|December 3 - December 3
||Rose Colored Lasses
Time: 2:30- 4:30 & 5-7
Location: Sunset Cove Haven Lake Milford
Description: “The holidays are coming! I’d love to entertain but it seems like way too much work. I’d never be able to get all the food together and I don’t have a clue how to arrange the table so everything looks festive” Does that sound familiar? We have an event designed for you!!!
The Rose Colored Lasses presents”The Spectacular Tastes of Christmas”; a wine tasting and culinary event, which will be held on Thursday December 3, 2015 at Sunset Cove in Milford Delaware. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Delaware Hospice Center and the Milford Police Department Toy Drive.
This event features two wine tasting stations. The first station includes “Wines by Bernie.” He will be presenting a delicious variety of Italian, French, & German wines and other libations that are appropriate for any holiday gathering. The second wine tasting station will be presented by The Sposato Family Vineyards, an Argentinean winery in the Mendoza area owned by the Sposato family of Milton, Delaware. This winery has only introduced their wines to the United States a few months ago.
Also featured will be demonstrations by Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn and Bloom Designs. Williams-Sonoma will focus on how to prepare holiday dishes that will impress your guests and are quick and easy to prepare. Pottery Barn will concentrate on how to make your food and table look festive and inviting. Both Williams-Sonoma & Pottery Barn will include items for sale to assist everyone with their own family celebrations and entertaining events this season. Pat Theis from Bloom Designs will feature beautiful Holiday arrangements and wreaths for sale. Pat will also be available to help or advise with any Holiday Decorating questions. The purpose of these fabulous demonstrations is to show how anyone can host a festive holiday gathering without spending hours in the kitchen. In addition to the delicious samples offered during the Williams-Sonoma cooking demonstrations, there will also be a wide variety of hot and cold hors d'oeuvres including a beautiful Anti-Pasta platter from Touch of Italy. Each of these will focus on the festive but easy theme including the recipe for each dish or information about where it can be purchased.
Several businesses have provided generous items to be raffled off at the end of the second tasting. There are fabulous surprises from Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Sposato Family Vineyards, Bloom Designs, Sugar Bee Boutique, and Touch of Italy. The Milford Police Department will also be selling raffle tickets for a “Seafood Feast for 10”. Santa Claus will be drawing this winning ticket on December 13TH at Sunset Cove.
Two tastings times will be offered. The first is 2:30 P.M. -4:30 P.M. and the second is 5:00 P.M. -7:00 P.M. Each tasting will have a limited number of tickets sold. So purchase your tickets early!!!
Tickets are $40 per person or if you bring a new unwrapped toy (valued at $15 or more) to be donated to the Milford Police Department’s Toy Drive, the ticket cost will be $30 per person.
AND DON’T FORGET that following the “The Spectacular Tastes of Christmas” is the Rose Colored Lasses 8TH Annual Christmas House Tour from 6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. which also benefits the Delaware Hospice Center. Featured homes on this year’s House Tour are the homes of Mr. & Mrs. Robert Muncy, Mr. & Mrs. Richard Carmean, Mr. & Mrs. Brian Reynolds and Mrs. Donna Johnson.
Tickets for the House Tour only are $20 per person and sold exclusively at Blooming Boutique in Milford. “The Spectacular Tastes of Christmas” ticket ($40) Or “The Spectacular Tastes of Christmas” & the 8TH Annual Christmas House Tour combination ticket is $50 per person and can be purchased by calling Dee Greenlee (302) 422-0395, Sharon Brown (302) 430-0677or Becky Sharp (302) 422-8691.
DON’T MISS THIS WONDERFUL AND EXCITING NIGHT OF CHEER TO KICK OFF YOUR HOLIDAY SEASON!!! SEE YOU THERE!
Proceeds Benefit: Delaware Hospice & Milford Police Toy Drive
For more information contact: Becky Sharp 422-8691
|December 5 - December 5
Time: 12 PM - 3 PM
Location: Delaware Hospice Center 100 Patriots Way Milford, DE 19963
Description: A family fun event including crafts, clowns, pizza, raffles, entertainment, music, and an ugly holiday sweater contest. Ticket cost is $5 per person.
For more information contact: Peggy Dolby 302-746-4666 or visit www.delawarehospice.org/events/festival-of-trees-2-2015-12-04/
|December 12 - December 12
||Delaware State University
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location: Dover Downs Hotel and Casino, Dover, DE
Description: Saturday, December 12, 2015
Cocktail Reception 6 – 7 p.m.
Dinner and Dance 7 – 11 p.m.
Ballroom, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Tickets $200 premier seating, $150 regular seating, available online at www.desu.edu/psb
Net proceeds will benefit DSU student scholarships.
For more information, call 302.857.6055.
For more information contact: 302.857.6055 or visit www.desu.edu/psb
|December 12 - December 12
||Saint Andrew's Lutheran Church
Time: 9 am - 11:30 am
Location: Saint Andrew's Lutheran Church, Great Hall
Description: Saint Andrew’s Lutheran Church will be hosting their 5th Annual Great Christmas Cookie Walk on Saturday, December 12th 2015.
The Cookie Walk will begin at 9 am and ends when the cookies are gone. Lines form early and attendees may wait indoors. Each attendee will be offered the opportunity to buy an empty bakery box for $8, $13 or $22. Each box holds 1lb. to 4 lbs. of cookies. After purchasing empty boxes, guests will be handed gloves and invited into The Great Hall to make their selections from hundreds of freshly baked Christmas cookies. At the end of the walk, boxes must close completely. Pre-orders will be taken through Thursday, December 10th. Specialty orders must be in by Saturday December 5th. Trays are also available for $50. Gluten-free selections will also be available.
Members of St. Andrew’s Chancel choir will also be presenting musical selections during the Great Cookie Walk.
Cookie Walk organizers have a Facebook page and more information is available on the church website at www.saintandrewslutheran.com. Originally designed as a fundraiser to offset the church’s mortgage, the Cookie Walk has grown into a major social, community event with many of the proceeds benefiting the greater Dover community. Saint Andrew’s Lutheran Church is located at 425 N. DuPont Hwy, Dover 19901. For more information call 302-736-1617.
Proceeds Benefit: Greater Dover Community, Saint Andrews Lutheran Church
For more information contact: church office: 302 736 1617 or visit www.saintandrewslutheran.com
|December 20 - December 20
||Delaware State University
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Delaware State University - 1200 North DuPont Highway, Dover, DE 19901
Description: 10 a.m.
Memorial Hall Gymnasium
For more information contact: 302.857.6082 or visit www.desu.edu/commencement
|January 9 - January 10
||Delmarva Model Railroad Club
Time: Saturday from 11am - 4pm Sunday from 12pm - 4pm
Location: 103 E. State Street (google 103 W. State), Camelot Hall, 2nd floor Delmar DE 19940
Description: Delmarva Model Railroad Club 30th Annual Holiday Open House
Great fun for the whole family!
Come see over 8,000 sq.ft. of operating train layouts.
Z Scale, N Scale N Trak Modules, HO layout, S Gauge, O Gauge Tinplate, O Scale Lionel, and LGB (G gauge).
Free Admission – Free Parking
103 E. State Street (google 103 W. State), Camelot Hall, 2nd floor Delmar DE 19940.
Next to St. Stevens United Methodist Church
Saturday November 28, 2015
Sunday November 29, 2015
Saturday December 5, 2015
Sunday December 6, 2015
Saturday January 2, 2016
Sunday January 3, 2016
Saturday January 9, 2016
Sunday January 10, 2016
Saturday hours 11 – 4
Sunday hours 12 -4
More information at: www.delmarvamodelrailroadclub.org
or like us on facebook DMRRC
Or contact: 302-856-9250 or 410-543-8077
For more information contact: 302-856-9250 or 410-543-8077 or visit www.delmarvamodelrailroadclub.org
||Check back for Class Reunions
If you have a public service announcement, please send it to us.