Bingo at the Elks Lodge
Bingo at the Seaford Elks Lodge is held every Wednesday night.
Doors open at 5:30 and play begins at 7. Cash prizes up to the maximum allowed by law.
Gallery 107 art classes
The following classes are scheduled for May at Gallery 107. Details are provided online at nanticokeriverartscouncil.org/Classes.html.
The Gallery is located in Seaford, at 324 High St. Hours are 1-5 p.m. on Thursdays and Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays. Classes are conducted around the corner at 105 Pine St.
There will be no special classes this month.
Open Studio Time - Mondays, beginning May 9, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Open studio time for artists of all media who wish to work in a group setting. The open studio will be available for individuals ages 16 and older who like to paint with others. No instruction will be available although you can learn more in a group setting.Cost is $5.
Canvas and Coffee - Fridays, 10 a.m. to noon, Canvas and Coffee with Tammy Kearney and Nancy Laprad, $5.
WWII photo exhibit
The Seaford Museum is pleased to host a photo exhibit, in collaboration with the Delaware Division of Historical & Cultural Affairs, of the WWII photographs of Army photographer, William D. Willis. The exhibit, 'Through the Lens,' shows the perspective of a Southern Delaware native who photographed the war as he saw it, as well as the war years here at home.
The exhibit will be in the Web Exhibit Room until June.
The Seaford Museum is located in the old Post Office on High Street in Seaford and will be open to the public on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons from 1 to 4.
SHS Class of 2018 fundraiser
SHS Class of 2018 will hold a Chicken BBQ at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 7 from 11 a.m. until sold out on Stein Highway near the Nanticoke Little League Complex. Cost is $8 per platter. Please come out and support this fundraiser which benefits next year's prom.
The Fraternal Order of Police presents Basket Bingo on Thursday, May 12, at the Seaford Moose Lodge, Rt. 13A, Seaford. Doors open at 6 p.m. and Bingo begins at 7.
Cost is $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Nearly 30 chances to win including the large hamper with lid and beverage barrel with wrought iron stand. Also enjoy a Chinese Auction. Many great door prizes.
For more information and tickets, contact the Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #9, at 302-542-4330.
Boy Scout Troop 249, chartered by St. Johns UMC, will host an All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast on Saturday, May 21 from 7-10:30 a.m., at the church located at 300 N. Pine St., Seaford. Enjoy pancakes, sausage, scrapple, eggs and beverages for $7; kids under age 5 eat free. Tickets can be purchased at the door.
Annual Car, Truck, Bike Show
The 6th Annual Car, Truck, Bike Show hosted by SDSRA will be held at Moose Lodge #1728, 22759 Bridgeville Hwy., Seaford, on Saturday, May 21 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Rain date is May 22.
Enjoy breakfast sandwiches, BBQ chicken/ribs, drinks, bake sale, music, door prizes and more. There will be trophies and dash plaques for all entries. Registration is $10.
Yard sale spaces are available for $10 per table. The yard sale will be held from 7 a.m. until. For more information, call 629-8408.
For more information about the show, contact Raymond or Debbie Trice at 381-6523.
Spring Harp Concert
Expressions of Joy Harp Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, at St. John's United Methodist Church, 300 N. Pine St., Seaford. The ensemble will perform a variety of styles of music plus solos, duets and many ensemble pieces. Admission is free and everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Joy at 443-359-0186.
SHS Class of '76 Reunion
Seaford High School Class of '76 will hold its 40 Year Reunion on Saturday, Aug. 6, in the Gold Room at the Harrington Casino. For more information, log onto Facebook at Seaford High School Class of '76 or call David Smith at 410-726-7090 or Jeanne McMahon Griffith at 302-628-3188.
Book, Bake and Plant Sale
A Book, Bake and Plant Sale will be held at Laurel American Legion, 12168 Laurel Rd., Laurel, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 7, or sold out.
This event is the day before Mother's Day so stop in and pick up a plant, book or homemade baked goods for your mother or grandmother.
Scrapple sandwiches and coffee will be ready at 7 a.m. For more information, call 875-0167.
'Get in Gear' Family Bike Rally
The Trap Pond Partners 13th Annual 'Get in Gear' Family Bike Rally will be held on Saturday, May 7. Enjoy a 5-mile ride through Trap Pond State Park, suitable for the young and old. Registration begins at 9 a.m. For more information, call 875-5163 or visit trappondpartners.com.
Oyster Sandwich Sale
Odd Fellows of Laurel Charity Lodge will have their monthly oyster sandwich sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 7, or until sold out, at the lodge located at 319 Poplar St. Hot dogs and hamburgers will also be available and the Martha Rebekah Lodge 21 will sell their homemade ice cream, baked goods and refreshments. Eat-in or carry-out. Delivery to businesses.
Save money and energy
Representatives from Delmarva Power will be at the Laurel Public Library on Monday, May 9 from 2-4 p.m. They will present information on how to reduce energy bills and save money. They will also answer questions and review energy bills for those who bring them. The program is free and open to the public.
A Night At The Movies
Bring your family and enjoy a free, family friendly movie at The Lighthouse, 27225 Kaye Rd., Laurel, every second and fourth Friday of the month. Free popcorn, soft drinks, coffee, tea or hot chocolate. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the main feature begins at 7. To find out what is playing, call 875-7814.
Oyster Sandwich Sale
Liberating Power AME Zion Church will hold an Oyster Sandwich Sale at noon on Saturday, May 14, at the home of Irene Horsey, 619 Center St., Laurel. Cost is $8. For more information, contact Virginia Snead at 875-7438, Unice Hopkins at 448-0364 or Irene Horsey at 875-4968.
Annual Strawberry Festival
Enjoy St. Philip's 10th Annual Strawberry Festival, 600 S. Central Ave., Laurel, on Saturday, May 21, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Breakfast, lunch, craft vendors, entertainment and strawberries - whole, desserts and drinks. For more information, call 875-3644.
The Laurel Fire Department will hold its 1st Annual Cash Bash featuring $20,000 in cash prizes on Saturday, June 4. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the first cash drawing is at 6.
Tickets are $25 and include entry for cash giveaways, food, beer and deejay entertainment. Must be 21 to enter. Multiple chances to win. Cash giveaway every 15 minutes. You do not need to be present to win. For tickets, contact any member of the Laurel Fire Department. For more information, call 875-3081.
Delmar Public Library
Dine Out for Delmar Public Library at the Greene Turtle - It's time to Dine Out for Delmar Public Library! May's Dine Out event will be held at The Greene Turtle, 2318 N. Salisbury Blvd., near the Centre at Salisbury. Pick up a flyer at the library or download one from our website and present the flyer on May 19 between 11 a.m. and 2 a.m. (May 20). The Greene Turtle will donate 20% of the sale to the Library's Building campaign. Library closed on May 5 and May 30 - Delmar Public Library will be closed on Thursday, May 5, so that all staff may attend the Delaware Library Association's annual conference. We will reopen on Friday, May 6, at 10 a.m. The Library will also be closed on Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 31, at 10 a.m.
The Kiwanis Club of Delmar will hold its annual Prayer Breakfast at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 14, in Camelot Hall on State Street. Cost is $5 and tickets may be purchased from members or at the door.
Smith designs on display
For a limited time, the Laurel Historical Society will display original designs ofNancy Smith, an Italian immigrant who moved to America in 1921, finally settling in Laurel in 1941 with her husband James Lee Smith, a Merchant Marine from Portsville.
Nancy launched her sewing business to care for her two small children following the death of her husband in 1958 when he was lost at sea. Nancy's business thrived for four decades.
Known throughout the Delmarva Peninsula for her stylish sewing and creativity, Nancy will be remembered mostly for the nearly 200 wedding gowns and bridesmaid dresses she fashioned from pictures. She especially liked working with brides because 'they're so radiant - and I can give them some motherly advice and a few Italian recipes.'
These designs may be viewed the first Sunday of each month from 1-4 p.m. at the Laurel Heritage Museum, 215 Mechanic St., Laurel.
Bridgeville Library events
Small Business Forum, Tuesday, May 10, 7 p.m. - The Friends of the Bridgeville Library will host a local business forum featuring Jo Ellen Algier from The Frozen Farmer, Keith Lohmeyer from Lohmeyer Greenhouses, and Ralph Scott from Scott's Furniture. The forum will be moderated by Ruth Skala, chairperson, Economic Development Committee, Town of Bridgeville.
Special Presentation - Saturday, May 14, 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m. - Scarecrow's Games present, 'Magic, The Gathering' State Championship.
For more information, contact the library at 337-7401.
Lunch & Tour at CHEER
The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center is accepting new members. Anyone over the age of 50 who schedules a tour of the center will enjoy a complimentary lunch. Come learn about all the great activities and trips at the center. Check out our state-of-the-art Fitness Center. A Dinner Club is held most Thursday nights at 5 and is open to the public. To schedule a tour or for more info, call site manager, Dixie Carlisle, at 349-5237. Greenwood Vol. Fire Co. Chicken BBQ
The Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company Chicken BBQ is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from April 15 to Oct. 2, behind the fire hall. For more information, call 349-5241.
The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center will host a free FoodSkills Class presented by the Cooperative Extension Agency. The program provides nutrition education and consists of five mandatory sessions which begin on Tuesday, May 10 at 12:30 p.m. Participants will receive food packages at the end of the program.
Pre-registration is required. For more information and to register, call Site Manager, Dixie Carlisle, at 302-349-5237.
Greenwood/Bridgeville Scavenger Hunt for Teens and Tweens: June 10, 4-7 p.m., at the Bridgeville Public Library. Ages 10-17. Scavenger hunt in the town of Bridgeville begins and ends at the library. Food and prizes. Call 349-5309 or 337-7401.
Father's Day Fundraiser Craft: June 4, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., Greenwood Library. All ages. Paint a wooden bi-plane model for dad, or bring him and paint one together. Proceeds will help Jr. Friends purchase a Wii U for the library. Register at greenwood.lib.de.us or call 349-5309.
Friends of Greenwood Library Fundraiser will be held at Cafe Tamburelli's, 3 Market St., Greenwood, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Tuesday, May 10. No coupon needed and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the library.
Imagination Library donation
The Caroline County Public Library has partnered with Dolly Parton's Imagination Library to provide a specially selected book each month for a preschool child until their 5th birthday.
A tax-deductible gift of $25 will provide a high quality, age-appropriate book each month for one year, mailed directly to a Caroline County child's home.
Stop by the Caroline County Public Library, pick an Imagination Library train from the tree, and share the joy of reading.
Youth Game Nights
Delmarva Christian Schools is offering Youth Game Nights for all elementary- and middle-school athletes who are interested in playing soccer, basketball, dodgeball, floor hockey, lacrosse, and more. The Youth Game Nights will be held in the Delmarva Christian Milton Campus (DCMC) gymnasium beginning Thursday, March 24, and continue every Friday thereafter for eight weeks.
Athletes ages five to 10 will play from 5-6 p.m. Athletes ages 11 through 8th grade will play from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Athletes may pay at the door at a cost of $5 per night or they may sign-up online at www.eventbrite.com/e/youth-game-nights-tickets-21450861103 at a cost of $25 per child.
Athletes ages five to seven will comprise one group while athletes ages eight to 10 will be another. For more information, contact Dan Young at firstname.lastname@example.org.
'Living with Alzheimer's' series
The Alzheimer's Association and MAC Inc., the Area Agency on Aging, are partnering to offer a free series of classes designed to help caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease and dementia to learn, understand, and plan for the issues that arise throughout the course of the disease.
The series, 'Living with Alzheimer's Disease for Care Partners,' is divided into three sections: early stages, middle stages and later stages, and includes a total of eight sessions; participants are free to attend as many or as few sessions as possible.
The program will be held at MAC in Salisbury, Md. All classes will be held from 1-3 p.m. The class schedule is as follows: Middle Stages: Tuesdays: May 10 and 17; Later Stages: Tuesdays: May 24 and 31
The program is free but seating is limited, pre-registration is requested. Contact Amy Schine at 410-749-4940 or email@example.com for more information and to register.
Friends of KSI Car Show
Kent-Sussex Industries, Inc. (KSI) invites you to attend the Second Annual Friends of KSI Car Show on Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its Skill Development Center, 301 N. Rehoboth Blvd., Milford.
Rain or shine, $10 per car. Registration is from 8-11 a.m. and dash plaques will be given to the first 100 entries. Trophies will be awarded to the top 20 cars and Best of Show will be named at 1:30 p.m.
A DJ will provide music, and door prizes will be given. Breakfast and lunch, prepared by the Harrington American Legion can be purchased.
Buy your 50/50 tickets for a chance to take home some cash. You can also buy raffle tickets to win a cruise for two. Enjoy a day of fun, and help KSI raise funds to purchase a vehicle designated for individualized daily community inclusive trips.
For more information, contact volunteer, Angela Spishock at 302-222-0754 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Plant & Bake Sale
The Garden Cell will hold a Plant & Bake Sale at the Crossroad Ministry House, 13795 Seashore Hwy., Georgetown, on Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine. Refreshments will be available for sale.
Tour the Public Archives
If you were born, married, or attended public school in Delaware, eventually the Delaware Public Archives (DPA) in Dover will receive the information that documents these important events. On Saturday, May 7, 1:30 p.m. the staff of the Archives will conduct a tour of the facility.
This event is free to the public and reservations are not required.
'Toast to the Nanticoke'
The Nanticoke Watershed Alliance (NWA) invites the community to help us raise a
'Toast to the Nanticoke' at Layton's Chance Winery, 4225 New Bridge Rd., Vienna, on Friday, May 13 from 6:30-10 p.m.
This year's event focuses on the uniqueness of 'Growing Up Nanticoke,' and author Tom Horton will share his experiences growing up on the Marshyhope Creek, a major tributary of the Nanticoke River.
Tickets are $50 and include live music, heavy hors d'oeuvres, open wine bar, river information, winery tours, and more. All ticket sales support the NWA's programs and initiatives to conserve the natural, cultural, and historical resources of the Nanticoke River watershed.
Celebrate Heritage Day with the Nanticoke Indian Association (NIA) on Saturday, May 14 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the NIA museum located at 26673 John J. Williams Hwy., Millsboro. Visit toasttothenanticoke2016.eventbrite.com to purchase tickets or www.nanticokeriver.org/events for more information.
Enjoy performances by the Nanticoke Dance Troupe, Native American food, arts & crafts, museum tours and more. Admission is free but donations are welcome to benefit the museum. FHS Art Show and Sale
Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 945-7022 or 945-3400.
The Federalsburg Historical Society (FHS) is sponsoring its annual Art Show and Sale onSaturday, May 14 from 4-7 p.m.,at the Federalsburg Area Heritage Museum.
The art work from many talented local artists will be on display. Wine, sodas and appetizers will be available and musicians will provide entertainment for the evening.
Artists who would like to participate in the show should contact Jim Truitt at 410-754-8974. Tickets for the event are $10 and can be obtained from Jim at the above number or at the door.
The Nanticoke Indian Association will host a Yard Sale at the center, 27073 John J. Williams Hwy., Millsboro, on Saturday, May 21 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Donations are needed for the sale. To rent a table for $15 to sell items, call 945-3400 or email info@NanticokeIndians.org. Everyone is welcome.
Marine Park Festival
The 4th Annual Nanticoke River Marine Park Festivalsponsored by the Nanticoke River Sail and Power Squadron will be heldonSunday, May 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Nanticoke River Marina in Blades. This year's theme is Safe Boating On The Nanticoke.
If you or your organization, especially boat dealers, would like to be a vendor at the festival, contact Judy Martin at email@example.com or 335-1556 or 222-6341.
Heroin epidemic discussion
Have you been touched by the heroin epidemic in Sussex County? Join us at Delaware Tech in Georgetown on Tuesday, May 24 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to discuss the epidemic.
The community will seek to understand through speakers and interactive work:
1. What is the current landscape of this epidemic in Sussex County?
2. What is being done to address the public health crisis?
3. What can we do together to save and support our community?
Register at www.healthysussex.org.
New Book Talks Series
The Westside Historical Society began a new series, 'Authors on Delmarva.' Each of the five programs feature a local author who writes about some facet of life on Delmarva. All programs are free and open to the public, and will be presented at Laytons Chance Winery near Vienna, from 4 to 7 on Friday afternoons. Light refreshments will be offered. Programs will begin with a meet-and-greet followed by the author's talk and ending with a chance to purchase a signed copy of the featured book.
Future programs will feature Phillip LeBel, author of A Brief Relation of the State of Delmarva on May 27, Joe Moore, author of Murder on Maryland's Eastern Shore on June 17, and Anne Foley, author of Hollands Island: Dorchester County's 'Lost Atlantis' on Sept. 9. A fifth program will be held on Oct. 21 with the author to be announced at a later date.
For more information, contact the Westside Historical Society at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-726-8047, or Laura Layton at the Winery at 410-228-1205.
MHS Class of '66 reunion
The Millsboro High School Class of 1966 is planning a 50th anniversary reunion for the class and friends of the class. If you are interested in attending this gala event scheduled for July 9, contact Connie Rogers at email@example.com or 934-9193. We are looking for addresses of former classmates who attended school with us as well as teachers and friends who attended at the same time.
Country Buffet Breakfast
Galestown Ruritan Club presents a country buffet breakfast on the last Sunday of each month from 7-10 a.m. at the Galestown Community House.Buffet items include sausage, scrapple, pancakes, eggs, potato and hominy casseroles, creamed chip beef, homemade sticky buns and more.
Family Game Night
Bring the family to the Federalsburg branch of the Caroline County Public Library for an evening of classic board games. Revisit favorite games, discover new ones and meet other families who also enjoy board games. Games provided by the library include Chess, Checkers, Parcheesi, Yahtzee, Hi Ho Cherry-O, Scrabble and more. Family Game Night is held on the third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. The event is free and registration is not required.
Trip to the Blue Ridge Mountains
AARP #1276 is hosting a trip to the Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah Valley on May 19-21. Cost is $365. Contact J. Marvel at 410-742-5865.
Del Tech offers trip to Alaska
Delaware Technical Community College has partnered with Collette, a premier travel experiences company, to offer the community an opportunity to explore Alaska by land and sea. Ten percent of the cost of each trip booked is donated to Delaware Tech to fund scholarships for underprivileged children in Sussex County to attend summer camps and courses at Delaware Tech's Kids on Campus Program.
The Alaska trip, featuring Denali National Park and days of sightseeing from an amazing cruise ship, runs from May 24 through June 5, 2016. The $4,249 per person (based on double occupancy) price includes round trip airfare, lodging, 21 meals, and the daily tours of scenic and wild places. Highlights of the trip include: Denali National Park, Mount McKinley, Glacier Bay, Juneau, and a seven night Princess cruise aboard a fabulous floating resort.
This trip was scheduled to capture the breathtaking views of Alaska's natural wonders. Call the Encore Program at Delaware Tech at 259-6342.
Trip to West Virginia
Seaford WPS is sponsoring a four day trip to West Virginia on June 14-17. Cost is $678 per person. The trip includes: three nights lodging, three breakfasts, two lunches (one with entertainment), three dinners, three train rides (Cheat Mountain Salamander, Durbin Rocket, Cass Scenic Rail), National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Gandy Theater, American Mountain Theater, Blackwater Falls State Park, Crazy for Patsy Cline tour in Winchester, Va. and all gratuities, taxes and baggage handling.
For more information and a complete itinerary, call Fran at 629-4416.
Bus trip to art museum
The Seaford Historical Society will host a bus trip to the Baltimore Museum of Art on Wednesday, June 15. Cost is $45 and the itinerary includes a tour which lasts four hours.For more information and to make a reservation, call 628-9828 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alumni Association offers trips
The Delmar Alumni Association is offering the following trips for members, family and friends to see the Baltimore Orioles.
Saturday, June 18 - Orioles vs. Toronto Blue Jays
Saturday, Sept. 17 - Orioles vs. Florida Blue Rays
Saturday, Oct. 1 - Orioles vs. New York Yankees
For prices and reservations, contact Dot Wolfgang at 846-2366.
CHEER offers Kentucky trip
The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center will host a five day, four night motor coach trip to the Renfro Valley in Kentucky from Oct. 6-10.
Cost is $550 per person (double occupancy). The trip is open to the public.
Package includes: four nights lodging, four breakfasts, two dinners, Renfro Valley Barn Dance Show, Tribute to the Legends, Mountain Gospel Jubilee, Renfro Valley Country Show, admission to the Kentucky Horse Park, Kentucky Country Music Museum & Hall of Fame, tour of historic Berea, shopping in the Renfro Valley Village, souvenir gift, luggage handling, all taxes and meal gratuities and motor coach transportation. A fifty percent deposit is due upon sign up. The balance is due June 1.
For more information and to register, call Dixie Carlisle, site manager, at 302-349-5237.
Trip to the Smoky Mountains
Trip to the Smoky Mountains - Oct. 24-28, $660 per person/doubles and $800 single room. Included are four deluxe breakfasts and four full course dinners with shows.
Shows include the Hatfield & McCoy dinner theatre where the audience will participate in the Hatfield/McCoy rivalry during dinner; The Dixie Stampede, which includes illusions, comedy, horsemanship, and audience participation; and dinner at the Majestic Theater which will invite you to sing along and dance in the aisles to their tribute to the Motown legends. Another night there will feature the Smith Family entertainers - Charlie, Jim & Charlie Bob Smith. Also enjoy a show at the Smoky Mountain Opry with talented singers, dancers, comedians, magicians, jugglers, and more.
Enjoy a bus tour of the great Smoky Mountains with a knowledgeable step-on guide who will answer all of your questions as we travel through the area. There will also be a guide to answer your questions as we tour the Titanic Pigeon Forge Museum where you will have brunch in the secret dining room. Once you visit here you will want to explore other Titanic museums.
You will also enjoy a visit to Dollywood where you can enjoy live musical performances as you tour the park. For more information on this trip, contact Rose at 629-7180.
Delaware Tech offers escorted tours
Delaware Technical Community College and Accent on Travel, in conjunction with Collette Vacations, present First Class Escorted Tours.
A portion of the proceeds benefit Delaware Tech's Kids on Campus program by providing scholarship opportunities.
Featured trips include: 'Nashville and More,' December; 'Hawaii Island Tour,' Feb. 2017; 'Iceland,' Aug. 2017; 'South America Land Tour,' Nov. 2017.
To learn more about the full 2017 schedule featuring Hawaii, Iceland and South America, a presentation will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 13 at Delaware Tech, Room 529, Carter Partnership Center, Georgetown. All Delaware Tech Travel Programs feature:
Round trip flights from Philadelphia (other city departures or air credit available)
Round trip transfers to the airport from Delaware Tech
Professional English-speaking guide while at the destinations
Entrance fees and local guides for destination enrichment
Educational, cultural, and fun experiences at the destination's first-class hotels with private baths
Very inclusive packages minimal extras not included
Local pre-travel get-togethers with fellow travelers and a professional travel consultant
Optional travel insurance
Local registration appoints and document pickup at Accent on Travel for those unable to attend general meetings
For more information, call Accent on Travel at 302-703-6154 or email email@example.com.
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary meeting
The Seaford U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-08 meets the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Nanticoke River Yacht Club building located at the Nanticoke Marina in Blades. Visitors, guest and those interested in becoming members of the auxiliary are always welcome. For details and information contact Dave Nagle at 302-398-9279.
Sussex County Marines
Marine Corps League Detachment #780, Devil Dog Detachment, meets the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m., at the VFW Virgil Wilson Post 4961, Middleford Road, Seaford.
Corvette Club meeting
The Beachcombers Corvette Club of Southern Delaware meets the first Thursday of each month atthe CHEER Center, 20520 Sand Hill Rd., Georgetown.
Vets helping Vets meeting
A Vets Helping Vets meeting is held at 9:30 a.m. every Friday at the Hurlock American Legion Post 243 (next to the railroad tracks). Join us for coffee and donuts. Sometimes there is a speaker about different subjects. Keep your discharge or DD214 in a safe place as it can help get you many benefits. Come learn something and maybe you can teach us something.
Substance Abuse Support Group
A free Substance Abuse Education and Support Group will be held at Grace Baptist Church, Seaford, on Mondays at 7 p.m. Call 629-8434 to register. Everyone is welcome.
Weekly weight loss support meeting
Join us for TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meetings on Monday nights at 5 p.m. at Greenwood United Methodist Church. The one-hour meetings are in the Education Hall at the church (enter through the door on Market Street, close to the parking lot).
We support each other, learn about menu planning, eating healthy and making permanent changes to result in a healthy life. All are welcome to come learn about the program and join. If you have any questions, call Sherry Norman, 519-8519.
Southern Delaware Toastmasters Club meets at the Crossroad Community Church, Georgetown, on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6 p.m. Toastmasters International, an educational, leadership and communication organization, has existed since 1924.
Hub Club meetings
The Harrington-Greenwood-Felton Centennial Rotary (Hub Club) meets every Wednesday at Rudy's Family Restaurant, U.S. 13, Harrington. On the first, second, fourth and fifth Wednesday, the meeting is from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. The third Wednesday will be an evening meeting from 6 to 7 p.m. Everyone is invited; dinner is from the menu. For more information, contact Gwen at 302-331-6105 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sea Purls meeting
The Sea Purls Chapter of The Knitting Guild Association will meet on Wednesday, May 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Cheer Community Center in Georgetown. Lunch will be available. New members always welcome. For details, call Diane at 228-0235.
Stamp Club meets monthly
The Sussex County Stamp Clubmeets the second Wednesday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. John's Hall, The Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, 307 Federal St., Milton. Anyone with an interest in stamp collecting is invited to join. There is a stamp auction every meeting.
Kingdom Writers Fellowship, a Christian group of aspiring writers, is welcoming new members. If you enjoy writing, desire to improve your writing, and would like the encouragement and support of a small group, consider visiting KWF. Meetings are held monthly on the second Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Alliance Church, Atlanta Road, Seaford. For more information, call 858-2239 or 628-4594.
9-12 Delaware Patriots meeting
The 9-12 Delaware Patriots will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 12, at Arena's Deli, 200 NE Front St., Milford.
Lorraine Gloede will present information on 'Agenda 2030; Agenda 21 on Steroids.'
The 912 Delaware Patriots is a grassroots citizen action group supporting Freedom, Liberty and Family Values in Delaware. For more information, visit www.912delawarepatriots.com.