eggs can be ordered
Christ Lutheran Church, Seaford, is selling homemade Easter eggs.
Peanut butter, coconut cream and butter cream are the flavors available.
Price is $2.50 each. To place an order call 875-0514 or 629-9751,
before April 13.
Scholarship deadline is April 3
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will award one
scholarship in the Laurel, Seaford or Woodbridge School District in
the amount of $1,000. This scholarship is open to senior women who
will be enrolled in a four-year college working toward a BA or BS
degree. A minimum 2.8 GPA is required.
An application form with accompanying cover letter detailing how to
apply is available in each high school guidance office. Deadline for
applications is April 3. For further information call Jean Gandek
Adult Plus+ plans trips
The following excursions are sponsored by the Adult Plus+ program
at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus:
March 17 - to the University of Pennsylvania Irvine Auditorium
for a St. Patrick's Day program, "The Irish É and How They Got That
Way!" Cost for Adult Plus+ members is $40; public $42; Delaware Tech
April 16 - to the Kennedy Center for a tribute by Liza Minelli
to her father, Vincente Minelli, master of the movie musical. Included
will be songs from "Meet Me In St. Louis, "Ziegfield Follies," "An
American in Paris" and "Gigi." Cost for Adult Plus members is $100;
general public, $105. For more information, or to register, call Adult
Plus+ at 856-5618.
Galestown plans yard sale
A yard sale is being held at Galestown Community Hall on Saturday,
March 18, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a bake table and a food table.
Tables may be rented for $5 each. For details, contact Randy Marine,
Buffet will feature chicken
A fried chicken buffet will be held Saturday, March 18, 2 to 6 p.m.,
at Bethany Church-Lowes Crossroads near Millsboro. Admission for adults
is $7.50 and for children is $3. Carry outs cost $7.50.
Boating course planned
The Seaford Flotilla of the Coast Guard Auxiliary will offer the Delaware
State Boating Course on March 18 and March 25, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., at
the Seaford Dupont plant.
A $6 registration fee covers the cost of course materials. For more
information or to register, call Wayne Hickman at 629-6337 or John
Gibson at 629-0276.
Meeting is for widowed
The Seaford Widowed Persons Service will meet Tuesday, March 21, 12:30
p.m. at the Golden Corral Restaurant on US 13, Seaford. The guest
speaker will be Robert Collins of the Greenwood Bison Farm. For details,
call Ruth Malti at 628-9014.
Events sought for calendar
Organizations hosting upcoming events can apply for a free listing
in the Summer/Winter Delaware Calendar of Events, published by the
Delaware Tourism Office (DTO). The calendar will provide detailed
listings of events held between July and December 2000 as well as
abbreviated listings of annual events held between January and December.
Events must be of interest to Delaware visitors and designed to attract
and accommodate at least 500 people. Call Carolyn Courtney at 302-672-6841
to receive a complete list of the calendar guidelines and an entry
form. Information must be received by DTO, 99 Kings Highway, Dover,
DE 19901, by March 27.
Dinner to feature dumplings
A chicken and dumpling dinner will be held at Ellendale Fire Hall
on Sunday, March 19, from noon to 5 p.m. This will benefit Ellendale
Fire Company. Cost for take outs is $8; for adults, $8; for children
ages 6-12, $3.
Beekeepers to meet
The Delaware State Beekeepers Association will host its annual meeting
Saturday, March 18, at the Messick Community Center in Harrington.
day will begin at 9:15 a.m. with coffee and donuts, and the meeting
will begin at 10 with greetings from Warren Seaver, the association
president, and reports from officers.
There is no registration fee and the public is welcome. For details,
A look at native history
Award-winning Native American singer, songwriter and storyteller Gladstone
will present "Native Reflections in History and Song" Thursday, March
23, 7-8:30 p.m., at the Carter Partnership Center, Delaware Technical
& Community College, Owens Campus.
Sponsored by the Adult Plus+ program, the performance will explore
Native American myths, legends and culture. Pre-registration is required;
refreshments will be served. Cost for Adult Plus+ members is $3; for
the general public, $5.
Delaware Tech students and children under 16 will be admitted free.
Call 856-5618 to register.
Players to do classic mystery
Second Street Players will present "The Mousetrap," an Agatha Christie
classic, March 24, 25, 26, 31 and April 1 and 2.
The mystery-thriller is the longest-running, continuously performed
theatrical production in English-speaking theatre, having been seen
on stages for more than 40 years. The players' production is the first
in southern Delaware in many years.
All seats are $12; senior citizens and students pay a discount price
of $11 for matinees only.
For reservations, call the Second Street Players; ticketline, 422-0220.
Second Street Players' Riverfront Theatre is located at 2 S. Walnut
St., downtown Milford.
Bingo set for March 21
The Laureate Epsilon chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority will hold
its second annual Longaberger Basket bingo Tuesday, March 21, at the
Seaford VFW on Middleford Road. The cost is $20 in advance or $25
at the door. The games begin at 7 p.m.
The proceeds will be used in part to fund the chapter's upcoming service
projects. With the proceeds from last year's event, the chapter was
able to sponsor a former sorority sister in the Relay for Life Walk,
to make a donation to the Delaware Hospice Festival of Trees event
and to make a donation to a local cancer victim's medical fund.
For information, contact Leeann Wells at 875-2200 or 628-9494.
CHEER selling Cat's Meow
Sussex County Senior Services Inc. has available a limited edition
of Cat's Meow renditions of the CHEER Community Center.
This is the first of a series that will include each of the buildings
in the CHEER community development as they are completed. Call 856-5187
for more information.
Bringing radio to life
The Rehoboth Art League and Possum Point Players' Ad Hoc Touring Company
will recreate two old-time radio comedies at the art league's chambers.
The touring company has prepared two "Fibber McGee and Molly" re-enactments.
Performance dates are Saturday, April 1, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April
2, at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 each and include a wine and cheese intermission.
Reservations are bing taken at the Possum Point Players' ticketline
AARP tax help offered
Free tax counseling and preparation for all taxpayers with middle
and low income, with special attention to those age 60 and older,
is available from AARP Tax-Aide through April 11.
AARP Tax Aid volunteers, trained in cooperation with the Internal
Revenue Service, will offer help with personal income tax returns
at the Nanticoke Senior Center, Seaford, 629-4939, and Methodist Manor
House, Middleford Road, Seaford, 629-4593. Service also is available
for homebound individuals.
Call for dates and times.
Additional site locations can be located by calling 1-888-AARP-NOW,
or visit the web site at www.aarp.org/taxaide.