The Quaker Hill Neighborhood Association will host a dinner on Thursday, Nov. 8, from 6-9 p.m.to celebrate its 25th anniversary. The group has worked hard preserving the history of the Quaker Hill area, and continues to give tours, conferences, and other programs to educate the public about the Underground Railroad, George Washington, and other important historical figures and events that have been a part of Quaker Hill’s background.
The dinner will feature a concert by the Wilmington Concert Opera, and presentation of the Thomas Garrett award to Lt. Dan Selekman of the Wilmington Police Department. There will also be a silent auction and several other events throughout the night. Tickets are $75. Email Ashley Cloud at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 388-7176, or contact Bayard Marin at email@example.com or 658-4200 for tickets and more information.