Go Red event for women
The health departments of Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties have teamed up with Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury and Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin to present a heart health event for women.
The Go Red event is free and open to the public, and will feature health screenings, a heart-healthy cooking demonstration, success stories, vendors, dinner and door prizes. It will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 5 from 5:30-8 p.m. in the auditorium of the Avery W. Hall Educational Center at Peninsula Regional Medical Center, on the corner of Waverly Drive and Vine Street, in Salisbury. Free parking is available in Garage B, located next to the Educational Center building.
Register online by Feb. 3 at www.wicomicohealth.org, or call 410-334-3480.
SDHS Job Fair
Stephen Decatur High School staff and students invite area businesses and vendors to participate in its 2014 Job Fair, to be held at the school on Thursday, Feb. 27, from 8:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. In addition to Stephen Decatur students, Snow Hill and Pocomoke students will also be in attendance.
For more information, or to sign up as a vendor, call Kim Hudson at 410-641-4410.
The annual Granville Trimper Pancake Breakfast will take place Sunday, Feb. 2 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Ocean View American Grill, on the Boardwalk at 16th Street.
The cost for the all-you-can-eat breakfast is $7 for adults and $4 for children 10 and under. Children 5 and younger eat free. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, coffee, tea, juice and soda. There will also be a drawing to win three prizes–Trimper’s Rides VIP Pass (up to five people ride all day), $100 Mug & Mallet restaurant gift certificate or Ayers Creek Adventures half-day kayak rental for two. The cost to enter the drawing is $5.
For more information, call 410-289-1413 or visit www.downtownassociation.net.
Chip Bertino, candidate for Worcester County Commissioner for District 5, will host a campaign kickoff event on Sunday. Jan. 26 at 3 p.m. in the Assateague Room of the Ocean Pines Community Center. The community is invited to attend and light refreshments will be served.
Bertino is campaigning for the seat of retiring Commissioner Judy Boggs who represented the district for 12 years. For more information, call 410-251-2082.