Laurel News Briefs
Thursday, March 18, 2004
Laurel Little League Dance
Laurel Little League dance will be Saturday, March 20, at Laurel American Legion, 8 p.m.-midnight, with DJ and cash bar. Doors open at 7:30 p.m., $30 a couple, $25 per individual. Price of ticket includes a motorcycle raffle ticket (drawing on Nov. 6). Call 875-7903 for tickets or information.

Beef, Dumpling Dinner
Beef and dumpling dinner, Mt. Zion Church, U.S. 13A, Laurel, Saturday, March 20, 5 p.m. Cost is $7 and tickets will be available at the door. 629-4236.

For all programs call 875-5163 to register or for more information. Advanced animal tracking - Saturday March 20, 1 a.m. This class is designed for those who are looking for a more advanced form of animal tracking. Wear clothes and shoes that can get wet or muddy.

Laurel Lioness Basket Bingo
Laurel Lioness Club will hold a Longaberger Basket Bingo, Tuesday, March 23, at the Laurel Fire Hall, 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are available from any Lioness member, at His & Hers Hair Stylists located in Calio Plaza, or by calling 875-2569. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Grand prize feature with ticket purchase is the “corner hamper.” Refreshments will be provided. Door prizes, raffles.
Quilt Show and Luncheon
Quilt show and luncheon, Saturday, March 27, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church in Laurel, admission is $10. Food includes: homemade chicken salad, muffins, and desserts. Bed quilts, antique quilts and wall hangings will be on display, 875-2729.

Dinner Platters Available
Dinner platters (oyster, chicken, fish), St. John AME Zion Church, Ross Point, Laurel, Saturday, April 3, noon. 875-4042.

Laurel Easter Parade
The 4th annual Easter Parade is scheduled for Saturday, April 3, in Laurel beginning at noon. Participants are needed. If you or your organization is interested, contact Florence Stanley at 302-875-4123 or the Rev. Carol Hopkins, pastor of New Zion United Methodist Church at 875-0727. Respond by Friday, March 26.

Alumni Cow Drop Upcoming
The Laurel Alumni Association Cow Drop will be April 18. Tickets are for sale at O’Neal Bros., MCM Jewelers, and the Insurance Market for $10 per square. This is a major fund raiser for scholarships.