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.
Leaf removal Leftover leaves littering your lawn or lot? Seaford Lions will rake your Seaford City limits location of leaves (for a donation), so you can live leaf free. Call Lion Keller at 629-4179, or Lion George at 629-7982, to set up an appointment.
Fitness classes Come join us for fitness classes Monday-Wednesday-Friday, at 9 a.m.; Tuesday-Thursday, at 5:30 p.m. Six-week sessions will begin on Nov. 10-11 and meet in St. John's UMC Fellowship Hall in Seaford (Sponsored by St. John's but open to the public). Beginners and intermediate participants are welcome in this fun, faith-filled, co-ed, non-competitive, muscle-toning, stretching, high/low aerobic class. Get you doctor's approval and try a free class to see if it meets your needs. For more information or to register call 24-year AFAA certified fitness professional Carol Lynch at 629-7539.
Beef and dumpling dinner The Ladies Auxiliary of Blades Volunteer Fire Company will be serving an all-you-can-eat beef and dumpling dinner on Nov. 9, at Blades Fire Hall, at the corner of 5th and Cannon streets. Serving will begin at noon until 5 p.m. Cost is adults, $12; children (6-12 years), $6; under 6 years, $3. Menu is beef and dumplings, mashed potatoes, string beans, cole slaw, beets, applesauce, rolls, coffee and iced tea and assorted desserts. Served buffet style.
DuPont Golden Girls luncheon 31st DuPont Golden Girls luncheon, Thursday, Dec 4, at 11 a.m., at the Seaford Golf and Country Club. The cost is $15, for more info call Jackie 875-7625.
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
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.
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 email@example.com, Lexie Ketterman (Kingree) at firstname.lastname@example.org or Angie Zebley (Mitchell) at email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
LHS class of '98 Laurel High School class of '98 is planning a class reunion. Contact Megan Jones at email@example.com or phone 841-5835 with contact information.
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) 6 p.m. Georgia House
Dec. 5 - Christmas parade, 7 p.m.
Dec. 9 - Open house/ribbon cutting, Members Christmas Party, Laurel chamber office 4-7:30 p.m.
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; under 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 table runner in Christmas colors and a wall hanging, each made by parish members. Door prizes are also featured in the evening's entertainment.
Class of 1956 luncheon The Laurel High School graduating class of 1956 will hold their quarterly luncheon Friday, November 14, at 11:30 at The Georgia House, Delaware Avenue, Laurel. Call Frank Calio at 875-3770 if you are planning to attend.
Free community luncheon Laurel Baptist Church will be hosting a free community-wide luncheon (turkey) on Saturday, Nov. 15, noon to 2 p.m. The church is located at 33056 Bi-State Boulevard, west side of 13 A, approximately two miles south of town. Any questions, call Shirley at 875-2314.
Holiday food drive SunKissed Tanning wants to donate a holiday dinner to four Laurel families who need a helping hand during this holiday season. Our goal is 250 non-perishable food items to be donated by Nov. 24. Help us meet this goal. In return for your generosity, every three non-perishable items you donate, you receive one free tan. You can earn up to ten free tans. Our donations will continue for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday. Deadline for Christmas donations is Dec. 22.
Miss Delaware dinner Join Miss Delaware 2008, Galen Giaccone, for dinner on Monday, Nov. 24, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Georgia House, located on 300 Delaware Ave., in Laurel. The event will feature piano performances by Miss Delaware and a buffet-style dinner. The proceeds will benefit the Children's Miracle Network, the National Platform of the Miss America Organization. Galen, a native of Wyoming, Del., will compete for the title of Miss America 2009 in January in Las Vegas. Tickets are $16.99 and may be obtained by calling Linda Pusey at 302-947-9065.
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.
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.
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.
Friend-Raiser House of Hope (HOH) will hold their third annual friend-raiser to celebrate lives freed from addiction on Friday, Nov. 14, at 6:30 p.m. at Dulany Hall at Wesley College in Dover. The night will include testimonies from House of Hope teens, entertainment by local talent, an update on HOH Delaware and food and fellowship. Master of Ceremonies is Corey Franklin from WOLC. Tickets are $30 per person and must be purchased by Friday, Nov. 7, by calling 302-337-9330.
Christmas in Bridgeville The Bridgeville Historical Society will host its 33rd Annual Christmas in Bridgeville Craft Show on Saturday, Dec. 6, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Woodbridge High School, Laws Street, Bridgeville. The craft show will include more than 60 vendors, selling a large assortment of holiday gift items. The show will include raffles for a 50-50 and antique furniture item. More than 40 door prizes will be given away. Admission is free and all proceeds benefit the non-profit Bridgeville Historical Society.
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.
Veterans Day program The Ladies Auxiliary of Greenwood Memorial VFW Post 7478 on 2 Governors Ave. in Greenwood is sponsoring a pet food and pet toys drive during the month of November to benefit the SPCA in Georgetown. Items needed include: clean large towels, thin blankets with no filler, cat toys, dog toys, dog treats, cat treats, Beaverdam Hi-Pro Dog food (only dry dog food used), any brand dry cat food, clay cat litter (non-clumping), plastic colanders, leashes & collars (sm., med. & lg.), and baby gates. Contact Michaele Russell, president, for more information (302-349-4220).
Father-daughter dance Daddy's Night Out - Father-Daughter Dance is open to fathers or father figures and their daughters. All ages are welcome, Saturday, Nov. 15, 7-9 p.m. It will be held at Woodbridge Elementary School Cafeteria, Greenwood. Dance tickets are $5 each. Call Jennifer at 249-0292. Music will be provided by: The Jumping Jukebox. Portraits will be available for $5.
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. 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.
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.
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 email@example.com
Delmar Fire Hydrant Flushing The Town of Delmar Department of Public Works will be flushing fire hydrants on Friday, Nov. 7, starting at 9 p.m. until all the hydrants have been flushed. The department will begin on York Street, Delmar, Del. and finish on Walnut Street, Delmar, Md. Please be advised that there may be low water pressure, air in the water line, and discoloration of water while this task is in progress. Please flush water faucets as needed after the task is complete. Thank you in advance for your patience an we apologize for any inconvenience caused by this project.
How to use a Digital camera "Zoom troubles." What does this button do? What on earth is a SD card? The Delmar Public Library offers a free program on Tuesday, Nov. 11, on how to use your digital camera. Please bring your camera, manual, memory card and questions. This Free program will be at 7 p.m. in the Hayman meeting room, across from the Delmar Fire Department on Bi-State Boulevard. The presenter will be commercial photographer and SU instructor, Jeanne Anderton. If you have any questions call the library at 302-846-9894.
Delmar Chorus Booster Dinner The Delmar Chorus Boosters will hold an all-you-can-eat beef and dumpling dinner on Sunday, Nov. 16, from 1-4 p.m., at the Delmar VFW. Tickets are $10 and are available from any chorus member or by calling the school at 302-846-9544. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door. Dinners are eat-in or carryout. The VFW is located on West State Street and Memorial Drive in Delmar, Md. All proceeds from the dinner will support the programs and events of the middle and high school choruses and support the high school chorus in their participation in The Music in the Park competition in Hershey, Pennsylvania, in May 2009.
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.
Vietnam Veterans host dinner The Kent County Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 850, will host a Fried Oyster Dumpling Dinner and Auction on Friday, Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. at Felton Fire Hall. A live auction will follow dinner. The deadline to purchase tickets, which are $25, is Tuesday, Nov. 11. Proceeds go toward the construction of the Kent County Vietnam Memorial in Dover. Guests of honor are retired Brig. Gen. Jon Reynolds and his wife Emilee. Memorial bricks are available online at www.delawarevva.com. For tickets, call Paul Davis at 302-697-8384.
Longaberger Basket Bingo A "Christmas" Longaberger Basket Bingo, benefiting the Miss Delaware's Outstanding Teen Organization, will be held Tuesday, Nov. 25, at the Millsboro Fire Company Banquet Hall, Millsboro. The event will include 20 bingo games with Longaberger Baskets as prizes. Doors open at 6 p.m. and games begin and 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. For advance tickets and additional information call Georgeann White at 302-934-9797 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Millsboro Fire Company is located on 109 State St., Millsboro. For more information visit www.MDOTeen.org
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. For cancellations call 302-422-2948 or cell 302-249-7025.
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.
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.
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.
S.C. Advisory committee The Sussex County Advisory Committee for the Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities will meet at the Sussex County West Administrative Complex, North DuPont Highway, Georgetown, at 10 a.m. Agendas and minutes can be viewed on the county's website at www.sussexcountyde.gov. All meetings are open to the public For more information, call Raymond Moore, Chair, at 436-8132.
Republican Women's Club The November meeting of the Republican Women's Club will be held early this month because of the Thanksgiving holiday. The luncheon meeting will be held on Nov. 19, at the Sussex Pines Country Club at 10:45 a.m. The cost of the lunch is $15. The subject of this month's meeting is "A Salute to Our Military" with special guest speaker Brig. Gen. Reid Beveridge, Ret. He will speak on the subject of "How Great We Really Are, Despite the Media." Members and guests who have family members in the services are asked to bring him/her along. Those who are members of the services are asked to wear their uniform or just the hat so we can identify the various branches represented. Members and guests are asked to make reservations by calling Kathy Vengazo at 302-539-4757. For more information about this meeting, the club, or club activities see the club web site at: www.scrwc.net.
H.A.P.P.E.N. The members of H.A.P.P.E.N., Hearn's Pond Association for its protection, preservation, enhancement and naturalization will meet on Thursday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Seaford Museum. Among the topics to be discussed are traffic, the Hearn's Pond Dam and annexation. As always, H.A.P.P.E.N. members welcome any group or individual who is interested in attending the meeting.
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.
AARP membership AARP Seaford Chapter 1084 of Western Sussex County will meet Thursday, Nov. 13, at the Methodist Manor House Fellowship Hall in Seaford, at 1:30 p.m. Guest speaker, Mary Ellen Farquhar, of Seaford Public Library. Persons, 50 years or older, who would like information regarding this chapter are welcome and invited to join in refreshments and conversation after the meeting. Members are reminded to turn in their 2008 volunteer ours to Helen Skjoldager, 875-5086.
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.
SHS Alumni Assn. The Seaford High School Alumni Association will hold its monthly executive meeting on Thursday, Nov. 6, beginning at 7 p.m., at the downtown Seaford Museum. For additional information, contact Donna Hastings Angell at 629-8077.