Town Of Middletown, Delaware - Calendar of Events & Mayor & Council & Planning & Zoning & Grant Review Committee & Middletown Action Network Commission & Public Safety Commission & Board of Adjustment http://www.middletownde.org/ Calendar feed for Town Of Middletown, Delaware - Calendar of Events & Mayor & Council & Planning & Zoning & Grant Review Committee & Middletown Action Network Commission & Public Safety Commission & Board of Adjustment Tue, 10 Dec 2019 17:32:27 GMT Dec 13 - "A Christmas Story" The Musical on stage at The Everett Theatre http://www.middletownde.org//index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=85961 <p><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">This musical, which received rave reviews on its Broadway run, is based on the movie classic that runs round-the-clock on television every Christmas. Set in the 1940s in the fictional town of Hohman, Indiana, the musical follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker and his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts&mdash;an Official Red Ryder carbine-action 200-shot Range Model air rifle. Rebuffed at every turn with a similar echoing response, Ralphie plots numerous schemes to achieve his desperate desire for the coveted BB gun. All the iconic scenes from the movie are here: Ralphie&#39;s friend, Flick, getting his tongue stuck to the flagpole; his brother, Randy, getting dressed in his snowsuit; the bullies, Farkus and Dill; the leg lamp award; the bunny suit; the Chinese restaurant; Christmas dinner; and many others. The delightfully versatile score ranges from gentle ballads to show-stopping full-ensemble numbers such as &quot;Ralphie to the Rescue!&quot;, &quot;A Major Award,&quot; &quot;Sticky Situation,&quot; &quot;Up on Santa&#39;s Lap,&quot; &quot;Somewhere Hovering Over Indiana&quot; and the inevitable &quot;You&#39;ll Shoot Your Eye Out!&quot; A Christmas Story, The Musical will bring an exciting new dimension to those who have seen the movie and will certainly stand on its own for those who haven&#39;t.</span></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Dec 14 - "A Christmas Story" The Musical on stage at The Everett Theatre http://www.middletownde.org//index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=85962 <p><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">This musical, which received rave reviews on its Broadway run, is based on the movie classic that runs round-the-clock on television every Christmas. Set in the 1940s in the fictional town of Hohman, Indiana, the musical follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker and his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts&mdash;an Official Red Ryder carbine-action 200-shot Range Model air rifle. Rebuffed at every turn with a similar echoing response, Ralphie plots numerous schemes to achieve his desperate desire for the coveted BB gun. All the iconic scenes from the movie are here: Ralphie&#39;s friend, Flick, getting his tongue stuck to the flagpole; his brother, Randy, getting dressed in his snowsuit; the bullies, Farkus and Dill; the leg lamp award; the bunny suit; the Chinese restaurant; Christmas dinner; and many others. The delightfully versatile score ranges from gentle ballads to show-stopping full-ensemble numbers such as &quot;Ralphie to the Rescue!&quot;, &quot;A Major Award,&quot; &quot;Sticky Situation,&quot; &quot;Up on Santa&#39;s Lap,&quot; &quot;Somewhere Hovering Over Indiana&quot; and the inevitable &quot;You&#39;ll Shoot Your Eye Out!&quot; A Christmas Story, The Musical will bring an exciting new dimension to those who have seen the movie and will certainly stand on its own for those who haven&#39;t.</span></p> Sat, 14 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Dec 15 - "A Christmas Story" The Musical on stage at The Everett Theatre http://www.middletownde.org//index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=85963 <p><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">This musical, which received rave reviews on its Broadway run, is based on the movie classic that runs round-the-clock on television every Christmas. Set in the 1940s in the fictional town of Hohman, Indiana, the musical follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker and his quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts&mdash;an Official Red Ryder carbine-action 200-shot Range Model air rifle. Rebuffed at every turn with a similar echoing response, Ralphie plots numerous schemes to achieve his desperate desire for the coveted BB gun. All the iconic scenes from the movie are here: Ralphie&#39;s friend, Flick, getting his tongue stuck to the flagpole; his brother, Randy, getting dressed in his snowsuit; the bullies, Farkus and Dill; the leg lamp award; the bunny suit; the Chinese restaurant; Christmas dinner; and many others. The delightfully versatile score ranges from gentle ballads to show-stopping full-ensemble numbers such as &quot;Ralphie to the Rescue!&quot;, &quot;A Major Award,&quot; &quot;Sticky Situation,&quot; &quot;Up on Santa&#39;s Lap,&quot; &quot;Somewhere Hovering Over Indiana&quot; and the inevitable &quot;You&#39;ll Shoot Your Eye Out!&quot; A Christmas Story, The Musical will bring an exciting new dimension to those who have seen the movie and will certainly stand on its own for those who haven&#39;t.</span></p> Sun, 15 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Dec 18 - Mayor & Council Agenda (Special Meeting) http://www.middletownde.org//index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=86296 Wed, 18 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Dec 18 - Mayor & Council Agenda (Special Meeting) http://www.middletownde.org//index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=86296 Wed, 18 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Dec 25 - Town of Middletown Offices Closed in Observance of Christmas Day http://www.middletownde.org//index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=85845 Wed, 25 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT Feb 6 - Conversations with Women Making a Difference http://www.middletownde.org//index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=86290 <p><strong>Location:</strong> Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Parkway Wilmington, DE 19806</p>Blue Blaze Associates presents Conversations with Women Making a Difference on February 6, 2020, at the Delaware Art Museum. The inspirational event features a panel discussion with three influential women offering career highlights, life stories, and hard-earned wisdom. All proceeds are donated to local nonprofits. <br />WHAT:<br />Conversations with Women Making a Difference<br />WHEN:<br />Thursday, February 6, 2020<br />5:30–7:30 p.m.<br />WHERE:<br />Delaware Art Museum<br />2301 Kentmere Parkway<br />Wilmington, DE 19806<br />TICKETS:<br />$35 before January 31, $40<br />The three panelists for February 6, 2020 are:<br />Claudia Peña Porretti, CEO, Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay, is a seasoned nonprofit leader and strong advocate for children through her work with Girls, Inc., La Esperanza, Victims Immigration Services program, Prevent Alcohol and Substance Abuse (PASA) and Latin American Community Center. <br />Kathy Jennings, Attorney General of Delaware, has prosecuted dozens of domestic violence, sexual assault, and homicide cases and served as State Prosecutor, Chief Deputy Attorney General and Chief Administrative Officer of New Castle County. <br />Lossie Freeman - Director of Corporate Partnerships, Zip Code Wilmington, has experience in financial roles as a licensed broker-dealer on the JPMorgan Listed Equity Trading Desk and a clerk on the New York Stock Exchange, she worked in the Economic/Political section at the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China and served as Special Assistant to Mayor Mike Purzycki for Employment Initiatives for the City of Wilmington. <br />Panel Facilitator & Series Sponsor:<br />Carol Arnott-Robbins is a realtor with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach and founder of the Network to Encourage Women’s Support 4 Women (NEWS4Women), an initiative to build collaborative community and economic opportunities for women. </p><p><a href='https://www.delart.org/event/conversations-with-women-feb2020/?instance_id=17758'>Tickets</cfif></p><p><a href='https://www.facebook.com/ConversationswithWomenDE/ '>Facebook page</cfif></p><p><a href='https://blueblazeassociates.com/'>Blue Blaze Associates</cfif></p> Thu, 06 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT