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Events: New Castle County

Draw Write Doodle Dream Survivor’s Social – An art and journaling workshop with Nanci Hersh

April 28, 2015

Calling all breast cancer survivors for a Survivor’s Social: Draw Write Doodle Dream – An art and journaling workshop with Nanci Hersh on April 28, 2015 from 5:30—7:30 pm at Anna P. Mote Elementary School in Wilmington. The event is $18.00 per person.

Whether blank pages inspire or intimidate you, this workshop will engage you with the joys of journaling. Using a variety of image-making techniques such as collage, image transfer, and stamping to personalize our journals we will create a sacred space to hold our doodles, dreams and heart’s ruminations. We will also be working with writing prompts to get the juice’s flowing. No experience necessary. Materials are included but feel free to bring photographs or photocopies, your own collage elements or favorite stamps. Nanci is a professional and teaching artist and the illustrator and co-creator of the award winning children’s book Butterfly Kisses and Wishes on Wings: when someone you love has cancer… a hopeful, helpful book for kids. To learn more about Nanci and see her work please visit http://www.nancihersh.com www.b,utterflykissesbook.com. Spaces are Limited. Please RSVP to Lois Wilkinson: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 302-672-6435 or 302-468-4812.

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Mother’s Day at Woodside Farm Creamery - Hockessin

May 10, 2015

Treat mom to some ice cream this Mother’s Day at Woodside Farm Creamery. DBCC will be on-site from 12-4pm with information and merchandise. DBCC receives the proceeds from all pink ice cream (that would be Strawberry & Peppermint Chip) on Mother’s Day! More info coming soon.

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Young Survivors in Action Sip, Snack, Laugh, and Paint! Glass Painting Party

May 14, 2015

Calling all young breast cancer survivors for a Sip, Snack, Laugh, and Paint! Glass Painting Party with artist and survivor Jacquie Connell on Thursday, May 14th from 6:30-8:30 pm at the DBCC Wilmington Office. Free parking is available in the Community Service Parking Building above our office. Please RSVP to Cathy Holloway at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 302-468-4814 to register.

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The 2015 Shining Light Awards Reception

June 12, 2015

You are invited to join us for the 2015 Shining Light Awards - Breast Cancer Awards that Motivate and Inspire at the Chase Center on the Riverfront on Friday, June 12th for a breakfast reception and program. At the program we will recognize those who have made a significant contribution to the advancement of early detection and treatment of breast cancer in the Greater Delaware region and who have served to motivate and inspire others to be champions of the cause.

Registration and sponsorship opportunities are available here.

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DBCC Night at the Blue Rocks

July 09, 2015

Join us at Frawley Stadium for the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition’s Breast Cancer Awareness Night with the Wilmington Blue Rocks.

Bring your family and friends to the ballpark for an action packed baseball game and enjoy the fun, family atmosphere of Blue Rocks baseball.

During the game, check out the Pink Jersey Auction and Raffle benefiting the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition. DBCC will also be selling pink items and logo merchandise.

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Annual Pink Ribbon Rally at Deerfield

July 22, 2015

Don’t miss this great day of golf, food and fun… all for a great cause! More info coming soon.

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5th Annual Women’s Race for the Pink Ribbon 5K at the Wilmington Riverfront

September 10, 2015

Please join us for ‘Ladies’ Night Out’, the 5th Annual Women’s Race for the Pink Ribbon 5K! The race registration opens at 5:00pm and the race starts at 6:30pm. Help raise funds for the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition to provide hope and support for those living with breast cancer.

The race features women’s fit performance tech tee for the first 700 registered & goodie bag, Post race refreshments with music, wine garden & beer for those 21 years of age and older, Digital clocks at miles 1 & 2, and Pre and post race massages by Therapeutic Massage and Wellness.

Awards will also be distributed to top performers including running shoes to overall winner and 1st place age group winners, gift cards to Women’s Sports Specialties to 2nd & 3rd place age group winners, awards to overall winners and masters winner, awards to top 3 in 5 year age groups 9 & under through 75 & over and awards to top 3 teams.

Registration information coming soon. Email Barb at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for more information or to volunteer.

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