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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!

Apr 2011

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* 4/9/11 - 6/24/11

Dinosaur Jr. to Play Electric Factory

Electric Factory is proud to present Dinosaur Jr. in concert on Friday, June 24th at 8:30PM. Henry Rollins will also interview Dinosaur Jr. Live and special guests OFF! will support. Dinosaur Jr. will perform at Electric Factory located at 421 N. 7th Street Philadelphia, PA. Tickets are $29.50 General Admission, $32 Day of Show and will be available this Saturday, April 9th @ 12PM at ElectricFactory.info, Ticketmaster, charge by phone at 800-745-3000, and The Electric Factory Box Office Mon – Sat 12PM – 6PM. All three original members of Dinosaur Jr., J Mascis, Lou Barlow and Emmett “Murph” Murphy, are touring in June playing their classic album Bug in its entirety. Bug, released in 1988, was the last album released by all three original members before Lou Barlow’s departure from the band. It wasn’t until 2007 that the band recorded a new album together, but nothing speaks to their audience quite like Bug.

Henry Rollins, of Black Flag is going to interview Dinosaur Jr. live on stage. His ex-band mate will be sharing the stage with him that night as well in his punk supergroup, OFF! which is made up of four heavy hitting, punk legends, Keith Morris (Black Flag/Circle Jerks), Dimitri Coats (Burning Brides), Steven McDonald (Redd Kross) and Mario Rubalcaba (Earthless/Hot Snakes/Rocket From the Crypt). They made their live debut at SXSW 2010 and have been rebelling and pushing the limits ever since.
* 4/9/11 - 5/4/11

Stone Sour, Skillet & Art of Dying

Electric Factory is proud to present Stone Sour with special guests Skillet & Art of Dying in concert on Wednesday, May 5th @ 8PM. The American rock band will perform at Electric Factory located at 421 N. 7th Street Philadelphia, PA. Tickets are $29.50 General Admission, $32 Day of Show and will be available this Saturday, April 9th @ 12PM at ElectricFactory.info, Ticketmaster, charge by phone at 800-745-3000, and The Electric Factory Box Office located at 421 N. 7th Street, Mon – Sat 12PM – 6PM.

Stone Sour, the triple-Grammy nominated group has been playing sold-out shows around the planet in support of 2006’s critically acclaimed Come What(ever) May, a sonic blockbuster that entered Billboard’s Top 200 Album Chart at No. 4 and went on to sell more than a half-million copies on the strength of three radio hits, including the No. 1 smash single, "Through Glass.” Billboard hailed the record as “an intense, taut piece of work,” Alternative Press called the group “masters of ass-kicking,” adding,” In a better America, Stone Sour would be the face of American rock,” and Revolver magazine gave the disc four stars and praised the quintet for “demonstrating a dynamic range equaled by few of their peers.” Four years later, the quintet have returned with a broadened range, a deepened perspective and the determination to make new album Audio Secrecy a multi-layered record free of stylistic limitations.

Alternative CCM rockers Skillet formed in Memphis, TN, around the nucleus of lead singer and bassist John Cooper, guitarist Ken Steorts, and drummer Trey McClurkin. Debuting in 1996 with a self-titled LP, the trio returned two years later with Hey You, I Love Your Soul. Invincible followed in early 2000, and the group contributed three tracks to the Ardent Worship: Skillet Live compilation that same year. With a new lineup of Cooper on bass and lead vocals, his wife Korey Cooper on guitar and keyboards, Ben Kasica on guitar, and Lori Peters on drums, Skillet released Alien Youth on Ardent Records in 2001, followed by Collide, also on Ardent, in 2003. Collide went on to be the band's best-selling album to date (even earning them a Grammy nomination), and the band supported the record on tours with bands like Saliva and Shinedown.
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Aimee Mann Performing at World Cafe Live Wilmington

AIMEE MANN ANNOUNCES 2011 SPRING TOUR
4/9 World Café Live Wilmington, DE
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

St. Catherine of Siena Outgrown Children’s Clothing & Toy Resale

SATURDAY, April 9TH Spring/Summer Sale

St. Catherine of Siena Outgrown Children’s Clothing & Toy Resale will be held from 9:30am – 1:00pm in the school gym; 2503 Centerville Road, Wilm., DE 19808 sizes newborn thru pre-teen, toys, maternity, baby gear & equip., anything & everything to do with kids. Info: (302) 545-5520 , (302) 463-7792 or scsresale@gmail.com Cash only sale.

Saint Catherine’s Resale is a great project as well as fundraiser. Partial proceeds benefit our school and parish; however we also have reached out to many local charities and families in need. Birthright, Justified Hope (items sent to Haiti), Ukarnian Cherylnobl orphanage, several local elementary school nurses stock their closets as well as a local pediatrician who keeps a clothing bank for local families. I include this information to show our service and dedication not only to our parish, but our community, and I hope that you will fulfill my request and list our advertisement in your community listings.
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Gateway Lab School Family Fund Raiser

Gateway Lab School Family Fund Raiser
www.gatewaylabschool.org
Saturday, April 9th
12:00 - 3:00
The Pond Ice Arena
101 John F. Campbell Drive, Newark, DE 19711
302-266-0777
Ice skating
Aetna’s Fire Engine
Carnival Games
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Career Fair at Junior Achievement

Delaware Job Seekers Come to Junior Achievement to Connect with 20 Local Employers from AAA Mid-Atlantic to WSFS Bank. Free, but registration is required at www.jadelaware.org Call 1-866-JA-TODAY or email pat.daley@ja.org
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Newark-Bear Cowboys Pop Warner Football

Player and cheerleader registration. Coaches are also needed. When: 9 a.m. to noon East Point Community Church, 230 Executive Dr. No. 8, Newark Who: Ages 5 to 15 Info: Go to www.cowboyshaven.info
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Spring Bazaar

We're having our annual Spring Bazaar with lots of delicious Ukrainian food, homebaked bread, candy, cakes and Ukrainian Easter eggs. There is no entry fee and we have lots of free parking in the parking lot around the church.
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

14th Annual Spring Beach Ride & Walk

Benefiting SOUTHERN DELAWARE THERAPEUTIC & RECREATIONAL HORSEBACK RIDING, INC.(SDTRHR, Inc.)

Please bring your horse for a beautiful ride on the beach or your walking shoes to enjoy the paved trails at Cape Henlopen State Park. All proceeds go to SDTRHR which provides equine assisted therapy to children and adults with disabilities.

Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes, DE
Registration begins at 9:00 AM
This event will be held-RAIN OR SHINE
PLEASE NOTE THE STATE PARK WILL BE CHARGING ENTRANCE FEES
DE License Plate: $4
Out of State License Plate: $8
If you have 2011 DE state park pass, there will no fee charged.

Directions: Go ½ mile past CAPE MAY/LEWES FERRY; Enter State Park, follow orange cones with arrows and signs to bath house parking lot. Address: 42 Cape Henlopen Drive, Lewes, DE 19958

• Minimum sponsorship amount to ride/walk is: $25 for 14 & up and $15 for 13 & under
• Free Lunch & Delicious Desserts for Registrants
• Awesome Prizes: Highest fund raisers, tallest horse, youngest & oldest rider and more!
• Raise $50 or More and Receive a Free Commemorative T-shirt.
• Raffles for adults & kids.
• Ride is approximately 5 miles-ride at your own pace. Just be back for lunch between noon and 2!
• Proof of Negative Coggins for horses-not required.
• Beach Pictures taken & purchased on site
• Download and print your sponsor form from www.sdtrhr.com

Prizes, Raffles
Free lunch and yummy homemade desserts for registrants provided
Overnight horse and boarding lodging info on website

For More Information Contact:
SDTRHR
P.O. Box 219
Nassau, DE 19969
Phone: 302 644-1920
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

John Rutter's Mass of the Children

7:00 pm at Newark United Methodist Church, 69 E. Main St. Newark DE

New Ark Chorale, together with Delaware Children's Chorus and chamber orchestra present John Rutter's landmark work Mass of the Children. This concert benefits Delaware Hospice's New Hope Program, featured in the News Journal on March 22.

Tickets: $15, $12 seniors (60+), $5 students of any age with ID, children 12 and under free. Available at the door, by phone at 302 368 4946, or online at newarkchorale.org
4/9/11 - 4/10/11

Craft Spring Fair

The Pulaski Legion presents "Craft Spring Fair" at Anne Deputy Hall, Linden & S. Jackson St. in Wilmington, DE. Phone: 302-652-9604

Saturday, 9am-4pm
Sunday, 12pm-4pm

Free Admission

Mary Kay, The Pampered Chef, Avon, Tastefully Simple, handmade jewelry, crafts, and homemade goods including: chili, vegetable beef soup, hot dogs, chicken and dumplings, soda, coffee, and tea
50/50 raffle

For more information, contact Doris at 302-652-5286
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Colonists' Day

Fort Christina Park (THE ROCKS)
Old Swedes Church (Holy Trinity)
New Sweden Centre

Native Americans
11 - 3 PM
7th Street & 606 Church Street,, Wilmington, Delaware

Little Key boat passing by:
Proclamation & Presentations commemorating the landing of the Kalmar Nyckle & Fogle Grip which started the New Sweden Colony (present day Wilmington) Native Americans Greeting Colonists & Gov. Prince
Darius Puff: Lenape people & culture --thru storytelling, furs & artifacts
Colonial Games & Activities
Reenactors
Tours: New Sweden Centre & Old Swedes Historic Sites (graves,church,Hendrickson house)
Viking Ship on Display
Book signing: author Margret Thorell--newly released book about the New Sweden Colony.
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Super Science Saturday

The day is about Bugs! Presentations at 10:30 am, 12:30 pm, & 2:30 pm. Ever wanted to learn the difference in insects, arachnids & invertebrates? Admission to the museum is $2, children under 4 are free.
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Badfish at The Electric Factory

Electric Factory is proud to present Badfish in concert on Saturday, April 9th at 8:30PM.
The Sublime tribute band will perform at Electric Factory located at 421 N.7th Street Philadelphia, PA.

Tickets are $18 General Admission, $20 Day of Show and will be available this Saturday, February 19th @ 12PM at ElectricFactory.info, Ticketmaster, charge by phone at 800-745-3000, and The Electric Factory Box Office located at 421 N. 7th Street, Mon – Sat 12PM – 6PM.
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Canine Partners For Life 13th Annual Wine Auction

Taste fine wines and yummy hors d’oeuvres at CPL’s 13th Wine Auction at the Chase Center on the Riverfront, 815 Justison St., Wilmington, DE 19801. Exciting silent and live auctions. Proceeds support service dog programs for people with disabilities.
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

DELPLEX 2011 Stamp Show and Bourse

DELPLEX 2011 STAMP SHOW AND BOURSE CELEBRATES:
The Sesquicentennial of the Beginning of the War Between the States

The 51st annual DELPLEX Stamp Show and Bourse, sponsored by the non-profit Brandywine valley Stamp Club, will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2011 at the Nur Shrine Center, 198 S. DuPont Highway (U.S. Routes 13 & 40), New Castle, Delaware. This year DELPLEX will celebrate the Sesquicentennial of the Beginning of the War Between the States

Show hours are 10am - 4pm. Parking and Admission are always free!

The DELPLEX Stamp Show will feature up to 50 Stamp Exhibits, a 20 Dealer Bourse, a Bid Board Silent Auction, a US Postal Service Substation, and free stamps and fun activities for kids. The show will also feature a special Commemorative scouting-themed Cachet Cover and a special show cancel.

For further information, readers may contact J.Graper, 2624 Grendon Dr., Wilmington, DE 19808 or 302-994-5222. Visit the club;s website at www.brandywinevalleystampclub.com
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

'A Night to Remember’ Titanic Dinner

'A Night to Remember’ Titanic Dinner

The Mancus Foundation is hosting the 2nd Annual ‘A Night to Remember’ Titanic Dinner on April 9th at Bella Vita at Cavaliers Country Club located at 100 Addison Drive, Newark, DE. Hors d’oeuvres and reception 6:30pm, dinner and dancing 8-11:30pm, $75 per person. Semi-formal attire. Diners will experience first-hand the affluence enjoyed by precious few on the famous, and infamous, luxury liner. No detail of Titanic’s extravagant dining experience will be overlooked. From the elaborate courses of 25 different food items to the table settings, from the music to the floral arrangements. Hors d’oeuvres will begin with a fabulous selection of authentic Titanic menu items, followed by a full service meal of the same caliber. Guests will then be invited to step onto the dance floor with music from DJ, Paul Freebery of American Pie while devouring exquisite treats from the dessert table. Basket raffle and 50/50 tickets will be available for purchase throughout the evening. This event benefits the Mancus Foundation, a Delaware nonprofit that offers social and recreational programs that are designed to motivate and encourage people with physical and developmental disabilities. To purchase tickets mail a check or money order along with your name, address and phone number to: Mancus Foundation Tickets, PO Box 10043, Wilmington, DE 19850. For additional information call (302)690-8254.
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Wellness/Vaccination Clinic

Delaware Humane Association will be holding a Wellness Clinic for cats and dogs from 1 to 3 pm at the Concord Pet Foods & Supplies in the Chestnut Run Shopping Center, 1720 Faukland Road, Wilmington DE For more information visit www.dehumane.org
4/9/11 - 4/9/11

Claymont Community Center's 4th Annual Beef, Brew, & Casino Night

Mark your calendar for Claymont Community Center's 4th Annual Beef, Brew, &Casino Night, Under the Sea!

Saturday, April 9, 2011
Claymont Fire Hall from 6:30-10:30PM

Tickets are $30 per person
Enjoy food, drinks, Casino Games, Silent Auctions, Raffles, Dorprizes, Dj, Dancing, & Much More!

To reserve your tickets
send an email to debbiequinn@claymontcenter.org
or call 302-374-0693
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1/1/70 - 10/25/11
3/3/10 - 3/5/12
1/2/11 - 1/1/16
2/12/11 - 12/12/11
2/13/11 - 11/13/11
3/12/11 - 7/22/12
4/1/11 - 5/1/11
4/7/11 - 5/6/11
4/8/11 - 9/13/11
4/9/11 - 6/24/11
4/9/11 - 5/4/11
4/15/11 - 5/13/11
4/19/11 - 5/14/11
4/20/11 - 1/1/12
4/23/11 - 8/1/11
4/29/11 - 5/1/11
4/29/11 - 6/1/11
4/29/11 - 5/21/11
4/30/11 - 5/1/11
4/30/11 - 5/1/11
4/30/11 - 7/22/12