St. John's Preschool has a few openings available in the 4- and 5-year-old
afternoon pre-kindergarten class.
Teacher Holly Noel has a degree in early childhood education. Sheila
Tull is the assistant and has more than 20 years of day care experience.
She also has taught the 4- and 5-year-old Sunday school class at St.
John's for the past five years.
The cost is $84 per month.
St. John's Preschool is located at Pine and Poplar streets in Seaford.
The school is open to any child no matter of race, creed, nationality,
sex or religion.
Items needed for auction
The Seaford Kiwanis Club will hold its 45th annual auction Saturday,
Oct. 2, at the Boys and Girls Club. The auction starts at 9:30 a.m.
The club is looking for donations of items. For details, call Kenna
Nethken at home 629-2170, work 629-4655.
West Seaford raising funds
The parents of West Seaford Elementary students are selling products
from Innisbrook Wraps. Innisbrook offers gift wrap as well as gourmet
foods and candy.
Last year the funds raised as a result of the Innisbrook fund-raiser
enabled the school to purchase new slides for the playground.
This year the funds will be used to provide an educational field trip
for each classroom at West Seaford Elementary.
contact any West Seaford Elementary parent to see a brochure or place
an order. Sale ends Friday, Oct. 8.
AARP Chapter plans cruise
Seaford AARP chapter 1084 is sponsoring a Panama Canal Cruise Nov.
The trip will include five days touring Southern California and a
16-day Panama Canal cruise aboard Carnival's Jubilee, with several
ports of call in Mexico.
For more information call 629-7419.
Babies invited to stay, play
The Parents As Teachers program invites parents and their children
from birth to age 3 to a free Stay and Play Center at Seaford Department
of Parks & Recreation on Virginia Avenue.
Sessions are on Mondays from 10:30 a.m. to noon. (Closed on School
The center provides an opportunity for parents and caretakers with
young children to play together and discuss any parenting questions
with a parent educator. Other services include a lending library of
children's and parenting books and evening group meetings on a variety
For more information, call Cris Henderson at 875-2781 or Parks & Recreation
Supper with oysters planned
Cokesbury Community Center, near Reliance, is hosting a buffet supper
with oysters on Oct. 2, 6 p.m. The public is invited. Price is $8.
No carry outs will be sold.
Beach trip set
Nanticoke Senior Center is offering a trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C.,
Oct. 4-8. Included in package are the bus ride, accommodations at
an oceanfront hotel, four breakfasts, four dinners, one lunch, three
shows, an intercoastal cruise with entertainment and dancing, fantasy
harbor tour, art museum tour and a trip to Waccamaw Pottery and shops.
Cost of trip is $449 per person which includes baggage handling, all
taxes and gratuities.
The center is raffling off a free trip. Tickets are $2 for one, or
three for $5. Contact the center for more information at 629-4939.
Triad will meet on Oct. 7
The Western Sussex TRIAD group will meet Thursday, Oct. 7, at 10 a.m.,
at the Nanticoke Senior Center, 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford. The TRIAD
organization is a partnership between senior citizens and members
of law enforcement. Jeff Channell, representing the American Red Cross,
will speak on Y2K and how members of the community can prepare for
All members of the community are welcome to attend.
For details, contact Shervon Bolden, Seaford Police Department, at
Museum to mark anniversary
The Seaford Museum, New Street, will celebrate its second anniversary
Sunday, Oct. 10, at 2 p.m. James R. Soles, University of Delaware
professor, will give his rendition of "What Makes Delaware Unique."
In addition, an exhibit depicting artifacts and memorabilia from Seaford
businesses of bygone years will be unveiled. The meeting is open to
the public at no charge.
AARP will meet Oct. 14
Seaford Chapter 1084 of the American Association of Retired Persons
will meet at the Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, Thursday,
Oct. 14, at 1:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Linda Forte from Del Tech's
Adult Plus+ Program.
Trips for sports, music fans
The Seaford Department of Parks and Recreation has planned the following
Thursday, Oct. 21 - A bus will take sports fans to Baltimore to see
the Baltimore Ravens play the Kansas City Chiefs. The cost of $46
includes tickets to the game and bus transportation.
Sunday, Dec. 5 - A bus will go to New York City, where participants
will be able to see the Christmas show at Radio City Music Hall. The
cost of $74 includes tickets to the show and bus transportation. There
will be time to shop and look around after the show.
For information on these trips call the recreation office at 629-6809.
Elks to hold dumpling dinner
The Seaford Elks 2458 will hold a chicken and dumpling dinner Sunday,
Oct. 3, from 1 to 5 p.m.
Cost is $8, $4 for children age 3 and under. All carry-outs cost $8.