Bulletin Board
Thursday, November 11th. 1999
 
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.

Stables 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 at 846-2231.

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. 12 and 13, 8 p.m., and Nov. 14, 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 each or $8 for senior citizens and students for the matinee performances only. For reservations, call 856-4560.

Hall to lead Abstinence Week
Five-time world powerlifting champion Mike Hall will be the featured speaker during the kick-off of the the Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club's Abstinence Week.
The Abstinence Week Kick-Off will be held Friday, Nov. 12, 7:15 p.m. in the club auditorium. Family Night begins at 7 p.m. each Friday night at the club.
Abstinence Week, Nov. 15 - 20, will promote drug, alcohol, tobacco and sexual abstinence to young people.
Among the events being planned is a county-wide educational conference on Nov. 13, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. entitled, "Taking Charge of Your Life." The conference, held at the Boys and Girls Club, is free and open to women 14 and older. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. and lunch will be provided.
The Sussex Pregnancy Care Center is also hosting a drama presentation on Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the Boys and Girls Club and the internationally recognized "Up With People" group will perform the concert "Roads," scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Seaford High School auditorium.

Millennium madness planned
Possum Point Players will host a millennium party that members promise will beat all millennium parties. "A new theatre, terrific food, lots of drink, good people, great music and entertainment will set the mood," said Judy Dean, president of the Players.
The set: a newly renovated building with a two-story lobby, beautiful artwork on the walls and plenty of room to dance.
Costumes: masquerade and formal. Upon making reservations, participants will receive starter kits for their masks. The masks are their tickets to enter the theatre.
Prizes will be awarded to the most imaginative, elaborate and exciting mask.
Entertainment: The Giant Steps, a local band that plays all types of music, will perform, plus there will be appearances by many of Possum's stars' including the Ad Hoc Touring Company.
The Plot: it will unfold as the evening progresses.
The party will begin at 9 a.m., Dec. 31, with food and drink flowing until 2 a.m. The cost is $50 per person or $99 per couple.
For details, call Possum Point Players at 302-856-3460.


Auxiliary craft show planned
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Seaford Volunteer Fire Department is sponsoring its 14th annual craft show Saturday, Nov. 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Crafters throughout Delmarva will offer their works for sale. Admission is $1. Breakfast, lunch and baked goods will be available. Chances on a 50/50 raffle and 1999 Longaberger Christmas basket will be sold at the door.

College plans craft show
The 16th annual craft fair hosted by Delaware Technical & Community College, Georgetown, is Saturday, Nov. 13. Admission is free; there will be door prizes and refreshments.
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the William A. Carter Partnership Center, more than 100 crafters from several states will offer floral arrangements, country gifts, woodwork, ceramics, needlework, jewelry, dolls and clothing. For more information, call 856-5618.

Possum Juniors to make plans
Possum Juniors, the teenage arm of Possum Point Players, will meet Nov. 15, 7 p.m., at Possum Hall in Georgetown.
All youth between the ages of 10 and 18 are welcome to participate.
According to Ferdi Perrone, advisor, "This is an initial getting together meeting, to begin formulating our plans for the year. Obviously, we will be focusing on a summer production."
Call 856-3460 for details.

DART to 'stuff the bus'
DART First State will hold its second annual Stuff The Bus Thanksgiving food drive throughout the state, starting on Nov. 15.
The public may donate nonperishable food items such as canned goods, cereal, paper products, laundry detergents, and boxed side dishes.
Last year, the food drive raised over 3 tons of food for needy Delawareans.
"Stuff The Bus" will be collecting food locally on Monday, Nov. 15, at Del Tech in Georgetown, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Auxiliary to meet Nov. 17
The Ladies Auxiliary of Sussex County Volunteer Fire Association will meet at the Frankford Fire Station on Nov. 17. Dinner will be at 7 and the meeting will follow.
A clown's holiday message
The campus ministry at Delaware Technical & Community College in Georgetown will hold a dramatic clowning presentation to celebrate Thanksgiving Thursday, Nov. 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the dining hall of the new Student Services Center. For more information, call 856-5400 and ask for Benita Harris, Dan King or Candy Abbott.

'Wonderful Life' is coming
Second Street Players is offering advance ticket sales for the Christmas presentation of "It's A Wonderful Life" that opens Thanksgiving weekend. The musical stage adaptation of the classic motion picture is scheduled for Nov. 26, 27 and 28 and Dec. 3, 4 and 5.
Advance ticket purchases can be made by mailing a check made out to Second Street Players, requested show date and a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Second Street Players, P.O. Box 470, Milford, DE 19963. Tickets are $10 for Friday and Saturday shows; senior citizens and students pay a discount price of $9 for Sunday matinees. Advance sale discounts are available for groups of 20 or more.

County carolling to be Dec. 6
"Sussex Countians helping Sussex Countians" is the theme for this year's Carolling on the Circle, sponsored by the Sussex County Council, to be held Monday, Dec. 6, at 6:30 p.m. on the Circle in Georgetown. All donated canned goods and non-perishable items will be distributed to needy families in Sussex County.
Hot chocolate and cookies will be served at Georgetown Fire Hall following the program.

State park planning activities
Trap Pond State Park, Laurel, will hold a program on the history of the sweet potato industry in Sussex County Sunday, Nov. 21, 1 p.m. Admission is free.
On Saturday, Nov. 13, 1 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 21, 3 p.m., the park will host hayrides. Cost is $3 per person. Pre-registration is required.
An autumn arts and crafts seminar will be held Saturday, Nov. 13, 10 a.m. Participants will gather acorns, pine cones and other natural items in the park and will use them to create a decorative wreath. Cost is $5 per person. Advance registration is required.
For details or to register, call 875-5163.