in Seaford announce supplies needed for new term
Central Elementary School - Mrs. Bonnie L. Johnson, principal
The Seaford School district provides each student with basic school
supplies; however, it would be helpful if parents/guardians could
provide the following items for their child:
Grade 1 students: Pencils and erasers, crayons, glue tick, school
box, backpack, tissues, child’s scissors (Fiskar’s brand, if possible),
pocket folder, and four composition books (black & white cover).
Grade 2 students: Pencils and erasers, crayons, glue stick, tissues,
scissors, two pocket folders, three composition books (black & white
Grade 3 students: Pencils and erasers, crayons, glue stick, tissues,
one composition book (black & white cover), two pocket folders, two
There will be an orientation for students and parents to visit our
school on Wednesday, Sept. 1 from 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m.
West Seaford Elem. School
Grade 1: Back pack, blunt scissors, pencil box, one glue stick, box
of tissues, two pencils sharpened, old magazines for cutting, one
marbled composition book, one box of crayons (no more than 24), two
folders with pockets.
Grade 2: Red ink pen, blunt scissors, glue, composition book, blank
cassette tape, box of tissues, three pocket folders with prongs, pencils
with erasers, crayons (24 or 48 count), case or box for supplies,
two spiral notebooks.
Grade 3: Pencils with erasers, blunt scissors, a box of tissues, crayons
or markers, glue, two folders with pockets, three one subject spiral
notebooks, one prong pocket folder, two composition books for homework,
one pocket folder with loose leaf paper. (No trapper keepers).
Widowed Persons meet
The regular monthly meeting of the Seaford Widowed Persons Service
will be held at the Golden Corral Restaurant on Route 13 on Tuesday,
Aug. 17, at 12:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Frank Calio, whose
topic will be “The Future of Sussex County.” Anyone who has lost a
spouse is invited to attend. For information, call Frances horner
Five-day Summer Kinder-Kamps are being offered in Dover, Lewes, Milford
and Seaford. The programs are:
• Kindermusick Village “Baby Beat” for newborn - 18 months
• “Music and me and My Teddy Bear” for 18 months - 3-1/2 years old
• “Nature Trail” for 3-1/2 - 5 years old
• “Nature’s Song” for 6 to 9 years old
For more information and registration call the Delaware Music School
at (302) 422-2043.
AARP Chapter plans cruise, call now to join in
Seaford AARP Chapter 1084 is sponsoring a Panama Canal Cruise Nov.
1-22. The trip will include 5 days touring Southern California, a
16-day Panama Canal cruise aboard Carnival’s Jubilee, with several
ports of call in Mexico. For more information call 629-7419.
Buffet Supper with Oysters- Sept. 4
A Buffet Supper with oysters will be held on Saturday, Sept. 4, at
6 p.m., at Cokesbury Community Center, near Reliance. The public is
invited. Price is $8. No carry outs. One seating only. This is sponsored
by United Methodist Women.
AAUW Membership Drive
The Seaford Branch of the American Association of University Women
is seeking new members as we begin another rewarding and exciting
year. The AAUW is involved in local activities and fundraising events
which benefit women of all ages. Last year, we presented three local
scholarships and contributed on a national level to the AAUW Legal
Advocacy Fund and Educational Foundation to assist women with expenses
incurred during sex discrimination suites and research projects respectively.
The Seaford Branch sponsors several educational dinner programs and
opportunities for networking throughout the year. Most programs are
open to the public as well as our members. We have several new initiatives
planned for the upcoming year and welcome new members and ideas. Membership
is open to any woman who has a bachelor’s or higher degree from a
regionally accredited college or university. For more information
call Joyce Mackler at 628-0673 or Sally Higgins at 629-9295.
‘Young at Heart’ show in Seaford, Aug. 25
Nanticoke Senior Center will present “Young At Heart” television program
taped in front of a live audience at the center on Wednesday, Aug.
25, from 1 to 2:15 p.m. The lively and entertaining production has
a positive upbeat format and attracts viewers of all ages. The show
will feature the very talented Kit Stewart, host of the show. Stewart
is a singer, entertainer and former singer with the nationally renowned
band “The Kit Kats”. Stewart will also feature seniors with talents
such as singing, dancing, comedy or other musical abilities. The Grandpa
Jammers will join in the fun. The show will be televised on Channel
4 at a later date. Call the center for more information at 629-4939.
Seaford Museum planning an exhibit of memorabilia
The Seaford Museum is planning an exhibit of memorabilia from Seaford
businesses of the bygone era. Anyone who has any boxes, bags, invoices,
records, photos, etc. from any businesses that are no longer in existence
is asked to give or lend such items to the museum. Please call Eleanor
Jamison at 629-8095 or Margaret Alexander at 629-6938 if you have
anything to offer or if you have any suggestions for names of other
Businesses that have been mentioned are: Warrington (clothing), Wollaston
(clothing), Dorzback (clothing), Emma Smith (hats), Cox Store, Seaford
Inn, Leo Banner (jeweler), Carl Keller (jeweler), White (grocery),
Webb (grocery), and Lloyd (gift, clothing). The museum would welcome
names of any other businesses that anyone can recall.
Please call Eleanor Jamison at 629-8095 or Margaret Alexander at 629-6938
if you have anything to offer or if you have any suggestions for names
of other businesses. The Seaford Museum is located on New Street just
off High Street at the railroad. It is a part of the Seaford Historical
Society and is open every Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m.
Seaford Lions Club Golf Tournament-Sept. 17
The Seaford lions Club Charity Golf Tournament will be held on Friday,
Sept. 17. Proceeds will help support the club’s community projects
such as providing eye exams and glasses, scholarships, and assisting
other needy and well-deserving causes. The tournament will be held
at the Seaford Golf and County Club, at 9 a.m. The format will be
a two-person, better ball of partners, with net and gross prizes.
An entry fee of $75 per person will include: golf, cart, continental
breakfast, luncheon, prizes, golf shirt and more. For more information,
please contact Keller Hoch at 855-2283 or 629-4179 after 6 p.m.