Join DISC for a special FUNdraiser!

Looking for a fun night out that also benefits a great cause? Join DISC on June 13 from 7-9pm at Painting With A Twist-Middletown for an evening of painting, wine, and raffle prizes. 50% of the class proceeds will go to DISC’s small grants fund, which supports invasive species projects throughout Delaware. In addition, this class will be taught be DISC’s very own Vice-chair, Linda Bailey!

Seats are $40 per person, which includes all painting supplies. Painting With A Twist provides a complimentary bar with beer and wine. This event is open to the public, so be sure to share the flyer above!

Raffle tickets will be available purchase (1 for $2, 3 for $5, and 8 for $10). All raffle ticket sales will go to DISC. Prizes include a $40 Painting With A Twist gift card, a painting, original artwork, and more!

Register here before seats sell out!


February 15, 2018 Annual Meeting and Board Nominees!

In lieu of our all-day conference normally held in October, DISC will be holding a half-day meeting on February 15, from 9am-1pm at the Delaware Department of Agriculture. Our tentative agenda includes three speakers and lunch will be catered by Mission BBQ. We are still working on DDA pesticide credits for these speakers and will advertise them once awarded. This meeting will also serve as DISC’s Annual Business Meeting and will include a vote on a new slate of board members and a change to our by-laws (see proposed changes HERE). DISC by-laws state our slate of nominations must go out for review 30 days prior to the Annual Meeting date. For your consideration, the nominations are below.

DISC ANNUAL MEETING
When: February 15, 2018
Time: 8:45 am-1pm
Where: Delaware Department of Agriculture, 2320 S Dupont Hgwy Dover, DE 19934
DDA Credits: TBD
Cost: $25.00
Lunch: Mission BBQ
Register here: https://discannualmeeting.eventbrite.com

Slate of Nominations to DISC Board
• Chair – Marcia Fox (interim) & Vince D’Amico
• Vice Chair – Linda Bailey (interim) & Tara Trammell
• Secretary – Rick Mickowski
• Treasurer – Stephen Hauss
• Chair, Education Committee – Kate O’Hanlon
• Chair, Research & Grants – Edna Stetzar
• Parliamentarian – vacant
• Member at Large – Ashley Melvin
• Member at Large – Kesha Braunskill

We appreciate your continued support of DISC and hope that you can join on February 15!