Bulletin Board
Thursday, October 16, 2008

Dinner-theater The Seaford Elk Lodge will present a buffet dinner-theatre on Friday, Nov. 7, and Saturday, Nov. 8. Dinner will begin at 6 p.m. The play is titled, "A Distasteful Murder at the Bus Station." This is the fourth play written and directed by Elk member and native of Laurel, Janice Cecil. This is a way of making money for charitable donations made by the lodge. Tickets are $15 for adults, and $5 for children seven to 10. The cut-off date is Nov. 3. This event is not suitable for children six and under. Call 875-3810 for tickets.

Lead safety There's more to worry about than just lead paint in old houses. Find out about prevention, sources of lead poisoning, how it affects growth & development, toy recalls, lead in pregnancy, home remodeling concerns and other toxins, on Friday, Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m., at Seaford District Library. For information call Chris Henderson at 875-2781, or Anna Scovell at 856-5239. The program will also be presented at Grace United Methodist Church at 330 Church St., Millsboro, on Friday, Oct. 17, at 6:30 p.m. Pampered Chef bingo Laureate Epsilon Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will be sponsoring a Longaberger Basket and Pampered Chef bingo on Thursday, Oct. 23, at the Seaford Moose Lodge. Doors open at 6 p.m. Games start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. For tickets call Joanne at 302-877-0275. All baskets will be filled. Proceeds to benefit Delaware Hospice Festival of Trees.

Basket bingo The Seaford Lions Club will hold a Longaberger basket bingo on Thursday, Oct. 30, starting at 7 p.m. at the Seaford Moose, located on Rt. 13A in Seaford. Advance tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door. Advance ticket includes a chance to win the Hostess Sort & Store Hamper and the Multi-colored Triangle basket set. For ticket information contact any Seaford Lions member or call at 302-236-2225.

St. Luke's gala On Friday evening, Oct. 24, 7-9 p.m., there will be a gala evening of wine, hor d'oeuvres and auction at St. Luke's parish hall. Tickets are $15 and may be obtained by calling Nancy Harper at 629-7272 or the church at 629-7979. The evening will include a Chinese auction and silent auction. Many items will be available for auction including Longaberger baskets, Noritake stemware, Lenox vases, and much more.

SHS alumni social The Seaford High School Alumni Association is sponsoring its annual Fall Social at the Seaford Golf & Country Club on Friday, Nov. 28, from 6-9 p.m. The executive board invites you to spend time with classmates and fellow alumni to revel in fond memories of times spent at SHS. Light snacks and a cash bar will be available. Call Donna Hastings Angell at 629-8077 with any questions.

NHS basket bingo The Employee Activity Committee of Nanticoke Health Services will hold a Longaberger Basket Bingo on Thursday, Nov. 6, starting at 7 p.m. at the Seaford Moose, located on Route 13A in Seaford. Advance tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door. Advance ticket includes a chance to win the Hostess Sort & Store Hamper and the Multi-Colored Triangle basket set as door prizes. Refreshments will be available. For tickets call 629-6611, ext. 2404 or MorrisR@nanticoke.org.

Eat, meet & greet Eat, meet and greet with Christine O'Donnell will be held at Grotto's Pizza, Rt. 13, Seaford, on Tuesday, Oct. 28 from 6-8 p.m. You pay for your own meal (tip is included in your cost), and get to meet the candidate for United States Senate representing the state of Delaware, Christine O'Donnell. Please, only homeschool families for this event, as she will address the needs of homeschoolers. If you can, leave the children at home. To RSVP call Rebecca Jones co-leader of Hand in Hand Homeschoolers at 628-8172 no later than Friday, Oct. 24.

Read Aloud Delaware Read Aloud Delaware volunteer training will be held Wednesday, Oct. 29, at 1 p.m. in the Seaford Public Library, 402 North Porter St., Seaford. Call 856-2527 to sign up for training or for further information. Volunteer readers are needed at various reading sites in Sussex County.

'Hard Hat Bash' The Seaford Library and Cultural Center is celebrating its groundbreaking event with a "Hard Hat Bash" on Saturday, Nov. 1, rain or shine, from 4 to 6 p.m. on-site at Pine St., Ext,. adjacent to the Ross Mansion in Seaford. BBQ and cash bar. Entertainment by the MEDICS. Cost is $25 per person. Age ten and under free, RSVP and money payment must be received by Oct. 24. No payment will be accepted for admission at the event. Send RSVP with name and number of adults, and children under ten, with a check made out to the Seaford District Library to Marlene Warford, 132 Meadow Drive, Seaford, DE 19973. For further info, call the library at 629-2524.

Basket bingo Seaford Golf & Country Club will hold a Longaberger basket bingo on Thursday, Oct. 23, starting at 7 p.m. at the Seaford Golf & Country Club. Proceeds to benefit Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Women's Health Services. Advance tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door. Advance ticket includes a chance to win the hostess sort & store hamper and the multi-colored triangle basket set or one of the several door prizes. For details call 629-9064, ext. 0.

Family night Join us for family night each Friday night from 6:30-8:30 p.m. We set aside Friday nights for all families in the community. There is no charge to families. Enjoy the swimming pool, gym, computer lab, etc. Each Friday evening we'll have a theme and will have activities according to the themes. Beginning Friday, Oct. 17, Learn the basics of ballroom dancing. Oct. 24 - College Football Night - Wear your team colors. Football trivia, etc. Oct. 31 - Halloween party. Wear your costume and enjoy a safe trick or treating; costume contests, games, etc. Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club is located on 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford. Call 628-3789 or 629-8740 for details.

Victorian Tea Seaford Historical Society's annual fall Victorian Tea will be Saturday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m., at the Ross Mansion on Ross Station Road (formerly North Pine Street Extended). This event is reminiscent of the pre-Civil War days when Governor Ross's wife entertained her friends with a lavish display of "savories" and sweets. Jeanne Conner does extensive research on Victorian era recipes and plans a different menu for each tea. Volunteers dressed in period gowns will serve tea. Guests may tour the 13-room mansion and the outbuildings, including the only original slave cabin in Delaware in its original location. Seating is arranged in tables of four people each. Reservations in multiples of two are required and may be made by calling Ruthe Wainwright at 629-8765. Tickets are $10 per person.

Class of '88 reunion The Seaford High School class of '88 20-year reunion will be Saturday, Nov. 29, at the banquet center next to Jimmy's Grill Restaurant in Bridgeville. The reunion will be from 6 - 10 p.m. with a cocktail hour from 6 - 7 p.m., and dinner at 7. The cost is $75 a couple and $37.50 for a single. This includes dinner and entertainment. Contact Cathy Hastings (Maas) at dcat5186@hotmail.com, Lexie Ketterman (Kingree) at lexketterman@gmail.com or Angie Zebley (Mitchell) at angie@tullramey.com with contact information.

Historical Society raffle The Seaford Historical Society raffle offers a luxurious condo in either Williamsburg or Myrtle Beach for a week in 2009 as the prize. Raffle tickets are $5 each or five tickets for $20 and may be purchased at either the Ross Mansion on Saturday or Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. or at the Seaford Museum on Thursday through Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. The drawing will take place in the afternoon of the last day of the 2008 Victorian Christmas, which is Sunday, Dec. 14. You do not have to be present to win.

Victorian Christmas The annual Victorian Christmas at the Ross Mansion, Dec. 12, 13 and 14, will once again feature a Christmas Boutique. Each member of the Seaford Historical Society is asked to contribute one item. Handmade gifts in the price range of $10 to $20 are especially popular. Items may be left in the gray box on the front porch of the Ross Mansion at any time. For questions call Diane Thomas at 629-2085 or Shirley Skinner at 629-9378.

Halloween parade The Downtown Seaford Association presents a Halloween parade and party on Wednesday, Oct. 29. Line-up at 6:15 p.m. on Cedar Avenue at High Street. Parade steps off at 7 p.m. Route: High to Arch Street, Arch to King Street to Seaford Fire Hall. Must be in costume to enter. Cash prizes for costume contest.

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

Seaford class of '73 The Seaford class of 1973 reunion will be held on Saturday, Nov. 29, at 6 p.m. For more information and reservations call or email Mike Wheatley, 629-2498 or wheatley5@comcast.net.


LHS class of '83 LHS class of 1983 is planning a reunion on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Laurel American Legion Post 19. Time is 6 p.m. Contact Brian Dayton, briandayton@mail.com, or call 302-745-4476 for details.

LHS class of '98 Laurel High School class of '98 is planning a class reunion. Contact Megan Jones at megj22@comcast.net or phone 841-5835 with contact information.

NightLife NightLife at the library will be held on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 7-9 p.m. Teens are invited to an after-hours, teens-only evening of movies, games and pizza. For more information, please call the library at 875-3184 or email Becky Norton at Rebecca.norton@lib.de.us.

AARP driving course Laurel Senior Center, will hold an AARP driving course, Oct. 20, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $10. To register for the course call 302-875-2536.

Old time toys & games Grades K-6 are invited Thursday, Oct. 23, 4:15 p.m. to an afternoon of fun, as the Laurel library makes old-time toys and games. This program is free and open to the public, but requires pre-registration. To pre-register, call the 875-3184, find us on the web at www.laurel.lib.de.us, or email Becky Norton at rebecca.norton@lib.de.us

Journey for Sight A fund raising opportunity, the 21st annual Pet Culver Memorial "Journey for Sight," on Sunday, Nov. 2, at scenic Trap Pond State Park, Laurel. A 50 percent rebate on all funds collected by your organization. Registration is at 12 p.m. Walk/run begins at 1 p.m. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held at the Laurel Senior High School. Walk as an individual or participate as a team of five or more. Sponsored by the Laurel Lions Club. Contact Lion David Hare for pledge sheets and team registration forms at 875-2837 or 245-2966.

Laurel Chamber events Nov. 6 - Business Person of the Year Dinner (TBA)
Nov. 18 - Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Chamber office
Nov. 18 - General meeting, How To Invest by John Downes of Insurance Market, 6:30 p.m.
Dec. 5 - Christmas parade, 7 p.m.
Dec. 9 - Open house/ribbon cutting, Members Christmas Party, Laurel chamber office 4-7:30 p.m.

Soup and salad luncheon Experience the "Fruits of the Spirit" as you eat and fellowship at our soup and chicken salad luncheon and enjoy tasty morsels from our bake sale and "Country Corner." Come to Christ United Methodist Church, 510 S. Central Ave., Laurel on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Luncheon take outs are available. Call 875-4233 for more information.

Hope Lodge Oyster Sandwiches Hope Lodge 4, located on West 6th Street, Laurel will be selling oyster fritter sandwiches and crab cake sandwiches for $6 each, on Saturday, Oct. 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

LeCates Family reunion Daniel Burton LeCates Family reunion will be held Oct. 19, at 2 p.m., at the Laurel Grange Hall off of Rt. 9. If family members have any questions they can call 302-245-6851. Ask for David.

Laurel Trick or Treat Laurel's annual Halloween "Trick or Treat" event will be held Friday, Oct. 31 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for ages 12 and under. The Town of Laurel will host its own "Jack-O-Lantern Contest." Laurel staff members are taking on a challenge to create the most impressive Jack-O-Lantern display at Town Hall. The teams can only spend up to $100 on their entry and all Jack-O-Lanterns will be on display at Laurel Town Hall during the week of Oct. 27 through 31.

Senior Center fall festival Laurel Senior Center Fall Festival, at 113 N. Central Ave., Laurel, will be held Friday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Luncheon, served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., will include homemade chicken salad, soup and desserts. There will be crafts, baked goods, quilt chances, and a white elephant table. Call 875-2536 for more information.

Free luncheon Laurel Baptist Church will be hosting a free community luncheon (spaghetti) on Saturday, Oct. 18, noon to 2 p.m. The church is located at 33056 Bi-State Boulevard. Any questions, call Shirley at 875-2314.

Mentors needed The Laurel Kids Connection Mentoring Program is seeking dedicated adults to spend one hour per week with a fifth, sixth, or seventh grader. Typically, mentors and students meet after school at the Laurel Library. Contact Kim Trivits or Lynne Betts at 629-7790 for details. The program can also offer a mentoring presentation to groups and organizations.


Searching for ancestors Are you searching for your ancestors? The Bridgeville Public Library will provide genealogy consultations facilitated by Alice duBois Min on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 10 a.m. to noon. Sign-up is required. Call the library at 337-7401, or e-mail famgen88@comcast.net. For special needs contact Karen Johnson at 337-7401.

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

Biden's sister featured speaker The Sussex County Women's Democrat Club's annual Truman Kennedy chicken-and-dumplings dinner will take place Oct. 25, at the Bridgeville Fire Hall, at 6 p.m. Dinner, door prizes and an auction with our Democratic candidates will take place. The featured speaker is Joe Biden's sister Valerie Owens. Cost is $20 and seating is limited to 250. For more information, call 875-7091 or 280-6048.

Meet the Candidates Forum The 35th Representative District Committee is hosting a "Meet the candidates forum," featuring Aaron Chaffinch, candidate for the 35th District House of Representative seat, Second District Sussex County Council candidate Mike Wyatt, and Clerk of the Peace candidate Greg Fuller on Tuesday, Oct. 28, starting at 7 p.m. in Bridgeville. This open forum - with a candidate question and answer session - is meant to help voters in the Bridgeville and Greenwood areas find out where our Democratic candidates stand on the issues most important to this region of Sussex County. It will be held at Woodbridge High School, 307 S Laws St., Bridgeville, Oct. 28 from 7-9 p.m. Media is encouraged to attend this event. For more information or to confirm that you will be attending, please contact Pat Ewing at 628-4563.

Post Office cancellation The Bridgeville Post Office will have a special cancellation to commemorate the 2008 Apple Scrapple Festival. Requests can be mailed in over the next 30 days to obtain the 2008 cancellation.


'Oceans' at Greenwood Library On Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Greenwood Library's Bound by Books discussion group will be discussing one of Karen Kingsbury's classic inspirational books, "Oceans Apart." The program will be held in the library meeting room and is free and open to all. To obtain a copy of the book, drop by the Greenwood Public Library or call Robin Miller at 349-5309.

Annual fall auction Greenwood Mennonite School announces their annual benefit All-You-Can-Eat-Breakfast and Fall Auction on Saturday, Nov. 1. The breakfast is from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. The cost for the all-you-can-eat-breakfast is $6 for adults; $4 for children ages 4 to 11, and free for children under 3 years of age. Live and silent auctions will begin at 9:30 a.m. Scrumptious Mennonite baked goods and delicious lunch items will be available. A preview of the items available for bidding is available prior to the auction. The admission and parking are free. The school is located at 12802 Mennonite School Road between Routes 16 & 36 just east of Greenwood. For details, call the school at 302-349-4131.

Halloween party The Greenwood CHEER Center, located at 12713 Sussex Hwy, in Greenwood, will be having a Halloween party on Friday, Oct. 31 from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. There is a variety show at 10:30 a.m., please pre-register, and a costume parade with judging and prizes after a noon lunch.

Video game night On Friday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m., kids are invited to the Greenwood library to play video games on an XBox 360. Games available for the evening include: Guitar Hero II, Tony Hawk's Project 8, Burnout Revenge and Street Homecourt. For more information, call Donna or Rebekah at 349-5309.

Yu-Gi-Oh night On Friday, Oct. 31, at 6 p.m., kids are invited to the Greenwood library for Yu-Gi-Oh Night. Bring your dueling deck, join in the fun and possibly win a Yu-Gi-Oh card or two. For more information, call Donna or Rebekah at 349-5309.


Longaberger sale The Delmar Lions Club is holding a Longaberger basket sale with all proceeds going to the community and the visually impaired. Baskets, with blue and orange trim and Wildcat paws, cost $49 each. 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 contact Mildred Riley at 846-3846 or kragera@verizon.net

Book & bake sale The Friends of the Delmar Public Library will sponsor a book sale on Friday, Oct. 17 from 4 to 7 p.m. and a book and bake sale on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 8 a.m. to noon. The sale will be held in the Hayman Room of the Delmar Public Library on Bi-State Boulevard (across from the Delmar Fire Department). There will be lots of books for all ages and baked goods (on Saturday only) of all types at very good prices. All money raised goes to support new programs and materials for those who use the Delmar Public Library. For more information contact Veronica Schell, director of the Delmar Public Library at 846-9894.

Inside yard sale Inside yard sale will be held at the Delmar VFW Post 8276, 200 West State St., Delmar, sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary, Oct. 18, from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. We will have breakfast and lunch food for sale. Shop or rent a table for $10. To reserve a table call 302-238-7239 or 302-236-9083. All money will be used to support our programs.

Delmar's Trick or Treat Delmar's Annual Trick or Treat night, sponsored by the Key Club at Delmar High School, will be held Thursday, Oct. 30, from 6 to 8 p.m. All Elementary kids are welcome.

Halloween safety Bring your children to "Trunks of Treats" at the Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, Rt. 13 and Dorthy Road, three miles north of the MD/DE state line. Cars will be lined up in the church parking lot, their trunks filled with safe treats, from 5-7 p.m. Free snacks plus games and fun. Dress up in costumes. For more information call 875-7824.


Bethel fall festival Bethel Historical Society presents Bethel's Maritime Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the museum grounds in Bethel, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Breakfast rolls, muffins, coffee, Odd Fellows oyster fritters, pizzas, ice cream, lemonade, boardwalk fries and lots more will be offered. Lots of kids activities. Two bands, Big Hats No Cattle, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., and the fabulous Jones Boys from 1 to 4 p.m.

Carols for Christmas The Southern Delaware Choral Society Christmas concert, "A Newborn Child: Cantatas and Carols for Christmas," will be presented Saturday, Dec. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church in Seaford, and on Sunday, Dec. 14, at 3 p.m. at St. Edmund's Roman Catholic Church in Rehoboth Beach. The cost for tickets will be $15 for adults and $10 for students. Tickets are available after October 15 by contacting SDCS at 226-5231 or online at www.brownpapertickets.

Fried chicken buffet A fried chicken buffet will be held Saturday, Oct. 18 at Bethany Church, Lowes Crossroads near Millsboro. Adults and carryouts are $10; children $5. Serving from 2-6 p.m. A bake table will be available.

Genealogical Society The Sussex County Genealogical Society will meet at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, in the meeting room of the Rehoboth Beach Public Library, 226 Rehoboth Ave. The program will feature Andy Nunez, a native of Maryland's Eastern Shore, a graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, and an employee of the State of Maryland. He is an author and editor of the military simulation magazine, Against the Odds. His topic will be "The Ghosts of Delmarva" (with a genealogical spin). For additional information call 875-5418; or go to the Sussex County Genealogical Society web site: http://scgsdelaware.org/, for information on the Society.

Free winterization seminar On Saturday, Oct. 25, Short's Marine Inc., will provide a free winterization do-it-yourself seminar at the Short's Marine Show Room on Long Neck Road. Instructor Steve Stearn and Greg Biener, Master Technical Consultant of Short's Marine, will conduct the 2-hour seminar providing free instruction and free materials for do-it-yourselfers to learn how to winterize their boats safely. Instructors will also discuss the effects of ethanol gas and the precautions that should be taken. Reserve your seat today by calling 945-7378.

Covered dish supper On Oct. 27, Reliance Grange #58 will be having a covered dish supper at 6:30 p.m. at the Gethsemane United Methodist Church, Reliance. Guest speaker will be Ed Banning. For more information call 337-3615.

Fall fashion show, luncheon Wednesday, Nov. 12, "Couture & Class," premier fashion show and luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Carter Partnership Center, Delaware Technical & Community College, Georgetown. Benefit for scholarships; hosted by Owens Campus Development Council. Fashions by Carltons, Cool Spring Cottage, Deanna's, That Boutique, Tiara's Bridal Boutique, Twila Farrell. Tickets $25/person; reserved table for 8/$175. Reserve tickets by Nov. 5; call Delaware Tech at 855-1607.

Fall craft show The Farmington Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary will be holding their annual fall craft show on Oct. 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There are still a couple of spaces available for crafters. The kitchen will be open during the show selling chicken salad, soup, and various other foods. Contact Angela for more information at 302-222-0754 or ckiemnstr79@aol.com.

Pancake supper Cokesbury Community Center (near Reliance) will hold a pancake supper, on Nov. 1, from 4 to 7 p.m. Order United American Mechanics, for their scholarship fund. Price is $7 for adults, children 12 and under are free.

4-H computer club The Sussex 4-H Computer Club now has openings for children ages 9-12 at its Thursday night meetings held the first Thursday of the month at Georgetown 4-H Carvel Center at 7 p.m. and check it out. Next meeting is Nov. 6. Contact the 4-H office at 856-7303 for details.

Bike tour rescheduled The 22nd Annual Amish Country Bike Tour has been rescheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25. The bike tour will begin at Legislative Mall in Dover. To register, visit www.visitdover.com, or the registration tent on Legislative Mall anytime between 7 and 10 a.m. on Oct. 25. Cost is $30 for adults and $15 for children under 16. The official start time is 8 a.m., though cyclists may begin anytime between 7 and 10 a.m. Return to Nature Kayaking will offer a sunset kayaking adventure from 5 to 7 p.m., launching from the beach on Silver Lake in Dover. The cost is $25 per person, which includes the guided tour, equipment and kayak usage.Proceeds will benefit the Central Delaware YMCA and the Amish Schoolhouse. For more information, visit www.visitdover.com or call 800-233-5368.


Seaford AARP Money has to be paid in time to make reservations for all trips.
  • Nov. 19 - Rainbow Dinner Theater in Pennsylvania to see the comedy, "Deck The Halls And Clean The Kitchen." Cost is $65. Bus leaves Seaford Peebles parking lot at 7:30 a.m.
  • Dec. 5 - The American Music Theater to see "Christmas Show." Cost is $65. Enjoy holiday songs and comedy sketches. Also an appearance of Santa. There will be time to Christmas shop at the Rockvale Outlets and have lunch on your own before going to the theater.
  • Feb. 9-11 - Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos, three days, $240. Deluxe accommodations at the Great Cedar Hotel. Visit the new MGM Grand Hotel casino (all connected).
  • Breakfast and dinner buffets included, plus more. Bus leaves Peebles parking lot in Seaford. Contact Rose Wheaton at 629-7180 for more on these trips.

    Sight & Sound Laurel Senior Center Trip to Sight & Sound, "Miracle of Christmas," on Dec. 9. Cost is $90 and includes transportation, show & dinner at Shady Maple Smorgasbord.

    Englishtown Bus trip to Englishtown Flea Market in New Jersey on Saturday, Nov. 29, at 5 a.m. Cost is $35 for adults, children, nine-years old and under is $17.50. Money is due by Saturday, Nov. 15. Bus leaves from Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 108 First St., Bridgeville. Deacon James Stewart at 337-7003.

    Radio City Seaford Recreation's 17th annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular is set for Sunday, Dec. 7, and is now taking registrations. Cost is $145 and seats are in orchestra section. There will be a few hours after the show to tour New York City. Call 629-6809.


    Embroiders' Guild The Sussex Chapter of Embroiders' Guild meets on the second Monday of the month at the CHEER Center in Georgetown. All levels of stitchers from beginner to advanced are welcome to attend. For details call 302-539-9717.

    Olde Seaford Block Watch Olde Seaford Block Watch invites you to a covered dish dinner meeting, Thursday, Oct. 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the Seaford Police Station. The program will be "Scam Awareness." Drinks and desserts will be furnished. Call 629-5643 for information or ride.

    Delaware Equine Council Next meeting of the Delaware Equine Council, Monday, Oct 20, 7 p.m. at the Harrington Public Library. All those interested in horses are welcome. Contact Peggy at 629-5233.

    Widowed Persons Service The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 21, at 12:15 p.m. at the Golden Corral. The planned guest speaker will be John Allen, vice president of Bay Region Delaware Power & Light. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend.

    Republican Women's Club The Seaford Republican Women will meet Thursday, Oct. 23, at the Seaford Country Club. The meeting begins at 10:30 a.m. Lunch is optional. The speaker will be Ron Sands, Sussex County Republican Chairman. The public is invited. For further information, call Anne Nesbitt, at 628-7788.

    Coast Guard Auxiliary Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-04 meets the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club in Blades. Call Wayne Hickman at 629-6337 for details.

    Acorn Club The G.F.W.C.-Acorn Club of Seaford is having a "Halloween Party" and business meeting at the Wesley United Methodist Church on Oct. 23 at 7:30 p.m. The hostess is Debbie O'Bier and her committee.