Laurel Events
Thursday, August 3rd, 2000
 
There's music in the park
"Music in the Park" is held every Wednesday night through Aug. 30, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Laurel Park bandstand. Performers are: Aug. 2, Rob Carroll; Aug. 9, Somerset; Aug. 16, Lewis Family/Woodbridge Chorus; Aug. 23, Epworth Quartet; Aug. 30, group from St. Johns Church in Seaford. Admission is free. Sponsor is the Laurel Lions Club.

Improvement club plans event
Members of the Ross Point Improvement Club are planning their first Alumni Day for Saturday, Aug. 5. The event will be held on the school grounds from noon until 4 p.m. A brief program of information and history is planned.
For details, contact James West, 629-3433; Shirley Oney Caldwell, 875-5620; or Cora Norwood Selby, 875-3790. Phyllis Robinson is the RPIC president.

Hitchens to hold reunion
The 46th annual reunion of the Hitchens family will be Aug. 6, 1 p.m., at the Cypress Point pavilion on the north side of Trap Pond State Park. A buffet luncheon will be served under the direction of Ed Hitchens' family. Fried chicken will be provided. Ronald Bowden, president, will conduct a short business meeting after the luncheon.
Family and friends of the Hitchens family are invited.
Millers to hold gathering
The 16th reunion of the Samuel James Miller and Elizabeth Ellen Hastings Miller family will be Saturday, Aug. 12, at the Laurel Wesleyan Church fellowship hall at noon. Dinner will be served at 12:30 p.m. Each family is requested to bring a meat, and a vegetable or salad dish. For additional details contact Howard Dickerson, 302-846-9664.

Library adds books in August
The Laurel Public Library is adding new books:

Adult: "American Psycho" by Brett Easton Ellis; "Liar's Game" by Eric Jerome Dickey; "Nolo's WILL Book" by Denis Clifford; "The Minimalist Cooks at Home" by Mark Bittman; "Sylvia's Family Soul Food Cookbook" by Sylvia Woods.

Children: "Big Machines," DK Eyewitness Readers; "Olympics," DK Eyewitness Books; "Meeting Dolphins, My Adventures in the Sea" by Kathleen Dudzinski; "The Toll- Bridge Troll" by Patricia Rae Wolff; "Lost! A Story in String" by Paul Fleischman.

Class of 1990 plans reunion
The Laurel High School Class of 1990 is planning its 10-year class reunion to be held in November 2000. Organizers are trying to contact all classmates.
Anyone who has not been contacted or who knows someone who may not have been contacted may call Alison Hastings at 875-2166 or Kelly Layton at 875-4029.