Bulletin Board
Thursday, August 15, 2002
 
Sharptown Carnival runs through August 24
The 76th Annual Sharptown Firemen’s Carnival is running now through Aug. 24. Grounds open at 7 each night. Plenty of Delmarvelous food is being served. Plenty of free parking. There will be nightly entertainment, games and attractions. The fairgrounds are located at Md. 348 and Md. 313, Sharptown.

Scouts barbeque August 17
Boy Scout Troop 90, Laurel will hold a Chicken Barbeque on Aug. 17, at Chet’s Auto Body on W. Central Avenue near Five Points, Laurel, from 11 a.m.-till ? All carry-out platters are $5. Come out and support your local Boy Scout Troop. Your help helps us keep boys camping and doing things such as: “Antietam” for Civil War re-enactor events, Skyline Drive, Blue Ridge Parkway for trail hiking, Appalachian Trail back-packing, or even a trip to Philmont Scout Reservation in New Mexico. Thank you for your support of Laurel scouts.

All-You-Can-Eat breakfast
The Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 4961 on Middleford Road in Seaford is having an All-You-Can-Eat breakfast on Sunday, Aug. 18, at the Post. The breakfast, held from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m., includes meats, eggs cooked to order, pancakes, toast, coffee and juice. The cost is $5 for adults and $2.50 for children under twelve. The Auxiliary members are attempting to raise money for a scholarship given every year to a Seaford High School senior. Come enjoy the breakfast and show your support for this worthy community project.

Adult Plus+ trips
Trip sponsored by the Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus, Georgetown. A trip to see a musical production at Three Little Bakers Dinner Theatre, on Aug. 22, is the setting for “Glenn Miller.” Trip fees include bus transportation and seats for the performance; some include lunch or dinner. For more information, or to register, contact Adult Plus+ at 302-856-5618.
Bluegrass Festival
The 8th Annual Peninsula Bluegrass Festival will be held on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 16 and 17, at Peninsula Holler, Georgetown. Featuring on Friday and Saturday: Bob Paisley and Southern Grass; Grant Eller & American Standard; and Rekindled; on Friday only, Roy Whaley & Friends; Saturday, Sycamore boys; and Ray Sheridan/Gospel. Tickets Friday only $12; Saturday only $23; Friday and Saturday, $30. Weekend ticket in advance, $25. Children 12-16 are admitted at half price, under 12 are free. Camping is $10 per night per vehicle, Friday and Saturday; and $5 Thursday night. Pick in/Cook out - Thursday (bring a covered dish) $5 per person (free with weekend ticket). Music on Friday 6-11 p.m.; Saturday, noon-11 p.m. This is rough camping only, no hook-ups. Fully shaded campsites and pets are welcome. Bring your lawn chairs. Directions: three miles east of Georgetown, on Rt. 9. For more information call Terry 302-875-3658; Monte, 302-875-5477.

AARP-Widowed Persons
The Seaford Chapter of the AARP-Widowed Persons Service will have their next meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 20. at 12:30 p.m. at the Golden Corral. There will be a “mystery” guest as speaker. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend.

Three Little Bakers Theatre
Nanticoke Senior Center is hosting a trip to Three Little Bakers Dinner Theatre in Wilmington, on Thursday, Aug. 22, at 9 a.m., for a matinee presentation by the Glenn Miller Band. Tickets include admission, buffet lunch and motor coach transportation. Cost for members is $55; non-members, $60. Call the center at 629-4939 for reservations.

‘Streetcar Named Desire’
Possum Point Players announce the presentation of Tennessee Williams’ classic play, “Streetcar Named Desire,” on Sept. 13, 14, 20 and 21, at 8 p.m., and on Sept. 15 and 22, at 2 p.m. Tickets are $12 per person, or $9 for seniors/students. A dinner theatre will be held on Sept. 14, at 6 p.m., and tickets for the dinner and the show are $35. Reservations are necessary and may be secured by calling the possum Point Players’ ticketline at 302-856-4560. Possum Point Players is located in Georgetown.