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.
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 by calling 226-5231 or at www.brownpapertickets.
Blades Fire Hall breakfast There will be an all-you-can-eat breakfast, at the Blades Fire Hall, located at the corner of Cannon and 5th streets in Blades, Nov. 2, from 8 till 11 a.m. Cost is adults $7, children $3.
Blades Auxiliary sandwich sale The Ladies Auxiliary of the Blades Fire Company will be selling oyster, crabcake and chicken salad sandwiches on Nov. 4 at the Fire House on 5th and Cannon streets. The menu will be: oyster sandwich - $8; Crabcake sandwich - $6.50; Chicken salad sandwich - $4.50; Crab Soup - $4; Peas and Dumplings - $3; French fries - $2; Sodas - $0.75; Chicken salad 1/2 pint - $4.50; Chicken salad 1 pint - $8.50. We will take call-in orders for pickup (no deliveries). Call orders in before 10 a.m. and they will be ready to pickup at the time you request. Serving will start at 11:45 a.m. Call 629-4896 for details.
Beef and dumpling dinner Mt. Zion Methodist Church, located on 13A between Seaford and Laurel, will be hosting a beef and dumpling dinner on Saturday, Oct. 25. Eat-in at 5 p.m. or carryout. Soup and sandwich luncheon On Saturday, Nov. 8, a soup luncheon will be held at Bethel Church Community House, North Oak Grove Road, Seaford, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be several varieties of soup, homemade chicken salad sandwiches and hot dogs. Desserts will be available - eat-in or carry out. For details phone 629-7117 or 337-8836.
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.
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 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.
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. 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, Lexie Ketterman (Kingree) at email@example.com or Angie Zebley (Mitchell) at firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com.
LHS class of '98 Laurel High School class of '98 is planning a class reunion. Contact Megan Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 841-5835 with contact information.
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. 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.
Nov. 19 - Business Person of the Year Dinner (TBA)
Dec. 5 - Christmas parade, 7 p.m.
Dec. 9 - Open house/ribbon cutting, Members Christmas Party, Laurel chamber office 4-7:30 p.m.
Children's Halloween Party American Legion Post 19, Laurel, will host a Halloween Party, Sunday, Oct. 26, at the post home, Rt. 24, Laurel, from 2 to 4 p.m. for ages up to 12. Plenty of fun and refreshments for everyone. Adult or parental supervision required.
Bulldog bon-fire Laurel Bulldog Community Bon-Fire will be held on Thursday, Oct. 30, from 7-10 p.m. at Sussex Irrigation in Laurel. It's a pep rally for the Laurel Football team and you can be part of one of the largest bon-fires around. Wear your colors. There will be a D.J. and a school spirited pep rally for all. For more information call Sussex Irrigation and ask for David Brown.
Trunk or Treat Trunk or Treat at Laurel Wesleyan Church on Friday, Oct. 31, at 6 p.m. Join us for a night of safe family fun. Car trunks will be decorated and full of candy for the kids. Also enjoy hayrides, hot chocolate, bobbing for apples, a bonfire and s'mores. For more information call the church office at 875-5380. Laurel Wesleyan Church is located one-half mile north of Laurel on Alt. 13.
Chinese auction Looking for something fun for everyone in the family? The Episcopal Churchwomen of St. Philip's in Laurel are sponsoring a Chinese auction on Saturday, Nov. 8, in the educational building of the parish. Doors open at 6 p.m. with auctioning beginning at 7 p.m. A wide variety of children's toys, magazines, books, crystal, decorative items, tableware, and handcrafted items will be offered at nominal bidding prices. Something for everyone is the promise of the ECW. Home prepared goodies (fudge, cookies, krispie treats, etc.) and beverages at $.25 each will be on sale. All proceeds benefit the ECW building fund. Call Nancy Hitch at 629-4701 for details. A special bidding will be held for a quilted table runner in Christmas colors and a wall hanging featuring snowmen, each made by parish members. Door prizes are also featured in the evening's entertainment.
Veteran's Day ceremony Laurel American Legion Post 19 will host a Veteran's Day ceremony Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. at the post home, Rt. 24, Laurel. Guest speaker will be Msg. Gary Banks. Light fare and refreshments will follow. All are invited.
Safe driving course Laurel Senior Center will hold an AARP Driving Course on Nov. 17 and 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $10. To register for the course call 875-2536.
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.
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 email@example.com. 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.
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.
'Make a Difference Day' The Ladies Auxiliary of Greenwood Memorial VFW Post 7478 will sponsor a "Make a Difference Day" event at the Post on Governors Avenue in Greenwood, on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be an indoor flea market where tables can be rented for $10 each. Contact Dee Jones, senior vice president, at 519-3604. Baked goods and breakfast sandwiches and drinks will also be available. The auxiliary is also sponsoring a Warming Tree Project for needy school children. Bring in new hats, scarves, gloves, mittens, socks for girls and boys, sweatshirts in Woodbridge colors, and good, clean used or new coats. Nonperishable food items, Beaverton dog food, canned and dry cat food, new pet toys, and household cleaners and laundry detergent are being collected on that day. The public is welcome to help the Auxiliary make a difference.
CHEER program Many adults face the challenge of managing one - and often several - chronic medical conditions, such as, high blood pressure, heart disease, arthritis, diabetes, hearing problems, and depression. All of which can be costly and debilitating. The Chronic Disease Self Management Program (CDSMP), developed at Stanford University, has proven extremely effective at enabling people to take more control of their own health. This program can give adults a sense of control over their lives, improve their day-to-day functioning, and help save on medical bills. CHEER begins this program at the new CHEER Greenwood Activity Center. The program consists of six 2-1/2-hour workshops. The first class begins Monday, Nov. 3 at 1:30 p.m. and the workshop series ends on Monday, Dec. 8 at 1:30 p.m. This class is free but registration is required. Call Cindy Mitchell at 856-5187 to register or for more information.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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.
10th Veteran's Day Dinner/Dance On Nov. 11, the Nutrition Program of CHEER, Inc. will hold its 10th Annual Veteran's Day Dinner/Dance from 5 to 9 p.m. at the CHEER Community Center located at 20520 Sand Hill Road in Georgetown. Doors will open at 4:30. A full buffet dinner consisting of chicken wings, ham, meatballs, chicken salad, potato salad, macaroni salad, fruit trays, vegetable trays, cookies, ice tea, and coffee will be served from 4:30 until 6:30 p.m. At 6:30, a ceremony honoring all branches of services will begin. Retired Col. Richard Harper, United States Air Force, will be the M.C. for the evening. A parade of veteran organization's color guard teams march into the auditorium to present their colors and participate in the Flag Ceremony. A candle lighting ceremony is planned in honor of all veterans who gave their lives in defending their country and/or are missing in action. A member of each branch of service will light the candle for their particular branch. A POW/MIA remembrance ceremony is held. A 21 gun salute is fired while taps is being played. The units are dismissed and the evening of dancing begins. Sky Brady will be the D.J. for the evening. All veteran organizations are invited to attend. Tickets are free to veterans and $10 for all spouses and guests. Tickets may be obtained from any CHEER Activity Center, or can be secured or reserved by calling 856-5187 and asking for Florence Mason.
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 email@example.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. Mar. 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.
New York The Seaford Department of Recreation's Christmas Spectacular New York Trip is planned for Sunday, Dec 7. The cost is $145. Registration will take place at the Rec office or you can call 629-6809 for more information.
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.
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.
Democrat Club The Western Sussex Democrat Club will hold its monthly meeting Monday, Oct. 27, at 6:30 p.m. at Duke's Pool House on Sycamore Road in Laurel. Following the usual covered dish supper, several important topics will be up for discussion. All newcomers to the area are invited to attend. For further informaction, call 629-2107.