the boards!! Bring the cameras and check out the hot rodsand classics and enjoy live entertainment. For a list of times and dates visit our website at catcountryradio.com. July 13 - September 21, 2014 Somerset Street near Boardwalk Phone: 410-289-7739 Location: Oceanside Boardwalk (Inlet - 27th) Type: Free Fun


  • Tuesday, September 23
    • THE 21ST ANNUAL ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FALL GOLF CLASSIC: TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 23rd, SPONSORED BY CAROUSEL RESORT HOTEL AND CONDOMINIUMS. THE BEAUTIFUL OCEAN CITY GOLF CLUB WILL, AGAIN, BE THE SETTING FOR THIS YEAR’S EVENT WITH ALL PROCEEDS BENEFITING THE ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION.PLAYERS GET A GREAT DAY OF GOLF ON THE SEASIDE OR NEWPORT BAY COURSE, WITH LUNCH AND COCKTAILS, DINNER AND AWARDS FOLLOWING THE EVENT. FANTASTIC PRIZE PACKAGES FOR ALL DIVISION WINNERS AND NEW THIS YEAR, A LIVE AUCTION INCLUDING A TRIP FOR FOUR TO THE ROBERT TREND JONES GOLF CLUB IN GAINESVILLE, VIRGINIA WITH A ROUND OF GOLF. TEAM SPONSORSHIPS AND OTHER SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES ARE STILL AVAILABLE. FOR REGISTRATION OR SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION FOR THE FALL GOLF CLASSIC ON SEPTEMBER 23RD CALL LAURA STEARNS AT ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL (410) 641-9671 OR VISIT ATLANTIC GENERAL DOT ORG.


  • Sunday, October 5
    • 5th Annual CAT COUNTRY/ST. JUDE RIDE FOR RESEARCH: The Annual Ride For Research, to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is an escorted ride, through Delmarva starting at Rommel's Harley Davidson in Seaford. Join us this year for another exciting ride ending at the beautiful SUICIDE BRIDGE RESTAURANT, on the water, in Hurlock, MD.Registration includes, event T-shirt, a delicious lunch and beverage, 50/50 raffles, auction items, mujsic games and fun..all for a good cause. MARK YOUR CALENDARS and keep checking for registration time and more information.


  • Tuesday, October 7
    • Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance!" is coming to SALISBURY!: Hosted by two live performers, Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance!" offers an up-close, interactive experience that includes dance parties. Elmo uses his imagination to "Do the Robot," Cookie teaches all 'feets' to dance, Abby leads a rhyming game, and Ernie shares the fun of dance with the Sesame Street favorite "Shake Your Head One Time." Favorite friends join the audience on the floor - dancing with fans, not just for them. It's Sesame Street Live like you've never experienced it before! Get the ultimate fan experience with Sunny Seats! The Sunny Seats package features premium show seating and a pre-show Meet & Greet with two Sesame Street Live friends, including Elmo! All Meet & Greets start one hour before show time and last 20 minutes. Latecomers may miss the opportunity. Please meet at the Sunny Seats sign in the main lobby. Don't forget your camera! 410-548-4911 wicomicociviccenter.org


  • Thursday, October 9
    • Soroptimist International of Salisbury : Time: 6:30 PM Location: Salisbury Moose Lodge Snow Hill RD Salisbury Description: Soroptimist International of Salisbury will be sponsoring a Bingo - Featuring Baskets, Bags, Bucks and other fabulous prizes. The Bingo will be held October 9, 2014 (Thursday) Salisbury Moose Lodge. Doors Open at 5:30 Bingo begins at 6:30 pm. Tickets $20 in advance or $25 at the door. 20 Games plus 2 coverall. Baskets and Bag items come filled. Multiple games for Cash, 50/50 and Instant Bingo tickets available. Homemade Soups, Sandwiches, Cakes and bake goods available for purchase. Benefiting Local Community Service Projects. Contact Kittys Flowers 410-749-5142, Debbie Jenkins 410-334-2904 or Sue Green (Hebron Savings Bank) 410-749-1185. Must be sixteen or older to attend and at least eighteen to play. Proceeds Benefit: . Benefiting Local Community Service Projects For more information contact: Debbie Jenkins 410-334-2904 or visit www.sisalisbury.org


  • Saturday, October 11
    • 13th Annual Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness: 13th Annual Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness, 3 or 1 mile walk option with lunch afterwards provided by Texas Roadhouse. Walkers are encouraged to bring their canine companions and form a team to help this local breast cancer support group provide free services and support to local breast cancer survivors, their families and friends. Winterplace Park, Salisbury, Saturday, October 11th, 2014 with registration starting at 8:30 am, walk begins at 10:00 am Women Supporting Women is a local, grass-roots non-profit organization dedicated to providing awareness, education and support to all those who are affected by breast cancer. With no national ties or funding, we rely completely on our community to help us provide free services to our neighbors, friends and families right here on Delmarva. To learn more about WSW, visit www.womensupportingwomen.org or www.facebook.com/womensupportingwomen/delmarva,


  • Wednesday, October 15
    • Clothing Our Kids: Time: 12:00 registration 1:00 Scramble start Location: The Peninsula Golf and Country Club Description: Where: The Peninsula Golf and Country Club, Millsboro, DE When: Wednesday, October 15th, 1:pm We’re seeking Golfers and Sponsors NOW, to partner with us to make this a great golfing experience for all who attend and a profitable fundraiser for “The Kids” Clothing Our Kids Mission is to improve the lives of at-risk elementary school children by providing them with essential school clothing. In this economy, many children do not have clean, appropriate school clothing. This directly impacts their self-esteem, probability of attending, and ability to achieve. We cannot fix all the problems of these underserved children, our goal is to assist them to receive an equal start in their education and assist them to become successful adults. www.clothingourkids.org Proceeds Benefit: Clothing Our Kids For more information contact: Contact Mary Rio clothingourkids@hotmail.com or visit www.clothingourkids.org


  • Sunday, October 26
    • FRUITLAND LIONS: Time: 8 A.M. TILL 2 P.M. Location: NUTTERS CROSSING GOLF COURSE Description: 20TH. ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT\\ NUTTERS CROSSING GOLF COURSE PRICE BY OCT.1ST $270 AFTER OCT1ST $300 INCLUDES GOLF,CART,COFFEE,SODAS,DONUTS,AFTER TOURNAMENT ROASTBEEF DINNER REGISRATION 8A.M. SHOTGUN START 9:30 FOUR PERSON TEAM MAXIMUM PLAYER HANDICAP 16 MEN 20 WOMEN DOOR PRIZE 50/50 MULLIGANS WILL BE SOLD 1ST. 2ND. PRIZES FOR NET AND GROSS CLOSEST TO PIN WILL BE AWARDED Proceeds Benefit: FRUITLAND LIONS COMMUNITY FUND For more information contact: MURRAY SHORES 410-422-2775




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