Seaford Events
Thursday, September 30th. 1999
 
Preschool has openings
St. John's Preschool has a few openings available in the 4- and 5-year-old afternoon pre-kindergarten class.
Teacher Holly Noel has a degree in early childhood education. Sheila Tull is the assistant and has more than 20 years of day care experience.
She also has taught the 4- and 5-year-old Sunday school class at St. John's for the past five years.
The cost is $84 per month.
St. John's Preschool is located at Pine and Poplar streets in Seaford. The school is open to any child no matter of race, creed, nationality, sex or religion.

Items needed for auction
The Seaford Kiwanis Club will hold its 45th annual auction Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Boys and Girls Club. The auction starts at 9:30 a.m.
The club is looking for donations of items. For details, call Kenna Nethken at home 629-2170, work 629-4655.

West Seaford raising funds
The parents of West Seaford Elementary students are selling products from Innisbrook Wraps. Innisbrook offers gift wrap as well as gourmet foods and candy.
Last year the funds raised as a result of the Innisbrook fund-raiser enabled the school to purchase new slides for the playground.
This year the funds will be used to provide an educational field trip for each classroom at West Seaford Elementary.
contact any West Seaford Elementary parent to see a brochure or place an order. Sale ends Friday, Oct. 8.

AARP Chapter plans cruise
Seaford AARP chapter 1084 is sponsoring a Panama Canal Cruise Nov. 1-22.
The trip will include five days touring Southern California and a 16-day Panama Canal cruise aboard Carnival's Jubilee, with several ports of call in Mexico.
For more information call 629-7419.

Babies invited to stay, play
The Parents As Teachers program invites parents and their children from birth to age 3 to a free Stay and Play Center at Seaford Department of Parks & Recreation on Virginia Avenue.
Sessions are 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 Parks & Recreation at 629-6809.
Supper with oysters planned
Cokesbury Community Center, near Reliance, is hosting a buffet supper with oysters on Oct. 2, 6 p.m. The public is invited. Price is $8. No carry outs will be sold.
Myrtle Beach trip set
Nanticoke Senior Center is offering a trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C., Oct. 4-8. Included in package are the bus ride, accommodations at an oceanfront hotel, four breakfasts, four dinners, one lunch, three shows, an intercoastal cruise with entertainment and dancing, fantasy harbor tour, art museum tour and a trip to Waccamaw Pottery and shops.
Cost of trip is $449 per person which includes baggage handling, all taxes and gratuities.
The center is raffling off a free trip. Tickets are $2 for one, or three for $5. Contact the center for more information at 629-4939.

Triad will meet on Oct. 7
The Western Sussex TRIAD group will meet Thursday, Oct. 7, at 10 a.m., at the Nanticoke Senior Center, 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford. The TRIAD organization is a partnership between senior citizens and members of law enforcement. Jeff Channell, representing the American Red Cross, will speak on Y2K and how members of the community can prepare for its arrival.
All members of the community are welcome to attend.
For details, contact Shervon Bolden, Seaford Police Department, at 629-9341.

Museum to mark anniversary
The Seaford Museum, New Street, will celebrate its second anniversary Sunday, Oct. 10, at 2 p.m. James R. Soles, University of Delaware professor, will give his rendition of "What Makes Delaware Unique." In addition, an exhibit depicting artifacts and memorabilia from Seaford businesses of bygone years will be unveiled. The meeting is open to the public at no charge.

AARP will meet Oct. 14
Seaford Chapter 1084 of the American Association of Retired Persons will meet at the Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, Thursday, Oct. 14, at 1:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Linda Forte from Del Tech's Adult Plus+ Program.

Trips for sports, music fans
The Seaford Department of Parks and Recreation has planned the following trips:
Thursday, Oct. 21 - A bus will take sports fans to Baltimore to see the Baltimore Ravens play the Kansas City Chiefs. The cost of $46 includes tickets to the game and bus transportation.
Sunday, Dec. 5 - A bus will go to New York City, where participants will be able to see the Christmas show at Radio City Music Hall. The cost of $74 includes tickets to the show and bus transportation. There will be time to shop and look around after the show.
For information on these trips call the recreation office at 629-6809.

Elks to hold dumpling dinner
The Seaford Elks 2458 will hold a chicken and dumpling dinner Sunday, Oct. 3, from 1 to 5 p.m.
Cost is $8, $4 for children age 3 and under. All carry-outs cost $8.