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Event of the Week

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!

May 2013

62 events loaded in this month
5/3/13 - 5/3/13

7th Annual Autism Conference

On May 3, join hundreds as they gather to learn more about Autism. The 7th Annual Autism Conference takes place at 8 a.m., in La Salle University’s student union building at 1900 West Olney Avenue, Philadelphia. Register today at www.gtpartnerships.org.
5/3/13 - 5/6/13

A Weekend to Remember

The Everett Inc. presents a full weekend of art centered on the art work of Gibby Perry and the Titanic. Live stage show, large display of art and memorabilia, and a Grand Gala. Go to www.everetttheatre.com for more details.
5/3/13 - 5/3/13

A Night at the Derby

Fundraiser for Domestic Violence Center of Chester County at the Phoenixville Foundry in Phoenixville. Kentucky Derby-themed event hosted by NBC10's Tracy Davidson with live band, dinner, auctions. Contact Terry Moody at 610-431-3546 or tmoody@dvccc.com
5/4/13 - 5/4/13

NatureFest

Come and join us for NatureFest, where you can celebrate May Day, Arbor Day, and Earth Day at this fun-filled family program! Play and learn with exciting earth-themed, hands-on activities brought to you by local community partners.
5/4/13 - 5/4/13

Aspergers Alliance 2nd Annual Bowl

2-4pm Pleasant Hill Bowl Lanes 1001 W.Newport Pike, Newport,DE 19804 Bowling,50/50,food $12 before Apr.20 $15 after Supports Aspergers Alliance for adolescents and young adults with Autism Info: Ann 302-454-1814 www.aspergersalliancedelaware.com
5/4/13 - 5/4/13

Grace Episcopal Church Flea Market

Grace Episcopal Church Spring Flea Market, Sat., May 4 from 8 AM to 2 PM. Rain date is Sat., May 18. 80+vendors. Antiques, crafts, garage sale items, direct sales vendors, and more. Hot breakfast/lunch food avail thruout day.
5/4/13 - 5/4/13

Faith Community Foster Care Interest meeting

About 800 children are living in foster care. Pls join us to learn how to help them on 5/4 at 9:30am at Bethel AME Church, 604 N. Walnut St., Wilm. Hosted by Lt. Gov. Matt Denn, Bethel AME Church & Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc, Wilm (DE) Alum chapter.
5/4/13 - 5/4/13

2nd annual 5K Achievement Race and Fun in the Sun

Location: Christiana High School 190 Salem Church Road, Newark, DE Registration: 8:30am / Race start at 9:00 Cost: Donation of $5 or more Fun for the whole family… Arts & Crafts, Bake Sale, Face Painting & More!!
5/5/13 - 5/5/13

Teal Ribbon 5K Run/Walk to Fight Ovarian Cancer

Visit www.deovariancancer.org for more info., including reg. forms. Reg. opens 7:45 am. Pre-reg. $20 ($25 day-of) or $15 for students w/student I.D. ($20 day-of); 5 & under free. Register online at races2run.com. USTAF cert. course; no dogs allowed.
5/5/13 - 5/5/13

Summer Sunday Band Concert Series

First State Symphonic Band in concert, H. Fletcher Brown Park (behind Hercules bldg), marches and show tunes. Also, Music Discovery Event. Meet the musicians and handle real band instruments. Many fun activities planned!
5/5/13 - 5/5/13

Tri-State Bird Rescue Open House

Take a tour of the wild bird clinic, and peek at baby birds in our nursery. Admission is free; donations of cash, paper towels, and single-ply white toilet paper are gratefully accepted. For more info, visit www.tristatebird.org.
5/5/13 - 5/5/13

Sunday Summer Concert Series

Concerts take place the first Sunday of each month from May to September in H. Fletcher Brown Park at 14th & Market Streets from 2- 4 p.m. More info at oldbrandywinevillage.org.
5/6/13 - 5/7/13

Richie Ashburn Memorial Home Runs For Heart

Join the American Heart Association and the Phillies for the 16th annual Richie Ashburn Memorial Home Runs For Heart event, a two-day derby contest at Citizen’s Bank Park on May 6 &7, from 8a-4:30 p. Bring your family and swing for the fences while you help us strike out heart disease and stroke. To register or for more info, call (215) 575-5218, nicholas.suders@heart.org or visit or heart.org/phillywalk.
5/8/13 - 5/8/13

Hero Fund for Officer Justin Wilkers

Red Robin of De.will host a fundraiser to help raise money for Officer Justin Wilkers who was shot while on duty.THE RONNIE WILLIAMS FOUNDATION / DELAWARE HERO FUND will give all proceeds to Justin Wilkers.
5/8/13 - 5/8/13

Kent County Foster Parent Information Night

May is Natl Foster Care Month. 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. www.kids.delaware.gov
5/9/13 - 5/9/13

MSABC Celebrity Bar Tending

Join WJBR’s Catey Hill and Charlie Maxx at the Celebrity Bar tending Event to benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Thursday, May 9th 6 -9 pm at BBC Tavern & Grill in Greenville. For details or information contact Lindsay.freeman@Cancer.org or 302.669.6324.
5/10/13 - 5/10/13

Kind to Kids Spring Celebration Breakfast

Kind to Kids to honor three forces in our community: Ellen Levin, Christella St. Juste, and Barnes & Noble Christiana. Kind to Kids is a nonprofit that serves DE's foster children and children in poverty. Deep Blue Restaurant, Downtown. Tickets $25
5/10/13 - 5/10/13

Newark Symphony Orchestra Concert

The Newark Symphony Orchestra and the University of Delaware’s Schola Cantorum Choir will present Giuseppe Verdi’s Messa da Requiem Friday, May 10, 2013 at 8 PM at the Salesianum School. For more information, go to www.newarksymphony.org.
5/10/13 - 5/10/13

The Annual Conference of the Delaware Dietetic Association!

The Annual Conference of the Delaware Dietetic Association is Friday, May 10th 7:00am - 4:00pm at the Executive Hall and Banquet Center Newark, Delaware. Bring a canned food item for the Food Bank of Delaware and get a raffle ticket for a chance to win a prize! Questions? Contact Deepthi Harkar at deepthi.harkar@gmail.com
5/11/13 - 5/11/13

Paws For Life May Day 5k run/walk

Paws for Life 5k trail run and walk, also a 2 mile trail dog walk with trivia along the way. New this year awards for top 5k runners with their dogs. Runners & walkers will return to a family fun cookout, canine games, silent auction, and awards.
5/11/13 - 5/11/13

SPRINGFEST

fun filled day for kids to enjoy games, moonbounces, facepainting and many more activities while parents check out the many crafters and vendors. lots of food and a raffle table too. located at Rainbow Elementary School in coatesville
5/11/13 - 5/11/13

Free Oral Cancer Screenings

We will be hosting an onsite Oral Cancer Screening on Saturday, May 11th from 10am lasting all day at our office 4901 Limestone Road Wilmington, DE 19808 There is no appointment necessary.
5/11/13 - 5/11/13

Stateline Loop 9K/5K Trail Race for Conservation

The start finish line is at Stateline Woods Preserve located at 814 Merrybell Lane, Kennett Square PA 19348. More information about the race, registration and the organization can be found at: www.tlcforscc.org
5/11/13 - 5/11/13

Flea Market

Flea Market on Sat. May 11 8 -5 at St. Mark's United Methodist Church 1700 Limestone Rd. Wilmington, DE 19808. Something for everyone.
5/12/13 - 1/1/70

Mother's Day Brunch

Mother's Day Brunch, including all your favorites! Reservations required (for more information) by calling Dorine 302-652-3228/dlayton@ministryofcaring.org/website at www.ministryofcaring.org. 2 seatings: 10AM and 11:30 AM, $35 per person*
5/14/13 - 5/14/13

Concord Township Planning Commission

325 acres in Beaver Valley adjacent to Penn's Wood's Winery in Concord Twp, PA are under threat of development. If you're unhappy losing this amazing place, please consider coming to the re-zoning hearing on 5/14 at 7pm. Concord Twp Bldg, PA
5/15/13 - 5/15/13

End of Season Fund Raising at BBC

Join OperaDelaware at BBC Tavern & Grill for an End of the Season party and fund raising event from 6-9 PM.
5/15/13 - 5/15/13

New Castle County Family Resource Fair

Attendees will receive a welcome goody bag, lots of community information and a chance at door prizes! Contact your local NCC library for more information.
5/16/13 - 5/16/13

Wilmington Go Red For Women Luncheon

The American Heart Association will host its 10th annual Go Red For Women Luncheon at the Ammon Med. Ctr. (Christiana Care) from 10:30 a.m. -1 p.m. Join men and women as they celebrate the lives of women Visit heart.org/wilmingtongoredluncheon.
5/17/13 - 5/17/13

Casino Night Fundraiser

Casino fundraiser supports St Anthony in the HIlls Youth & Family Center 6:30-9:30PM at St Anthony in the Hills 6742 Limestone Road, Avondale PA. Come play so kids can win! Tickets:$50/person,$75/couple. Buy tickets online: www.HillsCasino.Eventbrite.com
5/17/13 - 5/17/13

Mocha, Music and More

Central Perk Coffee House 42 E. Main St. Newark, DE 19711 7:00-9:00 pm 302-368-7158 Performance poetry by Bree Felling and Amy Eyre Music by Rich Campbell and singer/songwriter Andrew Foraker
5/17/13 - 5/17/13

FREE SHRED EVENT

From 10 am – 2 pm at Del-One in New Castle, DE, participants can drop off their shred material into locked document safes, where they will be securely transported to our plant-based destruction facility in Georgetown, DE, promptly shredded & recycled.
* 5/17/13 - 6/2/13

Tuition4Me from Tri-State Bird

Tri-State Bird in Newark, DE is hosting Tuition4Me, auctioning off a $1,000 Goldey-Beacom College scholarship at a reduced price. Bids are accepted beginning May 17 at 7:00 pm until June 2 at 7:00 pm. Visit www.tristatebird.org/tuition4me for details.
* 5/18/13 - 8/31/13

Bellefonte Farmers Market

The Bellefonte Farmers Market in conjunction with the Bellefonte Arts Festival runs Saturdays 9a - 1pm starting May 18th. 912 Brandywine Blvd in Wilmington
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

Hagley's Creek Kids: A Day in the Life

Explore how life in the nineteenth century was different from today! Visitors can try chores, taste what was for dinner, and discover why people decided to settle along the Brandywine. Included in admission, free for members.
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

Hagley's Teacher Appreciation Day

Teachers visiting Hagley today receive complimentary admission. Children of teachers who are fourteen and under also receive free admission.
5/18/13

Annual Yard-Soup-Bake sale

Annual Yard-Soup-Bake sale May 18, 8am-2pm, set up 7am Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687 304 Basil Avenue, Chesapeake City, MD 21915 Spaces $10/ea, $15/ea with tables Kitchen Open Contact Val at Phone/Text 410-920-6121 or walls.d.v@gmail.com
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

All-Star Cheer Tryouts

Tryout for our 2013/2014 cheer season. Athletes ages are 5+. Evaluations will be informal & athletes will be able to demonstrate jumps, tumbling & stunting. Register for tryouts by visiting our website, www.xtremetumbleandcheer.com
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

five points fire co fund raiser

RITA's water ice on maryland ave will donate part of there sales for 3 hrs to help support their fire co. won't you also come and enjoy the water ice and help support the programs at the fire house?
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

18th Annual Breath of Spring Gala

The American Lung Association in Delaware will honor U.S. Senator Tom Carper for his ongoing support during the 18th Annual Breath of Spring Gala on Saturday, May 18 from 5:30 to 11 p.m. at the World Cafe Live at the Queen. The theme of this year’s gala is “The Great Gatsby.” Roaring 20’s attire is encouraged. For more information and to RSVP, contact Cathy Erhardt at (302) 737-6414 ext. 23 or cerhardt@lunginfo.org, or visit www.lunginfo.org/degala.
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

5th Annual Bellefonte Arts Festival

The 5th Annual Bellefonte Arts Festival is on Saturday May 18th, 2013, 10am – 6pm in Bellefonte DE. Over 50 local artisans, live music, great food, and the Grand Opening of Bellefonte Farmers Market. Free parking is available. Rain date May 19th.
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

9am - 2 pm

CAR WASH: BETHEL FIRE HOUSE. Elam United Methodist Church’s Youth group will be hosting a car wash at the Bethel Fire Co at 3737 Foulk Road. This is a fundraiser for their summer mission trip to Rutland VT. Donations greatly appreciated.
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

27th annual mennonite spring festival

6am an all you can eat breakfast auction starts at 9 with quilts at 2pm lots of fun and food something for everyone bbq chicken & burgers strawberry pies ,bake table lots of vendors
5/18/13 - 5/18/13

Shaun Canon We Are Music Concert

We Are Music concert featuring Shaun Canon, American Idol Alumni, Emmy nominated artist, and advocate for music in schools. May 18, 7:30pm, $15. Penns Grove HS, 334 Harding Hwy, Carneys Pt, NJ. Tickets at door or contact jaxxylady71@gmail.com
5/19/13 - 5/19/13

Centreville’s Doggerel Day

Join Centreville Veterinary Hospital 12-4pm for this annual event at Canby Grove Park, across from Centreville Hospital All proceeds benefit Save the Animals Adoption CenterDoggerel Day event celebrates the completed family unit where dogs are the focus. It is the purpose of Doggerel Day to celebrate, demonstrate and participate for man’s best friend. •Family Fun •Food/Drinks •Moon bounce •Balloon Animals •Silent Auction •Obedience demonstrations •Dog Competitions •Pet costume contest. •“Kids Korner” •And much much more… www.windcrestanimal.com
5/19/13 - 5/19/13

4th Annual DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk

Join DBCC for this 5K run/walk. Register at www.defeetbreastcancerwalk.org.
5/19/13 - 5/19/13

The Orly Diamonds Dash

Open to only the first 100 couples, Sunday, May 19th Orly Diamonds and the Delaware State Parks present the Orly Diamonds Dash at the Bellevue State Park. Visit myorlydiamonds.com to find out how you can enter to win a NEW CAR courtesy of Martin Honda or a $5000. 00 diamond ring. It's the greatest scavenger hunt to ever come to Delaware. The Orly Diamonds Dash at Bellevue State Park on Sunday, May 19th. Registration is limited to the first 100 couples. Visit myorlydiamonds.com today.
5/19/13 - 5/19/13

Arthritis Walk

The Arthritis Walk is a 5K walk to benefit the Arthritis Foundation. Register your team or family today at www.arthritiswalkde.com. Walk kicks off at 11:00 am. Live entertainment, kids actvities, and more!
5/19/13 - 5/19/13

2013 Arthritis Walk Delaware

Join the Arthritis Foundation for the 2013 Arthritis Walk Delaware on Sunday, May 19 at Glasgow Park Rt 896 & 40, Newark, DE. The walk starts at 11:00 am. For more info or to register http://www.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1049669
5/19/13 - 5/19/13

Ryan's 5K run/ walk

5k run walk 10 am at Middletown high school. benefits the Ryan R. Wagner memorial scholarship fund to support Appoquinimink School district seniors attending University of Delaware.For info go to FlyLikeRyan.com email info@flylikeryan.com
5/21/13 - 5/21/13

Dining Event to Support DE Boots on the Ground

Friendly's Restaurant, 80 Lantana Square, Hockessin is donating 10% of their total receipts from 5pm-8pm to our nonprofit org. that assists Delaware military members and their families. More info can be found at www.DEBOTG.org
5/22/13 - 5/22/13

Volleyball Fundraiser

DE Juniors 16s girls volleyball team won a bid to play in the National tournament in Dallas, TX. We're running a fundraiser at Friendly's restaurant on Kirkwood Hwy in Newark, Wednesday, May 22 from 5pm - 9pm. Help the girls get to Dallas to represent our great state of Delaware in the big state of Texas!
5/22/13 - 5/22/13

20th Anniversary of Goodstay

A 20th Anniversary Party to celebrate the founding of the Friends of Goodstay Garden will be held on Wednesday evening, May 22, from 5 - 8 p.m. in the gardens in Wilmington. Tickets -$55 in advance and $65 at the door - are available through http://goodstay20thanniversary.eventbrite.com/#
5/23/13 - 5/23/13

Response-a-Bull Rescue Happy Hour Benefit

Happy Hour benefits the dogs of Response-a-Bull Rescue and Shelter on Thursday, May 23rd at The Blue Parrot Bar & Grille, corner of 6th & Union in Wilmington, 4:30 - 9PM. A $10 tax deductible donation is suggested at the door. www.response-a-bull.org
5/23/13 - 5/23/13

BBC Tavern & Grill Bartending Night

BBC Tavern & Grill Bartending Night To benefit the Delaware Center for Horticulture is Thursday, May 23, 6 – 9 p.m. Support TheDCH and our Guest Bartenders, and to help raise funds for the popular annual Wilmington City Gardens Contest. Guest bartender includes WJBR's Catey Hill.
5/24/13 - 5/24/13

Five Points Fire Co. fund raiser

Deerhead hot dogs will be hosting a fund raise to help their fire co. Event will run from 3:00pm till 8:00pm. Come and enjoy the great food and help support the fire house
* 5/24/13 - 6/7/13

RELAY FOR LIFE OF MIDDLETOWN

The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Middletown will be held June 7-8, 2013 at Silver Lake Park.Opening Ceremony is Friday,June 7,2013 6p.m. at Silver Lake Park, Middletown. Luminaria Ceremony Friday 9p.m.
* 5/24/13 - 6/8/13

RACE TO FIND A CURE 5K

The Race to Find a Cure 5K Run/Walk,Kiddie Track Run is June 8,8:15a.m. at Silver Lake Park.The Kiddie Run begins at 7:45 Registration begins at 7. All proceeds go to the RFL of Middletown. https://www.signup2raceusa.com/race2findacure/.
5/25/13 - 5/25/13

5k Run/Walk for Kay's Kamp

Run or walk for Kay's Kamp and you will help send a child with cancer to kamp for a week. Race starts at 9am at St. Andrews School, Middletown, DE. Register at www.races2run.com. Cost is $20 prior to 5/21t; $25 after 5/21.
5/25/13 - 5/25/13

He-Brews Cafe

Christian cafe at St. Mark's United Methodist Church May 25,2013 Doors open at 6:30pm. Show from 7-9pm. Coffee and light refreshments. Performance by Ray Seemans (acoustic) Location- 1700 Limestone Road, Wilmington,DE 19804
5/26/13 - 5/26/13

American Tapestry Choral Concert

American Tapestry--New Ark Chorale’s annual concert of American music. Sunday May 26, 2013, 3:00. Newark United Methodist Church, 69 E. Main St. Newark DE 19711. Free ice cream social! Tickets: Call 302 368-4946, or online at mycommunityevents.com
5/30/13 - 5/30/13

AstroDance

AstroDance will be performing for FREE at Delaware School for the Deaf, 630 E Chestnut Hill Rd, Newark on May 30th at 6:30 pm. Recommended for kids over 10 yrs old. www.delawarestatewideprograms.org for more info
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