Bulletin Board
Thursday, January 6, 2004
 
BENEFIT EVENTS

Lions Club Basket Bingo
The Seaford Lions Club Longaberger Basket Bingo, Thursday, Jan. 20, at 7 p.m., at the Seaford Moose, located on Route 13A, in Seaford, 20 exciting games and will feature several baskets. Advance tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door. Advance ticket includes a chance to win one of the several door prizes. Refreshments will be available. For ticket information contact any Seaford Lions member or call 628-8887.

Basket Bingo at B-G Club
Basket bingo, Thursday, Feb. 3, 7 p.m., Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club, $20 in advance; $25 at the door. To benefit the Barracudas swim team members going to the national Boys & Girls Club swim meet in Florida. Contact Theresa Wills at 628-3789 for tickets (after 1 p.m.)

FOOD

Breakfast at Centenary
Promise Keepers of Centenary Church all-you-can-eat breakfast, Saturday, Jan. 8, in the church dining room, Poplar and Market streets, Laurel, 6:30-10:30 a.m.; $5 for adults and $3 for ages 6-12. Benefits college scholarship fund.

MEETINGS

Nanticoke Auxiliary Meeting
Annual Nanticoke Health Services Auxiliary meeting, Wednesday, Jan. 12, 11 a.m., Seaford Golf & Country Club. Lunch is $10. Annual gift presentation to the hospital.

Sussex Pomona Grange
Sussex County Pomona Grange meets Thursday, Jan. 13, 6:30 p.m., with a covered dish dinner, followed by the regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. Hosted by the Broadcreek Grange, Rt. 9 near Laurel. Call Rosalie Walls at 856-3367.

Seaford AARP Chapter
AARP Seaford Area Chapter 1084 meets Thursday, Jan. 13, at the Methodist Manor House Fellowship Hall in Seaford, 1:30 p.m. Seaford area includes western Sussex County from Delmar to Greenwood. The guest speaker will be Michael J. Koli, executive director of Rebuilding Together. Public invited. Call 875-5086.

Equine Council Meeting
All those interested in horses are welcome and encouraged to attend the meeting of the Delaware Equine Council to be held on Monday, Jan. 17, in Harrington, at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Exhibitor’s Hall building, north entrance. For more information, contact Paula Barto, 302-629-5233.

Historical Society Meeting
Annual meeting for members of Seaford Historical Society on Monday, Jan. 17, 6 p.m. Eastern Star building, North Pine Street. Entertainment, election of officers and trustees for 2005, and voting on recently revised by-laws will follow dinner.Each family is asked to bring a covered dish, either salad, vegetable or dessert. Cost is $3 per person. Reservations must be made before Jan. 14. Call Gloria Burton at 629-3470.

AARP Widowed Persons
The Seaford Chapter of the AARP-Widowed Persons Service meets Tuesday, Jan. 18, 12:30 p.m. at the Golden Corral. Guest speaker will be the manager of the 911 system. Widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend.
ONGOING

VFW Bingo on Jan. 9
Bingo at Seaford VFW 4961, second Sunday of each month. This month will be Jan. 9. Doors open at 5:15 p.m., games start at 7 p.m.

Bookmobile Schedule
Local Bookmobile schedule: On Wednesday, Jan. 19: The Child Craft Company Seaford, 9:45-10:15 a.m.; Bethel, Bethel Store, 10:45-11 a.m.; Layton’s Riveria, Seaford, 11:15-11:30 a.m.; Sussex Manor M.H. Park, Seaford, 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; Methodist Manor, Seaford, 1:15-1:45 p.m.; Seaford Center, Seaford, 2-2:30 p.m.; Coverdale Day Care, Rt. 18, 3:15-3:45 p.m.; Walker’s Mill M.H. Park, Bridgeville, 4-4:40 p.m.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Railroad Club Open House
Delmarva Model Railroad Club open house, Saturday, Jan. 8, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 9, noon to 5 p.m., Camelot Hall, downtown Delmar. Free admission. Refreshments.

‘The Crucible’ on Stage
Take II Drama Club of Sussex Central High Schools, Centre for Visual and Performing Arts presents Arthur Miller’s, “The Crucible,” Thursday, Jan. 13, through Saturday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m., at the Old Sussex Central High School, 301 West Market St., Georgetown. General admission is $5. Contact Insley Fowler at 841-7364 or Jon Lee at 934-3166.

Auxiliary Sale at Hospital
Nanticoke Health Services Auxiliary mid-winter sale in the lobby of the hospital, Friday, Jan. 14, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

MLK Celebration on Jan. 17
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Day of Celebration, Monday, Jan. 17. Prayer breakfast, Seaford Golf & Country Club, 8 a.m., tickets are $10. Celebration continues at the Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., teen summit, community recognition, entertainment, theme contest, door prizes, lunch, free admission. Donations are needed. Prayer breakfast tickets and information, phone 629-9497.

Father/Daughter Dance
Fourth annual Father/Daughter Valentine’s Dance, Mt. Olivet U.M. Church, Seaford, Friday, Feb. 4. Tickets ($5) go on sale Jan. 1. Phone 629-4458.

Teddy Bear Brunch
Teddy Bear Brunch to benefit the Salisbury Zoo Sat., Feb. 5, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Salisbury Moose Lodge, 833 Snow Hill Road. Best Dressed Bear Contest, silent auction, live music, meet the author of “T. Rex at Swan Lake”, Lisa Carrier, coloring contest, door prizes, face painting and food. Live entertainment by Jim Schomann and Bill Stuart. Donation: $10 adult, $6 children under 12, children under 5 free. Call 410-860-6880, ext. 8

YOUTH EVENTS

Stay & Play at Parks & Rec
The “Parents As Teachers” (PAT) Stay & Play — Parents and children (birth to age three) are invited to play together, listen to a story, learn new songs and finger plays, and network with other families. Free. No registration required. Sessions are Mondays, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Seaford Dept. of Parks & Recreation (SDPR), 320 Virginia Ave., Seaford. Parent educator, Cris Henderson. (Closed on school holidays.) Call Anna Scovell at 856-5239 for more information.

TRIPS

Cruise to Bermuda
Seaford AARP Chapter 1084 is sponsoring a Bermuda cruise aboard Celebrity Horizon, out of Norfolk April 30-May 7, 2005. Ports of call include Hamilton and St. George. Phone 629-7419.