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2014 Fitness Challenge

Get ready! The 2014 Fitness Challenge benefiting the Greater Wilmington Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware is almost here! Join us in participating in a fun challenge promoting personal health and wellness while contributing to a great cause. Get healthy while helping our your community and even win some prizes along more...
03/12/2014 - 06/12/2014 12:00 am

Arbor Day Free Tree Giveaway

The Delaware Center for Horticulture is pleased to announce a partnership with Delmarva Power to promote a free tree giveaway for residential customers. Delmarva Power is giving away 2,000 trees to customers through “Energy-Saving Trees,” an Arbor Day Foundation program that helps conserve energy and reduce energy bills by planting more...
03/21/2014 - 06/06/2014 All Day

Brews For Brains

The Grayson Saves Foundation is  kicking off a fundraiser  to promote Brain Tumor Awareness Month and to  funds for Pediatric Brain Tumor Research. Brews for Brains is hoping to have bars and restaurants donate $1.00 to the foundation for each selected beer sold for the month. Please contact Jim Ryerson more...
05/01/2014 - 05/31/2014 All Day

Walk to Cure Arthritis

Join Catey Hill and the Arthritis Foundation on Sunday, May 4th for the Walk to Cure Arthritis.    The walk takes place at 11:00 am at Glasgow Park in Newark.  Arrive early for live entertainment featuring Runaway Train and the Juggling Hoffmans.   All proceeds benefit the Arthritis Foundation.  More than 50 more...
05/04/2014 - 05/11/2014 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Home Runs for Heart

Join the American Heart Association and the Philadelphia Phillies for the 17th annual Home Runs For Heart two-day derby contest! This event is held in honor of Hall of Famer Richie Ashburn, who died suddenly of a heart attack in 1997. In addition, we also honor the memory of Harry more...
05/07/2014 - 05/08/2014 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Long Term Care Seminar

Attorney Wade Scott will be speaking at Westminster Village on Long Term Care and Medicaid Planning. Mr. Scott will be answering questions on the long term care and medicaid process. This is free for all to attend. We hope to see you there! RSVP with Dawn Nilsen- Riess at 302-300-4390 more...
05/08/2014 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Brandywine YMCA

Join Catey Hill at the Brandywine YMCA on Thursday May 8th from 5p-7p WJBR will be there with games, prizes and music! Join us for some fun!! more...
05/08/2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Our Kids Matter: Foster – Adopt – Love

Foster and Adoptive Families play a vitally important role to the children served by the Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families (DSCYF).  Right now, though we don’t have enough families to give all of these children the loving, safe, and stable home that they need and deserve.  more...
03/27/2015 - 12/30/2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mid-Atlantic Wedding Extravaganza

Save the date for the Mid-Atlantic’s largest wedding show Sunday January 17th, 2016 11am to 4pm at the fabulous Chase Center on the Riverfront 815 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE 19801. Present your business to hundreds of engaged couples with thousands of family and friends along to help make the decision more...
10/21/2015 - 01/17/2016 All Day

Giving Tuesday

We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and more...
12/01/2015 All Day

87ers Game!

  Join WJBR for the 87ers game! We will be there before the game with our own games and prizes! Game starts at 6:30! more...
12/02/2015 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Fairfax Discount Liquors

Join WJBRs Catey Hill at Fairfax Discount Liquors! We will be celebrating 30 their 30th anniversary with games and prizes! more...
12/04/2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
reindeer romp

10th Annual Reindeer Run and Romp- Charlies Crew

Join WJBRs Charlie Maxx for the 10th annual Reindeer Run and Romp! The 5K Reindeer Run and Romp, held annually on the first Friday of December, is an evening event that utilizes downtown Newark, the University of Delaware campus and the James F. Hall Trail. The event, sponsored by BNY Mellon, more...
12/04/2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Karaoke at Hollywood Casino Perryville

Join WJBRs Chris Duff for Karaoke Night at Hollywood Casino Perryville! Come hang out, sing your favorite tunes, and register to win some prizes! more...
12/04/2015 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

PAL Chase the Police and Santa Too 5k

Come join WJBR for the 4th annual PAL Chase the Police and Santa Too 5k! Take pictures with Santa! WJBR will have Christmas themed games, music and giveaways! more...
12/05/2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Claymont Christmas Parade

Come join WJBR and J Bear for the Claymont Christmas Parade! We will have candy for young and old alike! Santa will be making a special appearance! more...
12/05/2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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