Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS: The following is a list of events happening this week in your area. To submit an event, email sussexpost@newszap.com.

 

WEDNESDAY • AUG. 10

Weight loss seminar: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery hosts this free seminar designed to provide education to individuals considering weight loss surgery to help them make informed decisions on whether surgery is an appropriate option. Patients and their spouses, family members or friends are welcome to attend. Registration is not required. For more information visit www.nanticokeweightloss.org or call 536-5395.

Gospel Jam: 7 p.m., Milton Theatre. Join local musicians in this evening filled with gospel and inspirational music. Performers include Novita Hardy, Lesley Eichten, Kate Sumstine, Sara Freih, Michale Shockley, Savannah Shockley, Jeff Evans, and more. Tickets are $5-10. For tickets call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

The Beebe Medical Center Auxiliary Uniform Sale: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunshine Cafe, Beebe Hospital, Savannah Road, Lewes.

 

THURSDAY • AUG. 11

Milton Movies in the Park – “Inside Out”: 8:30 p.m., Milton Memorial Park, on the corner of Union and Chandler Streets, Milton. Hosted by the Milton Chamber of Commerce and Milton Public Library. Movie-goers are encouraged to enjoy dinner at local restaurants and to bring lawn chairs and blankets to the movie.

Stroke caregiver support group: 1:30-2:30 p.m., Seaford Library & Cultural Center, Seaford. Hosted by Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, the one-hour free support group meeting allows stroke caregivers to meet in groups to discuss concerns, providing support and networking in order to make daily routines easier. Refreshments will be provided. Pre-registration is not required. For more information, call 629-6224.

 

FRIDAY • AUG. 12

Mac n’ Brews: 7 p.m., Milton Theatre. Art: Nick Gruber and Orion Cameron. Film: “Manifest Destiny.” Mac n Cheese: Grandpa Mac (extra cost). Four breweries (eight brews): Dogfish Head, Mispillion, Crooked Hammockm TBA. Music: The Sayles. The $10 ticket acts as a beer card with eight 4-ounce tastings. Under age 21: entry is $5. For more information, call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

 

SATURDAY • AUG. 13

Free health fair: 1-5 p.m., First Millsboro Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 30007 Cordrey Road, Millsboro. The fair is free and open to the public. Health screening stations include health-age screening by computer; body fat analysis by scale; hydrotherapy; blood pressure; peak flow meter-lung capacity; chair massage; health counseling; glucose and cholesterol screening; EKGs and bone density test.

The Miracle Angels of Israel U.M. Church annual Charity Mission Yard Sale: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., 20230 Plantation Road, Lewes. All proceeds go toward the Patient Special Needs Fund at the Tunnell Cancer Center, Lewes.

Indoor-Outdoor Flea Market: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Indian River Senior Center, 214 Irons Ave., Millsboro. Vendors welcome. Table rental: $15 and $20 with electric. The kitchen will be open with lunch items. For more information, call 934-8839.

Big Saturday Car Show: registration 8 a.m. to noon, live auction 12:30 p.m., Rickards Auto Body Shop, 28656 DuPont Blvd., Milford. Presented by Millsboro Cruizers. All years, makes, models welcome. Top 50 receive awards, plus best in show. Benefits Home of the Brave II. Featuring 50/50, craft vendors, and food vendors. Day of show registration: $15. Call Cliff Kerr at 853-2381 or Dave Lomas at 766-2773.

The Company Men, a mashup group, to perform: 7 p.m., The Freeman Stage at Bayside. Tickets are $25 for all patrons, including children and infants. To purchase tickets, visit freemanstage.org or call 436-3015. For more information, visit www.thecompanymen.com.

 

SUNDAY • AUG. 14

Spaghetti dinner: 4-7 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 28, Legion Road, Millsboro. Cost is $8 per person and $4 for children age 5 to 9. Menu includes salad, spaghetti and meatballs, dessert and coffee and tea. The public is welcome. For more information call Pauline Law at 947-1605 or visit www.alpost28.com.

All-you-can-eat buffet-style breakfast: 7:30-11 a.m., Indian River Vol. Fire Co. Main Station No. One, 32628 Oak Orchard Road, Millsboro. Open to the public. Adults: $8 each; children 5-12 years of age: $4 each, and children under five are free of charge. For more information, contact Linda at 945-8430 or Tammy at 841-3697.  All proceeds benefit the Indian River Ladies Auxiliary.

Singer Songwriter Series: 7:30 p.m., The Milton Theatre. Featuring: Sol Knopf, Ed Shockley, Keith Mack, and Cliff Hillis. An intimate night featuring four local musicians and a Sposato wine tasting. For more information or tickets, call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

 

MONDAY • AUG. 15

Look Good … Feel Better program: 5 p.m., Cancer Support Community-DE, 18947 John J. Williams Highway, Medical Arts Building at the Beebe Health Campus, Suite 312 in Rehoboth. The program is designed to help women overcome the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. The class is taught by professional cosmetologists and is open to all women undergoing cancer treatment. There is no cost to attend. Register by calling the Cancer Support Community at 645-9150. For more information, visit www.cancersupportdelaware.org.

An Evening at the Hook Lecture Series “Tracking Ospreys in the Age of Silicon: Migration, Ecology, and Conservation”: 7-8 p.m., Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Milton. Join Dr. Rob Birregaard, who is currently the research associate of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, to hear about his fascinating research discoveries on Osprey migration. Free, open to the public. Seating is limited on a first-come, first-serve basis in the refuge’s auditorium. Light refreshments will be available at 6:30 p.m.

 

TUESDAY • AUG. 16

American Library Notable Books Discussion: 1-3 p.m, Selbyville Public Library. Sponsored by AAUW Coastal-Georgetown. The group will discuss “Something Rich and Strange: Selected Stories” by Ron Rash. All readers are welcome. For more information call Ada May at 436-2981.

Meet the Artist – The Painting Divas and exhibit: 12:30-2 p.m., The Upper Crust, 7 E. Market St., Georgetown. Light refreshments will be served. There is no charge for the event.

 

WEDNESDAY • AUG. 17

Kirtan: 6 p.m., The Milton Theatre. Free event. Donations will be taken at the door. Complimentary vegetarian feast. Kirtan is a form of devotional chanting that dates back 5000 years to India. It is a form of Bhakti Yoga (yoga of devotion) and has the power to open the heart. For more information, call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

 

THURSDAY • AUG. 18

Lymphedema support group: 1:30-3 p.m., Seaford Library and Cultural Center, Seaford. Hosted by Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, this free support group is open to anyone affected by lymphedema including patients, caregivers, and relatives. Meetings will consist of a lecture by health care professionals and medical equipment providers followed by refreshments and an open question and answer session or discussion among participants. Registration is required. For more information or to register, contact Robert Donati at 629-6224 or donatir@nanticoke.org.

Sussex County Homeless Coalition meeting: 10-11:30 a.m., Georgetown Presbyterian Church. Susan Kent is the coalition chair and the secretary is Elaine Stepnay.

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