Seaford Library news
On Thursday Oct. 18, at 7 p.m., James McBride’s “The color of water: a black man’s tribute to his wife mother”: will be discussed at the Seaford District Library. Douglas Hunter, board treasurer, will lead the discussion. If you haven’t read the book or listened to the tape, check the library for a copy. For more information call 629-2524.
Preschool story times have resumed at the library on Wednesday mornings at 10 a.m. Stop by for stories, songs and other activities. For more information call Miss Donna at 629-2524.
Are you or do you know a person who is visually or physically unable to get out of the house and could benefit from having audio tapes sent to them free of charge? Stop by the library or call 629-2524 and let Dee explain the benefits of this service.
The Friends of the Seaford District Library are looking for new members. Your membership fee helps to buy those items the normal library budget can not afford such as the children’s summer reading program guest performers and supporting art receptions and speakers. If you are not a member, stop by the library for an application and join today.
St. Jude Bike-a-thon
Ron Breeding asks Seaford residents to join the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Wheels For Life Bike-a-thon slated for Sunday, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m., at West Seaford Elementary School.
Anyone wishing to provide a prize, sponsor a rider or participate in the ride may call 629-3964 or 628-6002.
AARP Widowed Persons
The Seaford Chapter of the AARP Widowed Persons SErvice will have their next meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 12:30 p.m. at the Golden Corral. The planned guest speaker will be John Lattomus from the Fire Marshal’s office. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend.
Seaford has Haunting House Oct. 19-20, 26-27, 30
The City of Seaford employees will be holding a haunted house at 116 Market Street in downtown Seaford. The house will be open for guided tours from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. on the following dates: Oct. 19, 20, 26, 27, 30. The cost is just $4 per body. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Jay’s Nest, the new community playground that will be constructed in the Sports Complex. Parking for the “Haunting House” will be available at the City Hall Annex parking lot, behind Burton Brother’s, in the Creative Kitchens parking lot and on side streets. For more information, contact the City of Seaford at 302-629-9173.