play tickets on sale
Possum Point Players will present "A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody"
at Delaware Technical and Community College, Georgetown, Jan. 28 and
29. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. The production will follow
the meal. Tickets are $27 each and include dinner.
Reservations are being taken on Possum Point Player's 24-hour ticket
line at 856-4560.
Second Street plans play
Second Street Players will present "Dancing in the End Zone" Jan.
28, 29 and 30. Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m.; Sunday
matinee is at 3 p.m. All performances are in the Second Street Players'
Riverfront Theatre, 2 S. Walnut St., downtown Milford. Seats are reserved
and tickets are $8; senior citizens and students pay a discount price
of $7 for Sunday matinees. Groups of 10 or more pay a discount price
of $7 for any performance for advance reservations. For reservations,
Dance your blahs away
The Cruzers will provide the music for a dance planned for Saturday,
Jan. 29, 8 p.m. to midnight at the Multi-Purpose Community Center
in Georgetown, Sand Hill Road and US 9 (1 mile east of the circle.)
A cash bar and light snacks will be available. Cost is $5 per person
(only those 21 or older are welcome). For details, call 856-5187.
Fund-raiser to pay for sewers
The Ellendale Community Civic Improvement Association will hold a
dinner to raise funds for sewer hook-up fees for residents who cannot
afford the cost.
The event will be Saturday, Feb. 19, at 5 p.m. at the Philadelphia
Pentecostal Holiness Church (located on Old State Road), Ellendale.
Jimmy's Grille will cater dinner. Nathan Hill, president of Greenwood
Trust Bank, will be the keynote speaker.
Tickets are $15 for adults and $7 for children 12 and under and can
be purchased from Harold Truxon, 422-4304. No tickets will be sold
at the door.
Center to host socials
The CHEER Community Center will host a wine and cheese social the
last Thursday of each month beginning Jan. 27 in the lobby of the
new facility at the intersection of US 9 and Sand Hill Road in Georgetown.
The public is invited to come between 3 and 5 p.m. For more information,
set for 'Mouse Trap'
Second Street Players have scheduled auditions for "The Mouse Trap,"
the second play of the regular 2000 season. Auditions for the Agatha
Christy murder mystery are Monday, Jan. 31, and Tuesday, Feb. 1; both
auditions are at 7 p.m. in the players' Riverfront Theatre. Performance
dates are March 24, 25, 26 and 31, and April 1 and 2.
Riverfront Theatre is at 2 S. Walnut St., downtown Milford. For more
information, or those wishing to audition who cannot make the scheduled
dates, call 422-0220 and leave a message.
Talk to look at beekeeping
A meeting about ways beekeepers protect their bees will be Tuesday,
Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., at the University of Delaware's Research & Education
Center on US 9, approximately 6 miles west of Georgetown. For details,
Second Street to do revue
Second Street Players will present "Closer Than Ever," a musical revue,
Feb. 11, 12, and 13. Eddie Cohee is the director, cast members are
Andrew Byrd, Becky Chambers Gaffney, Kane Mowrey and Kenney Workman.
The show was previously presented as the entertainment for the 1999
Annual Trustees Gala.
Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinee, 3
p.m. For reservations, call the players' ticketline, 422-0220.Riverfront
theater is located at 2 S. Walnut St., downtown Milford.
Calendar is being planned
The Delaware Calendar of Events, winter-spring 2000 issue, published
by the Delaware Tourism Office, highlights nearly 200 events held
throughout the state. The calendar is published bi-annually to assist
those planning trips to Delaware in getting the most out of their
Guidelines for a free listing in the Summer-Fall 2000 Calendar of
events and a listing form are available by calling 302-672-6841. In
order to be considered, events must be of interest to Delaware visitors
and must be designed to attract and accommodate more than 500 people.
A free copy of the calendar can be obtained by calling the Delaware
Tourism Office's visitor information hotline at (800) 441-8846. Beginning
mid-February, continuously updated special event information will
also be available on DTO's new website, www.state.de.us/tourism.
For more information, call (800) 441-8846.