Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS: The following is a list of upcoming events in your area. To submit your event, email mc@newszap.com.

 

Wednesday, June 1

Free Estate Planning Workshop: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wild Quail Golf & Country Club, 1 Clubhouse Drive, Wyoming. CLA Estate Services will host this free workshop providing valuable information for seniors on securing one’s estate and retirement planning. Call 1-866-252-8721 to RSVP.

Group ballroom, Latin and swing dance lessons: 7 p.m. Beginner American Tango class, 8 p.m. Intermediate Samba class, Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road. Wyoming. The cost is $15 per person per class or $20 per couple per class for non USA Dance members. For USA Dance members, the cost is $12 per person per class or $17 per couple per class.  Pay at the door.

 

Thursday, June 2

MHDC celebrates Homeownership Month – “work day” event: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., 77 Rollin Court, Dover.  Help build on current self-help homes under construction. All tools, safety equipment, and lunch will be provided by MHDC. RSVP by May 27; call 422-8255 or email info@milfordhousing.com.

 

Friday, June 3

“Pinocchio”: also June 4 and June 5, Riverwalk Theater, 2 S. Walnut St., downtown Milford. Friday and Saturday curtain is 7 p.m. and Sunday curtain is at 1 p.m.  Tickets can be purchased at the door and are $10 for ages 18 and up and $5 for anyone 17 and younger. This is a special family night – all tickets are pay what you can.

 

Saturday, June 4

Rig it Right presentation: TBA, Bowers Town Hall. Learn how to rig a recreational crab pot to reduce the amount of bycatch the trap might catch if lost. This is a free presentation.

Reception for “Ebb & Flow,” an exhibition of paintings and a mixed media window installation by Nanci Hersh: 3-5 p.m. Gallery 37: Destination for Artful Living, 8 S. Walnut St., Milford. The display will run June 4 to July 15, 2016. For more information, call Marcia Reed at 265-2318 or (413) 297-2690. Visit www.nancihersh.com.

30th Annual Youth Fishing Tournament: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wyoming Pond in Wyoming . Open to youths ages 4 through 15. An adult must accompany youngsters under age 12. Contestants must bring their own fishing equipment. Prizes will be awarded at 1:30 p.m. The tournament is free and open to the public. Register before 10 a.m. For more information and the registration form, call 302-739-9913.

Kids’ First Saturday – Sun Prints with Erica Rae: 10-11 a.m. for ages 6-9, 11:15 a.m. to 12;15 p.m. for ages 10-13, Mispillion Art League, Milford. Supplies will be provided. Cost: $20 members; $25 non-members.

Kids Fest: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Greater Milford Boys and Girls Club, 101 Delaware Veterans Blvd., Milford. Live enterainment, games, rides, crafts and more. Admission: free for kids and adults. Wristbands for unlimited kids rides are $5 each and the majority of activities are free.  For more information, call 422-4453 or visit www.facebook.com/events/926946397418660/.

 

Wednesday, June 8

Dover/Kent County MPO Technical Advisory Committee meeting: 10 a.m. to noon, Dover/Kent County MPO, 1783 Friends Way, Camden Town Council Chambers.

Practice sessions in ballroom and rhythm dance: 7 p.m., Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road. Wyoming. Experienced dancers will be on hand.  Admission is $3 per person paid at the door. Call 430-7646 or visit mispillionarts.org.

 

Thursday, June 9

Free clinical breast exams: 5-7 p.m., Bayhealth Cancer Center, Milford Memorial, Milford. A clinical breast exam is a physical examination done by a healthcare practitioner trained to notice abnormalities in the breast tissue. Nurse Practitioner Sandy Voss, FNP-C, of Bayhealth Hematology/Oncology Associates will donate her time to provide these services. Although these exams will be done free of charge, pre-registration is required. Call Harriet Pinkston at 430-5143 or visit bayhealth.org/breastexams to sign up.

 

Friday, June 10

Relay for Life: 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. on June 11, Milford Middle School, 612 Lakeview Ave., Milford. Join the fight against cancer. Call 324-4227 or www.relayforlife.org/milfordde.

Ballroom dance: 8-11 p.m., Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road, near Wyoming. Everyone is welcome. No partner or experience is needed.  The cost is $10 per person for USA Dance members and $12 per person for non-members (pay at the door). One need not be a Moose Lodge member to attend.

2nd Friday – History in the Making: 6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 101 S. Walnut St., Milford. Learn more about the new Bayhealth Health Campus, the project’s timeline, and description of the cenfral features of the facility. This is a free, family-oriented program.

 

Saturday, June 11

Farmers Market Studio: 10 a.m., Mispillion Art League, Milford. Stroll the Riverwalk Farmers Market in downtown Milford and bring purchases to the gallery by 10 a.m. for the Farmers Market Studio – a relaxed workshop of instruction in both watercolor and acrylics. Learn how to arrange, sketch and paint using your veggies. Beginner and experienced painters welcome. Led by Cathy Walls. Register in advance for each three-hour session by phone at 430-7646 or at mispillionarts.org.

 

Wednesday, June 15

Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road. Wyoming. The cost is $15 per person per class or $20 per couple per class for non USA Dance members. For USA Dance members, the cost is $12 per person per class or $17 per couple per class.  Pay at the door.

 

Friday, June 17

Milford’s Second Street Players $5 Movies at Riverfront Theater “Pitch Perfect”: 7 p.m., 2 S. Walnut St., Milford. Spanish soundtrack. Call Suzanne M. Murphy at 718-938-5726.

 

Saturday, June 18

Lindale House presentation: time to be announced, Bowers Beach Maritime Museum. This free presentation focuses on the restoration of the Victorian-style Lindale House in Magnolia. For more information, call 222-6341.

Milford’s Second Street Players $5 Movies at Riverfront Theater “Pitch Perfect”: 7 p.m., 2 S. Walnut St., Milford. English soundtrack. Call Suzanne M. Murphy at 718-938-5726.

Paint the Riverwalk, a plein air with the Shore Craft Beer Fest and Riverwalk Celebration: noon to 4:30 p.m., downtown Milford. Artists are welcome to come to the river during the festival and paint the renewed riverwalk, the downtown or maybe even some of the crowd scenes at the festival. There is no fee for artists to participate but pre-registration is required to be guaranteed a place at the wet paint event. For more information or to register visit www.shorecraftbeer.com/artists or call AI and G at 410-546-4748

 

Wednesday, June 22

Practice sessions in ballroom and rhythm dance: 7 p.m., Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road. Wyoming. Experienced dancers will be on hand.  Admission is $3 per person paid at the door.

 

Friday, June 24

Sunset cruises to benefit Food Bank of Delaware: 7-10 p.m., 213 Wyatt Avenue, Bowers Beach. Captain’s Lady Charters is partnering with the food bank to offer the cruise. Tickets are $30 per person per ride and include light fare prepared by students from The Culinary School at the Milford Branch and tastings from local breweries, wineries or distilleries. To purchase tickets, call 276-6038.

 

Saturday, June 25

Mispillion Art League’s second annual 6×6 Silent Art Auction: 6 p.m., Mispillion Art League, 5 N. Walnut St. in Milford. For more information, call 430-7646, visit www.mispillionarts.org, or email info@mispillionarts.org.

 

Saturday, July 9

Farmers Market Studio: 10 a.m., Mispillion Art League, Milford. Stroll the Riverwalk Farmers Market in downtown Milford and bring purchases to the gallery by 10 a.m. for the Farmers Market Studio – a relaxed workshop of instruction in both watercolor and acrylics. Learn how to arrange, sketch and paint using your veggies. Beginner and experienced painters welcome. Led by Cathy Walls. Register in advance for each three-hour session by phone at 430-7646 or at mispillionarts.org.

 

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