Lions tourney rescheduled
The Seaford Lions Club Charity Golf Tournament will be Friday, Oct.
22. Proceeds will help support the club's community projects such
as providing eye exams and glasses, scholarships, and assisting other
needy and well-deserving causes. The tournament will be held at the
Seaford Golf and Country Club, at 9 a.m. Entry fee is $75. For details,
contact Keller Hoch at 855-2283 or 629-4179 after 6 p.m.
Restaurant helps B&G Club
The Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club is joining with the Golden
Corral restaurant to recognize Fire Prevention Month. Members of western
Sussex fire departments will be guest servers at the restaurant each
Thursday in October and the first Thursday in November, between 6
and 9 p.m. All tips and 10 percent of money made between those hours
will be donated by Golden Corral to the Boys and Girls Club.
Also, the restaurant is hosting fire prevention poster (for ages 4
to 7) and essay (for ages 8 to 12) contests. Entry forms are available
at the restaurant. For more information call Golden Corral manager
Craig Dimes at 629-5768.
Manor House Bazaar set
The Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, Seaford, will hold
its annual bazaar on Tuesday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. till 2:30 p.m.
A chicken salad platter luncheon will be served at 12:30 p.m., for
$5 per person. Sandwiches and hot dogs will be available all day.
There will be booths for arts and crafts, country store, woodworking,
basement bargains and used clothing.
All proceeds go to the Benevolence Fund (financial assistance) of
the Peninsula United Methodist Homes Inc.
Sorority to raffle basket
The Seaford chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority, Laureate Epsilon,
is holding a Longaberger Basket raffle for its major fall fund-raiser.
The drawing for the tall hamper basket with lid, valued at approximately
$250, will be held Dec. 17. The basket is on display at Delmarva Antiques,
US 13, Laurel. Tickets, which are $1 each or 6 for $5, may be purchased
there or by calling 875-2200.
A portion of the proceeds will help to fund one of the chapter's major
service projects, which takes place at Christmas. Traditionally, the
chapter provides a Christmas complete with wrapped gifts and dinner
to a needy family in the area.
Dance will benefit children
The Kaitlin Marie Bell Foundation will hold a Halloween dance to raise
money for local physically-challenged children. The fund-raiser is
scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 23, at the Seaford Fire Hall from 8 p.m.
to midnight and will feature live music from Encore and a 50/50 raffle.
Refreshments will be served and prizes will be awarded for the best
three costumes. Adults 21 and older only will be admitted. Tickets
are $20 and are being sold in advance. Call Rebecca Bell at 629-3874
for more information, or to purchase tickets.
to hold spaghetti dinner
The Virgil Wilson VFW Post 4961, Middleford Road, Seaford, will hold
a spaghetti dinner Friday, Oct. 22, 6 p.m. Carry-outs will be available.
For more information, call 629-3092.
Celebrate fall at center
The Baldcypress Nature Center at Trap Pond State Park has planned
the following activities. To register for a program, contact the nature
center at (302) 875-5163.
Pumpkin Pumpkin, Saturday, Oct. 23, 10 a.m. Children ages 6-12
are invited to discover the life cycle of a pumpkin. Participants
will look at seeds and how they sprout and sample some roasted pumpkin
seeds. Kids will make a pumpkin mask to take home with them. Pre-registration
is required. Cost is $2 per child.
Trussum Pond Canoe Trip, Saturday, Oct. 23, 1 p.m. Pre-registration
is required. Cost is $12 per person. Basic paddling instruction is
Fall Foliage Hike, Saturday, Oct. 23, 2 p.m. Participants will
make leaf rubbings to help with identification of trees.
Harvest Moon Hayride, Saturday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m. Let the moon
light our way! The moonlit wagon ride will end with a marshmallow
roast around the campfire. Cost is $3 per person. Pre-registration
Possums to do 'Angel Street'
"Angel Street," the inspiration for the movie "Gaslight," will be
performed by the Possum Point Players Nov. 5, 6, 12, and 13, 8 p.m.,
and Nov. 7 and 14, 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 each or $8 for senior citizens
and students for the matinee performances only. For reservations,
Show to help pregnancy center
Gumboro Fellowship Church will host a dessert theater, "Snap Shots
and Portraits," Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 28-30, 7 p.m. Desserts
will be prepared by women of the Mennonite Church. Cost is $12 per
person and proceeds will benefit the Sussex Pregnancy Care Center.
For ticket information call 856-4344.
School to host stamp show
The eighth annual Sussex County Stamp Show will be Saturday, Oct.
23, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the cafeteria in Woodbridge Elementary School,
Greenwood. Admission is free. Sponsor is the Sussex County Stamp Club.
For details, call 537-7402 or 628-9626.
Concert series opens Tuesday
The Seaford Community Concert Association will present its first concert
of the season, the dance troupe Taylor 2," on Tuesday, Oct. 26, at
8 p.m. at the Seaford High School auditorium.
Admission to the concert is by membership only. For details, contact
Jim or Barbara Burket at 629-8657 or M. Barr at 645-8617 in Lewes
and coastal areas.