Golf to benefit museum
The Association of Retired Delaware State Police will host a golf tournament at Jonathanís Landing Golf Club, located at 1309 Ponderosa Drive, Magnolia, on June 27, at noon. The cost of the event is $65 per player and includes greens fees, cart, and dinner. The proceeds of the tournament will benefit the Delaware State Police Museum, which continues to provide visitors with an in-depth history of the division and an educational experience. For more information, or to register, contact Lester Johnson at 302-739-4211.
Galestown Community Club will hold an All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast on June 22, from 7 -10 a.m., atGalestown Community Hall. Food to include: sausage, scrapple, pancakes, eggs of your choice, sticky buns and much more. Call 410-883-3462 for more information.
The 6th Eastern Shore African-American (AFRAM) Festival will be held in the newly named Nutter Park on Collins Avenue, Seaford, Aug. 8-9.
The purpose of the extraordinary event is to strengthen our community through cultural awareness by exhibiting a heritage of unity, success, diversity and pride.
The AFRAM Festival will provide two glorious days of cultural vendors, Little Miss and Little Mister AFRAM pageants, ethnic foods, drummers, dancers, comedians, games, car show, parade and more. For details call 628-1908.
The next regular meeting of the Sussex County Airport Committee will be Wednesday, June 25, at the Sussex County Administrative Offices building (West Complex Rt. 113), Georgetown, at 6 p.m.
Street Rod Jamboree
The Southern Delaware Street Rod Associationís 14th Annual Rod & Custom Jamboree will be held June 27, 28, and 29, at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington.
The Jamboree is open to 1972 and older street rods, customs, classics and any year pro street. This is the largest car show on the Peninsula and the car club is anticipating 1700 show vehicles and 10,000 spectators. Show car registration is $35 for the three day event, Sunday only is $12; gate opens 8 a.m. daily.
Spectator admission is $5 per person, children under 12 are Free. Spectator gate hours are: Friday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; and Sunday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
No pets, bicycles, or coolers are allowed through the spectator gate. There will be a huge automotive flea market, arts and crafts vendors, new items and food vendors. Starting around 8:30 Saturday evening will be the very popular controlled burn outs, neon parade and flame thrower show at the grandstand. The teeter totter, pro-street parade and other car-oriented contests are conducted throughout the weekend. For more information: flea market: 629-4149; registration 629-4442; other 629-9874 or 349-4221.