Laurel Events
Thursday, October 24, 2002
 
Safe Driving Course
The Laurel Senior Center, will hold a 55 Alive Safe Driving Course (An AARP course) on Oct. 28 and 29, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fee is $10. Call 875-9053 to register.

Laurel Halloween Party
Looking for some fun? The Laurel Public Library will host a Halloween Party on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at 6:30 p.m. Children ages 10 and under are invited to come in costume for an evening of gently scary stories and treats. For more information, please contact the Laurel library at 875-3184.

Halloween in Laurel
Please be advised The Town of Laurel will celebrate Halloween on Thursday, Oct. 31, between the hours of 6-8 p.m., with the age limit being 12 or under. There will be NO Mischief Night.

Halloween Party
A Halloween Party will be held on Thursday, Oct. 31, from 7 -9 p.m., at the Laurel American Legion, Rt. 24, Millsboro Road, Laurel. The party is hosted by the Sons of American Legion. There will be a costume contest, games, refreshment and bagged candy for all ages 12 years and under. Sorry, no haunted forest this year. So kids bring your parents for a family-filled good time of tricks and treats.
LHS Homecoming Parade
Laurel High School’s Homecoming Parade is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 25. Lineup will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the parade steps off at 6:30. Following the parade, the Laurel Bulldogs will face the Indian River Indians in a football game starting at 7:30. Any local community or civic organization who wishes to march or ride in this year’s parade should contact Mrs. Laura Sapovits at the high school at 875-6120, ext. 213, before Oct. 21. Lineup for these groups will be along Juniper Street, accessed from Penn Street only, and based on arrival time.

Safe Driving Course
The Laurel Senior Center, will hold a 55 Alive Safe Driving Course (An AARP course) on Oct. 28 and 29, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fee is $10. Call 875-9053 to register.

Harvest at Pepperbox
Fall Harvest at Pepperbox in Laurel will be held on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Come & See Real Horsepower at work! Free parking and admission, also horse-drawn shuttles will be available from the parking lot to the activity area. Activities and Demonstrations include: working horses, including soybean harvesting with horse-drawn combine demonstration; pony and horse rides, petting zoo, wagon, carriage, and pony train rides, vintage cars, trucks, tractors, hit-and-miss engines, operating portable sawmill, carriage museum, antique tools and harness sheds, chicken coop, and farm kitchen. Crafts exhibitions include blacksmithing, cider pressing, carving, basket weaving, broom making, chair caning, and wool spinning. There will be Civil War re-enactors Encampment and Living History demonstrations. Vendors are welcome, cost $10 per space. Featuring special music by The Dove and Lacey and Friends. Platters, baked goods, and other great foods and homemade ice cream will be for sale. The parade of antique equipment and live horsepower is at 2:30 p.m. For information or to register, call 875-4971.