Laurel Events
Thursday, October 12th, 2000
 
Homecoming parade planned
The Laurel High School homecoming parade will be Oct. 20, at 6 p.m. All participants will be responsible for making their own arrangements for transportation to, from and through the parade. Late entries will not be allowed to participate.

Lunch at the library
The youth services area of the Laurel Public Library is sponsoring a series of programs this fall for elementary home-school children, "Lunch at the Library." The schedule is:
Oct. 18 - Excel Science Museum
Nov. 1 - Jane Jordan, WBOC, meteorologist; and Bob Burnett-Kurie, WBOC meteorologist
Nov. 15 - Dale Clifton, diver and owner of DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum
Nov. 29 - Kathy Wootten, case manager, Laurel State Service Center, talking about homeless people in Laurel
Dec. 13 - Gail Bruce, event coordinator, Michael's Arts & Crafts, making a "Toy for a Tot" to donate to the Good Samaritan Organization for its Christmas giving
Registration is required. For details, call 875-3184.

Town to mark Halloween
The town of Laurel will celebrate Halloween Tuesday, Oct. 31, 6 to 8 p.m., for children 12 or under.
There will be no mischief night.
Glass design to be topic
Glass designing, and quilting will be demonstrated by two local artisans this fall at the Laurel Public Library. Stained glass techniques will be presented by Eleanor Stacy on Wednesday, Oct. 18. On Saturday, Nov. 4, Virginia "Mike" Barton will explain the traditional art of quilting.
Both programs will start at 1 p.m. and last about an hour. For further information call 875-3184.

Scouts to hold barbecue
Laurel Cub Scouts, Pack 90, will hold a chicken barbecue Saturday, Oct. 21, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at U.S. 9 and U.S. 13 in Laurel (across from Laurel Exxon).

Pirate stories are presented
On Sunday, Oct. 22, the Laurel Public library will host a performance of two of Howard Pyle's 100-year-old pirate stories. Professional actor Michael Richmond- Boudewyns of Wilmington will re-tell two of the pirate stories created in the late 1800s by the noted Delaware illustrator and artist.

Richmond-Boudewyns, a founding member of the Baltimore Shakespeare Festival, has performed in several locations around the country, and will perform "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" with the Philadelphia Orchestra in November.

Laurel Cub Scouts, Pack 90, will hold a chicken barbecue Saturday, Oct. 21, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at U.S. 9 and U.S. 13 in Laurel (across from Laurel Exxon).