Seaford Events
Thursday, September 4, 2003
17th Annual NHS Golf Tournament
The 17th annual Nanticoke Health Services Golf Tournament will be held Friday, Sept. 12, at the Seaford Golf & Country Club. Tee off time is noon. Proceeds from the tournament help fund the NHS Prescription Drug Fund. The goal this year is to raise $30,000 to go into the fund, which helps patients that are unable to pay for their own medical expenses. Contact Renee Morris at 629-6611, ext. 2404, to sign up for the tournament or to help with corporate or private donations.

Tina Fallon Garden Party
State Rep. Tina Fallon is holding a Garden Party at her house on Saturday, Sept. 13, 5 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 each and may be obtained by calling Rep. Fallon at 629-8187.

Widowed Persons
The Seaford Chapter of the AARP-Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 12:30 p.m. at the Golden Corral. The planned guest speaker will be Stephen Masten of Sussex County Airport. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend. Come join us — we all enjoy the trips, lunches/dinners, etc. that we do.

Seaford Basket Bingo
On Thursday, Sept. 18, LifeCare at Lofland Park’s Memory Walk team will be holding a Basket Bingo at the Seaford Moose to benefit the Alzheimers Association. First number to be called at 7 p.m. (doors will open at 6 p.m.). Nearly 30 chances to win Longaberger baskets, which includes the x-large oval waste basket. Cost is $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Advance ticket sales include a door prize ticket. Must be 18. Don’t miss this opportunity to have a great time and donate to a wonderful cause. For additional information or tickets call 302-628-3000, ext. 8452 or 8451.

Seaford Cub Scouts
Boys in grades one through five are invited to join Cub Scouts with a local pack in Seaford. An informational meeting called “School Night” will be held at Central Elementary auditorium on Thursday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m., for boys and their families who are interested in scouting. A representative from each pack will be there to answer questions. For more information contact Mike Tull at 628-0444.

Seaford Class of ‘73
The Seaford Class of 1973 Reunion will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 6 p.m. For more information and reservations send address to Susan Betts, 9576 Cedar Lane, Seaford, DE 19973 or call 302-629-6691.

Babies and Toddlers
The “Parents As Teachers” program (PAT) invites parents and their children from birth to age three to a FREE “Stay and Play Center” at Seaford Dept. of Parks & Recreation (SDPR) on Virginia Avenue. Sessions will be on Mondays from 10:30 a.m. to noon. (Closed on school holidays.) The Center provides an opportunity for parents and caretakers with young children to play together and discuss any parenting questions with a parent educator. Other services include a lending library of children’s and parenting books and evening group meetings on a variety of topics. For more information, call Cris Henderson at 875-2781 or Seaford Dept. of Parks & Recreation at 629-6809.

Christmas Spectacular
Seaford Department of Parks and Recreation trip to Radio City Music Hall “Christmas Spectacular” in New York will be Sunday, Dec. 7. Tickets are $87, which includes ticket to the show and transportation by motor coach. The noon show, lasting approximately 1-1/2 hours. From 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. you will have free time for eating, shopping or sight-seeing. Depart for home at 5:45 p.m. Forty-six tickets are available on a first-come first-serve basis.
Christmas & Gift Show
Seaford Department of Parks and Recreation trip to Harrisburg, Penn., for a Christmas & Gift Show will be on Saturday, Dec. 6. Shop at the largest holiday show in the country with more than 500 vendors, with unique gifts priced from $2-$700. See a life-size recreation of an Olde Christmas Village, decorated trees and mantles, 100-foot train display, choral and musical groups, cooking clinics, dance troupe and more. Show tickets are $5. Motor Coach cost is $21. Depart from Seaford at 7 a.m., leave Pennsylvania for home at 5 p.m. with a dinner stop in Lancaster at 6 p.m. Reserve your spot by Friday, Nov. 14.

Homework Helper
The Seaford District Library offers a Back-to-School gift for students in grades 6-8 with Homework Helper, a computer workshop at your library on Monday, Sept. 8, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. The Homework Helper session will teach students how to find and use the online resources available on DelAWARE databases, the digital library of the first state. Databases include Gale Student Resource Center, Grolier Online Encyclopedias, Sirs Discoverer, Searchasaurus, Lit Finder, and more. All fully loaded with reliable information students can use for homework, school projects and term papers or to just simply learn. Students will be using the library computers during hands-on instruction by Ms. Terry Plummer, administrative librarian from the State of Delaware, Delaware Division of Libraries. To reserve your spot and more information contact the library at 629-2524.

Trip to Myrtle Beach
The Nanticoke Senior Center is planning a trip to Myrtle Beach, on Sept. 29-Oct. 3. The trip includes: Roundtrip motorcoach transportation, accommodation for four nights at the Landmark Resort; five shows with orchestra seats; cruise on the Intercoastal Waterways. Meals include: breakfast daily, two lunches plus lunch on cruise and four dinners. Taxes and gratuities for hotel, maids, included meals, motorcoach driver, luggage handling, Tour director from Four Seasons Tours and Travel. Highlights include: Shopping and Luncheon cruise on the Intercoastal Waterways; Evening performance of Lullabies of Broadway; Matinee performance of Legends in Concert; Evening performance of Spirit of the dance at the Palace Theater; Morning show Carolina Jamboree; Evening Musical Show “One” at the Alabama Theater. Cost is $615 double occupancy or $715 single occupancy. Sign up at the front desk or call 629-4939 for more information.

Atlantic City trip
The Nanticoke Senior Center is planning a trip to Atlantic City, Sept. 3-4. The trip includes: transportation by motorcoach, accommodations at the Tropicana Casino Hotel, one buffet breakfast, lunch and one buffet dinner. Admission to the show at the Tropicana, and a $10 casino bonus. Cost is $142 double occupancy; or $172 single occupancy. Included in cost: taxes and gratuities, baggage handling, driver and tour manager. A professional tour manager from Footloose Tours. Sign up now.

Fall into fitness
Make the time to re-energize, get fit and have fun with new and old friends. Classes started on Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 2 and 3, at St. John’s United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, Seaford. The classes are sponsored by St. John’s, but are open to the public. Sessions meet Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 9 a.m. with quality free childcare for the morning sessions, and Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. Beginners to intermediate participants welcome in this co-ed, non-competitive, muscle-toning stretching hi-lo aerobic class. Try a free session to see if it meets your needs. Call 17-year A.F.A.A. certified instructor Carol Lynch, 629-7539, for more information or to register.

Seaford Class of ‘83
Seaford Senior High School Class of 1983 is looking for the following “missing” classmates. If you have any address information contact Sheila Laughery at 629-8178 or Dawn Dukes-Collins at 875-2819 before 9 p.m. Demetrius Bennett, Nathan Brown, Tammy Andrews Cordrey, Scott S. Bradley, Chris Corcoran, Katrina Coverdale Smith, Bonnie Daniels Baker, Jeanne Dawson, Linwood Fitchett, Lisa Horseman, Kenneth Isenhower, Winford L. Hughes, Robert W. Knowles, Brian Krumm, John Horne, Cynthia Marino Hungerford, Michael McCane, Mike Longhi, Woody Murphy, Ann Newman, Charlotte O’Brien, Jeff Pitts, Carla Payne, David Persinger, Thomas Peterson, David T. Price, Tisha Rembert, Timothy Pritchett, Keith Russ, Karen Suit Bundy, Charlotte Ross Daily, Larry Sales, Amy Roehrig, Valerie Roth, Carol Sargent Ashcraft, Roland Stewart, Mike Pinson, Michelle Kraft Cook, Greg Manlove.