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Healthy Kids Day 5k & Walk

Join Charlie's Crew for the YMCA's Healthy Kids Day 5K and Walk with proceeds benefiting The Healthy Kids Day Community Event!

Oct 2013

119 events loaded in this month
10/1/13 - 10/1/13

Walk-n-Talk Tour through Trolley Square

Start at TheDCH gardens. Visit four sustainable public green streetscapes. Return to TheDCH for an educational lecture NorthCreek Nurseries horticulturalists on the benefits of using native plants. Contact: 302-658-6262 or
10/3/13 - 10/29/13

Autumn Artist: 4-week class Pastels en Plein Air

outdoors in the spirit of plein air painters and learn pastel techniques in this creative series. Tuesdays, October 8, 15, 22 & 29, 9 – 11:30 a.m. Come with mobile supplies and an intrepid attitude. Materials list provided upon registration.
10/4/13 - 10/5/13

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

The Schwartz Center is proud to present the 2nd annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration! We would like to invite all to come celebrate this special two-day event with a weekend of food, music, film, and fun.
10/4/13 - 10/4/13

Mary Coty’s “Off the Beaten Path” art show

Mary is inspired by the natural world and her interpretations reveal a quite meditative focus of deep complex colors in the landscape. Venue: Delaware Center for Horticulture. Contact: 302-658-6262 or
10/4/13 - 10/5/13

Dayan Aldana Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Friday, October 4th at 7 pm Concert Event featuring Peruvian Singer and Dancer, Dayan Aldana and Latin American Ensemble, Saturday, October 5th at 1pm - 7pm Image Hands of Harvest 7pm Adrian Muys, Filmmaker and speaker
* 10/4/13 - 11/3/13

Oxford Arts Alliance Decorator Showhouse

Come see an architecture gem, located in the prestigious Westover Hills neighborhood of Wilmington! The home and gardens have been thoughtfully designed into Delaware's premier Showhouse. For more information:
10/5/13 - 10/26/13

Hayrides at Hagley

On Saturdays in October, families can take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard. Visitors can see a gunpowder explosion, the roll mill in action, and working nineteenth-century machines.
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

Oktoberfest Blue Jean Ball with Iron Hill Brewery

An evening of Oktoberfest-themed foods prepared by Iron Hill Brewery and students from The Culinary School at the Food Bank of Delaware. Live entertainment with Club Phred and a silent auction! To purchase tickets ($65/ticket) please call (302)444-8074.
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

Grace Episcopal Church Flea Market

Outdoor Flea Market (4900 Concord Pike) featuring vendors, garage sale items, crafters, Bake Sale, Used Books, and Food. Rain Date: 10/12. Rent a space for $20. Visit website for registration form.
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

3rd Annual “Bark on the Boards”

The Delaware Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals will host an afternoon of “dog-gone” good fun for individuals, families and canines at the 3rd Annual “Bark on the Boards” fundraising walk on Saturday, October 5, 2013. The event is sponsored by Browseabout Books. The afternoon includes dog contests – including a bikini contest –a disc dog demonstration, games, refreshments, kids’ activities, and more. Registration begins at 10:30 am in Lake Gerar Park. Advance registration is $20 for adults (before October 3) and $25 the day of the event. Children ages 6-16, accompanied by an adult, are $5; those 5 and under are free. Pre-register online at
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

Canton UMC Golf Outing

3rd Annual Golf Outing to benefit the Canton UMC. I have flyer that I can send with details if you give me a contact. Thank you.
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

Fall Festival

Fall Festival 9a.m-2p.m ...Don't miss this one! Vendors/white elephant/food/bake table
10/5/13 - 10/6/13

Parish Drive for the Poor & Needy

The fall 2013 Parish drive for the poor and needy will be held Sat. & Sun. October 5-6th at St Margaret of Scotland Church on Frazer Rd at Rt. 40 in Glasgow. Donations will be accepted Sat. from 5p - 7p and Sunday 8a-12p. For more information please call 302-834-0225.
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

UD Women's Ice Hockey Breast Cancer Night

Delaware Women's Ice Hockey will hold their 3rd annual Breast Cancer Awareness game they will take on UofMaryland with proceeds going towards the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition. Game starts at 3:15pm
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

Fall Festival

Holly Oak Calvary United Methodist Church annual Fall Festival. Vendors,white elephants,bake table and food. 1511 Philadelphia Pike Holly Oak Sat Sept 5th 9-2 Rain date Sat Sept 12th
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

C.E.R.T.S Benefit Concert

C,E,R,T,S, Adult Action Center in New Castle & Kent Counties will be holding a benefit concert with Justin Hines and featuring Ash & Bloom at Cheswold Vol Fire Dept Hall, 371 Main St, Cheswold on Sat., Oct 5 at 7:00 pm. Justin Hines is donating all his expenses for the benefit concert and we need help letting people know about the event. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

Roast Beef Dinner and Dessert Bar

The Elkton Presbyterian Church in Elkton, MD is hosting a Roast Beef Dinner and Dessert Bar, Saturday, October 5th from 3:30 – 7:00 PM. Adults – $14.00 Children 6-12 – $5.00 Children (5 & under) – free Takeouts Available. For more info call the church office at 410-398-4691 Monday –Friday, 9:00 -3:00.
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

4th Annual New England Style Clambake

Come join us during our 4th Annual New England Style Clambake! Proceeds benefit All The Difference, Inc. Saturday, October 5th, 5:30 to 10:30 pm at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Wilmington. Dinners are $70 per person ($75 at the door). Tickets may be purchased online at or call 302-478-0600."
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

2nd annual Miles for Miracle Memory Walk

Miracle for Mateo is presenting its 2nd annual Miles for Miracle Memory Walk and Fun Run at 9:00 am Saturday, October 5th at Riverview Beach Park in Pennsville, NJ. Help support families (in the Tri-State area) with children battling life threatening illnesses (and going through lengthy hospitalizations). For more info:
* 10/5/13 - 11/3/13


A beloved musical with a record breaking Broadway run returns to Delaware Children's Theatre! Don't miss our popular season opening fundraiser. All shows Saturday and Sunday 2 pm.
10/5/13 - 10/5/13

Delaware Women's Ice Hockey Team

The university of Delaware women's ice hockey team is holding its annual breast cancer game this year at the Fred Rust Arena on October 5, 2013 at 3:15 facing off against the Maryland Terps. The Delaware breast cancer coalition will be in attendence setting up 2 information tables. All proceeds go towards breast cancer research.
10/6/13 - 10/6/13

Tails Around the Tower

Delaware Humane Association presents Tail Around the Tower, the 23rd Annual Walk for the animals.This year animal lovers and DHA supporters will again be gathering for DHA’s biggest fundraiser of the year. October 6, 2013 from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm at Rockford Park in Wilmington, DE. To learn more and register for the Walk, visit
10/6/13 - 10/6/13

Walk for Hunger

The Allegheny Valley Association Churches Annual Walk for Hunger will be Oct 6, 2013 at 1:30PM. Registration and the Walk begins at Wendy's Heights Plaza parking lot. To Walk or Donate please call 724-226-0606. Walk benefits AVAC Food Bank.
10/6/13 - 10/6/13

Peter and the Wolf Free Family Concert

“Peter and the Wolf”, by Sergio Prokofiev, will be performed by the Newark Symphony Orchestra and the Delaware Dance Company on Sunday, October 6, at 3 PM at the Independence School, 1300 Papermill Road, Newark, Delaware. Free.
10/6/13 - 10/6/13

Newark Symphony Orchestra, Free Family Concert

Peter and the Wolf. Performed with Delaware Dance Company. Plus Jesu Strings. Instrument Petting Zoo, and much more! 3 PM at The Independence School, 1300 Paper Mill Road, Newark DE
10/7/13 - 10/7/13

2013 Dancing for Babies

Dancing for Babies benefits the March of Dimes, DE Chapter. Monday, October 7 The Sheraton South. Come out and vote for your favorite couple! Doors open at 6:00PM, dancing begins at 7:00PM.
10/8/13 - 10/29/13

Autumn Garden Artist: Pastels en Plein Air

Work outdoors to learn pastel techniques in a creative 4 week series taught by professional artist Donna Cusano. Learn to capture the natural world's color and light by observing the intimate spaces. Contact: 302-658-6262 or
10/8/13 - 10/8/13

Fall Lecture at Hockessin Library

A program on Native American Indian pottery. Origins of this type of pottery, and how it was made will be discussed. The presentation will also cover decorating and firing techniques, and where this type of pottery can be seen today.
10/8/13 - 10/8/13

Guest Bartending for the Alzheimer's Association

Hosted by the Delaware Elder Law Center, this event is at BBC Grill and Tavern in Greenville,DE. All tips go towards helping to find a cure for those with Alzheimer's. We will have games, raffles and 50/50's.
10/8/13 - 10/8/13

Dine at Friendly's to end PKD

Dine at Friendly's Family Night between 5-9 pm and 10% of all sales goes to the PKD Foundation for PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease) research. For more info, email
10/9/13 - 10/9/13

Eleganza 2013

Eleganza 2013, a Luncheon and Fashion Show featuring Neiman Marcus designs. Prize drawings include a 5-hour Hudson River dinner cruise on the yacht "Brianna" for you and 17 guests! (with transportation)
10/9/13 - 10/9/13

Kent County Foster Parent Information Night

Recruitment & training of foster parents.Kent County info session,2nd Wednesdays of month, Barratt Bldg,821 Silverlake Blvd,Dover, 5:30pm-7:30pm.302-725-3078. In other counties,call 1-800-464-HELP.
10/10/13 - 10/10/13

Stock Up For Seniors

Stock up this fall on premier kitchenware essentials while supporting Delaware’s homebound seniors at Stock Up For Seniors. October 10th at the Emile Henry Warehouse in New Castle, DE. Shop top brands up to 80% off regular pricing.
10/10/13 - 10/10/13

A.G.Waters Middle School/Middletown/5 K

5k walk/run/relay for the entire family. Registration is $15.00. To benefit school's PBS events. Health Care Vendors-free give-aways and raffles. Food & music. Time: 5:30 pm
10/10/13 - 10/10/13

3rd Annual Quota Girls Night Out Fundraiser

@ Hockessin Memorial Hall, 6PM-9PM . Tickets are $20 & include Heavy Hors d'Oeuvres, Non-alc Drinks, Desserts. Cash Bar Avail. Shop your favorite jewelry, clothing, cosmetics, bakery vendors & more. For Tickets call Sue Mays (302)994-7533 or 893-0800
10/10/13 - 10/31/13

October is Pit Bull Awareness Month

October is Pit Bull Awareness Month, aimed at bringing positive awareness and attention to the American Pit Bull Terrier, an often misunderstood and maligned breed. In celebration of Pit Bull Awareness Month, the Delaware SPCA is running an adoption special. Pay the Day! Your adoption fee equals the day of the month! (A pit bull adopted on October 12th = $12.)Special applies for all dogs 6 months and older. Visit our Stanton or Georgetown shelter to meet some of these great dogs.
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Wilm 5K Walk

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk is a powerful opportunity to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness breast cancer risk, and raise money for breast cancer research and services.
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

Wilmington Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

The fight to end breast cancer starts with a single step. Take that step with us at the American Cancer Society Making Strides of Wilmington, DE Run/Walk Visit
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

American Legion Stahl Post 30 Vendor & Craft Show

This is our 3rd Vendor & Craft Show & a fundraiser for our new building. We will have several vendors, crafters & baked goods. Please feel free to invite your friends and family to join us for a fun-filled day of shopping & winning.
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

Leukemia & Lyphoma Society Light The Night Walk

4:30pm at Frawley Statium Light The Night Walk events are evenings filled with inspiration. Walkers with illuminated balloons - white for survivors, red for supporters and gold in memory of loved ones lost to cancer
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

Walk to End Alzheimer's at Grove Park

Every 68 seconds, someone in the U-S develops Alzheimer’s disease. “Do a Little Big Thing,” and “Walk to End Alzheimer's,” Saturday, October 12th at Grove Park in Rehoboth. To register, call 1-800-272-3900.
10/12/13 - 10/13/13

6th Annual Boy Scout Troop 283 Fall Fest

Visit Troop 283's Fall Festival October 12th&13th on the grounds of St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Saturday 10am-7:00pm and Sunday 9:00am-3:00pm! Tons of activities,homemade food, pumpkin patch and baked goods.
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

Troop 283s 2nd Annual Haunted Hayride

Haunted hayrides depart St Margaret of Scotland Church every 30 minutes from 7-9:30pm. Family-friendly scares&bonfire with snacks. Cost $8 in advance and $10 at door. Recommend making advance reservations 302-832-1337 or
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

Concord Township Recycling Day

8am-10am only Concord Township Garage 675 Smithbridge Rd. Glen Mills, Pa 19342 Electronics Recycling, paper shredding, clothing & household goods. For more info go to our website:
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

Delaware Military Heritage Day

Held at Fort DuPont in Delaware City from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, DE Military Heritage Day features reenactments encampments and artillery firing demonstrations. The day includes tours of Fort DuPont grounds.
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

Bethel Founder's Day

Free festival from 10-3 p.m. at Bethel Hose Co., 3737 Foulk Road. Colonial crafts demonstration, kids crafts, antique cars, antiques dealers, basket raffles, bake table and food. House tour from 3-6 p.m.
10/12/13 - 10/12/13

BBW Dinner and Bowling Party

BBW and Admirers Delaware state chapter will be hosting a dinner bowling party.Dinner at 7pm Border Cafe Newark De Bowling at Prices Lane on Kirkwood Highway.For more info please contact Larry at 609-870-8853 email
10/13/13 - 10/13/13

2013 Wilmington Kidney Walk

The NKF Kidney Walk is an inspiring community fundraiser that calls attention to the prevention of kidney disease and the need for organ donation. Family fun and check-in: 8:30 am Walk begins: 10:00 am
10/13/13 - 10/13/13

Fire Prevention and Open House

Fire Prevention and Open House Fire trucks and Equipment on display Vehicle Rescue Demonstration Fire Suppression Workshops Concessions, Giveaways, and much more
10/13/13 - 10/13/13

Zero Prostate Cancer Run - Delaware 2013

Brandywine Urology and Zero Prostate Cancer present the Zero Prostate Cancer Run - Delaware. 5K run at Brandywine Park Sun Oct 13 2013 at 9am. Proceeds benefit prostate cancer research & local programs.
10/13/13 - 10/13/13

Dogtopia Dog Adoption Event

Seven area rescues will be participating in the dog adoption event...enjoy complimentary refreshments, vendors, a pet photographer, demo by K9Camp Training and a Charity Dog Wash! Fun for all!!!! See you there!
10/16/13 - 10/16/13

Be Our Guest Meet Our Best

Free community event hosted by Crozer Keystone surgical center at Brinton Lake.Attendees will enjoy food, prize drawing and an opportunity to interact with physicians
10/17/13 - 10/17/13

Sustainable Site Day Trip to nearby Southeast PA

Visit a green roof & living wall at Dansko Corporate Headquarters, a sustainable home and garden in Kennett, PA and sustainable plants and operations at Northcreek Nurseries in Landenberg, PA. Contact: 302-658-6262 or
10/17/13 - 10/17/13

Concord Township Senior Citizens Expo

10:am to 1:pm @ BYC Gymnasium, 41 Thornton Road, Glen Mills, PA 19342 Senior Citizen Expo see our website
10/18/13 - 10/18/13

Zion Fall Festival Dinner

Complete Italian Dinner with entertainment @ 6:30pm Cost - $12 adults, $9 children (3-12) and under 3 FREE. Call for tickets (302) 658-5288. Zion Lutheran Church, 2101 Lancaster Ave, Wilm, 19805
10/18/13 - 10/18/13

Mount Aviat Dinner Auction

Let’s Luau on October 18 at 6 p.m. Appetizers and dinner from Chesapeake Inn. Cash bar. Silent and live auctions. Tickets $60 each. Visit: or 410-398-2206 ext. 213 or
10/18/13 - 10/18/13


CHILD INC, the leading non-profit agency dedicated to serving abused, neglected and dependent children and victims of domestic violence is celebrating its’ 50th year Anniversary on October 18th from 6pm to 9pm at the Wilmington Country Club. Tickets are available to the public for $50. For information call 302-762-8989.
10/18/13 - 10/27/13

Shakespeare / Poe

Spend a night with two masters of the macabre – William Shakespeare and Edgar Allan Poe. DSF actors will read selections perfect for the Halloween season from the plays of Shakespeare and the poems and short stories of Poe.
10/19/13 - 10/20/13

Hagley Craft Show

This artisans’ marketplace brings talented artisans from the Mid-Atlantic area to display and sell fine arts and crafts. This premier show will feature works in wood, pottery, jewelry, fibers, metal, and other media.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Classic Car & Street Rod Show

Fundraiser for Cancer Support Community DE Kreutz Creek Vineyards & Winery 553 S. Guernsey Road, West Grove, PA 11 AM - 3 PM Rain Date Sunday, October 20, 2013 FREE ADMISSION
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

PAWS for People 5th Annual Wag-n-Walk & 5K Run

Run/walk with your dog individually or as a team. Leashed dogs welcome. Food, refreshments, music, vendors, games. Cost: $20 thru 10/12; $25 after. Register: or 302-351-5622. Proceeds support PAWS programs/services.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Unlocking The History Of An Old House

Ever want to learn more about an old house, but didn’t know how? Learn the introductory steps to researching that old house down the road or maybe one in the family. Register at 302-731-7550. Program begins at 2pm.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Zion Fall Festival

Exciting Fall Festival with many children's outdoor activities, baked items, homemade soups, pre-owned treasures, food Ice cream sundaes and activities FREE to ALL children. Hours 9-3. Zion Lutheran Church, 2101 Lancaster Ave, Wilm, 19805
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Celebrating 25 Years of Westside Family Healthcare

TheArt of Caring: Celebrating 25 Years of Westside Family Healthcare is Saturday, October 19th at the Delaware Art Museum in Wilmington. This special anniversary event will begin at 6:00 PM at the Delaware Art Museum. Guests will enjoy an evening of art and entertainment featuring live music, wine and craft beer tastings provided by FranksWine, live and silent auctions, and open art exhibits. For more information or to register for this event, please go to
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Ebenezer 2nd Fall Festival

Crafters, vendors, silent auction, Ebenezer United Methodist Church 525 Polly Drummond Rd Newark De. 10:00am---3pm. OCTOBER 19.2013
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Delaware Quilt Documentation Project

Owners of quilts made before 1950 are encouraged to bring their quilts to the next session of the which will take place on Saturday, Oct. 19th, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Blue Ball Barn,1914 West Park Drive.The Delaware Quilt Documentation Project is designed to record the state's rich tradition of quilt-making and to help preserve its legacy for future generations.For more info 302-368-8423.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Pressley Ridge Treatment Foster Care

City of Dover’s Downtown Partnership Pressley Ridge Treatment Foster Care is set to host its first 5K on October 19th, 2013. All proceeds from the 5K will benefit disadvantaged youths served by Pressley Ridge. Registration is $25.00 per individual in advance and day of the event registrations available for $30.00 per individual. Donations to Pressley Ridge will also be accepted online as well as the day of the race.For more information
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

2013 Walk For Wishes®

Make-A-Wish® Mid-Atlantic’s 2013 Walk For Wishes® Dover International Speedway Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 11:00a.m – 3:00 p.m.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Fall Out bikes, cars and carts

Bikes cars and carts show to support the residents of The Delaware veterans Home. This years special entry is a team of six sky divers arriving at about 1145am. For further information, contact Denny at 302-242-2232
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Make-A-Wish Walk For Wishes

Walk For Wishes® is a community-wide effort to grant wishes for local children with life-threatening medical conditions. Walk the Monster Mile at Dover International Speedway and enjoy ongoing family-fun festivities.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

36th Annual Oktoberfest

The Dover German American Club is sponsoring its 36th annual Oktoberfest at the Modern Maturity Center Ballroom in Dover, Saturday, October 19 starting at 6 pm. Admission, including dinner, is $25 per person. Authentic German food including Bratwurst, German Potato Salad, Sauerkraut, Sauerbraten, Spaetzle and Red Cabbage. Door prizes a 50/50 and a raffle for a Hummel figurine. For ticket information, please call 302-674-4543.

Amelia's Diabetes Dash

Amelia's Diabetes Dash is a charity event where people come to a park with their bikes and bring a donation for JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation). It will take place at New Garden Township Park in Avondale PA on October 19 at 10:00 AM.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

2nd Chance Childrens Fall Resale Event

Newborn to Jrs, shoes, toys, books, maternity, baby equipment, outdoor toys & more. Gunning Bedford, 801 Cox Neck rd, New Castle,De 7:30am to Noon. Cash and Credit Card Accepted.(302)836-1914 Free Admission. Rain or Shine!!!
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Duel on the Delaware

Over 500 high school students from 6 states will compete in the “Duel on the Delaware” Robotics Competition at Salem Community College’s DuPont Field House in Carneys Point, N.J. Open to the public and free of charge.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Community Kids' Consignment Sale!

October 19th, 8 a.m. - noon Kingsway Regional High School, 213 Kings Hwy, Woolwich, NJ CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED! Rain or shine. Free Admission. All proceeds benefit Salem County Christian Academy., or 877-675-7222 Ext. 102.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Castaway Cats Adoption Day

Castaway Cats(a non-profit 501c3)cat rescue is hosting an adoption at the Pet Valu in Kennett Square on Route 1 on Saturday 10/19 12-4. Sorry- no on the spot adoptions-applications must be approved.
10/19/13 - 10/19/13

Fall Alpacafest

A fun free family educational event from 10 am to 5 pm. Come spend a beautiful afternoon on the farm where you will meet & learn all about these gentle & fascinating animals that look like great big teddy bears. You can't help but fall in love with them!
10/19/13 - 10/25/13


10/20/13 - 10/20/13

2013 Philadelphia Area Lymphomathon

Norristown Farm Park, Norristown, PA Join supporters as they walk to raise funds for lymphoma research and education! Lymphomathon is a 5K walk in support of LRF's mission of eradicating lymphoma. Register at
10/20/13 - 10/20/13

Third Annual Bowling Fundraiser

Bowling Fundraiser 1:00-3:30 at Bowlerama on New Castle Ave. Proceeds benefit Pathways to Wholeness. Pathways is a nonprofit organization serving woman in transition in New Castle County. $20. For more info contact Benita Allen at 302-832-6241.
10/20/13 - 10/20/13

Buffet Style Chicken and Dumpling Dinner

Buffet Style Chicken and Dumpling Dinner Dine in: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Take out: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Adults: $11.00 Children: 6-12 $6.00 Children 5 and under: FREE Seniors 62 and older: $10.00 All Take Outs: $11.00 Phone: 652-0986

Inaugural VCA 5K at Hurricane Grill and Wings

5K Run/Walk benefiting Delaware SPCA. Chip timing, Post race refreshments & a free beer for racers over 21. Tech shirts for first 200 registered. Race starts at 11am. Prizes for top Individuals & Team. Sign up at:
10/20/13 - 10/20/13

Fundraiser for the DE Humane Assoc

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10/22/13 - 10/22/13

Workshop: Bare Root Tree Planting & Care

Get your new bare root trees off to a great start when you pick up your tree order by joining us for a tips-and-tricks training class. Tree Pick-up & Pizza/Workshop: 5:00–6:30 pm Contact: 302-658-6262 or
* 10/22/13 - 12/3/13

TodZOOler & PreK Programs (18months – 6 years)

Every other Tuesday. Through age-appropriate crafts, activities, and live animal presentations, kids and grown up can learn and play together! $8 per child/ $7 per adult; $6 per child/adult free for DZS Members.
10/23/13 - 10/23/13

Sustainability - TheDCH Renovation/Expansion Plans

Green, sustainable renovations are under way at TheDCH in Trolley Square. Plans unveiled at the Annual Meeting and Lecture Oct. 23, 6-8:30 p.m. Contact: 302-658-6262 or
10/23/13 - 10/26/13

National Take Back Initiative

VA Medical Center is accepting any unused, unwanted or expired medications for safe disposal. Saturday, October 26, 2013, from 10 AM to 2 PM, Main Enterance of the VA Medical Center, 1601 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington DE 19805
10/24/13 - 10/26/13

Fall Flea Market at Newark Senior Center

The Newark Senior Center is having our annual flea market! We are also in search of volunteers to help set up and clean up this event.The dates for the flea market are, October 24th 5:00pm-7:30pm,October 25th 9:00am-7:30pm,& October 26th 9:00am-12:00pm.
10/24/13 - 10/24/13

Gift of Movement Celebration Dinner & Silent Auction

Meet USA Gold Medalist Paralympian Swimmer Mallory Weggemenn at the Gift of Movement Celebration Dinner & Silent Auction on October 24th, 5:30 - 9 pm at the White Clay Creek Country Club to benefit Yes U Can USA - Center for Adapted Sports, Fitness & Recreation. She has an amazing story to share about triumph and overcoming her disability. First Lady, Carla Markell, will start the evening as our honorary speaker. For ticket information, call 302-286-1399 or visit our website at
10/25/13 - 10/25/13

4th Annual Arthritis Foundation Bone Bash

Join the fun with WJBR's Catey Hill on Friday, October 25th at the Dupont Country Club for the 4th Annual Arthritis Foundation Bone Bash, presented by Hertrich! Festivities kick off at 6:30 pm and include cocktails, seated dinner, silent auction, live music by Best Kept Secret, and more. So get your costume ready and join us for the Halloween Bone Bash to benefit the Arthritis Foundation- a good cause masquerading as a good time. Reserve your place today at
10/25/13 - 10/25/13

Quarter Auction For St. John's Lutheran School

Quarter Auction benefiting the students of St John's Lutheran School in Dover. Event will be held at the Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Bidding starts at 6:30. 1st paddle is $5, each additional is $2. Over 15 vendors will be there.
10/25/13 - 10/25/13

Parents night out

Elsmere Presbyterian church is having a Parents night out "Glow-in-the-dark" dance party for children ages 3-12. Pizza and beverages will be served. Call 998-6365
10/25/13 - 10/25/13

Howl-o-Ween Yappy Hour

The Delaware SPCA's Howl-o-Ween Yappy Hour is Friday, October 25, 5–9 pm at Mike & Nicks in Hockessin. $15 wristband at the door get you great treats: from 6-7pm FREE pizza, soda and Coors/Miller Light draft beer; 7-9pm half price appetizers, $2 Coors/Miller Light draft beer. There will be pet costume contests –best dressed and dog/owner theme, raffles, prizes and more! More information
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

British Invasion Tribute

On the 50th Year Anniversary of The Beatles, we invite you all to come to The Schwartz Center for the Arts and celebrate the great artists of yesterday! More than just The Beatles, The British Invasion Tribute performance is three shows in one!
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

Build a "Pumpkin" Catapault

Visitors will build a catapult out of rubber bands, popsicle sticks, and glue, and use it to launch a “pumpkin” (an orange pom pom). Part of Hagley's new Science Saturdays series, on the fourth Saturdays of the month, in which families will.
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

Ablearts 20th anniversary show

ABLEARTS, Delaware's premier disabled theater company, presents its 20th anniversary performance Saturday, October 26th, 2013 at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Wilmington. For more information, go to
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

British Invasion Tribute

Saturday, October 26th at 7 PM More than just The Beatles, The British Invasion Tribute performance is three shows in one! First, you may hear songs by iconic British groups such as The Zombies, The Moody Blues, Dave Clark Five and Herman's Hermits.
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

DeLaWarr High School All Class Reunion

Buffet, Beer, Wine, Soda Bar , DJ, Dancing DeLaWarr High School classes of 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962 and 1961
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

Body Snatching and Grave Robbing Tales

Come hear the tales and history of the eerie topic of body snatching and grave robbing with Storyteller Ed Okonowicz. The presentation will be accompanied by a slideshow presentation. Register at 302-731-7550. Program begins at 1pm.
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

Goodies & Goblins

Trick or Treat in our 1890s Village & Costume Contest. Judging is from 5pm-6pm. Winners will be announced at 6:15pm. Sponsored by Kiwannis.
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

Practice Without Pressure

Blues Jam will take place Saturday, October 26, 6 p.m-Midnight at the Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts. Six bands will play in six hours. Catering by Texas Roadhouse and drinks are included in the cost - $75 pp and $550 for a table of eight. A Rock the Boat Challenge, which participants can enter for a chance to win a cruise for two on the next Rock Legends Cruise III. The winner will be announced at the benefit.
10/26/13 - 10/26/13


10/26/13 - 10/26/13


Raise money for the Ronald McDonald House of DE. Held at Pleasant Hill Lanes for all kids . $15.00 entry 2 HR BOWLING rental shoe and hot dog soda. Auction also with proceeds to RMH OF DE. Check in 12:30pm .
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

He - Brews Cafe

Come listen to the great music. Sat. Oct.26 at St. Mark's United Methodist Church, 1700 Limestone rd. Wilmington, 19804. Doors open at 6:30pm. Show starts at 7 - 9pm. Performance by Psalt & Light. Coffee and light refreshments served.
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

Seeds of Greatness Bible Church 5K Run/Walk

Join us on Saturday, October 26, 2013 for Break Free! Seeds of Greatness Bible Church's first 5K Run/Walk to benefit Domestic Violence Awareness! There will be prizes and lots of fun! Check in begins at 8:00 am and the race begins at 9:00 am.! Seeds of Greatness is located at 190 Quigley Boulevard, New Castle, Delaware. For more information, please visit our website at SEEDSOFGREATNESS.ORG.
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

King of the whole Elvis tribute show

This show is a benefit.for.the M.O.T senior center. Where: Everett theatre 45 w. Main Street middletown Delaware Times: 12pm and.7pm Cost $10 gm or $20 vip Tickets: call 302-444-7624,
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

Boo at the Brandywine Zoo

During this merry, not scary, Halloween event, trick-or-treat through the zoo at dusk your Halloween costume! Enjoy fun games and learning stations, refreshments, and meet some ‘creepy, crawly critters!’ $2 per child/$4 per adult.
10/26/13 - 10/26/13

HDC's Halloween Party Fundraiser

Location:DanceHDC Shoppes at Louviers Time:6-8pm Ages:3-16 Cost:$10/child Fun,TrickorTreating,and FacePainting. Snacks and Water will be provided. Candy will be given out, but not eaten at the party RSVP&Pre-Payment Required to secure your spot
10/27/13 - 10/27/13

Luncheon & Fashion Show to Benefit American Cancer Society

A luncheon and Fashion Show will be held on Sunday, Ocotber 27th at the Mendenhall Inn. Fabulous lunch with fashion show by Ladies Image, and a silent auction with many Longaberger products and door prizes. Proceeds specifically for breast cancer research. For more info please call 610-274-2404.
10/27/13 - 10/27/13

14th Annual Scott Mackler 5K Run/Walk for ALS

12:30pm @Temple Beth El Newark,De 19808 Register @ 100% proceeds donated to the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of ALS Association Assistive Technology Program
10/27/13 - 10/27/13

E-Racing the Blues 5K 10K run/walk

10K & 5k runs and 5K competitive walk at Riverfront Wilmington featuring DJ, facepainting, refreshments, and t-shirt to first 750 registrants. Register at by 10/22 for discounted price.
10/27/13 - 10/27/13

Music that feed Rock to Hip Hop Tour

Kurtis Blow and Bride Dressed in Black Sunday morning service at Iron Hill Community Church located at 22 Parkway Circle in New Castle Delaware 19720 beginning at 10:30. Followed by a Sunday evening concert at 6pm. Free Admission
10/27/13 - 10/27/13

Newark Symphony Orchestra's Opening Season

NSO opens its 47th season with "Earth & Heaven", works by German composers, Max Bruch & Richard Wagner. All symphony concerts are held at The Independence School in Newark where parking is free. Tickets available at the door.
10/28/13 - 10/28/13

Philadelphia Job Fair - Monday, October 28

Monday, October 28 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Crowne Plaza 4010 City Avenue Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
* 10/29/13 - 12/10/13

Baby and Me Programs (6-18 months)

Through hands-on activities and sensory exploration, we will help foster an early appreciation for our natural world. Held every other Tuesday. $8 per child/ $7 per adult. $6 per child/adult free for DZS Members
10/29/13 - 10/29/13

Join Cub Scouts!

All boys currently in 1st-5th grade are invited to join the Cub Scouts on Tuesday, October 29th, at 6:30pm at any Cecil County Public Elementary School. The fun never stops - go camping, fishing, hiking, build a race car, and shoot a BB gun!
* 10/30/13 - 11/3/13

Sellers Senior Center Fundraiser

Help support the Sellers Senior Center on Duncan Road Sunday, November 3, 2013 beginning at 2:00 pm. Ticket price includes a pasta dinner and raffle tickets for items like a Kindle Fire HD.
* 10/31/13 - 11/2/13

The Miracle Worker

Wilmington Christian School presents its fall drama, The Miracle Worker. “When we do the best we can,” said Helen Keller, “we never know what miracle is wrought in our life or in the life of another.” Tickets $12 at the door. 7 PM all shows.
10/31/13 - 3/27/13

Dining in the Dark

Delaware Association for the Blind presents "Dining in the Dark" a journey of taste, sound and touch. The Blind Excellence Service Tribute will be presented to Governor Markell. Thursday March 27, 2014 call 302-998-5913 to learn more.
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