Legion Scholarships apply now
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit #19, Laurel, is giving two $500 scholarships to deserving seniors at Laurel High School. To request scholarship applications please call Sheila Littleton at 875-4354. Deadline for scholarship application requests is April 25.
Bring your pet in for its paw to be impressed in stoneware clay, creating a paperweight. Don't have a pet? Bring the little children for a hand print. The cost is $4 and all proceeds benefit the Laurel Church of The Nazarene programs. Call for appointment. The Odd Shop, 124 E. Market St., Laurel, 875-8708.
Laurel Library celebrates
Monday, April 2 - After School Make It/Take It Craft from 4-6 p.m. for children ages 5 and older.
Wednesday, April 4 - Family Story Time at 6:30 p.m. - open to children of all ages and their families.
Friday, April 6 - Story Teller Donna Prine at 4 p.m. - open to all ages.
Saturday, April 7 - 10:30 a.m. - "What Makes Poetry Poetry?" - a workshop for children ages 8-12 presented by Richard Davison from the University of Delaware, sponsored by the Delaware Humanities Foundation. Preregistration is required.
And also on Saturday at 1:30 p.m.- Mad Magazine Cartoonist Bob Clark will present a demonstration and workshop. Preregistration is required.
Spring Festival at Senior Center April 6
Laurel Senior Center, 113 Central Ave., presents its annual Spring Festival, on Friday, April 6, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. the menu consists of all homemade delicacies: oyster fritters and Chicken salad sandwiches, vegetable soup, pies and ice cream. Carry outs and delivery also available. There also will be baked goods, crafts and White Elephant tables.
Class of 1986 15-year reunion planned
The Laurel High School Class of 1986 is actively planning a 15-year reunion for July of this year. Anyone who has not been contacted, call Ginger (Nichols) Williams at 1-410-546-5283 or e-mail her at email@example.com as soon as possible.
New Books at Laurel Library
The following new Adult books are at the Laurel Public Library: "The Program," by Stephen White; "Birds of Prey," by J.A. Jance; "Edge of Danger," by Jack Higgins; "Equivocal Death," by Amy Gutman; "The Kill Artist," by Daniel Silva; "Riley the Morning," by Sandra Brown; "Never Satisfied: How and why men cheat," by Michael Baisden; "Hour Before Daylight: Memories of my rural boyhood," by Jimmy Carter; "Summer Island," by Kristin Hannah; "The Villa," by Nora Roberts.
All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner April 7
Boy Scout Troop 90 of Laurel will be hosting their famously delicious All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, April 7, at Centenary United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Laurel. Lunch Carry-outs will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for $5. (Delivery to local businesses may be arranged by calling 846-2478 in advance.) Dinner will be served from 3:30-7 p.m. at a cost of $5 for adults and carry-outs. Children under 12 are $3, under 6 are free. Come out and support the scouts.
Laurel Lioness Dessert Theater April 7
The Laurel Lioness will be presenting their Dessert Theater again this year on Saturday, April 7, at the Laurel High School Gym. Dessert will be served at 7:30; show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $8. The show will featuring Christina Harrison, Celtic Singer and songwriter, with Bill belcher on Guitar. Christina tours Europe and the US extensively and last summer while in Scotland recorded her new CD.
For tickets and table reservations call Ruth Feeney at 875-5354 or tickets can be purchased from any member of the Lioness Club. This will be an evening to remember.