Bulletin Board
Thursday, September 30th. 1999
 
Bike-a-thon to fight cancer
Ron Breeding will call on Seaford residents to join the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Wheels For Life Bike-a-thon slated for Sunday, Oct. 10, at 2 p.m. at West Seaford Elementary School.
In the bike-a-thon, riders ask sponsors to make donations based on each mile completed. All riders turning in money will receive a certificate. Those who raise $35 will get a certificate and a St. Jude T-shirt. When $75 is raised, the rider receives a barrel tote bag as well as the certificate and the T-shirt. Also plans are being made to give a $100 savings bond to the top fund-raiser.
Entry forms are available at the Department of Parks and Recreation and city hall. For details, call 629-3964.

Lions tourney rescheduled
The Seaford Lions Club Charity Golf Tournament has been rescheduled for Friday, Oct. 22. 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 Country Club, at 9 a.m. Entry fee is $75. For details, contact Keller Hoch at 855-2283 or 629-4179 after 6 p.m.

Restaurant helps B&G Club
The Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club is joining with the Golden Corral restaurant to recognize Fire Prevention Month. Members of western Sussex fire departments will be guest servers at the restaurant each Thursday in October and the first Thursday in November, between 6 and 9 p.m. All tips and 10 percent of money made between those hours will be donated by Golden Corral to the Boys and Girls Club.
Also, the restaurant is hosting fire prevention poster (for ages 4 to 7) and essay (for ages 8 to 12) contests. Entry forms are available at the restaurant. For more information call Golden Corral manager Craig Dimes at 629-5768.

Horse model show is Oct. 9
The ninth annual Delmarva Live Model Horse Show will be Saturday, Oct. 9, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the Blades Firehouse, Blades. Plastic and china horse models will compete for prizes in halter, English and western performance classes, just like real horses.
Entrees are still being accepted for the junior/novice division. Fee for this division is $15 which includes halter and performance. Entries will be accepted on the day of the show only if space allows.
Exhibitors from several surrounding states will have booths set up. Drawings for raffle items will be at 3 p.m. The show benefits the Equine Rescue League, SPCA & Wicomico Humane Society. Spectators are admitted free. For more information contact Ingrid Parker at Rainbow's End Tack Shop, 302-629-0306.


Airport meeting set for Oct. 6
The next meeting of the Sussex County Airport Committee will be Wednesday, Oct. 6, at the Emergency Operation Center, RD 319, Georgetown, at 10 a.m. For details, call 855-7770.

House tour will be Oct. 7
The annual house tour sponsored by St. John's United Methodist Church, Seaford, will be Thursday, Oct. 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets may be purchased in Wesley Lounge, Poplar Street entrance, Oct. 1-6, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. or at any one of the homes on the day of the tour. Cost is $5 before Oct. 6, $6 on Oct. 7.
A chicken salad luncheon will be held that day in St. John's fellowship hall from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cost is $5. The luncheon will be served from 11-1:30 p.m. A boutique featuring crafts and homemade food will also be set up in the hall.
Homeowners who are opening their homes for the tour are: Joan Pianka, Concord; Frank and Janie Anderson, Rivers End Drive, Seaford; Jeff and Ronda Banning, Rivers End Drive; David and Christine Layton, South Bradford Street; Lance and Katy Werner, Washington Street; Boyd and Connie Mitchell, Woodland Station; Martha Richardson, Hearn's Pond; Bob and Margo Willoughby, Cypress Lane, Laurel; and Constance Spencer, Governors Avenue, Laurel. In addition, Old Christ Church, Delaware 24, Laurel, will be open.

Annual auction set for Oct. 2
The 45th annual Seaford Kiwanis Auction will take place on Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club, 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford, starting at 9:30 a.m. The auction will open for a preview between 8:30 and 9 a.m.
Hundreds of items will be auctioned off including numerous certificates from area restaurants, an autographed baseball from the Shorebirds, an autographed photograph of Delino DeShields of the Orioles, tickets to the Phillies, Baltimore Blast and Sesame Place, two one-year memberships to the Manor House aquatics program ($300 value), a camera, cases of oil, paint, construction items, T-shirts, clothing, bath items, certificates for legal services, horse riding lessons and automotive services.
There will be many more items for the office, home, and garden, and even automobiles. There is no admission fee. Refreshments will be served by the Kiwanis Club and baked goods will be sold by the Seaford High Key Club. All proceeds go to community projects.
Entertainment 2000 coupon books will also be for sale as a fund-raiser for the Seaford Kiwanis Club. For more information, contact chairman Kenna Nethken at 629-4655.

Possums to do 'Angel Street'
Possum Point Players will perform "Angel Street," the inspiration for the movie "Gaslight," on Nov. 5, 6, 12 and 13, at 8 p.m. on Nov. 7 and 14, at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 each or $8 for seniors/students for the matinee performances only. Tickets will go on sale on Oct. 1 and reservations will be taken on the Possum Point Players' ticketline at 302-856-4560.