Third annual Dewey Dunk Jan. 1
The Dewey Business Partnership will sponsor the third annual Dewey Dunk, a chilling jump into the Atlantic, at noon, Thursday, Jan. 1, on Dagsworthy Avenue beach in Dewey Beach. Festivities begin at 11:30 a.m. with a bonfire and a toast. Dunkers will take a dip into the Atlantic to help support the Dewey Business Partnership’s events and positive initiatives such as the Dewey Kids’ Beach Party and the Dewey Arts Festival. Dunkers may register the day of the event at the Starboard parking lot or on the beach at Dagsworthy beginning at 11 a.m. The fee of $20 includes a 2015 Dewey Dunk T-shirt and a wristband for after-dunk discounts at Dewey businesses.
This is an all-ages event, rain or shine and free parking. Call 302-228-3701 for more information or visit www.deweybusinesspartnership.com.
UUSD to show "Inequality for All" documentary Jan. 2
First Friday Films at UUSD will screen “Inequality for All” Jan. 2. It is a documentary that follows former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich as he looks to raise awareness of the country's widening economic gap, currently at historic highs. At the heart of the film is a simple proposition: What is a good society, and what role does the widening income gap play in the deterioration of the nation's economic health? With Jon Stewart, Mary Tyler Moore, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton, Conan O’Brien, Candice Bergen, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton and more. Won Best Documentary at 2013 Sundance Film Festival. Shown at Unitarian Universalists of Southern Delaware, 33739 Marsh Road in Lewes. Potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m., film at 7 p.m. followed by a discussion. For details, contact Karen Lunstead, email@example.com, 302-231-8192.