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Governor Carney’s Week: Saturday, July 20 through Friday, July 26


Saturday, July 20

Delaware City Day Parade
WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the 2019 Delaware City Day Parade.

WHO: Governor John Carney, Community Members

WHEN: Saturday, July 20, 2019
11:00 a.m.

WHERE: Parade lineup at Fort DuPont
Procession down Fifth Street to Clinton Street and end at Battery Park

 

Monday, July 22

Visit to Tyler’s Camp at Salesianum School

This event is closed to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will visit Tyler’s Camp at Salesianum School. Campers take on a range of activities, courses, and projects across disciplines to help them to find and cultivate their passions.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Tyler’s Camp participants

WHEN: Monday, July 22, 2019
10:10 a.m.

WHERE: Salesianum School
1801 North Broom Street
Wilmington, DE 19802
 

Food Bank of Delaware Tour

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will tour the new Food Bank of Delaware Facility in Newark.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Patricia Beebe, CEO, Food Bank of Delaware

WHEN: Monday, July 22, 2019
3:00 p.m.

WHERE: Food Bank of Delaware
222 Lake Drive
Newark, DE 19702

 

Delaware State Fair

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Delaware State Fair in Harrington.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Community members

WHEN: Monday, July 22, 2019
7:00 p.m.

WHERE: Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE 19952

 

Tuesday, July 23

2019 Teachers of the Year Lunch with Governor Carney

This event is closed to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will host a lunch at Woodburn for the 2019 Teachers of the Year. This annual event for the out-going Teachers of the Year is a valuable opportunity for classroom teachers to have a discussion with the Governor regarding their experiences as teachers and important education issues.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Dr. Susan Bunting, Secretary, Delaware Department of Education
2019 Delaware Teachers of the Year

WHEN: Tuesday, July 23, 2019
12:00 p.m.

WHERE: Woodburn
151 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901

 

Thursday, July 25

Governor’s Day at the Delaware State Fair

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Delaware State Fair in Harrington.

WHO: Governor John Carney
First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney
Michael Scuse, Secretary, Delaware Department of Agriculture
Shawn Garvin, Secretary, Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Ronald Draper, President, Delaware State Fair
Community Members

WHEN: Thursday, July 25, 2019
9:00 a.m.

WHERE: Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE 19952
 

Governor’s Day Dinner at the Delaware State Fair

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Governor’s Day Dinner at the Delaware State Fair in Harrington.

WHO: Governor John Carney
First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney
Community Members

WHEN: Thursday, July 25, 2019
6:30 p.m.

WHERE: M&T Bank Grandstand Clubhouse
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE 19952

 

Friday, July 26

Bill Signing – House Bill 74

This event is open to the press.

WHAT:Governor John Carney will sign House Bill 74 with House Amendment 1. This bill enables a key component of the Take Care Delaware program, a partnership between law enforcement and schools to adopt a trauma-informed approach to children who have been identified at the scene of a traumatic event. The Take Care Delaware program, which will start as a pilot, operates by a police officer or emergency-care provider alerting a child’s school about the child’s presence at a traumatic event that the police officer or emergency-care provider responded to.

WHO: Governor John Carney
State Representative Ruth Briggs-King
State Representative Sean Lynn
Members of the General Assembly
Secretary Susan Bunting, Delaware Department of Education
Advocates

WHEN: Friday, July 26, 2019
1:15 p.m

WHERE: Governor’s Office
Tatnall Building
150 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, South
Dover, DE 19901
 

Investiture Ceremony for Michael Arrington

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the investiture ceremony for Michael Arrington.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Michael Arrington, Family Court Judge, State of Delaware

WHEN: Friday, July 26, 2019
3:30 p.m.

WHERE: Leonard L. Williams Justice Center, Courtroom 8B
500 N. King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801





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