Christopher Returns for 25th Anniversary
In October, beloved entertainer Christopher Peterson will return to RB to help celebrate CAMP Rehoboth’s Silver Anniversary Weekend. Christopher will be Mistress of Ceremonies for the Silver Gala on October 9 at Nassau Valley Vineyards, and also the closing act at the Baltimore Avenue Block Party on October 11. Tickets for the Anniversary Weekend will be available in early September.
Drag Volleyball—A Labor Day Tradition
It’s not Labor Day Weekend in Rehoboth without Drag Volleyball! The popular event returns to Poodle Beach on Sunday, September 6, at 1 p.m. Follow Rehoboth Beach Drag Volleyball on Facebook.
Groowwll! Bear Art in CAMP Gallery
In conjunction with the first Rehoboth Beach Bear Weekend, the CAMP Rehoboth Gallery will feature Groowwll! Art of the Bear September 12-30. Local and reginal artists have created art that represents the bear community. A reception will be held at the CAMP Rehoboth Community Center on Saturday, September 12, from 2-4 p.m. Light refreshments and free bear hugs for all will be offered.
New CAMP Grief Group Now Forming
Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care of Delaware and CAMP Rehoboth will collaborate on a new grief support group to be held the first and third Tuesdays of each month beginning October 6. Bereavement Specialist Anne Hansen, LCSW, ACHP-SW, and CAMP Health Services Director Sal Seeley, LCSW, DHS will facilitate. Issues may include forgiveness and dealing with emotions. Six sessions; limited space.To register, call 302-227-5620.
Bachelor Auction for CAMP Rehoboth Raises Fun and Funds at Aqua Grill
Thanks to the generosity and support of Aqua owner Bill Shields (left) and auctioneer Lorne Crawford (center) and the staff of Aqua, the 2015 Bachelor Auction raised almost $14,000 for CAMP Rehoboth—and a lot of fun! Continuing a recent Bachelor Auction tradition, this year the boys were joined by bachelorette Jill Frederick, (right) from the Purple Parrot. For more Bachelor Auction 2015 photos, see CAMPshots in this issue.
As the summer comes to a close, excitement is building in anticipation of the CAMP Rehoboth 25th Anniversary Celebration Weekend, October 9-11. The Silver Gala and the Baltimore Avenue Block Party is made possible by its sponsors, including Atlantic Sands Hotel and Conference Center and Atlantic Liquors. Pictured here are: (top) Kathy Wiz, Steve Elkins, RB City Commissioner Kathy McGuiness, Michael Ludden and Barbara Brewer of Atlantic Sands, Natalie Moss and Chris Beagle; (bottom) Kathy McGuiness, Kathy Davison, Dale Lomas of Atlantic Liquors, Chris Beagle, Bob Hoffer, and Kathy Wiz.
CAMP Volunteers Witness Weddings
CAMP’s Wedding Witness Program was started to deal with LGBT weddings. Now CAMP Volunteers are witnessing for all. Photo: Sandi Kufchak, Olga Rodriguez, Derek Goebel and Ryan Villermaux.