Newark Delaware Egg Hunt 2015

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This year's Newark Delaware egg hunt takes place on Saturday, March 28th at the White Clay Creek State Park Carpenter Recreation Area (880 New London Road). For toddlers through 9 years old: hunts are held according to age, with toddlers & 2 year olds as well as 2 & 4 year olds starting at 10am, and 5 & 6 year olds and 7 through 9 year olds starting at … [Read more...]

Krispy Kreme Opening in New Castle; How to Win Free Doughnuts for a Year

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It's back! It's been years since Krispy Kreme on Concord Pike turned out the Hot Light, but on July 1st at 6:00 it's shining bright again. The new location will be in New Castle at 114 N. DuPont Highway, in front of the New Castle Farmers Market. It'll have a full-service 24 hour drive-thru with outdoor seating and free Wi-Fi. Look forward to more than 15 varieties of … [Read more...]

Free Delaware Tax Prep

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  Looking for free Delaware tax prep? MyFreeTaxesDE is a web-based state and federal tax preparation program that's secure and fill-in-the-blanks easy. It's being offered for free to taxpayers with household income at or below $58,000 by $tand By Me®, United Way of Delaware & Goodwill of Delaware. If you need help, MyFreeTaxesDE provides free assistance through a … [Read more...]

Apple Camp Now Open!

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  Sign your kids up for Apple movie camp! This camp is FREE and fun for kids ages 8-12. (Confession: I don't do any of my own video, my kids do using the skills they've learned at previous Apple camps.) Camps happen nationwide. At the Christiana Mall, camp sessions start the week of July 15th and run through the week of July 31st. Think fast! First come first serve … [Read more...]

White Clay Creek Fest!

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  Where: White Clay Creek State Park; the picnic grove in Carpenter Recreation Area off 896 When: May 5th, 12-4pm   (Rain date 5/6) What: Creek Fest + pre-fest hike Start out with a hike to the Arc Corner Memorial and learn some history about the site, then have fun at the fest, which has food, music, vendors, and (maybe) water ice! :P 11:00am Arc Corner Hike … [Read more...]

Attention Bird Lovers and Citizen Scientists: Delaware Breeding Bird Atlas

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What follows is a press release I got in an email. This is a great way to get your kids listening and in touch with nature, while helping researchers collect data about our local wildlife! Have you ever watched a pair of robins build a nest, lay some bright turquoise eggs and then raise a family of four hungry mouths? Have you ever heard a pair of great horned owls outside … [Read more...]