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Feb 3

Food and football fundraiser

11:00 am, Union United Methodist Church

Food and Football Fundraiser! Union United Methodist Church, 345 Schoolbell Road in Bear, invites you to let us cook for your Big Game feast. Take-out orders (quart containers) are being taken now: chili and cornbread, $8.00 chicken noodle soup and 4 rolls, $8.00 pulled pork and 4 rolls, $12.00 turkey meatballs and 4 rolls, $8.00 Please place your order before Friday, February 1st by calling the church at 302-322-3118. Your food will be available for pick-up at the church Sunday…

Feb 9

Claymont Lions Club Pancake Feast

7:30 am, Claymont Fire Hall

Cme to the Claymont Fire Hall Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 7:30 AM- 12:30 PM for the Claymont Lions Club Pancake Feast. there will also be a baked goods table and a 50/50 Raffle. Tickets for adults are $6:00. Tickets for Children ten and under are $3.00. For more information call Ronald Pierson at 302-983-3156

Mar 12

Stroller Tour

10:30 am, Brandywine River Museum of Art

Enjoy a relaxed morning out with your little one while engaging with art in the galleries at the Brandywine River Museum of Art. This guided tour is designed especially for adults accompanied by babies. Free with Museum admission. For more info visit

Mar 20

Bike the Brandywine

6:30 am, Chadds Ford HIstorical Society

Explore the scenery, glimpse the history, and discover the lure of the beautiful Brandywine Creek Greenway and surrounding countryside. Now in its fourth year, Bike the Brandywine is excited to offer four loops with distances of 25, 45, 62 (Metric Century) and 80 miles. Each route offers a unique and thrilling experience for both the recreational and more avid seasoned cyclist. Proceeds from the ride benefit the Brandywine Conservancy’s clean water programs. Over the past 50 years, the Conservancy has…

Apr 8

Delaware Veg-Fest

11:00 am, Glasgow Park

Life is Delicious is please to announce its second annual Delaware Veg-Fest, a day-long celebration of compassionate living on Saturday, September 21, 2019. We seek to inspire people to be a better advocate for their health and to reduce animal suffering by choosing more plant-based foods. This year we will feature the "DREAM TEAM", Drs. Vinod and Chetana Kripalu, both Board-Certified medical professionals. The DREAM TEAM will help you boost your metabolism, lower cholesterol and dramatically improve your health. This…

Apr 20

DCAD Open House

10:00 am, Delaware College of Art and Design

Prospective students and parents are invited to tour campus, meet faculty and staff, learn about the application process, have a portfolio review and discover all of the benefits of DCAD’s small, smart and spirited college community. Cost: Free Register at Contact: [email protected]

May 5

The Arts at Trinity presents Serafin String Quartet

4:00 pm, Trinity Episcopal Church

The Arts at Trinity presents: Serafin String Quartet Beethoven String Quartet in e minor Op.59, No.2 and Dvořák String Quartet in Eb Major, Op.51 Trinity Episcopal Church, 1108 N. Adams Street, Wilmington, DE 19801   Free, donations appreciated

May 20

Christmas in July

9:00 am, Ware Presbyterian Village

Craft Fair and more. Held in the air-conditioned Vista Ridge Auditorium 40+ crafters, Food Court with wine,jams and jellies,local honey,cheese,truffles and more. Fresh flowers for sale. Lunch is offered for sale. Model train display and tool sale in the Ware Mansion. Visit the new to You Shop and the Gift box in Stewart House. All proceeds to benefit Ware residents including those in Stewart House and The Health Center.

Jun 8

Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp

1:00 pm, Newark Library

Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp A collection of rare shorts featuring the Little Tramp from 1916 through 1918. Curated by Geo. Stewart, host of 91.3 WVUD-FM’s Crazy College. Registration required. Teen/Adults. 1-2 p.m.

Jun 15

Vendor Fest 2019

12:00 pm, 303 New London Rd

Come join us for Vendor Fest 2019. Free admission, free popcorn (until it is gone).......Food, Raffles & Family Fun.... 40+ Vendors! Lots of different homemade crafts and direct sale vendors. We will have over 40+ vendors who will be selling some wonderful products to the community. You won't want to miss this one..... See you on June 15, 2019. Look for the balloons and signs...