Laurel News Briefs
Thursday, September 9, 2004
Laurel Lioness Basket Bingo
Laurel Lioness Club basket bingo with Longaberger baskets, Tuesday, Sept. 28, Laurel Fire Hall, doors open at 6 p.m.; games start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Door prizes.

Laurel Library Sign-Up
September is Library Card Sign-up Month, and to celebrate it, all children who get a new library card at the Laurel Public Library during the month of September get a special surprise bag. For more information, stop by the Laurel Public Library at the new location on Market Street or call 875-3184.
Casino Night in Laurel
American Legion Post 19, on Millsboro Road, Laurel, will hold a Casino Night on Sept. 25, from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Admission is $5 with free beverages, free oyster sandwiches and free food.

Chicken Platters For Sale
Deborah Circle at Christ United Methodist Church, Laurel, will sell Em-ings’s chicken platters ($8) on Friday, Sept. 24, from 5 to 8 p.m. (take-out only). Phone 875-4233 or 875-7854 to place orders.

Fall Festival at Kings
Kings United Methodist Church on Gordy Road, Laurel, annual Fall Festival, Saturday, Sept. 25, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine, with gospel music all day featuring The King’s Ambassadors and Sara McWilliams. There will be a special “Blessing of the Harvest.” There will be a petting zoo, kids’ crafts, barrel train rides, fire engine rides, straw maze, and a special stagecoach pulled by miniature horses. There will be vendors, a yard sale, tradesman, antique tractors, farm tools, a silent auction and handmade baskets, and many other activities. Oyster sandwiches as well as homemade ice cream, a bake sale, and many other homemade food items.