Bulletin Board
Thursday, November 11, 2010

Bethel Christmas House Tour The Bethel Christmas House Tour will be held on Saturday, Dec. 11, at 5 p.m.Pick up your map at the museum located on First Street.Tickets are $10 each. For tickets, call Pat at 875-2793 or email annilawrie@hotmail.com. Proceeds benefit the Bethel Historical Society.

Salvation Army concert To kick off its annual fund drive, the Salvation Army in Sussex County will sponsor the Pendel Brass, Singers and Timbrelists in concert. While admission is free, the performance is intended to draw attention to the Salvation Army and to its needs not only of contributions during the Christmas season but also of volunteers to ring bells next to its familiar red collection kettles. The Pendel Brass, Singers and Timbrelists will perform Saturday, Nov. 13, 6 p.m. at St. John's United Methodist Church in Seaford. Admission to the concert, sponsored by the Salvation Army in Sussex County, is free. For details, call Debbie Engel, 628-2020.

iPad raffle at Nanticoke The Look-In Glass Shoppe at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital will raffle an iPad just in time for the holiday season. Tickets are on sale for a 16GB Wi-Fi Apple iPad with case and adapter, retailed at $540. Tickets are available for sale at The Look-In Glass Shoppe (located at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital) through Dec. 17 and cost $5 each or five for $20. The drawing will be held at noon on Dec. 17. For more information, call 629-6611, ext. 4955. Payroll deductions are available for eligible employees.

Charity fundraiser There will be a charity fundraiser to help with the mounting medical costs and related expenses of the Mike Cherrix' family of Laurel. Mike is recovering from cancer treatment/orthopaedic surgery. The event will be Sunday, Nov. 21, from 1-5 p.m. at Station 7 at the Laurel Junction, located at the corner of Rts. 13 and 9, formerly Bargain Bill's. The cost is $10 per ticket in advance or at the door. There will be live and silent auctions and entertainment by the Bo Dickerson Band. Snacks will be provided. A cash bar and full menu will also be available. For more information, ticket purchase, or to contribute items for auction call Laurie Short at 236-7642, Karen Cherrix at 875-7460 or Cheryl Macklin at 875-8505.

Basket Bingo at Seaford Elks There will be a Basket Bingo fundraiser at the Seaford Elks Lodge, 8846 Elks Road on Friday, Nov. 12. Doors open at 6 p.m. Game starts at 7 p.m. Door prizes, raffle and 50/50 tickets. Food is available for purchase. Proceeds benefit Courtney Painter of Delaware Job's Daughters. Advance tickets are $20; $25 at the door. Call Carol for tickets or information, 745-4570.

Flapjack fundraiser Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast on Saturday, Nov. 13, 8-10 a.m., to benefit the Barracuda Swim Team. Tickets are available through swim team members or at the door for $5 each.

Wheaton's special sale Come join the Bethel Historical Society and be part of the specials that Wheaton's will be offering to our guests on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m.Cost is $5 per ticket.Specials include: discounts on all items except for furniture, door prizes and light refreshments. Wheaton's is located on Stein Highway in the old Tull's location. Call Helen at 877-0231 for tickets.

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.


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. 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.

Olde Seaford Block Watch dinner The Olde Seaford Block Watch is holding a covered dish dinner on Monday, Nov. 15, at 6:30 p.m. The program will be "Safety for the Holidays."It will be held at the Seaford City Hall. Use the ramp entrance. Drinks and desserts will be furnished. Call 629-5643 for information.

Fall Social The Seaford High School Alumni Association is sponsoring their Fall Social atthe Nanticoke River Yacht Club in Blades on Friday, Nov. 26, from 6 to 9 p.m. If you are a member of the Alumni, feel free tobring a friend who is a SHS graduate or attended Seaford schools. Light snacks and a cash bar will be available. For more information, call Donna Angell at 629-8077.

Crafty U Last call for crafters to register for Crafty U on Nov. 13.Crafty U is a quarterly paper crafting school that will teach you six projects and techniques that you can transfer to your own crafting.Registration is $20 - includes a stamp, snacks, written instructions for each project and hands-on learning. Class runs from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Call 381-4372 for more information or e-mail jessica@learntostamp.com.

Master Gardener Lisa Arney A special session is being offered at the Ross Mansion on Saturday, Nov. 13, starting at 10:30 a.m. Master Gardener Lisa Arney will guide and instruct each person attending with making a fall centerpiece for the Thanksgiving table. Arney will provide the materials which all are natural and are found growing in this area. Anyone participating in the class should bring clippers and gloves to use while working with the provided materials. Cost of the class is $25 per person. Attendance will be by reservation only. To make a reservation, call Pat Davidson at 629-4619. This is part of the Seaford Historical Society's 150th anniversary celebration of the opening of the Ross Mansion. For further information call the SHS office at 628-9828.

Library poinsettia sale The Friends of the Seaford Library & Cultural Center are taking orders for poinsettias arriving just in time for the upcoming holiday season. Poinsettias, which are in 5" pots and available in red, white and pink, are$6 each or 4 for $20. Pick up is Friday, Dec. 3, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Warren Allen Room of the library.Delivery is available to local businesses and order forms are available at the circulation desk of the library. All orders must be prepaid and turned into the library no later than Monday, Nov. 22. All proceeds benefit the Seaford Library & Cultural Center. For more information, contact Connie Halter at 628-0554.

Seaford Library
  • The Science and Religion Book discussion will meet at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center Monday, Nov. 15, at 6 p.m.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will have "Baby Bookworms" on Tuesday, Nov. 16 and Tuesday, Nov. 30, at 10:30 a.m. This program introduces infants through 36 months old to the world of nursery rhymes and books.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will have Magic Cards Club Tuesday, Nov. 16 and Tuesday, Nov. 23, at 3 p.m. This is for teens who like to play Magic Cards.
  • There is a Pre-K and Kindergarten "Story Time" at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center on Thursday, Nov. 18 and Thursday, Dec. 2, at 10:30 a.m.
  • Mary Anne Nichols book signing, "A Nichols Worth, Growing Up in Delaware" is Thursday, Nov. 18, from 10 a.m. to noon and 4 to 6 p.m.
  • There will be no "Baby Bookworms" on Tuesday, Nov. 23.
  • There will be no "Family Fun Night on Wednesday, Nov. 24.
  • There will be a Seaford Library and Cultural Center Board meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 23, at 6 p.m.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 25, for Thanksgiving. The Library will open for its regular business hours on Friday, Nov. 26.

Book signing Mary Anne Nichols will be at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center to sign her book on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 10 a.m. to noon and 4 to 6 p.m. Her book is available for sale at Beaver Branch and Seaford Florists in Seaford and Avery Hall Insurance in Bridgeville.

AARP Driver Safety Program An AARP Driver Safety Course will be given from 1 - 4 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 15 and Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Rd., Seaford. The 2-day program, sponsored by AARP, stresses how older drivers may operate vehicles safely. For information and registration, call Mr. Devone at 629-8081. The cost is $12 for members and $14 for non-members.


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 details, call Becky Norton at 875-3184 or email rebecca.norton@lib.de.us.

LHS Class of 75 reunion Laurel High School class of 1975 is planning their 35th class reunion and volunteers are needed. For more information, call Melinda Rogers Tingle, 875-0355; Debbie Calloway, 875-4160; or Denise Elliott Cugler, 245-5631.

Children and teen programs The following programs will be held for children and teens in November at the Laurel Public Library.
  • Triple T StoryTime, Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. - Designed for toddlers (ages 2 and 3); brings stories, rhymes, music and movement together for a morning of active fun for your little ones.
  • After School Action, Thursdays, 3-5 p.m. - Students in grades 5-8 are invited to "After School Action" where they can enjoy video games, board games, crafts and snacks each Thursday. Homework help available. No programs on Nov. 11 and 25 because the library will be closed for Veterans Day and Thanksgiving.
  • Preschool Pajama Party, Monday, Nov. 22, 6:30 p.m. - Preschoolers and their families are invited to our "Preschool Pajama Parties," a fun, active evening StoryTime program. Siblings welcome.
  • NightLife@the Library, Friday, Nov. 19, 7-9 p.m. - An after-hours, teens-only (grades 7-12) evening of video games, board games, pizza and good times. Teens new to our teen programs must come as a guest or pre-register.
  • Saturdays@the Library, Saturday, Nov. 20, 12:30 p.m. - Thanksgiving crafts, games and fun for kids in grades K-6.
  • Science After School, Tuesday, Nov. 23, 4 p.m. - Students in grades K-6 are invited to an afternoon of hands-on science fun.

Purse bingo The Delaware Diamonds Blue Travel Ball team is holding a Longaberger and Thirty-One purse bingo on Friday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. at the Laurel Fire Hall. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. For tickets, call Tammy at 228-6298.

Laurel Business Persons of the Year The founders of Delmarva Digital have been named the Laurel Chamber of Commerce's business people of the year. A banquet to honor Tim Smith and Alan Cole will be Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the Georgia House restaurant in Laurel. Social hour will start at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 and must be reserved by Friday, Nov. 12. For details or reservations, call the chamber of commerce, 875-9319.

Cub scouts seeking memorabilia This year (2010) is the 100th anniversary of scouting. Cub Scout Pack 90 is looking for former scouts interested in joining then for an upcoming show and tell. They would love to see your scout uniforms, books, photos, patches, and hear your stories about your adventures with scouting. Contact Cub Master, Clifford Alpert at 228-2390.

Laurel Pride in bloom You can now donate to purchase or maintain planters that change with the seasons. You can also donate for seasonal plantings or toward maintaining a planter in general. For more information, contact Barbara Wise at 875-5537. Contributions of any amount can be made to Laurel Pride in Bloom, c/o The Bank of Delmarva, 200 E. Market St., Laurel, DE 19956.

Portsville UMC bazaar Portsville United Methodist Church is holding their annual Fall Bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 13, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch, starting at 11 a.m., features oyster fritter sandwiches, chicken salad sandwiches, hot dogs, homemade vegetable beef soup, sodas and pie. There will be a bake table, white elephant table and hand-crafted items for sale, as well as raffle tickets available. The church is located on Dogwood Lane, Laurel. For information, call Karen at 841-3596.


Delmar Christmas parade The 2010 Delmar Christmas parade is Saturday, Dec. 11 at 2 p.m. with a rain date of Sunday, Dec. 12. Participation in the parade, which is sponsored by the Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce is free. Trophies will be awarded to the winners. This year's theme is "What Christmas Means to Me." For a parade application, call the chamber of commerce voicemail at 846-3336, pick up an application at Delmar Town Hall, or download from www.delmar-chamberofcommerce.com. The application deadline is Dec. 8.

Book signing in Delmar C.R. Webster, a Finksburg, Md. resident, will sign copies of her autobiography, "From the Cradle to the Cyclone Fence," at The Edge Family Ministries in Delmar, on Friday, Nov. 19, at 6 p.m. Webster saw many forms of substance abuse as a nurse, but when addictions threatened her own son, it was no longer a job. After a shoulder injury dashed his dreams of playing college baseball, her son sought refuge in all the wrong places. Webster had to watch as he went from job to job, court date to court date, and eventually, incarceration. From the "Cradle to the Cyclone Fence," tells a tragic story about a mother's struggle to save her son and her decision to turn it over to God. For more information, contact James Branscum at 888-361-9473 or james@tatepublishing.com.

Citizen of the Year banquet The Delmar Citizen of the Year banquet, sponsored by the Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce, is Monday, Nov. 29, at 6:15 p.m., at the Delmar VFW. Tickets are $21 and may be purchased from the Bank of Delmarva (Delmar), Wilmington Trust (Delmar), or Delmar Town Hall through Nov. 22. The 2010 Delmar Citizen of the Year is Pam Schell of the Delmar Public Library.

Holiday candle light tour The Delmar Historic and Art Society (DHAS) will hold a holiday candle light tour on Friday, Dec. 10 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. This fundraiser is the first community-wide event to benefit and support the DHAS mission of offering the Delmar community a vision of the past while making a contribution to the future. Tickets are $8 and include coffee and cookies from 8 to 9 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge in Delmar. Tickets may be purchased at Wilmington Trust in Delmar, from a board member or by calling Faith at 846-2546. Raffle tickets will be sold at the Masonic Lodge for a horse and carriage ride courtesy of Gary Horseman.

Holiday craft show and sale There will be a holiday craft show and sale on Saturday, Nov. 13, at 601 E. Jewell St., Delmar, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The show features wreaths, bears, angels, snowmen, gift baskets and more.


Dinner Club Join us for Dinner Club with the Good News Tour Ministries at the Greenwood CHEER Activity Center on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 5 to 8 p.m. Cost is $6 per member and $8 for non-members. For more information, call 349-5237.

Wellness Wednesday Every third Wednesday of the month, from 2 to 4 p.m., Consumer Health Librarian for Sussex County, Linda Leonard, will be available at the Greenwood Library to help patrons locate current information and resources about health-related topics. The next scheduled date is Nov. 17. This is an excellent opportunity to get some of those nagging questions answered. This service is free and open to everyone.


Bridgeville Library The following events will be held at the Bridgeville Public Library.
  • 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, 6:30-8 p.m.; Nov. 16 - Thanksgiving Delight; Dec. 21 - Holiday Extravaganza
  • Genealogy Discussion Group - Our Genealogy Discussion Group meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. For more information or special needs, contact the library at 337-7401.

Literary readings by Mr. Reynolds The Friends of the Bridgeville Library present Bridgeville's own Norman Reynolds at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the Bridgeville Library. Reynolds was the honoree of the Friends' 2009 fundraiser, "For the Love of Books." Having taught English and French for 35 years in the Bridgeville/Woodbridge School District, Mr. Reynolds had a significant impact on many lives.

Oyster fritter fry at Hope Lodge Hope Lodge #4 will be having an oyster fritter fry on Saturday, Nov. 20, at their hall on 6th Street, from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. or until its gone. Oyster sandwiches, crab cakes and homemade cream of crab soup will be served. All are welcome.

Free Thanksgiving Dinner Union United Methodist Church, 2 North Laws St., Bridgeville,will hold their 12th Annual Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner at noon on Thursday, Nov. 25, in the Fellowship Hall. For details call 337-7409.


Seaford AARP trips 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. Cost: $90. Contact Hilda Parker at 856-2760. For more information, contact Rose at 629-7180.

Tour the White House Limited tickets are available for a White House Holiday Tour with the Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus. This trip is open to the general public. Delight in the beautiful holiday decorations during this wonderful tour. Enjoy an independent lunch and spend the afternoon visiting museums or strolling through the National Mall. The tour will be held on one of the following dates: Tuesday, Dec. 7; Thursday, Dec. 9; or Tuesday, Dec. 14, pending White House confirmation. Registrants will need to provide personal information for a background check. Bring photo identification on the day of tour. Adults ages 50 and up can become Adult Plus+ members for $18 per year. Benefits of membership include unlimited use of the Stephen J. Betze Library located on campus; exclusive advanced registration and special discounts on trips, courses and events; and a free drink with purchase of a meal in the dining hall on campus. For more information, contact Delaware Tech's Adult Plus+ program at 302-856-5618.

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. 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. Call 629-4471 for brochure.

Travel with Del Tech in November Limited seats are available for upcoming trips sponsored by Corporate and Community Programs at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus. Find out what happens when a village tries to raise money for a tiny English church by gambling without the vicar's knowledge in "Pool's Paradise" on Wednesday, Nov. 17, at Rainbow Dinner Theatre in Lancaster, Pa. Visit Shady Maple Farmers Market in Lancaster, Pa., on Saturday, Nov. 20. Enjoy a smorgasbord of authentic Pennsylvania Dutch cuisine for lunch. View or buy original gifts, artwork and fair-trade items from around the world at the Holiday Gift Bazaar on Tuesday, Nov. 23, at Salisbury University. Delight in the special holiday exhibits at Brandywine River Museum in Chadds Ford, Pa. on Sunday, Nov. 28. A Brandywine Christmas features an extensive model railroad, a Victorian dollhouse and thousands of ornaments.

'White Christmas' show trip Laurel Senior Center is sponsoring a trip to the Christmas Show at Lancaster Apple Theater to see "White Christmas" on Wednesday, Nov. 24. Cost is $72 and 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. For more information, call Susan Welch at 349-5237.


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. For details, call Linda at 644-1523.

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.

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.

SARA The regular monthly meeting of the Sussex Amateur Radio Association (SARA)is Wednesday,Nov. 17, at the Marvel Museum in Georgetown.FCC license testing for all levels begins at 6:30 p.m.An informal social starts at 7 p.m. with the meeting beginning at 7:30.The meeting is open toanyone with an interest in amateur radio.For more information on this and other SARAclub events, visit www.sussexamateurradio.com.

GFWC-Acorn Club GFWC-Acorn Clubis celebrating women veterans, Air Force, Army, Navy, Marine and Cadet nurses at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11, at the Methodist Manor House. Sara Lee Thomas is chairman for this meeting.

Seaford Republican Women The Seaford Republican Women's Club will meet on Thursday, Nov. 18, 10:30 a.m., at the Pizza King Restaurant. This is a departure from the usual fourth Thursday because of Thanksgiving Day conflict. The speaker will be Mary Costello, a representative of Hospice, to talk about the program here in Sussex County. For further information call Gloria Burton at 629-3470.

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 at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11, at the Seaford Museum. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Laurel Cub Scouts Laurel Cub Scout Pack 90 holds their weekly meetings at 6:30 every Monday night, in the basement at Centenary UMC in Laurel. The Cub Scout program is designed for boys from 1st grade through 5th grade.

Seaford Widowed Persons The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 16, at 12:15 p.m. at the Georgia House in Laurel. The planned guest speaker will be Richard Hutchinson. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend.


Holiday Open House Join Santa and Mrs. Claus, Frosty, Rudolph and the elves for pictures, games, cookies and hot chocolate from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 6, at the Georgetown office of Delaware National Bank. For more information, call 855-2406.

Craft fair at Del Tech Get a head start on holiday shopping at the 27th Annual Craft & Art Fair on Friday, Nov. 12 and Saturday, Nov. 13 at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus. From 3 to 7 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday in the William A. Carter Partnership Center, numerous crafters will offer everything from floral arrangements, country gifts, glasswork, and ceramics to needlework, woodcarvings, jewelry, dolls and more. For more information, contact Delaware Tech's Adult Plus + program at 856-5618.

Genealogical Society events On Saturday, Nov. 20, the society will hold a membership meeting.Matt Metz, a local surveyor, will speak on the aspects land records play in family research. This meeting will be held at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 875-5418 or visit www.scgsdelaware.org.

Couture & Class Fashion Show Couture & Class, Saturday, Nov. 20, 11 a.m., Carter Partnership Center, Delaware Technical & Community College, Georgetown. Event includes shopping bazaar, online auction. Tickets are $35/person; $225/table for eight. For information or to purchase tickets, visit www.dtcc.edu/owens/fashionshow/ or call 855-1659.

Adult Plus activities in November Form friendships, improve computer skills or develop a new hobby by participating in activities offered in November by the Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus. Discover how to use the Internet in First Steps to the Internet on Nov. 16. Develop the knowledge needed to create professional documents in First Steps to Microsoft Word on Nov. 23. Learn to use text and graphics to create presentations in First Steps to PowerPoint on Nov. 30. Novice to intermediate artists can receive informal instruction in Portrait Workshop on Thursdays, Nov. 16 to Jan. 6, from 1 to 4 p.m. Discover how to add a special touch to celebrations with easy to create hors d'oeuvres specialties on Tuesday, Nov. 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Enjoy hands-on demos and prepare tasty recipes in Easy & Elegant Desserts on Tuesday, Nov. 16 and Wednesday, Nov. 17 from 1 to 4 p.m. For more information, contact Delaware Tech's Adult Plus+ program at 856-5618.