Seaford News Briefs
Thursday, October 28, 2004
 
Republican Women Meeting
Seaford Republican Women’s Club meets Thursday, Oct. 28, at Seaford Golf and Country Club, 10:30 a.m. The speaker will be Dr. Mellie Kinnamon, director of Human Resources and Public Information for the Seaford School District. She will explain how Seaford schools are complying with “No Child Left Behind.” All interested persons are invited. There is no charge. Lunch is at noon. Call Jane Short, 629-7097, or Anne Nesbitt, 628-7788.

Harvest Festival
Games, food, run at Grace Baptist Church Trunk or Treat Harvest Festival, Sunday, Oct. 31, 6 p.m. For children ages 1-6. Church is located at 805 Atlanta Road, Seaford. Phone 629-8434.

Seaford Wine Expo
Seaford Wine Expo, sponsored by the Seaford AAUW, Saturday, Nov. 6, 5 to 7 p.m., Nanticoke River Yacht Club, Blades. Tickets are $15 and include wine tasting (provided by Teller Wines in Lewes), food from several area restaurants and four mini seminars. Phone 628-0673. Benefits Career Power program.

Fitness Classes Starting
Fitness classes, St. John’s U.M. Church (open to the public), Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9 a.m. and Tuesday, Thursday, 5:30 p.m. (free childcare for morning classes only). Classes start (try one for free) on Nov. 1 and 2. For beginners to intermediates, co-ed, muscle-toning, stretching, high-low aerobic class. For information or to register, contact Carol Lynch (18-year AFAA certified fitness professional) at 629-7539.

Seaford Halloween Parade
Seaford Halloween Parade, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 6 p.m. (line up starts at 5 p.m. off Cedar Avenue). Route is along High Street to the Seaford fire house. In case of rain, the parade will be canceled but judging will take place at the fire house. Sponsored by the Seaford Downtown Business Association.

Elks Children’s Party
The Seaford Elks Lodge 2458 will have its annual children’s Halloween Party at the Elks Lodge on Thursday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. The Lodge is located on Elks Road, north of Seaford. There will be prizes for costumes - most original, funniest, and scariest. Games will be played, with refreshments served at the conclusion of the party. Any child between the ages of 1-12 are encouraged to attend. Call Janice Cecil at 875-3810 for more information.

Seaford Christmas Parade
Downtown Seaford Association Christmas Parade, Saturday, Dec. 4, 7 p.m. - “ A Five Star Christmas.” Line-up and registration begins at 4:30 p.m. For more information, phone 628-2828. The raindate is Sunday, Dec. 5, at 2 p.m.

Victorian Christmas at Mansion
Victorian Christmas at the Ross Mansion, sponsored by Seaford Historical Society. Friday, Dec. 10, 5 to 7 p.m. - wine, cheese and tour, $10 a person. Saturday, Dec. 11, and Sunday, Dec. 12, 1 to 4 p.m. - tours at $5 a person. Christmas Boutique also taking place. Phone 628-7788.

Seaford High Class of 1979
Seaford Class of 1979, 25th class reunion, Saturday, Nov 6. For Information contact shsclassof1979@yahoo.com or call 841-4254.
Chamber Fall Dinner
Greater Seaford Chamber of Commerce fall membership dinner, Thursday, Oct. 28, Seaford Fire Hall, 6 p.m. Cost is $18. Business, volunteer awards presented. Reservations in advance by Oct. 22. Phone 629-9690.

Continental Soldier Memories
“Memories of a Delaware Continental Soldier,” Seaford Museum, 203 High St., Monday, Nov. 1, 7 p.m. Sponsored by Seaford Historical Society. Jack Gardner will appear as a Revolutionary War infantryman. Free and open to the public.

Hour of Prayer - Election Day
Hour of Prayer, St. John’s U.M. Church, Pine and Poplar streets, Seaford, Tuesday, Nov. 2, noon to 1 p.m. Light lunch provided.

First Federal Election Program
The “First Federal Election” program, Seaford District Library, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2 p.m., Seaford District Library. Presented by Delaware State Museums. Free to the public.

Veterans’ Program Nov. 11
Veterans’ Program, Thursday, Nov. 11, Seaford Kiwanis Park, 11 a.m. Music, firing squad, raising of the colors and dedication of bricks. Open house to follow at Nanticoke Post 6 and VFW Post 4961. Phone Dick Drummond at 629-7861 for more information. Speaker: James Baxter.

Elks Dinner Theatre
Seaford Elks Lodge third annual dinner theatre, Friday, Nov. 12, Saturday, Nov. 13. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Advanced tickets are $15; children 11 and under, $7.50 (by Nov. 8). Phone 875-3810.

Play at Seaford High
“Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” will be presented at Seaford High School on Nov. 18, 19, 20 and 23 at 7 p.m. and on Nov. 21 at 2 p.m. in the Madden Auditorium.

The “Parents As Teachers” (PAT) Stay & Play
Parents and children (birth to age three) are invited to play together, listen to a story, learn new songs and finger plays, and network with other families. Free. No registration required. Sessions are Mondays, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Seaford Dept. of Parks & Recreation (SDPR), 320 Virginia Ave., Seaford. Parent educator, Cris Henderson. (Closed on school holidays.) Call Anna Scovell at 856-5239 for more information.