Rotary to honor firefighters, police, paramedics at dinner
The Nanticoke Rotary Club is preparing for its fifth annual Service
Awards Banquet to honor people who work with the police and fire departments,
along with the state police and paramedics from Greenwood, Bridgeville,
Seaford, Laurel, Blades and Delmar.
The event, scheduled for Nov. 6 at the Laurel Fire Hall, will be highlighted
by presentations to representatives from each of those organizations.
All recipients will also be eligible for a weekend vacation through
a drawing which will be held that night.
The event starts at 5:30 p.m. with a cash bar and continues with dinner
at 6:30. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at Towers Signs in Seaford
and The Insurance Market in Laurel.
Program to look at deer
The Baldcypress Nature Center at Trap Pond State Park, Laurel, will
hold a program about Southern Delaware's white-tailed deer population
Saturday, Oct. 30, 1 p.m. The population is at its peak activity during
this time of year. Participants will search for signs of deer rutting
activity in the woodlands of Trap Pond and learn more about Delaware's
To register, contact the nature center at 875-5163.
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.
There will be booths for arts and crafts, country store, baked goods,
Manor House ceramics, woodworking, basement bargains, used clothing,
attic treasures and fast foods.
A chicken salad luncheon will be served at 12:15 p.m. in the dining
room for $5 per person. Sandwiches and hot dogs, finger foods, coffee
and cold drinks will be available all day.
This event is planned by the Manor House Auxiliary with the support
of the Methodist churches of Dover, Easton and Salisbury districts
of Peninsula Conference. Set up and pricing will be done on Monday,
Nov. 1. Volunteers are needed for this day and also to help man the
booths on bazaar day. Call Vicki Manlove, 629-4265, for more information.
All proceeds go to the Benevolence Fund (financial assistance) of
the Peninsula United Methodist Homes Inc.
NHS to host bingo games
The Employee Activity Committee of Nanticoke Health Services will
sponsor bingo games Thursday, Nov. 11, in the Medical Staff Conference
Room of the hospital. The first bingo number will be called at 7 p.m.
The evening will consist of 20 games and the grand prize will be a
1999 Longaberger popcorn basket complete with liner and protector
- a $70 value. Admission is $5.
For additional information contact Tracy Fiori at 629-6611, ext. 2420.
open to all Nov. 14
Sultana Stables, located at Sandy Hill Arabians in Georgetown, invites
the public to the farm on Sunday, Nov. 14, at 2 p.m. for Arabian Horse
Day. Features will include a presentation of champion show horses,
educational speakers, training demonstrations and sale horses. For
more information call Jody Gray at 337-8232.
Sussex Central; Class of '89 reunion Nov. 27
Sussex Central Senior High School Class of 1989 will hold its 10-year
class reunion on Saturday, Nov. 27. For more information contact Karen
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.
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,
Up With People coming soon
As part of its 1999 world tour, Up With People will perform the new
show, "Roads," at the Seaford High School auditorium on Saturday,
Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m. Sponsors are Burris Foods and Comcast Cable.
Tickets are $12 each for adults and $10 for students/seniors and $1
from every ticket sold will benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Delaware.
Tickets can be bought at the Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club; Greater
Milford Boys and Girls Club; Wilmington Trust Co., Laurel; Baltimore
Trust Co., Bridgeville; and Delaware Tech-Owens at the Carter Partnership
The show features 135 student cast members from 22 nations.
The music tells a story about students at an international university
who run the Ayiko Youth Center.
Horses, riders invited to park
On Sunday, Nov. 7, Trap Pond State Park will sponsor a trail ride
for equestrians and their horses. Riders will go along the 5.5-mile
Boundary Trail, eat lunch and then continue on the Ford Warrington
tract. Registration is $10 per rider and must be received by Nov.
1. For details, call 875-5163.