Want to help protect Delaware’s piping plovers (listed as threatened under the federal Endangered Species Act in 1986) and other beachnesting birds?
Wilmington Flower Market time! Rides, amazing carnival food and vendor shopping, plants and flowers for mom, and free music. Here’s this year’s lineup.
Volunteer as a bat spotter for the annual Delaware Bat Count! Training details here, plus how and why we need to protect our bat populations.
Help DNREC make Earth Day every day and beautify your state! The St. Jones Reserve in Dover needs volunteers to help plant native tree seedlings (loblolly pine, tulip poplars and red and silver maples) in pots.
The first Delaware Taco Festival takes place on Saturday, June 25th. There will be, of course, tacos. There will also be lots more: get all the details.
Knock two all-important bucket list items off in one day: ziplining and beer festival! The first Zip + Sip Craft Beer Festival takes place May 28th from noon to 6pm at Lums Pond State Park. You don’t HAVE to zipline to attend, but like a post-5K beer the spoils will taste so much sweeter. The Zip […]
Think Spring! Give your closets a good spring cleaning and pack up those donations for Goodwill. After dropping them off, drop into the store and stock up on some new spring essentials at 50% off. (Note: donation is not required to get the discount. I just think if you’re going to Goodwill, it’s a really […]
Run or Walk, Push or Roll! The Preston’s Playground 5K is for everyone: open to runners, walkers, physically challenged athletes and athletes with self-propelled wheelchairs, adapted bikes, racing chairs and strollers. All proceeds will be used to help build Preston’s Playground, an 8400 square foot adaptive playground to be built at the Reservoir in Newark, […]
New classes for spring at the Fred Rust Ice Arena at University of Delaware! My daughter took ice skating classes for about a year here and loved them. (Tip: having your own, sharp skates makes life approximately 10,000 times easier.) Adult Classes: Tuesday nights from 6:35-7:35pm and Saturday mornings from 10:45-11:45am. These classes are for […]