Guitar lessons for beginners and advanced players of all ages ARE available at the Wilson Center. Instructor Mark Galicki is an accomplished guitarist with 36 years of experience. Mark also plays in a local Christian rock band that has performed in venues in both Maryland and Pennsylvania. Hourly and group rates are available. Call Mark, 443-616-1525, or the Wilson Center, 410-836-3555, for more information.

Tutoring is also available at the Wilson Center. The Wilson Ministry Center is offering private tutoring sessions this summer and during the upcoming school year. Amanda Petty, a member of the child care staff and a recent college graduate, will provide tutoring sessions to area children of all ages at the center. For additional information or to schedule a session call 410-836-3555.

The Wilson Center Art Show will be held Friday, Sept. 7 from 6 to 9 p.m. with live music, Saturday, Sept. 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 9 from noon to 5 p.m. Three photos must be submitted with an entry fee of $15. For more information, call Nancy, 410-457-4767.

There will be not meeting of the Dublin/Darlington Community Council in August but meetings will resume Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Conowingo Visitors Center.


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The time is coming near, spaces are filling and plans are coming together for this year's Darlington Apple Festival on Saturday, Oct. 6. Contact our Facebook page or website, http://www.DarlingtonAppleFest.org, for more information.

The next book sale will be held on Saturday, Sept. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Darlington library branch.

The Darlington Lions Club and the Darlington United Methodist Church are joining to host their annual chicken barbecue dinner on Saturday, Aug. 25 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Darlington volunteer Fire Company social hall. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children's portions. The meal includes half of a barbecue chicken, homemade potato salad and coleslaw, green beans, roll and butter, coffee, iced tea and dessert. Carry-out orders will be available for purchase. For more information, call 410-836-3663 or 410-457-8787.

Deer Creek Friends Meeting will host an Afternoon English Tea for Heifer International on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the Meeting House. Tickets are $15 which will include delicious English tea, an assortment of sandwiches and a decadent selection of sweet and savory home baked goodies. It will be an event filled with fellowship, fun and fantastic food. Please come and join us. Tickets will be sold to ensure there is plenty of food for everyone attending. Please e-mail Kim Holloway, Kimhollowaydvm@gmail.com, for tickets (available until Aug. 20) or further information.