Seaford Events
Thursday, April 11, 2002
Acorn Club to meet tonight
On April 11, the Acorn Club will hold a business meeting and the installation of officers for 2002-2003, at the Seaford Library Community Room, at 7:30 p.m. The officers are: Ann McFarland, president, Teresa Blades, first vice president; Sue Ockels, second vice president; Betty Truitt, recording secretary; Debbie O’Bier, corresponding secretary; and Barbara Norton, treasurer. Hostess Louise Ellis, and her committee will serve refreshments.

Fine-free week at library
The Seaford District Library will accept overdue books without charging fines April 14 to 20. The library is located at 402-Porter St., Seaford. Call 629 2524 for more information.

Post office to stay open late
The Seaford Post Office will be open until 8 p.m. on April 15 to accommodate taxpayers. Mail from the collection boxes in front of the post office will be gathered at midnight and postmarked with an April 15 date stamp. The Georgetown Post Office will be open until midnight.

Downtown association to meet
The Downtown Seaford Association will meet Monday, April 15, 7:30 p.m., at the old post office on High Street. Participants will see plans for the new museum and discuss other ideas about things happening in Seaford.

Storyteller to be at library
Seaford District Library will host storyteller Gary Lloyd, also known as Mason Talespinner, Monday, April 15, 7 p.m., to kick off National Library Week with tales of adventure and survival. The library is located at 402-Porter St., Seaford. Call 629-2524 for more information.

Widowed Persons to meet
The Seaford Chapter of the AARP Widowed Persons Service will meet Tuesday, April 16, at 12:30 p.m., at the Golden Corral. Ben Culver from the DuPont Co., Seaford, will speak. Widowed people of all ages are invited to attend.
Learn to write better
The Seaford Library will hold a writer’s workshop Saturday, April 20, 1 to 3 p.m. The Writer’s Block from Salisbury will offer a workshop about how to write for publication and for pleasure. The library is located at 402 Porter St., Seaford. Call 629-2524 for more information.

Basket Raffle benefits S.C. Teen Court
A Longaberger “Easter” basket was raffled off by the American Legion Auxiliary, Unit #6, with proceeds donated to the Sussex County Teen Court. Congratulations goes to Dale Warner of Seaford, winner of the basket. A warm thank you to all who participated.

READ-ALOUD Delaware Volunteer training session will be held Tuesday, April 30, at 1 p.m. in the Seaford Public Library. Volunteer readers are needed at various reading sites in Sussex County. Call 856-2527 for information.

AAUW Geranium Sales Benefit Scholarships May 4
The Seaford American Association of University Women is taking orders for the annual geranium sale to raise money for local scholarships. Plants are $4 each in red, white, pink or fuchsia. Plants will be picked up at the West Seaford School parking lot on Saturday, May 4, between 9-11 a.m.

Elks host Bingo every Wednesday
The Seaford Elks Lodge has Bingo every Wednesday evening beginning promptly at 7:30. Food available from our kitchen.

Seaford Mayor’s Right Choice Award application deadline May 3
The City of Seaford is proud to announce that nominations for the Mayor’s Right Choice Award are now being accepted. This award is given to a high school senior who resides in the Seaford School District and has made the right choices in life, exhibited a positive influence on the Seaford Community, and maintained a drug free lifestyle. This award will be presented at the regular meeting of Mayor & Council on May 28, 2002. The winner will receive an engraved plaque and $500. Applications can be picked up at City Hall, 302 E. King St., Monday through Friday (8 a.m.-5 p.m.) or from the guidance offices of Seaford High School, Sussex Technical High School and seaford Christian Academy. The deadline for submitting completed applications is May 3, 2002. They may be submitted by mail (P.O. Box 1100, Seaford DE 19973) or by fax (629-9307) to the attention of Shannon Sapna. Questions should also be directed to Mrs. Sapna at 629-9173.

Superfund Banquet May 11 (tickets must be bought in advance)
The Lower Delaware Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation, will be holding their 6th annual Superfund Banquet on Saturday, May 11, at the Laurel Fire Department. The doors will open at 5 p.m. Tickets are to be purchased in advance, and can be purchased by contacting Derik Callaway, at 875-7226.