What’s Happening Today – January 8, 2020
Today on DelmarvaLife –
The fear of falling can keep older adults inside their home and away from many of their favorite social activities. Enhance Fitness is a program with a goal to improve overall functional fitness and well-being of older adults living with arthritis. We talk with Associate Executive Director of the Richard A. Henson YMCA, Amy Sorg, about how it works.
If you are looking to ramp up your fitness, maybe you want to consider competing in a triathlon. The Richard A. Henson YMCA‘s Y-Tri program can get you there. We’ll tell you about the program that can get you from the couch to the finish line before summer.
The field of dancer is set for the 2020 Dancing with the Delaware Stars taking place January 25th. Find out how you can participate in choosing the winners and help area children.
Jimy Reid of the Tri-County MLK Coation joins us to talk about the upcoming Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration happening January 20th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center in Salisbury. You can order tickets by calling Jessie Ballard at 410-546-4206 or April Jackson at 410-726-8478.
Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore will host thousands of eighth graders from the Eastern Shore for JA Inspire. JA Inspire offers students the opportunity to learn about careers from caring mentors in time to plan their high school coursework. Development Manager of Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore, Lisa Thornton talks with us about how it works.
It’s music’s biggest night, and you have the opportunity to be there for every note. 102.5 WBOC and Vernon Powell are sending a lucky listener to the 66th Grammy Awards. 102.5 WBOC’s April Brilliant tells us how the contest works.
Do you know someone who has a birthday or wedding anniversary coming up? A great way to celebrate is with a DelmarvaLife Occasion. Submit your occasion here.