to come to SHS
Lee Lessack and Joanne O'Brien will perform "An Enchanted Evening:
The Music of Broadway" Monday, Feb. 7, at 8 p.m. in the Seaford High
School auditorium. This is the third concert of the 1999-2000 Seaford
Community Concert Association series.
The show features selections of Broadway's favorite songs, from the
enduring standards of Rogers and Hammerstein to new classics by Andrew
Lloyd Webber, Like Oklahoma, West Side Story, South Pacific, Guys
& Dolls, The King and I, Cats, and more.
Lessack has been featured in the annual Cabaret Convention in New
York and in the West Coast Convention in San Francisco. He has a self-titled
album to his credit. O'Brien was named one of New York's "Ten Most
Promising Vocalists" and starred in numerous productions of Broadway
musicals and operas.
For further details on this concert and the concert series, call 629-8657
or 629-7832. Next concert will be on May 14, featuring Richard Morris
and Hector Olivera.
Democrats to meet Feb. 7
The Sussex County Democratic Executive Committee will meet Monday,
Feb. 7, 7 p.m. in room 555 of the Higher Education Building, Delaware
Technical and Community College, Georgetown. The meeting's agenda
will include candidate/campaign planning, bylaws, finance report and
convention delegate debriefing. All representative district chairs
will meet at 5:30 p.m. at 28 The Circle, Georgetown.
Sussex Democrats will meet the first Monday of every month in 2000
at the same time and place.
For more information, contact Tim Willard 856-7777.
Looking for runners
Team Diabetes is a fund-raising program of the American Diabetes Association.
It is recruiting runners and walkers to train for the Kona, Hawaii
Marathon scheduled for June 25. Participants may run or walk a full
marathon or half (26.2 miles), 10K or 5K in exchange for pledges collected
for diabetes research.
A meeting about the run will be Wednesday, Feb. 9, 7 p.m., at Holiday
Inn Express, Seaford. For information call 410-543-4530.
Club plans Valentine lunch
The DSFWC Acorn Club will have a Valentine covered-dish luncheon on
Thursday, Feb. 10 at noon in the Grace Baptist Church on Atlanta Road,
Sharon Shulder, Laurel, will make a presentation on quilting.
Hostesses are Betty Daudt and Barbara Burket.
Than Ever' is coming
Second Street Players is presenting "Closer Than Ever," a romantic
musical revue, Feb. 11, 12, and 13.
Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinee, 3
p.m. For reservations, call the players' ticketline, 422-0220. The
Players' Riverfront theater is located at 2 S. Walnut St., Milford.
Romance writers to sign books
Delaware Chapter of Romance Writers of America will hold a book signing
Saturday, Feb. 12, at B. Dalton Bookseller, Salisbury Centre.
Best-selling romance authors Colleen Faulkner, Seaford, and Judith
E. French will welcome readers between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.
Faulkner, winner of the Diamond Award for Author Excellence, will
autograph two new books, her historical romance, "Highland Bride,"
and "Maggie's Baby," her first contemporary romance.
Faulkner's mother, award-winning novelist, Judith E. French of Kent
County, will be signing her latest western, "Morgan's Woman," as well
as "Rachel's Choice," a Civil War novel played out against a Delaware
Singles to hold dance
The Singles Supper Club will hold a Valentine and Mardi Gras dinner
dance Saturday, Feb. 12, 5:30 p.m. at the Seaford Golf and Country
Club. Cost is $25 per person. For information call Peggy at 629-6026.
Del Tech to host play
A two-person stage performance dealing with diversity, acceptance
and equality will be held Wednesday, Feb. 16, at 1 p.m. in the Arts
& Science Center Theater at Delaware Technical & Community College,
Georgetown. The show is called "Aspects: Faces of America Too," and
incorporates shared ideas, concerns and experiences of young people
all over America. The performance is free and open to the public.
For reservations, call 856-5400, ext. 3040.
Dinner will help wildlife
The Delaware Wildlife Exposition's second annual benefit dinner and
auction will be Friday, Feb. 18, 6 p.m., at the Felton Fire Hall.
Included will be door prizes, raffles, a silent auction and a live
auction, with items donated by local artists, craftsmen and businesses.
Tickets are $20 per person, $35 a couple, and $15 for those 14 and
under. For details call (302) 323-5334.