Bulletin Board
Thursday, February 27, 2003
Free Tax Assistance
AARP-Tax Aide is offering free tax counseling and preparation from Feb. 4 through April 11 for senior and low income taxpayers. AARP-Tax Aide volunteers, trained in cooperation with the Internal Revenue Service, will assist with personal tax returns at the following locations:
  • Nanticoke Senior Center, 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford, 629-4939;
  • Methodist Manor House, Middleford Road, Seaford, 629-4593;
  • Laurel Public Library, 101 E. 4th St., Laurel, 875-3184;
  • Bridgeville Public Library, Market and Laws streets, Bridgeville, 337-7401;
  • Seaford Public Library, 402 N. Porter St., Seaford, 629-2524.
Please call for an appointment. Service is also available for homebound individuals.

Boating Course March 1
The Nanticoke River Yacht Club in conjunction with BEDCO is sponsoring a Delaware State Boating Course class at the NRYC building in Blades on Saturday, March 1, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Any Delaware resident born after Jan. 1, 1978, must complete this course to operate a boat on state waters. Also anyone who must take the helm in an emergency situation should have this course. The fee is $8. For information and registration, call Capt. Dick Wolfe at 628-8520.
Epworth Yard Sale
Epworth Christian School in Laurel will hold a 250+ Family Yard Sale on Saturday, March 1, from 7 to 11 am. The event will be held rain or shine in the school gymnasium and it replaces the annual yard sale usually held at the ECS Spring Festival in May. This yearís Spring Festival on Saturday, May 3, will include many exciting activities, but because of the scope of the yard sale, it will become a separate event on March 1. There will be great bargains on adult and children's clothing, toys, linens, and much more. Scrapple and egg sandwiches, drinks, and baked goods will also be for sale. Epworth Christian School is located east of Rt. 13 in Laurel. Turn east on Sycamore Road at OíNealís Antiques; drive 4.5 miles and the school will be located on your left - 14511 Sycamore Rd. Call 302-875-4488 for information and directions.

Indoor Yard Sale
An Indoor Yard Sale will be held on Saturday, March 1, from 7 a.m.-noon, at Melson Church Community Hall, Melson Road, Delmar, Md. New and used items, baked goods, breakfast foods, drinks will be available for sale. Tables for rent. Call 846-2431 or 896-2918 for information.