Week is coming The Seaford Central Elementary PTA is celebrating
National American Education Week through Friday, Nov. 19. On Thursday,
teachers will share experiences from their days as elementary students.
On Friday, the PTA plans a day of surprises for the teachers. Alumni
meeting scheduled The Seaford High School Alumni Association
will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Boys and Girls Club
on Virginia Avenue. Senior center bazaar set The Nanticoke
Senior Center, 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford, will have a Christmas bazaar
and bake sale on Tuesday, Nov. 23, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. All items
have been made by members of the center. For details, call 629-4939.
Learn to Read-Aloud A Read-Aloud Delaware volunteer training
session will be held Tuesday, Nov. 23, at 1 p.m., in the Seaford Public
Library, Seaford. Volunteer readers are needed at various reading
sites in Sussex County. Call 856-2527 for further information. Fiction's
homeless come to life "Comfort Me With Apples,"an original dramatic
portrayal of homeless characters throughout literature, will be presented
at the Seaford Public Library Friday, Nov. 19, at 1 p.m. The play
is a two-act presentation featuring six homeless characters who are
based on the works of authors such as T.S. Eliot, Zora Neale Hurston,
Flannery O'Connor and Maya Angelou. Scholar-performer Betty Jean Steinhouer
brings to life six people who will share their life stories and tell
how homelessness has affected them. Admission is free, but donations
of canned and dry food will be accepted to be distributed to shelters.
Juniors to present play
The junior class of Seaford High School will present "Stuart Little,"
a play based on the book by E.B. White, Friday, Dec. 10, at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets for children under 12 are $2, $3 at the door. Tickets for
adults are $3, $4 at the door.
Club to award citizenship
Soroptimist International of Seaford is offering an award to high
school seniors living in the Seaford School District.
The Youth Citizenship Award recognizes high school seniors for their
contributions to home, school, community and state. First-place winner
receives $550 and second-place winner receives $450. For further information
call Cathy Vansciver at 629-8740.
Parade set for Dec. 4
Downtown Seaford will host its annual Christmas parade Saturday, Dec.
4, beginning at 7 p.m. (line-up begins at 5:30). Rain date is Sunday,
Dec. 5, 2 p.m.
The parade will line up at Nylon Boulevard and march down Pennsylvania
Avenue and High Street to Market Street. For details, call Toby French,
Former beauty queens sought
The Seaford Lioness Club is looking for past Little Miss and Miss
Seaford winners to be recognized at the club's Year 2000 pageant.
Anyone who is interested in participating may contact Toni Cocilovo
to present play
Seaford Christian Academy's Fall Semester production of "Play On,"
a comedy by Rick Abbott and directed by Danielle Hofstetter, will
be presented Friday and Saturday, Nov. 19 and 20, at 7:30 p.m.
When character Phyllis Montague decides to have her original play
performed, the actors and their director run into many unanticipated
obstacles. Actors blunder through their last few rehearsals of "Murder
Most Foul," a play not even the playwright knows the end to.
The doors open Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. Tickets will be on sale
at the door. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students.
Little League to hold bingo
Nanticoke Little League's fall fund raiser will be a holiday basket
bingo featuring Christmas and other Longaberger baskets. The bingo
will be held on Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Western Sussex Boys and
Girls Club on Virginia Avenue, Seaford. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.
with games starting at 7 p.m. Refreshments, door prizes and a Beanie
Baby raffle will be held.
Tickets are available in Seaford at Linda & Company Hair Designs,
Culver's Nationwide Insurance Office or by calling John Puma at 628-3440.
Tickets are also available at the door. Cost is $20 in advance or
$25 at the door.
AAUW to hold auction
The Seaford Branch of the American Association of University Women
will be holding its annual holiday auction on Sunday, Nov. 21, at
1 p.m. at the home of Joyce Mackler. Members are asked to donate two
items for the auction.
Homemade crafts, baked goods and other items have been auctioned off
in previous years. All proceeds from the auction benefit the AAUW
scholarship fund. Guests are welcome to attend with members. New members
are also welcome. Call Diane LeCompte at 629-2249 for more information
Church to hold fund raiser
Mt. Calvary AME Church will hold a "Night of Elegance" Saturday, Dec.
4, 5 p.m., at the Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club, Seaford. The
semi-formal event is for people 16 and older and will feature entertainment,
door prizes and an on-site photographer. Tickets are $25 per person.
Proceeds will benefit the church's building fund. For more information,
call 628-1392, 629-0481 or 629-9722.
SDPR to go to New York
Seaford Department of Parks and Recreation is sponsoring a trip to
Radio City Music Hall, New York City, Sunday, Dec. 5. Tickets, which
include transportation, are $74. For details, call 629-6809.