Seaford Events
Thursday, September 14th, 2000
 
Concert at Gateway Park
Construction is coming to a close on High Street and Seaford Main Street (SMS)wants to celebrate. SMS will host "Just Forgiven" for a concert in the park on Thursday, Sept. 14. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. at Gateway Park.

"Just Forgiven," comprised of Robin Marine and Rob Harmon, promises family entertainment. Bring a blanket or chair and spend the evening relaxing in "new" old downtown Seaford! As always, the concert is free to the public. For information call 629-9173.

Kiwanis Auction October 7
The Kiwanis Club of Seaford is preparing for its 46th annual Kiwanis Auction to take place on Saturday, Oct. 7, at the Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club in Seaford. The doors will open (free admission) at 9 a.m. for the preview with the auction getting under way at 9:30 a.m.

The auction features new items donated by more than 350 local businesses including everything from automobiles to office items; from household items and furniture to certificates to local restaurants; from computers to lawn and garden items. There will even be a signed baseball from Seaford's Delino DeShields of the Baltimore Orioles.

According to this year's chairman, Barbara Willetts, there will something for everyone "and then some" at this year's auction. "We can't thank the local businesses enough for supporting us for all of these years," she said. Every dollar raised from the annual event goes to support community projects.

Refreshments will be available. For more information, contact Willetts at 628-3380. The club will also have a Basket Bingo fund raiser at the Boys & Girls Club on Saturday, Nov. 18.

Seaford Clean-up week
Seaford Clean-up Week is this week. Items placed along the curb by city residents will be picked up without charge. The remaining schedule follows:

Thursday - Martin Farms, Westview and Parsons Village
Friday - Woodside Manor

Items must be placed along the curb, since city workers may not enter private property. No contractors please. No leaves and limbs and no household garbage. Once a street has been cleared the trucks will not return.
Senior Beach Day Sept. 15
The Nanticoke Senior Center will be taking a trip to Rehoboth Beach for Senior Beach Day on Friday, Sept 15. The bus will leave the center at 8:30 a.m. and return sometime in the afternoon around 2:30. Cost $2/person. Call 629-4939 for more information. Note: The pool at the center will be open, but there will be no other on-site activities.

Youth Soccer barbeque
On two Fridays, Sept. 15 and Sept. 22, the Woodbridge Youth Soccer Association will be selling barbeque chicken at the stand next to the Greenwood Volunteer Fire Department. All proceeds will go towards the development of new soccer fields. Contact Dean Elliott at 349-5256 or Matt Idler at 337-8783.

NARFE meeting Sept. 18
On Monday, Sept. 18, the National Association of Retired Federal Employees Chapter 1992, will meet at the home of Les and Betty Martens, in Seaford at noon for a covered dish luncheon. For directions call Les Martens at 629-9789.

Faberge Egg Program
On Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 7 p.m., the Seaford District Library will host an informative preview for the upcoming Faberge Exhibit at the Riverfront Arts Center in Wilmington. Learn about some of the 1,000 objects that have been acquired from more than 30 of the world's most prestigious private collections and museums. Call the library at 629-2524.

Seaford Alumni to meet
The Seaford High School Alumni Association will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Boys & Girls Club on Virginia Avenue. All members should attend.

St. John's Preschool
There are still openings for four- and five-year olds in the morning and afternoon sessions. Morning sessions run from 9 to 11:30; afternoon sessions 12:30 to 3. Children learn motor skills, speech development, math skills, social development, and an awareness and respect for faith traditions. Call Debby Shockley, 629-2289.