Community Calendar
September 4 - September 4
Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights
Time: 12:30 to 4:30pm Location: Marshall Steam Museum, Yorklyn, Delaware Description: During Steamin’ Days at Auburn Heights, the site truly comes alive. Visitors are encouraged to climb into an antique automobile or board one of our trains and experience what it was like to travel at the turn of the 20th century. Or tour the magnificent 1897 mansion that was home to three generations of the Marshall family. There is something for everyone at Auburn Heights, whether you are 2 or 92. Proceeds Benefit: Marshall Steam Museum/ Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve For more information contact: srandolph@auburnheights.org, 302-2392-2385 or visit www.auburnheights.org
September 4 - September 4
4th Summer's End 5K
Time: 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM Location: Jimmy’s Grille located at 1911 Coastal Highway, Dewey Beach, DE 19971. Description: .) The summer of 2016 cannot come to a close until the 4th Summer’s End 5K at Jimmy’s Grille in Dewey Beach is run. As part of the Ten Sisters of Dewey Beach Summer Road Race and Championship Series 2016 the 4th Summer’s End 5K will be starting and ending at Jimmy’s Grille located at 1911 Highway One, Dewey Beach, DE 19971 on Sunday, September 4th at 8:00 AM. Races2Run, with the sponsorship of the Highway One Group, offers these series of runs each summer. For more information contact: Barb Kursh 302-521-0134 barb@races2run.com or visit www.races2run.com
September 5 - September 5
Rylie’s Dog Days of Summer 5K and Kiddie K for the Rylie’s Smile Foundation
Time: 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM Location: American Legion Post #17 113 American Legion Road, Lewes, DE 19958 Description: The American Legion Post # 17 in Lewes is hosting the first Rylie’s Dog Days of Summer 5K and Kiddie K for the Rylie’s Smile Foundation on Labor Day, September 5th beginning at 8:00 AM and Kiddie K at 7:45 AM at their location at 113 American Legion Road, Lewes, DE 19958. \\r\\n\\r\\nRylie’s Smile Foundation is named after the brave 10 year old who went through extensive surgery and rehabilitation following a bone tumor diagnosis. The foundation provides iPods to any child who is medically fragile and spending a significant period of time in the hospital, as did Rylie. The music from the iPod Touch helped to sooth Rylie during her experience and she wanted to help and comfort others like herself. \\r\\n\\r\\nRylie Maedler was given an iPod while she was ill. When her condition improved she wanted to help others “overcome the feeling of being trapped here in the hospital and cannot get away. I wish I could give them all an iPod to help them escape.” Rylie’s mother, Janie Maedler asks that you participate in the 5K event or help with a donation. Please go to www.RyliesSmileFoundation.org to donate, for more information and to learn more about Rylie and her family. She also wants to thank all sponsors who have supported the cause as well as local and state legislators. \\r\\n\\r\\nThe 5K course is USATF certified with chip timing and goes through residential areas of Lewes. Advance registration entrants receive a tee shirt. Awards will be given to overall male and female winners and masters male and female winners along with top three male and female finishers in 10-year age categories 9 and under to 80 and over as well as to the top three walkers. The post-race party is sponsored by Post #17. Beer will also be available for participants age 21 and over. Dogs are not allowed in the race and baby strollers are only permitted in the walk. \\r\\n\\r\\nPre-registration for Rylie’s Dog Days of Summer 5K is $25 until September 1st and after that the cost is $30. There is no charge for the Kiddie K. Online registration is at www.races2run.com. On the day of the event registration will begin at 7:00 AM. Packet Pick up is on Sunday, September 4th from 4-6:00 PM at Post #17.\\r\\n Proceeds Benefit: Rylie\\\'s Smile Foundation For more information contact: Barb Kursh 302-521-0134 barb@races2run.com or visit www.RliesSmileFoundation.org
September 6 - September 6
Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights
Time: 7:00pm Location: Marshall Steam Museum, 3000 Creek Road, Yorklyn, Delaware Description: Join us for our Evenings at the Museum where you can explore the museum behind-the-scenes and get up close and personal with our historic collections. This week's topic is sn Invitational Preview. The special theme for the 2016 Auburn Heights Invitational Historic Auto Display is Roadsters & Runabouts. Join us for a sneak peek of what makes this our classiest event of the year. For more information contact: Jesse Gagnon (302) 239-2385 or visit www.auburnheights.org
September 6 - September 6
Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights
Time: 7pm Location: Marshall Steam Museum, Yorklyn, Delaware Description: Join us to explore the museum behind-the-scenes and get up close and personal with our historic collections. Each program will spotlight something new and includes admission to the Marshall Steam Museum. The special theme for the 2016 Auburn Heights Invitational Historic Auto Display is Roadsters & Runabouts. Proceeds Benefit: Marshall Steam Museum/ Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve For more information contact: education@auburnheights.org; 302-239-2385 or visit www.auburnheights.org
September 10 - September 10
Carlisle Fire Company & Ladies Auxiliary
Time: 6 pm to 9 pm Location: 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963 Description: AYCE Crab and Shrimp Feast Saturday, September 10 at 6 PM - 9 PM Advance Tickets - $40.00 For tickets - call: 302-424-197 Menu includes:Crabs, Steamed Shrimp, Hot Dogs, Hot Sausages, Corn, Hush Puppies, Beer & Soda Proceeds Benefit: Carlisle Fire Company & Ladies Auxiliary For more information contact: Sharon Smith 424-1979
September 10 - September 10
Carlisle Fire Company & Ladies Auxiliary
Time: 6 pm to 9 pm Location: 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963 Description: All You Can Eat Crab and Shrimp Feast Saturday, September 10 at 6 PM - 9 PM 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963. Advance Tickets on sale now - $40.00. Call: 302-422-2178 or 302-424-1979. Menu includes: Crabs, Steamed Shrimp, Hot Dogs, Hot Sausages, Corn, Hush Puppies, Beer & Soda Proceeds Benefit: Carlisle Fire Company & Ladies Auxiliary For more information contact: Sharon Smith 424-1979 or visit www.facebook.com/CFCLadies/
September 10 - September 10
Carlisle Fire Company & Ladies Auxiliary
Time: 6 pm to 9 pm Location: 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963 Description: Carlisle Fire Company & Ladies Auxiliary All You Can Eat Crab and Shrimp Feast Saturday, September 10 at 6 PM - 9 PM 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963 Advance Tickets on sale now - $40. Call: 302-422-2178 or 302-424-1979. Menu includes: Crabs, Steamed Shrimp, Hot Dogs, Hot Sausages, Corn, Hush Puppies, Beer & Soda Proceeds Benefit: Carlisle Fire Company & Ladies Auxiliary For more information contact: Sharon Smith 424-1979
September 10 - September 10
40th Bottle and Cork 10 Mile, 5K and Pump and Run
Time: 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM Location: Bottle and Cork Bellevue Street and Highway One in Dewey Beach, DE 19971 Description: The finale of the 2016 Ten Sisters of Dewey Beach Summer Road Race Series is the 40th Annual Gary P. Lister Bottle and Cork Ten Miler, 5K and Pump and Run benefiting the Sussex Consortium. Where were you 40 years ago? The events will be held at 8:00 AM on Saturday September 10, 2016 starting and ending at the Bottle and Cork located at Bellevue Street and Highway One in Dewey Beach, DE 19971. Proceeds Benefit: Sussex Consortium, For more information contact: Barb Kursh 302-521-0134 barb@races2run.com or visit www.races2run.com
September 15 - September 16
Nanticoke Health Services Foundation
Time: 9 am - 2:30 pm Thursday; 10 am - 7 pm Friday Location: Heritage Shores (1 Heritage Shores Circle, Bridgeville, DE 19933) Description: Nanticoke Health Services will host their 30th Annual Golf Tournament on Thursday, September 15 and Friday, September 16, 2016 at Heritage Shores Club in Bridgeville, Delaware. Thursday’s tournament will be Ladies Day, and Friday’s tournament will be the traditional tournament open to men and women.rnrnThe tournament will consist of 18 holes with four-person teams utilizing a handicapped scramble format. rnrnParticipants will enjoy a fun-filled day at Heritage Shores Club, an Arthur Hills classic links style course. Both days will consist of practice, 18-holes of golf, delicious food, gross, and net team prizes. A full field of participants for each day is expected.rnrnProceeds from the tournaments will benefit the Nanticoke Cancer Care Center. Nanticoke is continuously expanding programs and services to meet the needs of the communities that we serve. In 2012, Nanticoke partnered with the Tunnell Cancer Center for medical and radiation oncology enabling physicians to treat patients at the Nanticoke Cancer Care Center. Through this affiliation, and the expansion of services, more patients in western Sussex County are receiving lifesaving cancer treatment in Seaford. As a result, the Nanticoke Cancer Center is once again expanding to meet the cancer needs of the community.rnrnFor more information or to register, visit www.nanticoke.org/golf. Proceeds Benefit: Nanticoke Cancer Care Services For more information contact: Nanticoke Health Services Foundation, 302-536-5390 or visit www.nanticoke.org/golf
September 16 - September 16
Autism Delaware
Location: Nassau Vineyards in Lewes Description: Come join the party on Friday, September 16, at Nassau Valley Vineyards in Lewes. At the 2016 Blue Jean Ball, you’ll enjoy award-winning wines, beer, and hors d’oeuvres from local eateries—and dance the night away to authentic funk, soul, R&B, hip hop, and rock by Carnivale, the Baddest Band On The Planet! Presented by the Hertrich Family of Automobile Dealerships, the Blue Jean Ball benefits Autism Delaware’s statewide programs and services. Tickets are now on sale at AutismDelaware.org. Proceeds Benefit: Austism Delaware For more information contact: Carla Koss 3022246020 or visit AutismDelaware.org
September 16 - September 17
American Legion CKRT Post #7
Time: 5 pm - 1 am Location: 17448 S. duPont Highway, Harrington, DE 19952 Description: Mike Hines and the Look ~ Making his FIRST EVER appearance at the Tikki Bar Mike Hines and the Look, Gate , Tikki Bar and Treat Trailer open at 5, Music starts at 7, Mike and Crew start their show at 8, Presale tickes are offered and will go on sale September 1st Single: $10:00, Couple $16:00 Come out to what is a great start to our End of Summer Bash Weekend !! Bring your Yard Chair and enjoy! Proceeds Benefit: Veteran Programs For more information contact: 302-398-3566
September 17 - September 17
Milton Historical Society
The Milton Historical Society is hosting an Architectural Gems of Milton Walking Tour on September 17th at 9:30 a.m. Tours will begin at the Milton Historical Society Museum. The Tour will offer a lively overview of Milton's history, and a chance to view and learn about many of the architectural styles preserved in the homes, button sheds, barns and outbuildings in the historic area. Free parking will be available next to the museum. Reservations are required. The cost is $5 per person for non-MHS members and free for members. For more information or to reserve your tour call 302-684-1010 or email visit@historicmilton.com
September 17 - September 17
American Legion Post CKRT Post #7
Time: 8 am till Location: 17448 S. DuPont Highway, Harrington, DE Description: 5th Annual 5K Walk/Kiddie K. Registration starts at 8 am and walk begins at 9 am. Pre-registration is $20.00 for adults and $10.00 for children under 10. Day of event is $25.00 for adults. Registration includes a commemorative short sleeve T-shirt. Pre-register to save your place. Rain Date September 18, 2016. Operation Comfort Warriors is a program dedicated to meeting the needs of wounded, injured or ill Military personnel by providing them with comfort items not usually supplied by the government such as DVD\\\'s, puzzles, electronic devices, books, calling cards, etc. Proceeds Benefit: Operation Comfort Warriors For more information contact: 302-398-3566
September 17 - September 17
A Better Chance for Our Children
Time: Saturday Classes between 9am-4pm Location: 805 S. DuPont Blvd. Milford, DE 19963 Description: A Better Chance for Our Children, Inc. is offering our Adoptive Preparation Training Class beginning September 17th, 2016! This class is designed to prepare prospective adoptive parents for their adoption journey. Topics include attachment, navigating social systems as an adoptive family and preparing for the arrival of a child. This training takes place at our office in Milford and consists of four, seven hour sessions on alternate Saturdays. After completion of the training, families can begin the process towards adoption. We offer this program to anyone considering opening their home to our waiting children! To register or for more information, contact Caitlyn Gerken at (302) 725-5008 or cgerken@abcfoc.org. For more information contact: Caitlyn Gerken 302-725-5008 or cgerken@abcfoc.org or visit www.ABetterChanceforOurChildren.org
September 17 - September 17
A Better Chance for Our Children
Time: Saturday Classes between 9am-4pm Location: 805 S. DuPont Blvd. Milford, DE 19963 Description: A Better Chance for Our Children, Inc. is offering our Adoptive Preparation Training Class beginning September 17th, 2016! This class is designed to prepare prospective adoptive parents for their adoption journey. Topics include attachment, navigating social systems as an adoptive family and preparing for the arrival of a child. This training takes place at our office in Milford and consists of four, seven hour sessions on alternate Saturdays. After completion of the training, families can begin the process towards adoption. We offer this program to anyone considering opening their home to our waiting children! To register or for more information, contact Caitlyn Gerken at (302) 725-5008 or cgerken@abcfoc.org. Proceeds Benefit: Caitlyn Gerken For more information contact: Caitlyn Gerken 302-725-5008 or cgerken@abcfoc.org or visit www.ABetterChanceforOurChildren.org
September 17 - September 17
American Legion CKRT Post #7
Time: 6 pm - 1 am Location: 17448 S. duPont Highway, Harrington, DE 19952 Description: Two Thirds Band - Making their first appearance at the Tiki Bar, the 2/3rds Band starts their show at 7 PM, Tiki Bar and the Treat Trailer opens at 6 for your favorite adult beverages by the Magical Mixologits Helena, the Treat Trailer for your dining pleasure- what a good night to have a famous "Quakertown" Cheesesteak, then burn it off listening to the sounds of the 2/3rds Band- Come out and join us, this event is open to the public with no cover charge. Come join us for our End of Summer party. Bring a yard chair and enjoy. Proceeds Benefit: Veteran Programs For more information contact: 302-398-3566
September 17 - September 17
First State Corvette Club
Time: 8 am - 3 pm Location: Delaware State Fair Grounds Description: First State Charity Car Show Benefiting the Home of the Brave. Open to all Cars, all years, makes & models. Free to public, but cars must pay and entry fee. Trophies will be awards for Best in Show, Top 20 and most car clubs participation. Proceeds Benefit: Delaware's Home of the Brave Foundation For more information contact: Chatty Reed 302-678-9897
September 18 - September 18
Lewes Dragon Boat Festival
Time: 9AM-5PM Location: Lewes Canalfront Park, Front Street, Lewes, DE Description: 36 teams will compete for first place in a Dragon Boat Festival. Food vendors, and kids activities Proceeds Benefit: Sussex Academy For more information contact: Gina Derrickson 302-542-6321 or visit www.lewesdragonboat.com
September 18 - September 18
Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation
Time: 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm Location: White Clay Creek Country Club at Delaware Park, 777 Delaware Park Boulevard, Wilmington, Delaware 19804 Description: 6th On the Wings of Hope Teal Ribbon Luncheon & Silent Auction is the Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation’s (DOCF) Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month fundraiser in support of its mission. Join us for a delicious meal, speakers, musical performance by The Imagination Players, and bidding opportunities on some very desirable auction items. Raffle items also will be offered.Tickets are $40 per person (Ovarian Cancer Survivors FREE with paid guest). Tickets MUST be purchased in advance. Visit our website, www.deovariancancer.org, for more information about DOCF and this special fundraiser, including ticket/donation information and forms. Start your holiday shopping and take advantage of the bargain prices!Schedule of Events: 12:30 pm- Silent Auction Viewing & Bidding 1:00 pm- Benediction, Welcome & Lunch 1:45 pm- Speaker & Dessert 2:15 pm- Imagination Players Performance 2:45 pm- Silent Auction Final Viewing & Bidding 3:15 pm- Raffle Drawings 3:45 pm- Auction Winners Announced Times are subject to change without notice. Proceeds Benefit: Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation For more information contact: Dorianne Short (302-998-6889) or visit deovariancancer.org/teal_ribbon_luncheon__silent_auction
September 18 - September 18
Faithful Friends Animal Society
Time: 10am Location: Bellevue State Park; 800 Carr Road, Wilmington, DE 19809 Description: Join Faithful Friends Animal Society for our 6th Annual Faithful Friends 5K Run/Walk & Mutt Mile! Bring your whole family (pups included!) and run or walk Bellevue State Park's beautiful and scenic cross country course. Not ready for the 5K? Sign up for our 1 mile Mutt Mile. Cheer on the racers as they cruise through the finish line then let the festivities begin! Join us post-race for the awards ceremony - awards for dogs and people! Check out a variety of vendors with pet related goods, local merchants and food trucks with delicious food! 99.5 WJBR will be on-site broadcasting live with giveaway prizes.REGISTER & FUNDRAISE ONLINE: www.FaithfulFriends5K.com Proceeds Benefit: Faithful Friends Animal Society For more information contact: Brittany Anthony; (302) 252-5095 or visit www.faithfulfriends5k.com
September 19 - September 19
Rehoboth Beach Public Library
Time: 1:30PM Location: Rehoboth Beach Public Library 226 Rehoboth Ave Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 Description: Meaghan Mahoney Hudson, Esq. of Ward & Taylor, LLC is offering a free, educational seminar centering around Wills, Powers of Attorney, Trusts and Probate at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library on Monday, September 19 at 1:30 pm. Topics to be covered include: updating estate planning documents after moving to Delaware, avoiding probate, and protecting assets from the costs of long term care. Join us for an informational discussion with the opportunity to have your questions answered by one of Delaware’s top lawyers for Estate planning as voted by her peers in 2015 Delaware Today! For more information contact: 302 227 8044 or visit www.rehobothlibrary.org
September 19 - September 19
Rehoboth Beach Library
Time: 10 am - 5 pm Location: Rehoboth Beach Public Library Description: In remembrance of September 11, the Rehoboth Beach Public Library will host Scrolls for Deployed US Troops. Those who come into the library during our hours of operation on September 11 will have an opportunity to write holiday greetings and well wishes to our men and women currently serving overseas. A scroll representing each branch of the military will be available for participants to sign. The scrolls will be sent to the troops before the holidays to let them know that friends, relatives, and other caring individuals support them in their efforts.For more information about this or other library programs that we offer, please contact us at www.rehobothlibrary.org or call the library at 302 227 8044. For more information contact: 3022278044 or visit www.rehobothlibrary.org
September 19 - October 13
Rehoboth Beach Library
Time: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Location: Rehoboth Beach Public Library Description: Stockings for Soldiers – Delaware Inc. Was founded to help improve the morale and welfare of members of the armed forces of the United States of America deployed in harm’s way. They accomplish this by sewing holiday stockings and filling them with special items for the troops. For many troops, this gift is all they receive for the holidays. It is a way to send a “touch of home” as well as personal messages of support to remind our troops that we appreciate all they do for us, and to let them know that they have not been forgotten over the holidays.This year the Rehoboth Beach Public Library, in connection with Sussex County Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), will be a collection site for stocking donations. A container will be in the Georgetown Library Public Library from September 19 – October 13. Please see attached listing for suitable items.Suggested Donations Items:Small Candy – Mini-candy bars; Christmas/Halloween candy. Granola, fruit, breakfast bars, Cookies, nuts, pretzels, trail mix – less than 12 oz size, Flavored drink mixes (single packets) (lemonade, teas, hot cocoa, and coffee), Chewing gum, Fruit roll-ups/gushers/Cracker Jacks, Slim Jims/Beef Jerky, Ramen noodle soup – single packs preferred, DVD Movies, Music CDs, Hand/foot warmers, fly swatters, Small Individually packaged meals (tuna/lasagna/Beefaroni/fruit) (8 oz package or less preferred), Toothbrushes and Small Toothpastes, Mole Skin, Socks (any color crew socks), Chap Stick & lip balms, Razors (individual or packs), Toiletries & lotions (small package), Baby Wipes, foot powder, sun block, Paperback books (no romance novels),Pocket games & puzzles, Crosswords, Sudoku, Beanie Babies, Phone Cards (AT&T), Dog Items for our K9 heroes, Holiday greeting cards!!!! Send personal holiday messages of support and friendship. Include a return address/email, you might hear back from a soldier. Limit: 100 Cards per person. For more information contact: 3022278044 or visit www.rehobothlibrary.org
September 19 - September 19
Rehoboth Beach Public Library
Time: 10AM- 5PM Location: Rehoboth Public Library 226 Rehoboth Ave Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 Description: In remembrance of September 11, the Rehoboth Beach Public Library will host Scrolls for Deployed US Troops. Those who come into the library during our hours of operation on September 11 will have an opportunity to write holiday greetings and well wishes to our men and women currently serving overseas. A scroll representing each branch of the military will be available for participants to sign. The scrolls will be sent to the troops before the holidays to let them know that friends, relatives, and other caring individuals support them in their efforts.For more information about this or other library programs that we offer, please contact us at www.rehobothlibrary.org or call the library at 302 227 8044. For more information contact: 302 227 8044 or visit www.rehobothlibrary.org
September 20 - September 20
ShureLine
Time: 11am Registration Noon Start Location: Wild Quail Golf & Country Club Description: ShureLine's 2nd Annual Drive For a Cause golf tournament benefiting the Fisher House. Proceeds Benefit: The Fisher House For more information contact: Danielle Hufford 3023595108
September 21 - September 21
Rehoboth Beach Library
Time: 10 am - 5 pm Location: How to Locate Your Long Lost Veteran's Benefits Description: The Rehoboth Beach Public Library and the Delaware Commission of Veteran’s Affairs will be presenting How to Locate Your Long Lost Veteran’s Benefits Wednesday, September 21 at 2 pm. Come hear Laurie White of Delaware Commission of Veteran’s Affairs discuss how to sign up for and receive your Veteran’s Benefits. For more information about this program please go to www.rehobothlibrary.org or call 302 227 8044. Proceeds Benefit: bonnie elliott For more information contact: 3022278044 or visit www.rehobothlibrary.org
September 24 - September 24
Elk Neck State Park
Time: 1 - 4 pm Location: Elk Neck State Park, 4395 Turkey Point Road, North East, MD 21901 Description: "National Public Lands Day" Come out and celebrate Public Lands Day at Elk Neck State Park! You will be among thousands of people nation-wide who volunteer their time to benefit America's public lands. Work side-by-side with park staff and afterwards enjoy a live animal program featuring some of Maryland’s most common reptiles. Meet in the North East Beach Area. Call for more details. For more information contact: Jeanette Thayer, 410-287-5333 or visit www.dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/elkneck.aspx
September 24 - September 24
American Legion Post CKRT Post #7
Time: 5 ~ 8 pm Location: 17448 S. DuPont Highway, Harrington, DE Description: AUCE Crab Feast ~ Includes crabs, fried chicken, coleslaw, corn on the cob, Cornbread, soda's and unlimited draft beer. Tickets are limited, so get yours before they are sold out. Cost is $35.00 Proceeds Benefit: Veteran Programs For more information contact: 302-398-3566
September 25 - September 25
Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights
Time: 12:30 to 4:30pm Location: Marshall Steam Museum, Yorklyn, Delaware Description: The annual AUBURN HEIGHTS INVITATIONAL is always a not-to-be-missed event where visitors can see beautiful historic cars surrounded by the backdrop of the Auburn Heights estate and imagine what life must have been like when those cars were on the road. More than just a car show at a classy venue, attendees enjoy delicious fare by the COUNTRY BUTCHER FINE FOODS INC., wine and beer tastings, ice cream from WOODSIDE FARM CREAMERY, rides on the Auburn Valley Railroad and tours of the Auburn Heights Mansion, plus special exhibits and presentations, a silent auction, raffle and more.\\r\\n\\r\\nAll proceeds benefit the Marshall Steam Museum and the Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve to provide the necessary funds to keep our collection operating for years to come. Proceeds from the silent auction & raffle directly benefit the Joseph Boxler Education Fund that supports the educational programs at the museum. Proceeds Benefit: Marshall Steam Museum/ Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve For more information contact: srandolph@auburnheights.org, 302-2392-2385 or visit www.auburnheights.org
September 30 - September 30
Rehoboth Beach Library
Time: 10 am - 5 pm Location: Rehoboth Beach Public Library Meeting Room Description: Come join us on Friday, September 30 from 1:30 – 4:00 pm for a special Crafternoon of painting with artist Grace Poe. As a group we will be painting a sea life or seascape scene. It is just like paint night except it is in the afternoon. For more information about this or any other library programs that we offer, please contact us at www.rehobothlibrary.org or call 302 227 8044. Proceeds Benefit: Rehoboth Beach Public Library For more information contact: 3022278044 or visit www.rehobothlibrary.org
October 4 - October 4
Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights
Time: 7:00pm Location: Marshall Steam Museum, 3000 Creek Road, Yorklyn, Delaware Description: Join us for our Evenings at the Museum where you can explore the museum behind-the-scenes and get up close and personal with our historic collections. This week's topic is The Marshall Patents: Making Fiber Continuously with Bob Wilhelm. Join Auburn Heights volunteer Bob Wilhelm share his research on the paper and fiber history of the Marshall family from the mid-1800s until the formation of National Fibre & Insulation Company in the early 1900s. We’ll start by investigating the Marshall paper business and how Israel Marshall (grandfather to Tom Marshall) perfected their papers that were used in the making of vulcanized fibre in Wilmington. Then we will explore how Israel transformed single sheet fiber making machinery into a patented continuous process producing a superior fibre by the roll. Attendees will be able to handle vulcanized fibre samples and stay tuned for a website component to this program. For more information contact: Jesse Gagnon (302) 239-2385 or visit www.auburnheights.org
October 9 - October 9
Make-A-Wish Philadelphia, Northern Delaware, & Susquehanna Valley
Time: 8:00am-12:00pm Location: Philadelphia Zoo Description: Take a walk on the Wild side at the 6th Annual Walk For Wishes Philadelphia! The event is once again returning to the Philadelphia Zoo on Sunday October 9, 2016. All participants will not only get to take part in all of the activities associated with the Walk For Wishes but will also gain all-day admission to the Philadelphia Zoo! What better way to celebrate Make-A-Wish than spend the day interacting with our Wish Families…and a few exotic animals. Please visit: philasv.wish.org/walk for more details and start your Team today! Proceeds Benefit: Make-A-Wish Foundation For more information contact: Lorrie-Beth Kryzanowski, 215-987-3146 or visit philasv.wish.org/walk
October 9 - October 9
Make-A-Wish Philadelphia, Northern Delaware, & Susquehanna Valley
Time: 8:00am-12:00pm Location: Philadelphia Zoo Description: Take a walk on the Wild side at the 6th Annual Walk For Wishes Philadelphia! The event is once again returning to the Philadelphia Zoo on Sunday October 9, 2016. All participants will not only get to take part in all of the activities associated with the Walk For Wishes but will also gain all-day admission to the Philadelphia Zoo! What better way to celebrate Make-A-Wish than spend the day interacting with our Wish Families…and a few exotic animals. Please visit: philasv.wish.org/walk for more details and start your Team today! Proceeds Benefit: Make-A-Wish Foundation For more information contact: Lorrie-Beth Kryzanowski, 215-987-3146 or visit philasv.wish.org/walk
October 16 - October 16
Elk Neck State Park
Time: 10 am - 12 pm Location: Elk Neck State Park, 4395 Turkey Point Road, North East, MD 21901 Description: "Hawk Watch" Look high in the sky at Turkey Point and you will see migrating hawks and falcons. Join volunteers from Turkey Point Hawk Watch and Cecil Birding Club (and animals from the Scales & Tales program) to learn how to identify these birds of prey by color, shape, size, and silhouette. Meet at the Turkey Point Lighthouse parking lot. Donations welcomed. Call to make a reservation today! For more information contact: Jeanette Thayer, 410-287-5333 or visit www.dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/elkneck.aspx
October 20 - October 20
Carlisle Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary
Time: 5:30 pm Doors open, Action at 7 pm Location: 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963 Description: Quarter Auction Thursday, October 20th, 2016. Doors open at 5:30 pm. Auction starts at 7:00 pm. Tickets $15.00 includes 1 paddle and $10.00 in quarters. Additional paddles $5.00 each. For Tickets call 518-1807 or 841-0051 Proceeds Benefit: Carlisle Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary For more information contact: Tracy Jones - 518-1807
October 20 - October 20
Carlisle Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary
Time: 5:30 pm to 9 pm Location: 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963 Description: Carlisle Fire Co Ladies Aux Quarter Auction Thursday, October 20th, 2016. Doors open at 5:30 pm, Auction starts at 7:00 pm. 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963. Tickets $15.00 includes 1 paddle and $10.00 in quarters. Additional paddles $5.00 each. For Tickets call 518-1807 or 841-0051 Proceeds Benefit: Carlisle Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary For more information contact: Tracy Jones 518-1807 and Betty Lewis 841-0051 or visit www.facebook.com/CFCLadies/
November 1 - November 1
Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights
Time: 7:00pm Location: Marshall Steam Museum, 3000 Creek Road, Yorklyn, Delaware Description: Join us for our Evenings at the Museum where you can explore the museum behind-the-scenes and get up close and personal with our historic collections. This week's topic is Auburn/Yorklyn: From Hamlet to Village to Hamlet with John Harrison. Join local historian John Harrison for this special talk that will explore the genesis, growth, decline, and renaissance of Yorklyn. The timespan of this talk with cover beginnings dating back to the 1700s to the exciting developments happening today. For more information contact: Jesse Gagnon (302) 239-2385 or visit www.auburnheights.org
November 27 - November 27
Carlisle Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary
Time: 5:30 pm to 9 pm Location: 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963 Description: Carlisle Fire Co Ladies Aux Annual Craft Show. Admission $1.00 Sunday, November 27th at 9 am to 2 pm 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963. Over 55 Vendors Baked Goods and Homemade Soup Sale Proceeds Benefit: Carlisle Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary For more information contact: Vickie Foxwell - 422-8001 or visit www.facebook.com/CFCLadies/
November 27 - November 27
Carlisle Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary
Time: 9 am to 2 pm Location: 615 NW Front St Milford, DE 19963 Description: *UPDATED!!!!! Annual Craft Show Admission $1.00. Sunday, November 27th at 9 am to 2 pm 615 NW Front St. Milford, DE 19963. Over 55 Vendors. Baked Goods and Homemade Soup Sale Proceeds Benefit: Carlisle Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary For more information contact: Vickie Foxwell - 302-542-9765
December 13 - December 13
Children's Choice, Inc.
Time: 6:00PM Location: 707 Walker Road, Dover, DE 19904 Description: There are thousands of children in temporary foster homes waiting for a loving, permanent, adoptive family. Interested in finding out more about adoption from foster care? Come to a session at one of our Children’s Choice locations to learn how to get started and to have your questions answered! Sessions are on the second Tuesday at 707 Walker Road, Dover at 6:00pm. For more information contact: Kathleen Smith, 302-233-4616 or visit www.childrenschoice.org



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