Bulletin Board
Thursday, October 30, 2008
 
SEAFORD EVENTS:

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.

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 Rt. 13A in Seaford. The evening will consist of 20 exciting games and will feature several Longaberger baskets as prizes. 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. Nearly 30 chances to win. Refreshments will be available. For ticket information contact the EAC at 629-6611, ext. 2404; or MorrisR@nanticoke.org.

Bazaar & luncheon The Methodist Manor House at 1001 Middleford Road in Seaford will host its annual Holiday Shop Bazaar and chicken salad luncheon on Friday, Nov. 7, from 9 a.m to 3 p.m. Crafts, quilting items, woodworking, holiday decorations, bake table, etc. The Thrift Shop and the Pineapple Boutique will also be open. Chicken salad luncheon platters will be served in the dining room from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., for $6.50. Carry outs available.

Christmas Bazaar The Annual Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 8, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Seaford, to benefit the building fund. Christmas crafts, attic treasures, flowers, clothing, jewelry, books, toys, Christmas cookies and candies, bake table, and much more. A money raffle is being held with the drawing at 1 p.m. You don't have to be there to win. Food to eat-in or take-out.

Driver Safety Program An AARP Driver Safety Course for people 50 and over will be given from 1 to 5 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 10 and 11, at the Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, Seaford. The two-day program, sponsored by the American Association for Retired Persons, stresses how older drivers may operate vehicles safely. Upon completion of the program, participants receive a certificate entitling them to a reduction in their auto insurance. A 15 percent reduction is given to anyone repeating the program within three years. For information and registration, call 629-8081, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. only. The cost is $10 per person.

Bake Sale and Bazaar Nanticoke Senior Center will hold a Bake Sale and Bazaar on Tuesday, Nov. 18, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Handmade quilts, yard sale items and baked goods available. Tables for rent: $5 for members and $10 for non-members. For sign-ups call 629-4939.

Seaford Class of '83 reunion The Seaford Class of 1983 will hold its 25-year reunion on Saturday, Nov. 29, at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club, Blades, from 7:30-11:30 p.m. Visit classmates.com to RSVP. Formal invitations will also be mailed out. If you do not receive one, contact Dawn Collins (Dukes) at 302-841-5682 or Suzanah Smoot (Montague) at 302-745-1974.

Santa Claus visit On Saturday, Dec. 20, Seaford will welcome Santa Claus - The Shoppes of Historic High Street invite you to join them in welcoming Santa Claus. Retailers will be providing special treats, hot and cold beverages, and finger foods for Santa Claus and last minute shoppers. Join us for a day filled with Christmas spirit, special sales, free drawings and pictures with Santa Claus.

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.com

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.

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.

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.

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. 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 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.

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.

LAUREL EVENTS:

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.

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.

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.

Train & toy show The Laurel Lions Club is sponsoring a model train and collectable toy show. The event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Laurel Fire House, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., General admission - $5. Children under 10 are free. Model train layout and live entertainment. For more information or vendor info., contact Barry Munoz at 302-875-7408.

Spaghetti dinner fund raiser An all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner will be served by the Centenary Promise Keepers for the College Scholarship Fund. Menu includes: spaghetti, meat sauce, meat balls, marinara, garlic bread, salad, desert. The dinner will take place at the Centenary United Methodist Church, Laurel, on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Adults $6; children (6-12), $3; less than six years are free.

Laurel Public Library events Saturday, Nov. 8, 12:30 p.m. - The Winterthur Museum Children's Outreach Program comes to Laurel with "A Proper Day's Work." Children in grades K-6 get a hands-on opportunity to learn about life in pioneer days. They might even discover the chores they have today are not near as hard as the chores pioneer children had to do. Pre-registration is required. Thursday, Nov. 20 at 4:15 p.m. - The Nanticoke Indian Museum comes to the Laurel Public Library. Children in grades K-6 are invited to be part of this hands-on opportunity to learn about the Nanticoke Indians, both today and back in the 'olden days. Pre-registration is required. Both programs are free and open to the public. For more information, or to pre-register for either of these programs please drop by the Laurel Public Library at 101 East 4th St., or call us at 875-3184. You can also email Becky Norton, Youth Services Librarian at rebecca.norton@lib.de.us.

Chinese auction 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. Mentors and students meet at the Laurel Library. Contact Kim Trivits or Lynne Betts at 629-7790 for details.

BRIDGEVILLE EVENTS:

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.

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.

Beef & dumpling dinner The Bridgeville Volunteer Fire Company will hold its annual roast beef and dumpling dinner with all the trimmings and dessert on Sunday, Nov. 2, from noon to 5 p.m. Eat-in or carry-out; adults $11; children under 12 - $5; pre-school-children are free.

Holiday bazaar A Red Hats Holiday Bazaar will be held on Nov 4, from 12-4 p.m., featuring local vendors. It will be held at Heritage Shores Clubhouse in the Ballroom. A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to a local charity. Contact front desk for directions: 337-9926.

GREENWOOD EVENTS:

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.

Library fundraiser The Friends of the Greenwood Public Library invite you to support the library while enjoying a delicious meal at the Roadhouse Steak Joint located at 18693 Coastal Highway in Rehoboth Beach, on Monday, Nov. 10. The library will receive a percentage of proceeds for that date.

Remembering Veterans The Greenwood CHEER Center, located at 41 Schulze Rd., in Greenwood, will be having a special program by Connie Manning entitled Remembering Veterans on Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 12:45 p.m. The hour-long program is a tribute to veterans through words and songs. Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.

Safe Streets The Greenwood CHEER Center, located at 41 Schulze Rd., in Greenwood, will be hosting this free educational program, Safe Streets, on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at 10:30 a.m., conducted by the Delaware Criminal Justice Council. This is a public service to the citizens of Delaware to publicize the work of the Criminal Justice Council and to foster greater public understanding and appreciation of the criminal justice process. Lunch will be served following the program.

'A Celebration of Quilts' On Saturday, Nov. 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Greenwood Public Library will be hosting "A Celebration of Quilts" at the VFW Hall in Greenwood. Quilts made and/or owned by local residents will be on display. In addition, members of the Helping Hands Quilt Guild of Dover will be making presentations on various aspects of quilting. At 10:30 a.m., then there will be a presentation on how to start quilting, including the three basic types of quilts, choosing your fabric and batting, tools, and how to make an easy block. The demonstrations for the afternoon include: 1 p.m. - quilt-as-you-go strip quilting; 2 p.m. - paper piecing; 2:30 p.m. - yo-yo quilting; and 3 p.m. - hand appliqué. If you are curious about how to start quilting or would like to learn other quilting techniques, this is the place for you. The VFW Hall is located on the corner of Mill Street and Governors Avenue in Greenwood.

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.

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. \

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.

DELMAR EVENTS:

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

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.

SURROUNDING AREAS:

Veteran's Day 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 MC 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. Tickets are free to veterans and $10 for spouses and guests. Tickets may be obtained from any CHEER Activity Center, or can be reserved by calling 856-5187 and asking for Florence Mason.

Delaware Tech craft show Make your holiday shopping a little easier and fun at the 25th Annual Craft & Art Fair, hosted by Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus, Georgetown, on Friday, Nov. 7, and Saturday, Nov. 8. Admission is free; there will be door prizes and refreshments. From 3 to 7 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday in the William A. Carter Partnership Center, numerous crafters from several states will offer everything from floral arrangements, country gifts, woodwork, and ceramics to needlework, jewelry, dolls, clothing, and more. For more information, call the Delaware Tech's Adult Plus+ program at 302-856-5618.

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.

Ham and Turkey Shoot The Ellendale Ruritan Club ham and turkey shoot, Saturday, Nov. 22, (rain date Nov. 29) at 11:30 a.m., at Ellendale VFW, on V.F.W. Road. Directions: 1/2 mile south of U.S. 113 and 16 intersection). Refreshments will be available for sale. (If rain dates are cancelled, we will go to next shoot.) For cancellations call 302-422-2948 or cell 302-249-7025.

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.

TRIPS:

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 details.


  • 'Narnia' Exhibit Nanticoke Senior Center's trip to Franklin Institute 'Narnia' Exhibit will be on Thursday, Jan. 15 at 8 a.m. Trip includes: motor coach transportation, admission to Franklin Institute, lunch at Old Country Buffet, all tips and gratuities, Cost is $60 for members and $65 for non-members.

    Dinner theatre trip Nanticoke Senior Center's Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre Trip presents "A Christmas Carol" on Thursday, Nov. 13, 8 a.m., Lancaster, Pa., Cost is $78 members and $83 non-members. Includes motor coach transportation, tip for bus driver, snacks, dinner and desserts. For sign-ups call 629-4939.

    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.

    MEETINGS:

    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.

    Friends of the Bridgeville Library The Friends of the Bridgeville Library will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 4, at the St. Mary's Episcopal Church, William Street, Bridgeville, at 6:30 p.m. Come join us in the planning of the Spring Fundraiser, that will be Bridgeville's Social Event of the Year.

    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.

    Seaford AARP-Board AARP Seaford Chapter 1084 of Western Sussex County will meet on Thursday, Nov. 6, at 1:30 p.m., at the Methodist Manor House game room, Seaford. Board and Committee members are expected to offer solutions on how to restore the Chapter Operating Budget Account for 2009. Helen Skjoldager, 875-5086.

    Acorn Club The G.F.W.C.-Seaford Acorn Club is having a meeting at the Seaford District Library on Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m. The hostesses are Kitty Medford and Mabel Gassaway and their committee.

    Widowed Persons Service The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 18, at 12:15 p.m. at the Golden Corral. The planned guest speaker will be James Littleton of the Laurel Lions Club. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend.