Spring Festival set for Saturday, May 6
Epworth Christian School in Laurel is hosting its third annual Spring
Festival on Saturday, May 6, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The day opens with an indoor 200-family yard sale at 7 a.m. Scrapple
sandwiches and baked goods will be available.
An auction takes center stage at 10 a.m., featuring collectibles,
goods and services. New this year will be a silent auction from 8
a.m. to noon, featuring baskets that ECS classes have assembled. Seventeen
baskets will be auctioned with themes like NASCAR, toys, Mother's
Day, Car Care, Memory Album and the Shore Birds.
WXPZ radio's live broadcast from the festival grounds begins at 10
Children's games and entertainment begin at 10 a.m. and continue until
4 p.m. In addition there will be a puppet show for the children at
11 a.m., a performance by the award winning Small Wonder vaulting
team at 1 p.m. and a clown visit at 3 p.m.
Live music on the grounds starts at 1 p.m. Local singing groups will
be performing, culminating in a concert by Crimson King at 6 p.m.
Chicken barbecue platters are available for $5 from 11 a.m. until
6 p.m. Advance tickets are necessary and are available through the
school office. There will also be crab cakes, hot dogs, funnel cakes,
snow cones and cotton candy for sale on the grounds.
The festival will take place rain or shine. For details, call 875-4488.
Supper will include oysters
A buffet supper featuring oysters will be held Saturday, May 6, 6
p.m., at Cokesbury Community Center, near Reliance. The public is
invited. Price is $8. There will be one seating only and no carry
outs will be available. This is sponsored by United Methodist Women.
Fashion show set for May 25
The Sussex County Women's Democrat Club's sixth annual fashion show
will be Thursday, May 25, at Sussex Pines Country Club in Georgetown.
The luncheon will begin at 11:30 a.m. The fashions will be from Cullum's
Apparel of Georgetown.
For details, call 226-9044.
SGCC member for a day
Seaford Golf and Country Club invites families to visit the club Saturday,
June 3, at noon. After a brief orientation, visitors will be welcome
to have lunch, play a round of golf, use the tennis courts, or go
for a swim in the pool. The only cost will be for food and beverage
and the cart fee for golf. The initiation fee is being waived for
anyone who joins the club this year.
For details, contact the business office at 629-9064.
AAUW dessert social planned
The Seaford Branch of AAUW will host a dessert social on Tuesday,
May 23. Sue Manlove will be hostess and the program will begin at
7 p.m. Guests include this year's scholarship winner and a previous
winner, Justin Caldro. Justin will talk about her experiences in college
and recent travel adventures.
The AAUW will also be giving savings bonds to two middle school students
for their achievements in the annual science fair. For details, call
Diane LeCompte at 629-2249. Reservations are due May 20.
Motorcycles to race May 19
Harley Davidson/Buell of Seaford and the Harley Davidson Shop of Ocean
City are presenting the first AMA Hot Shoe Motorcycle Race at the
Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington on May 19.
Harley Davidson/Buell of Seaford will also host an autograph signing
with racer Jay Springsteen on May 18, 4 to 7 p.m.
Man of LaMancha is open
Possum Point Players are presenting "Man of LaMancha," a musical rendition
of the life of Don Quixote featuring the hit song, "Dream The Impossible
Dream." Tickets are still available for the May 5 and 6 performances,
which begin at 8 p.m., and for the 2 p.m. performance on May 7. Tickets
are $13 each, and for the matinee shows only, there are senior and
students tickets available for $11. For tickets, call 856-4560. The
performance will be in Possum Hall, Georgetown.
Legion plans sales, meals
The American Legion Auxiliary will hold a yard and bake sale Saturday,
May 6, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the legion hall, Front Street, Seaford.
Breakfast and lunch will be served.