WSTW Community Calendar

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  • Thursday, September 3
    • Youth Overcoming Obstacles: On Thursday, Sept. 3 we will hold our first event (5K walk / run) to raise awareness and funds for Youth Overcoming Obstacles. In addition to the run, we'll have various food trucks (including Rita's Water ice) and music for everyone to enjoy in Rockford Park. Race participants 21+ will be invited to an after party at Kelly's Logan House, with the first drink being free. Registration begins at 6:15am. Proceeds Benefit: Youth Overcoming Obstacles, Division of Youth Rehabilitative Services For more information contact: Meghan & Jane Lyons (302) 740-5804 or visit youthoo.com

  • Saturday, September 5
    • Pencader Heritage Museum: Delaware Militiamen, who died at the Battle of Cooch's Bridge near Newark in 1777, will be honored Saturday, Sept.5th at the Pencader Heritage Museum. The ceremony begins 10 a.m. at the museum, Rt 72 just south of Old Baltimore Pike. Admission is FREE. The museum will remain open till 4 p.m. ### For more information contact: Linda Duffy, 302-353-9099 or visit pencaderheritage.org
    • Tova Community : TOVA Community Health invites you to participate in their Annual James Faucett III Sickle Cell Awareness 5K Walk/Run and 1 Mile Walk on Saturday, September 5th. Registration opens at 9am and the race begins at 10am. Together, "Let's Break the Sickle Cycle". More more information and to register, visit www.race2run.com or call 302-654-6400.
    • Walking Tour: Sights, Sounds, and Smells : Visitors experience an in-depth, hands-on tour focused on gunpowder production in the Hagley Powder Yard and visit production areas rarely seen by guests. This tour ends with an explosive finish. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in admission and free for members. Reservations requested, call 302-658-2400, ext. 261. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware. For more information contact: Meg Marcozzi 302-658-2400 or visit www.hagley.org
    • Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library: Organized by The Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass in New York City, Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light is comprised of five windows, nineteen lamps, and seventy-five pieces of opalescent flat glass, in addition to educational models illustrating how leaded-glass shades are selected and fabricated, along with three examples of Tiffany lamp forgeries to explore issues of authenticity and connoisseurship. For more information contact: Information, 800.448.3883 or visit www.winterthur.org/tiffanyglass

  • Sunday, September 6
    • Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights Preserve: Join the Marshall Steam Museum for Steamin' Day, a fun-filled day celebrating local history and life at the dawn of the automotive age. Featuring train rides in a scaled steam locomotive, rides in historic automobiles, fresh steam popped popcorn, tours, demonstrations, and much much more. Enjoy the beautiful grounds of the Auburn Heights Estate during this great day for the whole family. For September only we welcome special guests from the Brandywine Zoo. Proceeds Benefit: Marshall Steam Museum/ Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve For more information contact: Susan Randolph, 302-239-2385, admin@auburnheights.org or visit auburnheights.org/
    • Walking Tour: Rocks and Roll Mills : Visitors explore the geology of the Brandywine Valley and its impact on the milling industry. Take home a piece of Delaware Blue Rock as a souvenir. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in price of admission. Reservations requested, call (302) 658-2400, ext. 261. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware. For more information contact: Meg Marcozzi 302-658-2400 or visit www.hagley.org

  • Monday, September 7
    • Delaware SPCA: Magic Car Wash (Kirkwood Hwy location) has partnered with the Delaware SPCA to help raise money for our homeless animals. Purchase a Super, Ultimate or Works wash, on the first Monday of every month and Magic Car Wash donates $3 to the Delaware SPCA. A donation jar is also located at the cash register for customers who want to make a donation. (If raining it will be the following Monday) For more information contact: 302-998-2281 or visit www.delspca.org/events/spca-monday-car-wash-5/

  • Tuesday, September 8
    • The Mütter Museum: Description: Come celebrate the life, work and legacy of Thomas Dent Mütter, founder of the Mütter Museum at the official paperback release party for the New York Times bestselling nonfiction book, Dr. Mütter’s Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine. This even takes place from 6:30PM-8:00PM at The Mütter Museum - 19 S. 22nd St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 Proceeds Benefit: The College of Physicians of Philadelphia For more information contact: Jillian Stahl / 215-399-2342 / events@collegeofphysicians.org or visit muttermuseum.org/events/dr-m%C3%BCtters-marvels-paperback-book-launch-lecture/
    • Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library: During this fascinating presentation, Tiffany & Co. Design Director Emeritus John Loring puts in proper perspective the mutually beneficial bonds between "LCT" and the family firm. The lecture will be fully illustrated by the wide range of jewelry, enamels, blown glass, ceramics, desk accessories, and other objets d’art created by LCT during his 16-year tenure as the company¹s design director as well as luxury goods produced in his own studios, but financed and retailed by the family company. $5 per Member. $15 per nonmember. For more information contact: Information, 800.448.3883 or visit www.winterthur.org/?p=534

  • Wednesday, September 9
    • Wilmington Library : The University of Delaware Cooperative Extension will provide a one hour workshop on how to develop strategies to offer healthful meals for your and your family in less time. You don't have to sacrifice your nutrition of you are short on time. September 9th from 6pm-7pm at the Wilmington Library, P.S. duPont Meeting Room located on 10 East 10th St. Wilm. DE 19801 302.571.7400 For more information contact: Lisa Frank (302) 571-7401 or visit www.wilmington.lib.de.us

  • Thursday, September 10
    • 8th Annual Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) Golf Outing: The 8th Annual TAPS Golf Outing, hosted by EOIR Technologies (formerly hosted by Viecore FSD), is scheduled for Thursday, September 10, 2015 at Ruggles Golf Course at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland. This very special event has raised more than $300,000 for the Families of America's Fallen. Founded out of tragedy in 1994, TAPS has established itself as the front line resource to the families and loved ones of our military men and women. TAPS provides comfort and care through comprehensive services and programs including peer based emotional support, casework assistance, connections to community-based care, and grief and trauma resources. This is the tournament's fourth year in Maryland. We anticipate another exceptional day for all golfers on a great course for a very worthy cause. A continental breakfast and special buffet lunch will be served. Shotgun start at 9 a.m., with an 18 hole four-person scramble format. Prizes and awards will be presented for winning teams, putting, longest drive, and several other contests. Foursomes and sponsorship opportunities are still available. Hope to see you there! Proceeds Benefit: Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) For more information contact: Debra Wassmer, dwassmer@eoir.com or 410-306-8742 or visit www.taps.org/eoir/
    • Brandywine River Museum of Art: A CONVERSATION WITH JAMES WELLING: James Welling is known for his compelling photographs that explore the technical boundaries of the medium. Join Thomas Padon, director of the Brandywine River Museum of Art for a lively conversation with Welling in which they discuss the artist’s almost four-decade career, including Welling’s Wyeth works, on view in the exhibition, Things Beyond Resemblance: James Welling Photographs. Topics such as Andrew Wyeth’s formative influence on Welling’s career and Gradients, Welling’s first sculptural installation, will be explored. The Museum will open at 5:30 pm with the conversation at 6 pm followed by Q&A with the audience and a reception. $20; members $15. For more information contact: 610-388-8326 or visit www.brandywinemuseumshop.org/Events.aspx
    • Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition: Please join us for ‘Ladies’ Night Out’, the 5th Annual Women’s Race for the Pink Ribbon 5K! Help raise funds for the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition to provide hope and support for those facing breast cancer in Delaware. The women-only race will feature a t-shirt for the first 700 participants, pink goodie bags and admittance to the post-race party which includes pizza, music, wine and a beer garden! Awards will also be distributed to top performers and teams. Register online for $25 until September 7 or for $30 the day of the race! Visit www.races2run.com/events/womens-race-for-pink-ribbon-5k/ or www.debreastcancer.org for more information. Proceeds Benefit: Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition For more information contact: Beth Krallis & 302-778-1102 or visit www.races2run.com/events/womens-race-for-pink-ribbon-5k/
    • Delaware State University: Theater, Education and Humanities Building Featuring the DSU Approaching Storm Marching Band, choir and U.S. Marine Corps Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) Joseph H. Carpenter as the keynote speaker. For additional information, contact Brenda F. Farmer, director of University Events and Ceremonies, at bfarmer@desu.edu or 302.857.6082. For more information contact: Brenda Farmer, bfarmer@desu.edu, 302-857-6082
    • EOIR Technologies: The 8th Annual TAPS Golf Outing, hosted by EOIR Technologies is scheduled for Thursday, September 10, 2015 at Ruggles Golf Course at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland. This very special event has raised more than $300,000 for the Families of America's Fallen. Founded out of tragedy in 1994, TAPS has established itself as the front line resource to the families and loved ones of our military men and women. TAPS provides comfort and care through comprehensive services and programs including peer based emotional support, casework assistance, connections to community-based care, and grief and trauma resources. This event will take place September 10th from 8am-3pm at 5600 Maryland Boulevard, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005. Proceeds Benefit: TAPS (Tradgedy Assistance Program for Survivors) For more information contact: EOIR Technologies (410)-306-8720 or visit www.taps.org/EOIR/

  • Friday, September 11
    • Delaware State University: 5th Annual Delaware State University President’s Prayer Breakfast Building the DSU Legacy through Faith Friday, September 11, 2015 7-9 a.m. (Doors open at 6:45) Delaware State University Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center, 2nd Floor Parlors Keynote Speaker: Rev. Dr. Silvester S. Beaman, Pastor of Bethel AME Church in Wilmington, DE Tickets $25, available online at www.desu.edu/prayerbreakfast. Please purchase by September 8. For additional information, call 302.857.6055. For more information contact: 302.857.6055
    • Wilmington Drama League: The Delaware premiere of “Memphis” leads off the Wilmington Drama League’s 2015-16 season. Set in the 1950s, it’s a story about the power that love and music can have on the soul. Based loosely on the career of Dewey Phillips, Memphis follows his unique and daring radio program which, during a time and place of deep segregation, played both hillbilly and “race” music on mainstream “white” stations. The exuberant show, written by David Bryan and Joe DiPietro, won many Tony Awards in 2010 including best musical. The Drama League production is directed and choreographed by Dominic Santos and music-directed by Caty Butler. “Memphis” runs Sept. 11-27 at the Wilmington Drama League, 10 W. Lea Blvd., Wilmington. Performances are at 8 p.m. Sept. 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 and 26 and 2 p.m. Sept. 13, 20 and 27. Tickets are $20 for adults, $17 for seniors and students, $12 for children and discounts for groups. For tickets, call (302) 764-1172 or go to www.wilmingtondramaleague.org. Drama League programs are made possible, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency committed to enhancing and supporting the arts in Delaware. The division provides technical and financial assistance to artists and serves as a clearinghouse on information on the arts. For more information contact: Drama League, 302-764-1172 or visit www.wilmingtondramaleague.org

  • Saturday, September 12
    • All-American Day: Diamond State Base Ball Club vs. Flemington Neshanock Base Ball Club: Enjoy a historically accurate nineteenth-century “Base Ball” game between Diamond State Base Ball Club and Flemington Neshanock Base Ball Club. Come early for “batting practice” and try out some other traditional nineteenth-century games, such as hoop-and-stick and tug of war. Ballpark food will be available for purchase. Be sure to bring your own seating - this game is very informal. This is a Let’s Move event. Activities are included with admission and free for members and visitors to the game only. Visitors to the game only should use Hagley’s Buck Road East entrance off Route 100 in Wilmington, Delaware. For more information contact: Meg Marcozzi 302-658-2400 or visit www.hagley.org
    • Angel Flight East: You are invited to a family-fun day of wings, wheels and aviation history including unique displays of vintage and military aircraft, new planes and classic and antique cars. Sightseeing flights, great food, music and a number of children’s activities will also be featured. This even will take place September 12th from 11am-4pm at Wings Field, 1501 Narcissa Road Blue Bell, PA 19422. Proceeds Benefit: Angel Flight East For more information contact: Jessica Ames-215-358-1900 or visit www.angelflighteast.org
    • Delaware SPCA: Keep your pet happy and healthy by visiting our monthly low-cost Vaccine Clinic! Canine and Feline distemper vaccines – $20 each Canine Bordetella (kennel cough) vaccine – $20 each Rabies vaccine – $20 each (must be 12 weeks of age or older) Microchip – $25 – permanent identification for pet-owner reunification Clinic Instructions: Any prior rabies vaccine paperwork MUST be brought to the clinic Dogs must be on leashes and cats should be in securely closed carriers Payment for all services – Cash or Credit Card Owners should bring valid identification with current address such as Driver’s license, state ID, or military ID to assist in the completion of required paperwork For more information contact: 302-998-2281 or visit www.delspca.org/events/vaccination-clinic-4/
    • Little Sisters of the Poor: Join the Little Sisters for a great race and fun time, featuring: Fast and flat course for runners & walkers, Goody bag for every participant, T-shirt guaranteed if pre-registered, Post race party featuring beer (ID req'd), Chic-fil-A, pizza, chocolate milk, fruit, DJ music from registration thru after-party. All Help our needy seniors live more comfortably. Thank you Proceeds Benefit: Little Sisters of the Poor For more information contact: Ray, 302-633-1482 or visit www.nunrun5k.org
    • New Castle County Dept. of Community Services: Bring the fun indoors with free family art! Check out art for all ages from 10am to noon at The Art Studio and Garfield Park Community Rec Center. For more information contact: The Art Studio 302-995-7661 or visit www.nccde.org/specialevents
    • Science Saturday: Smelly Science: Experiment and innovate with our series of family activities: Science Saturdays. Families work creatively together to solve a problem or make an improvement. Today’s activity explores the science of odors. Activities are included in regular admission and free for members. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware. For more information contact: Meg Marcozzi 302-658-2400 or visit www.hagley.org
    • Town of Elsmere : Join in the fun of the Annual Bicycle Rodeo from 11am to 1pm. Bike Registrations, Bike Activities, Obstacle Courses & Other Give-A-Ways. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a Parent/Guardian to register their child. For more information contact: Town Hall at 302-998-2215 or visit www.townofelsmere.com/events/454/bicycle-rodeo/
    • VVA Chapter 83: Partake in an evening to celebrate the lives of our military who gave the last full measure, and to honor their families, our Gold Star Families. This event takes place from 5pm to 9pm at Dover Downs Hotel and Casino. Tickets are $45 and will NOT be sold at the door. Help us show our extraordinary guest speaker, Michael Schlitz Delaware hospitality presence! http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/local/article29442511.html For more information contact: Judy Campbell 593-5991 or visit Delawarevva.com
    • Walking Tour: H2 Oh! : Learn about DuPont Company’s development of water power from the water wheel to the steam engine and how its innovation contributed to the success of the company. This hands-on tour includes commentary on Hagley’s newly restored water turbine. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in admission and free for members. Reservations requested, call (302) 658-2400, ext. 261. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware. This is a Let’s Move event. For more information contact: Meg Marcozzi 302-658-2400 or visit www.hagley.org

  • Sunday, September 13
    • Kids Runway For Research: Kids Runway For Research, a solely volunteer-run nonprofit organization raising money for the childhood cancer research program for the Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, is hosting their 6th Annual Runway Fashion Show event on September 13, 2015 from 12pm – 4:30pm. All Families are welcome to join. The Runway event is a fun-filled fashion show with our heroes, the pediatric cancer survivors, modeling clothing donated from local boutiques. There will be food from over a dozen local restaurants, entertainment, and both a silent and live auction. There will also be a kid’s corner with fun activities and games, plus a visit from the Minions! The event takes place at the Chase Center on the Riverfront, 815 Justison St, Wilmington DE 19801 Purchase Ticket Here: http://kidsrunwayforresearch.com/tickets
    • St.Mark's United Methodist Church: We are having an old fashion Ice Cream Social. Come join us for our Community Open House. We will have music and ice cream. Enjoy all the fun you can handle. All is FREE!! Any questions call 994 7586 For more information contact: sharon Evans 302 994 7586

  • Monday, September 14
    • 15th Annual Golf Tournament to Fight Cancer: Honeybrook Golf Club presents its 15th Annual Golf Tournament to Fight Cancer – "Play It Forward" – with OneRun Together, whose mission it is to host challenging and exciting races that financially and spiritually benefit local cancer patients in need. In order to lighten their emotional and financial burdens, the group donates 100% of its profits to the cause. For registration information for this September 14th tournament, please refer to the Events page at www.oneruntogether.org or call 610-733-2181. Proceeds Benefit: OneRun Together For more information contact: Vern Murphy 610-733-2181 or visit www.oneruntogether.org

  • Tuesday, September 15
    • Wilmington Library : Caregiver Workshop: Eliminating the Guilt Preparing our CAREGIVERS for your needed Retreat You will learn the following: “It is Alright to bounce back” -a refreshed approach to rejuvenation & taking time for yourself -a refreshed approach to knowing to embrace health security -come and learn how to enjoy a little time away for yourself -attend to learn how to give both yourself and your loved one a time to refresh -now see the value in feeling at ease and ready to have FUN -the care giving relationship just got better! When: September 15, 2015 6:30-7:30pm Where: Wilmington Library 10 East 10th St. Wilm. DE 19801 302.571.7400 Register: http://tinyurl.com/BounceBack915 COST: $8.95 - Covers the cost of materials & handouts Please feel free to bring your dinner. Dessert provided Contact Pastor Catherine at: seetheworldtravel7@atlanticbb.net For more information contact: lisa frank (302) 571-7401 or visit wilmington.lib.de.us/2015/09/01/caregivers-wor…ting-the-guilt/

  • Thursday, September 17
    • Research Seminar: The Hamlet Imperial Food Products Fire: Bryant Simon of Temple University will discuss his paper, “The Hamlet Imperial Food Products Fire: Business Relocation, Tragedy, and the Geography of Silence in Post-New Deal America.” The seminar is free and open to the public and is based on a paper that is circulated in advance. Those planning to attend are encouraged to read the paper before coming to the seminar. Copies may be obtained by emailing Carol Lockman, clockman@Hagley.org. Reception at 6 p.m., seminar begins promptly at 6:30, and takes place in the Copeland Room of Hagley’s library building. For more information contact: Meg Marcozzi 302-658-2400 or visit www.hagley.org

  • Friday, September 18
    • A Better Chance for Our Children : Listen, Taste, Experience and Savor Your Senses! 6:00 pm: University of Delaware’s Arsht Hall/2700 Pennsylvania Avenue/Wilmington, DE 19806. $95.00 per Person A fundraiser to benefit A Better Chance for Our Children. A purposeful pairing of music and wine together makes for a fun and interesting evening. Music selections will be presented by prize-winning concert pianist, Elaine Kwon. Ms. Kwon has performed chamber music and solo concerts both in the U.S and internationally. Wine pairings provided by Moore Brothers Wine Company. Proceeds benefit A Better Chance for Our Children. www.SavorYourSenses.com About A Better Chance for Children A Better Chance for Our Children has been connecting children with families through foster care and adoptions in Delaware since 1996. Proceeds Benefit: A Better Chance fro Our Children For more information contact: Dan Edgar/Nancy Carney 856.746.7265 or visit www. BetterChanceSavor.org

  • Friday, September 25
    • Delaware Zoological Society: Join the Delaware Zoological Society, which supports the Brandywine Zoo, in its annual fundraiser, "Brew at the Zoo, and Wine Too!" Visit the zoo after hours (5:30pm to 9pm) in this fun, outdoor event which includes tasting of beer, wine, and food from local breweries and Wilmington restaurants including: Chelsea Tavern, Ernest & Scott, Einstein Bros., Kid Shelleens, Santa Fe, Two Stones Pub, Ulysses Gastropub, 8th & Union Kitchen and The Bangkok House. Plus, a variety of unique items are available under the Silent Auction tent with proceeds benefiting the Zoo. Brew t-shirts are available for purchase and the gift shop will be open. Advanced tickets are available through our website, www.BrandywineZoo.org, or in the Zoo's Gift Shop. $45 per person, $35 for Brandywine Zoo members, and $30 for designated drivers. Tickets are $50 at the door. Must be 21 or older to attend. Rain or shine. Pre-purchase is recommended, as tickets will sell out. Brandywine Zoo, 1001 North Park Drive, Wilmington, Delaware 19802, (302) 571-7747.

  • Saturday, November 21
    • Autism Delaware: Go “Back to the ‘80s” with Autism Delaware’s Totally Awesome Auction for Autism! With an exciting new look, this gnarly dance party—on Saturday, November 21, from six to eleven—will totally rock the World Café Live at the Queen with music by the band Just Us. The $95 ticket price also covers cocktails, small plates, and admission to live and silent auctions featuring once-in-a-lifetime experiences plus the most righteous items in town. All proceeds benefit Autism Delaware programs and services statewide. For details, visit autismdelaware.org.



Ongoing Events & Announcements

  • After School Art Classes : , DE 19808 Room 206 Join us every Tuesday for this fun and educational enrichment activity at Red Clay Creek Presbyterian Church from 4:00 to 5:00 PM; 500 McKennans Church Rd, Wilmington. Students will learn to draw pictures from a variety of themes, including woodland animals, creatures by the sea, creepy crawlers and dynamic dinosaurs! Our step-by-step method breaks the drawing down into simple shapes which students can easily master. We also cover key elements of art theory for a well rounded lesson. Come join the fun, invite a friend! Sign up today! Cost: $10 per class Grades: K through 6th grade (homeschoolers welcome!) For more information contact: kidsartlessons1@gmail.com
  • Blood Bank of Delmarva : Blood Bank of Delmarva is in need of blood donors. Please make your appointment online at DelmarvaBlood.org or call 1 888 8-BLOOD-8. Walk-in donors are always welcome! Thank you!
  • Brandywine River Museum of Art: The first Imagine Brandywine exhibition by high school artists and the first in the medium of photography features images on the subject of light inspired by Things Beyond Resemblance: James Welling Photographs, by students from Avon Grove Charter School in West Grove, PA; Strath Haven High School in Wallingford, PA; and Sun Valley High School in Aston, PA. The exhibit is open daily from 9:30 to 4:30pm. For more information contact: 610-388-2700 or visit www.brandywinemuseum.org
  • Brandywine River Museum of Art: Rural Modernism Exhibition August 13 through November 6, 2015 Rural Modernism explores the adaptation of modernist styles to subject matter associated with the American countryside. Treatments of coastal New England, small-town Pennsylvania, Midwestern farms, and other rural regions of the country illustrate the dispersal of canonical modernist styles such as Cubism and Fauvism as well as the translation of these idioms into an American vernacular modernism. See museum website www.brandywinemuseum.org for further details. For more information contact: 610-388-2700 or visit www.brandywinemuseum.org
  • Brandywine Zoo: Experience wildlife up close and personal at the Brandywine Zoo. Learn about your favorite animals from zoo staff! Free parking. Brandywine Zoo, 1001 North Park Drive, Wilmington, DE 19802. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for seniors and children 3 to 17 from May 1 through September 30. From October 1 through April 30, admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, and $3 for children 3 to 17. Children under 3 are free! For more info, visit www.brandywinezoo.org or call 302-571-7747. The Brandywine Zoo is managed as part of Wilmington State Parks by the Division of Parks and Recreation, with the support of the Delaware Zoological Society. The zoo is open every day, all year from 10 am to 4 pm.
  • Delaware SPCA: Volunteer Orientation for the Delaware SPCA is 10am to 5pm Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, from 10am to 7pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and from 10am to 4pm on Saturdays at the Newark location, 455 Christiana Road. If you have a good atitude, you don't mind getting dirty, you are 18 or older and want to make a difference in an animals life, please volunteer! Contact Jeanne for an interview at 302-998-2281 ext 326. Not accepting community service.
  • Diamond State Base Ball Club: Diamond State Base Ball Club is Delaware's amateur 19th Century Base Ball Team. We serve to demonstrate the spirit and ideals of the National Pastime's earliest days. Our club's name, uniforms and the rules by which we play are based upon those used by the original Diamond State Base Ball Club, which was formed in Wilmington in 1865. We hope that you will join us for an afternoon of old time ball and family fun at our historic ballfield at Ft. DuPont State Park or at our other games around the state. Bring a chair or blanket and witness history come alive! For more information contact: diamondstatebbc@gmail.com or visit www.diamondstatebaseball.com
  • GIRL SCOUT TROOP 1099: Girl Scout Troop 1099 is currently collecting jeans in all conditions to be recycled into insulation used by organizations that assist in low income house building and disaster recovery efforts like Hurricane Katrina and Super Storm Sandy. Proceeds Benefit: BLUE JEANS Go Green For more information contact: Cathleen Crothers 302-740-7534
  • United Way of Delaware: Boscov’s at the Dover Mall will be partnering with The United Way of Delaware to collect backpacks and school supplies for children in need in Delaware. The drive will begin Saturday, August 22nd and run through Saturday September 5th and school supplies can be dropped off at the Courtesy Desk on the second floor. The drive will be kicked off at the Back to School Event on Saturday, August 22nd from 10AM-2PM. The United Way of Delaware will be in attendance and will provide food and drinks, face painting by Doodles, music by DJ SnS, and many more games and activities! Proceeds Benefit: The United Way of Delaware For more information contact: Sarah Haas 610-565-6009 or visit www.boscovs.com
  • Wilmington Drama League: The Delaware premiere of “Memphis” leads off the Wilmington Drama League’s 2015-16 season. Set in the 1950s, it’s a story about the power that love and music can have on the soul. Based loosely on the career of Dewey Phillips, Memphis follows his unique and daring radio program which, during a time and place of deep segregation, played both hillbilly and “race” music on mainstream “white” stations. The exuberant show, written by David Bryan and Joe DiPietro, won many Tony Awards in 2010 including best musical. The Drama League production is directed and choreographed by Dominic Santos and music-directed by Caty Butler. “Memphis” runs Sept. 11-27 at the Wilmington Drama League, 10 W. Lea Blvd., Wilmington. Performances are at 8 p.m. Sept. 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 and 26 and 2 p.m. Sept. 13, 20 and 27. Tickets are $20 for adults, $17 for seniors and students, $12 for children and discounts for groups. For tickets, call (302) 764-1172 or go to www.wilmingtondramaleague.org. Drama League programs are made possible, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency committed to enhancing and supporting the arts in Delaware. The division provides technical and financial assistance to artists and serves as a clearinghouse on information on the arts. For more information contact: Drama League, 302-764-1172 or visit www.wilmingtondramaleague.org
  • Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library: The Farm Stand will be located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage on 5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52). Visit us on Thursdays, July–September, 1:30–5:30 pm, to select fresh, local produce. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. For more information contact: Information, 800.448.3883 or visit www.winterthur.org/?p=862
  • Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library: Organized by The Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass in New York City, Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light is comprised of five windows, nineteen lamps, and seventy-five pieces of opalescent flat glass, in addition to educational models illustrating how leaded-glass shades are selected and fabricated, along with three examples of Tiffany lamp forgeries to explore issues of authenticity and connoisseurship. For more information contact: Information, 800.448.3883 or visit www.winterthur.org/tiffanyglass


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