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.
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,
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.
Class to reunite this weekend
The Class of 1974 from Seaford High School will hold its 25-year reunion
this weekend. A casual get-together will be Friday, Nov. 26, at RJ
Riverside restaurant in Laurel.
On Nov. 27, the class will hold a dinner dance at Webster's 1801,
in Salisbury. For more information contact Scott Bleile at sgbsr@
AARP offers driving program
A 55 Alive/Mature Driving Program for people 50 and over will be given
from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 6 and 7 at the Methodist Manor House,
1001 Middleford Road, Seaford.
The two-day program, sponsored by the American Association for Retired
Persons, stresses how older drivers may operate vehicles safely.
Upon completion of the program, participants receive a certificate
entitling them to a reduction in their auto insurance. A 15 percent
reduction is given to anyone repeating the program within three years.
For information and registration, call 628-4879. The cost is $8 per
to host celebration
A Victorian Christmas will be held at the Ross Mansion on Saturdays
and Sundays, Dec. 11,12, 18 and 19. The Civil War era, 11-room Italianate
mansion will be decorated for the Christmas holidays by local professional
florists with emphasis on Victorian decorating styles.
Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. each day. Admission is $2 per person.
The mansion is located on North Pine Street in Seaford. The event
is sponsored by Seaford Historical Society. For more information call
628-7788 or 628-9500.
Chapter plans basket raffle
The Seaford chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sorority, Laureate Epsilon,
has planned 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 on 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.
Seaford planning 2000 party
The city of Seaford is planning a celebration to welcome in the new
millennium on Friday, Dec. 31, beginning at 7 p.m. and ending with
fireworks at 11:30 p.m. The party will include family events. A committee,
headed by Cathy VanSciver, has been meeting since the summer to plan
the party. So far events include a clown performance, entertainment
and music, children's games and contests.
The cost of admission is $5 for adults; children 12 and under are
admitted free. Admission will not exceed $20 per family. Games will
cost from 50 cents to $1.
The event is scheduled to take place at the Seaford City Hall. Call
VanSciver at 629-8740 for more information.
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.