There’s no candidate changes this week so we can go right to events.
Tuesday, August 3 – Pasta Dinner Fundraiser for U.S. Senate candidate Jim Rutledge at the Ocean Pines Community Hall from 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person or $200 for a table of 10. For reservations contact Joan Gentile at (410) 641-6218.
Fundraiser for Wicomico County Council at-large candidate Mike Brewington at Station 7 Restaurant, 7456 Gumboro Road in Pittsville, from 7 to 9 p.m. Admission is $20. RSVP to Linda Truitt at (410) 835-0014.
Friday, August 6 – The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce continues its Lunch ‘n Learn candidate forum series from noon to 1 p.m. Featured for the week are County Executive Rick Pollitt, County Council at-large hopeful Bob Culver, Wicomico County Council District 4 hopeful Bob Caldwell, and District 3 challenger John Hamilton. The Chamber is located at 144 E. Main Street in Salisbury, and patrons are encouraged to bring their own brown bag lunch.
Saturday, August 7 – Target shooting fundraiser for Wicomico County Council candidate Mike Brewington at an undisclosed location. Suggested donation is $20 per person, with details and location available by calling (410) 860-1894.
Wednesday, August 11 – The Lower Shore Young Republicans are hosting a political roundtable for candidates, and the public is invited. The event will be held at the Chamber of Commerce Building in downtown Salisbury (144 East Main Street) beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 12 – District 38A hopeful John Phoebus is having a fundraiser featuring Kendal Ehrlich at the Great Hall – Holloway Hall, Salisbury University from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Cost is $50 per person. Call Leslie Wilson at 410-430-0856 or email@example.com to reserve tickets.
Friday, August 13 – The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce continues its Lunch ‘n Learn candidate forum series from noon to 1 p.m. Each Friday several Wicomico County candidates (3 or 4) will be invited to come and give a 5 minute opening statement and then take questions from the audience. The Chamber is located at 144 E. Main Street in Salisbury, and patrons are encouraged to bring their own brown bag lunch.
Saturday, August 14 – Target shooting fundraiser for Wicomico County Council candidate Mike Brewington at an undisclosed location. Suggested donation is $20 per person, with details and location available by calling (410) 860-1894.
Sunday, August 15 – Billed as a Picnic by the Creek, District 38A hopeful Charles Otto is hosting a fundraiser at 14451 Reading Ferry Road in Princess Anne from 2 to 5 p.m. (rain or shine.) The event will be catered by Taylor’s BBQ and entertainment provided by DJ Andy. RSVP required by Wednesday, August 11th to 410-651-0022 OR Charles@ElectCharlesOtto.com.
District 38B candidate A. Kaye Kenney is hosting Pork in the Park on Sunday August 15, 2010 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at White Horse Park in Ocean Pines, featuring the Backfin Banjo Band and BBQ by Emings.Tickets $20.00. RSVP by August 10 to (410) 632-3733 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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