Bulletin Board
Thursday, August 14, 2008

Seaford's Farmers & Artisans Market Come out between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and noon on Saturdays to enjoy the Seaford Farmers & Artisans market at Kiwanis Park. Enjoy a vast selection of locally grown produce while strolling the park with your friends and family. Take home delicious tomatoes, squash, peppers, and melons. Select unique, handmade jewelry, glassware, and paintings for yourself or those on your gift lists. Most importantly, come out to the park and share the spirit of community. We're 'Going Green' in Seaford, and invite you to be a part of this one-of-a-kind market during August. Aug. 16: Musician Tony Windsor from 10 a.m. to noon and additional demonstrations by vendors Aug. 23: Give-away Day - door-prizes to be given away to shoppers Aug. 30: Musician Tony Windsor from 10 a.m. to noon and 'feedback day' - stop at registration table to jot down your comments on the market so that we can plan for the 2009 season. For additional information, contact any committee member: Jeannie Conner, Beverly Hutton, Erroll Mattox, Faith Robinson, Lynne Betts or Sonja Mehaffey. Messages may be left at 629-3949.
Seaford library IHOP fundraiser The Seaford District Library is pleased to announce that we have joined with IHOP in an effort to raise money for the library. All you have to do is enjoy a meal at the Seaford, Dover, Rehoboth, or Salisbury IHOP locations on any day with any meal and return the receipts along with a comment card to the Seaford District Library. We must have the comment cards and the receipts in order to receive the reimbursement.

Seaford District Library events
  • The Nehemiah Gateway Community Development Corp. will meet at the Seaford District Library on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Medtronic will meet at the Seaford District Library on Wednesday, Aug. 20, at 2 p.m.
  • AAUW will meet at the Seaford District Library on Wednesday, Aug. 20, at 4:30 p.m.
  • "Vines and Vessels" Christian Writers Group will meet at the Seaford District Library's meeting room on Saturday, Aug. 23, starting at 9 a.m.
  • The Celiac support group will meet in the Seaford District Library's meeting room on Monday, August 25, 2008 starting at 5:30 p.m.
  • The Seaford District Library Board Meeting will be on Tuesday, Aug. 26, starting at 5 p.m.
  • "Lights Camera Action!" The Seaford District Library is having "Movie Night" on Thursday, Aug. 28, starting at 5:30 p.m.
  • Do you have health concerns? Confusing lab reports? Questions you should ask your doctor? Visit the Seaford District Library the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Meet with Linda Leonard, Consumer Health Librarian for Sussex County. All reference services are free and confidential.

  • Art Show at the Seaford Library The Seaford District Library is proud to announce it will be hosting it's 2nd Annual Art show on Sept. 5 & 6 from 12-4 p.m. This will be a multi-medium art show with many different forms of art, from oils to wood. Come and show your support for your local artist and enjoy the beauty that they create. Refreshments will be provided. For more information contact Amber Motta at 629-2524.

    DuPont 25-year dinner The 25-year dinner for DuPont employees will be held Friday, Sept. 5, at the Laurel Fire Department. Anyone who has not received a letter and who wishes to attend, call Ray Whaley at 537-6113, or Connie Keene at 629-3377.

    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. - $20 per space. Contact Joan at 628-3601. The church is located at 315 N. Shipley St., Seaford.

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

    LHS Class of '87 reunion The LHS Class of '87 will hold a class reunion on Saturday, Aug. 30, at Georgia House restaurant in Laurel at 6 p.m. Invitations have been mailed to those classmates who have been located. If any classmate did not receive information contact Michele Procino-Wells at mpw@seafordlaw.com or call 628-4140.

    Biff Lee Pig Picken' 40th District Rep. Clifford "Biff" Lee will be holding his 21st annual "Pig-Picken" at the Laurel Fire Hall on Saturday, Sept. 13. The event is from 4 until 7 p.m. Plenty to eat and a good time for all with door prizes. Tickets are $15 in advance by calling 875-5448, or at Small Insurance, South Central Avenue. They are also available at the door.


    LHS class of '98 reunion planned Laurel High School class of 1998 is planning a class reunion. Contact Megan Jones by email megj22@comcast.net or phone 302-841-5835 with your contact information: (phone/address)

    Annual Youth Fishing Tournament American Legion Post 19 in Laurel will be holding their annual Youth Fishing Tournament on Saturday, Aug. 23. The hours are 9 a.m. through noon and you provide your own tackle. Registration is at A & K Enterprises on Central Avenue. Age groups are 4-7 years, 8-11 years and 12 to 15 years. There is no entry fee and it is a catch and release program. Parents - join your children for a day's fun on Records Pond and Broad Creek.

    LHS former grads dinner The annual fall get-together of former athletes, band members and interested Laurel High School graduates is on Sept. 12 at the Georgia House with a 4 p.m. social hour and dinner, followed by the Laurel football game. Remember the stories from previous years and bring some new ones. Tickets call Craig Littleton at 302-875-7445 or 302-462-7450.

    LHS Class of '78 reunion LHS Class of 1978 30-year class reunion is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Beach House "Tiki Bar" at Bargain Bill's in Laurel. Light finger food will be served, cash bar $15 per person from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. DJ will be provided. The next meeting will be Thursday, Aug. 14, at 6:30 p.m. at Bargain Bill's. For more info, contact Jan Conaway Allen at 443-614-0338, Gale Hall Daugherty at 410-726-3214, Tammy Hastings Whaley at 302-228-7267, Tammy Myers Wharton at 302-258-7371 or Sue Pressley at 302-875-3968

    LHS Class of '93 reunion planned Laurel High School's class of 1993 is scheduled to celebrate their 15th reunion. The reunion will be held on Saturday, Aug. 30, at 2 p.m. It will be held at Trap Pond State Park's screened pavilion. We are in need of contact information for the following classmates: Gary Anderson, Eric Bailey, Jennifer Belong, Greg Bernal, Shawn Crites, Dangelle Dixon, Allery Elder, Brandy Gilchrist, Michael Greene, Sam Hastings, Gail Hearn, Michelle Hindt, Nick Horsey, Jeff Howard, Patrick Johnson, Robyn Justice, Aaron Kellam, Kenneth LeCates, Martin LeCates, Tracy Matthews, Misty McKinstry, Carlos Mitchell, Christina Morris, Bodny Olivince, Jason Pfeilmeier, Traymane Savage, Karen Short Townsend, Twana Stanley, John Stevens, Sean Vincent, Mark Walsh, Chris Walston, Nikki Webb, Antonio West, Albert Wooters, Jason Young and Ami Zimmerman. If you have contact information for any of these classmates, contact Michelle Rogers Moyer at 875-2563 or mmoyer19956@yahoo.com

    Chicken BBQ benefit Chicken barbecue benefit will be held for John Benson on Aug. 16. On June 22, 2008, John Benson was tragically injured in a driving accident, his spinal cord is severely damaged and at this point he is paralyzed from his chest down. He is currently in rehabilitation at Magee Rehabilitation in Philadelphia. On Saturday, Aug. 16 a chicken barbecue will be held at Bargain Bills, corner of Rt. 13 and 9, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Cost $6 each. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Perdue DMV North grow-out office, 302-855-5649; or by contacting: Jan Otwell at 302-236-5839; Susan Steen at 302-542-2555; or Frances Cook at 410-422-0567. All checks made payable to John Benson Support Fund. Monetary donations can be mailed to: Perdue DMV north, c/o Frances Cook, 10242 Stone Creek Drive, Unit 3, Laurel, DE 19956.

    LHS Class of '63 plans reunion Laurel High School's Class of 1963, 45th reunion is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Lakeside Community Center in Long Neck. We are in need of up-to-date addresses. If you have not received your letter contact Janet Lynch LeCates 875-3955, or Sandra Kellam Russell 875-5985, or e-mail russellsk@dmv.com.

    LHS Class of '88 plans reunion LHS Class of 1988 twenty year class reunion dinner is set for Saturday, Sept. 20, starting at 5 p.m. at the Beach House in Laurel. We are also planning other events around that weekend. We need your help. Contact the committee with your address information at Reunioninfo2008@yahoo.com, call the reunion hotline 302-280-6655, or register on classmates.com to help us connect to everyone.

    Basket bingo fundraiser The annual basket bingo fundraiser for the Laurel Historical Society will be held on Tuesday, Aug 26, at the Laurel Fire Hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the games start at 7 p.m. The $20 ticket will give players "double" bingo cards and one ticket for the raffle of a large, Longerberger storage basket. A 2008 Holiday Hostess Basket will also be won by another lucky raffle winner. The traditional 50-50 will also be offered along with free desserts, drinks and snacks. Hot dogs will be available at $1 each. The Laurel Historical Society members donate delicious homemade treats for this event each year. Tickets can be bought at the door, but for advanced ticket reservations call 875-9427 or 875-4217 and leave a message. Profits from the event will be used to maintain the society's properties and collections. Efforts are now being made to raise funds to repaint the society's headquarters, the Cook House, which is open for public visits each Sunday from 1-4 p.m. For more information call 875-2820 or email laurelhistoricalsociety@hotmail.com.


    Adult Summer Reading Club The Greenwood Public Library's adult summer reading club, "Basking in Books," continues 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.

    Victory in Japan Celebration A period piece of history will be presented by the Ladies Auxiliary of Greenwood Memorial VFW Post 7478 on Aug. 14, at 7 p.m. In honor of the nation's World War II veterans there will be an Americanism program entitled "A V-J Day Celebration." Prof. Darlene Spitzer-Antezana, an Associate Professor of history at Prince George's Community College in Maryland and Life Member of VFWLA 7478, will highlight V-J Day in our history. There will be a commissioning service presided over by VFW Ladies Auxiliary Dept. of Del. President Nadine Slack. The WWII U. S. Army uniforms of the late technician 4th grade Charles F. Jones will be commissioned to be sent to the WWII museum in Louisiana. He was a lifelong resident of Greenwood, and served in the Central Burma and India and Burma Campaigns. He was the late husband of Dorothy Jones of Greenwood. The public is invited to attend this unique celebration saluting America's Greatest Generation. The Post is located on Governors Avenue in Greenwood. For more information contact president Michaele Russell at 302-349-4220.

    Big Saturday yard 'n' flea sale The Town of Greenwood is having their annual Big Saturday yard 'n' flea sale and are offering 10x20 vendor spaces for $10 to whomever would like to set up tables and participate with residents. The date is Sept. 6 (rain date Sept. 13) from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tables must be set up by 8 a.m. Call 410-227-1621 to reserve your space or for more information. So plan to set up or visit Greenwood on Sept. 6 to do some treasure shopping and bargain hunting . . . at the Big Saturday yard 'n' flea sale, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year, they will be hosting a "Strut Your Stuff" pet fashion show. If you would like to participate, call 443-614-3420 for more info. It's free and all pets are welcome. Registration for the pet show starts at 11 a.m. and event is at 1 p.m.


    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.

    IHOP Family Night every 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, call Pat McDonald at 337-7192.

    Trinity Golf Tournament The 5th annual Trinity Foundation Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 6 at Heritage Shores Golf Club in Bridgeville. The tournament is a charity event to raise money for the Trinity Foundation, a non-profit organization founded in 2005 by the employees of Trinity Transport, Inc. In 2007 the tournament succeeded in raising over $20,000. Special thanks go out to our top sponsors so far for 2008, including Trinity Transport, Inc. and Discover Bank, with more expected to follow.

    Searching for ancestors Are you searching for your ancestors? Do you need guidance to begin your family tree? Are you stuck or do you need help organizing your research? The Bridgeville Public Library will provide genealogy consultations facilitated by Alice duBois Min on the last Saturday of each month – Aug. 30, Sept. 27 and Oct. 25 – from 10 a.m. to noon. Sign-up is required. Call the library at 337-7401, or e-mail Alice at famgen88@comcast.net. For special needs contact Karen Johnson 302-337-740.


    Golf Tournament St. Stephen's United Methodist Church in Delmar is excited to announce our very first annual golf tournament, to be held on Monday, Sept. 8, at the scenic River Marsh Golf Club, located at the Chesapeake Bay Hyatt in Cambridge, Md. Start time is 8:30 a.m., with registration from 7:45 to 8:15 a.m. The cost is $100 per single player or $400 per team. For local businesses, $100 silver sponsor includes a professionally printed 18 x 24 tee sign or $450 gold sponsor will register a foursome of golfers in addition to a tee sign. All fees include a buffet lunch with awards ceremony to follow. There will be many great prizes for 1st through 3rd place men's and women's teams, as well as great prizes for longest drive and closest the pin. Visit www.ststephensumc.com, or call Jamee Elliott at 302-846-9501, or Tom Jewell at 302-846-2525 for tournament sponsorship or registration information. Registration deadline is Monday, Aug. 25.

    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 846-3846 or kragera@verizon.net.

    Delmar church sandwich sale A sandwich sale will be held on Saturday, Aug. 30 at 9 a.m. at the Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, Rt. 13 North and Dorothy Road (3 miles north of MD/DE state line). It will feature: oyster, crab cake, soft crab, chicken salad sandwiches, cheese steak subs, hamburgers, hot dogs. Baked goods and yard sale will also be available.


    Meet the candidates! On Thursday, Aug. 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.) at Bethel A.M.E. Community Center, 204 N.W. 44th St., Milford, the audience will have the opportunity to ask questions of the candidates. Candidates will discuss their platforms and qualifications, and also their views on critical issues affecting Delaware. For more information contact: Dwayne Powell 393-9658 or Jane Hovington 856-7656.

    Police memorabilia and show The Delaware State Police Museum, Inc., will host its 4th annual Police Memorabilia and Collector's Show on Saturday, Aug. 16, between the hours of noon and 5 p.m. The Delaware State Police Museum is located at 1425 North DuPont Highway, Dover, north of the Dover Mall. A nominal donation of $3 will cover admission. Children under the age of 12 will be admitted free. There will be antique police vehicles on display. For additional information or to reserve a table contact 302-739-5906.

    The adventures of science at sea Learn more about the exciting world of marine scientists at a talk titled, "Ships, Submersibles, and Underwater Habitats: Diving into the Adventures of Science at Sea," given by Nancy Targett, dean of the University of Delaware's College of Marine and Earth Studies (CMES). The free lecture will take place Thursday, Aug. 21, at 7 p.m., in Room 104 of the Cannon Laboratory at the University of Delaware's Hugh R. Sharp Campus on Pilottown Road in Lewes. Light refreshments are provided at the event, which is free and open to the public. Seating is limited and reservations are recommended. For reservations, contact CMES' Peggy Conlon at peggy@udel.edu or 302-645-4279. You can also visit the CMES web site at www.ocean.udel.edu.

    Bethany Beach Jazz Funeral For 23 years, the "Friends of Summer" have mourned the passing of the summer tourist season at Bethany Beach. The 2008 Bethany Beach Jazz Funeral is celebrated on Labor Day Monday, Sept. 1, beginning about 5:30 p.m. at the north end of the boardwalk. In addition there is the Jazz Funeral Silent Auction held on Friday, Aug. 29, 3-5 p.m. at Bethany Blues Restaurant to support the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life program.

    Organist in concert The Southern Delaware Chapter of the American Guild of Organists will present Gail Archer, international concert organist, lecturer, and recording artist in concert Sunday, Aug. 31, 4 p.m., St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Lewes. She will also conduct a master class on Monday, Sept. 1, 10 a.m., at St. Peter's. The public is welcome to the concert and the master class. Donations will be accepted. Archer has performed this summer in the U.S., Switzerland, Italy, Germany, and Belgium. She performs regularly at festivals worldwide, including the Spoleto Festival in South Carolina and the Bach Festival at Rollins College in Florida.

    Chamber's Arts Festival The Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce's (BFACC) award-winning 30th Annual Bethany Beach Boardwalk Arts Festival is Saturday, Sept. 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The festival features jewelry, art glass, pottery, sculpture, watercolor and oil painting, basketry, woodworking, and much more. The event is bigger and better than ever this year. The BFACC is excited that this year's show will showcase more artists than ever before. Thanks to a larger pool of applicants, and strong support from the Town of Bethany Beach, the show will be expanded to include three street festival areas, with entertainment, at Second Street, Garfield Parkway and Parkwood Street. Artists will stretch the entire length of the boardwalk. For more information contact the BFACC at 302-539-2100.

    Georgetown Library events
  • The Georgetown Public Library will hold story time at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday morning with Miss Sherri.
  • Come see the classics at the Georgetown Public Library. To find out what will be showing, call the library at 856-7958.
  • The Georgetown Public Library is having a movie matinee at 2 p.m. on Fridays until Aug. 22. For information about the movie call the library at 856-7958.

  • 'Touch-A-Truck' event The MOMS Club of Rehoboth Beach Area will be hosting a Touch-A-Truck event to benefit the March of Dimes on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will be held at the Big K (Kmart) parking lot in Rehoboth Beach rain or shine. Kids of all ages will love to visit the trucks set up for their exploration, such as a fire engine, dump truck, crane, ice cream truck, police vehicle, tractor, and so many more. Admission will be $5 for ages 2-12; everyone else is free. Children will not be admitted without a responsible adult. Touch-A-Truck will also feature mini-train rides, face painting, raffles, and refreshments. Free goody bags will be given to the first 500 children to arrive. To receive more information about the MOMS Club of Rehoboth Beach Area, e-mail momsclub@gmail.com.

    Rotary Club golf tournament The Georgetown-Millsboro Rotary Club is now accepting reservations to play in its charity golf tournament on Aug. 21. The newly renamed Clayton Bunting Golf Classic will be conducted that day at the Peninsula Golf and Country Club off Route 24 east of Millsboro. Most of the proceeds from the charity event are earmarked for the Delaware Red Cross. The balance goes to the Club's charity programs such as scholarships and grants to needy organizations. The golf tournament itself will be in a scramble format beginning at 10 a.m. on Aug. 21. Box lunches will be served during the golf outing. Megee Motors in Georgetown is offering a free new car for a hole in one on one of the par-3 holes. Local businesses and groups are being encouraged to avail themselves of the $1,000 fee for a foursome. For just $100 more, the business can have a tee sign for advertising. Green's fee for an individual is $250, inclusive of meals and other amenities, including a gift. Various corporate sponsorships remain available. To inquire about such sponsorships, call Paul Mylander at 645-5006 or pmylander@comcast.net.


    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.

    Delaware Equine Council Next meeting of the Delaware Equine Council will be Monday, Aug 18, at 7 p.m. in the Harrington Public Library, Harrington. All those interested in horses are welcome. For more information, contact Stan 684-3966.

    Knitting Guild meets All Knitters: The "Sea Purls" Chapter of The Knitting Guild Association meets on the first Wednesday of each month from 10:30 a.m. to 2 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 The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 12:15 p.m., at the Golden Corral. The planned guest speaker will be Cindy Mitchell, marketing director of CHEERS in Georgetown. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend. Come join us - we all enjoy the trips, lunches/dinners, etc. that we do.

    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.

    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.

    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.


    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.

    Travel with Delaware Tech Make friends and have fun traveling with trips offered by Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus, Georgetown. Sports fans can attend the Phillies vs. Dodgers game on Aug. 23 in Philadelphia. On Aug. 27, view the soaring musical "Phantom" based on Gaston Leroux's 1910 novel "The Phantom of the Opera" at the Candlelight Dinner Theater in Ardentown. Watch "Young Frankenstein," Mel Brook's wickedly funny twist on Mary Shelley's classic story, on Broadway on Aug. 27. Take a cruise from Crisfield, Md. to charming and historic Tangier Island on Aug. 30. For more information about these or other trips, contact Delaware Tech's Corporate and Community Programs at 302-856-5618.

    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 collectors 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. Longaberger Basket giveaways will take place every hour! Cost is $59 per person (includes motor coach transportation, snack filled Longaberger Tote and door prizes). For more information 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 N.Y. City Bus trip to N.Y. City, Saturday, Oct 25, to the American Museum of Natural History to visit "The Horse" exhibit. Fee is $65/person includes bus fare and admission to the Exhibit. Reservations must be paid and received by Monday, Sept 1. Bus will board approx 7 a.m. in the Sears parking lot at the Dover Mall. Call Mary Everhart 302-659-0460, or Paula Barto 629-5233, or visit website www.delawarequinecouncil.org.

    Seaford AARP trips
  • Oct. 13-16 - New Hampshire White Mountains for 4 days. Stay in Laconia, N.H. at the Margate Resort Hotel with seven meals included. Cost is $650 per person, double occupancy. Visit Franconia Notch State Park, Chutter's Store, Sugar Hill Sampler, Harman's Cheese & Country Store, Hampton Pewter, and more. Have lunch (included) aboard The Café Lafayette Dinner Train during your two hour ride! Then ride the Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad before taking a cruise on a 230' ship across Lake Winnipesaukee.
  • Nov. 19 - Rainbow Dinner Theater in Pennsylvania to see the comedy: "Deck The Halls And Clean The Kitchen." Cost: $65. Bus leaves Seaford Peebles parking lot at 7:30 a.m.
  • Dec. 5 - The American Music Theater to see "Christmas Show." Enjoy holiday songs and comedy sketches! We will also have time to Christmas shop at the Rockvale Outlets and have lunch on your own before going to the theater. Contact Rose Wheaton at 629-7180 for more information on these trips.

  • Jamaica, Queens bus trip 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
  • 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.

  • Bus trip and cruise Smith Island Cruise on Saturday, Aug. 23, includes: bus transportation, boat ride, and deluxe family-style dinner. The bus will be leaving from Roses parking lot in Denton, Md. Cost is $69 per person. Call ASAP for reservations, 410-822-2314.