Train show this Saturday
Seaford Volunteer Fire Department’s annual Toy and Train Show will take place Saturday, Feb. 16. This is the eighth show hosted by the fire department. The show takes place at the fire department’s banquet hall on King and Cannon streets in Seaford. The doors open for the public at 9 a.m. Saturday and the show lasts until 3 p.m.
More than 100 tables will display both old and new toys as well as model and antique trains. A highlight of the show has been the large HO layout sponsored by members of the DelMarVa Model Railroad Club. The Seaford Ladies Auxiliary will provide both breakfast and lunch items for sale.
Admission is $3 for adults with children under 12 admitted free with a paying adult. A few dealer tables are still available and may be reserved by calling Kevin Brown at 629-3142. All profits from the show benefit the Seaford Volunteer Fire Dept. and its ladies auxiliary.
TRIAD to meet Feb. 14
The Western Sussex County TRIAD will hold its next meeting Thursday, Feb. 14, 10 a.m. at the Nanticoke Senior Center, 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford. The TRIAD organization is comprised of citizens and law enforcement working together to ensure for the safety and quality of life needs of senior citizens.
Featured will be a presentation on transient groups and con artists. All members of the community are invited.
Photo convention set
Delaware Professional Photographers Inc., will hold their annual convention at the Sands Hotel and Convention Center, Rehoboth Beach, Feb. 16 through 18. On Saturday, Feb. 16, Tony Sweet will speak on, “The Design of Nature.”
His work is published on greeting cards, calendars, post cards, posters, annual reports, catalogs and electronic mediums.
Sunday, Feb. 17, will feature Carl Leinbach, a certified Adobe expert in Photoshop, In Design, GoLive, and Acrobat. His program on the digital studio will include digital retouch, repair of glasses glare, eliminating facial shine and digital vignette.
The awards banquet will be Sunday evening, beginning at 7:30 .
On Monday, Feb. 18, Clay Blackmore will speak on modern weddings. Call 629-4396 for details.
Theater coming to CHEER
At 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21, the Footlight Players will present “Broadway Remembered,” a musical extravaganza of the best of the Broadway hit songs, at the CHEER Community Center, 5 Sand Hill Road, Georgetown.
Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
CHEER Center plans dinner
Greenwood CHEER Center will host a spaghetti dinner Friday, Feb. 22, 5 to 7 p.m. Ticket prices are $5 for ages 12 and up, $4 for ages 6 to 12 and $3 for ages 3 to 5.
Children 2 and under eat free. Proceeds will benefit the CHEER Nutrition Program which serves daily meals to more than 12,000 seniors each year.
For tickets, call Shelley Strain, Greenwood center director, at 302-349-5237.
Breakfast buffet planned
A breakfast buffet will be served by the Galestown Ruritan Club Sunday, Feb. 24, 7 to 10 a.m., at the Galestown (Md.) Community Hall.
Cost is $5 for adults, $3 children 6-12 years of age.