Seaford GOP Women
Seaford Republican Women will meet on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 10:30 a.m. at the Seaford Golf and Country Club. Matthew Miller will be sharing information on the DelDOT Corridor Plan for Route 13 and 13A. He is concerned on the impact on the Downtown area because of what DelDOT has planned for 13A.
DelDOT is asking for community input as they are proposing restrictions to businesses on Route 13. Jack Miller’s drawing will be brought to this meeting to show what design they are proposing along with a copy of the Resolution given to the City Council.
All concerned guest are invited to attend and give their input on this proposal. For more information call Ann Nesbitt at 628-7788.
The Downtown Seaford Halloween Parade will be Wednesday, Oct. 30. Line up at Dr. Wolfgang’s parking lot at one Cedar Avenue. The parade route will be from the parking lot to High Street to Arch Street to King Street and ending at the Seaford Firehouse. Registration begins at 6 p.m. with the parade beginning at 7 p.m. The ROTC Cadets will carry the Flags to lead the parade. The Seaford High School and Middle School bands will also participate.
The parade is open to everyone in costume from ages 0 to 99. Children must be in costume or with parents to enter. Categories will be funniest, most original, prettiest, scariest and groups. No motorized vehicles.
Following judging and refreshments at the Firehouse, winner will be announced and prizes given out by Scotty Wallace.
Pumpkin carving contest
Seaford Main Street is sponsoring their first pumpkin carving contest for the merchants of downtown Seaford. Come on out on Monday, Oct.28, at 6:30 at the Seaford Fire Hall and cheer for your favorite merchant and their team and watch what their pumpkin becomes. There will be prizes for the Best Overall, Most Original and the Funniest. A small award will be given to each. For more information contact M. Madden, 629-7880, or J. Short, 629-7097.
Basket Bingo Nov. 15
Salisbury Metro Lions Club will host a Basket Bingo on Friday, Nov. 15, at the Moose Lodge, Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, to benefit Sight and Hearing programs. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; Games begin at 6:30 p.m. Prizes include Longaberger Baskets and more.Tickets are: $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Refreshments available during event. For information call: 410-749-6627.
READ-ALOUD Delaware volunteer training session will be held Wednesday, Oct. 30, at 1 p.m. in the Seaford Public Library. Volunteer readers are needed at various reading sites in Sussex County. Call 856-2527 for information.
20th Class Reunion
The Seaford High School Class of 1982 will be holding their 20th class reunion on Nov. 30 at the Seaford Golf & Country Club. For further information please contact Crystal Absher at 629-0193 or Denise Rementer at 629-8813.
Fall Speakers Series
The Nanticoke Watershed Preservation Group, Inc. presents a Fall Speakers Series, “Nanticoke River: The Culture, History and Heritage of a Watershed.”
On Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. - “The Winding Channel: Ships and Shipbuilding on the Nanticoke,” speaker will be Pete Lesher, at Asbury Methodist Church, 601 Main St., Sharptown, Md.
Light refreshments will be served. For more information contact Gwen Dryden at 410-546-3728.
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. Refreshments and prizes are part of Family Night
Seaford Elks Bingo
The Seaford Elks Lodge has Bingo every Wednesday evening beginning promptly at 7:30.
The Center provides an opportunity for parents and caretakers with young children to play together and discuss any parenting questions with a parent educator. Other services include a lending library of children’s and parenting books and evening group meetings on a variety of topics. For more information, call Cris Henderson at 875-2781 or Seaford Dept. of Parks & Recreation at 629-6809. (Funded by State of Delaware, Department of Education.)