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 • OCT. 5

Delaware Housing Coalition Sussex Housing Group public meeting: 4:30-7 p.m., Millville Fire Hall. Sussex County’s Comprehensive Planning Process is underway; visit sussexplan.com. Contact Brandy B. Nauman at 855-7779 or bnauman@sussexcountyde.gov for more information.

The Stockley Auxiliary 100th Anniversary: 1-3 p.m., Stockley Center, 26351 Patriots Way, Georgetown. Entertainment and refreshments.For information and reservations, call 947-2640

Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery monthly nutrition class: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Nanticoke’s Miller Building, 121 S. Front St., Seaford. Provides education to new surgical (bariatric) weight loss patients. For more information or to reserve a class, call Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery at 536-5395. For more information, visit www.nanticokeweightloss.org.

Flu shot clinic: 2-7 p.m., Long Neck United Methodist Church. A pharmacist and staff from Long Neck Walgreens will be on the campus to administer the flu vaccine. Many insurances cover the cost of the shots. If uninsured, the cost is $31.99. For more information, call the church office at 945-9453.

The “Sea Purls” Chapter of The Knitting Guild Association meeting: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., CHEER Community Center, Georgetown. Lunch is available. New members always welcome. For more information, call Diane at 228-0235.

Autism Delaware Lewes Parent Coffee Hour: 9:30 a.m., Sleep Inn, 18451 Coastal Highway, Lewes. Parents, caregivers, grandparents are welcome. For more information, contact dafne.carnright@delautism.org.

 

THURSDAY • OCT. 6

Beebe Healthcare Fall RN Job Fair: 4-6:30 p.m., Sunshine Café, Beebe Main Campus, 424 Savannah Road, Lewes. For all the open positions at Beebe Healthcare, go to www.beebehealthcare.org/career-opportunities. Apply online, by calling 645-3336, or via email to employment@beebehealthcare.org.

Kick Off Fall Lunch: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Upper Crust, 7 E. Market St., Georgetown. Philip Brown, founder of “Kody’s Kids,” will discuss the group. Kody will be available to photos from 12:30-1 p.m. For more information, visit www.kodyskids.org/kody-obear.

American Library Association Notable Books Discussion: 10 a.m. to noon, Lewes Public Library. Sponsored by AAUW Coastal-Georgetown Branch. The group will discuss “The Wright Brothers” by David McCullough. All readers welcome. For more information, call Laura 332-0340.

Public bingo: 7 p.m., Indian River Senior Center, 214 Irons Ave., Millsboro. Featuring a $250 Jackpot Special and “Cookie Jar.” The kitchen will be open. Admission: $15. For more information, call 934-8839.

Autism Delaware Kent/Sussex Bounce Night: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Hopping Good Time, Camden. Cost: $8 per bouncer. Toddler through middle school ages are welcome.  For more information and to register, contact gail.hecky@delautism.org.

 

FRIDAY • OCT. 7

Aging Gracelessly – 50 Shades of Fay: 8 p.m., The Milton Theatre. Rife with Fay’s signature humor and quick wit, this one woman tour de force reminds us that nothing is ever so horrible if it’s worth the stories you can tell. For tickets, call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

Millsboro Lions Fritter Shack: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (or sold out), PNC Bank Parking Lot, Millsboro. Featuring oyster fritters, crabcakes, soft shell crabs.

Delmarva Christian School Annual Student Scholarship Banquet: 6:30 p.m., Delmarva Christian High School, 21777 Sussex Pines Road, Georgetown. The event features food, fellowship, DCS student performances and guest speakers – former Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles baseball players, David and Jason Benham. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Visit www.dcsbanquet.com for reservations and tickets, $25 each. For more information, contact Justin Savini or Susan Gum at 856-4040.

Possum Point Players “Into the Woods”: also Oct. 8, and 9, Possum Hall, Georgetown. Friday and Saturday shows: 7:30 p.m. Sunday show: 2 p.m. All seats are reserved and tickets are $23 for adults and $22 for students and senior citizens. To purchase tickets, call 856-4560, or visit www.possumpointplayers.org.

Beebe Medical Center Auxiliary general meeting: 11:30 a.m., Lewes Library. Come out and have lunch, see the new library. Plus, door prizes and a raffle.

 

SATURDAY • OCT. 8

Total Woman’s Conference: Empowering the Wise and Well Woman: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Delaware Technical Community College Campus, 21169 College Drive, Georgetown. This free, educational conference will offer women an overview on what it means to lead a healthy lifestyle with an emphasis on breast health, nutrition, exercise, financial fitness and stress management. The program will include informative workshops, lunch, and free health screenings for participants. Free for attendees. Registration is required. Visit bit.ly/wiseandwell or call 778-1102 to register. For more information, contact Migdalia Garduno at mgarduno@debreastcancer.org or visit www.debreastcancer.org.

2nd Annual SoDel Fest 2016 – A Celebration of Wine, Food and Music: Noon to 4 p.m., Independence Hall & Grounds, 23767 Samuel Adams Circle, Millsboro. Presented by Creative Coastal Connections Corp and hosted by SoDel Concepts. Featuring an afternoon of food, beer and wine samplings and food pairings, cooking demos, a nationally recognized musical line-up, and is headlined by Guest Chef Robbie Jester, the Delaware Chef. Benefits Food Bank of Delaware and Children & Families First, with a secondary beneficiary: Rotary International’s Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Tickets start at $75 per person and the 100 point wine tasting is $65 per person. For more information, visit www.SoDelFest.com.

Monster Mash Murders Dinner Theatre: 7 p.m., The Milton Theatre. Halloween meeting of ghouls turns “deadly” – all the little monsters come out, along with the princesses and super heroes of the more modern world. Catering by Hobos of Rehoboth. For tickets, call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

Millsboro Lions Fritter Shack: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (or sold out), PNC Bank Parking Lot, Millsboro. Featuring oyster fritters, crabcakes, soft shell crabs.

Beebe Healthcare Family Fun Festival: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., also Oct. 9, on the grounds behind the Lewes School. This public celebration of Beebe Healthcare’s 100th Anniversary will feature live music, food trucks, and activities for all ages. Tickets are $5 for adults (a 2-day wristband). Kids 12 and under are free. All kids get a free gift at the door. Beebe team members and volunteers are free with their Beebe badges. For more information, go to www.beebehealthcareevents.org or call 644-2900.

A Remembering Rosedale Beach – A Iconic African American Experience 1930-1960s performance: 11 a.m., Sussex Academy, 21150 Airport Road, Georgetown. Experience the rise and fall of one of Delaware’s iconic African American 20th century retreats for filling the people’s spiritual social and entertainment needs.  Enjoy the music of regular guests like Duke Ellington, Lionel Hampton, Ray Charles and more. Free and open to the public.  For more information, call Don Blakey at 697-4723.

Bring Back Summer Luau: 7-11 p.m., Millville Firehouse. Featuring a pig roast with wine, beer, soft drinks, entertainment, silent auction, Chinese auction, and 50/50. Benefits mesothelioma research. Tickets purchased in advance are $25. Contact Denise Santa Barbara 228-9646 or deniseMSB@aol.com.

Dog Rescue Adoption Event: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Millville Pet Stop Adoption Center, 35167 Atlantic Ave., Millville.

The “French Table,” an informal group, luncheon: Pilot Town Fish Company, Cave Neck Road, Milton. Anyone interested in French conversation and culture is invited to participate in this Dutch treat luncheon. To attend call 226-0620.

Quarter Auction: 11 a.m., Grace United Methodist Church, Mulligan Hall, Georgetown. Food will be available for sale. Cost: $5. Bring quarters. Call Pat at 253-0082.

 

SUNDAY • OCT. 9

All-you-can-eat buffet style breakfasts: 7:30-11 a.m., Indian River Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, main station No. One on Oak Orchard in Millsboro. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 5-12; kids under five are free of charge. Proceeds benefit the Indian River Ladies Auxiliary. For more information, contact Linda 945-8430 or Tammy 841-3697.

Annual Walk to Remember: 2 p.m., George H. P. Smith Park, Blockhouse Pond, Lewes. Sponsored by Beebe Healthcare Perinatal Loss Support Services. The walk is open to families and the community as a means to recognize pregnancy loss. Registration for the half-mile walk begins at 1:30 p.m. A short memorial service will take place. For more information about the walk, to preregister, or to provide contributions, contact Terri Wyatt at Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Healthcare by calling 645-3251.

 

MONDAY • OCT. 10

Milton Theatre Artist Showcase: 8 p.m., The Milton Theatre. An evening of live original music featuring performers and acts from across the region. Cash bar. Doors 7:30 p.m. A pay what you can event. For tickets, call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

Beebe Healthcare’s Tunnell Cancer Center’s open house celebration: 5:30-7:30 p.m., 18947 John J. Williams Highway, Rehoboth Beach. Three medical oncologists have recently joined the staff of Beebe Healthcare’s Tunnell Cancer Center. Come and meet them, and reacquaint yourself with other team members. Register for this free event at tunnellcancercentercelebration.eventbrite.com.

 

TUESDAY • OCT. 11

Mooncat Comedy Open Mic: 8:30 p.m., The Milton Theatre. Uncensored and out there. Cash bar. This is a pay what you can event. Doors 8 p.m. For tickets call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

Millsboro Lions general meeting: 6:45 p.m., Ocean Grill, Long Neck Road, Millsboro.

Cash Bingo: 7 p.m., Milton Fire Department. Hosted by the Milton Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and games will start at 7 p.m. There will be door prizes and concessions will be available for purchase. You must be 18 to attend. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door.  Call 684-4086 to reserve your tickets.

Chicken Salad Sale: 5:30-8 p.m., Milton Fire Department. Cost: $8.50 per pint. To place an order, call 684-4086 and leave a message with your name, phone number and the number of containers. Deadline to purchase: Thursday, Oct. 6. Pre-orders only.

 

WEDNESDAY • OCT. 12

Nature Through a Lens – Photographing the Hook: 8 a.m., Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Milton. Participants will select a location on the refuge and photograph plants, wildlife, and landscapes every month. Bring your own camera or borrow one from the refuge. Meet in the refuge auditorium. Preregistration is required; call the refuge office at 684-8419 or email balldel@comcast.net.

Weight loss seminar: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Medical Staff Conference Room at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford. For more information  on Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery, visit www.nanticokeweightloss.org or call 536-5395.

 

THURSDAY • OCT. 13

Kiss the Sky – Jimi Hendrix Tribute: 8 p.m., The Milton Theatre. A full band Hendrix experience you will never forget. For tickets, call 684-3038 or visit miltontheatre.com.

CHEER’s Run/Walk/Stroll event Sweatin’ for our Seniors: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., CHEER Community Center, Sand Hill Road, Georgetown. The event will also feature a health fair, live music, light food and drink. Participants can run/walk/stroll any time between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Preregistration forms are available at the CHEER Community Center or by calling Dave Tidwell at 854-2888.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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