Bulletin Board
Thursday, September 13, 2012

SHS Class of 1997 Reunion Seaford High's Class of 1997 will hold a 15-year reunion this fall and they are searching for contact information for classmates. If you are 97 alumni, send your contact information to the reunion committee at seaford97reunion@gmail.com.

Seaford Library and Job Center All programs are free and open to the public. For more information, call 629-2524 or visit www.seaford.lib.de.us.
  • Come and join the "S'More Books Club" at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center the 2nd Thursdays of each month starting Sept. 13 at 4 p.m. This program is for children in 3rd through 5th grade and offers a chance to read great books and discuss them with friends and do a fun craft.
  • "FIRST Lego League" will meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month starting Sept. 20 at 4 p.m. This program is for kids ages 9-14. This is a unique international club. Each month is something different, using Legos, science and math. Must register to participate.
  • Critical Reading Book Discussion is on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 6:30 p.m.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will be closed, Thursday, Sept. 27 for a Sussex County Library workshop. We will reopen for our regular business hours on Friday, Sept. 28.
  • "Baby Bookworms" is every Tuesday, starting at 10:30 a.m. This program introduces infants through 36 months old to the world of nursery rhymes and books.
  • Pre-K and Kindergarten "Story Time" every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at 10:30 a.m. It is a story time with crafts and songs.
  • The "Creative Art Club" is every 1st Thursday of the Month starting at 4 p.m. This program is for students in 3rd through 6th grade. A local art teacher will teach young artists various art forms through fun and creativity.

AARP yard sale The Seaford AARP Chapter 1084 is having a yard sale on the corner of Atlanta Road and Oak Street in Seaford on Saturday, Sept. 15. Donations are being accepted for this fundraiser. Call 629-8112 to make arrangements for drop-offs.

Covered dish dinner meeting The Old Seaford Block Watch invites you to a Covered dish dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 17 at City Hall. Use the ramp entrance. The program features Executive Chef George Turner of Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. Drinks and desserts will be provided. For more information, call 629-5643.

Gallery 107 classes Rubber Stamp Art Basics Class on Tuesdays beginning Oct. 2 from 6 to 8 p.m. Whether you are a beginner or seasoned stamper, this fun "hands-on" class will teach three different styles of stamping; basic, heat embossing, and "resist." Three cards will be created with detailed instruction provided. Materials needed: scissors and glue runner adhesive. For more information, call Betty at 875-2612. Call the gallery to register. Cost is $25. Talented wood carver, Bob Larkin, will teach a Santa wood carving class in early November. All tools and supplies will be furnished. Details to follow. Rudelle Hall will teach the following courses: a beginner's basic photoshop Thursdays from 5 to 6 p.m. and creating art with photoshop from 6:30 to 7:30; on Saturdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Drawing for ages 6 to 9 and from 5 to 6 p.m., Creating Animation Art Cels.

Nanticoke River Arts events The 6th annual Garden Party of the Nanticoke River Arts Council will be held on Saturday, Sept. 15 from 1 to 5 p.m. in the backyard garden of Dennis Russell of Act II Florist on the corner of High and Conwell streets in Seaford. This event showcases the talents of local artists. Refreshments will be served and a drawing held for one of the artist's works. The Autumn Invitational Juried Art Show opening reception hosted by the Nanticoke River Arts Council will be held on Friday, Oct. 5 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Gallery 107 on High Street in downtown Seaford. Any artist interested in submitting work may obtain an entry form by calling Tammy Kearney at 629-2829 or contacting his or her local art league. All chosen work will hang at Gallery 107 through October.

Special fellowship time All military persons are invited to Grace Baptist Church Fellowship Hall on Saturday, Sept. 15 and each Saturday thereafter for coffee, snacks and discussion. Stop by any time from 10 a.m. to noon. Listen to stories or tell one of your own. This invitation is a way for us to thank you for serving and helping protect our country. The church is located at 805 Atlanta Rd., Seaford. Any questions, call 629-8434 or 443-889-7078.

Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast Applebee's will hold a Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast to support the Ruth Shrieves Memorial Fund on Saturday, Sept. 15 from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Applebee's in Seaford. Cost is $7 per person and $4.50 for kids 9 and under. For more information, contact Ruth Ann Dodd at 236-6858 or 628-9856, Cathy Lee at 664-1347 or 604-9557, Roxanne Walls at 519-4715 or Tammy Wheatley or 725-7012.

St. John's House Tour The 40th annual St. John's House Tour will be held from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4. This year there are seven homes and St. Mary's Church in Bridgeville will be open that day. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the church office on Monday, Oct. 1 through Wednesday, Oct. 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets will be sold the day of the tour in Fellowship Hall beginning at 9 a.m. Each site will also have tickets for sale. There will be a boutique and silent auction in Fellowship Hall. A chicken salad luncheon will be served in the hall from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for $8. For details, call Teresa Wilson at 629-6417.

Stay & Play Parents As Teachers, Seaford Stay & Play is open to families with children birth through 60 months (prior to kindergarten entry) Thursdays 10:30 a.m. to noon, West Seaford Elementary. Families must pre-register. For details, contact Brenda Villa at 236-9870

Wednesday Night Bingo Wednesday Night Bingo is held weekly at the Seaford Elks Lodge, on Elks Lodge Road, Seaford. Doors open at 5 p.m. and games begin at 7. Food is available. Must be 18-years-old to play. For more information, call 629-2458.


A conversation about the future We invite you to join the community conversation at Laurel Public Library at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Sept 19 with "We Geek the Delaware Dream: An Evening in Conversation about the Future." Delaware's libraries are hosting conversations facilitated by Laurel resident, UD Cooperative Extension Agent Bill McGowan.

New Chess and Checkers Club Come to an organizational meeting at the Laurel Public Library on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at either 10 a.m. or 4 p.m., to help plan a new, informal gathering of chess and or checkers enthusiasts. Dates and times for the meetings will be determined by consensus of the people who attend the meeting. If interested and cannot attend, email normajean.fowler@lib.de.us or call the library at 875-3184 with your preferences.

Award winning film showing The right to vote for today's woman was a hard fought battle that occurred across this nation just over 100 years ago. To celebrate this victory, the Laurel Public Library in partnership with the Sussex County League of Women Voters will present a free showing of the award winning film, Iron Jawed Angels, at the library on Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 4 to 6 p.m., in the Carpenter Community Room. A discussion of the film will follow. For more information, visit www.laurel.lib.de.us, email normajean.fowler@lib.de.us or call 875-3184.

Preschool Story Time Come join Miss Cindy every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Laurel Public Library. Children and their caregivers will enjoy exploring books, music, games and crafts. For details, call 875-3184.

LHS Class of 98 reunion The Laurel High School Class of 1998 will hold a reunion at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Rusty Rudder. The cost of $44 a person is due by Sept. 15. Contact Megan Jones at 841-5835 or Josh Wharton at jwharton80@gmail.com.

Tech Talk at the library The Laurel Public Library's own Tech Guy, Jack Hall, will be available to answer your questions every Wednesday from 6-7 p.m. and Thursdays from 12:30-1:30 p.m. For details, call 875-3184.

Connecting Book Clubs Forum Back by popular demand, the Laurel Public Library is pleased to host its highly successful Connecting Book Clubs Forum at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 25, in the Carpenter Community Room. This program is intended to bring together patrons who are currently involved in a book club, as well as those interested in establishing or joining a new group. Pre-registration by email or phone is requested by Sept. 21. To register, or for more information, call 875-3184 or email normajean.fowler@lib.de.us.

LHS Class of 82 reunion The Laurel High School Class of 1982 is planning its 30 year class reunion for this fall and is trying to collect information and contact as many class members as possible. Call Lora Grim Cooper at 841-4885 with your contact information. The group has also established a page on Facebook, "LHS Eighty Two," for additional contact information and input.

Relay for Life fundraiser Laureate Epsilon Chapter, Beta Sigma Phi sorority, is holding an ongoing fundraiser at Laurel Pizzaria to benefit Relay for Life. This event takes place on the third Tuesday of each month from 5 to 8 p.m. Pick up one of the flyers at the register upon entering the restaurant and then give it to the waitress with your bill at the end of the meal. Laureate Epsilon will automatically receive 10% of the check to benefit Relay for life. For more information, call 228-5800.


Club cars for sale The Delmarva Model Railroad Club, located at 103 S. State St., Delmar, is selling club cars for their non-profit organization. The car is an HO scale Maryland & Delaware 40-foot double door box car. It was custom built for the club by Athearn and it is ready to run with metal wheels and knuckle spring couplers. Two numbers are available: 1984 and 2011. Each car is $19 plus $6 for shipping and handling. Send check or money order (made payable to DMRRC) to DMRRC, P.O. Box 19, Delmar, DE 19940. Visit www.delmarvamodelrailroad.org for a copy of the order form.

Delmar Public Library Preschool story time meets Wednesdays, Sept. 19 and 26, at 10:15 a.m. Join Ms. Jessica for a hands-on, interactive story time filled with books, crafts, and fun for all. Wii events and games will be held for middle and high school students on Tuesdays, Sept. 18, and 25, at 3:30 p.m. Join your friends and bring your friendly competitive spirit. Waggin' Tails will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 3:30 p.m. All children are encouraged to attend and read to a non-judgmental, four-legged companion that loves to listen to books. Pages and Pizza meets Monday, Sept. 17, at 4 p.m. Middle and high school students are encouraged to bring a book they are reading and share their opinions with the group. Pizza is served after the discussion. All students must read and participate in the group. Sign up is suggested. Immediately following Pages and Pizza, the Teen Advisory Committee (TAC) meets to suggest possible programs and materials for the library. The TAC meeting is open to all middle and high school students, not just those attending Pages and Pizza. Scrapbooking Club for teens will be held on Thursday, Sept. 20, at 4 p.m. Bring along favorite pictures and any scrapbooking materials or books currently started. Materials will be available for those just beginning. Registration is requested. More information about these and other programs, including a Homeschooling 101 Workshop on Saturday, Sept. 29, is available by calling 846-9894, or by visiting the library. Adult programs If you enjoy knitting or crocheting, join the Madhatters knitting group at the library on Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 6:30 p.m. Ongoing service projects are completed during the program and participants can share their current projects and learn new patterns. Celebrate Delmar's Railroad history on Saturday, Sept. 22, at 11:30 a.m., as Mike Dixon presents an informative talk on "Rails in Delaware." The Delmar Public Library is selling 25% off shopping coupons as part of Boscov's Friends Helping Friends event on Tuesday, Oct. 16, starting at 9 a.m. Shopping passes are $5 each and 100% of the donation benefits the Delmar Public Library. Coupons are on sale at the checkout desk during library operating hours. For more information about these programs, call or visit the library.

New Century Club anniversary The Delmar New Century Club will be celebrating its 100th Anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 22 at the Delmar Fire House. There will be an open house from 3 to 4 p.m. This event is in conjunction with the Delmar Heritage Day celebration.

Kiwanis Club phone book The Kiwanis Club of Delmar is working on their 2013-2014 Delmar phone book. Anyone who would like to place an ad or make changes to the name, address or phone number that is in the 2011-2012 book, please contact any member. Members names and phone numbers are listed in the back of the current book on page 73. Ads and changes need to be in by Oct. 31.

A Swinging Christmas' Delmar Alumni Association is offering the following trip, via Holloway Tours, for members associates and friends: Thursday, Nov. 15, "A Swinging Christmas" at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre in Lancaster, Pa. An "all you can eat" buffet will followe the show. Cost is $110 per person. For more information, contact Dot Wolfgang, Delmar Alumni activities chairperson, at 846-2366.


Dinner Club The Greenwood Cheer Activity Center hosts a Dinner Club every Thursday night at 5 p.m. Cost is $5 for members and $6 for non-members. Join us for an evening of dinner, socialization, cards, indoor shuffleboard and bocce ball. The event is open to the public. Non-members should call 349-5237 for reservations.

Changes to L.E.A.P. program Due to their upcoming move to temporary quarters, the Greenwood Public Library will be changing the day and location of their reading sessions with the L.E.A.P. program, also known as "Reading to the Dogs." Monthly sessions will be held on the first Tuesday of each month at the Greenwood VFW Post 7478 on the corner of Mill Street and Governors Avenue in Greenwood. All children are invited to come and read to the dogs anytime between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. The dogs and their handlers are members of L.E.A.P, or Literacy Education Assistance Pups, a volunteer group based in Lewes. This program is free and open to all children. Registration may be completed at a child's first session. For more information, contact the Greenwood Library at 349-5309. For more information about the L.E.A.P organization, visit www.leapreading.org.

Library moves to temporary location Greenwood Public Library has moved to their temporary location at "Hilltop" on the corner of Routes 13 south and 16. Hilltop will serve as home while the new library is being constructed on the current Mill Street site. Opening day for the temporary location is Monday, Oct. 1. On-hold items will be unavailable for pick-up. Patrons with hold requests may want to select another library as a pick-up location. Out-of-state interlibrary loan service will be available again once the temporary location is open on Monday, Oct. 1. For any questions regarding the move, call the library at 349-5309.

Magic Show/Ice cream Social Woodbridge Pop Warner will hold a magic show/ice cream social on Friday, Sept. 28 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Woodbridge Elementary School, 400 Governors Ave., Greenwood. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Tickets may be purchased at the door on a first come first served basis. For more information, contact Sharay Knight at 265-7522.


Bridgeville Public Library The following events will be held at the Bridgeville Public Library: Fundraiser - We are raffling off a beautifully framed print, "Master Bedroom" by Andrew Wyeth donated by Bud Snyder from Snyder Custom Framing in Seaford. Tickets are $1 each and available at the library. Carnival at Apple Scrapple - Thursday night is our Hometown Carnival Night from 4-9 p.m. with an $18 pay one price bracelet. Friday from 4-10 p.m. is a $20 pay one price bracelet; and Saturday from 9:30 a.m.-11 p.m. tickets are $1 each or a family pack of 25 tickets is $20. Lap Sit - Lap Sit on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. for ages 3 months to 2 years. Lapsit is on hiatus from Dec. 1 through Jan. 8. Story time - Tuesdays at 11 a.m. for ages 2-4 and Thursdays at 11 a.m. for ages 4-6. Family Nights - Third Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Beginning in October, teens are invited to join Ms. Jonnell in the Teen Area for crafts and games during this time. Apple Fest in September - Join us at T.S. Smith's Apple Orchard for stories, apple tasting, and wagon rides. More information is available at library. Pumpkin Perfection in October - Join us for pumpkin decorating, refreshments, and fun. Terrific Turkeys in November - Crafts, games, and refreshments. Children's Theatre in December - Woodbridge Theater Company will perform a children's theatrical production. Entertainment for the whole family. Refreshments will be provided. Holiday celebration - Thursday, Dec. 20, 6:30 to 8 p.m. - Join us for holiday crafts, games, music, and refreshments as we celebrate the holiday season. Teen Programming - Join us on Tuesday, Oct. 23 and Tuesday, Dec. 18 for book discussions. Book titles are available at the library. Recent Reads Join us for a group discussion of your favorite recent read. Participants are encouraged to attend and share their latest literary favorite. Come prepared to tell us why a book inspired you, excited you, or changed your perspective. Saturday, Sept. 15, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Patriotic theme Genealogy Discussion Group - Our Genealogy Discussion Group meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. Join us to discuss, research, and enjoy genealogy.

Flapjack fundraiser Woodbridge Pop Warner will hold a flapjack fundraiser at Applebee's in Seaford from 8 to 10 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 16. Tickets are $6 and breakfast includes pancakes, sausage and choice of beverage. Tickets can be purchased at the door or by calling Sharay Knight at 265-7522 or email sharayknight@comcast.net or Shauntae Ford at 245-8442.

Bridgeville hosts Clean-Up Day The Town of Bridgeville will conduct a Community-Wide Clean-Up Day on Saturday, Sept. 29. All items must be curbside by 6 a.m. as Waste Management trucks will only go down each street one time. Allowable items for pick-up include: furniture, household trash, stoves, scrap metal, etc. Yard waste must be kept separate with limbs bundled in 4-ft. lengths; all other yard waste must be bagged. Refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners will only be picked up if the freon has been removed. Dried paint, stain, etc. must be kept in a separate area from the rest of the trash. Tires, batteries, oil, construction materials, dirt, rocks, bricks, etc. will not be picked up.For more information, call Bridgeville Town Hall at 337-7135.

Drug Take Back Day The town will hold another drug take back day on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Residents will be able to hand in unwanted and unused prescription drugs. The town's cleanup day will also take place Sept. 29.


Historic event in Bethel In 1912 the Tugboat Delaware was built in the Bethel shipyard. She is coming back to Bethel to celebrate her 100th anniversary of her launch in Bethel. The Bethel Museum is also opening its new maritime exhibit. The "Delaware" was recently restored by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels. They will bring it to Bethel on Saturday and Sunday, September 15 and 16, and she will be open for tours from 2 to 4 p.m. (weather permitting).


WPS offers trip The WPS is sponsoring a three day trip to the Grand Canyon of Pa., Oct. 17-19. Cost is $442 and includes 2 nights lodging, 2 dinners, River Cruise, Train ride, Canyon Wagon Tour and Overlook, Taber Museum, Tour of Lewisburg, Shempp Train Collection, Buggy Museum and all gratuities. For details, call 629-4416.

Trip to Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre The Delmar Alumni Association is offering the following trip via Holloway Tours for members, associates and friends. Travel to the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre in Lancaster, Pa. on Thursday, Nov. 15 to see "A Swinging Christmas." There will be an "all you can eat" buffet following the show. Cost is $110 per person. For more information, contact Dot Wolfgang, Delmar Alumni activities chairperson, at 846-2366.

Branson at Christmas November 5-12, $1025. Price includes 7 nights lodging, bus, 7 breakfasts, 7 dinners, 7 Outstanding Christmas shows, Titanic Museum, and more. Hosted by Joyce Hickman and organized by White Star Tours. For details, call 410-749-2147.

Del Tech's September trips This September, the Corporate and Community Programs division of Delaware Technical Community College's Owens Campus is offering a variety of trips that are both educational and fun. The trips include: The Dead Sea Scrolls at the Franklin Institute - On Sept. 20, view the earliest Biblical texts ever discovered - the Dead Sea Scrolls. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 7:30 a.m., and departs Philadelphia at 4 p.m. Cost is $85. A Day in New York City - On Sept. 22, shop or take in a show of your choice. Maps will be distributed. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 6:30 a.m., and departs New York City at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $69. Potomac Cruise and Luncheon - On Sept. 25, take a round-trip, 2 hour luncheon cruise up the Potomac River. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 8:30 a.m., and departs Virginia at 4:30 p.m. Cost is $119. Old Town Alexandria - On Sept. 25, enjoy a day on your own to walk cobblestone streets, view tall ships anchored on the waterfront, visit historic landmarks and browse antique shops. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 8:30 a.m., and departs Alexandria at 4:30 p.m. Cost is $59. Tick, Tock! Ice Cream Stop! - On Sept. 27, view over 12,000 watch and clock items at the National Watch and Clock Museum, the largest and most comprehensive collection in North America. End your visit making your own clock to take home. An independent lunch and a visit to the Turkey Hill experience are also included. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 5:30 a.m., and departs Pennsylvania at 4:30 p.m. Cost is $99. For more information on any of the trips call 856-5618.

Seaford AARP offers trips Seaford AARP Chapter 1084 is offering the following trips to the public. Sept. 25-27 - Hudson Valley, N.Y. - Cost: $420.00 per person/doubles. Travel to Kingston, N.Y. with free time to shop before you board the "Rip-Van-Winkle" for a two hour cruise on the Hudson. Day 2 - visit Hyde Park to tour the FDR home and have lunch in style at the Culinary Institute of America. Also tour the Vanderbilt Mansion with free time in Rhinebeck. Next day, a stop at the Walkway Over the Hudson and the West Point Military Academy for a tour. Then, visit the museum before heading home mid-afternoon. Nov. 14-17 - Christmas Shows at Myrtle Beach, S.C. - Cost: $410.00 per person/doubles and $500 single. Three breakfasts, three dinners. Alabama Theatre, Legends in Concert, Palace Theatre featuring Christmas on Ice. For details contact Rose at 629-7180.

Trip to Hagley Museum & Estates The Seaford Historical Society will sponsor a trip to the Hagley Museum in Wilmington on Tuesday, Oct. 16. Cost is $65 per person which includes guided tour fees, lunch, shuttles between sites and motor coach transportation. Hagley is situated on 235 picturesque acres along the Brandywine River. E.I. du Pont founded his gunpowder mill and plant here in 1802. We will tour the Powder Yard, Machine Shop, Workers Hill with one-room school house, the family home, barn and garden, Visitors Center, and the first office of the DuPont Company. Lunch will be served in the historic Soda House and will include Tuscan vegetable soup, a deluxe sandwich variety, pasta salad, fruit salad, Chef's Choice layer cake and assorted drinks. The bus will leave the Sears parking lot at 8 a.m. and return at 5 p.m. Make reservations by calling the SHS office at 628-9828 by Sunday, Oct. 7.


USPS meeting United States Power Squadron (USPS) meets at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. For details, contact C.M. Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.

MOAA meets in Lewes The Southern Delaware Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) meets from noon to 1:30 p.m., the third Tuesday of each month at Irish Eyes Pub and Restaurant, 213 Anglers Rd., Lewes.

Annual membership tea The GFWC Acorn Club of Seaford will hold their annual Membership Tea from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13 in the garden of Mount Olivet United Methodist Church. Hostesses are Betty Daudt and Joyce Adams.

H.A.P.P.E.N. meeting The members of H.A.P.P.E.N., HearnsPond Association for its protection, preservation, enhancement and naturalization, will meet on Thursday, Sept. 13 at the Seaford Library. Among the topics to be discussed are the Hearns Pond spillway construction and the community fall yard sale.

Flotilla forming Marching Band The Seaford U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-08 meets the second Thursday of each month at the station at the Nanticoke Marina and Yacht Club in Blades. For details, call Art Wollschlager at 628-8259 or email auxmarchingband@gmail.com.

Cancer Consortium committee meet Working committees of the Delaware Cancer Consortium will meet to monitor implementation of the recommendations of the Delaware Cancer Consortium on Monday, Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Del Tech, Terry Campus, Room 700, Conference Center, Dover. Committees meeting from 10 to 11:30 a.m. include data, early detection & prevention, disparities, quality cancer care, tobacco & other risk factors. Committees meeting from 12:30 to 2 p.m. include communication & public education, environment.

Widowed Persons meeting The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 12:15 p.m. at the Georgia House in Laurel. The planned guest speaker will be Steve Rose, CEO of Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.

Young Professional Writers This writers group is designed for 13 to 30-year-olds who are serious about becoming professional writers. Meetings will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every second Monday of the month at the Laurel Public Library. For details, visit www.laurel.lib.de.us/, call 875-3184 or email youngprofessionalwriters@yahoo.com

Coast Guard Auxiliary The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club on North Market Street in Blades at 7 p.m. New members are welcome.

Sussex County Marines Marine Corps League Detachment #780, Devil Dog Detachment, meets the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m., at the VFW Virgil Wilson Post 4961, Middleford Road, Seaford.