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Sunday, March 29
Fenwick Wine Cellars:
Location: 38016 Fenwick Shoals Blvd Selbyville, DE 19975
Description: I Love You To The Moon And Back
Sunday, March 29th 2015
Reservations start promptly at 10:30am and 11:30am
Tickets are limited $38pp or $72 per couple
Join us for an out of this world brunch experience from the chefs at Delaware Distilling Company. Brunch options will be paired with select beverages and some dishes will be prepared with wine or spirits.
RSVP by calling (302) 436-1500
We will also be unveiling a new specialty bottle and wine blend during the brunch. Be the first to try and purchase this limited specialty item.
Fenwick Wine Cellars
38016 Fenwick Shoals Blvd
Selbyville, DE 19975
For more information contact: Katie Duke 3024361500, Alicia Uzun 4103902527
Friday, April 3
Denton American Legion Post #29:
Time: 5 to 7PM
Location: Denton, Md.
Description: Annual All You Can Eat Fish Fry at Denton American Legion Post #29. 5 to 7PM. $13.00 Adults $6.00 Children. Fish, fried pots, stewed tomatoes, greens, and cornbread. Info Legion 410-479-2708.
Proceeds Benefit: American Legion Vets & Youth
For more information contact: Legion 410-479-2708
Saturday, April 4
Kids' Fun Fair & Art & Craft Show :
Make plans for the Easter Kids' Fun Fair & Art & Craft Show at the Ocean City Convention Center, April 3-4. See exhibitors displaying unique handcrafted items including wearable art, jewelry, lawn & garden decor, toys, florals, fine art, caricatures, and more. Continuous activities, games, contests, and entertainment, including Beany the Easter Bunny, Easter egg hunts, magic, juggling, puppet shows, and more.
For more information, 410-213-8090, visit www.oceanpromotions.info)
Ocean CIty Job Fair/April 4:
Looking for work?.Check out the Ocean City Job Fair, April 4th at the Ocean City Convention Center from 9a-2p. For more information call the OC Chamber of Commerce at 410-213-0552 or 888-626-3386
Friday, April 10
Fruitland Vol Fire Co Ladies Aux:
Time: 11:00 a.m. until
Location: Fruitland Fire Hall
Description: The Fruitland Volunteer Fire Co Ladies Auxiliary will be having a luncheon on Friday, April 10, 2015 at the Fruitland Fire Hall to benefit the Fruitland Volunteer Fire Co.
Time: 11:00 until
Oyster Fritters, Chicken Salad Sandwich and Platter
Vegetable Beef Soup
Peas & Dumplings
Cream of Broccoli Soup
Eat in and carry out.
You may call (410) 749-9421 the day of the luncheon from 8:00 until 10:00 to place an order to be picked up after 11:00.
Proceeds Benefit: Fruitland Vol Fire Co
For more information contact: Elizabeth McIntyre (410) 749-1421
Saturday, April 11
Milford Pop Warner:
Time: 9am - 12pm
Location: Milfrod Pop Warner Practice Field Near LuLu Ross
Description: Milford Pop Warner Football and Cheer
Sign-ups for 2105 Season
April 11th. 9am-12pm
See website or email us for more information.
For more information contact: Milfordpopwarner@gmail.com or visit leaguelineup.com/welcome.asp?url=milfordpopwarner
National Multiple Sclerosis Society:
Time: Registration begins at 9am
Location: Ocean City Boardwalk Inlet
Description: Hundreds Will Walk To Create a World Free of MS at Walk MS on April 11th, in Ocean City at the Boardwalk Inlet. — Nearly 600 people are expected to raise more than $85,000 to support cutting-edge research and life-changing programs and services for people living with MS at the Annual Walk MS taking place on April 11th in Ocean City. Walk MS, is an opportunity for people living with MS and those who care about them to connect and join together to be inspired and raise critical funds for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Walk MS attracts friends and families of people affected by MS, people living with MS, corporate teams, and individuals who want to help end MS forever. Each year, nearly 333,000 people walk to create a world free of MS across the country.
Registration begins at 9am, to register/volunteer — Visit www.walkms.org, call 443-641-1227 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proceeds Benefit: National Multiple Sclerosis Society
For more information contact: Whitney Pogwist, Development Coordinator 443-641-1227 or visit www.walkms.org
Salisbury Christian School:
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Winterplace Park, Salisbury, MD
Description: "Do or Dye" 5K Run. Food, Friends, Music and Colored Dye! Not your typical 5k...it's better! $25 Entry fee benefits the Junior Class Mission Trip
Proceeds Benefit: Junior Class Salisbury Christian School
For more information contact: 410-546-0661 or visit salisburychristian16.wix.com/doordye
Walk MS/Ocean City April 11:
Walk MS is a fundraising event to raise $1.2 million for research, programs, and services for the 10,000 Marylanders living with MS. The walk will take place on the Boardwalk from the Inlet to 19th Street and back. 9am - 1pm
For more information, contact Katie Amos at 443-641-1209 or visit www.walkmsmaryland.org.
Sunday, April 12
OC Bridal Show/Seacrets April 12:
This is a fun event! Meet the Beach's top wedding vendors in a tropical bayside setting. Enjoy free appetizer and dessert samples, vibrant entertainment, dance demonstrations, Bridal Fashion Expo and Men's Formal wear display. Feeling adventurous? Seacrets Beach Cocktails are available for purchase! Vendors will be giving away Wedding Services and Gifts, including a Free Caribbean Cruise for Two, courtesy of Beach Wedding Officiant, Sean Rox.Cost: $8.50 online or $10 cash at the door
For more information, contact Sean Rox at 410-289-7699 or email@example.com or visit www.roxbeach.com.
Saturday, April 18
COIN COLLECTING FOR LLS:
Coin Collecting for LLS. On Saturday, April 18 volunteers will be collecting spare change outside of Giant food stores to benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. We will have a second day of coin collecting on Saturday, May 2.
#388 Middletown, DE 10am-2pm
#194 Annapolis, MD 10am-2pm
#351 Salisbury, MD 11am-3pm
#323 Easton, MD 10am-2pm
#385 Bear, DE 10am-2pm
Wicomico High School Class of 2015:
Time: Doors open @ 5:30 PM; Game begins at 6:30 PM
Location: Salisbury, MD Moose Lodge on Snow Hill Road.Wicomico High School Class of 2015: Time: Doors open @ 5:30 PM; Game begins at 6:30 PM Location: Moose Lodge; 833 Snow Hill Road; Salisbury, MD 21804 Description: BIG BUCKS BINGO with cash prizes for all 20 games -- 3 games, $50; 7 games, $75; 6 games, $100; 4 games, $125. Special Bingo at the end with a $250 cash prize. In addition, there will be Silent Auction items, 50/50 Raffle, Laptop Raffle, Door prizes, and lots of homemade food available for purchase. Please come out and support the Wicomico High School Senior Class! Proceeds Benefit: Graduating Class of 2015 For more information contact: Lois Lake -- 410-430-3086
Proceeds Benefit: Benefits the WiHi Class of 2015
For more information contact: Lois Lake -- 410-430-3086
Wednesday, April 22
Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition:
Time: 7:45am to 2:00pm
Location: Dover Downs Hotel on Dupont Highway, Ballrooms B and C, Dover, DE
Description: Each Spring, DBCC presents a symposium featuring leading medical experts and other speakers discussing the most current topics in breast cancer diagnosis, treatment, detection and survivorship. The annual one-day educational forum is free and open to the public, and has become one of Delaware's most trusted sources of up-to date breast cancer information. Please join us for the Annual Breast Cancer Update on Wednesday, April 22 at Dover Downs from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Register for FREE at www.debreastcancer.org or for a small fee to receive 4.25 Contact Hours and .4 Continuing Education Units. Thank you!
For more information contact: Beth Krallis, 302-778-1102 or visit www.debreastcancer.org
Friday, April 24
Bay Area Center for Independent Living:
Time: Doors open - 5pm, Early Bird games-6pm, Regular Games-7pm
Location: Salisbury Moose Lodge #654, 833 Snow HIll Road, Salisbury
Description: Every Longaberger Prize will be beautifully filled.
Tickets are $20 in advance (purchased by 3pm on April 23rd) or $30 at the door.
Pull Tabs, Refreshments, Raffles, Chinese Auction and more.
Proceeds Benefit: Children with Special Needs
For more information contact: Lee Lewis 443-260-0822
The Annual WARD WORLD CHAMPIOSHIP CARVING COMPETITION :
The Annual WARD WORLD CHAMPIOSHIP CARVING COMPETITION is April 24-26 at the Ocean City Convention C enter. Carvers & visitors from around the world convene for the most prestigious competition of contemporary wildfowl art. Event includes judging, benefit auction, classes & seminars, demonstrations, children's activities and exhibitor booths of artisans & art supplies. View world class bird carvings and sculptures, bid on world class art at the benefit auction. Shop at over 100 exhibitor booths, and enjoy kids activities at the Kids Corner. For more information, visit www.wardmuseum.org.
Saturday, April 25
ANNUAL BOARD WALKIN’ FOR PETS’ EVENT, TO BENEFIT THE WORCESTER CO. HUMANE SOCIETY:
PUT ON YOUR WALKING SHOES AND HEAD TO THE BOARDS IN OCEAN CITY FOR THE ANNUAL BOARD WALKIN’ FOR PETS’ EVENT, TO BENEFIT THE WORCESTER CO. HUMANE SOCIETY. Saturday, April 25, 8am – 12noon, bring your pet for a fun day on the boards to help the animals or adopt a shelter dog for the day by making arrangements prior to the walk-a-thon. Registration fee. 8am - 12pm, rain or shine! For more information, contact Sandy Summers at 443-235-5647 or visit www.worcestercountyhumanesociety.org.
FRUITLAND LIONS CLUB:
Time: 4 P.M. TILL 7:30 P.M.
Location: ST. JOHNS CHURCH EAST MAIN ST. FRUITLAND MD.
Description: FRUITLAND LIONS ALL CAN EAT SPAGHETTI DINNER
DATE SATURDAY APRIL 25TH.
PLACE ST JOHNS CHURCH EAST MAIN STREET
TIME 4 P.M. TILL 7:30 P.M.
MEAL SPAGHETTI, SALAD, BEVERAGE, BREAD, DESSERT
PRICE $8.50 AND CARRYOUTS 8 YEARS TO ADULT
KIDS UNDER 7 FREE
Proceeds Benefit: FRUITLAND LIONS COMMUNITY FUND
For more information contact: MURRAY SHORES 410-749--0711
Sunday, April 26
Annual Susan G. Komen Ocean City Race for the Cure :
Ocean City welcomes the 4th Annual Susan G. Komen Ocean City Race for the Cure on Sunday, April 19, 2015!Race Day Schedule :
The 5K Race begins at the inlet parking lot and continues up the boardwalk to 17th street, turns around and ends back at the inlet parking lot. The Race Village (Inlet Lot) is transformed into a family-friendly party atmosphere with vendor tents, activities, entertainment, food and beverages.This run/walk event aims to increase awareness and support in the fight against breast cancer. The Race Village will open at 7:00 am with a festival-like atmosphere full of celebration, music, and emotion.
7:00 am Race Village opens in the Inlet Parking Lot
7:40 am Survivor Parade
8:15 am Warm-up
9:00 am 5K (3.1 miles) Timed Run/Recreational Run
9:15 am 5K (3.1 miles) Walk/Family Fun Walk & Kids for the Cure
Before Race Day (prior to April 19, 2015):
$45 Timed chip runners (not available on race day)
$40 Adult registration
$10 Kids for the Cure (ages 11 and under)
On Race Day (April 19, 2015):
$50 Adult registration
$15 Kids for the Cure (ages 11 and under)
* You must be registered to participate in the race.For more information, contact Jill Brady at 410-913-6775 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, April 28
American Legion post 64:
Time: 6-9 PM
Location: 1109 American Legion Rd. Salisbury Md
Description: American Legion Post 64 Bike Night. Every Tuesday weather permitting. Live music by Lime Green. Cornhole, outside bar, food made to order, 50/50, beer specials.
For more information contact: Johnny Jones 410.749.9814 or visit www.legion64.org/
Saturday, May 2
12th Annual Rap Pond Get in Gear Family Bike Rally.:
Get the family together for the annual event for the enitre family. Sussex Safe Kids will be running a Bike Safety Rodeo during registration, with t-shirts for all entries, raffles, entertainment and more. For more info visit
www.trappondpartners.com. Reg 9-10a, rally promtly at 10>30a.
Sunday, 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
Saturday, May 9
It's the Eastern Shore’s largest bingo cash prize event, returns to the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center on Saturday, May 9. Doors open at 5 p.m. for early bird games and regular games begin at 7:30 p.m. Admission to Bingomania includes all regular and special games, including the Jumbo Jackpot Game. Regular game payouts are $500 while special games will pay out $1000. The Jumbo Jackpot Game pays a maximum of $10,000 depending upon attendance.You can increase your chances of winning and help a local food bank at the same time by bringing three non-perishable food items to the game. Those that do will receive three additional cards for the first early bird game.
Tickets are $45 per person in advance and $55 per person at the door, additional fees may apply. All proceeds benefit the Mardela Middle and High School Bands. For more information contact the Mardela Band-Aides at 410-677-5170.
Saturday, May 16
21st Annual Walk for the Animals:
–May 16, 2015
Visit our Walk for Animals link to help us with our 21st Annual Walk. Start gathering donations/pledges now!! Enjoy demonstrations, music, arts and crafts and see who is availab le to take hoe and become your new best friend. www.hswc.org
Sunday, 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
Thursday, May 21
NAMI MD Lower Shore:
Time: Mondays & Thursdays 6:30p - 9p
Location: Worcester Family & Youth Center, Berlin, MD
Description: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Maryland Lower Shore is sponsoring the NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program specifically for the families and friends of persons diagnosed with serious mental illness.
The 12-class, 6-week course covers mental illnesses, basic medication information, coping skills, communication techniques, recovery, self-care and more. Starts April 13, 2015. Classes held Mondays & Thursdays for 6 weeks. Registration required.
For more information contact: Carole Spurrier 410-208-4003 or visit www.nami.org/MSTemplate.cfm?Section=Homepage123&Site=NAMI_Lower_Shore&Template=/ContentManagement/HTMLDisplay.cfm&ContentID=173129
Saturday, May 23
Time: 08:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Mary Mother of Peace church, 30839 Mt. Joy Rd., Millsboro, DE
Description: Chance to win $1,000 in raffle, craft vendors, strawberry desserts, bake sale, light lunch
Proceeds Benefit: Bishop Burke Council Columbiettes
For more information contact: Bonnie at 302-280-5795
Saturday, June 6
Endeavor Lodge #17:
Time: 9 am - 3pm
Location: Rt1 and Rt.5 Milton, Delaware
Description: Annual Car,Truck, Tractor and Motorcycle Show.
$10/Entry. Rain-Date 6/7/15. Goody Bags, Dash Plaques, Door Prizes, Auction.
Proceeds Benefit Home of the Brave. Grand Prize Official Judges, Top Awards Participant Judging. Call or email for more information. Endeavorlodgecarshow@yahoo.com
Proceeds Benefit: Home of the Brave of Milford
For more information contact: Rick 302-381-6817 or Mandy 302-841-1826
Sunday, June 7
Saturday, June 13
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, email@example.com or visit rehobothvegfest.org/
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