The Seaford Lions Club Charity Golf Tournament has been rescheduled
for Friday, Oct. 22. Proceeds will help support the club's community
projects such as providing eye exams and glasses, scholarships, and
assisting other needy and well-deserving causes. The tournament will
be held at the Seaford Golf and Country Club, at 9 a.m. Entry fee
is $75. For details, contact Keller Hoch at 855-2283 or 629-4179 after
Restaurant helps B&G Club
The Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club is joining with the Golden
Corral restaurant to recognize Fire Prevention Month. Members of western
Sussex fire departments will be guest servers at the restaurant each
Thursday in October and the first Thursday in November, between 6
and 9 p.m. All tips and 10 percent of money made between those hours
will be donated by Golden Corral to the Boys and Girls Club.
Also, the restaurant is hosting fire prevention poster (for ages 4
to 7) and essay (for ages 8 to 12) contests. Entry forms are available
at the restaurant. For more information call Golden Corral manager
Craig Dimes at 629-5768.
Fall car show set for Oct. 16
The Seaford Volunteer Fire Department is hosting its fourth annual
Fall Car Show on Saturday, Oct. 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the company
grounds located at the corner of Atlanta Road and Fleetwood Drive
Vehicle registration is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Judging will take place
between 1-3 p.m. with the awards presentation at 4 p.m.
Rain date is Oct. 23. For details, call Bill Mulvaney at 629-6934.
Woodland UMC plans dinner
Woodland United Methodist Church will hold a chicken and dumplings
dinner and bake auction Saturday, Oct. 16, at 6 p.m. (doors open at
5:30) in the church fellowship hall. Admission for adults is $6 and
for children 6-12, $3.
Children under 6 years old are admitted free. Carryouts are not available.
The church is 4 miles west of Seaford on Woodland Church Road at the
park plans activities
Baldcypress Nature Center at Trap Pond State Park, Laurel, has planned
the following activities. To register for a program, call 875-5163.
Fall foliage pontoon boat ride, Saturday, Oct. 16, 10 a.m. The
last pontoon tour of the millennium. Cost is $3 per adult and $1.50
for children 12 and under.
Down Home Hayride, Sunday, Oct. 17, 1 p.m. Following the hayride
will be a campfire and marshmallow roast. Cost is $3 per person. (Group
hayrides are also available. Contact the nature center.)
Armory to host party
The Delaware Army National Guard 262 Maintenance Company Family Support
Group will hold a Halloween open house Sunday, Oct. 17, from 3 - 6
p.m. at the Laurel Armory, 454 Central Ave. Features will include
games, prizes, a bake sale, face painting, cake walk and pumpkin decorating.
Manor House Bazaar set
The Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, Seaford, will hold
its annual bazaar on Tuesday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. till 2:30 p.m.
A chicken salad platter luncheon will be served at 12:30 p.m., for
$5 per person. Sandwiches and hot dogs will be available all day.
There will be booths for arts and crafts, country store, woodworking,
basement bargains and used clothing.
All proceeds go to the Benevolence Fund (financial assistance) of
the Peninsula United Methodist Homes Inc.
Sorority to raffle basket
The Seaford chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority, Laureate Epsilon,
is holding a Longaberger Basket raffle for its major fall fund-raiser.
The drawing for the tall hamper basket with lid, valued at approximately
$250, will be held Dec. 17. The basket is on display at Delmarva Antiques,
US 13, Laurel. Tickets, which are $1 each or 6 for $5, may be purchased
there or by calling 875-2200.
A portion of the proceeds will help to fund one of the chapter's major
service projects, which takes place at Christmas. Traditionally, the
chapter provides a Christmas complete with wrapped gifts and dinner
to a needy family in the area.