Bulletin Board
Thursday, May 14, 2015
 
All About
Seaford

Car show & yard sale
Seaford Moose will have their fifth annual car, truck, bike show and yard sale on Saturday, May 16. Rain date is May 17.
The yard sale will start at 7 a.m. Yard spaces are $10 per space, tables to rent are $5 per table. Breakfast sandwiches will be sold in the morning.
The car, truck, bike show, which is hosted by the SDSRA, will be from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration is $10. There will be trophies, dash plaques and door prizes. Enjoy music, a bake sale, bbq chicken and ribs platters which will be for sale at lunch time.
For more information on the car show, contact Raymond Trice at 381-6523. For more information on the yard sale, contact the lodge at 629-8408.

Wear a poppy, honor a veteran
Support the American Legion Auxiliary Nanticoke Unit #6 Poppy Program. Fundraisers:
May 16 - Walmart, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
May 21 - Texas Roadhouse, 4-9 p.m. (must have flyer that you can get on May 16 at Walmart or call 629-2411 for information)
Distribution: May 23 - Post Office - 9 a.m. to noon; May 25, Memorial Day - Memorial Park, 11 a.m. Invitation to attend an open house at the Post home following ceremony.

Longaberger Basket Bingo
The Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #9 will hold a Longaberger Basket Bingo at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 21, at the Seaford Moose Lodge, Rt. 13A, Bridgeville Hwy., Seaford.

The evening will consist of 20 games and will feature several Longaberger baskets. Advance tickets, which are $20 per person and $25 at the door, include a chance to win the Longaberger Hamper with lid, Wash Day basket or one of several door prizes. Refreshments will be available. For ticket information, call 302-542-4330.

Trinity Foundation Yard Sale
Trinity Foundation is hosting its 2nd annual Yard Sale in the Trinity Logistics Parking Lot on Saturday, May 16, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
If you want to donate items to jut get rid of them, we'll set up the table and sell your item for charity. If you want to come and set up a spot to sell your goods, you can do that too, and keep your profit. Just rent space for $20. If one table isn't enough, you can rent extras for $5 each.
For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Breanna Bly at 800-763-2028 or breanna.bly@trinitylogistics.com.
Last year the foundation's yard sale raised over $600 which helped a team member battling cancer, and also helped fund numerous needs throughout the year.

Strawberry Festival
Bethel United Methodist Church at Oak Grove will hold a Strawberry Festival on Saturday, May 30 at 2381 Neals School Rd., Seaford, to benefit the Nurture, Outreach and Witness Committee of the church. Tables and spaces are available for arts and crafts vendors, flea markets, organizations, etc. The cost is $10 per table or space.
Call 410-479-3205 or 629-6126 for reservations by Thursday, May 14.

Gallery 107 Art Classes
The following classes are scheduled for May. Details are provided online at nanticokeriverartscouncil.org/Classes.html.
The gallery is open 1-5 p.m. Thursdays, 1-5 p.m. Fridays, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays.

Special classes
Pen and Ink Class - Thursday, May 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m. - with Nancy LaPrad. Students should bring an Ultra-fine Sharpie pen to class. Paper furnished by instructor. $30 members, $35 non-members.
Children's Art Class - Saturday, May 23, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., with Karen Owens, ages 10-14, $40 includes supplies and light lunch. Willing adults can join in.

Ongoing Classes
Mondays (except Memorial Day) - Impressionistic Oil Painting - 12:30-3 p.m., with Linda Steere three classes, $60 members, $67.50 non-members. Register by Friday, May 1, to ensure that minimum class size of four is filled.
Fridays - Canvas & Coffee - 9-11 a.m., with Tammy Kearney & Nancy Laprad, $5.
Saturdays - Intermediate Oil Painting Class - June 6, 13, 20, 27; July 11, 18, 25 - 3-5 p.m. Eight-week class with Linda Steere on Saturdays beginning May 30. $100 members, $110 non-members. Age level: adults 16+. Some prior experience with oil painting is required. You must be paid in advance and be registered on or before Thursday, May 28. Space is limited so register as soon as possible. Call 875-2702 for more details.

Yard Sale
The Village of Cool Branch in Seaford will hold their annual community yard sale at 100 Hitch Pond Circle on Saturday, June 6 from 8 a.m. to noon. Everyone is welcome.

Garden Club tour of area gardens
The Spade & Trowel Garden Club will present "Through the Garden Gate," a tour of seven gardens in the Seaford-Bridgeville area, on Saturday, June 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Among the featured gardens is the miniature railroad garden of Mary and Hollis Noel.
Advance tickets are $15 and $20 at the door (the Nanticoke River Yacht Club). Lunch is available while supplies last at the Yacht Club for $10 and may be reserved in advance. See club members for tickets or visit Gallery 107 or RE/MAX in Seaford. For more info, call 628-1385.

Bingo at the Elks Lodge
Bingo at the Seaford Elks Lodge is held every Wednesday night. Doors open at 5:30 and play begins at 7. Cash prizes up to the maximum allowed by law.

All About
Delmar

3rd Wave Brewing Company 5K Run
The inaugural 3rd Wave Brewing Company 5K Run will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, starting and ending at the brewery located at 501 N. Bi-State Blvd., Delmar. Registration is available online at www.races2run.com and the cost is $20. On Thursday prior to and on race day, the cost is $25. Proceeds benefit Coastal Hospice and Palliative Care and the Delmar High School Volleyball Team.

All About
Laurel

Annual Strawberry Festival
St. Philip's 9th Annual Strawberry Festival, 600 S. Central Ave., Laurel, will be held on Saturday, May 16 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be crafters, exhibitors, a baked goods table, attic treasures, free entertainment and much more. Breakfast, lunch and strawberry shortcake will be served. Crafter and exhibitor space is available. Call Charles at 875-5537. Proceeds benefit local non-profit organizations.

Chicken, Pork Rib BBQ
The Laurel Ruritan Club will have a Chicken and Pork Rib BBQ on Saturday, May 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Nanticoke Immediate Care, Rt. 13, Laurel. Cost is $7.50 per chicken dinner and $10 per pork rib dinner. Proceeds benefit local charities.

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. Laureate Epsilon will receive 10% of the check to benefit Relay For Life. For more information, call 228-5800.

All About
Bridgeville

Bridgeville Memorial Day Celebration
The Town of Bridgeville will host a Memorial Day Celebration at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, May 25, at the Veterans Memorial in the Bridgeville Cemetery. Join us for this special recognition of our veterans.

Bridgeville Senior Center events
Friday, May 15 - Greenwood CHEER will visit for lunch and bingo
Monday, May 18 - PNC & PO; 10-11 a.m. - Chair Yoga & Machine Exercise; 11 a.m. - Noon - Craft; 1 p.m. - Food Lion
Tuesday, May 19 - 10 a.m. - Noon - Wanda for natural foods; Noon - Lunch
Wednesday, May 20 - 10 a.m. - Bible Study; Noon - Lunch; 1 p.m. - Big Lots
Thursday, May 21 - 10 a.m. - Bowling; Noon - Lunch; 1:15 p.m. - Walgreens
Friday, May 22 - 10-11:30 a.m. - Free Diabetes Education Classes; 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. - Lunch; Classes resume after Lunch
Monday, May 25 - Center closed for Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 26 - PNC & PO; 10 a.m. - Noon - Grocery Bingo; Noon - Lunch; Full Card after Lunch
Wednesday, May 27 - 10 a.m. - Bible Study; Noon - Lunch; 1 p.m. - Save A Lot
Thursday, May 28 - 10 a.m. - Bowling; Noon - Lunch; 1:15 p.m. - Walgreens
Friday, May 29 - 10-11:30 a.m. - Free Diabetes Education Classes; 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. - Lunch; Classes resume after Lunch.

Kiwanis BBQ Stand
The Bridgeville Kiwanis Club BBQ stand is now open on weekends through Oct. 4. Kiwanis BBQ chicken is available four miles west of Bridgeville on Rt. 404, Seashore Highway.

Jumpin' June Jamboree
The Friends of the Bridgeville Library will hold its annual fundraising event, Jumpin June Jamboree, at the Bridgeville Library from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 13. There will be live music, a deejay, vendors, games and basket raffles. Adult tickets are $5, children over four are $2.50, and children three and under are free. Food will be available for purchase.
Tables are available for vendor purchase and volunteers are needed. For more information about the event and tables, contact Pat Smith at 337-7186 or thimspat@aol.com.

All About
Greenwood

Events at the Greenwood Library
Minecraft - Children ages six to 12 are invited to play Minecraft in the Teen Room from 6-7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 15. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited. Register online, by phone or at the library.
Minute To Win It for kids - On Monday, May 18 from 6:30-7:30 p.m., the Greenwood Public Library will hold a "Minute To Win It" for kids. Children of all ages can play for laughs as they take on crazy challenges and see who has the speed to succeed. Registration is not required. Children under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

AARP Driver Safety Course
An AARP Defensive Driving Safety Course will be held at the Greenwood CHEER Activity Center from noon to 4 p.m. on Monday, June 8. This is a one day advanced refresher class.
Cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. You must pre-register for this course by June 4. Make checks payable to AARP.
Upon compliance of the course, participants will receive a deduction on the liability portion of their automobile insurance.
To register, call Site Manager, Dixie Carlisle at 349-5237.

L.E.A.P. nights at the library
Join us at the Greenwood Public Library for the L.E.A.P. (Literacy Education Assistance Pups) Program. Children of all ages are welcome to read to the dogs every Thursday night from 6:30-7:30. Come in to practice your reading and have a tail-waggin' good time! For more info, contact Robin Miller at the library at 349-5309.

Storytime at the library
Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the Greenwood Public Library for Storytime. Preschoolers begin to learn language, social and listening skills as they enjoy children's books found in the library.

Chicken BBQ open for the season
Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company Chicken BBQ is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from now to Sept. 27. Come out and enjoy a good meal.

All About
Blades

Anniversary Celebration
Blades Homecoming Dinner will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 15 at Blades Park. Tickets are $8 and kids 12 and under are free. Tickets are available at Town Hall or Blades VFC. For more information, call 629-7366.
Blades 100th Anniversary Celebration will be held from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 16, at Blades Park on East Seventh Street.
Sponsorship, vendor and parade forms are still being accepted. Contact Vikki Prettyman at 629-7366 or vikkiprettyman@bladesde.com or visit www.blades.delaware.gov.

Nanticoke River Marine Park Festival
The Nanticoke River Marine Park Festival sponsored by the Nanticoke River Sail and Power Squadron will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 17.
This is the final event of the weekend of the 100th Anniversary Celebration of Blades. The festival will be held at the Nanticoke River Marina in Blades.
If you or your organization is interested in being a vendor at the festival, contact Judy Martin at judym24@hotmail.com or 302-335-1556.

All About
Bethel

Free gardening workshop
The Delaware Nature Society at Abbott's Mill will present a free workshop, "Create a Smartyard with a Garden of Colorful Native Plants" on Saturday, May 16 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Jeff's Greenhouses in Bethel. Enjoy a beautiful yard that invites birds and butterflies while helping to reduce pollution in our local waterways. For more information or to register, contact alice@delnature.org.

Salisbury Book Artists exhibit
The Bethel Historical Society will host the Salisbury Book Artists through the end of May at the Bethel Museum in Bethel.
What do accordions, bone folders, recycling materials, clay tablets, paint, handmade paper and crocodile punches have in common? These are forms, techniques or equipment used by artists, teachers and professional women of the Salisbury Book Artists to create artist's books.
Continuing a long tradition of book art that started with clay tablets and papyrus scrolls, exhibiting members Lisa Fritts, Martha Grahm, Barbara Israel, Bonnie Lavish, Victoria Noonan, Barbara Schultz and Clytie Taylor meet monthly to share ideas and new books and to experiment with new techniques. The group has exhibited at the Atrium Gallery at Salisbury University, Cambridge Main Street Gallery and The Art Institute & Gallery.
The museum will be open on Sunday, May 17 from 2-4 p.m. For more information, call 858-3840.

Free gardening workshop
The Delaware Nature Society at Abbott's Mill will present a free workshop, "Create a Smartyard with a Garden of Colorful Native Plants" on Saturday, May 16 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Jeff's Greenhouses in Bethel. Enjoy a beautiful yard that invites birds and butterflies while helping to reduce pollution in our local waterways. For more information or to register, contact alice@delnature.org.

All About
Federalsburg

Teen Movie Night
Teens are invited to kick off Memorial Day weekend on Friday, May 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. with a night of laughs at Teen Movie Night at the Federalsburg branch of the Caroline County Public Library.
Just when you thought things couldn't get any dumber, Harry and Lloyd prove you wrong in Dumb and Dumber Two (PG-13.) Fast-forward 20 years in the crazy lives of Harry and Lloyd for more lame-brained escapades.
We'll have popcorn, snacks, and lots of laughs. Teens ages 12-17 are welcome.

Family Game Night
Bring the family to the Federalsburg branch of the Caroline County Public Library for an evening of classic board games. Revisit favorite games, discover new ones and meet other families who also enjoy board games.
Games provided by the library include Chess, Checkers, Parcheesi, Yahtzee, Hi Ho Cherry-O, Scrabble and more.
Family Game Night is held on the third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. The event is free and registration is not required.

All About
Galestown

Country breakfast buffet
The Galestown Ruritan Club country breakfast buffet is held the last Sunday of the month from September through May from 7 to 10 a.m., at the Galestown Community Center. The buffet includes eggs, scrapple, sausage, pancakes, potato casserole, hominy, biscuits, toast, fruit cup, and sticky buns.
The community center is located at 5538 Old School House Rd., at the intersection with Galestown-Reliance Road in Galestown.

All About
Georgetown

Amateur radio license class
The Sussex County Amateur Radio Emergency Service is offering a technician amateur radio license class on June 6-7, at Sussex Technical High School on Rt. 9 in Georgetown. The class is open to anyone interested in obtaining an amateur radio ("ham") license. Attendees must purchase a study guide prior to the class.
The classes will run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 8:30 a.m. to noon on Sunday, ending with the administration of the FCC amateur radio license exam. No fee is charged although there is a suggested donation of $20 to cover expenses. This is a great way to get into the exciting hobby of amateur radio.
Past classes have had a 94% passing rate. For more information or to register, contact Dell Palmer, K3AXR at k3axr@arrl.net or 410-208-3328.

Vietnam Mailbag presentation
When American troops in Vietnam answered the call to correspond with a young reporter four decades ago, they could not envision the enduring relevancy of their war letters or the rich legacy that their words, photographs and memorabilia would leave to succeeding generations. Nancy Lynch will read and discuss selected war letters from her book based on her popular newspaper column, "Nancy's Vietnam Mailbag" at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 21 at the Georgetown Public Library.


Things to do
Elsewhere

DCHS plans rummage sale
The Dorchester County Historical Society, (DCHS), will hold a fundraiser, Recycle Dorchester, on Friday and Saturday, May 15 and May 16.
The public is invited to support this quality rummage sale by donating linens, furniture, games, toys, puzzles, artwork, kitchen and household items, small electronics, outdoor and water related items, antiques and more. All donations are tax deductible.
The sale, which will offer something for everyone, will be held from 7 a.m. to noon on Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16.
To donate, please deliver your items to The Heritage Museums and Gardens of Dorchester at 1003 Greenway Drive, Cambridge. Pick up may be arranged by calling 410-228-7953 or emailing dchs@verizon.net.

Art Show and Sale
The Federalsburg Historical Society (FHS) is sponsoring its annual Art Show and Sale from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday, June 13, at the Federalsburg Area Heritage Museum. Local artists will be featured. Refreshments will be served. Live music is from 5-6 p.m. Interested artists should call Jim Truitt at 410-754-8974. Admission is $10 at the door. Advance tickets are available at the above number or from FHS members.

Nature inspired writing workshop
The Eastern Shore Writer's Association presents a workshop on the importance of indigenous wisdom on creative writing from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 20 at Evergreen-A Center for Balanced Living in Easton, Md.
The session is open to a holistically inclined public with a spiritual outlook on issues of cultural sustainability.
"Spirituality of Place Ñ Inspired Writing" is an interactive program facilitated by RuthAnn Purchase, honoring ancient wisdom as a dynamic force informing all disciplines in this age of re-enlightenment.
Assisting will be Dennis Coker, chief of the Lenape Indian Tribe of Delaware.
Participants will consider narratives from Purchase's own place-based writing and will compare and contrast William Penn and Vine Deloria, Carol Ryrie Brink and Judy Blume, ending with a special tribute to Wendell Berry, whom some call the Emerson of our age.
Delmarva Peninsula Pachamama Alliance Coordinator and founder of Friends of Lenape Everywhere, Purchase is a linguist turned sociologist, advocating for Lenape language restoration.
This workshop is open to the public. Cost is $25 for ESWA/Evergreen members and $35 for non-members. Register at www.evergreeneaston.org or call 410-819-3395. Seating is limited.

All About
Trips

London Town, Harbor Cruise
Chesapeake Tours and Promotion and the Pemberton Hall Foundation are offering a trip to historic London Town and Annapolis with a cruise of the Annapolis Harbor on Saturday, June 13. Depart from the Pecan Square Shopping Center in Salisbury, Md. at 8 a.m. and return at 9:30 p.m.
Visit London Town, a 23 acre lost sea village on the South River with costumed interpreters and gorgeous gardens. Then travel to Annapolis with a private, guided tour of the William Paca House, home of one of the most accomplished historic gardens in the world. Enjoy time on your own for shopping and dining. Finish the day with a cruise around the Annapolis Harbor.
Cost of $84 per person includes transportation, guided tour, entrance into London Town and William Paca House and the cruise around the Annapolis Harbor.
For more information, contact Priscilla Timken, 443-366-2784. You may also visit www.chespeaketourplanner.com/tours-scheduled.htm.

Orioles vs. Yankees game
Seaford Parks and Recreation is planning a bus trip to Camden Yards on Sunday, June 14, for the Orioles vs. Yankees game. Cost of the trip is $75. For more information or tickets, call the office at 629-6809.

Rainbow Dinner Theatre Trip
The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center is offering a motor coach trip to the Rainbow Dinner Theater in Paradise, Pa., on Wednesday, July 8.
Cost is $65 per person and includes motor coach transportation, luncheon buffet, the comedy play "Too Many Cooks" and all tips and gratuities. Open to the public.
Payment is due upon sign up and checks are payable to the Greenwood CHEER Center.
The bus departs Greenwood CHEER Activity Center at 8:30 a.m. and returns at 6 p.m.
For more information or to register, call site manager, Dixie Carlisle at 349-5237.

Alumni Association offers trips
The Delmar Alumni Association is offering the following trip for members,
Saturday, July 11 - "Joseph" at Sight and Sound, Lancaster, Pa. - includes lunch, for $149. For more information, contact Dot Wolfgang at 846-2366.

Novia Scotia & Prince Edward Island
AARP #915 presents an 8 day/7 night trip to Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island on Sept. 14-21.
Package includes two overnights en route (one each way), one night in Saint John, two nights in Halifax area and two nights on Prince Edward Island; seven breakfasts; five dinners; a tour of Prince Edward Island; a tour of Anne of Green Gable's Home; free time in Charlottetown; tour of Halifax with admission to the Citadel National Historical Site and a visit to the waterfront; a visit to Peggy's Cove; a guided city tour of Saint John; a visit to Moncton and Magnetic Hill; a visit to the Casino in Halifax; hotel taxes and meal gratuities and motor coach transportation.
Cost is $1,225 per person/double occupancy and $520 additional/single supplement.
A deposit of $100 per person is required with reservation. The balance is due by July 15.
For more information and reservations, contact Diana Matthews at 410-754-8189.

Gather Vocal Band
The Seaford WPS is sponsoring a trip to hear the Gather Vocal Band at the American Music Theater on Saturday, Sept. 19.
Cost is $96 and includes motor coach transportation, tickets, family style lunch and gratuities. For more information, call Fran at 629-4416.

All About
Meetings

Whaley to speak at SCWDC meeting
Bernice Whaley, who was appointed the Delaware Economic Development director by Governor Markell (pending Delaware Senate approval) earlier this month, will speak at the meeting of the Sussex County Women's Democrat Club on Thursday, May 28. The club meets at Sussex Pines Country Club at 6 p.m. To make reservations, contact Rhonda Tuman, president, at scwdc2016@gmail.com. The deadline to RSVP is Friday, May 22. For more information, call 604-1047.

Vets helping Vets meeting
A Vets Helping Vets meeting is held at 9:30 a.m. every Friday at the Hurlock American Legion Post 243 (next to the railroad tracks). Join us for coffee and donuts. Sometimes there is a speaker about different subjects. Keep your discharge or DD214 in a safe place as it can help get you many benefits. Come learn something and maybe you can teach us something.

Broad Creek Grange Meeting
The Broad Creek Grange meets at 7 p.m. on the first Monday of each month, at Broad Creek Grange Hall (11198 County Seat Hwy., Laurel).
For more details, contact Mary Tress at 875-3326. Visitors are welcome.

Ad Hoc Touring Company
If you enjoy reading plays aloud, join the Ad Hoc Touring Company, an affiliate of Possum Point Players. The group meets the first Monday of each month at Possum Hall, 441 Old Laurel Road, Georgetown.
To learn more about Ad Hoc, contact Roger Ault at 226-1118 or rogerault@comcast.net.

Book Discussion Group
AAUW Coastal-Georgetown Branch sponsors an American Notable Books Discussion Group at the Selbyville Public Library on the second Tuesday of the month, from 1-3 p.m. For more information, call Ada May at 302-436-2981. All readers are welcome.

DAR-Mary Vining Chapter
DAR, Mary Vining Chapter, meets on the second Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. at the Seaford Public Library.
To join DAR, contact Cathie Dickerson at 629-5309.

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, Middle-ford Road, Seaford.

Corvette Club meeting
The Beachcombers Corvette Club of Southern Delaware meets the first Thursday of each month at the CHEER Center, 20520 Sand Hill Rd., Georgetown.

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

Stamp Club meets monthly
The Sussex County Stamp Club meets the second Wednesday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. John's Hall, The Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, 307 Federal St., Milton.
Anyone with an interest in stamp collecting is invited to join. There is a stamp auction every meeting.

9-12 Group
Meetings for the 9-12 Group take place on the second Thursday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Millsboro Fire Hall (behind the fire house).
The 9-12 meetings are about local, state and national politics. For more information, visit www.912DelawarePatriots.com.

Toastmasters Club
Southern Delaware Toastmasters Club meets at the Crossroad Community Church, Georgetown, on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6 p.m. Toastmasters International, an educational, leadership and communication organization, has existed since 1924.

Sail & Power Squadron meeting
The Nanticoke River Sail & Power Squadron (NRS&PS) 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 power boating, sailing or kayaking/canoeing, join us and participate in our classes and social outings. For info, contact C.M. Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.

Explore your ancestry with SCGS
The Sussex County Genealogical Society (SCGS), an organization dedicated to promoting genealogy and education to encourage and instruct in genealogical research, can help you search your ancestry.
SCGS holds monthly membership meetings from September to May that feature informative presentations.
General meetings take place on the third Saturday of each month at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library. Visitors are welcome. For more information, visit www.scgsdelaware.org.

Weekly weight loss support meeting
Join us for TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meetings on Monday nights at 5 p.m. at Greenwood United Methodist Church. The one-hour meetings are in the Education Hall at the church (enter through the door on Market Street close to the parking lot). We support each other, learn about menu planning, eating healthy and making permanent changes to result in a healthy life.
All are welcome to come learn about the program and join. If you have any questions, call Sherry Norman, 519-8519.