September 16th is Hockessin Athletic Club's 2nd Annual Ride & Run for a Reason
Enjoy a scenic ride beginning and ending at Fort DuPont in Delaware City, followed by food, activities, and fun at the finish line! This is a family friendly event, and supporters including kids, are encouraged to come enjoy the festivities and cheer their rider over the finish line. 50 Mile Route, 25 Mile Route, and , 5 Mile Tot Route available. Event will also include a 5K run/walk along the Castle Trail.
Cost: $50 (Adult) $25 (Kids under 12)
For more info and/or to register:
DSBBC v. Mohican BBC of Kennett Square, PA Enjoy baseball as it was at the turn of the 19th century! The DSBBC is dedicated to playing, teaching and preserving America's pasttime as it was played on the grounds of Fort DuPont back "in the day". Complete with vintage uniforms and rules, these games are fun for all! For Diamond State Baseball Club's schedule, go to: www.diamondstatebaseball.com
Salute to Delaware Veterans is a celebration of Veterans and heroes who have given so much to our country. In addition to various activities honoring Vets, this fun-filled day will support Warriors Helping Warriors of Delaware, a local non-profit organization whose goal is to complete the Brian Conley Veterans Resiliency Center, Middletown, Delaware, as soon as possible. The center will provide housing and much needed assistance to homeless Veterans.
Activities: Re-enactments & Interactive living history; Veterans resources; Jeep Club of Delaware & other car clubs; Food; Music; K-9s for Life, vendors, a vintage baseball game & more! A Legends & Lore tour will be offered at 7 pm 10/6 (Fri). (fee/donation).
For more on the Brian Conley Resiliency Center: http://www.delawareonline.com/story/news/local/2016/11/10/big-ideas-big-hearts-lead-middletown-veteran-center/93584446/