Bulletin Board
Thursday, October 18, 2001
 
Basket Bingo Oct. 19
Longaberger Basket Bingo at Seaford Elks Lodge, Friday, Oct. 19. Doors open 6 p.m., games start at 7. Proceeds benefit community projects given by Elks Auxiliary. Advanced tickets $20; at the door $25. Refreshments available. Call Sara Lee Thomas 629-6762 or 629-7357 for tickets and more information. Tickets may also be purchased at Fantasy Beauty Salon.

Indoor Pistol Shooting
Indoor Pistol Shooting at the Nanticoke Sportsmen’s Club — the club holds recreational shooting on Monday evenings from 6-9 p.m. For information, call Mario at 629-4125.

Family nights each Friday
Family Nights each Friday at the Boys & Girls Club Family Nights take place each Friday from 7-9 p.m. at the Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club. All are welcome (members and non-members) as long as children are accompanied by a parent or guardian. There is no admission fee and all areas of the club are open. Refreshments and prizes are also part of Family Night.

Nanticoke Sportsmen’s Club
The Nanticoke Sportsmen’s Club, Seaford, will host its 2001 Fall “Jackpot” Wobble Trap League, Wednesday nights, through Nov. 7. Sign up starts at dusk. Last sign up at 9 p.m. sharp.

Possum Point Players
Oct. 27 - 7 p.m. and Oct. 28 - 1 and 4 p.m. - Possum Point Players’ Ad Hoc Touring Company will perform a radio re-enactment of “The Third Man,” at The Rehoboth Art League in Henlopen Acres, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Tickets for the shows are $10 each and include a wine and cheese reception. Reservations can be made by calling the Possum Point Players’ ticket line at 302-856-4560.

Show involves area quilters
Saturday, Oct. 20, and Sunday, Oct. 21, are two very special days for area quilters. Members of Delmarvalous Quilters, Helping Hands Quilt Guild, Piecemaker’s, and Ocean Waves will join forces to present a quilt show at the Milford Senior Center, located at 111 Park Ave., Milford. Show hours are Oct. 20, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Oct. 21, noon to 5 p.m. “Friends ‘n’ Quilting” involves quilters from Sussex County and Maryland, but, in particular will involve area quilters from Seaford and Laurel. Also participating will be the Broad Creek Broads Bee group. The quilt show will have 100 bed quilts on display, door prizes, demonstrations on quilting techniques, a country store filled with speciality items for sale, silent auction of wall-hangings, quilt “Challenge” display, vendors, and sale of tickets for several raffle quilts. For further information contact Virginia “Mike” Barton, 875-9658, or Marilyn Woolson, Dagsboro, 539-1907.

Leukemia Society Bingo
The Leukemia Society will hold a Longaberger Basket Bingo on Thursday, Oct. 25, starting at 7 p.m. at the VFW, located on Middleford Road in Seaford. The evening will consist of 20 exciting games and will feature several basket combinations including the 2001 Christmas Shining Star combo (red & green), the retired Card Keeper combo and several regular line baskets as prizes. Advance tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door. Advance ticket includes a chance to win the Hostess Large Hamper or one of the nine door prizes. Nearly 30 chances to win! Refreshments will be provided. For ticket information contact the 628-5352.

Manor House Bazaar Oct. 30
The Methodist Manor House Bazaar will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The usual assortment of booths will be available: Baked Goods and Country Store, Arts and Crafts, Manor House Ceramics and Woodworking, Fast Foods, Basement Bargains and Used Clothing. This project is the major fundraiser for the Manor House Auxiliary for the year. The Manor House seeks the cooperation of all the churches from Dover, Easton and Salisbury districts of the Peninsula Conference.

Elks host Bingo
The Seaford Elks Lodge has Bingo every Wednesday evening beginning promptly at 7:30. Join the Elks and enjoy their new Bingo format. Food available from our kitchen.

Blades V.F.C. Auxiliary
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Blades Volunteer Fire Company will be selling oyster sandwiches, oyster platters on Oct. 27, from 11 a.m. until…? The platters will consist of oyster sandwiches, chicken salad, boardwalk fries, tomato slice for $7.50. Oyster sandwich, $5; Chicken salad sandwich, $2.50; homemade vegetable soup, 12 oz. cup, $1.50; boardwalk fries, $1.50; Coffee and sodas, $.50.

Republican Fall Dinner
Western Sussex Republicans’ Fall Dinner will be held Thursday, Nov. 1. Social starts at 6 p.m., with dinner at 6:30, at R.J. Riverside, Laurel. Tickets are $15. Special guest will be Attorney General Jane Brady. All are welcome, call Peggy Bouden for tickets 846-9906.

Grange meets October 25
The next Sussex County Pamona meeting will be held on Thursday, Oct. 25, at Broadcreek Grange #59, located on Route 9 in Laurel, starting at 6:30 p.m. with a covered dish dinner followed by the regular meeting at 7:30 p.m., at which time election of officers will be held. All Grange members are urged to attend. On behalf of the officers of the Sussex County Pamona Grange #3 the Master, Howard Millman is pleased to announce that on Thursday, Sept. 20, the Pamona degree team conferred the fifth degree of the Grange on the eligible candidates in attendance. The evening was hosted by members of the Midland Grange #27 of Georgetown, and the festive feast table was prepared by Mrs. Clara Hudson of the Milford Grange #6.

Which is NOT the Antique?
The Seaford Historical Society is sponsoring an Antiques Roadshow-type program fashioned after the popular PBS show. It will be held at the Blades Fire Hall, 5th and Cannon St., on Saturday, Oct. 20, from noon to 5 p.m. Open to the public, admission is $5 per person, which entitles each person to bring two items for appraisal by the ten antique dealers present. Additional items will cost $2 each. These appraisals are not for insurance purposes. For further information call Connie Chapman at 629-8108.