Singles Supper to hold dinner
The Singles Supper Club will hold a buffet dinner Saturday, July 8, 6 p.m.
Dancing will follow with disc jockey Justin Reynolds. Tickets are $25.
Reservation must be made by July 3. For more information call Jeanne, 629-2683,
or Mary Ann, 537-2232.
Trips to Camden Yards set
The Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Georgetown,
is sponsoring two trips to Baltimore Orioles games in July. On Saturday evening,
July 15, the Birds play the Atlanta Braves, and on Sunday, July 30, they take the
field against the Cleveland Indians.
Tickets for Adult Plus+ members are $30; for members of the general public,
$34; for Delaware Tech students, $33; and for children under age 18 $31.
Cost includes round trip bus transportation between the Carter Partnership
Center and Camden Yards and admission to the game. For more information on
these and other Adult Plus+ offerings, call 856-5618.
Vendors sought for Bethel fest
Bethel Historical Society is planning its annual Heritage Day for Saturday,
Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The day will begin with the traditional parade
on Main Street at 10:30 a.m. Scheduled events include a decorated bike contest
with prizes and a pet contest with prizes. There will also be a petting zoo, pony
rides, games for children music and refreshments. Vendors will include antique
dealers, crafts people and demonstrators.
To be in the parade, or to rent a vendor space ($15), call Jo Spence at 875-5425.
Go to the game, help clubs
A special night of Shorebirds baseball will be held on Thursday, July 13, at
Arthur W. Perdue Stadium, Salisbury, Md. Sponsored by the Hertrich Family of
Automobile Dealerships, tickets for the game are available for a discount price
of $6.50, with proceeds benefiting Boys and Girls Club of Delaware.
The game will feature the Hagerstown Suns and the Delmarva Shorebirds, with
special guest, 'Birdzerk.' For ticket information call 410-219-3112 or contact
any local unit of Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware.
Teens to do 'Alice'
Possum Point Players' teenage program, Possum Juniors, is producing 'Alice in
Wonderland' for this summer. Performances will be July 21, 22, 23, 28, 29 and 30
at Possum Hall in Georgetown. Performances on July 21, 22, 28 and 29 will begin
at 7 p.m. Performances on July 23 and 30 begin at 2 p.m.
Possum Point Players and the Delaware National Bank will host a pre-theatre
tea party in honor of their Junior production of 'Alice in Wonderland.' Joining
in the fun, starting one hour before each performance, will be some of Alice's
friends (and enemies) that she meets as she travels through Wonderland.
Tickets may be reserved by calling Possum Point Players' ticketline at 856-4560.
Tickets are $6 for all performances. For more information contact Possum Point
Players at 856-3460.
Players plan summer play
Second Street Players will present the British comedy, 'Move Over Mrs. Markham,'
July 14, 15, 16, 21, 22 and 23. Mistaken identities will be the order of the
evening. The adult comedy is directed by Curt Stickel and features Kelly Holliger,
Destiny Kerstetter, Thom McFarland, Kane Mowrey, Rosanne Park, Bonnie Russell and
Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinees, 3 p.m. All tickets are
$10 for Friday and Saturday shows; senior citizens and students pay a discount $9
for Sunday matinees only. Tickets are now on sale; for reservations, call 422-0220.
The players' Riverfront Theatre is at 2 S. Walnut in downtown Milford. The theatre
is air-conditioned and accessible to people with disabilities. Second Street
Players are supported in part by the Delaware Division of the Arts and the Sussex
New pageant planned
Applications for a new Sussex County Pageant will be available beginning Friday,
July 28. This pageant is open to all females between the ages of 4 to 16 years old
and who have lived in Sussex County for at least one year. There are four age
divisions: Little Miss Sussex County, ages 4-6; Juvenile Miss Sussex County,
ages 7-9; Miss Pre-teen Sussex County, ages 10-12; and Miss Teen Sussex County,
Applications will be available at Trader's Jewelry & Gift Shop, 116 Second Street,
Lewes, between the hours of 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday; and Casual
Cut's Hair Salon, Sussex 469 behind Georgetown Plaza Shopping Center in Georgetown,
between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., on Tuesday, Thursdays and Fridays.
The pageant is set for Saturday, Oct. 21. All proceeds will benefit the Make-A-Wish
Foundation of the Mid-Atlantic Inc. Deadline for applications is Sept. 15. For more
information call (302) 855-9595.
Country music fest planned
The University of Delaware's Summer Arts Festival presents 'Country Music Fest
2000,' featuring recording artist Bryan White with special guest stars, the
Kinleys. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at the University of Delaware's Virden
Center, Pilottown Road, Lewes.
Proceeds will benefit Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware. Food and beverages will
be served by Jimmy's Grille, Bridgeville. Tickets are $12.50 in advance and $15
at the gate. For ticket information call (302) 856-1990, 855-1620 or 629-8801.
Country Music Fest 2000 is sponsored by Comcast Cable Television, Pepsi, Great
American Country, Delaware River and Bay Authority and Jimmy's Grille.
LambJam set for August
The mid-Atlantic's largest Christian music event is returning to Eagle's Nest
Campground near Milton, on Aug. 18 and 19. Lamb Jam 2000 has been expanded to
include a Friday night program, plus a full-day of concerts on Saturday.
Headlining this year's festival is FFH, a band originally from Lancaster, Pa.,
that hit it big in the contemporary Christian music field last year with a string
of number one radio singles. The group is best known for its debut smash hit
'Big Fish,' and records on the Nashville-based Essential label.
Other national acts signed to perform at LambJam are Jonathan Pierce, The Darin's,
Russ Lee, Tammy Trent, Natalie Grant, and comedian Jeff Allen. Regional artists
include Baltimore's acoustic rock band Forever Moon and Virginia's Doug Farris &
A LambJam 2000 Kick-Off Party and Youth Rally have been added to the schedule for
Friday night, Aug. 18, featuring the new Christian band Plus One. Tickets for
LambJam 2000 are available by calling The Light FM at 1-888-LAMBJAM on online
through iTickets.com. More information is available at the LambJam website found
Democratic jamboree set
Sussex County Democrats will hold their annual jamboree Saturday, Aug. 26.
For more information contact Tim Willard, 645-5470.