Calendar of Events

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

 

Wednesday, July 13

Practice sessions in ballroom and rhythm for all levels: 7-8:30 p.m., Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road, Wyoming. Featuring Bachata and American Tango practice. Experienced dancers will be available during the practice sessions to offer assistance. Admission is $3 per person paid at the door. Call 734-8794 or visit www.usadancedoverde.com.

 

Thursday, July 14

Support group for stroke patients: 4-5:30 p.m., Bayhealth Milford Memorial, Rehab Gym, 21 W. Clarke Ave., Milford. Presentations will be offered on educational topics, such as dealing with depression, nutrition, and the promotion of overall wellness. Discussions are participant-centered, and attendees will have the opportunity to offer suggestions for future topics and to share their personal health journeys. Pre-registration is not necessary. For more information, call Clinical Nurse Specialist and Stroke Program Coordinator Kimberly Holmes, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC, PCCN, at 744-6638 or visit bayhealth.org/classes.

 

Friday, July 15

Milford’s Second Street Players $5 Movies at Riverfront Theater “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner”: 7 p.m., Riverfront Theater, Milford. Spanish soundtrack. Call Suzanne M. Murphy at 718-938-5726. SSP is sponsored by the Delaware Division of the Arts.

MAL summer show ‘Summer Sizzle’ reception and ice cream social: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Mispillion Art League Gallery, 5 N. Walnut St. in Milford. The public is invited. For more information, contact the Mispillion Art League Gallery at 430-7646 or visit www.mispillionarts.org.

 

Saturday, July 16

Milford’s Second Street Players $5 Movies at Riverfront Theater “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner”: 7 p.m., Riverfront Theater, Milford. English soundtrack. Call Suzanne M. Murphy at 718-938-5726. SSP is sponsored by the Delaware Division of the Arts.

 

Wednesday, July 20

Group ballroom dance lessons: Beginner Bachata class at 7 p.m. and an Intermediate American Tango class at 8 p.m., Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road, Wyoming. Taught by professional dance instructor, Barbara McDonald, from Barbara’s Dance Academy in Dover. 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. Call 734-8794 or visit www.usadancedoverde.com.

Free bariatric support group: 5:30–6:30 p.m., Bayhealth Milford Memorial, Board Room, 21 West Clarke Ave., Milford. Open to all weight-loss surgery patients – before or after surgery. Each hour-long session includes a presentation and discussion period. For more information, call 430-5454. To learn more about Bayhealth’s classes and events, visit bayhealth.org/classes.

 

Thursday, July 21

Third Thursday Program – The Art of Tatooing: 6:30-8 p.m., Mispillion Art League Gallery, 5 N. Walnut St., Milford. Lucas Sines, of Delaware Branding, shares the interesting art of tatooing and the tools used in this artwork. Public welcome, no charge, light refreshments. For more information, contact the Mispillion Art League Gallery at 430-7646 or www.mispillionarts.org.

 

Saturday, July 23

Presentation by Jack Hearn of the Delaware Pilots Association at Cape Henlopen: 1 p.m., Bowers Beach Maritime Museum, 3357 Main St., Bowers. Free presentation. For more information, call 222-6341 or email bowersbeachmaritimemuseum@hotmail.com.

 

Wednesday, July 27

Practice sessions in ballroom and rhythm for all levels: 7-8:30 p.m., Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road, Wyoming. Featuring Bachata and American Tango practice. Experienced dancers will be on hand during the practice sessions to offer assistance. Admission is $3 per person paid at the door. Call 302-734-8794 or visit www.usadancedoverde.com.

 

Friday, July 29

Sunset cruises to benefit Food Bank of Delaware: 7-10 p.m., 213 Wyatt Ave., 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, July 30

Summer Beach Bash, sponsored by The Southern Delaware Jeep Club: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Bowers Beach Maritime Museum, 3357 Main St., Bowers. Featuring a “Show and Shine” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., plus vendors, live music, bocce, beer and barbecue. For more information, call 222-6341 or email bowersbeachmaritimemuseum@hotmail.com.

Basket Weaving with Heidi Wetzel: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mispillion Art League Gallery, 5 N. Walnut St., Milford. Learn to weave with colorful reeds.  All abilities are welcome.  Materials and tools are included in class fee.   Bring a lunch. Cost: $65 members, $75 non-members. Age 14 through adult. For more information, contact 430-7646 or visit www.mispillionarts.org.

 

Saturday, Aug. 13

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 Rosemary Connelly. Register in advance for each three-hour session by phone at 430-7646 or at mispillionarts.org.

 

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