Bulletin Board
Thursday, September 30, 2004
 
KSI Night at Roadhouse
Kent-Sussex Industries, Inc. (KSI) fund raiser in conjunction with the Roadhouse Steak Joint in Rehoboth Beach will be Wednesday, Oct. 13. The Roadhouse will donate 10 percent of its proceeds (food and drinks) to KSI on Oct. 13, between 11 a.m. and 9 p.m.

St. Jude’s Bike-a-Thon
Wheels for Life St. Jude’s Bike-a-Thon, Sunday, Oct. 17, 2 p.m., West Seaford Elementary School. Contact Ron Breeding, 629-3964. Sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Seaford.

Benefit for Carriage Museum
Georgetown Historical Society and the Marvel Carriage Museum open house and reception in honor of the 25th anniversary of the society to benefit the Marvel building campaign. Sunday, Oct. 3, 2 to 6 p.m., the Marvel Carriage Museum Complex, 510 S. Bedford St., Georgetown. A donation of $25 per person.

Hebron Lodge Basket Bingo
Hebron Lodge 14 Basket Bingo, Wednesday, Oct. 20, Federalsburg VFW, doors open at 5:30 p.m.; games start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Door prizes and refreshments. Call Rusty Covington, 629-8102, or Doug Figgs, 629-6468.

Mid-Coast Basket Bingo
Coasters, the parent organization for Mid-Coast All-star cheerleaders, Longaberger Basket Bingo, will be Thursday, Oct. 28, 7-10 p.m. at Millsboro VFW (located on U.S. 113 in Millsboro across from the old Ames Dept Store). For tickets or info call Ann Foskey, 875-0714.

Trinity Church Dinner
Clam fritters, chicken salad and dumplings dinner at Trinity United Methodist Church, Saturday, Oct. 2, from 2 to 6 p.m., 6 Front Street, Frederica. Tickets sold at the door. Adults are $10; children 6 to 10 are $5; children 5 and under are free. Take outs also available for $10.50. The dinner is sponsored by the United Methodist Women and a bazaar table will also be available. Call 335-5392.

CHEER Costume Party
The CHEER Community Center, Georgetown, Halloween Costume Party, Friday, Oct. 29, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Entertainment by D.J. Sky Brady and Sunshine the Clown, and games. Prizes will be given out for the best costumes. Tickets are $5 per person for seniors age 60 and over and $6 per person for non-seniors and lunch will be provided. Contact April Willey or Florence Mason for tickets, 856-5187.

Equine Council Meeting
The next meeting of the Delaware Equine Council will be Monday, Oct. 18, at 7 p.m., at the Exhibitor’s Hall at State Fairgrounds. All are welcome that have an interest in horses. Call 875-7869 or 629-5233 for information.

AARP Chapter Meeting
AARP Chapter #5340 meeting Oct. 4, Sussex Pines Country Club, Georgetown with lunch at noon. Dennis Swain, a member of the Georgetown Volunteer Fire Company will speak about Fire Prevention Month. Cost is $12. Call Hilda Parker at 856-2760, for reservations by Oct. 29. New members are welcome.

Baker Family Reunion
The 41st Slathel Baker Family Reunion will take place Sunday, Oct. 10, Asbury Community Hall, Rt. 9 between Laurel and Georgetown. For more information contact Gary White at 629-8218.

Family Nights At B-G Club
Family Night, Friday nights, Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club, 310 Va. Ave., Seaford, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.. Free addmission. Membership not required.

Fall Bazaar in Laurel
The 28th annual Fall Bazaar at Christ United Methodist Church, 510 South Central Ave., Laurel, on Friday, Oct. 15, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Lunch served at 11 a.m., beef stew dinner, 5 p.m. Carry outs will be available. Crafts, baked goods, a Country Store, and Trash and Treasures. Call the church office 875-4233 for more information.

Apple-Scrapple Festival
13th annual Bridgeville Apple-Scrapple Festival, Oct. 8 and 9, beginning at 4 p.m. on Friday. Live entertainment, craft show, car show, carnival, food booths, antique tractors, children’s activities, scrapple carving contest and scrapple tossing contest. See www.applescrapple.com.
Holiday Vendor Fair
Holiday Vendor Fair, Saturday, Oct. 2, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., First Academy of Dance, Maple Avenue, Milford. Representatives from companies such as Pampered Chef and Creative Memories will be on hand. Phone 422-2633.

St. George’s Fall Luncheon
Fall luncheon, Saturday, Oct. 2, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., St. George’s United Methodist Church, near Laurel. Oyster fritters, chicken salad, vegetable soup, peas and dumplings, baked goods. Call 846-2301.

Dover Stamp Club Show
The Dover Stamp Club 53rd anniversary bourse/show will be Saturday, Oct. 9, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at W. Reily Brown School, 360 Webbs Lane in Dover. Includes children’s table, 12 dealers, exhibits and more. Free admission. Call Bill Kircher for information, 302-697-7143.

Mid-Atlantic Symphony
The Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra (MSO) kicks off its 2004-05 season on Saturday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. at Delaware Technical & Community College, Georgetown. The performance will include Dvorak’s Violin Concerto in A minor with a guest performance by violin prodigy Stefani Collins and Bizet’s Symphony in C. Tickets are $20; $10 for students and children under 12 are free. Call toll-free 888-846-8600. Tickets can also be purchased at the door.

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.

Benefit For Relay for Life
First annual Blast Out Cancer sporting clay shoot, Sunday, Oct. 10, Owens Station Sporting Clay Range, Hunters Cove Road, Greenwood, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost is $75 (lunch included). Prizes will be awarded and sponsorships are available. All proceeds will benefit the East and West Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society. For information contact Kenny Hopkins, 302-945-3410, or Sherry Wix, 629-2131.

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.

Trap Pond Events
Fall Foliage Pontoon Tour, Saturday, Oct. 2 and 9, 1 and 2 p.m. Pre-register by calling the nature center at 875-5163. Tours meet at the boathouse. $3 per adult and $1.50 per child 12 and under. Herb drying and preparation, Saturday, Oct. 2, 11 a.m. — Plant and herb drying are a part of preparation that is necessary for every fall, to ensure spices and seasoning for food all winter long. Learn how to dry and prepare herbs from a garden for keeping over winter, or even as gifts for the holiday season. To pre-register for a program please call the nature center at 875-5163. “Screeches, Hoots, and Hollers — Banshees of the Woods,” Saturday, Oct. 9, 11 a.m. — In this introduction to owls we’ll look at the lore of the Banshees and how they have been associated with the haunting calls of owls. Learn about the different owls that call Trap Pond home and listen to their different calls.

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.

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.

Cruise to Bermuda
Seaford AARP Chapter 1084 is sponsoring a Bermuda cruise aboard Celebrity Horizon, out of Norfolk April 30-May 7, 2005. Ports of call include Hamilton and St. George. Prices start at $925 per person, including port charges and taxes. Bus transportation provided from Seaford to Norfolk. Reserve early for good choice of cabin. Trip is open to the public. Phone 629-7419.

CHEER Trip to Baltimore
The CHEER Community Center, Sand Hill Road, Georgetown, is hosting a bus trip to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on Thursday, Oct. 21. The bus will leave Georgetown at 8 a.m. and return at 7:30 p.m. While in Inner Harbor, seniors can shop, have lunch, visit the aquarium and visit downtown Baltimore. Tickets are $20 per person breakfast is included, and the bus will stop at the Old Country Buffet on the way back. For tickets contact Sue Rathell at 854-9500.