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Happy New Year to Our Fellow DelMarVa Penn Staters!
We wish each of your a very happy and healthy new year, and hope you will participate in our 2017 activities. 

We appreciate your feedback and look forward to many of you getting involved with our chapter activities!

Together….WE ARE….DelMarVa Penn State!
Karen Verbeke, President


DelMarVa Chapter to Host Two Bowl Game Watching Parties!

 Party #1 – Dianne Colestock’s Home

Where: 37138 Lord Baltimore Lane, Ocean View, DE 19970 (302-260-0972) ]

When:  Monday, January 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm (Game starts at 4:30!) RSVP:  to Dianne

by Friday, December 30th at colestockdianne@gmail.com or at 302-260-0972. 

Bring:  Bring an appetizer/finger foods (please let Dianne know in your RSVP) and BYOB

(a licensed bartender will be on the premises). Dianne will be serving meatballs or barbeque.

  Also bring plenty of Nittany Lion spirit! 

Directions:   Coming south on Route 1, turn right onto Route 26 in Bethany Beach;

continue on Route 26 through 3 lights.  At the 4th light turn left,proceed .9 mile

and turn left into Lord Baltimore Landing.  At the second street on the right, Dianne’s house

sits on the corner on the left.  Parking is available at the pool parking lot or in her driveway.

  There is a flagpole in Dianne’s front yard and she has a 3-car side entry garage. 

If coming from the Ocean City area, the directions are the same,

except turn left onto Route 26.

Game Watching:  There will be game watching on both the first and second floors of Dianne’s home


.Party #2 – Buffalo Wild Wings with Host, Kate Leith

Where:  19930 Lighthouse Plaza Blvd., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971

(302-727-5946).  The DelMarVa Chapter will meet in the large open area in the back

of BWW (same location as the Fall Football Watching Parties.)

When:  Monday, January 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm (Game starts at 4:30!)

RSVP:  to Kate by Sunday, January 1, 2017 at marikate.m.leith@accenture.com or at 302-233-5079.

  Details:  Attendees order drinks and food from the BWW menu.  Our alumni chapter will

receive a percentage of the $ spent at BWW. 

Bring plenty of Nittany Lion spirit!  Penn State’s Rose Bowl Website: 


For updated Rose Bowl info, please go to the website at www.alumni.psu.edu/bowl2017

or through Penn State News, or on social media.



Please hold Saturday, January 21st for our New Year’s Dinner at Murph’s Beef

and Ale in Rehoboth Beach, DE.  We will be sending more details soon. 


Help Wanted!

The DelMarVa chapter is in need of a committee chair persons to lead our chapter membership development efforts.

This is a very important leadership position in our chapter’s organization, particularly as we move forward in our chapter membership renewal efforts.  PLEASE email Karen Verbeke if you are willing to help by serving in this position.  kaverbeke@comcast.net  We are also in need of volunteers to serve as hosts of the football games listed above. Please contact Karen Verbeke at kaverbeke@comcast.net if you are willing to do this!  (Duties:  Get appetizers – chapter pays, take attendance, and have fun!)


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