Event Calendar



huge “thank you” to the outstanding bowlers and volunteers who braved the blizzard to participate in the February 15 Dover Children’s Home Bowl-a-thon.  Pledges can still be made by clicking the green “Donate Today” button on any page of the DCH website.  You can also mail in or drop off a pledge check or cash at Dover Children’s Home.


March 22, 2015:  The Dover Area Religious Leaders Association is sponsoring a Talent Show, Silent Auction and Craft and Bake Sale from 4pm-6pm to benefit DCH.  This event will be designed, catered, and performed by local area children from kindergarten – grade 12 at St. John’s United Methodist Church at 28 Cataract Avenue in Dover.

Children who are interested in baking items, making crafts, creating artwork, or presenting a talent during the talent show (i.e. singing, dancing, standup comedy, storytelling, poetry reading, unique talents, and playing an  instrument) should request an application ASAP from Wendy at 603-742-3046 or churchoffice@stjohnsdover.org  Completed applications must be returned by February 22 and can be emailed, mailed, or dropped off at St. John’s United Methodist Church on Sunday, February 22, between 1pm – 3pm.

The public is encouraged to attend and support the bakers, crafters, artisans, and performers on the day of the event, Sunday, March 22, from 4pm-6pm. Purchase and enjoy finger foods and sweet treats while shopping at the sale stocked with local, youth-made crafts. Bid in the silent auction on items made by local children and listen to performances by our talented young people.


Thursday, May 7, 2015: The 8th ANNUAL DCH WINE TASTING will be held from 6pm-9pm at Blue Latitudes in Dover.  This event will feature the trademark array of over 25 fine and accessible wines and assortment of exquisite appetizers, cheeses, and desserts to suit every palate.  Tax-deductible tickets are $60 per person and can be purchased with cash, by check, or by clicking the Green “Donate Today” button on any page of our website.  Please click here for a description or poster about the event. For more information, please contact Donna at 603-742-4289, ext. 12 or dcoraluzzo@doverchildrenshome.org


Monday, July 20, 2015:  Register early for our 8th ANNUAL DCH CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT at The Links at Outlook in South Berwick, Maine!!  This will be a sold out event.  Enjoy a relaxing day of golf with friends.  A shotgun start is planned for 8am. We’re looking for foursomes, hole sponsors, and items for our raffle and silent auction tables.  Click here for a registration form or a list of sponsorship opportunities.  Contact Donna with any questions at dcoraluzzo@doverchildrenshome.org


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