Bulletin Board
Thursday, June 1st, 2000
Golf tourney set for June 16
The Seaford Kiwanis Club announces plans for the 14th annual Foundation Golf Tournament. The proceeds from this anniversary event will go to the club's Foundation Endowment which provides scholarships to needy and well-deserved senior students each year. The tournament is scheduled for June 16 at the Seaford Golf & Country Club. Businesses may sponsor a special event or donate a door prize. Anyone wishing to play should call for reservations immediately. The entry fee will include buffet lunch, golf fee, cart, hospitality cart and awards party. Every participant will receive a bag of goodies and a door prize. Awards up to $250 of merchandise, certificates for closest to the pin and straightest drive, plus a new car and other prizes for a hole in one will be available to all golfers. The tourney is limited to the first 96 entrants. For details, contact Ron Breeding at 628-6002 (day) or 629-3964 (night).

Driver's training for seniors
Nanticoke Senior Center, Seaford, is offering a 55 Alive/Mature Driving program for people 50 and older June 1 and 2, 8:30 a.m. to noon. The course is sponsored by AARP and stresses how older drivers may operate motor vehicles more safely, physical changes that affect senior citizens as well as recommendations on how to handle them. Upon completion of the course, participants receive a certificate entitling them to a 10 percent reduction in personal and no-fault liability insurance premiums for three years. A 15-percent discount is given to anyone repeating the course after three years. Cost is $10 per person. Call the center at 629-4939 to enroll.

Join SGGC for a day
Saturday, June 3, the Seaford Golf and Country Club will be open to prospective members. After a brief orientation, participants may have lunch and then 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. For those who join the club through December 2000, the initiation fee will be waived. For details, call 629-9064.

O.E.S. to hold dinner
The Order of the Eastern Star #7, Sussex County, is having a covered-dish dinner Friday, June 2. Admission is $6 or $3 and a covered dish. Installation of officers was held Tuesday, May 9, at the Sheraton Inn in Dover. James Parker was installed as Worthy Grand Patron. Grand Electra is Arlene Traister, Grand Chaplin is Agnes Parker, Grand Trustee is Jackie Fooks and Deputy Grand Lecturer is Ethelene Krauss. The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization in the world for both men and women. It has over 10,000 chapters in the United States, Canada and 18 other countries.
Oyster dinner set for June 3
On Saturday, June 3, at 6 p.m., a buffet supper with oysters will be held at Cokesbury Community Center, near Reliance. The public is invited. Price is $8. There will be no carry outs and there will be one seating only. Sponsor is United Methodist Women.

Tickets on sale for pageant
Tickets are on sale for the annual Miss Delaware Pageant set for Friday, June 9, and Saturday, June 10, at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center. The pageant will feature Susan Powell, Miss America 1981, as mistress of ceremonies, Miss Delaware 1985 Michelle Harris Anderson and reigning Miss Delaware 1999 Kama Boland.
Tickets can be obtained via the Miss Delaware web site at www.missdelaware.org. Advanced ticket orders will be available for pick up at the Will-Call Office of the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center on the evening of June 9. For more information, call Susan McNeill at 302-996-9088.

Chicken Fest to be in Berlin
The 52nd annual Delmarva Chicken Festival will be June 9 and 10 in Berlin, Md. All activities, including a carnival, will take place along Main Street in historic downtown Berlin. Features will include an arts and crafts show, home and trade show, entertainment and wide selection of food choices, as well as children's activities. The Delmarva Chicken Festival is sponsored by Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. For additional information, call 302-856-9037 or 410-641-4775.

Festival to be full of hot air
The 11th annual Delmarva Hot Air Balloon & Craft Festival will take place on June 9 and 10 at 424 Mulberry St., Milton. On Friday, June 9, the festival will run from noon to 9 p.m. and on Saturday the event will run from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The festival will have 150 craft, art and antique dealers. It will feature a large selection of food choices including funnel cakes, pork BBQ, cheesesteaks, chilidogs and homemade lemonade. The event costs $3 per car. A limited number of balloon rides are offered at $150 per person. For the children there will be carnival rides, inflatibles, face painting and rock climbing.

Arsenic and Old Lace to open
Tickets are now on sale for the Possum Point Players' summer comedy "Arsenic and Old Lace," a tale of two innocent old ladies who populate their cellar with the remains of socially and religiously "acceptable" roomers. The play will be presented on June 16, 17, 23 and 24 at 8 p.m., and on June 18 and 30 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $11 each and senior/student discounts are available for the matinee performances only. Tickets may be reserved by calling Possum Point Players' ticketline at 302-856-4560.