Great dates in your future


Due to the recent coronavirus outbreak, it would be best to make contact with the phone numbers, or visit the websites provided, for up-to-date details for the following events listed in these sections.



Tests for HIV, at CAMP Rehoboth, Rehoboth Beach. Free, but call to make an appointment. Those being tested must wear masks. Info: 227-5620, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tuesday through Saturday

Tours at Fort Miles in Cape Henlopen State Park near Lewes. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Free, but park admission fees apply. Info:


Open house at the Delaware Seaside Railroad Club, 32442 Royal Blvd., Dagsboro. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors limited to six at a time, under coronavirus guidelines, and must wear masks. Info: or 945-1627

Through December 5

Marine, Education, Research and Rehabilitation Institute’s annual Finraiser, a virtual event this year. Live presentations Nov. 14, 5 to 7 p.m. Free (donations welcome) and VIP tickets available for $60. Silent auction through Dec. 5. The nonprofit MERR Institute is dedicated to the conservation of marine mammals and sea turtles and their habitat. Info: 228-5029, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

November 17

Trivia for a Cause, sponsored by the Zwaanendael Women’s Club to benefit What is Your Voice Inc., part of Voices Against Domestic Violence. Play virtually or in person at Bethany Blues near Lewes. 7 to 10 p.m. $40. Info: or

November 21

Tours of the mill at Abbott’s Mill Nature Center near Milford. 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Limited to groups of four, all from the same household. $5, $3 for children, free for members. For information about this and other programs at Abbott’s Mill, including virtual ones: or 422-0847

November 28

Cranberry Bog Hike, at Cape Henlopen State Park near Lewes. 9 a.m. $2. Pre-registration required. For ages 5 and older. For information about this and other events in the park: 645-6852 or

December 1

World AIDS Day commemoration in Rehoboth Beach. Participants will congregate at 6:30 p.m. at the bandstand near the boardwalk. Free. Info: 227-5620 or

December 5

Open house at the Cape Artists gallery, 113 W. Third St., Lewes. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Info: 644-7733 or

December 11

CAMP Rehoboth Handmade Market, featuring works by LGBTQ+/ally artists. 5 to 8 p.m. in the courtyard at CAMP Rehoboth, Rehoboth Beach. Info: or 227-5620

December 12

Second Saturday in downtown Milton. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Stores will be open, and there will be food and art. Info:

December 21

Regular book club meetings of the Village Improvement Association of Rehoboth Beach. Open to all. Nov. 16 from 1 to 2 p.m., Dec. 21 from noon to 2 p.m. Locations to be determined. Books that will be discussed are “The Giver of Stars” by Jojo Moyes (November), and “The Address” by Fiona Davis (December). Info: 227-6434 or under Events at

December 31

“A Toast to the New Year,” a concert live-streamed by the Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Julien Benichou, from Christ Church in Easton, Md. Mezzo-soprano Lisa Chavez sings opera hits. 7 p.m. $25. Info: or (888) 846-8600

New Year’s Eve anchor drop at the Lightship Overfalls on the Lewes-and-Rehoboth Canal in Lewes. Masks and social distancing required. 7 p.m. Info: