COVID-19 Day of Remembrance

Covid-19 Remembrance Event

Join us in a

COVID-19 DAY OF

REMEMBRANCE

In honor of New Castle County residents who lost their lives 
to COVID-19

May 11, 2022, 6 p.m.
Glasgow Park Bank Barn
Rte. 896 & US 40, Bear, DE

Event Program

Prelude: The Imagination Players

  • A Million Dreams, The Greatest Showman, Benji Pasek and Justin Paul

  • Imagine, John Lennon

  • Somewhere Over the Rainbow, The Wizard of Oz, Harold Arlen

  • Memories, Maroon 5

Welcome: Matt Meyer, County Executive


Remarks: Dr. Joan Coker


Candlelighting and Interfaith Ceremony:

  • Rabbi Jeremy Winaker, Associate Rabbi, Congregation Beth Shalom

  • Rev. Dr. Anita Michelle Coleman, Associate Minister, Canaan Baptist Church

  • Irfan Patel, Interfaith Chair, Islamic Society of Delaware

  • Rev. Don Garrett, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark

  • Father John McVoy, Chaplain, Christiana Care Hospital and NCC EMS

  • Pramod Mathur, Hindu Temple, Hockessin

Moment of Silence: Dr. Joan Coker

Epilogue: Matt Meyer, County Executive

Postlude: The Imagination Players

  • You Are Our Heroes, Teresa Jennings

  • Seasons of Love, RENT, Jonathan Larson and Daniel Cohen

The photo memorial will remain on display and will be open on Thursdays during the Glasgow Park Farmers Market, 3-7 p.m. through October. 

Covid-19 Remembrance Ribbon

Create a memorial flag through May 5:

Absalom Jones Senior Center
310 Kiamensi Drive
Wilmington, DE 19804

Appoquinimink Library
651 N. Broad Street
Middletown, DE 19709

Bear Library
101 Governor’s Place
Bear, DE 19701

Brandywine Hundred Library
1300 Foulk Road
Wilmington, DE 19803

Claymont Library
400 Lenape Way
Claymont, DE 19703

Corbit-Calloway Memorial Library
115 High Street
Odessa, DE 19730

Delaware City Library
30 Spruce Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19805

Elsmere Library
30 Spruce Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19805

Garfield Park Rec Center
26 Karlyn Drive
New Castle, DE 19720

Hockessin Library
1023 Valley Road
Hockessin, DE 19707

Hockessin Recreation Center
7259 Lancaster Pike
Hockessin, DE 19707  

Hope Center
365 Airport Road 
New Castle, DE 19720 

James H. Gilliam Building
77 Reads Way
New Castle, DE 19720

Kirkwood Library
6000 Kirkwood Highway
Wilmington, DE 19808

Newark Free Library
750 Library Avenue
Newark, DE 19711

New Castle County Government Center
87 Reads Way
New Castle, DE 19720

New Castle Public Library
424 Delaware Street
New Castle, DE 19720

North Wilmington Library
3400 N. Market St.
Wilmington, DE 19802

Route 9 Library &Innovation Center
3022 New Castle Avenue
New Castle, DE 19720

Wilmington Public Library
10 E 10th Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

Woodlawn Library
2020 W. Ninth Street
Wilmington, DE 19805