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Monday
Jun 25

12th Street Connector Transportation Improvement Study Visioning Workshop

6:00 pm, Fletcher Brown Boys & Girls Club

The Wilmington Initiatives partners are beginning a transportation planning study to connect 12th Street from I-495 to the Brandywine Waterfront and the 16th Street Bridge. The purpose of this study is to create a re-imagined 12th Street corridor utilizing new transportation patterns that generate economic growth and provide more efficient and multi-modal connections to access the area. Transportation investments will also incorporate community enhancements and green infrastructure to help beautify the neighborhood and reduce flood risk. You are invited to…

Tuesday
Jun 26

7th Street Peninsula Study Community Workshop

5:30 pm, Kalmar Nyckel Foundation

The Wilmington Initiatives partners, including the City of Wilmington, DelDOT and WILMAPCO, are preparing a Master Plan for the 7th Street Peninsula.  The master plan will identify and prioritize necessary roadway and utility improvements, and evaluate and recommend land use and development potential for the East 7th Street Peninsula. To solicit community feedback, a Community Workshop will be held on Tuesday, June 26 from 5:30 to 8 pm at the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation, 1124 E. 7th Street, Wilmington.  During the…

Wednesday
Jun 27

Rehoboth Summer Children's Theatre

Epworth United Methodist Church

The Rehoboth Summer Children’s Theatre returns to the Delaware Shore for the 37th summer of sparkling family plays and outstanding camps for youth! Three classic tales of fantasy and fun take the stage from June 27 to August 23. Children show their own theatre and filmmaking skills in week-long camps beginning July 9. The RSCT professional company will perform three plays in rotation. Leading off is Cinderella, the well-loved story of royalty, romance and fabulous footwear. Opening night is Wednesday,…

Saturday
Jun 30

Homestead Cancer Fundraising Event

9:30 am, Homestead Campground

Get ready for Dr. Seuss themed events and activities to raise funds for American Cancer Society. There will be a 5k Walk, Bike Run, Car Wash, Crafts, Hot Dogs & Bake Sale, Nail Painting, Kids crafts and games, Raffle Baskets, Trivia, DJ and Dancing, Escape Room, and much, much more! Starting at 9:30 AM until 10:30 PM you can visit the Homestead Campground in Georgetown, Delaware to help raise money for the American Cancer Society.

Saturday
Jun 30

Touch a Truck Benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

10:00 am, Riverwinds Community Center

Touch a Truck benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention at the Riverwinds Community Center- 1000 Riverwinds Dr. West Deptford, NJ 08086 on  Saturday, June 30th, from 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM. $5 donation per child and 100 percent of the proceeds goes towards the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.  More details at  https://hadehart.com/touch-a-truck-benefiting-the-american-foundation-for-suicide-prevention/

Monday
Jul 9

Drawing and Painting Camp

9:00 am, The Art Studio

Join Instructor, Seong Boyce, for 10, 1½-hour classes, $120R/$130NR. Ages 6-9 are welcome, Monday through Friday, 9-10:30 AM and for ages 10-17, Monday through Friday, 10:45 AM-12:15 PM. Learn surface value, contour lines, perspective, pictorial depth, and color, while working in different mediums. Week one focuses on drawing and week two focuses on painting. Additional $30 materials fee due to instructor.

Monday
Jul 9

Clay Camp

9:00 am, The Art Studio

Join Instructor Rachel Briggs for 10, 1½-hour classes. Ages 6-9 are welcome Monday through Friday from 10:45 AM-12:15 PM. Ages 10-17, Monday through Friday, 9-10:30 AM. Create both sculptures and functional pieces out of clay. Ages 10-17 includes instruction on the potter’s wheel. Additional $30 materials fee due to instructor.

Monday
Jul 9

Mixed Media Fun Class Camp

9:00 am, The Art Studio

Join Instructor, Sarah Dressler for 10, 1½-hour classes, $120/$130NR. Explore and experiment with a variety of techniques and media, such as fiber arts. Classes for ages 6-9 are Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM. For ages 10-17, Monday through Friday from 10:45 AM to 12:15 PM. Students may be requested to bring additional supplies from home. Additional $30 materials fee due to instructor.

Tuesday
Jul 17

St. Joseph Parish Carnival

6:00 pm, St. Joseph Parish

Come out for the 20th Annual Parish Carnival! Food, games, rides, entertainment for all ages! Special one night only Jungle John's Dino Show, Tuesday, July 17, 7:00- 9:00 PM. Ride all week with the Megapass, $45- all rides included. July 17th and 18th are family nights, $25 each night- all rides included. Inside dinners are Tuesday-Friday, 5:30-8:00 PM. Outside sandwiches and snacks open 6:00 PM to close. Admission & parking is free. For more info visit www.stjosephmiddletown.com

Thursday
Jul 19

Free Information Session

6:00 pm, UD Arsht Hall

New Opportunities Ahead! Learn about UD Professional Development Programs in Business, Healthcare, Law, and Test prep. Stop by after work! Food will be served at University of Delaware's Arsht Hall in Wilmington.