Annual Ride for… KIDSAKE
Laurel Police Department in conjunction with Harley Davidson of Seaford is in the process of organizing the 2nd Annual Ride For… KIDSAKE. The Ride is a benefit motorcycle ride to raise money for The Children’s Advocacy Center of Delaware, a non-profit organization dealing with children who have been the victims of sexual and physical abuse. Saturday, Aug. 28. All motorcycles welcome. Registration at Harley Davidson of Seaford, 8 a.m.-10 a.m. Registration is $10 per person. Ride will start at Harley Shop, go 70-80 miles, then return to the Harley Shop for food and entertainment.
Basket Bingo on Aug. 19
Basket Bingo, benefiting Relay For Life, sponsored by The Bank of Delmarva, will be at the Salisbury Moose Lodge on Thursday, Aug. 19. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door, 50/50, raffles and refreshments will be available. Tickets can be purchased at any Bank of Delmarva location or by calling Lindsey Tressler at 410-896-9041 ext. 131.
The first annual Golf Tournament, hosted by Trinity Transport, Inc., on Sept. 12, to benefit the American Cancer Society. Registration at 8 a.m., shot gun start at 9 a.m., at Deer Run Golf Course, Berlin, Md., four-man scramble format, $60 per person. All proceeds go to the 2005 Relay For Life (Western Sussex County). Call 800-846-3400 (Lance Massey or Chris Cott).
Italian Night Dinner Sept. 11
Saturday, Sept. 11, “Italian Night,” 4:30-6:30 p.m., eat-in or carry-out spaghetti dinner including salad, bread, drink, dessert and live music for $7 donation. Tickets must be purchased in advance, call 629-7177 or 337-9607. Bethel United Methodist Church, west of Seaford near Oak Grove.
Phillips Crab Feast
The Friends of Vance Phillips annual crab feast and watermelon extravaganza, on Saturday, Aug. 28, at 3 p.m., at Cypress Point, Trap Pond. The cost is $25 for adults, children under 14 are free. Call 875-1143 for more information and to reserve tickets.
AARP Chapter 5340
AARP Chapter 5340 to meet Monday, Sept. 13, at Sussex Pines Country Club in Georgetown with lunch at noon. Linda Rogers will be speaking about the Retired Senior Volunteer Program. Cost of the lunch is $12 per person. Call Hilda Parker at 856-2760 for reservations by Sept. 10. New members are welcome.
DuPont 25-Year Club
The DuPont 25-Year Club will have its annual dinner Friday, Sept. 10, 6 p.m., at the Laurel Fire Hall. If you are eligible to attend, contact Ray Whaley at 537-6113 or Connie Keene at 629-3377.
Woodland Ferry Festival
Food vendors and crafters for the 12th annual Woodland Ferry Association Festival to be held (rain or shine) Saturday, Sept. 11. For more information call Donna Angell, 629-8077.
Nanticoke River Bike Tour
Nanticoke River Bike Tour, Saturday, Sept. 4, Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club, 15-35-metric century routes. Phone 629-9788 or on-line, firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Antique Tractor Show
The First State Antique Tractor Club annual show at Yoder Farms in Greenwood on Sept. 24 and 25. Admission and parking are free. There will be antique tractors, cars and trucks, flea market, and entertainment on Friday and Saturday. On Saturday there will also be a petting zoo, tractor games, a kiddie pedal pull and an auction. As always there will be plenty of good food. Contact Rose Hastings at 875-3040 or email@example.com.
Adult Plus+ trips
Upcoming trips sponsored by the Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Tech’s Owens Campus give seniors a variety of options
- On Tuesday, Aug. 10, experience a guided tour of historic Kent County. A stop at the Agricultural Museum & Village and a tasty lunch at Atwood’s Restaurant on Silver Lake are included.
- Take in a performance of “Tony ‘n’ Tina’s Wedding” while you cruise aboard the Spirit of Philadelphia on Sunday, Aug. 22. Buffet dinner, live music, and interactive theater.
- On Sunday, Sept. 12, a brunch and lecture at the Women’s National Democratic Club mansion in our nation’s capital followed by a tour of several historic homes and the Woodrow Wilson House, D.C.’s only presidential museum. For more information call 856-5618.
Trip to New York City
The Methodist Manor House will host a two-day, one-night trip to New York City on Dec. 15 and 16. Cost of the trip is $347 per double occupancy and includes round-trip transportation by deluxe motorcoach, accommodations at the Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel, tickets to Radio City Music Hall for the Christmas show, one first-class dinner, baggage handling and tips plus services of a professional tour manager. A $100 deposit is required with registration. Call Dixie Carlisle, at 628-5631.
Nanticoke Senior Center
Christmas Spectacular at Three Little Bakers, Tuesday, Dec. 7, leaves at 10 a.m. from Nanticoke Senior Center. Cost $60 members, $65 non-members. Phone 629-4939. Price includes motor coach transportation, food, and desserts.
Day Trip to Washington
A day in Washington, D.C., Saturday, Sept. 18, cost is $14 per person for your transportation on a motor coach. Visit all the attractions around the Capital Mall such as the World War II Memorial and the Smithsonian Institute. Sponsored by Seaford Department of Parks and Recreation, 629-6809.
CHEER 5th anniversary dinner dance
The CHEER Community Center will hold its fifth anniversary dinner dance on Saturday, Sept. 11. The celebration will begin at 6 p.m. with the cocktail hour followed by dinner at 7 p.m. In-house caterer Seasonings Catering is providing the food. The dance will be 8-11 p.m. with music provided by The Cruzers, with a variety of music including oldies, country and rock. There will also be a silent auction to benefit the CHEER Community Center. The tickets are $30 per person and $50 per couple. For tickets and information call 854-9500 by Sept. 1.