Seaford News Briefs
Thursday, September 23, 2004
Parks and Rec Basket Bingo
Seaford Parks and Recreation basket bingo, featuring Longenberger baskets, a 50/50 raffle and door prizes, Tuesday, Oct.19, at 7 p.m. Cost is $20 per ticket and can be purchased by calling 629-6809. Doors open at 6 p.m. at the VFW on Middleford Road, Seaford. All proceeds benefit the Seaford youth football and cheerleading programs. For more information call 629-6809.

Sorority Basket Bingo
Laureate Epsilon Chapter of Beta Sigma Sorority Basket Bingo will be Thursday, Sept. 30, Seaford Moose Lodge. Doors open at 6 p.m., games start at 7 p.m.; tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Refreshments will be available. For tickets call 629-8633.

Acorn Club Membership Tea
The GFWC-Acorn Club of Seaford membership tea, Ross Mansion, Thursday, Sept. 23, 6 p.m. Hostesses are Eileen Craft and Coleen Consentino. Call Betty Johnson at 337-7826 or Anne Stewart at 629-8868 for information. All women whose objectives are intellectual culture, educational advancement and moral development, and to promote the interest, progress and improvement in the City of Seaford are welcome.

Seaford High Class of 1964
Seaford High School Class of 1964 40-year reunion will be Oct. 9, Seaford Fire Hall, 6 p.m. The classes of 1963 and 1965 are also invited. Tickets are $19 per person and include a sit-down dinner and entertainment. Call 629-8806 or 629-6837.

Seaford Historical Society Thursday, Sept. 30 — Speaker: Dr. John Farquhar, at 7 p.m., at the Methodist Manor House. Orientation for the Gettysburg Battlefield trip, more information about Lt. William Fisher; and Paul Poole, Civil War re-enactor, demonstrating his uniform
Monday, Oct. 4 — Speaker: Barksdale Maynard, 7 p.m., the Methodist Manor House. As an architectural historian at the University of Delaware, he will give an illustrated lecture on historic buildings in Delaware.
Thursday, Oct. 14 — Bus trip to Gettysburg Battlefield. For reservations, call Anne Nesbitt, 628-7788; cost $50/person.
Tuesday, Oct. 19 — Speaker: Michael Morgan, 7 p.m., the Methodist Manor House. As a historian and writer, he will speak about the use of slaves and indentured servants in the early years in Sussex County.
St. Luke’s Rummage Sale
Saturday, Oct. 2, third annual antiques, treasures and rummage sale, at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, North and King streets, Seaford, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Breakfast will be available, 7 to 10 a.m.; lunch 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contact Nancy Harper at 629-7272 or the church office at 629-7979.

50th Kiwanis Auction
50th annual Seaford Kiwanis Auction, Saturday, Oct. 2, Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club, 310 Va. Ave., Seaford. Preview at 9 a.m.; auction at 9:30 a.m. Phone Bryant Richardson at 629-9788 for more information.

Stay & Play at Parks & Rec
The “Parents As Teachers” (PAT) Stay & Play — Parents and children (birth to age three) are invited to play together, listen to a story, learn new songs and finger plays, and network with other families. Free. No registration required. Sessions are Mondays, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Seaford Dept. of Parks & Recreation (SDPR), 320 Virginia Ave., Seaford. Parent educator, Cris Henderson. (Closed on school holidays.) Call Anna Scovell at 856-5239 for more information.