We meet at the First Presbyterian Church in Smyrna, Delaware on the first Tuesday of each month from 7-9 PM. We meet September to June during the year, July, August we hold no meetings but are still active. The normal meeting format includes discussion of club activities, observing high lights, constellation and deep sky object of the month, an advertised presentation and possible guest speakers. We welcome the public to our meetings and are open to suggestions for topics and guest speakers. Observing is (usually) scheduled for the Friday and Saturday nearest the New Moon to maximize the observing hours during complete darkness. During the summer months when the park is open the observing site will be at the baseball field in the camping area at Tuckahoe State Park. In the winter we observe at the Equestrian center. Observing at Tuckahoe is limited to members of the Delmarva Stargazers only. The Delmarva Stargazers are also dedicated to promoting amateur astronomy in our area through educational outreach. Club members often do presentations at local libraries, schools, and scouting organizations, among others. The club publishes a monthly newsletter, The Star Gazer News, seven days before the club meeting.
Club meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7 PM at the North County Branch of the Caroline County Public Library at 101 Cedar Lane, Greensboro, MD 21639. There is a different presenter each month that covers some area in which he or she has expertise. The club members decide on the agenda for the next month.
Holds several club functions a year, presenting speakers on topics of political interest; staffs Democratic booths at local events, promotes voting and voter registration; works with the Caroline County Democratic Central Committee. Full club meets between 2 and 4 times per year.
Donates money for those that need eyeglasses. Applications for assistance purchasing eyeglasses available at the Department of Social Services. Contributes money to seeing-eye dog school, Leader Dog, Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Clinic, local schools, soccer teams, Girls and Boys State. Offer two $1000 scholarship to a graduating senior of NCHS. Meetings are the 1st and 3rd Mondays at 6:29 PM at the Denton Club House on Butler Dr. and Maryland Ave.
Weekly Lunch meetings are held at the Chesapeake Culinary Arts Center, 513 Franklin Street in Denton Md. Lunch at 12 noon followed by brief business meeting and community speaker.
Current officers include Walt Palmer, President; Robin Martin, Treasurer; and Debby Bennett, Secretary.
As a speaker, potential member or visitor to the Club, contact current president.
Membership in the ESMTA provides regular association with colleagues and participation in local, state, and national events of mutual interest. Other benefits include: conventions, student performance festivals and competitive events, composition competitions, workshops, master classes, and theory and keyboard musicianship reviews. The Association also offers the High School Recognition/Credit Program for private piano music study in the 9th through the 12th grades. Awards and honors are presented at all levels for students, and grants are available to teachers throughout the year. ESMTA members also give piano and other instrument lessons for a fee. Contact Raymond Hobbs for a referral. Association members can be scheduled for free classical presentations, featuring either soloists or an ensemble.
Hosts an annual Wheat Threshing, Steam, & Gas Engine Show the first Fri., Sat., and Sun. in August. The show includes education, demonstration, and live musical entertainment. The show is located at the above address. Volunteers accepted to assist with the show.
Group open to all those interested in the craft of writing, both professional and novice. Monthly meetings occur across the Eastern Shore. Check website for times and locations. Membership includes networking opportunities with other writers and a monthly newsletter. The Eastern Shore Writers Association hosts the annual Bay to Ocean Writers Conference in Wye Mills every March, (details on website) and publishes an annual literary review entitled The Delmarva Review.
Club Call : K3EMD: Our Meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7PM at the Talbot EOC/911 Center at 605 Port Street, Easton, Maryland 21601. Some of our members gather at the Olive Garden at 5:00 p.m. for dinner and fellowship prior to the meeting. Guests are always welcome.The Club provides a forum for amateur radio operators to share their knowledge and understanding of radio operations, to train future operators, to foster good will through community service and emergency communications, and to develop a fellowship for people with similar interests. As in most amateur radio clubs our members range from novice to extra and from youth to geezer! The members interests run throughout the spectrum in most every mode including DX, R.A.C.E.S., Satellite, EME, HF, VHF, UHF and Marine Mobile. We provide amateur radio communication service for the Triathlons that are held in the Cambridge, MD area.