EAC holds Basket Bingo The Employee Activity Committee of Nanticoke Health Services will hold a Longaberger Basket Bingo at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 30, at the Seaford Elks Lodge.Advance tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door.Advance ticket includes a chance to win the Hostess Sort & Store Hamper and the Longaberger To Go Pink & Brown Tote. Nearly 30 chances to win.In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness month, attendees wearing pink will receive a ticket for an exclusive Longaberger Horizon of Hope basket. Refreshments will be available. For ticket information, contact the EAC at 629-6611, ext. 8944 or MorrisR@nanticoke.org.
World's Largest Truck Convoy The annual Special Olympics Delaware Truck Convoy, sponsored by Walmart and FedEx will be held Saturday, Oct. 2, at 10:30 a.m. The convoy starts and ends at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington and will include a parade through downtown Harrington and post-event celebration. The entry fee is $100 per truck to enjoy a 30-mile, police-escorted drive through southern Delaware. For more information, contact Special Olympics Delaware at 302-831-GOLD; or visit www.sode.org.
'Run for the Buds' Join hundreds of runners and walkers for the second annual "Run for the Buds," presented by AstraZeneca, on Saturday, Oct. 16, at 9 a.m. at Rockford Park. In addition to a 5k run and fun walk, this year's event also includes a half marathon. All proceeds benefit Best Buddies Delaware and the Down Syndrome Association of Delaware. Pre-registration is $20 for the run or walk and $50 for the half marathon and can be done online at www.runforthebudsDE.org. For more information, visit www.runforthebudsDE.org or call 302-691-3187.
Bridgeville Open Golf Tournament The fourth Bridgeville Charity Open golf tournament will be held on Friday, Oct. 8, at Heritage Shores in Bridgeville. Registration and a continental breakfast begin at 8 a.m., with the shotgun start for the four-player scramble starting at 9 a.m. sharp. A luncheon and awards ceremony will follow the tournament. Proceeds will support the efforts of the Bridgeville Kiwanis Foundation, the Bridgeville Lions Foundation and the Bridgeville Senior Center. For details call Peggy Smith at 337-7135.
Join the Alzheimers Memory Walk The Kent-Sussex Memory Walk Committee is planning the Alzheimers Memory Walk, the only annual fundraiser held in Sussex County, on Saturday, Oct. 2. Participants are needed. Register online at http://memorywalk2010.kintera.org/Rehoboth. For details call Jamie Magee at 854-9788 or 1-800-272-3900. Team Captain kits are available online at www.alz.org/desjsepa.
Hospice Golf Outing The Delaware Hospice Golf Outing, sponsored by NRG, will be held on Monday, Oct. 11, at Cripple Creek Golf and Country Club in Dagsboro. The fee is $125 per person which includes green fees, cart, box lunch, golf jacket and an awards reception. Registration begins at 10 a.m., with a shotgun start at noon. Sponsorships at varying levels are available. For details contact Peggy Dolby at 856-7717, ext. 2123.
Eat pancakes, help the library The friends group of the Bridgeville Public Library is raising money through area IHOP restaurants. Patrons can eat at IHOP in Seaford, Rehoboth Beach, Salisbury, Md. and Dover and then take their receipts and restaurant comment cards to the library or to Bridgeville Town Hall. The library will receive a payment from IHOP for every receipt and card that is collected. For details, call Pat McDonald, 337-7192.
Eat at IHOP to help the library Enjoy a meal any time at the IHOP restaurant in Seaford and support the Greenwood Library. Simply fill out a comment card after eating and give it to the cashier as you pay. You will be given a special receipt which you then take to the Greenwood Library on your next visit.
Raffle benefits SPCA The Georgetown Shelter - Delaware SPCA is holding a special "Bethany Beach Getaway" raffle to raise money for the shelter and its homeless pets. The package, valued at over $950, includes a two night stay at the Addy Sea Bed & Breakfast; gift certificates to Studio 26 Salon & Spa, DiFebo's Restaurant, Bethany Blues Restaurant, Harpoon Hanna's Restaurant, The Cafe on 26 Bistro and The Pottery Place; two prints from Carolina Street; and an ocean kayaking adventure. The services provided by the Delaware SPCA are only possible with the charitable support of the community. Tickets for the raffle are $10 each and the drawing will take place on Oct. 10. For more information, or to purchase raffle tickets, call 541-4478.
Class of 2000 reunion Seaford High School Class of 2000 will hold their 10 year reunion at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, at the Rusty Rudder Restaurant on 113 Dickinson St., Dewey Beach. Cost is $45 per person and RSVP and payment is due by Oct. 1. Make checks payable to Katie Sapna Owens and mail to 16 Cinder Way, Georgetown, DE 19947. For more information, visit the class facebook page, SHS class of 2000, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall Festival seeks crafters Artisans, crafters and vendors are needed to participate in the "Fall Festival" on Oct. 23-24, during the 150th Anniversary Celebration of the Governor Ross Mansion in Seaford. For a registration form, contact Cathy VanSciver at 262-9459 or email email@example.com.
- The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will have "Baby Bookworms" on Tuesday, Oct. 5, at 10:30 a.m. This program introduces infants through 36 months old to the world of nursery rhymes and books.
- There is a Pre-K and Kindergarten "Story Time" at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 10:30 a.m. For more information about library programs call 629-2524 or visit www.seaford.lib.de.us.
Singletree Stables open house Singletree Stables Riding School located at 22237 Briarhook Road in Seaford, will hold an open house on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 9 to 11 a.m. Rain date is Oct. 10 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Halloween parade and party The Downtown Seaford Association presents the annual Halloween Parade and Party on Wednesday, Oct. 27. Line up is 6:15 p.m. at Cedar Ave. and High Street. The parade starts at 7 p.m. It will travel down High Street, go left on Arch Street and left again on King Street to the Seaford Fire Hall. There will be goodies and a costume contest at the party, with trophies for contest winners.
Spaghetti dinner Enjoy an AYCE spaghetti dinner on Saturday, Oct. 2, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Bethel Community House, west of Seaford at the north end of Oak Grove Road. Ticket only. Donation is $10; children under 12, $5. Carryouts are available. For more information, call Lucy Slacum, 629-7117.
SHS Class of 1990 Reunion Seaford High School Class of 1990 will hold their 20 year reunion on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 5 to 10 p.m., at Heritage Shores Club House in Bridgeville. The event is $45 per person. Checks, which should be made payable to SHS Class of 1990, can be mailed to Sandy Whitten Stinson, 31521 Miller Rd., Cordova, MD 21625. For more information, visit the class facebook page, Seaford Senior High Class of 1990, or call 745-1935.
Spaghetti dinner The Women of the Moose, Seaford Chapter 1384 is sponsoring a spaghetti dinner on Oct. 1 from 6 to 8 p.m. The dinner will be held at the Parish Hall of St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Seaford. Members and qualified guests will feast on spaghetti with homemade meat sauce, salad, garlic bread, dessert, tea and coffee. For more information call 628-1921.
SHS Homecoming Parade The Seaford High School Homecoming Parade will take place on Friday, Oct. 8. Line up will be at 5 p.m. on Pennsylvania Avenue, with the parade starting at 6 p.m. Homecoming king and queen will be crowned at half-time of the football game against Lake Forest.
Historical Society cookbook The Seaford Historical Society has collected more than 340 recipes in the traditional, old-fashioned style and compiled them into an attractive, hardcover, keepsake cookbook, "A Recollection of Recipes." Books are now on sale for $12. Featured are heirloom recipes, Civil War era recipes and Victorian Tea recipes. All entries include the contributor's name, enabling you to find recipes of family and friends. Books will be sold at the gift shops of the Gov. Ross Mansion at 1101 North Pine St. Ext. and the Seaford Museum at 203 High St., Seaford. For more information, call 628-9828.
5-K Run & Community Walk A 5- K Run & One-Mile Community Fitness Walk will take place on Saturday, Oct. 23, to benefit the Seaford Library & Cultural Center. Raindate is Sunday, Oct. 24. All activities will be held on the grounds of the new library. The 5-K Run will begin at 8 a.m. with registration at 7:30 a.m. Registration fee is $10 in advance and $15 on the day of the event. The One-Mile Family Fitness Walk will begin at 9 a.m. with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m.Advance registration is $10 per individual or$ 15 per family. Registration on the day of the event will be $15 per individual or $20 per family.Each child age 12 & under will receive a Certificate of Achievement along with a "Free Kids Fit Meal" sponsored by Seaford Subway. Incentive prizes will be awarded to those collecting the most pledges. All participants will be included in a drawing to win a variety of community door prizes. Entertainment, children's activities and refreshments will be available to all participants. Registration forms are available at the circulation desk of the Seaford Library & Cultural Center. Questions can be directed to co-chair Connie Halter at 628-0554.
Days Gone By Museum Days Gone By Museum, a collection of memories from the past, located at 4841 Woodland Ferry Rd. in Seaford, will be open on Sunday, Oct. 10, from 2 to 5 p.m. For more information, call Jack Knowles at 629-9889.
Spaghetti dinner Christ Lutheran Church is hosting an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner with meat sauce on Oct. 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Along with the dinner, there will be salad, homemade desserts, and lemonade, coffee or tea to drink. Advance tickets are adults, $10; 6-12-year-old, $5; under 6 free. At the door, tickets are adults, $12; 6-12-year-old $6. The church is located at 315 N. Shipley Street. Call Carol at 629-5351, 245-7065 or from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at 629-9755 for tickets and information.
Chartering ceremony There will be a chartering ceremony at 2 p.m., Oct. 31 at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club in Blades for 12-08 Seaford Flotilla fka (formerly known as) 12-03-001 of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary. The event will begin at 2 p.m. followed by light refreshments.
St. John's House Tour The St. John's U.M. Church annual House Tour will be held on Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Seven homes and the Blades U.M. Church will be open for tours. For information, please call Teresa Wilson at 629-6417.
Homeschool Book Clubs The Laurel Public Library monthly book clubs are designed especially for homeschoolers. Children must be at least 5-years-old to participate. Each club meets once a month on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. For more information, call Becky Norton at 875-3184 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited.
Chicken and dumpling dinner Centenary UMW will sponsor an AYCE chicken and dumpling dinner on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Dining Hall. Adults are $10; children 6-12 are $5; and children under 6 are free. Sweets are also available. Centenary United Methodist Church is located at the corners of Market and Poplar Streets in Laurel.
Laurel High reunion The Laurel High School class of 1980 will be having their 30th reunion at the American Legion, in Laurel, on October 16. The cost is $30 per person and must be received no later than Oct. 5. For details contact Jan at 875-2743.
Library programs for adults Laurel Public Library, in conjunction with the Laurel Historical Society and the Sussex County Genealogy Society, announces the following programs for adult patrons.Call 875-3184 for more information.
- Oct. 1-Nov. 30 -Display open during regular library hours.
- Oct. 1, 1-3 p.m.- Exploring census records for genealogy research. Pre-registration required. Limited space.
- Oct. 8, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.- Sussex County Genealogy Society's Sussex County Cousins 3rd annual networking reunion.
- Oct. 20, 6:30p.m. - Cracking the code; deciphering colonial handwriting.
- Oct. 21, 7 p.m. - Historic hurricanes of the mid-Atlantic seacoast.
- Oct. 26, 6:30 p.m.- Across the tracks; the history and persistence of the African American community in West Laurel.
Programs for children, teens The Laurel Public Library has planned the following programs for children and teens. For more information, call Becky Norton, Youth Services librarian, at 875-3184 or email email@example.com. Monday, Oct. 4, 6:30 p.m. - Teen Advisory Board Meeting - Students in grades 7-12 are invited to our first TAB meeting of the 2010-2011 school year. Help us choose books, DVDs, music and magazines for our Teen collection, plan our teen programs, plus learn about volunteer opportunities at the library. The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meets the first Monday of each month, beginning in October, from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5, 3-5 p.m. - Kids' Craft Club - Children in grades K-6 are invited to drop by the Library between 3 and 5 p.m. for fun crafts. Tuesday, Oct. 12, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Teen Book Club, grades 7-12.
Hawaiian Luau The American Legion Post 19 is hosting a Hawaiian Luau on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 4 - 9 p.m. Tickets are $20 single, $35 for a couple, and includes dinner and dancing, Hawaiian music, and DJ Conrad. A cash bar will be available. Sponsored by the American Legion, Ladies Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion, tickets may be purchased by contacting a legion member or calling 875-9948. Proceeds will benefit the building fund.
Greenwood CHEER Dinner Club The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center, located at 41 Schulze Rd. in Greenwood, will host their Greenwood Dinner Club on Thursdays from 5-7 p.m., in September and October. Card games from 6-9 p.m. Cost is $5 for members and $6 for non-members. For more information, call Susan Welch at 349-5237.
Bridgeville Library The following events will be held at the Bridgeville Public Library.
For more information or special needs, contact the library at 337-7401.
- Story time - Tuesdays 11 a.m.- 2 to 4-year-olds; Thursday 11 a.m. - 4 to 6-year-olds; Lap Sit on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. for ages 3 months to 2 years
- Family Nights - Third Tuesday of each month from 6:30-8 p.m.; Oct. 19 - Perfect Pumpkin Party; Nov. 16 - Thanksgiving Delight; Dec. 21 - Holiday Extravaganza
- Movie Mania in October - Bring your own lunch movie classics on the first Monday of each month. Enjoy a classic film from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with intermission. Teen Movie Night for ages 13-17 is the first Friday of each month from 5-7:30 p.m. The Educational/Documentary movie event is on the third Wednesday of each month from 1-3 p.m.; geared toward ages 8-15.
- Genealogy Program: German and Dutch Research - Tom Peters from Summerville, N.J. will share tips on German and Dutch genealogy research. Join us on Saturday, Oct. 23, at 10 a.m. Coffee and a light luncheon will be served.
- Genealogy Discussion Group - Our Genealogy Discussion Group meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30 a.m.
Sandwich & yard sale The Delmar Church of God of Prophecy is holding a sandwich sale on Saturday, Oct 2, 9 a.m. until. Oyster sandwiches, crab cakes and soft crabs are some of the featured items, along with chicken salad and more. There will also be homemade soup and baked goods. Get your car washed and check out the yard sale. The church is located on Route 13 and Dorothy Road, 3 miles north of the MD/DE state line.
Community yard sale The Destination Imagination team at Delmar High School is hosting a community yard sale on Saturday, Oct. 2, from 7 a.m. to noon, at Delmar High School. Spots are $10; tables are not provided. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a space.
Kyle Dixon Scholarship dinner The 3rd annual Kyle Dixon Memorial Scholarship Fund Beef & Dumplings Dinner will be held at the VFW Post in Delmar, Md., on Sunday, Oct. 17, from 1 to 5 p.m. Cost is $10 per person and the menu includes beef & dumplings, mashed potatoes, green beans, rolls, choice of dessert, iced tea or coffee. Carry out is available. There will be a silent auction, 50/50 raffle, live auction and more. Tickets will be available at the door. For advance tickets and more information, call 443-880-4632. All proceeds benefit the Kyle Dixon Memorial Scholarship Fund which awards a scholarship to a Delmar High School senior who plays on either the boys or girls soccer team.
Wii bowling at the Delmar Library The Delmar Public Library holds a popular, free event for adults and teens/preteens - Wii Bowling. Teams and experience are not necessary. Fall series ends mid-December. Drop by and play! Wii bowling for adults:bi-weekly beginning Oct. 6, 6 to 8 p.m. Wii bowling for teens/preteens:weekly beginning Sept. 15, 3 to 5 p.m. Get moving, meet others and have fun at the Delmar Public Library. For more information and to register, call 846-9894.
WPS Fall Trip Enjoy a motorcoach trip to Hudson Valley, N.Y., on Oct. 20-22. The trip includes two nights lodging, two breakfasts, lunches at the Culinary Institute, one dinner, tour of the Culinary Institute, Hudson River Cruise, US. Military Academy tour, FDR Home & Library, Vanderbilt Mansion, Purple Heart Hall of Honor, baggage handling, all taxes and gratuities. Cost per person, double occupancy is $410. For information, contact Frances Horner at 629-4416.
Seaford AARP trips Oct. 14 - "The Busybody" at Rainbow Dinner Theatre sponsored by the Georgetown AARP. Cost: $70. Call Hilda Parker at 856-2760. Oct. 25-29 - Travel thru the Smoky Mts. of Tennessee Lodge in Sevierville, Tenn., at the Governor's Inn. Trip includes four breakfasts, four dinners and two lunches. You will see two performances and three dinner shows, plus admission to Dollywood and the Titanic Museum. Enjoy an on-the-bus guided tour of the Smoky Mts. - all for the price of $595 per person/doubles. Dec. 6-8 - Wheeling Island Casino Hotel in Wheeling, W.V. Two meals per day including a dinner show. Tour the Glass Museum, Colonel Oglebay's Mansion Museum, addmission to the park for a bus tour of the Festival of Lights. Also a stop at the Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum. Bus driver tip included. Cost: $349 per person/doubles; $435 single. Dec. 16 - "A Holiday Tradition - Christmas Show" at the American Music Theatre sponsored by the Georgetown AARP. Eat at Miller's Smorgasbord. Cost: $90. Contact Hilda Parker at 856-2760. All trips are open to the public. For more information, contact Rose at 629-7180.
Delmar Alumni trip Delmar Alumni Association members will be traveling with Holloway Tours to attend the American Music Theatre's Christmas Show 2010 on Saturday, Nov. 13.Cost is $107 per person which includes bus transportation to Lancaster, Pa., smorgasbord lunch at Hershey Farm Restaurant and tickets to the Christmas Show. Seat availability will be limited. For more information or to request a reservation form, call Dot Wolfgang at 846-2366 or Jean Maloney at 875-2337.
Caribbean trip Dr. Marie Wolfgang is sponsoring a winter getaway cruise to the Southern Caribbean as a fundraiser for Relay for Life, sailing from Port Liberty, New Jersey on Jan. 16, returning on Jan. 28. The itinerary includes Labadee, Samana, St. Thomas, Basseterre, St. Kitts, Antiqua and St. Maarten. Transportation to and from the dock is included. Call 629-4471 for brochure.
Lancaster Apple Theater trip Laurel Senior Center is sponsoring a trip to the Lancaster Apple Theater to see White Christmas on Wednesday, Nov. 24. Cost is $72 which includes transportation, meal and show.
Miracle of Christmas trip The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center is offering a motor coach trip to see the Miracle of Christmas at Sight & Sound Theater in Lancaster, Pa., on Tuesday, Dec. 7. Cost is $90 per person for members or $100 for non-members and includes transportation, show ticket and smorgasbord dinner at Hershey Farm Restaurant. Deadline for payment of the trip is Oct. 26. For more information, call Susan Welch at 349-5237.
Laurel Senior Center trips The Laurel Senior Center is offering the following trip: Tennessee Sampler, Oct. 4-9, cost $739 per person, includes 5 nights hotel accommodations, 5 breakfasts, 3 dinners, 1 luncheon, cruise, 3 shows, Graceland & Dollyland. For more information, call 875-2536.
Travel with Delaware Tech Visit the National Aquarium, Maryland Science Center, or Port Discovery during a day on your own at the Inner Harbor in Baltimore, Md. on Saturday, Oct. 9. Marvel at urban acrobatics, dazzling choreography and brilliant illusions performed to an original score of jazz, salsa, ballroom, pop and trendy beats from the streets in "Cirque Dreams Illumination" at the Hippodrome Theatre in Baltimore, Md. on Saturday, Oct. 9. Discover never before seen artifacts from the search for Cleopatra's tomb in the world premiere exhibition at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, Pa. on Tuesday, Oct. 12; a self-guided audio tour is included. Spend the day exploring the eight Smithsonian museums located on the national mall between the Washington Monument and the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, Oct. 14. Admire a collection of over 40,000 objects gathered by Henry Mercer, historian and architect, which document the lives and tasks of early Americans through the tools they used before the Industrial Revolution at the Mercer Museum in Doylestown, Pa. on Saturday, Oct. 16. Participants will also tour the unique Fonthill Museum, Mercer's former home, which features thousands of American and European prints, and decorative ceramic tiles from Europe, Asia, North Africa and the Middle East. Spend two nights, Oct. 19 and 20, at the Hotel Edison in the middle of New York City's theatre district within walking distance of a Broadway show, Times Square, or Rockefeller Center. Take a 90-minute tour through American History on the Battleship New Jersey on Tuesday, Oct. 26. Climb into the 16-inch gun turret, stretch out on the bunks where the sailors slept and sit in the fleet commander's chair. Learn about the role the battleship played in WWII, Korea, Vietnam and the Middle East. Explore Philadelphia during a three-hour tour on a self-propelled, two-wheeled Segway on Thursday, Oct. 28. Cruise by the Museum of Art, Ben Franklin Parkway, Boathouse Row and Fairmount Park; enjoy a guided tour and independent lunch. For more information on these or future trips, contact Delaware Tech's Adult Plus program at 856-5618.
Ladies getaway Visit Gatlinburg, Tenn., July 10-16, 2011. Six days and five nights., leaving Seaford on July 9 at midnight. The cost is $300 for bus and room (dbl. occupancy) at the Mountain Heritage Inn in downtown Gatlinburg. Contact Maria West for info at 856-5495 (work) or 629-3433 (home). The deposit of $75 is due on Sept. 30.
Needlepoint Guild The Delaware Seashore Chapter of The American Needlepoint Guild meets on the first Monday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cheer Community Center in Georgetown. The next meeting is Monday, Oct. 4. Lunch is available. New members always welcome. For details, call Linda at 644-1523.
Hearns Pond Association The members of H.A.P.P.E.N., Hearns Pond Association,will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14, at the Seaford Museum. Anyone interested in attending is welcome.
Sussex County Marines Marine Corps League Detachment #780, Devil Dog Detachment, meets the first Thursday ofeach month at 6:30 p.m. at American Legion Post #6, "the log cabin," in Seaford. All former and retired Marines from all generationsare welcome.
USPS United States Power Squadron (USPS) meets at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. For more information, contact C.M. Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.
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, Oct 16. The fee is $20 per person or $30 for up to three in the same family. Pre-registration will be on Saturday, Oct. 9 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. You will receive your course books to study in advance which is strongly encouraged. You may also register on Oct. 16 from 8:30 to 9 a.m. For more information, contact CM Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.
SHS Alumni board The Seaford High School Alumni Association will hold its regular board meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7, at the downtown Seaford Museum. For more information, call Donna Angell at 629-8077.
SCGS The SCGS will meet on Oct. 16. The speaker will be Susan Rowland, owner of First State Photo in Rehoboth Beach. For more information about SCGS, call Ralph Nelson, 875-5418 or visit www.scgsdelaware.org.
CRHS 25th reunion CRHS Class of 1985 will hold a 25th reunion at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, at the FVFC Hall. Tickets are $25 per person. For more information, contact Debbie Feyl Brohawn at 410-754-8910, email@example.com or find us on Facebook at C.R.H.S. Class of 1985.
Free admission to exhibit On Monday, Oct. 11, there is free admission to the Treasures of the Sea Exhibit in honor of Columbus Day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Stephen J. Betze Library, Delaware Technical & Community College, Rt. 18/Seashore Highway, Georgetown. For more information, call 856-5700.
Basket Bingo The Kiwanis Club of Greater Millsboro will host a Vera Bradley and Longaberger Basket Bingo on Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Millsboro Fire Hall on State Street in downtown Millsboro. Proceeds will benefit local children and youth. Doors open at 6 p.m. and games start at 7. The bingo features a selection of Longaberger products, including holiday items and retired items, as well as popular Vera Bradley handbags. A 50/50 drawing, raffles, door prizes and refreshments will also be offered. Bingo tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. For ticket reservations or information, call Millsboro Kiwanis at 302-934-5245 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fashion show Catch up on the trendiest fashions and enjoy a day of fun and friendship with Milford Memorial Hospital Auxiliary's Casual Chic Fashion Show on Thursday, Oct. 7, at the Shawnee Country Club in Milford. The event will feature volunteer models from the Milford Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. Tickets are $30 per person, and RSVP is requested by Sept. 24. The luncheon offers a choice of entrees and desserts. Proceeds benefit various programs and services at Milford Memorial. For more information about the menu and to purchase tickets, call 270-1842.