Sundance Host and Sponsor Sign-up
This Labor Day weekend the amazing Sundance benefit will celebrate its 30th Anniversary. “Sundance even predates the founding of CAMP Rehoboth,” says co-founder of both, CAMP Rehoboth Executive Director Steve Elkins. “And it is a success because so many people step up to support it.” All Sponsor, Supporter, Host, and Ticket packages are now available on the CAMP Rehoboth website. Please sign up today!
CAMP and Peninsula Gallery Art Initiative
June 3-25, the CAMP Rehoboth Community Center and Peninsula Gallery are collaborating on Art of the Community, an exhibition of the work by CAMP Rehoboth artists. Both the artists and the Gallery will donate a portion of sales to support Project CAMPfire, a new initiative that supports artists, with a focus on the 55+ community. The show features work by Terry Isner, Vincent Hughes, and Caroline Huff (above).
Washington Blade Party at Blue Moon
Now a Memorial Day weekend tradition in Rehoboth Beach, the Washington Blade staff returned to the Blue Moon for their annual summer party. From left: Kevin Naff, Washington Blade Editor; Mitch Crane, Delaware Deputy Insurance Commissioner; US Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester; Chris Beagle, VP CAMP Rehoboth Board of Directors; Roddy Flynn, Executive Director Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus.
Birthday Brunch Benefits CAMP
Robert Patlan and Gordon Tanner celebrated Robert’s 50th birthday by giving gifts instead of receiving them. Guests to their Memorial Day weekend brunch made generous gifts to CAMP.
Many Hands! CAMP Volunteers Rock!
CAMP Rehoboth depends on hundreds of volunteers to accomplish its work. On May 24, a team of volunteers gathered for the Sundance 2017 mailing party, and knocked it out in record time!
12x12xHeART Auction at CAMP
Online bidding at the 12x12xHeART Auction at the CAMP Rehoboth Community Center on May 27, was fun for artists and bidders alike. Photo: Donna Deely, Sal Seeley, Jane Duffy, Renata Price, and Leslie Sinclair (event organizer and CAMP Rehoboth Board member). For details about upcoming CAMP Rehoboth art events and other programs see CAMP Arts in this issue, or visit the CAMP Rehoboth website.
Looking for a Few Good Writers!
Always wanted to see your name in print or online? Letters from CAMP Rehoboth is seeking experienced writers to do feature stories, interviews, and other content for the magazine. For additional information and to send samples of work, email Letters from CAMP Rehoboth Features Editor Fay Jacobs. To submit photos, poetry, illustrations, or press releases, email Steve Elkins.
Wedding Bells in Rehoboth Beach
Congratulations to Steve Wunder and Rod Hastie, married on Saturday, May 20, by Father Max Wolf at Saint George’s Chapel. The reception was held at the Baywood Greens Clubhouse.
Ciao Baby! Letters Travels to Italy
Letters never turns down the chance to travel, and recently joined Marge Amodei, Penni Hope, Katherine Sams and Cara Radosevich on an Italian vacation celebrating Marge’s birthday.