Seaford Events
Thursday, October 14th. 1999
 
Club meeting open to all
The Acorn Club of Seaford will hold a meeting at Grace Baptist Church, Seaford, Thursday, Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m.
Eric Helm Byehl, district commissioner of Sussex County Conservation in Georgetown, will talk on the 3 R's: reduce, reuse and recycle. Helm is working on land development and surveying. He has served as past president of the Middle Atlantic chapter of the International Erosion Control Association and served five years as a U.S. Navy meteorologist.
The meeting is open to the public. The hostesses are Cathy Hurley and Mabel Madden. Refreshments will be served.

Parade route announced
The Seaford High School homecoming parade will be Friday, Oct. 15, beginning at 6 p.m. It will start at Frederick Douglass Intermediate School, go on Swain Road to Poplar and then to Market Street.

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 trips:
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 call 629-6809.

Soccer boosters to wash cars
The Seaford High School soccer team will hold its final fund-raiser of this season Saturday, Oct. 16, with car washes at the BP Station on Stein Highway and at Wal-Mart shopping center. The Seaford Soccer Boosters is hoping to raise money to provide for equipment needed for the main soccer field at the track complex.
Elks to serve dumplings
The Seaford Elks will hold a chicken and dumpling dinner Sunday, Oct. 17, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 3 to 10. Children 3 and under are admitted free.

Group for widows, widowers
The Seaford Widowed Persons Service will meet Tuesday, Oct. 19, 12:30 p.m. at the Golden Corral Restaurant on US 13. Doug Gibson, a duck carver, will display his work and demonstrate carving. Anyone who has lost a spouse is invited to join. For information, call Frances Horner at 629-4416.

AAUW to meet Wednesday
The Seaford Branch of the American Association of University Women will hold a dinner meeting at the Seaford Golf and Country Club on Wednesday, Oct. 20, at 6 p.m. Bonnie Van Tine, Seaford School District Teacher of the Year 1998-1999, will share the video she developed depicting the history of Seaford. A buffet dinner will be served for $14.25 per person. Call Diane LeCompte at 629-2249 for reservations before Oct. 15. New members and guests are welcome.

Alumni to gather Oct. 21
The Seaford High School Alumni Association will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21, at the Boys and Girls Club. Baskets, featuring the Blue Jay and the year 2000, will go on sale at the meeting.

Learn to Read-Aloud
A Read-Aloud Delaware volunteer training session will be held Tuesday, Oct. 26, at 1 p.m. in the Seaford Public Library. Volunteer readers are needed at various reading sites in Sussex County. Call 856-2527 for further information.

Halloween parade set
The annual Halloween parade sponsored by the Downtown Seaford Association will take place Wednesday, Oct. 27. Line up and registration will be in the PNC parking lot at 6 p.m. The parade will begin at 7 p.m. and will proceed from Cannon Street to High Street then down Arch Street and King Street to the firehouse. Refreshments will be served and prizes awarded at the conclusion of the parade.