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Thursday, September 11, 2014 Bethany Blues 18385 Coastal Highway Lewes, DE 19958 5:30 - Cash Bar 6:30 - Buffet Dinner 7:30 - Comments and stuff
Club members and their guests are invited to the Annual Sussex Cyclists Club Dinner. The event will be held at Bethany Blues on Rt. 1 in Rehoboth.
Special Guest Speaker
Dennis Forney is publisher and co-owner of the Cape Gazette, as well as an avid cyclist. In 2013 Dennis and his wife cycled nearly 3,400 miles across the United States from Astoria, Washington to Lewes, Delaware
House Salad with citrus vinaigrette
Pulled Chicken St. Louis Style Ribs Blues Jambalaya with Rice
Homemade Cornbread with Honey Butter Four Cheese Macaroni and Cheese Fresh Seasonal Vegetables Smokehouse Baked Beans
"Ruthies Famous" Dessert
All non-alcoholic beverages included (Cash Bar service available)
Vegetarian options available
- Guests Welcome - All for only $29.50 per person - (includes gratuity)
Sussex Cyclists Club Dinner c/o Jack Boettger 19 Dogwood Drive Harbeson, DE 19951 Checks Payable to: Sussex Cyclists Inc.
Map and directions will be posted on the MEMBERS ONLY page of the club website.
More about our Dennis Forney, our guest speaker. (From Leadership Delaware.) His newspaper career, now in its 40th year, started at the Queen Anne's Record-Observer in Centreville, Maryland, and includes stints as delivery boy, photographer, darkroom technician, advertising salesman, news reporter, editor and publisher at the Bay Times on Kent Island, the Star-Democrat in Easton, the Whale, formerly of Lewes, and Delaware State News. As a newspaper columnist, he has been writing his weekly column, Barefootin', for 30 years. Forney is past chairman of the Greater Lewes Foundation, chairman of the Sussex County Land Trust and immediate past president of the Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Press Association. He was born in Detroit, Michigan where his father - a native of Georgetown, Delaware - was teaching school, and was raised in Chestertown, Md. He is a graduate of Mercersburg Academy in Mercersburg, Pa. and Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio. He and his wife, Rebecca, have lived in Lewes since 1975 and they have two daughters, Megan and Meredith.
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Most of our warm weather rides are moderate, no-drop rides - but we also try to offer options for the more casual rider as well as the more agressive
Club membership is not required; in fact we will be glad to take you along on our favorite routes. (We do require helmets, a waiver, and a safe biking attitude.)
If our posted rides do not meet your schedule, feel free to download some of our most popular rides from the "Cue Sheet" section of this website.
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