Seaford News Briefs
Thursday, May 20, 2004
Annual Yard Sale on May 22
Annual yard sale, Friends of the Seaford District Library, Saturday, May 22, 7 a.m. - noon. Donated articles can be left at the library on May 20 and 21.

Towne & Country Fair
11th annual Towne & Country Fair, Saturday, May 22, Gov. Ross Mansion, Seaford. Starts with a prayer breakfast at 8 a.m. Events, including Civil War troop demontrations, throughout the day.

Evening of Fashion and Dessert
An Evening of Fashion and Dessert, Friday, May 21, St. Luke’s Parish Hall, Seaford, 7 p.m. Donation of $5. Proceeds benefit AFRAM 2004.

District 39 Democrats
Open meeting of District 39 Democrats, Wednesday, May 26, 110 Pine St., Seaford, 7-8:30 p.m. For more information, contact Lynne Mangene Betts, 629-3949.

Moving Wall Committee meeting is May 20
The Moving Wall Committee will have an open public meeting on Thursday, May 20, at 7 p.m. at the Seaford City Hall Annex on High Street in downtown Seaford. The meeting is open to people wanting to volunteer, veterans’ groups, and possible sponsors. The Moving Wall, an exact one-half scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be coming to Seaford in the Sports Complex Park Sept. 14 - 20. The Harley-Davidson dealerships in Seaford, Ocean-City, and Rehoboth are hosting the event. For more information contact Benet McCormick at 410-629-1599 or
Republican Women’s Club
Seaford Republican Women’s Club meets Thursday, May 27, 10:30 a.m., Seaford Golf and Country Club, to organize an Aug. 15 dinner, where the candidates running for election in November will be presented. The speaker will be Debbie Mitchell of Ambassador Travel talking about “Trips to English Gardens.” All are invited. Lunch is available. Call Jane Short at 629-7097 or Anne Nesbitt at 628-7788 for further information.

Elks Providing Summer Camp
Seaford Elks Lodge #2458 is sponsoring a number of children, ages 9-13, to attend the Elks Camp Barrett located in Crownsville, Md. (west of Annapolis). The dates are: boys, June 27-July 3; girls, July 25-July 31. Planned activities/camp counselors. For more information and an application form, call Lodge representatives at 628-3607 or 628-3389. Do not call the Lodge.

City of Seaford clean-up week upcoming soon
The City of Seaford Clean-Up Week will be June 1-4. The collection is for city residents only and will be for the following items: building materials, household furniture, guttering, doors, windows, tires, doors, scrap metal, and some appliances (not those containing freon). Items that will not be accepted are: hazardous waste (paints, etc.), liquids, any items with asbestos, contaminated soils, household garbage, aerosol cans, leaves, limbs, grass clippings, refrigerators, air conditioners, and freezers. The following schedule has been outlined by the city: Tuesday, June 1 - East Seaford (from Pond Street to Front Street; Wednesday, June 2 - Front Street to the railroad tracks (deep cut); Thursday, June 3 - railroad tracks to Nylon Boulevard and Martin Farms; Friday, June 4 - Westview, Parson’s Village and Woodside Manor. All items must be placed on the curb line the night before.