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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/
Friday, September 19
RELAY FOR LIFE/PERDUE STADIUM:
Relay For Life is a celebration of survivorship – an occasion to express hope and our shared goal to end a disease that threatens the lives of so many people we love. There are many ways you can get involved with your local Relay For Life event:
The Hilll Foundation:
Time: Doors open at 6; Bingo at 7
Location: Pocomoke Elks, Worcester Hwy., Pocomoke
Description: Annual Bingo Fundraiser,featuring Longaberger,Vera Bradley, Pandora & Coach on Friday,September 19. There will be a Silent Auction and a Bake Table. There will also be food on sale!
Proceeds Benefit: The Hill Foundation
For more information contact: JoEllen Gladding/ 410-957-1104
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
2nd Annual Millsboro Country Festival :
Join in on all the fun at the 2nd Annual in Millsboro on the baseball fileds. Take place in the Annual Mountaire CHICKIN' PICKIN' competition, the Talent contests, arts and crqafts great food and the DELMARVA STAR COMPETITION. SPonsored by the Millsboro Chamber.
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
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.
Wednesday, September 24
The 2014 Marketing & Media Showcase/Salisbury Chamber :
Salisbury Area Chamber to Host the 2014 Marketing and Media Showcase Build up your Business Brand!
Looking for ways to increase your business through marketing? Attend this one-stop shop event! The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce presents the 2014 Marketing and Media Showcase at the LaQuinta Inn & Suites of Salisbury, on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 11:30-1:30pm. All businesses are encouraged to attend to discover the local marketing and media opportunities they can take advantage of. This business to business event is FREE to the public! Media ranges from marketing agencies, radio, television, social media, print, promotional items and more! Lunch will be served along with chances to win door prize.The 2014 Marketing & Media Showcase is sponsored by Comcast Spotlight, Matice, Maxima 900AM, GetNoticed PR and WMDT47.
act Sophia at the Chamber Office at 410-749-0144 or email email@example.com.
RSVP at http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society:
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Large Conference Room at Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE
Description: CELEBRATING SEPTEMBER AS BLOOD CANCER AWARENESS MONTH.
The Basics of Blood Cancer: Everything you wanted to know about your Blood Cancer diagnosis but were too afraid to ask
Have you been diagnosed with a Blood Cancer? Now what? This program will cover basic information a newly diagnosed patient needs to know, including treatment side effects, blood tests/count, coping and resources available. This program is intended for patients and their caregivers who have been diagnosed within the last 6-12 months.
Complimentary dinner will be served.
Speakers, Organization, Affiliation:
-Liz West, RN, MSN, OCN, Patient Care Facilitator, Christiana Care Health System
-Danielle Brown, MSW, Hematology Social Worker, Helen F. Graham Cancer Center at Christiana Care Health System
-Panel of Survivors
Pre-registration for this free program is required. To register or for more information, or assistance for people with disabilities or grievances, please contact Michelle Sobczyk, Patient Access Manager at 302.660.4686 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information contact: Michelle Sobczyk, Patient Access Manager, 302.660.4686. email@example.com
Saturday, September 27
Delmar Public Library:
Location: Delmar Fire Dept
Description: Dinner? A show? A good time? Check, check, check!
On Saturday, September 27, Foot Light Productions, Delmarva\'s premiere entertainment group, will present \"The Good, the Sad, and the Ugly,\" a western mystery take off on the old shows like Gunsmoke and The Big Valley, at the Delmar Fire Hall, in support of the Library\'s Building Fund.
Foot Light Productions has been presenting shows across Delmarva for the last 15 years.
Western attire is optional, but prizes will be awarded to the best dressed.
Dinner buffet includes fried chicken and baked ham, mashed potatoes, vegetable, salad, and dessert. Cash bar will also be available. Doors open at 5:30 pm; Dinner at 6 pm, and the show follows at 7 pm.
Tickets are $35 per person and can be purchased at the Library or the library website.
Proceeds Benefit: Delmar Public Library Capital Campaign
For more information contact: Jessica or Susan 302-846-9894 or visit delmarpubliclibrary.org/BuildingNews/DinnerTheaterFundraiser.aspx
Grace Episcopal Church Flea Market:
Time: 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: 4900 Concord Pike, Wilmington (across from the Concord Mall)
Description: Outdoor Flea Market with over 90 vendors. (Rain date is Oct. 11) $20/space; registration form at website. Crafts, antiques, collectibles, direct sales vendors, garage sale items, and more. Breakfast and lunch food at church kitchen; church Bake Table.
Proceeds Benefit: Grace Episcopal Church and its outreach programs
For more information contact: Linda Owens, Parish Admin., 302-478-9533 or visit gracedelaware.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!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.clothingourkids.org
Sunday, October 26
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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