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Governor Carney’s Week: November 10 – 16, 2018


Saturday, November 10

6th Annual Eastern Shore Veterans Day Parade

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the 6th Annual Eastern Shore Veterans Day parade in Laurel.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Elected officials
Military Veterans
Community Members

WHEN: Saturday, November 10, 2018
11:00 a.m.

WHERE: Line-up will begin on Evergreen Drive in Laurel, DE

 

Sunday, November 11

Veterans Day Service

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WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks and present the Order of the First State posthumously to LCDR James J. Connell at the Veterans Day Service at the War Memorial Plaza in New Castle.

WHO: Governor John Carney
U.S. Senator Tom Carper
U.S. Senator Chris Coons
U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester
Major General Carol A. Timmons, Adjutant General, Delaware National Guard
Representative Earl Jaques Jr.
Members of the General Assembly
Elected officials
Larence Kirby, Executive Director, Delaware Commission of Veterans Affairs
Military Service Members
Military Veterans
Community Members

WHEN: Sunday, November 11, 2018
10:30 a.m.

WHERE: War Memorial Plaza, Delaware Memorial Bridge
163 Cherry Lane
New Castle, DE 19720

 

Gold Star Families Memorial Monument Dedication Ceremony

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WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument dedication ceremony in New Castle.

WHO: Governor John Carney
U.S. Senator Tom Carper
U.S. Senator Chris Coons
U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester
Thomas Cook, Executive Director, DRBA
Members of the Delaware National Guard
Members of the Delaware State Police

WHEN: Sunday, November 11, 2018
12:30 p.m.

WHERE: War Memorial Plaza, Delaware Memorial Bridge
163 Cherry Lane
New Castle, DE 19720

 

Monday, November 12

Delaware Restaurant Association’s 17th Annual Cornerstone Awards

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WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Delaware Restaurant Association’s 17th Annual Cornerstone Awards ceremony in Wilmington. This event recognizes and honors achievements of those involved in the Delaware restaurant industry.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Carrie Leishman, President & CEO, Delaware Restaurant Association
Representatives from the Delaware Restaurant Industry Association
Elected officials
Community Members

WHEN: Monday, November 12, 2018
7:00 p.m.

WHERE: The Queen Theatre
500 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Tuesday, November 13

Announcement with the City of Wilmington

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will join Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki and the Wilmington Housing Authority for a major community redevelopment announcement.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Mike Purzycki, Mayor, City of Wilmington
Matt Meyer, County Executive, New Castle County
Members of the Riverside Renaissance Development Corporation
Members of the Wilmington Housing Authority

WHEN: Tuesday, November 13, 2018
12:15 p.m.

WHERE: Kingswood Community Center
2300 Bowers Street
Wilmington, DE 19802

 

Wednesday, November 14

Faith Based Partnerships Thanksgiving Service

This event is closed to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Delaware Council of Faith-Based Partnerships’ Thanksgiving service in Dover.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Members of Delaware Council of Faith-Based Partnerships
Members of Delaware State University
Community Members

WHEN: Wednesday, November 14, 2018
5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center
1200 N. Dupont Highway
Dover, DE 19901

 

Thursday, November 15

Delaware National Guard Prayer Breakfast

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the Delaware National Guard’s Annual Prayer Breakfast in Newark.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Major General Carol A. Timmons
Delaware National Guard members

WHEN: Thursday, November 15, 2018
7:00 a.m.

WHERE: Cavaliers Country Club
100 Addison Drive
Newark, DE 19702

 

Senator David McBride’s 20th Annual Community Leaders Night

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WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at Senator David McBride’s 20th Annual Community Leaders Night in New Castle. This event brings together leaders in the community, elected officials and representatives from various governmental agencies for an opportunity to discuss issues of importance to surrounding communities and the State of Delaware.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Senator David McBride, President Pro Tempore of the Senate
Elected Officials
Community leaders

WHEN: Thursday, November 15, 2018
6:15 p.m.

WHERE: Minquadale Fire Hall
129 E. Hazeldell Avenue
New Castle, DE

 

Friday, November 16

Celebrating Apprenticeship Week

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will tour M Davis and Sons’ Pipe Fabrication Shop to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week.

WHO: Governor John Carney
John Gooden, President of M. Davis and Sons
High school students

WHEN: Friday, November 16, 2018
10:30 a.m.

WHERE: 200 Hadco Road
Wilmington, DE 19804

 

Father James Trainor Memorial Scholarship Luncheon

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WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Father James Trainor Memorial Scholarship Luncheon in Wilmington.

WHO: Governor John Carney

WHEN: Friday, November 16, 2018
12:00 p.m.

WHERE: Chase Center
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE 19801



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