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 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.

 

Tuesday, July 26

Frozen vegetables distributed to public: 10 a.m. to noon, Bethel AME Church, 204 NW Fourth St., Milford. The church will be distributing frozen vegetables to the public. For more information, call Veronica Prince at 422-2260 or the church at 422-4704.

 

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.

Delaware Farm Bureau’s Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee’s 22nd Annual Antique Tractor Pull: Quillen Arena, Delaware State Fair, Harrington. All tractors must be manufactured prior to 1963. Classic classes must be manufactured prior to 1973. For registration forms and rules, visit www.defb.org/young-farmers—ranchers.html or call the Delaware Farm Bureau office at 697-3183.

 

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