Bulletin Board
Thursday, April 6th, 2000
 
Del Tech gala set
"Starry, Starry Night," an annual fund-raising gala to benefit the Excellence Through Technology Campaign of Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus, will be Saturday, April 15.
The event will include a reception, dinner, champagne dessert and concert by Quin Tango, a world-renowned quintet of two violins, cello, bass and piano playing unique arrangements of tango music.
Tickets are $50 per person; $30 is tax-deductible. For details, call 855-1600, Ext. 9620.

Easter 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.

Adult Plus+ plans trips
The following excursion is sponsored by the Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus:
• 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.

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.

Art show to benefit B&G Club
On Friday evening, April 7, the Oak Orchard/Riverdale Civic Association and the Kiwanis of Millsboro will host an art show and auction to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Oak Orchard.
The event will take place at the new CHEER Center, at US 9 and Sandhill Road, Georgetown. The cost of tickets is $10.
A cash bar will be available. Preview time is 7 p.m. with the auction beginning at 8 p.m.
For tickets, contact Geri Wallace at 945-9242 or 945-4485. Art information may be obtained at www.heismanart.com

Club to serve steak, pizza
The second annual Steak & Pizza Dinner will take place at the Boys & Girls Club on Saturday, April 8, at 6 p.m. The fund-raiser benefits programming for youth.
Tickets are $25 or a table for $100 (four adults and four children).
Attending the banquet will be Chuck Thompson, Baltimore Colts Hall of Fame sportscaster, Tom Matte, former member of the Colts, John Taylor, retired from the San Francisco 49-ers, and Peter Boulware, one of the top defensive players in the NFL from the Baltimore Ravens.
According to Dave Crimmins, director of the Western Sussex Club, the banquet is not only a fund-raiser but also a perfect opportunity for youth in the area to meet and talk with positive role models who live in the community.
"Children and adults sit together during the dinner and have conversations about current issues. It's a great opportunity for some mentoring and bonding," he said.

Immigrants topic of meeting
A display of photographs of the part of Guatemala from which most of the Hispanics in Sussex County emigrate will be a feature of the Sussex County League of Women Voters meeting on April 11, at 7 p.m. in room 320 of the Arts and Science Building at Delaware Technical and Community College, Georgetown.
These were taken by photographer Michael Oates during the making of a documentary film about these immigrants.
The speaker for the evening will be Mark J. Miller, professor of political science and international relations at the University of Delaware, where he has taught since 1978.
He has written and lectured extensively about international migration.
The Rev. Jim Lewis of Bethany Beach will attend the meeting as an informal participant, and it is hoped that representatives of agencies dealing with the problems of immigrants in the Georgetown area will also be present.
The public is welcome at this and all SCLWV meetings. Admission is free, and refreshments will be served. For further information call 856-2199.

With the play, a little dinner
Possum Point Players (PPP) will premiere a dinner theater at Possum Hall in Georgetown, for the Saturday, April 29, performance of their spring musical "Man of La Mancha."
The meal will be prepared by Bonnie Reeves, Mary Ann Hook and Louise Hartzell, assisted by their husbands, Lou, Al and Jim, respectively. This is the same group that prepared the meals that became so popular when PPP held their annual January dinner theater in Millsboro several years ago.
The cost of the dinner theater will be $30 a person and the main entree will be the chicken in filo dough that was so popular when PPP served it in Millsboro. Tickets for the musical only will be $13 with the customary $2 discount on Sunday matinees for students and senior citizens.
Season ticket holders who wish to attend the dinner theater will be charged an additional $17 since this dinner theater is not part of the original season.
The show will open on Friday, April 28, at 8 p.m. On Saturday, April 29, doors for dinner theater patrons will open at 6 p.m., with dinner served at 7 p.m. The show will follow immediately after dinner (at 8 p.m.).
The show on Sunday, April 30, will be at 2 p.m. Closing weekend will be Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 5, 6, and 7. Show times will be 8 p.m., 8 p.m., and 2 p.m., respectively.
Anyone interested in purchasing tickets should call PPP's ticketline at (302) 856-4560.

Lodge to host Casino Night
The Cape Henlopen Elks Lodge 2540, Rt. 23 outside Lewes, is holding a Casino Night on Friday, April 7, from 7 p.m. till midnight.
Admission is $4. Only those 21 or older will be admitted. Call 645-7016 for more information.