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Governor Carney’s Week: Saturday, October 12 through Friday October 18


Saturday, October 12

Remarks to Delaware State AFL-CIO’s 34th Constitutional Convention

This event is open to the press

WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the Delaware State American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organization’s 34th Constitutional Convention in Newark.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Members of the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations

WHEN: Saturday, October 12, 2019
10:15 a.m.

WHERE: 698 Old Baltimore Pike
Newark, DE 19702

 

Leipsic Oyster Festival & Proclamation Presentation for Oyster Month

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the 3rd annual Leipsic Oyster Festival. The festival celebrates Leipsic’s authentic charm, its long history as a working waterfront community and the natural bounty its residents have harvested and Delawareans have enjoyed for hundreds of years. At the festival, the Governor will present a proclamation, recognizing the month of October as Oyster month.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Secretary Shawn Garvin, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Secretary Jeff Bullock, Department of State
State Senator Bruce Ennis
State Representative William Carson
Mayor Craig Pugh, Leipsic
Liz Keller, Director of Delaware Tourism Office

WHEN: Saturday, October 12, 2019
12:00 p.m. – Governor to give remarks
The event runs from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: Mae F. Northwood Park
Second Avenue, between Chestnut and Walnut Streets
Leipsic, DE 19901

 

Remarks to Navratri Celebration

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will give remarks the celebration of the Delaware Navratri Festival at the 76ers Fieldhouse in Wilmington.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Community members

WHEN: Saturday, October 12, 2019
9:30 p.m.

WHERE: 76ers Fieldhouse
401 Garasches Lane
Wilmington, DE 19801

 

Monday, October 14

Annual Christopher Columbus Day Communion Mass and Breakfast

This event is closed to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will attend the Annual Christopher Columbus Day Communion Mass and Breakfast in Wilmington.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Elected Officials
Community members

WHEN: Monday, October 14, 2019
7:30 a.m.

WHERE: Saint Anthony of Padua Church
9th & DuPont Streets
Wilmington, DE 19805

 

Tuesday, October 15

2019 Governor’s Cup 5K

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks at the 2019 Governor’s Cup 5K in Dover. The Governor’s Cup event promotes the importance of physical activity and provides a time of fellowship and activity for State of Delaware employees and pensioners.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Lieutenant Governor Bethany Hall-Long
Dr. Kara Odom Walker, Secretary, Delaware Department of Health and Social Services
Dr. Karyl Rattay, Director, Delaware Division of Public Health
Representatives from the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services
State employees
Community members

WHEN: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
11:45 a.m.

WHERE: Woodburn
151 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901

 

2020 Delaware Teacher of the Year Banquet

This event is open to the press.

Media planning to attend should RSVP to Alison May at Alison.May@doe.k12.de.us by October 14.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will deliver remarks and announce the 2020 State Teacher of the Year at the 2020 Teacher of the Year Banquet at Dover Downs.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Dr. Susan Bunting, Secretary, Delaware Department of Education
State Treasurer Colleen Davis
Members of the General Assembly
Delaware teachers
Representatives from VOYA Financial

WHEN: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Dover Downs Casino & Hotel
1131 N. Dupont Highway
Dover, DE 19901

 

Wednesday, October 16

Ceremonial Bill Signing – House Bill 205

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will sign a ceremonial copy of House Bill 205. This legislation makes technical and clerical changes to the licensing requirements necessary to become a master barber. This bill also clarifies apprenticeship and hour requirements to meet licensure requirements. House Bill 205 was officially signed into law on June 27, 2019.

WHO: Governor John Carney
State Representative Sherry Dorsey Walker
Members of the General Assembly
Advocates

WHEN: Wednesday, October 16, 2019
5:15 p.m.

WHERE: Joyce’s Hair Boutique
123 N. Franklin St.
Wilmington, DE 19805

 

Thursday, October 17

Visit and Serve Lunch at Southern Elementary School

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney and First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney will serve lunch and visit students, teachers, and staff at Southern Elementary School in New Castle.

WHO: Governor John Carney
First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney
Southern Elementary School students, teachers, and staff

WHEN: Thursday, October 17, 2019
11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Southern Elementary School
795 Cox Neck Road
New Castle, DE 19720

 

Friday, October 18

Visit to Future Soccer Stars’ Practice

This event is open to the press.

WHAT: Governor John Carney will visit a practice of the Future Soccer Stars at the City of Wilmington’s soccer league, at the Latin American Community Center in Wilmington. The Future Soccer Stars is the City of Wilmington’s soccer league.

WHO: Governor John Carney
Future Soccer Stars players and coaches
Community members

WHEN: Friday, October 18, 2019
4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Latin American Community Center
403 N. Van Buren St.
Wilmington, DE 19805





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