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
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.
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.