Town to mark Halloween
The town of Laurel will celebrate Halloween Tuesday, Oct. 31, 6 to 8 p.m., for children 12 or under. There will be no mischief night.
Craft vendors wanted
A Fall/Christmas craft show will be held in the Laurel Senior High School gym on Nov. 4. To reserve a space, contact Trudy Pusey at 875-6120, ext. 214, or mail checks to Laurel Senior High School, 1133 S. Central Ave., Laurel, DE 19956.
Single rental space (approximately 8 feet) is $20 and double rental space (16 feet) is $35.
Kids can learn to juggle
Carlos Mir, a professional juggler, will come to the Laurel Public Library on Saturday, Nov. 4, at 11 a.m. to perform and to teach kids the art of juggling. Children are asked to bring three socks which he magically turns into juggling balls. Mir will provide a half-hour of instruction, and a half-hour for the kids to try juggling several different kinds of objects.
Citizen of Year banquet
Delmar's Citizen of the Year dinner and dance honoring the Citizen of the Year 2000, Mary Lee Pase, will be Saturday, Nov. 4, at Delmar Fire Hall. A reception will be at 6 p.m., introductions at 6:45, followed by dinner at 7 and an 8 p.m. program. Dancing will begin at 9 and go to midnight.This is sponsored by the Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce. Tickets may be purchased by mail at: P.O. Box 416, Delmar, DE 19940, or at the following locations: Wilmington Trust, Paradise Tanning, Town Hall, Gordy Fuel, or Bank of Delmarva. Cost is $19.50 per person.
Journey for Sight Nov. 5
The Laurel Lions Club Journey For Sight will be Sunday, Nov. 5, at Trap Pond State Park in Laurel. Registration will be at 12:30 p.m. with the walk getting under way at 1:30 p.m. The 5.2-mile course winds through the scenic nature trail.
This is a joint community venture. If members of your organization, Church group, or club walk as a group, the Lions Club will return 50 percent of your collected pledges to your organization. All proceeds collected by the Laurel Lions Club will be used for sight-related projects. There will be a collection bin for used eye glasses at the registration desk. Refreshments will be available at the finish line and awards will be presented at the completion of the walk.
Sponsor sheets may be obtained from Laurel Petroleum, the Insurance Market, O'Neals Jewelry Store, Dr. Adiarte's office or by calling Lion Jim Littleton at 875-1153.
In case of bad weather, the walk will be held at the Laurel High School.