Last night was the celebration of the fundraiser “REAL MEN WEAR PINK”. Over $40,000 was raised to help support breast cancer. I was pleased to be a part of this fundraiser last year and attend this year’s celebration!
Sign up today for ESEVA Volleyball Camp
SALISBURY, Md. – High school girls can improve their volleyball skills this summer during the Eastern Shore Elite Volleyball Academy Volleyball Camp, which is open for registration.
The camp, for girls ages 13 and older who are in high school, runs from Monday-Friday, July 31-Aug. 4, from 9-11 a.m. in the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center’s Midway Room.
The program fee is $125 per player, which includes a shirt. Registration is open through July 28, with a late fee of $10 after July 21.
Registration is available at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center Box Office (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.) and online at www.WicomicoRecandParks.org. Contact Allen Swiger at 410-548-4900 x108 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Immediate Release
June 1, 2017
Contact: Sophia Smecker
Wicomico County Fair Announces 2017 Dates – August 18th-20th at Winterplace Park
The Wicomico Farm & Home Show is proud to announce the 2017 Wicomico County Fair being held August 18th – August 20th at Winterplace Park. Celebrating 81 years of fair traditions, there will be something for everyone at the three-day event presented by Perdue Farms and Pohanka Automotive Group.
The Wicomico County Fair serves to showcase the importance of agriculture on the Eastern Shore in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. The three-day fair events will include livestock showings, carnival, MD High School Rodeo, educational poultry exhibits, fireworks, antique tractor pulls, giant fry pan, car shows, live entertainment, competitions, rides and amusements, equestrian activities and the Mason-Dixon Deputies sanctioned mounted shooting competition.
2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Wicomico County, and for its sesquicentennial occasion, Wicomico County Parks & Recreation has partnered with the Fair to bring the “Parade of Towns,” which will take place on Saturday at 1:50pm. The County’s municipalities and other regions will represent their areas in the parade. Weekend entertainment sponsored by Wicomico County will include a performance by national country music act Jimmy Charles.
“I am very proud to announce that in our first two years we exceeded all expectations in regards to attendance and programming,” Zach Evans, Wicomico County Fair chair said. “This year, we will continue in our efforts to highlight the lifestyle and culture here on the Lower Eastern Shore, as well as showcasing local products and businesses in Wicomico County. We would also like to thank our numerous partners including but not limited to the Wicomico County Executive’s Office, Wicomico County Council, University of MD Extension, Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Salisbury.”
SALISBURY, Md. – Head to Pemberton Historical Park this summer for new public programs that are free to attend.
Friday night public programs kicked off June 23 and will continue each Friday evening through Aug. 25. From 6-7 p.m., there will be games such as KanJam and Frisbee, from 7-8 p.m. there will be a campfire and s’mores, and from 8-9 p.m., there will be a night hike.
On Saturday mornings, now through Aug. 19, see a program at Pemberton Historical Park’s new amphitheater from 11 a.m.-noon. Activities will vary, but they will include animal and reptile shows, ranger interpretations and demonstrations.
People are encouraged to bring a lunch and have lunch with a ranger. During each of these Saturday dates, the Pemberton Historical Park Welcome Center will also be open from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
The public programs on Fridays and Saturdays are weather-dependent, but the Welcome Center will be open rain or shine.
For more information about programs and events at Pemberton Historical Park, visit www.PembertonPark.org. For questions about the Welcome Center and public programs, contact Ranger Bob Kreiter at 410-251-5336.
As part of an ongoing effort to improve customer service at the Newland Park Landfill, the County Executive would like to inform residents that applications for Household Refuse Permits may be submitted online by visiting www.wicomicocounty.org.