Community Calendar
April 30 - April 30
Delaware Technical Community College - Communications Dept.
Time: 6:30 PM-8:00 PM Location: Milton Theatre, 110 Union St., Milton DE Description: The Delaware Technical Community College Communications Department will be holding their inaugural Multimedia Art Showcase at the Milton Theater. Students from the Communications Department will take over the theater with displays from a variety of projects that have been created over the past year. More than 40 students will present their works in video production, photography, creative writing, and layout and design. The event will be hosted by Ocean 98's DJ Magellan, who also has special connections with the event as a former graduate of the program. The event will be catered by Modern Mixture Too of Milton, with The Upper Crust of Georgetown providing desserts and espresso. Live music will also be provided, compliments of Steve Dolnack. Admission to the showcase is free; donations to the Milton Theatre will be accepted at the door. For more information, call Rob Rector (302) 259-6470
May 1 - May 9
Nchs Drama club
Time: Friday's 7;30-10;30, Saturday's 5;30-9;30 Location: 10990 River rd. Ridgley maryland21660 Highschool auditorium Description: The North Caroline High School proudly presents All Shook Up book by Joe Dipietro : an upbeat musical inspired by and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley. Its 1955 when the handsome, motorcycle riding, guitar playin’ leather-jacketed roustabout Chad comes and shakes up a small little town. All Shook Up is filled with numerous songs that will have you singing along such as; Jailhouse Rock, Heartbreak Hotel, Blue Suede Shoes, All Shook Up and many more. Come join Natalie, Chad, Jim, Sylvia, Lorraine, Dennis, Miss Sandra, Mayor Matilda, Dean and Sheriff Earl in this hip-swiveling, lip-curling musical that will have you dancing in your seat! Put on your blue suede shoes and come join in all the action as fools fall in love while following their dreams. All Shook Up is presented through special arrangements with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide, 570 Seventh Avenue, Suite 2100, New York, NY 10018, (866)-375-9758. www.theatricalrights.com. Performances will be held May 1st at 7:30 pm, May 2nd at 5:30pm, May 8th at 7:30 pm and May 9th at 5:30 pm in the North Caroline High School Auditorium. Tickets are $8.00 for adults and $7.00 for student and senior citizens. For questions or ticket reservations contact Paul Schoonover at 410-253-1766 or email nchsdrama@gmail.com For more information contact: Paul Schoonover 4102531766 or visit Nchsdrama@gmail
May 2 - May 2
Lewes Chamber
Time: 11 a.m.- 3p.m. Location: Lewes Historical Society Complex Description: The Lewes British Motorcar Show “The British are coming...Again!” will welcome a wide array of classic British vehicles to Lewes on Saturday, May 2. (NO RAIN DATE). The Lewes Chamber of Commerce sponsors the show with assistance from the British Car Club of Delaware. It will be held from 11 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Lewes Historical Society Complex, Third and Shipcarpenter Streets in Lewes. The show is supported by County Bank, Great Scott Broadcasting and Southern Delaware Tourism. The British Motorcar Show is scheduled the same weekend as the Merchants’ Spring Sidewalk Sale in the Historic Lewes Commercial District around Second Street. Their three-day sale begins Friday and ends Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There are other events sponsored by Lewes Chamber members taking place that weekend including the Lewes in Bloom Spring Plant Sale, Friends of the Lewes Library Book Sale, the Blessing of the Fleet at Fisherman’s Wharf and the Delaware Center for the Inland Bays Native Plant Sale. Details about all these events are on the Lewes Chamber of Commerce website’s calendar of events - www.LewesChamber.com The show begins at 11 a.m. and concludes at 3 p.m. with the Winners’ Circle Parade down Second Street. Admission is $3 for adults and children under 12 are free. For more information and to register a car in advance, call the Lewes Chamber of Commerce at 302-645-8073. The fee to register the car in advance is $15 and $25 on May 2nd. For more information contact: Lewes Chamber of Commerce 302-645-8073 or visit www.leweschamber.com
May 2 - May 2
The Sussex County Stamp Club Annual Stamp Show
Time: 10AM - 4PM Location: Milton Fire Hall, 116 Front Street, Milton De Description: On Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 10:00am-4:00pm, The Sussex County Stamp club will hold their annual stamp show. The show will take place at the Milton Fire Hall, 116 Front Street, Milton De. Admission is free and refreshments will be available. Hourly door prizes will be given away starting at noon, which have been donated by local merchants. There will also be an entire album collection set raffled off with pages (stamps not included) courtesy of the Mystic Stamp Co. of Camden, New York. You must be present to win. New this year a bid board will be included, allowing collectors to bid on stamps up for bid. All those biding must receive a bid number prior to placing bids. Free stamps and catalogs will be available for kids while supplies last from Kenmore and Mystic Stamp Company. Our theme this year is honoring our 35th President John F. Kennedy with a special cancellation from the Post Office designed by a member of the club. Also a special cancel for the town of Milton which features the Milton Historical Society logo. These cancels will be available for 90 days at the Milton Post office and debuts on May2. After 90 days these cancels will be destroyed and will not be available again. We are happy to have ten top stamp dealers by special invitation some of those that will be present are; Dutch Country Auction, Clarke Stamps from Wilmington, Delaware, Ryan Terlecky “10 stamps” from Pennsylvania also including vendors from Maryland are K2 Collectibles, RWR stamps, and from Rehoboth Beach, Delaware John Chaite will also be on hand. Our special guest DJ “Jerry B” Beaven of A.W.E. (Awesome Wedding Entertainment) will be on hand to ensure an enjoyable event. Uncle Hals Hot Dogs will be on sale to supply refreshments. For more info visit our website at https://sites.google.com/site/sussexcountystampclub/annual-stamp-show-2015 for questions email: sussexcostampclub@inbox.com For more information contact: Bruce McKinney - sussexcostampclub@inbox.com or visit sites.google.com/site/sussexcountystampclub/annual-stamp-show-2015
May 2 - May 2
Calvary United Methodist Church
Time: 4-7pm Location: 301 S.E. Front St,Milford DE. Description: Calvary United Methodist Church located on 301 S.E. Front St in Milford, will be hosting a Pork Loin Dinner on Saturday May 2nd from 4-7pm. Oven Roasted pork loin, homemade cole slaw, and applesauce. Mashed potatoes, green beans, dinner roll, assorted deserts and beverages. Tickets are only available until May 24th. Adults $10, Kids 5-12 yrs. $5. Take Outs available. For tickets contact Alicia at 302-632-9595. For more information contact: Alicia 302-632-9595 for tickets and questions
May 2 - May 2
Mela-No-More
Time: 4:00pm - 8:00pm Location: Northbeach Restaurant and Bayside Bar Description: On May 2nd, the 10th and final KENTucky Derby Fundraiser will be taking place in Dewey Beach, Delaware. The event is a “Derby” style party with silent and live auctions, light fare, and live music. Tickets available through our website at www.mela-no-more.org or at the door the day of the event. $50 per person. This fundraiser was started in 2006, just three months after my husband, Kent, passed away from melanoma. In the past nine years, we have donated over $650,000 for the Melanoma Research Foundation, an organization dedicated to funding research for a cure of this deadly form of skin cancer. Our goal this year is to raise $100,000. If we accomplish this it will mean we have raised three-quarters of a million dollars towards researching a cure for this deadly form of skin cancer. For the tenth year, we are also pleased that, in his memory, this weekend has been proclaimed Melanoma Awareness Month in Dewey Beach. Proceeds Benefit: Melanoma Research Foundation For more information contact: Kim McCullough 908-581-4110 or visit www.mela-no-more.org
May 3 - May 3
Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation
Time: 7:45 am to 12:30 pm Location: Dravo Plaza/Riverfront, 815 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 Description: 6th Teal Ribbon 5K Run/Walk to Fight Ovarian Cancer This Run/Walk is the major fundraiser of the Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation (DOCF) in support of its mission. Event T-shirts guaranteed to pre-registrants. Team participation is encouraged, so gather your family, friends, co-workers, etc. to join in the fun and support ovarian cancer awareness. Refreshments, children’s table (face painting, etc.), exhibitors and speakers also will be offered at this family friendly, fun event. Prizes awarded for top runners/walkers in various age groups, and top teams and fundraisers. Visit our website, www.deovariancancer.org, for more information about DOCF and this special fundraiser, including registration information and forms. Pre-Registration is $25 or Day-Of $30 ($20 for students with student I.D.); children 5 and under free (no event T-shirt). You also can register online at http://www.races2run.com/events/teal-ribbon-5k/. USATF certified course; NOVA Timing Systems will chip time runners using the MYLAPS BibTag Timing System. Strollers prohibited in run portion; dogs prohibited at event due to insurance reasons. Schedule of Events 7:45 am Registration Opens 8:15 am Survivors Group Photo 8:40 am Opening Ceremony 9:15 am Warm-up 9:30 am Run/Walk Begins **Memorial Dove Release courtesy of Thompson's Bird Farm prior to start of race. DOCF will be collecting non-perishable items to donate to the Sunday Breakfast Mission in Wilmington, DE. Help those in need…drop your item(s) at the designated area at the Run/Walk. Proceeds Benefit: Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation For more information contact: Dorianne Short (302-998-6889 or visit www.deovariancancer.org/teal_ribbon_5k
May 3
Dover Symphony Orchestra
Time: 3:00-5:00 pm Location: Rollins Center at Dover Downs Description: DOVER SYMPHONY ANNOUNCES DOVER DAYS POPS CONCERT Dover Symphony Orchestra Dover Days Pops Concert “Somewhere Out There” Sunday, May 3, 2015, 3:00 p.m. Dover Downs Rollins Center The Dover Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Donald Buxton, celebrating his 25th year as conductor of the DSO, will conclude its 2014-2015 season on Sunday, May 3, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. at the Dover Downs Rollins Center. The orchestra will perform a nice blend of classical and popular music in a program titled “Somewhere Out There.” Included in the selections are music from Star Wars, Star Trek, E.T., Apollo 13, Jupiter and Mars from “The Planets,” and several others. As is traditional, the concert will conclude with Armed Forces Salute. Please feel free to join us in your service-related uniform! Valet parking will be offered at $4.00. Additionally there will be free shuttle service throughout the parking lots. Sweet treats will be offered at our Bake Sale. Admission prices are Adults--$20, Seniors/Students/Military--$15. Young people under 18 are free with a paying adult. For ticket sales log on to www.doversymphony.org or call 302-270-1903. Tickets will also be sold at the door. For further information check out the DSO website--www.doversymphony.org. For more information contact: Nancy Pikulik, President DSO 302-270-1903 or visit www.doversymphony.org
May 3 - May 3
Coastal Delaware Running Festival
Time: All day May 3 Location: Dewey Beach Rehoboth Beach Lewes Description: Coastal Delaware Running Festival happens Sunday May 3rd with a Marathon, Half Marathon, and 9k event with a finish line celebration at the Hyatt - Lighthouse Cove Waterfront complex in Dewey Beach. For registration details go to codelrun.com Proceeds Benefit: Benefiting Delaware Seashore Preservation Foundation and Delaware Seashore State Parks For more information contact: (703) 447-5979 or visit www.codelrun.com
May 5 - May 5
Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights
Time: 6:30pm Newcomers Tour; 7pm Meeting Begins Location: Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights Description: Join us in May for our Volunteer Meeting & Open House! Newcomers rsvp arrive by 6:30pm and enjoy a tour of the museum and quick introduction to our volunteer program. During the meeting learn about what projects our volunteers are currently working on and new opportunities for 2015. **Newcomers are encouraged to rsvp by Monday, May 4 so that we have somebody to welcome you and give you your tour. Rsvp by calling the FAHP office or emailing education@auburnheight.org. Proceeds Benefit: Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve For more information contact: Jesse Gagnon 302-239-2385 or visit auburnheights.org/
May 9 - May 9
American Legion Ambulance Station 64 of Smyrna Delaware
Time: 11:00 am- 3:00 pm. Location: Providence Creek Academy - 273 Duck Creek Rd, Clayton, DE 19938 Description: American Legion Ambulance Station 64 of Smyrna will be holding their Second Annual Touch-A- Truck Event on May 9, 2015 at Providence Creek Academy from 11am- 3pm. This event provides a unique opportunity for children to explore vehicles of all types including public service, emergency, utility, construction, landscaping, transportation, delivery, and just plain cool – all in one place! Children will be allowed to touch their favorite vehicles, get behind the wheel, and meet the people who help to build, protect, and serve our community. Displays, a moon bounce, games, and food will also be part of the day’s entertainment. Admission is $5.00 A person or $20.00 for a Family of 4 or more. Children under 3 are free. The funds raised from this event will help support Ambulance 64 in providing Emergency Medical Services to Southern New Castle and Kent County. Proceeds Benefit: A For more information contact: Sean Martin 302-377-9695 or visit www.facebook.com/pages/David-C-Harrison-Post-No14-American-Legion-Ambulance-Service-Station-64/128508713840268
May 9 - May 9
Biggs Museum
Time: 6-11pm Location: Biggs Museum Dover Description: The Honorary Chairs, U.S. Senator Thomas Carper and the Honorable Nancy Cook, along with the General Chairs, Susan and Charles Salkin, invite you to attend the Biggs Museum Gala. This year, in addition to celebrating the arts, the Biggs Museum will welcome First State National Historical Park, our new neighbor on The Green. This elegant tented event will feature tours of the museum, live music from Mike Hines and the Look, gourmet catering and an exciting live auction. Proceeds Benefit: Biggs Museum For more information contact: Stephanie Adams (302) 674-2111. or visit biggsmuseum.org
May 9 - May 9
Spring carnival and 5k
Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm Location: Campus Community School 350 Pear Street Dover, DE US 19904 Description: After the 5k there will be a carnival of games and activities to benefit the CCS general fund. Proceeds Benefit: Ben Knapp's Medical Fund For more information contact: Contact Ray at 302-674-3213 or visit www.trisportsevents.com/index.cfm?ref=50200&ref2=40
May 10 - May 10
Mother's Day at Fenwick Wine Cellars
Location: 38016 Fenwick Shoals Blvd Selbyville, DE 19975 Description: Sunday May 10th, 2015 12pm until 6pm CALLING ALL MOMS! Visit us on Mother’s Day and you will enjoy the following discounts: 50% off Wine Tasting 40% off Glasses of Wine 30% off Cheese Plates 20% off Regular Merchandise 10% off Sale Merchandise All Moms who visit us will also be entered in to win a special giveaway from Zen Spa! For more information contact: Katie Duke 302-436-1500 or visit www.fenwickwinecellars.com/
May 14 - May 17
Delmarva Stargazers
Time: It will be an all day event for all days Location: Trap Pond State Park near Laurel, DE Description: This event hosted by The Delmarva Stargazers Club will be held at Trap Pond State Park near Laurel, DE. This is a public outreach for which people who are interested in astronomy or want to find out what the night sky has to offer can come by and look through telescopes that our members will personally bring. This will be an all day event over the course of the weekend. There will be food provided and the public is more than welcome to come. You can also sign up for our club if you would like. We offer passes for the public for the whole weekend. Please contact Sean Lutz-Swank at 302-423-4849 or go to delmarvastargazers.org for more information. For more information contact: Sean Lutz-Swank (302-423-4849) or visit www.delmarvastargazers.org
May 15 - May 17
Venture Outdoors Fest
Time: 5/15 at 6 PM to 5/17 at 10 AM Location: Lums Pond State Park Description: Grab your crew, scrounge up a tent, strap on your “get-dirty” shoes and get ready for a weekend of outdoor adventure! You must be at least 18. Activities available include a trip to the Delaware Rock Gym, ziplining with GoApe Treetop Adventure, horseback riding with Sunset Stables, camping, boating, adult beverage tastings (must be 21 or older), geocaching and orienteering, archery, a primitive brewing demonstration, Irish road bowling, AND MORE! Lunch and dinner on May 16 and breakfast on May 17 will be provided. See http://vfestde.eventbrite.com for more information and for tickets! For more information contact: Riley Hays, (302) 739-9249 or visit vfestde.eventbrite.com
May 16 - May 16
Wesley UMC
Time: 7:00 am - 1:00 pm Location: 102 East Laurel Street, Georgetown Description: Yard Sale (rain or shine) Now accepting donations for the yard sale to benefit the Capital Improvement Campaign. Proceeds Benefit: Wesley UMC Capital Improvement Campaign For more information contact: Theresa Davis 302-856-2414 or visit www.wesleyumcgeorgetown.org
May 16 - May 16
American Legion C.K.R.T. Post #7
Time: Noon - 10 pm Location: 17448 S. DuPont Highway, Harrington, DE Description: 4th Annual Band Bash w/10 Live Bands. Featuring Wingspan, Bait, At Risk, Weekday Warriors, Black Hat Marvel, Adam Murray Project, Chainbreak, Judy Sings the Blues, Perception & RMV (Results May Vary. Admission is only $5.00 and a Bottomless Draft Beer Mug is $10.00. This is an outdoor event, so bring your lawn chairs. Food will be available for purchase. Come on out and enjoy in the fun). Proceeds Benefit: Veterans Programs For more information contact: 302-398-3566
May 16 - May 16
Parkinson's Education and Support Group of Sussex County
Time: 10am - 2pm Location: Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk Description: Come "Walk the Boards for Parkinson's" on the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk. Enjoy the entertainment and exhibits at the Bandstand. Register online at www.delmarvaparkinsonsalliance.org or in person the day of the walk. Proceeds will support education and exercise programs for people with Parkinson's disease living on Delmarva. For more information contact: Patricia Slygh 302-856-2978 or visit www.delmarvaparkinsonsalliance.org
May 17 - May 17
Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition
Time: 7 am to 10 am Location: Tanger Outlets, 36470 Seaside Outlet Drive, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 Description: The DE-feet Breast Cancer 5k Run / Walk, Presented by Schagrin Gas, is a fun and spirited event hosted by the Tanger Outlets to benefit the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition. At this event for all ages, held rain or shine, participants can choose to take part in a timed 5k run, a 5k walk or a 1 mile fun walk. Enjoy a huge post race party with beer & wine garden (age 21 & older), and coffee bar, a special survivor circle of hope, tech shirts for registered attendees, tanger outlet coupons with exciting discounts, fun for the kids, hotel and campground specials, awards and more! Register online at defeetbreastcancerwalk.org and help raise money to support a great cause. All proceeds from the DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk benefit DBCC’s programs that increase breast cancer awareness, promote the importance of early detection, provide access to mammograms, and provide support and resources to men and women in our local community who are newly diagnosed or facing recurrence of breast cancer. Proceeds Benefit: Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition For more information contact: Michelle Marshall, 302672-6435 or visit www.defeetbreastcancerwalk.org
May 17 - May 17
6th Annual DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk at the Tanger Outlet Center - Rehoboth Beach, Seaside
Time: Registration begins at 7am Location: Tanger Outlets-Seaside, Rehoboth Beach Description: Join DBCC for the 6th Annual DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K at the Tanger Outlet Center - Rehoboth Beach, Seaside, on Sunday, May 17th (rain or shine)! The event will include a 5K run and walk as well as a 1-Mile Fun Walk. Run/walk kicks off at 8:30 am with registration opening at 7 am. Save the date for your family, friends and co-workers to create a team and help DBCC take action to defeat breast cancer. Together, we can make a real difference! For more information, please contact Michelle Marshall at mmarshall@debreastcancer.org or 302-672-6435. Proceeds Benefit: Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition For more information contact: Michelle Marshall 302-672-6435 or visit debreastcancer.org/events/event/920/
May 17 - May 17
SIP and SCOOP at Fenwick Wine Cellars
Location: 38016 Fenwick Shoals Blvd. Selbyville, DE 19975 Description: Sunday May 17th, 2015 12pm – 5pm Wine, Ice Cream and another cold favorite! Join us for a Wine and Ice Cream pairing using yummy ice cream from the Blue Scoop. You don’t want to miss this popular and loved event! Sundae Tasting $18 This option includes our full wine tasting and four Wine and Ice Cream pairings. The Scoop Tasting $10 This option includes four Wine and Ice Cream pairings. Groups of 6 or more please call to make a reservation. For more information contact: Katie Duke 302-436-1500 or visit www.fenwickwinecellars.com/
May 23 - May 23
South Coastal Delaware AARP
Time: 9:00 am - 3 pm Location: Lord Baltimore Elementary School, Route 26, Ocean View, DE Description: Eighth Annual Artisans Fair features one-of-a-kind handcrafted art objects, paintings, photographs and jewelry. The work of 49 exhibitors will include sculpture, pottery and ceramics, unique decorative items and textiles. Baked goods, a raffle auction of participating artisans' work and lunch and snack items will also be featured. Free admission and plenty of free parking are available for the Fair which helps usher in the Memorial Day weekend at the beach. Proceeds Benefit: High school and adult student academic scholarships For more information contact: Ida Crist 302-732-6336 or visit aarp5226.org
June 5 - June 5
Home of the Brave 2/Rose Colored Lasses
Time: 6:00 pm Location: Johnson home, 3 Haven Lake Avenue, Milford Description: Itʼs 6 OʼClock Somewhere “Itʼs 6 OʼClock Somewhere,” is an outdoor event to benefit Home of the Brave 2. Proceeds will be donated toward the construction of their new facility. This special evening will be held at the Johnson home, 3 Haven Lake Avenue, Milford, on June 5, 2015, beginning at 6:00 pm. The rain date is June 6. Heavy hors d'oeuvres along with wine, beer, and margaritas will be served. Tickets include three drinks. Non-alcoholic drinks will also be available. In addition there will be a small silent auction, as well as 50/50 and door prizes. Tickets for fireside tables are $55 per person. Prime tables are $50 and perimeter tables $45 per person. For tickets call Dee (424-0395) or Judy (424-7766). All tickets must be purchased in advance. Proceeds Benefit: Home of the Brave 2 For more information contact: Dee (424-0395) or Judy (424-7766)
June 7 - June 7
Lewes Fire Dept.
Time: 7:30 AM Registration; 8:30 AM Race starts Location: Lewes Fire Dept., 347 Savannah Road, Lewes, DE Description: Help us support Lewes’ Bravest…the volunteer firefighters who give you their best on your worst day. For 200 years the men and women of this department have run in when others run out. Now it is your turn to run and help us provide services for the Lewes Fire Department and our community. Entry fee- $25 pre-registration (until the Thursday before the race at Noon) / $30 after and day of event For more information, contact barb@races2run.com
June 12 - June 14
Rehoboth VegFest
Time: All day Location: Epworth United Methodist Church Description: Rehoboth VegFest is a FREE festival celebrating healthy, sustainable and compassionate living. Features inspiring speakers, tastings, dozens of vendors, cooking demos, yoga village, nutrition tents, kids' activities, music & amazing food. Details at RehobothVegFest.org. For more information contact: Tara Sheldon, tara@tarasheldon.com or visit Delaware State Housing Authority, The Money School, Delaware Federation of Housing Counselors



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