The Kiwanis Club of Seaford will be offering two scholarships to graduating
high school seniors residing in the Seaford School District. Scholarship
applications are available from the Seaford Senior High School Guidance
Department or by contacting Fred Glime at 629-3652 or Ron Breeding
at 629-9173. Application deadline is April 10.
Homeowner funds available
The Delaware State Housing Authority and the City of Seaford announce
that $250,000 has been set aside to help Seaford homeowners repair
heating systems, upgrade electrical and plumbing systems, replace
roofing and repair structural problems. The money can also be used
to finance the cost of making a unit accessible to the handicapped.
An informational meeting will be held in the Seaford Council Chambers,
302 E. King St., Thursday, March 9, at 7 p.m. Bernadette McCabe from
DSHA will be present to review the program and answer any questions.
For details, call Ron Breeding at 629-9173.
Acorn Club to hold breakfast
The GFWC-Acorn Club will hold its annual prayer breakfast Thursday,
March 9, at the Seaford Golf and Country Club at 9:30 a.m. Religion
chairman Betty Daudt will introduce the special speaker, Barbara Wilson,
a Methodist minister who has three churches in Laurel. Marian Kesler,
the club's music chairman, will introduce the entertainment for the
The hostesses are Mabel Gassaway and Libby Himes. Fine arts co-chairmen
are Lillian Deputy and Lorene Messick.
Geraniums are on sale
The Seaford American Association of University Women is taking orders
for the annual geranium sale to raise money for local scholarships.
Plants are $4 each in red, white, pink or fuchsia. To order, call
629-4637, 629-2252 or any AAUW member by Friday, March 17. Plants
will be picked up at the West Seaford School parking lot on Saturday,
May 6, between 9 and 11 a.m.
Club to honor women, group
The Soroptimist Club will present awards to two women who are making
a difference in their communities. It will also recognize an organization
that is benefiting the community.
For information or to request nomination forms, call Jamie Sizemore
at 629-2033 or Susan White at 629-8014. Completed forms must be returned
before March 15.
to hold oyster dinner
A buffet supper with oysters will be held at Cokesbury Community Center,
near Reliance on Saturday, March 4, at 6 p.m. The public is invited.
Price is $8. There will be no carryouts available and there will be
one seating only. This affair is sponsored by United Methodist Women.
Senior center plans activities
The Nanticoke Senior Center, 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford, has planned
the following activities:
Thursday, March 2 - 10 a.m., dominoes, games and indoor shuffleboard;
10:30 a.m., Bible study; 1 p.m., arthritis exercise class.
Friday, March 3 - 9 a.m., pinochle and bridge; 10 a.m., dominoes,
games and indoor shuffleboard; 1 p.m., bingo.
Monday March 6 - 9 a.m., pinochle and bridge; 10 a.m., games and shuffleboard;
10:30 a.m., visits to the post office and banks; 1 p.m., bingo.
Tuesday, March 7 - 9 a.m., trip to Treasures of the Sea and Doll Exhibit
at Del Tech; 10 a.m., games and shuffleboard, crafts, fitness and
nutrition class with Mike Hall; 1 p.m., beginners' crochet class,
arthritis exercise class.
Wednesday, March 8 - 9 a.m., pinochle and bridge; 10 a.m., games and
shuffleboard, AARP tax preparation (by appointment only), blood pressure
check; 10:30 a.m., shopping at Roses; 1 p.m., members meeting.
Thursday, March 9 - 10 a.m., games and shuffleboard, TRIAD meeting;
11 a.m., Bible study; 1 p.m., crafts, arthritis exercise class.
The center is sponsoring a trip to Three Little Bakers dinner theatre
in Wilmington to see "Fiddler on the Roof" Wednesday, April 5. The
bus will leave the center at 3 p.m. and return around midnight. Cost
is $45 for members, $50 for non-members. Call the center at 629-4939
for more information.