planning 2000 party
The city of Seaford is planning a celebration to welcome in the new
millennium on Friday, Dec. 31, beginning at 7 p.m. and ending with
fireworks at 11:30 p.m. The party will include family events. A committee,
headed by Cathy VanSciver, has been meeting since the summer to plan
the party. So far events include a clown performance, entertainment
and music, children's games and contests.
The cost of admission is $5 for adults; children 12 and under are
admitted free. Admission will not exceed $20 per family. Games will
cost from 50 cents to $1. The event is scheduled to take place at
the Seaford City Hall. Call VanSciver at 629-8740 for more information.
Club to sell greenery
The Spade & Trowel Garden Club is holding its greens sale through
Dec. 9. Holiday arrangements will be made by reservation only. To
arrange for a display, call Lillian Deputy, 629-4363, or Helen Mulvaney,
AARP to meet Dec. 9
Seaford Chapter #1084 of the American Association of Retired Persons
will meet at the Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, today,
Dec. 9, at 1:30 p.m.
The Seaford Middle School chorus will present a Christmas program.
Members should take cookies to share during a social time following
Club to meet Dec. 9
The DSFWC Acorn Club will hold its Dec. 9 meeting at the Grace Baptist
Church on Atlanta Road at 7:30 p.m.. The program for the evening will
be a Christmas party and auction with the proceeds going to the Christmas
Hostess Sue Ockels and her committee will provide refreshments for
the evening. Members are to take an item for the auction.
Games will fight hunger
Hoops Against Hunger and Seaford Department of Parks and Recreation
will present a 5 on 5 basketball tournament Saturday, Dec. 18, at
the Seaford Middle School. Cost is three canned goods per player for
youth and five canned goods per player for adults. Each team will
have six players. Age brackets are: 9 and under, 12 and under, 14
and under, 17 and under, adults 18 and up, 35 and over and co-ed.
Admission to the games is one canned good. Proceeds will go to the
Seaford Mission. For details, contact SDPR at 629-6809 or Jeff Johnson
at 629-6919. Deadline for registration is Dec. 11.
is coming to park
Santa's House will be set up at Kiwanis Park, Stein Highway, once
again this year. Santa will be in his house Saturdays and Sundays,
Dec. 11, 12, 18 and 19, and Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 20,
21 and 22. The hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Santa will have a treat
and picture for each child.
Soroptimist to offer award
Soroptimist International of Seaford is offering an award to high
school seniors living in the Seaford School District.
The Youth Citizenship Award recognizes students for their contributions
to home, school, community and state. The first-place winner receives
$550 and the second-place winner receives $450. For further information
call Cathy VanSciver at 629-8740.
Past pageant winners sought
The Seaford Lioness Club is looking for past Little Miss and Miss
Seaford winners to be recognized at the Year 2000 pageant. Anyone
who is interested in participating may contact Toni Cocilovo at 629-5353.
TRIAD will look at gambling
The Western Sussex TRIAD group will hold its next meeting on Thursday,
Jan. 13, 10 a.m. at the Nanticoke Senior Center located at 310 Virginia
The TRIAD organization is a partnership between senior citizens and
members of the law enforcement community dedicated to ensuring for
the safety and crime prevention needs of the community.
At this meeting, the Seaford Police Department will provide a videotaped
presentation on senior citizens and gambling.
All members of the community are invited to attend.
For details, call Shervon Bolden at the Seaford Police Department,