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Tuesday, September 23
THE 21ST ANNUAL ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FALL GOLF CLASSIC:
TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 23rd, SPONSORED BY CAROUSEL RESORT HOTEL AND CONDOMINIUMS. THE BEAUTIFUL OCEAN CITY GOLF CLUB WILL, AGAIN, BE THE SETTING FOR THIS YEAR’S EVENT WITH ALL PROCEEDS BENEFITING THE ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION.PLAYERS GET A GREAT DAY OF GOLF ON THE SEASIDE OR NEWPORT BAY COURSE, WITH LUNCH AND COCKTAILS, DINNER AND AWARDS FOLLOWING THE EVENT. FANTASTIC PRIZE PACKAGES FOR ALL DIVISION WINNERS AND NEW THIS YEAR, A LIVE AUCTION INCLUDING A TRIP FOR FOUR TO THE ROBERT TREND JONES GOLF CLUB IN GAINESVILLE, VIRGINIA WITH A ROUND OF GOLF. TEAM SPONSORSHIPS AND OTHER SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES ARE STILL AVAILABLE. FOR REGISTRATION OR SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION FOR THE FALL GOLF CLASSIC ON SEPTEMBER 23RD CALL LAURA STEARNS AT ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL (410) 641-9671 OR VISIT ATLANTIC GENERAL DOT ORG.
Wednesday, September 24
The 2014 Marketing & Media Showcase/Salisbury Chamber :
Salisbury Area Chamber to Host the 2014 Marketing and Media Showcase Build up your Business Brand!
Looking for ways to increase your business through marketing? Attend this one-stop shop event! The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce presents the 2014 Marketing and Media Showcase at the LaQuinta Inn & Suites of Salisbury, on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 11:30-1:30pm. All businesses are encouraged to attend to discover the local marketing and media opportunities they can take advantage of. This business to business event is FREE to the public! Media ranges from marketing agencies, radio, television, social media, print, promotional items and more! Lunch will be served along with chances to win door prize.The 2014 Marketing & Media Showcase is sponsored by Comcast Spotlight, Matice, Maxima 900AM, GetNoticed PR and WMDT47.
act Sophia at the Chamber Office at 410-749-0144 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
RSVP at http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society:
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Large Conference Room at Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE
Description: CELEBRATING SEPTEMBER AS BLOOD CANCER AWARENESS MONTH.
The Basics of Blood Cancer: Everything you wanted to know about your Blood Cancer diagnosis but were too afraid to ask
Have you been diagnosed with a Blood Cancer? Now what? This program will cover basic information a newly diagnosed patient needs to know, including treatment side effects, blood tests/count, coping and resources available. This program is intended for patients and their caregivers who have been diagnosed within the last 6-12 months.
Complimentary dinner will be served.
Speakers, Organization, Affiliation:
-Liz West, RN, MSN, OCN, Patient Care Facilitator, Christiana Care Health System
-Danielle Brown, MSW, Hematology Social Worker, Helen F. Graham Cancer Center at Christiana Care Health System
-Panel of Survivors
Pre-registration for this free program is required. To register or for more information, or assistance for people with disabilities or grievances, please contact Michelle Sobczyk, Patient Access Manager at 302.660.4686 or email@example.com
For more information contact: Michelle Sobczyk, Patient Access Manager, 302.660.4686. firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, September 27
Delmar Public Library:
Location: Delmar Fire Dept
Description: Dinner? A show? A good time? Check, check, check!
On Saturday, September 27, Foot Light Productions, Delmarva\'s premiere entertainment group, will present \"The Good, the Sad, and the Ugly,\" a western mystery take off on the old shows like Gunsmoke and The Big Valley, at the Delmar Fire Hall, in support of the Library\'s Building Fund.
Foot Light Productions has been presenting shows across Delmarva for the last 15 years.
Western attire is optional, but prizes will be awarded to the best dressed.
Dinner buffet includes fried chicken and baked ham, mashed potatoes, vegetable, salad, and dessert. Cash bar will also be available. Doors open at 5:30 pm; Dinner at 6 pm, and the show follows at 7 pm.
Tickets are $35 per person and can be purchased at the Library or the library website.
Proceeds Benefit: Delmar Public Library Capital Campaign
For more information contact: Jessica or Susan 302-846-9894 or visit delmarpubliclibrary.org/BuildingNews/DinnerTheaterFundraiser.aspx
Fruitland Ladies Axuillary:
Time: 5:00 p.m until
Location: Fruitland Fire Hall
Description: Quarter Auction
To Benefit the Fruitland Ladies Auxiliary
Saturday September 27, 2014
Fruitland Fire Dept. - 104 West Main St. Fruitland, MD 21826
Doors Open at 5:00pm
Auction at 6:00pm
Admission $5.00 (includes one paddle)~Additional Paddles Available~
$5.00 per extra paddle
50/50 & Food/Beverages for purchase
Buy admission in advance – get ticket for special drawing
For more info call Linda at 410-251-1584
Proceeds Benefit: Fruitland Ladies Auxillary
For more information contact: Linda at 410-251-1584
Grace Episcopal Church Flea Market:
Time: 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: 4900 Concord Pike, Wilmington (across from the Concord Mall)
Description: Outdoor Flea Market with over 90 vendors. (Rain date is Oct. 11) $20/space; registration form at website. Crafts, antiques, collectibles, direct sales vendors, garage sale items, and more. Breakfast and lunch food at church kitchen; church Bake Table.
Proceeds Benefit: Grace Episcopal Church and its outreach programs
For more information contact: Linda Owens, Parish Admin., 302-478-9533 or visit gracedelaware.org
Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk:
Location: Caroline Street at the Ocean City Board Walk
Description: Snow Hill, MD- The Worcester County Health Department and partners including the the American
Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Jesse Klump Memorial Fund, the Worcester County Local
Management Board, Atlantic General Hospital, Life Crisis Center, and the Wicomico County Health
Department announce that the 3rd Annual Out of the Darkness to promote education and awareness.The Suicide Prevention Walk will be held on
September 27, 2014 at 4 Caroline Street and the Ocean City Boardwalk. Registration begins at 9:30 am
and the walk begins at 10 am.
There will be a social after the walk for families, friends, and community supporters at Atlantic United
Methodist Church. If you are interested in creating a team, joining a team, or donating, please visit
http://afsp.donordrive.com/. As of 9/16/14-there is over $20,000 raised online.
(Media Contact: Summer Widmyer 410-632-1100 ext 1211)
Proceeds Benefit: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
For more information contact: Ron Pilling 443-982-2716 or visit afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=2585
Solid Rock Outreach Ministries:
Location: Berlin, MD
Description: PRESS RELEASE
SOLID ROCK OUTREACH MINISTRIES
16 S. Main Street, Suite D
Berlin, MD 21811
Mark your calendars today to be a part of the 1st Annual Unity in the Community Day being celebrated on Saturday, September 27, 2014 in Berlin at both Stephen Decatur and Dr. William Henry Parks. Events include a basketball tournament, raffle, prizes, live music, games, bouncy houses, food and more. The day will begin with the unveiling of an Adopt-A-Highway sign at Rte. 113 and Bay Street, where teen Tymeir Dennis was tragically killed and his brother, Tyheim Bowen, required leg amputation after both were accidentally struck by a state trooper’s vehicle last year. Remaining events will take place both at Henry and Stephen Decatur Parks. Proceeds from this year\'s event will benefit scholarship and medical funds to assist the Bowen family with on-going care. There will be numerous opportunities to give the day of as well as prior to the event. Tax deductible donations may be mailed to Solid Rock Outreach Ministries (c/o Bowen\'s Family Fund) to 16 South Main Street Suite D Berlin, Maryland 21811. Unity in the Community is also a bold call to reduce division across racial, socioeconomic and cultural lines, and to promote that the “Coolest Small Town in America” embraces such a philosophy and way of life. Berlin Mayor Gee Williams will address the crowd and Ed Reid from the Baltimore Ravens is scheduled to attend. Come out for a day of fun, food, and fellowship, and make a difference in Berlin! SOLID ROCK OUTREACH MINISTRIES, led by Senior Pastor, Robert E. Brooks, Jr. is hosting the event and welcomes your support. Contact: Elder Carolyn Francis at admin@SROM.comcastbiz.net or (301)641-6075 and 443-513-4253 Oh how good it is for brethren to dwell together in unity. Psalm 133:1
For more information contact: Elder Carolyn Francis 443-513-4253
Saturday, October 4
POOCH PALOOZA/ presented by Delmarva Unleashed:
Sat. Oct. 4 Frontier Town Campgrounds is GOING TO THE DOGS!!There will be everything from Delmarva Dock Dogs Competition, Cover Model Search, Costume contest,Pie Eating contest, demonstrations, seminars and more. 8:30-a -5:50. For more info call 410-726-7334 or visit poochpalooza.co. Portion of the proceeds benfit the Worcester Co. Humane Socirty in OCean City.
Sunday, October 5
5th Annual CAT COUNTRY/ST. JUDE RIDE FOR RESEARCH:
The Annual Ride For Research, to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is an escorted ride, through Delmarva starting at Rommel's Harley Davidson in Seaford. Join us this year for another exciting ride ending at the beautiful SUICIDE BRIDGE RESTAURANT, on the water, in Hurlock, MD.Registration includes, event T-shirt, a delicious lunch and beverage, 50/50 raffles, auction items, mujsic games and fun..all for a good cause. MARK YOUR CALENDARS and keep checking for registration time and more information.
Tuesday, October 7
Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance!" is coming to SALISBURY!:
Hosted by two live performers, Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance!" offers an up-close, interactive experience that includes dance parties. Elmo uses his imagination to "Do the Robot," Cookie teaches all 'feets' to dance, Abby leads a rhyming game, and Ernie shares the fun of dance with the Sesame Street favorite "Shake Your Head One Time." Favorite friends join the audience on the floor - dancing with fans, not just for them. It's Sesame Street Live like you've never experienced it before! Get the ultimate fan experience with Sunny Seats!
The Sunny Seats package features premium show seating and a pre-show Meet & Greet with two Sesame Street Live friends, including Elmo!
All Meet & Greets start one hour before show time and last 20 minutes. Latecomers may miss the opportunity. Please meet at the Sunny Seats sign in the main lobby. Don't forget your camera!
Thursday, October 9
Soroptimist International of Salisbury :
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Salisbury Moose Lodge Snow Hill RD Salisbury
Description: Soroptimist International of Salisbury will be sponsoring a Bingo - Featuring Baskets, Bags, Bucks and other fabulous prizes. The Bingo will be held October 9, 2014 (Thursday) Salisbury Moose Lodge. Doors Open at 5:30 Bingo begins at 6:30 pm. Tickets $20 in advance or $25 at the door. 20 Games plus 2 coverall. Baskets and Bag items come filled. Multiple games for Cash, 50/50 and Instant Bingo tickets available. Homemade Soups, Sandwiches, Cakes and bake goods available for purchase. Benefiting Local Community Service Projects. Contact Kittys Flowers 410-749-5142, Debbie Jenkins 410-334-2904 or Sue Green (Hebron Savings Bank) 410-749-1185. Must be sixteen or older to attend and at least eighteen to play.
Proceeds Benefit: . Benefiting Local Community Service Projects
For more information contact: Debbie Jenkins 410-334-2904 or visit www.sisalisbury.org
Saturday, October 11
13th Annual Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness:
13th Annual Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness, 3 or 1 mile walk option with lunch afterwards provided by Texas Roadhouse. Walkers are encouraged to bring their canine companions and form a team to help this local breast cancer support group provide free services and support to local breast cancer survivors, their families and friends. Winterplace Park, Salisbury, Saturday, October 11th, 2014 with registration starting at 8:30 am, walk begins at 10:00 am
Women Supporting Women is a local, grass-roots non-profit organization dedicated to providing awareness, education and support to all those who are affected by breast cancer. With no national ties or funding, we rely completely on our community to help us provide free services to our neighbors, friends and families right here on Delmarva. To learn more about WSW, visit www.womensupportingwomen.org or www.facebook.com/womensupportingwomen/delmarva,
D\'Ann Danse Company:
Location: 8415 Rum Ridge Rd, Delmar, MD
Description: D\'Ann Danse Company, will be hosting a yard sale in order to raise funds to participate in the 24th Annual Dance Excellence-International Festival for Young Dancers being held in Los Angeles, CA. Space is available for yard salers and vendors for $20.00. If you do not want to rent a space but have some things you would like to clear out of your home we will take donations. Please call and we will make arrangements to pick it up from you. Rain Date 10/12/14.
For more information contact: Becky 410 251-8853
Wednesday, October 15
Clothing Our Kids:
Time: 12:00 registration 1:00 Scramble start
Location: The Peninsula Golf and Country Club
Description: Where: The Peninsula Golf and Country Club, Millsboro, DE
When: Wednesday, October 15th, 1:pm
We’re seeking Golfers and Sponsors NOW, to partner with us to make this a great golfing experience for all who attend and a profitable fundraiser for “The Kids”
Clothing Our Kids Mission is to improve the lives of at-risk elementary school children by providing them with essential school clothing. In this economy, many children do not have clean, appropriate school clothing. This directly impacts their self-esteem, probability of attending, and ability to achieve. We cannot fix all the problems of these underserved children, our goal is to assist them to receive an equal start in their education and assist them to become successful adults. www.clothingourkids.org
Proceeds Benefit: Clothing Our Kids
For more information contact: Contact Mary Rio email@example.com or visit www.clothingourkids.org
Sunday, October 26
Time: 8 A.M. TILL 2 P.M.
Location: NUTTERS CROSSING GOLF COURSE
Description: 20TH. ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT\\
NUTTERS CROSSING GOLF COURSE
PRICE BY OCT.1ST $270 AFTER OCT1ST $300
INCLUDES GOLF,CART,COFFEE,SODAS,DONUTS,AFTER TOURNAMENT ROASTBEEF DINNER
REGISRATION 8A.M. SHOTGUN START 9:30
FOUR PERSON TEAM MAXIMUM PLAYER HANDICAP 16 MEN 20 WOMEN
DOOR PRIZE 50/50 MULLIGANS WILL BE SOLD
1ST. 2ND. PRIZES FOR NET AND GROSS CLOSEST TO PIN WILL BE AWARDED
Proceeds Benefit: FRUITLAND LIONS COMMUNITY FUND
For more information contact: MURRAY SHORES 410-422-2775
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