Father/Daughter Valentines Dance
Father and father figures and their daughters are cordially invited to dance the night away and spend some quality time together on Friday, Feb. 8. The Valentine’s dance will be held at Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church on High Street in Seaford from 7-10 p.m.
The church’s Fellowship Hall will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland so plan on putting on your fancy duds and your dancing shoes and enjoying the DJ, decorations and refreshments.
Tickets are $5 per person and only 150 will be sold so don’t delay on making your plans. Each family is asked to bring a baked good or treat to share and special keepsake pictures will be available for purchase. The dance is for father/father figures and daughters only but any mothers who are interested in helping are welcome.
Tickets are available at the Mt. Olivet Church Office (629-4458) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., or from David and Becky Genshaw (629-9014).
SCCS hosts Fred Garbo Inflatable Theater Feb. 13
The Seaford Community Concert Series continues its season on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 8 p.m. in the Seaford High School auditorium.
The performers for this concert will be the Fred Garbo Inflatable Theater. This will be a unique concert experience. Through the use of inflatable shape changing props, the result is an imaginative performance set to music. Watch dancing cubes and cylinders. See the ballerina’s skirt become an evening gown before your eyes.
Just four weeks after their Seaford performance, the Fred Garbo theater begins a month-long Broadway run in New York City. Earlier this year, he appeared at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.
In addition to appearances on the David Letterman show, Fred Garbo has been on television shows worldwide.
This is sure to be the highlight of the season. It also comes with a rare opportunity to preview the performance. A 30-second video with sound can be viewed at www.fredgarbo.com.
Once you watch this entertaining clip, you will circle the date as the one February event not to be missed.
Turkey Shoot February 9
A Turkey Shoot at Nanticoke Sportsmen’s Club (inside), Road 485, Bethel-Concord Road, on Saturday, Feb. 9, at noon. Food, including oyster sandwiches, and drinks available. For more information call 629-9199.
Safe Boating Course
The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary will be offering the Delaware Safe Boating course. This is an eight-hour course, meeting on Feb. 9 from 8 a.m. to noon and on Feb. 16 from 8 a.m. to noon. Participants must attend both sessions. The course fee is $6 and will be held at the Nanticoke Yacht Club in Blades. Contact Wayne Hickman at 629-6337.
Collector Clubs shows
The Eastern Shore Stamp Club, Wicomico Coin Club, and Delmarva Post Card Club will hold their annual shows on Sunday, Feb. 10, from 10 a.m. till 4 p.m., at the Civic Center in Salisbury.
There will be exhibits, refreshments, and dealers present. Admission to all shows is free.
Dinner Theater Productions
There will be two dinner theater productions this month at the CHEER Community Center, 5 Sand Hill Road, Georgetown. At 1 p.m., on Sunday, Feb. 10, Baystar Productions will be presenting “Broadway Bound and Gagged” an interactive musical murder-mystery where the audience assembles clues to solve who-dun-it-with-what. $32.95 per person. Call (302) 732-9214 for reservations.
At 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21, the Footlight Players return with “Broadway Remembered,” a musical extravaganza of the best of the Broadway hit songs. $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
Trap Pond Partners meet
The monthly meeting of Trap Pond Partners will be held Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Park’s Nature Center. Anyone interested in the future of Trap Pond State Park is invited to attend.
TRIAD meets February 14
The Western Sussex County TRIAD will hold its next meeting on Thursday, Feb. 14, at 10 a.m. at the Nanticoke Senior Center located at 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford. The TRIAD organization is comprised of citizens and law enforcement working together to ensure for the safety and quality of life needs of senior citizens. The topic for the next TRIAD meeting will be a presentation on Transient Groups and Con Artists. All members of the community are invited to attend the TRIAD meetings. The TRIAD meetings are normally scheduled for the second Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. at the Nanticoke Senior Center.
PPP announce auditions
Possum Point Players, the areas oldest community theatre, is holding auditions for their spring production of Moliere’s “Tartuffe.” Five women and seven men, from 17 to 80 years of age, are needed to cast the show. Performance dates for “Tartuffe” are April 17 through 21. For more information, call 856-3460.