Bulletin Board
Thursday, March 04, 2010

NHS dinner/auction The Nanticoke Health Services dinner & auction planning committee of "crew members" is preparing an enjoyable voyage for the 24th annual dinner and auction at Heritage Shores Club in Bridgeville on April 17. Proceeds benefit the Womens Health/Digital Mammography Services at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. For details, contact the Corporate Development office of Nanticoke Memorial Hospital at 629-6611, ext. 2404 or morrisr@nanticoke.org

Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast A Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast sponsored by the Pastor's Aide Committee of the Bridgeville Charge United Methodist Church will be held on Saturday, March6, from 8 to 10 a.m., at Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar, Seaford. Cost is $7 per person. For more information, contact Minister Brandon Gale Sr. at 410-845-5991 or the Rev. Baron N. Hopkins Sr. at 443-944-3665.

Georgetown Library fundraiser La Quetzalteca Mexican Restaurant in the Georgetown Plaza shopping center will give the Georgetown Public Library 10% of its receipts all day Monday, April 5. For more information, call the library at 856-7958.

Craft fair to support relay A craft fair will be held at the Greenwood Fire Hall on Saturday, March 27, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., to benefit Relay for Life of Western Sussex. The Wolf Gang team walks in memory of Joyce Wolfgang, a co-worker and friend, that lost her battle with cancer in 2007. Tables are available for $20 each. If you are interested, call 841-2104. The event is open to the public. Homemade easter eggs of all flavors will be available along with other desserts.

Spicer Memorial Golf The Chad Spicer Memorial Golf Tounament will be held June 17. Registration, 11 a.m.; shot gun start, 12:30 p.m.; event format: four-person scramble. Enjoy a great day of golf and the opportunity to contribute to the trust fund for Officer Chad Spicer's daughter, Aubrey Spicer. With each sponsorship, golfers will receive: 18-holes of championship golf; use of the driving range and practice facilities; on-course contests; gourmet boxed lunch; on course beverages and snacks; goodie bag; cocktail party and dinner to follow. Additional opportunities include: Mulligan; 50/50 raffle; silent auction; beat the pro contest; ball drop contest. To pre-register or for more information, call Stefanie Sirota at 337-9910 ext. 316 or e-mail HS Tournament@HeritageShoresGolf.com

Celebrity Golf Classic The Horsey Family Youth Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic will take place May 12-13 at Heritage Shores Golf and Country Club. There will be a host of celebrities this year with the addition of four time Super Bowl Champion Rocky Bleier of the Pittsburgh Steelers and more to come. There will also be a NASCAR legend announced at a later date. For more information, contact Dale Webb at 841-5120.

Equine Council The Delaware Equine Council's 5th Annual Dinner/Dance Scholarship Fundraiser will be held at the Delaware Agricultural Museum, Dover, from 6 to 10 p.m., on Saturday, March 20. For tickets call Stan at 302-684-3966.

Coat Drive Liberty Tax Service will be collecting new and gently used coats and blankets, to be given to local charities. Drop off your donation at the Seaford Village location and receive a $20 off coupon toward yourtax preparation fee. For more information call 629-6675.


Seaford elections Both Mayor Ed Butler and councilwoman Leanne Phillips-Lowe are running in the upcoming Seaford city elections. Deadline to file as a candidate is Friday, March 26. Butler was first elected to the Seaford City Council in 1986. He served six terms on the council then, when Dan Short stepped down as mayor to run for state representative in 2006, he ran for mayor. He was unopposed in the 2008 election. Phillips-Lowe was appointed to fill Butler's council seat in 2006. She was reelected in 2007. The mayor's term lasts two years. Council members' terms are three years. The election will be Saturday, April 17. Voters must be registered with the city by 5 p.m. Friday, March 26. Voters must be registered with the city in order to vote.

Seaford library events
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center is looking for local artists who are interested in having their art displayed at the Seaford Library for our 3rd annual art show on March 12 and 13. This is a multi-medium art show, so all artists are welcome. For more information, call Amber Motta at 629-2524. Space is limited so register at the front desk before March 5.
  • "Lights, Camera, Action!" the Seaford Library and Cultural Center presents "Movie Night" on Thursday, March 4, at 5:30 p.m. We provide the movie and refreshments; all you need to do is take a seat and enjoy the show.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center has joined IHOP in an effort to raise money for the Library. Eat a meal at the Seaford, Dover, Rehoboth, or Salisbury, Md. IHOP locations and return the itemized receipt along with a comment card to the Seaford Library and Cultural Center. We must have the itemized receipt in order to receive the reimbursement. The Library will receive 10% of the total receipt.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 9, at 6 p.m.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will host a "Clean the Air" Smoking Cessation Program on Thursday, March 11, at 10 a.m. Learn how to quit for good through individual counseling, indoor walking exercises and relaxation at no charge. This program is brought to you by Denese Bell, MS from DHSS.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will host its 3rd Annual Art Show on March 12 and 13. This is an all day event so come and show your support for local artists. Refreshments will be served.
  • The "Science and Religion" book discussion will meet at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center on Monday, March 15, at 6 p.m. For more information, call Rose Harrison at 629-2524 or visit www.seaford.lib.de.us

Stay and Play program Parents As Teachers announces the free Seaford Stay & Play program.Come have fun playing and learning with your child through a variety of toys and activities. The program is open tochildren birth through 48 months and their caregivers,on Mondays from 10:30 a.m. to noon at Seaford Parks & Recreation. For more information and a complete schedule, contact AnnaScovell at 856-5239.

Kiwanis Club hosts bingo The Kiwanis Club of Seaford will hold a Longaberger Basket & Vera Bradley Bingo at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 27, at the Boys & Girls Club in Seaford.The bingo will consist of 20 games and feature several Longaberger baskets and Vera Bradley products as prizes.Advance tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door.Advance ticket includes a chance to win the Hostess Sort & Store Hamper, Tall File basket and the new Flare baskets and pottery. Nearly 30 chances to win.Refreshments will be available. For ticket information, contact Soil Service (Bryon Palmer) at 629-7054.

Elks dinner & auction Seaford Elks Lodge 2458 presents its annual dinner and auction to benefit the Elks National Foundation on Saturday, March 6. Dinner is at 6:30 p.m. and the auction begins at 7:05 p.m. Tickets are $15 each. For more information or to arrange a donation for the auction, call the Art League at 875-5443. The sale price of items you donate to be auctioned will go in your name to the foundation.

Little League Basket Bingo The Nanticoke Little League (NLL) will hold a Longaberger Basket Bingo on Thursday, March 11 at 7 p.m., at the Seaford Elks Lodge.The bingo will consist of 20 games and feature several Longaberger baskets as prizes. Advance tickets, which are $20 per person and $25 at the door, include a chance to win the hostess sort & store hamper, large market and large boardwalk baskets. Nearly 30 chances to win and refreshments will be available. For more information, contact the NLL at 629-9209.

Free opportunity for dads Come join other fathers to talk about being a dad. Bring your child along for a free lunch and then supervised play while you have some time to meet with other dads. 24/7 Dad focuses on fatherhood concepts like masculinity, discipline and work/family balance.The free event is held on Thursdays through May 18, noon to 2 p.m., at the Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club. Pre-registration is required. For more information, contact Lisaat 856-5239.

Commemorative bricks on sale The Friends of the Seaford Library are holding a sale of commemorative bricks for display near the reading terrace at the new library. The tax-deductable 4x8 inch bricks may be purchased for $100 each, and may be inscribed in honor of, in memory of or as a gift for friends, neighbors or relatives.Proceeds will be donated to the library building fund.Order forms are available at the library. Contact Friends President Peggy Boyd (536-1449) or Vice President Connie Halter (628-0554) for details.

AARP Driver Safety Program An AARP Driver Safety Course for any and all drivers will be given from 1 to 5 p.m. on March 8 and 9 at the Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, Seaford. The 2-day program, sponsored by AARP stresses how older drivers may operate vehicles safely. Upon completion of the program, participants receive a certificate entitling them to a 10% reduction in their auto liability insurance. A 15% reduction is given to anyone repeating the program within 3 years. For information and registration, call Mr. Devone at 629-8081, Monday - Friday between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Do not call the Manor House. The cost of the program is $12 for members and $14 for non-members.


AARP Tax-Aide E-Filing AARP Tax Aide volunteers will be preparing free federal and state income tax returns and e-filing them at the Laurel Senior Center. For an appointment call the Laurel Senior Center at 875-2536.

'Pancake Breakfast' fundraiser Laurel Cub Scout Pack 90 will hold an "All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast" fundraiser from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 13, at Centenary United Methodist Church in Laurel. Cost is $5 per person. Proceeds will be used to purchase a Pine Wood Derby track.

Oyster Fritter Fry Hope Lodge #4 will be having an oyster fritter fry on Saturday, March 20, from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. at the Sixth Street, Laurel, location. Oyster fritters, crab cakes, cream of crab soup, hamburgers and hot dogs will be available along with homemade baked goods.

Italian Night at the Fire Dept. The Laurel Fire Department Auxiliary cordially invites you to attend their first Italian Night on April 17. The buffet will be held at the fire hall on 205 W. Tenth Street, from 5 to 8 p.m. The menu includes spaghetti with marinara or meat sauce, lasagna, stuffed shells, Italian bread with butter, tossed salad, Italian desserts, wine, coffee and ice tea. There will also be a cash bar. Tickets are $15 per person or $25 per couple. Children 10 and under are free. For tickets contact Ann at 875-4789, Sandy at 875-2164 or sandysta81@yahoo.com, or Pat Walker at reddwytch@hotmail.com


Library programs The Bridgeville Public Library has new hours of service. The library is now open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. No change on Friday and Saturday hours, which are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Story time for ages 2-4 is on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and Thursdays at 11 a.m. for ages 4-6. Ms. Kathy has added a lap sit on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. for ages 3 months to 3. Family nights are held each month on the third Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Games, fun, entertainment and light refreshments are provided. Complete schedules are available at the library. For details call 337-7401.

UUMW Soup Luncheon Union United Methodist Women will hold their annual All-You-Can-Eat Soup Luncheon on Thursday, March 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Fellowship Hall, 2 North Laws St., Bridgeville.Homemade vegetable beef soup, hot biscuits, assorted desserts and beverage. Adults are $6.50. Carry-outs available. For more information, call 337-1054 or the church office at 337-7409.

'Rock for Books' fundraiser The third annual fundraiser, sponsored by The Friends of the Bridgeville Public Library, "Rock for Books" Sock Hop, featuring 1950's-60's music by The Cavemen, has been rescheduled to Friday, March 26, from 6 to 10 p.m., at Heritage Shores Clubhouse in Bridgeville. The event includes a buffet dinner, Chinese auction and cakewalk. Cost is $25 ($10 is tax deductible). Tickets are available at the Bridgeville Public Library. Advance ticket sales only.

Fire Department anniversary Bridgeville Fire Department's 100th anniversary celebration, parade and open house will be held Saturday, April 10. The anniversary parade will get underway at 1 p.m. and will march along Main and Market streets to the fire hall.

Spaghetti dinner & variety show The Bridgeville Lions Club is presenting their 57th Annual Variety Show, "Music Across America," on Friday and Saturday, March 12 and 13, at the Woodbridge High School Auditorium, Laws Street, Bridgeville, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $6 each and are available from any Bridgeville Lions Club member or at the door. Also the Woodbridge Sophomore Class will be sponsoring an "All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner" from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on the same days in the high school cafeteria. Cost for adults is $10 and children, 10 and under, is $5. So, enjoy a good meal and then enjoy the show.


Delmar Library The library will be a site for AARP Tax Preparation againthis year every Thursday in February and March with three dates in April.Call the library at 846-9894 to set up the required appointment time.

Bingo to benefit Ladies Auxiliary A Longaberger and Vera Bradley Bingo to benefit the Delmar Fire

Department Ladies Auxiliary will be held at the Delmar Fire Department on Thursday, March 25. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and games start at 7:30 p.m.Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. For tickets and more information, call 875-2195 or 846-2530.

Spaghetti dinner and auction The Delmar Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary presents a spaghetti dinner and auction on Monday, March 15 at 6 p.m., at the Delmar Fire Department. Only 200 tickets will be sold for $7 each. Proceeds go toward the purchase of state champion rings for the Delmar football team. Some of the auction items include an Emmitt Smith autographed football,a hat signed by Tony Stewart, an 8x10 signed by Emmitt Smith, an 8x10 signed by Joe Theismann, a baseball signed by Josh Hamilton, and much more. There will also be Delmar football t-shirts for sale and a 50/50 drawing. For more information and to purchase tickets, call Delmar High School at 846-9544.

Beef & dumpling dinner The Diamond Dreams U13 CP baseball team will host a beef and dumpling dinner from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 7, at the Delmar VFW. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased from any team member or at the door.There will be a silent auction and carry-outs will be available. Proceeds will benefit the 2010 baseball season.


Job search workshops The Greenwood Public Library will host a three-part job search workshop series, "Bridge to a New Position," in March. The workshop sessions, designed to help you search for and find a new job, will be held in the library meeting room from 1-4 p.m. on the following Tuesdays: March 9, March 16 and March 23. Part One on March 9 will deal with overcoming the trauma of job loss and maximizing resources for your job search. On March 16, the topic is resume writing and understanding the interview process. Part Three on March 23 will give participants the opportunity to practice their newly acquired skills with one-on-one consultations and mock interviews. The sessions are free and presented by highly qualified volunteers. To register, or obtain more information, call 856-5815.

CHEER Dinner Club The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center will host their Greenwood Dinner Club on Thursday evenings from 5 to 7 p.m. beginning March 11 and continuing through April. This will be an evening of fellowship and a meal consisting of a dinner entrée, dessert and beverage. Card games are from 6 to 9 p.m. Cost for members is $5 and non-members is $6. For menus or more information, call Susan Welch at 349-5237.

St. Patrick's Day Party The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center will host a St. Patrick's Day Party on Wednesday, March 17, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Enjoy light refreshments, 50/50 raffle and musical entertainment with Side By Side followed by a ham and cabbage luncheon. Come join the fun dressed in something green. For more information, call the center at 349-5237.

CHEER Easter celebration The Greenwood CHEER Center will hold an Easter Celebration and Bonnet Parade on Wednesday, March 31, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. There will be musical entertainment by Any Olde Tyme, a basket raffle and door prizes. Prizes will be awarded for the best Easter bonnet. For information, call the center at 349-5237.


Sight & Sound Trip The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center is offering a motorcoach trip to see Joseph at Sight & Sound Theatre in Lancaster, Pa., on Tuesday, May 4. This is an all-new live musical production about Joseph's epic story of character and forgiveness. The show is an exhilarating experience that will inspire every member of your family. Cost is $98 for members, or $105 for non-members and includes transportation, show ticket and smorgasbord dinner at Hershey Farm Restaurant. Tips and gratuities are not included. The bus departs the CHEER Center at 10 a.m. and returns at 8 p.m. Tickets must be purchased by March 25. For more information, contact Susan Welch at 349-5237.

Seaford AARP trips April 12-16 - Myrtle Beach, S.C.- Visit Legends In Concert, the Carolina Opry, see performers and jugglers at the Palace Theatre, a special performance at the Alabama Theatre, and a celebration dinner at the House of Blues. Enjoy a scenic boat cruise, time at Barefoot Landing and a guided tour of Charleston. Included are four breakfasts and four dinners. Cost: $535/double. April 30 - May 2 -Patriotism is what you'll feel on this trip. Did you know that the Virginia International Tattoo is the largest tattoo in the United States? This grand military show will make you feel the splendor of the military tattoo when you view the talent and teamwork of over 850 performers from around the world. This year's chosen honored nation is France. Enjoy 28 countries in a day - food, culture, marching bands and live entertainment, reserved seats for the Annual Parade of Nations, which is the only parade in the United States that salutes NATO. A tram tour at the Botanical Gardens, tour the Nauticus and USS Wisconsin, McArthur Memorial and a lunch cruise down the Elizabeth River. Two nights motel and five meals included. Cost: $387/double. June 5-6 - Strasburg, Pa. Have dinner on a train ride while trying to solve a murder mystery. Lunch at the Shady Maple before checking into your hotel and then boarding the train at 6 p.m. After a breakfast buffet the next day, travel to Longwood Gardens for a guided tour of the gardens before time on your own. Mid afternoon travel to Winterthur Museum and Gardens for a guided tour and tram ride before time on your own. Cost: $225/double. July 22 - A lunch cruise down the Elizabeth River on the Spirit of Norfolk while you play bingo and win prizes. Cost: $79. Oct. 25-29 - Pigeon Forge, Tenn. - Admission to Dollywood, Dixie Stampede Dinner Show, Black Bear Jamboree Dinner Theatre, Smith Family Dinner Theatre, Magic Beyond Belief Show, the Titanic Pigeon Forge Museum, a performance at the Country Tonite with entertainment of humor, dancing and singing. Also a guided tour of the great Smoky Mountains. Four breakfasts, four dinners, two lunches included. Cost: $595/double. All trips are open to the public. For more information, contact Rose Wheaton at 629-7180.

Travel with Delaware Tech Celebrate the end of winter by taking a day trip in March with the Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus. Delight in the longest-running Broadway musical and winner of nine Tony awards and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, "A Chorus Line," at the DuPont Theatre on Saturday, March 6. Enjoy the timeless tale of a red-headed orphan in the musical "Annie" as she inspires the audience to never give up hope at the Wicomico Civic Center on Friday, March 12. Tap your feet to the music of the six-time Grammy Award-winning Chieftains as they charm the audience with Irish folk music at the Kimmel Center on Saturday, March 13. Savor a delicious St. Paddy's Progressive Lunch featuring Irish dishes at three restaurants on Tuesday, March 16. Experience "Joseph" the biblical play that highlights Joseph's epic story of character and forgiveness at the Sight & Sound Theatre in Lancaster, Pa., followed by a family-style lunch at the Hershey Farm Restaurant on Wednesday, March 24. Audiences will be captivated by "Cirque Le Masque," an innovative new show that pays tribute to the time-honored traditions of European cirque troupes at the DuPont Theatre on Saturday, March 27. Witness the splendor of thousands of orchids displayed by collectors and growers from Hawaii to South America during "Orchid Extravaganza" in the conservatory at Longwood Gardens on Sunday, March 28. Enjoy the masterpiece "Porgy and Bess," featuring George Gershwin's mix of classical music, jazz, blues and spirituals, at the Washington National Opera on Sunday, March 28. For more information about these events or to register, contact Delaware Tech's Adult Plus+ program at 856-5618.

AARP trip to Chicago AARP #915's trip to Wisconsin Dells/Chicago is June 20-26. The trip includes transportation, 6 nights accommodations, 6 breakfasts and 6 full dinners, including two dinner shows. The package includes the following sites: House on the Rock, Magnificent Mile, Tommy Guns Garage, Upper Dells Boat Cruise, Sears Tower Sky Deck, Paul Bunyan's Restaurant, Circus World, Navy Pier and Carr Valley Cheese Company; six full dinners and six breakfasts; accommodations; baggage handling; taxes; and gratuities. Cost per person, single occupancy is $790; and per double occupancy, $1,010. A $75 deposit is required at sign-up. Final payment is due April 30. For reservations, call 410-754-8189 or 410-754-8588.

See 'The Lion King' Limited seats are available for a trip to see Disney's breathtaking musical "The Lion King" on Thursday, April 15, at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia; the trip is sponsored by Adult Plus+ at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus. For more information or to reserve orchestra seats, contact the Delaware Tech's Adult Plus+ program at 856-5618.


USCG Auxiliary United States Coast Guard Auxiliary meets the second Sunday of the month at 2 p.m. at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club. For more information, contact Cindi Chaimowitz at 302-398-0309.

H.A.P.P.E.N The members of H.A.P.P.E.N., Hearns Pond Association for its protection, preservation, enhancement and naturalization will meet on Thursday, March 11, at 7 p.m. at the Seaford Museum. Anyone interested in attending this meeting is welcome.

Seaford Widowed Persons The Seaford Chapter of Widowed Persons Service will have it next meeting on Tuesday, March 16, at 12:15 p.m. at the Georgia House in Laurel. The planned guest speaker will be James Diehl. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend. Please come join us. We all enjoy the trips, lunches and dinners, etc., that we do. Ladies Auxiliary The Sussex County Volunteer Firemen Ladies Auxiliary will meet on March 17 at the Ellendale Fire Department. Dinner is at 7 p.m. and the meeting will follow at 8 p.m.

SHS Alumni The SHS Alumni Association will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 4, at the Seaford Museum. Anyone who hasattended Seaford High Schoolis invited to attend. For more information, call Donna Angell at 629-8077.

Democrat Club The Western Sussex Democrat Club will meet on the last Monday in March at Dukes' Pool House in Laurel.

AARP membership meeting AARP Seaford Area Chapter 1084 of Western Sussex County will hold a membership meeting on Thursday, March 11 at Methodist Manor House Fellowship Hall in Seaford at 1:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Brian Posey from the DE State AARP office. The chapter is open for membership to anyone age 50 and older. All are welcome at the hospitality table for refreshments and conversation after the meeting. For more information, call Gladys Bonowicz, chapter president, at 875-1519.

USPS monthly meeting United States Power Squadron (USPS) meets at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. If you are interested in boating education and safety, and enjoy boating, sailing or canoeing, join us and participate in our classes and outings. For more information, contact C.M. Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.


Free eye screening clinic A free eye screening clinic will be held at Epworth United Methodist Church on Holland Glade Road, Rehoboth Beach, from 9 a.m. to noon, on Saturday, March 13. Dr. Rodolfo Rios will perform a physical eye exam, refraction and eye pressure testing. To register for an appointment, call 227-7743, ext. 107.

Indoor yard sale On Saturday, March 13, CHEER will hold an Indoor Garage Sale at the CHEER Community Center. Doors open at 8 a.m. and the sale ends promptly at 1 p.m. Donations for CHEER will be collected at the entrance. Vendor space is still available. The cost is $15 for an 8' x 10' space and includes one table and two chairs. The Georgia House Café will be open during this event. For information and/or vendor space, contact Gina at gderrickson@cheerde.com or call 854-9500.

Country breakfast buffet A country breakfast buffet will be held every fourth Sunday each month - September through June, from 7 to 10 a.m. at Galestown Community House. Adults, $7, ages 6 to 12, $4, under age 6, no charge. The buffet includes eggs, scrapple, sausage, pancakes, potato casserole, hominy, biscuits, toast, fruit cup and sticky buns. The community house is located on School House Road at the intersection of Galestown and Reliance Roads in Galestown, Md. The dates are: March 28, April 25, May 23, June 27.

AGO seeks members The Southern Delaware Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (AGO), which seeks to promote appreciation of all aspects of organ and choral music, invites everyone who is interested in music to join the chapter. For details, call 629-8033.

Safe Boating Class The United States Power Squadron will conduct a Safe Boating Course at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 24. The fee is $20 per person or $30 for up to three in the same family. Pre-registration is Saturday, April 17, from 9-11 a.m. You will receive your course books to study in advance which is strongly encouraged. You may also register on April 24 from 8:30 to 9 a.m. For more information, contact CM Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.

Democrat Spring Dinner The Sussex County Democrat Spring Dinner will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 20, at the CHEER Community Center, Georgetown. The reception with cash bar begins at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will be catered by the Georgia House Cafe. Cost is $40. Various Democrat dignitaries will be in attendance. Event includes a live auction and silent auctions. For more information, contact Rebecca Breasure at 856-2173.

Ragtime Musical Ragtime Musical, presented by Sussex Tech Drama Club, will be held at 7 p.m. on March 4-6, at Del Tech Theater, Owens Campus. The Thursday performance is for Sussex Tech staff and students with ID for $5. The public is invited on Friday and Saturday for $8. Tickets are available at the door.