Bulletin Board
Thursday, June 12, 2008
 
SEAFORD EVENTS:

Benefit yard sale for St. Luke's On Saturday, June 14 there will be a yard sale, beginning at 7 a.m., benefiting St. Luke's Episcopal Church at the home of Gene and Jan Grantz, 707 E. Ivy Drive, in Woodside Manor. All proceeds will go to St. Luke's Church so please come out and help make this sale a success.

Farmers and Artisans Market For quite some time now, old-timers and new-comers alike have been asking for a market in the Seaford area. A citizens' group is making it happen. A steering committee has laid the foundation, with the help of Kelli Steele. Debuting on Saturday mornings in August, from 8:30 a.m. to noon, residents and friends will be able to purchase locally grown and locally hand-crafted items at "Seaford's Farmers & Artisans Market." The location will be determined by the number of vendors who commit by June 28. Growers and artisans from the surrounding area are encouraged to contact either Lynne Betts at 629-3949 or Sonja Mehaffey at 245-9494 to sign up for the five Saturday mornings in August.

Church seeks craft vendors Christ Lutheran Church need craft vendors for its Christmas bazaar to be held on Sept. 27, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. - $25 per space. Contact Joan Shade at 628-3601. The church is located at 315 N. Shipley St., Seaford, DE 19973.

SSA welcomes new members The Seaford Swimming Association, located west of Seaford on Craigs Mill Pond Road, is now accepting applications for membership for the 2007 summer season. SSA is a family-oriented pool offering swimming fun for everyone in the family. SSA offers a 6-lane, 25-yard swimming pool with diving area, a large baby pool as well as a shaded picnic area complete with barbeque grills, volleyball, basketball and horseshoes for summer fun. SSA is home of the competitive SSA Dolphin Swim Team open to all member children. Children's swimming lessons are also offered throughout the summer season along with family activities for both children and adults. A new member discount is now in effect. Contact Board president Steve Halter at 628-0554 for further information.

Seaford District Library events
  • The Teen Summer Reading Program, "Metamorphosis," will be held from June 12 to July 31. Teens who have completed sixth through twelfth grades may sign up starting on June 12th at 12:30 p.m. For more information contact Kenda Kile at 629-2524.
  • Registration for the Children's Summer Reading Program, "Catch the Reading Bug" starts June 16, at 10 a.m.
  • Starting June 17, Lap sit will be on Tuesdays for ages 0 to 3 at 10:30 a.m.
  • The Delaware Museum of Natural History will present "Creepy Crawlies" on Tuesday, June 17, starting at 1 p.m.
  • Diane Delaney will present "Bugs and Creepy Crawly Things" on Wednesday, June 18 at 10:30a.m.
  • Cape Henlopen Nature Center will present "Buggy about Bugs!" on Thursday, June 19 at 1 p.m.
  • The Teen Summer reading program, "Metamorphosis," will be having "Duct Tape Designing" on Thursday, June 19, starting at 4 p.m.
  • "Amazing Insects" will be presented by the Delaware Museum of Natural History on Thursday, June 26, starting at 1 p.m.
  • On Thursday, June 26, the Teen Summer Reading Program, "Metamorphosis," will be having a "Trick my Cart" event starting at 4 p.m.
  • "Fun with Filmmaking" is a free three day series, offered by the Rehoboth Film Society at the Seaford District Library on Mondays, July 7 and 14 and Tuesday, July 15, from 1 to 3 p.m. Registration at the library is required and the program is recommended for elementary aged students.


  • Breakfast cafe VFW 4961 breakfast cafe, open Monday-Friday, 7-10 a.m., Seaford VFW, Middleford Road, to benefit Veterans Relief Fund.

    Fitness classes Fitness classes will be held Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9 a.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. at St. John's UMC Fellowship Hall in Seaford. Beginners to intermediate participants are welcome to try a free class to see if it meets your needs. For more information or to register call AFAA certified fitness professional Carol Lynch at 629-7539.

    LAUREL EVENTS:

    Preschoolers story time Parents, caregivers and children ages two to five are invited to enjoy stories, songs, poetry, art, science, math, music and fun at the Laurel Public Library's preschool story time. Story time is held every Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call the library at 875-3184.

    Fish Fry A-Y-C-E fish fry will be held on Saturday, June 14, 4-7 p.m., at Centenary UM Church, corner of Poplar & Market Sts., Laurel. Adults $10; children $5; children under 5 yrs. free. Carry-outs available. Fish sandwiches also available for $3.

    LHS Class of 1988 reunion LHS Class of 1988 20 year reunion planning in progress for fall 2008. We need your help. Contact the committee with your address information and anyone else's that you may know at Reunioninfo2008@yahoo.com or call the reunion hotline 302-280-6655 or register on classmates.com to help us connect to everyone.

    Teen Summer Reading Program The Laurel Public Library's Teen Summer Reading Program kicks off on Friday, June 13. Seventh to 12th grade students can sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program on or after this date - and (maybe!) be one of nine teens who will win the grand prize limo ride to Barnes and Noble in Salisbury to spend a $25 gift certificate! The library also has summertime teen programs planned. Every other Friday evening, beginning June 13, area teens can hang out, see friends, play games, watch movies, and eat pizza from 7-9 p.m. at NightLife, an after-hours teens-only event. At 8 p.m. on Monday evenings, teens are invited to our "Anything Goes Teen Book Club," where you can relax, talk about whatever you're reading, find out what other teens are reading, and eat junk food! Teens can also become part of our teen volunteer program, and get valuable job experience and community service credit while assisting with our Children's Summer Reading Program. Teens also earn extra-entries in the limo ride contest by coming to library programs and doing volunteer work. For more information, drop by the Laurel Public Library at 101 East 4th St., call us at 875-3184, or find us on the web at www.laurel.lib.de.us. You can also email questions to Becky Norton, Youth Services Librarian at Rebecca.norton@lib.de.us.

    Children's Summer Reading Program
  • Signups for the Laurel Public Library's Children's Summer Reading Program begins on Wednesday, June 18, and will continue throughout the summer. The summer reading program is a great way for children to keep up their reading skills over the summer and earn prizes at the same time. Children who read at least ten books between June 18 and Aug. 9 will receive a book of their choice and a prize from the Friends of the Laurel Public Library, who generously fund both the children's and the teen summer reading programs. Additionally, children earn trips to the Treasure Box for each 5 books they read.

    Laurel Library events

  • Wednesday, June 18, the library will host John Hadfield performing "Monkeys in the House!" at 2 p.m., and families with children of all ages are invited to spend an enjoyable afternoon with us. Support for this program is made possible by collaboration between the Delaware Division of the Arts and the Delaware Division of Libraries.
  • Wednesday, June 25, the library's talented teen volunteers will present our sixth annual Summer Reading Program Festival at 2 p.m. Children in grades K-6 will spend an enjoyable afternoon playing games, doing crafts and having fun.
  • From June 23 - Aug. 7, the library will have several weekly programs for preschoolers - sixth-grade. On Mondays at 6:30 p.m., children in grades 2-6 are invited to be part of our 4th Annual Acting Club. Children will play theater games, perform skits, and be part of a real play.
  • 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays, children ages 2-5 will be treated to stories, songs, poetry, math and science at our Preschool Story Time. On Thursdays at 2 p.m. the library will present "Crafty Little Buggers" where children in grades K-6 will do all kinds of projects about bugs, both real and imaginary.
  • For more information about the Laurel Public Library's Children's Summer Reading Program, stop by the library at 101 East 4th St., call us at 875-3184, or find us on the web at www.laurel.lib.de.us.

    BRIDGEVILLE EVENTS:

    Shore Line Garden Railroad Club The 2008 northern area R/R Garden open tour - Bridgeville area open house at Hollis and Mary Noel's, 18272 Progress School Road, on Saturday, June 14, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. and Sunday, June 15, 1-6 p.m. Look for R/R signs - additional open house tours this week end in Dover, Smyrna, and Magnolia for a complete list www.trainweb.org/shoreline

    IHOP Family Night The friends of the Bridgeville Library have another delicious fundraiser to promote. All you have to do is enjoy a meal at the Seaford, Dover, Rehoboth, or Salisbury IHOP locations, any day, any meal. Take and fill out the comment card; staple your receipt to the comment card and drop it off at the Bridgeville Library, Bridgeville Town Hall, or the Providence Sales Cottage in Heritage Shores. For more information, please call Pat McDonald at 337-7192.

    Historical Society's Museum The Bridgeville Historical Society Museum will be open to the public on the first Sunday of each month from June to October from 1 p.m - 4 p.m. The museum is located at 102 William Street, Bridgeville.

    GREENWOOD EVENTS:

    CHEER Center Father's Day Join us at the Greenwood CHEER Center for our Father's Day celebration on Monday, June 16, at 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The center is located at 12713 Sussex Highway, in Greenwood. Entertainment will be provided by Donnie Hopkins, along with 50/50 raffle, door prizes and plain ole fun. Come early and join us for lunch. Cost per person over 60 years of age is $2.50. For more information call the center at 349-5237.

    Strawberry Moon Dinner Join us at the Greenwood CHEER Center for our Strawberry Moon Dinner on Wednesday, June 18, at 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. The center is located at 12713 Sussex Highway, in Greenwood. Entertainment will be provided by Cathy Gorman, along with a patriotic basket raffle. Cost for the dinner will be $6 per person over 60 years of age. For more information call the center at 349-5237.

    Recession-Proof Your Life Does the economy have you worried? Are you struggling with your personal finances? Come to the Greenwood Public Library on Thursday, June 12, at 6:30 p.m. to hear Donald Whitworth from the Delaware Money School share valuable strategies and tips on how to survive a recession. Whitworth is a retired Chrysler executive with 31 years of service, has recently served as a New Castle County Council Financial Advisor, and is a regional leader for Primerica Financial Services with 12 years of experience. He is dedicated to educating middle-income Americans on personal finance management. The program is free and open to all. To register, or for any questions, call the Greenwood Library at 349-5309. Walk-ins are also welcome. The Greenwood Public Library is located at 100 Mill St., just east of the railroad tracks in Greenwood. Take that positive step and come out and hear how you can best "recession-proof" your life!

    Greenwood Flag Day Celebration The Ladies Auxiliary of Greenwood Memorial VFW Post 7478 of Greenwood, on Governors Avenue in Greenwood will sponsor a Flag Day celebration on Friday evening, June 13, at 7 p.m. The evening program will feature a salute to the U. S. Flag, a Recognition of several community youth who participated in various patriotic activities and competitions in 2007 - 2008, and the popular patriotic auction. All proceeds from the annual patriotic auction benefit Operation Uplink, the VFW program that provides phone cards for hospitalized veterans and active duty personnel. The public is invited to attend. Anyone who would like to donate to Operation Uplink in support of the troops and hospitalized veterans may contact President Michaele S. Russell at 349-4220 for more information. Light refreshments will be served.

    Adult Summer Reading Club The Greenwood Public Library's adult summer reading club, "Basking in Books," will begin on June 16 and continue through Aug. 25. It is open to all 18 years and older or those who have graduated from high school. To participate, please register at the Greenwood Library and start reading or listening to your favorite books. Entry slips are filled out for each book enjoyed; these entry slips enter you in weekly drawings for prizes as well as for a grand prize to be awarded on Aug. 25. For further information, contact the Greenwood Library at 349-5309. The Greenwood Public Library is located at 100 Mill St., just east of the railroad tracks, in Greenwood.

    Beef, Pork & Beer fundraiser Greenwood Volunteer Fire Co. will host a Beef, Pork & Beer fundraiser to benefit one of our own with medical expenses, Chief Tommy Jones. Saturday, June 14, from 2 p.m.- midnight. Tickets are $25 per person at the door, or $20 in advance. Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company is located at 112611 Sussex Highway, P.O. Box 1, Greenwood, DE 19950. Featuring: DJ Bullet; dunkin' booth; silent auction, 2-6 p.m. (checks or cash only); live music: The 5:01 Band, 8 p.m.-midnight; cash bar; 50/50 raffle. For tickets contact: David Sapp 349-4529 or email dnisapp@comcast.net

    Rotary to Present Award The Hub Club Rotary of Harrington-Greenwood-Felton will present a "Service Above Self Award" to an individual who has gone above and beyond in service to others. This is the first time the Hub Club Rotary will present this award. The individual to be honored was instrumental in saving the life of the club's president after an automobile accident last month. Presentation of the award will be on Thursday, June 19, at the club's breakfast meeting beginning at 7:45 a.m. at Peoples Too Restaurant in Harrington. The public is invited to attend. The cost of breakfast is $8.50. Those interested should RSVP to Linda Chick at 398-5194.

    GEORGETOWN EVENTS:

    Georgetown Public Library events
  • The Georgetown Public Library will hold Story Time at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday morning with Miss Sherri.
  • The Friends of the Georgetown Public Library will hold its monthly book discussion on Wednesday July 9 at 10 a.m. This month discussion will be on Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer.
  • Calling all kids, the Georgetown Summer Reading Program will have its kick off program on June 12, at 2 p.m. The Winterthur Museum doing a presentation called "Pretty Pests, Industrious Insects."
  • A movie matinee is every Friday at 2 p.m. starting the week of June 13 to Aug. 22.
  • Wellness Wednesday will be on June 18, from 2-4 p.m. For more information, call the Consumer Health Librarian at 227-8044.
  • Georgetown Bluegrass Festival 14th Annual Bluegrass Festival will be held at the Marvel Carriage Museum Grounds, Georgetown on Friday, June 20, 3-11 p.m.; and Saturday, June 21, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Cost on Friday is $15- Saturday, $25- Weekend $40. Free rough camping with weekend ticket. In case of inclement weather it will be held indoors. For more information call 875-2595.

    Historical Society Luncheon Georgetown Historical Society Luncheon and unique fashion show at Sussex Pines Country Club starting at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 21. Fashions by Twila Farrel & Deanna's of Lewes. For tickets or questions call 856-2760 or 856-6642.

    SURROUNDING AREA:

    Grotto's Community Pizza Nights On June 15, Grotto's Community Pizza Night for Midland Grange will be held at the Longneck Road, Millsboro 4-9 p.m. On June 18, Grotto's Community Pizza Night for the Georgetown Lions Club will be held at the Grand Slam, 1200 Highway One, Lewes 4-9 p.m.

    Lewes High School class of 1958 The Lewes High School class of 1958 will hold its 50th year reunion on Oct. 18, 2008 at the Virden center, Pilottown Road, Lewes. A letter of information on the reunion will be mailed in early spring but addresses are needed for the following classmates: Peggy Haire Kreer, Charles Robertson, James Carter, Larry Dennis and Bill Price. If you were a member of the Lewes High School class of 1958, but did not graduate and are interested in attending the reunion, or if you have information for any of the above, call the reunion committee at 645-2387.

    Lions Club Longaberger sale The Delmar Lions Club is holding a Longaberger basket sale with all proceeds from the sale going to the local community and the visually impaired. Baskets, with blue and orange trim and Wildcat paws, cost $49 apiece. The price of the lid, with a Delmar and Wildcat logo, is $30. Liners and dividers are available upon request. For more information or to order a basket please contact King Lion Mildred Riley at 302-846-3846 or kragera@verizon.net.

    Kids' Fest Community organizations and commercial vendors are invited to participate in the 11th annual Kids' Fest to be held on Saturday, June 14, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington. The event is coordinated by the Greater Milford Boys & Girls Club. Kids' Fest will feature a Healthy Kids Expo, free entertainment including magic, juggling and clowns; a variety of horse and pony events and hands-on activities, an Inflatable Fair and carnival games. Admission is free for children and $3 for adults; parking is free. For more information, call 302-398-5194 or 302-242-0375 or download forms at the www.kidsfestde.org.

    Longaberger & Vera Bradley bingo Holly's Community Center sponsors Gregory's Blasters fundraiser, Longaberger basket and Vera Bradley bingo July 12 at the Salisbury Moose Lodge. Enjoy good food, specials, raffles, silent auction, 50/50 and much more. Baskets and bags are filled. Tickets $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Doors open at 5 p.m. Bingo starts at 6 p.m. For tickets call: Lois Burton at 410-749-3947. Ask to reserve your table for six or more. The fundraiser is in memory of Greg Taylor.

    Charity bowling The Mortgage Market of Delaware is hosting a charity bowling event June 21, at 3 p.m. at the Doverama bowling lanes adjacent to Rodney Village. Proceeds will benefit Homes For Our Troops, a national organization that builds or adapts homes to accommodate severely handicapped Iraq/Afghanistan war veterans. Donations and sponsorships are needed. If you wish to contribute, or if you want to register to play, call 422-4303, or email chad@themortgagemarketofdelaware.com. Registration is $100 per team of 4. Food, drinks, prizes, t-shirts, fun for all!

    MEETINGS:

    SCWDC meeting The Sussex County Women's Democrat Club dinner meeting will take place at 5:30 p.m. on June 19, at the Sussex Pines Country Club, in Georgetown. Featured speaker will be Dr. Everett Toomey, Jr., educator. Dinner will cost $13 per person. For details and reservations, call Thelma Monroe, president, at 934-9716.

    Sussex County Pomona Picnic Sussex County Pomona Picnic, Sunday, June 22, starting at 2 p.m. at the residence of Howard and Shirley Millman, 32149 Oak Drive, The Oaks.Call 645-8098 for directions. The Sussex County Pomona Public Service award will be announced at this time.

    Delaware Grays meet The Delaware Grays Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp 2068 in Seaford hosts their regular monthly meeting on Monday, July 7, at 7 p.m., at the Seaford Library Conference Room. Those whose male ancestors fought honorably for the South during the American Civil War, or those interested in the preservation of history are invited to attend. www.DESCV.org

    Trap Pond Partners meets Trap Pond Partners (a volunteer non-profit organization) meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Bald Cypress Nature Center at Trap Pond State Park, Laurel. We are always looking for new members and ideas to improve our state park. To learn more, visit www.trappondpartners.com.

    Ruritan Club breakfast buffet All-you-can-eat Sunday breakfast buffet served by the Galestown Ruritan Club, on the fourth Sunday of each month October to June, 7-10 a.m. Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children 6-12 years, at The Galestown (Md) Community Hall, 5833 School House Road. Buffet features blueberry pancakes, eggs, scrapple, sausage, creamed chipped beef, biscuits, potato casserole, hominy, fruit cup and sticky buns. This month it will be held June 22.

    Knitting Guild meets All Knitters: The "Sea Purls" Chapter of The Knitting Guild Association meets on the first Wednesday of each month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Cheer Center in Georgetown on the corner of Rt. 9 and Sand Hill Road. For more details call Joyce Smirk, Secretary, 302-732-6495. Lunch available.

    Widowed Persons Service meets The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, June 17, at 12:15 p.m. at the Golden Corral. The planned guest speaker will be Everett Hart. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend.

    July 4th meetings Laurel July 4th meetings are set for the following days: June 16, June 23 and June 30. They begin at 5 p.m. and are held at the Laurel Chamber Office.

    Orchid Hobbyists meet Orchid Hobbyists of Delmarva will meet on the third Sunday of each month September through June, from 2-5 p.m. This month's meeting will be June 15, at All Saints Episcopal Church, 10th and Grove Street, Delmar, Del. Come join our group with a common interest in all things orchid. There will be lectures, demonstrations, slide shows, cultural information and question and answer sessions. Everyone is welcome from beginners to experienced growers. Annual membership is $15 per family. For more information, contact either: Luther Shultz 410-341-6058, or Mary Jo Marshall 410-822-3941.

    SCHFH meeting On Wednesday, June 18, the First Planning Meeting, for Women Build 2009, at 7 p.m., Sussex County Habitat for Humanity Office, 107 Depot St., Georgetown. For details call 855-1153, or visit www.sussexcountyhabitat.org.

    Seaford Historical Society picnic The Historical Society's annual picnic/meeting will be on Sunday, June 22, at 6 p.m., rain or shine at VFW Post 4961 pavilion on Middleford Road, Seaford. Cost is $5/person, plus either a salad, vegetable or dessert per family. Reservations required by Tuesday, June 17. Call Kathy Martin at 629-6969. Entertainment will be by Tony Windsor; meeting will be conducted by president Rudy Wilson.

    Marine Corps meeting The Marine Corps League meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Log Cabin in Seaford.

    Equine Council meeting Next Delaware Equine Council meeting will be at State Fair Grounds' Exhibitor's Hall, Harrington on Monday, June 16th, 7 p.m., followed by Guest Speaker will be Bet-R-Blades, all about care and proper use of clippers...for more info contact Stan 302-684-3966.

    Cancer support group The Wellness Community-Delaware is offering a support group for people affected by cancer and their loved ones at the Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in Seaford. The group meets at the Cancer Care Center on the second Monday of the month from 4:30 to 6 p.m. For more information call Kaye or Lori at 645-9150. All programs at The Wellness Community are free of charge for people affected by cancer and their loved ones.

    Coast Guard Auxiliary Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-04 meets the second Thursday of each month at Nanticoke Yacht Club in Blades. Call Wayne Hickman at 629-6337 for details.

    TRIPS:

    Laurel Senior Center Day trips
  • June 26 - Smith Island Cruise, luncheon at Bayside Restaurant.
  • July 18 - Choptank Riverboat Luncheon Cruise at Suicide Bridge in East New Market.
  • If interested you must have reservations, call 875-2536 for further information.

    Senior Center trips Nanticoke Senior Center's Nashville and Memphis trip will take place on Sunday, Sept. 14 to Saturday Sept. 20. Cost is $850 double occupancy. Some of the sights you will see are Graceland, Grand Olé Opry, and Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum. For information call 629-4939. Trip includes motor coach transportation, tip for bus driver, snacks from center and dinner theatre. Nanticoke Senior Center's Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre Trip presents "Foot Loose" on Thursday, June 26, matinee in Lancaster, Pa. Cost is $70 members, $75 non-members.

    Longaberger bus trip Longaberger collectors will want to step aboard a Bus Trip to Boyd's Bear Country in Gettysburg, Pa., for the Boyd's Bear Country Basket Fest. Join Longaberger, America's premier maker of handcrafted baskets, pottery and wrought iron at the World's Most Humongous Teddy Bear Store for a fun-filled event that takes place Aug. 23. The bus will leave from the Seaford Village Shopping Center at 6 a.m. and return at 8 p.m.
  • A unique opportunity to weave your own Longaberger basket (not included in price of registration).
  • Shopping at the Longaberger Homestead At Home Store, which provides select home décor, clothing, collectibles and gift items.
  • The Longaberger Factory Store with close to 10,000 square feet of retired and revered Longaberger baskets, pottery and wrought iron products available for purchase.
  • Longaberger Family members will be there each day to sign your favorite Longaberger products
  • Longaberger Basket giveaways will take place every hour and much more! $59 per person (includes motor coach transportation, snack filled Longaberger Tote and door prizes).

  • For more information and reservations call Renee Morris at 245-8842 or email at RGMorris93@comcast.net.

    Bus trip to Nashville Seaford will host a trip to Nashville, Tenn., Nov. 13-17. Cost of $799 per person/double occupancy includes lodging at the Opryland Hotel, performance of Radio City's "Christmas Spectacular" featuring world-famous Rockettes, Fantasy in Ice, holiday dinner show featuring Louise Mandrell, most meals, motor-coach transportation and much more. For more information call Frances Horner at 629-4416

    Bus trip to Jamaica, Queens A bus trip to Jamaica, Queens, N.Y., on Saturday, Aug. 16, from Big Lots, Seaford. Bus will leave at 5 a.m. Departure from New York, 5 p.m. Price $50, flat rate. For information contact Sister Paris Twyman, at 410-754-9135.

    AARP Chapter #915 trips
  • Colorado, June 20-30, cost is $879 per person. Call 410-822-2314.
  • Branson, Mo - Sept. 13-20, cost is $875 per person. Call 410-822-2314.
  • New England/Vermont, NH, Boston and Salem, Oct. 13-19, cost is $1085 double, and $1335 single. Call 410-673-7856.
  • Myrtle Beach - Nov. 10-13, cost $430 per person. Call 410-754-8588.


  • Seaford AARP trips On Wednesday, July 23 - A trip to Paradise, Pa., to the Rainbow Dinner Theater to see a comedy show, "Hold That Thought." Lunch is included in the cost. Bus leaves Peebles parking lot in Seaford at 7:30 a.m. Return home about 6:45 p.m. Cost is $67 per person. On Wednesday, Sept. 24 - A trip to Norfolk, Va. - Tour the Nauticus, The National Maritime Center, The Battleship Wisconsin and the Hampton Roads Naval Museum. Lunch is included as you cruise the waters on The Spirit of Norfolk. Cost is $78 per person. Bus leaves Peebles parking lot at 7:30 a.m. On Oct 13-16 - A four-day trip to the New Hampshire White Mts. Stay in Laconia, N.H. at the Margate Resort Hotel with 7 meals included. Cost $650 per person, double occupancy. Visit Franconia Notch State Park, Chutter's Store, Sugar Hill Sampler, Harman's Cheese & Country Store, Hampshire Pewter and more. A two-hour ride on the Café Lafayette Dinner Train (included) and also ride the Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad and then cruise across Lake Winnipesaukee on the 230 ft. cruise ship Shop and browse along Main Street in Wolfeboro; a lakeside village. Contact Rose Wheaton at 629-7180 for more information about these trips.

    Adult Plus+ June trips & activities Seniors can take advantage of a variety of trips and activities offered by the Adult Plus + program in June at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus, Georgetown. On June 18, a biblical story is brought to life in "Abraham and Sarah - A Love Story" at Sight & Sound Theatre in Lancaster, Pa. On June 25, view the musical "Gypsy" in Ardentown. "Adult Plus+ Woodcarvers Club" meetings are from June 23 to Nov. 24. Socialize and make new friends by attending the Adult Plus+ Couples Club on June 12 or the Adult Plus+ Mixed Singles Club on June 18 as well as the Adult Plus+ Summer Picnic on June 19. On June 26, share your views of current events from 1 to 3 p.m. then treat yourself at the ice cream social at 3 p.m. For more information about Delaware Tech's Adult Plus+ program at 856-5618.