Weekend Update: March 15th-17th


Here are some great events in and around Sussex County this weekend.  Definitely check some of them out!

Friday, March 15th – Lewes & Milton: A Shared Heritage
The Lewes Historical Society presents this special discussion from 7:30pm-9pm on Friday night.  This event will take place at the Lewes Presbyterian Church Hall (133 Kings Highway).  Admission is free and reservations are not required.  This discussion led by former State Archivist Russ McCabe will delve into the shared agricultural, shipbuilding, and historic heritage of these two towns and their cultures.

Saturday, March 16th – Merchants’ Attic II
Delaware’s largest indoor garage sale is back this Saturday!  This event takes place at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Hall (229 Rehoboth Ave.) and doors open promptly at 9:30am.  There is no admission, but donations to benefit the Chamber Event Fund are welcome.  The sale is open until 1:30pm.  For more information, call the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Chamber of Commerce at 302-227-2233 x11.

Saturday, March 16th – Savory Sussex
This week’s Savory Sussex will feature Honey Bee Lake Apiary from Franford, DE.  The program runs from 2pm-3pm at the Zwaanendael Museum in Lewes.

Saturday, March 16th – Bayhealth’s Annual Family Wellness Expo & Baby Fair
This event takes place from 10am-1pm at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington.  Over 40 Bayhealth departments, non-profit community groups, and other exhibitors will share information on healthy living options for families, seniors, and children.  Screens for cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, skin cancer, balance, posture and sleep disorders will be available alongside raffles, entertainment, giveaways and other fun activities for the entire family.  The 17th Annual Bayhealth Baby Fair will be going on simultaneously, and new and expectant parents can find a wealth of information on a wide range of childcare topics.  For more information see www.bayhealth.org.

Thinking of buying or selling a home in Sussex County?  Give us a call at Cooper Realty Associates and put us to work for you – 302-644-2266.

Weekend Update – February 8th-10th


Here are a few events to consider for this weekend:

Friday, Feb. 8th – Go Red For Women 2013
Help the American Heart Association fight heart disease in women by supporting this annual event.  The Southern Delaware “Go Red” event takes place at the Sheraton Dover Hotel (1570 N. DuPont Highway in Dover) this year.  Tickets are $35 each and include lunch, entertainment, gift bag, $10 gift card from Macy’s, and extensive health screenings.  There will also be a silent auction.  The event begins at 10am and the program starts at noon.  For more information or to reserve tickets, check out this link.

Saturday, Feb. 9th – Lewes Winter Fest Barkfest Pet Pagaent
This 7th Annual event takes place in downtown, historic Lewes (around Second Street).  Bank Street is renamed Bark Street for the event and pets of all kinds can strut their stuff.  Categories include formal wear, leisure wear, companion look-alike, and kids freestyle.  You can pre-register your pet at P.U.P.S. (Pawsitively Unique Pet Shop) at 117 Second Street or register the day of in front of Citizens Bank from between noon-1:30pm.  Each entry is $5 and the money benefits the Georgetown SPCA.  Registrants must be present by 1:30pm and the event begins at 1:45pm.  For more information contact the Lewes Chamber of Commerce at 302-645-8073.

Saturday, Feb. 9th – Savory Sussex
This program, sponsored by the Zwaanendael Museum, highlights the “unique and delectable local flavors of Sussex County.”  This event is free and takes place at the Zwaanendael Museum at 2pm on Saturday.

Thinking of buying or selling a home in Sussex County?  Give us a call at Cooper Realty Associates and put us to work for you – 302-644-2266.