Monday, June 22nd at 11:15 a.m.
Governor Markell will attend the Wilmington Volunteer and Resource Fair. Joined by Department of Health and Social Services Secretary Rita Landgraf and representatives from volunteer and community organizations, the Governor will participate in the Governor’s Wilmington Volunteer and Resource Fair. This fair will provide Wilmington residents an opportunity to learn about resources to volunteer and give back to the community. Bethel AME Church, Anna B. Holland Fellowship Hall, 604 N. Walnut Street, Wilmington
Monday, June 22nd at 4:00 p.m.
Governor Markell will speak at the NCALL grant announcement for the Restoring Central Dover plan. Joined by Delaware State Housing Authority Director Anas Ben Addi, state legislators, Dover Mayor Robin Christiansen, Wells Fargo Regional President Greg Redden and Board Member Maria Matos, National Council on Agricultural Life and Labor (NCALL) Executive Director Joe Myer, members of the Dover City Council and Restoring Central Dover Steering Committee, Solid Rock Baptist Church youth soloists, Inner City Cultural League Sankofa African Drum and Dance Company members, as well as residents and members of the community, the Governor will join NCALL and the Restoring Central Dover Planning Initiative Steering Committee to announce the receipt of a significant five-year grant from the Wells Fargo Regional Foundation to implement the Restoring Central Dover plan that was completed in the fall of last year. Dover is one of the selected Downtown Development Districts and the plan and its implementation is a collaborative effort of stakeholders including neighborhood residents, nonprofit organizations, the faith community, city government, and the business community. Solid Rock Baptist Church, Community Outreach Center, 113 N. West Street, Dover
Tuesday, June 23rd at 1:30 p.m.
Governor Markell will sign Senate Bill 90, relating to medical marijuana. Governor’s Office, Legislative Hall, 411 Legislative Avenue, Dover
Thursday, June 25th at 2:00 p.m.
Governor Markell will greet Young African Leaders Initiative Mandela Washington Fellows. Governor’s Office, Legislative Hall, 411 Legislative Avenue, Dover
Friday, June 26th at 9:00 a.m.
Governor Markell will deliver remarks at the Junior Achievement Finance Park Paperless ribbon cutting ceremony. 522 South Walnut Street, JA Finance Park/ JA BizTown, Wilmington
Friday, June 26th at 5:15 p.m.
Governor Markell and First Lady Carla Markell will welcome Delaware Capital Campout urban youth attendees at Brandywine Creek State Park during Great Outdoors Month. Brandywine Creek State Park, 47 Adams Dam Road, Wilmington