Bulletin Board
Thursday, March 13, 2008
 
SEAFORD EVENTS

Vera Bradley & Longaberger bingo
The Ritual Team of Seaford Moose Lodge #1728 will host a bingo featuring Vera Bradley and Longaberger Baskets on Monday, March 17 at 7 p.m. Each game will alternate between bags and baskets. Door prizes featuring the Vera Bradley garment bag and the Longaberger medium wash day basket will be given out at the end of the night. The doors will open at 6 p.m. at the Seaford Moose Lodge located at 22759 Bridgeville Highway, Seaford. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Food and refreshments will be available. Call David or Travis Sirman at 875-3792; or Seaford Moose Lodge, 629-8408 to reserve your tickets or for information. Must be 18 years old to play.

Senior Center open house
Nanticoke Senior Center celebrates 37 years of service. You are cordially invited to an open house, Tuesday, March 18 at 10:30 a.m. Special speaker: Frank Raskauskas. Special entertainment: Pastor Dana Griffin. Door prizes and light refreshments offered. Elks Lodge Easter egg hunt The Seaford Elk Lodge will hold its annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 22, at 1 p.m. Prizes will be given for the winners in each age category. Categories will be ages 1-3, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12. This event is open to all children in the surrounding areas. The Elk Lodge is located on Elk Road north of Seaford on Rt. 13. Contact Janice Cecil for further information at 875-3810.

Covered dish dinner
On Saturday, March 15 at 6 p.m., a covered dish dinner will be held at Bethel Church Community House, Oak Grove. Karaoke music will be provided for the evening. Call Jerry Butler for details 629-6319.

Acorn Club prayer breakfast
The G.F.W.C.-Acorn Club of Seaford is having a prayer breakfast on March 14, at 9 a.m., at the Methodist Manor House. The hostess is Shirley Skinner and her committee.

Annual Easter egg hunt
The Annual Easter egg hunt at the Ross Mansion, will be held on Saturday, March 15, at 10 a.m. Rain date is Sunday, March 16, at 2 p.m. Bring decorated Easter bonnets for a contest in each age group. Free!

Seaford Library Board vacancies
The Seaford District Library Board of Commissioners currently has two vacancies to fill. The board oversees the library as representatives of the community, determines and sets policies to govern operations and programs, develops and oversees the budget, and actively supports library legislation. Applicants must be Seaford residents and are expected to be patrons in good standing. As the library enters the construction phase of its new facility, persons with a background or skills in construction, finance, law or public relations are especially welcomed. The appointment will be made by the Resident Judge of Superior Court of Sussex County. Interested parties should contact the library in person for an application. Deadline for applications is March 21, 2008.

AARP holds annual picnic
AARP chapter 1084 of Western Sussex will hold their annual picnic on Thursday, March 27, from noon to 3 p.m., at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club building in Blades. Cost to each member and each friend is a covered dish plus $3. Fried chicken, rolls, beverage, tableware, fun and games will be provided. Members and friends are requested to make reservations before March 23 by contacting Jane Dusenbery a 629-4138, or Barbara Johnson at 629-9323.

Fitness classes
Fitness classes will be held Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9 a.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. at St. John's UMC Fellowship Hall in Seaford. Beginners to intermediate participants are welcome to try a free class to see if it meets your needs. For more information or to register call AFAA certified fitness professional Carol Lynch at 629-7539.

Breakfast cafe
VFW 4961 breakfast cafe, open Monday-Friday, 7-10 a.m., Seaford VFW, Middleford Road, to benefit Veterans Relief Fund.

Ladies golf association
Ladies who are still interested in joining for the 2008 Heritage Shores season are warmly invited to call for information as the season will kick off on March 26. We look forward to seeing many new faces this season. Interested ladies should call Cinda Allison 337-7655.

Babies and toddlers stay & play
The 'Parents As Teachers' (PAT) stay & play - parents and children (birth to age four) are invited to play together, listen to a story, learn new songs and finger plays, and network with other families. Free. No registration required. Sessions are Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Seaford Dept. of Parks & Recreation (SDPR), 320 Virginia Ave., Seaford. Parent educator, Cris Henderson. Call Anna Scovell at 856-5239 for more information.

Seaford Lions Club variety show
The Seaford Lions Club 69th annual variety show, "Signs of the Times", will be held on March 14 and 15 at 7:30 p.m. at the Seaford High School auditorium. Tickets are $7 in advance and $9 at the door. Tickets are available at Penco, Home Team Realty, and Wilmington Trust (Stein Highway, Seaford). For more information, call 629-4179.

'The Nanticoke Derby'
Nanticoke Health Services will be hosting the 22nd annual dinner and auction on April 19, at the Heritage Shores Clubhouse. This year's theme is "The Nanticoke Derby." Proceeds from the event will benefit the Charity Endowment Prescription Fund and a certified Stroke Center at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. Delaware National Bank will be atop the starting gate as the presenting sponsor. The cost to attend is $75 per person. Sponsorship packages are available. For further information and questions contact the Corporate Development office of Nanticoke Memorial Hospital at 629-6611, ext. 2404.

LAUREL EVENTS

LHS Class of 1987
The LHS Class of '87 is hoping to hold its 20th year reunion this coming June 2008. The planning committee is trying to locate class members. If you have contact information for class members and/or would like to help plan the reunion, contact Michele Procino-Wells at mpw@seafordlaw.com or 628-4140.

Preschoolers story time
Parents, caregivers and children ages two to five are invited to enjoy stories, songs, poetry, art, science, math, music and fun at the Laurel Public Library's preschool story time. Story time is held every Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call the Laurel Public Library at 875-3184.

Oyster sandwich day
Crab cakes and baked goods from 11 - 2 pm, March 15. Eastern Star #4, Hope Lodge #4, 102 West 6th St., Laurel.

American Legion casino night
Laurel American Legion Post 19, on Rt. 24, will hold a casino night on Friday, March 28, from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Admission is $5 and includes beer, soda, food, snacks, door prizes and fun. The public is invited. Must be over 21 years old.

Laurel Alumni Scholarship forms
The Laurel Alumni Scholarship Foundation is pleased to announce that the scholarship forms for 2008 are now available. An applicant for the Laurel Alumni Scholarship, must be a graduating son or daughter of a member of the Laurel Alumni Association for at least three years prior to June 2008. The Laurel Alumni Scholarship Foundation also administers the Helen Kirk Deputy Ellis Scholarship and The Class of 1956 Scholarship. Graduating seniors of Laurel High School are eligible for these scholarships. The application forms are available from the Laurel guidance office or by calling 875-2503. All completed applications are due back to the Foundation by April 1.

AARP driving course
Laurel Senior Center, AARP driving course will be March 17 and 18, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $10. To register for the course call 875-2536.

Mentor training in Laurel
The Laurel Kids Connection (LKC) sponsored their first family fun night with an incredible 64 students, mentors, and family members present. The event was held at the Laurel Public Library, a partner of the program. The LKC Program will continually seek dedicated mentors who can offer one hour per week to a child. The next (new mentor) training will be held on March 19. For more information, or to register, contact Ashley Adlam at 856-7331 ext. 17. You may also register through our training partner, www.creativementoring.org.

American Legion Easter egg hunt
Laurel American Legion annual Easter egg hunt will be held at Laurel Middle School, March 23 at 1:30. Kids 12 years and under invited to attend. Lots of candy and prizes!

Lions Club variety show & dinner
The Laurel Lions Club will hold its annual variety show and dinner theater on Thursday, March 27. The meal will be catered by Jimmy's Grille, and doors will open at 6 p.m. The price for the dinner and show combo is $17. Reservations must be made by calling Brad Spicer at 875-7419.

GREENWOOD EVENTS

Greenwood Library Tax-Aide
AARP Tax-Aide tax preparers will be available at Greenwood Public Library to conduct free tax preparation and e-filing for all taxpayers of all ages. They will be at Greenwood Public Library from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. March 26 and April 9. Anyone interested must call to schedule an appointment. This program is open to the public at no charge. Those taking advantage of this free service need to bring all pertinent documentation for their 2007 tax return, a copy of their 2006 tax return and social security cards, for all listed on the return to their scheduled appointment. To make an appointment or for more information, call the Greenwood Public Library at 349-5309. The Greenwood Public Library is located on the corner of Market Street (DE Route 16) and Mill Street, just east of the railroad tracks, Greenwood.

Beef and chicken BBQ dinner
Greenwood Memorial VFW Post 7478 will hold its annual beef and chicken barbecue dinner at the VFW Post 7478 on Governors Ave. in Greenwood, on March 30, Sunday from noon - 4 p.m. Adult tickets are $7.50, and children under six years of age are free. Carry outs are available. The Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 7478 will hold a bake sale in the vestibule of the Post to benefit the cancer aid and research program. A variety of baked goods will be available and some cakes and pies will be sold by the slice as long as the baked goods last. The public is invited to attend.

Spaghetti dinner
The Greenwood Mennonite School Music Boosters are offering an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner on Saturday, March 15, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. There will be a variety of delicious pasta sauces, salad, rolls and scrumptious desserts. Cost is $8 for adults, $6 for children age 4-12 or $30 per family. Children three and under are free, and takeouts are available. The Greenwood Mennonite School is located at 12802 Mennonite School Road in Greenwood. From Rt. 13, go east on Rt. 16, left on Rt. 36 and right on Mennonite School Road. For more information, call 302-349-4131.

CHEER hosting dinner club
Join us at the Greenwood CHEER Center every Wednesday evening for our weekly dinner club 5 to 7 p.m. The CHEER Greenwood Center is located at 12713 Sussex Hwy., Greenwood, the public is welcomed. Each week there will be a dinner offered for the price of $4 for individuals over 60+ years. For more information call 302-349-5237 or visit www.cheerde.com.

GEORGETOWN EVENTS

Hometown Pictures
Hometown pictures has returned to the Georgetown Public Library. The exhibit will be open to the public during the normal hours of the library in the conference room. For more information call the Library at 856-7958.

Tax preparation
The CHEER Community Center located at Rt. 9 and Sand Hill Road, Georgetown is scheduling appointments to have your taxes done. Appointments can be made from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Bring the following information with you when coming to your appointment: last year's return, W-2, social security cards or individual tax identification and a valid photo ID. For further information call the center at 854-9500.

Del Tech adult+ activities
The Adult Plus+ Program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus, Georgetown, has several activities for adults during the month of March. Improve your digital camera expertise in "Photo Savvy is Fun!" on March 15. Beginning March 17, release tension and stress through meditation, breathing, and stretching exercises in "Yoga." On March 25, begin to learn the basics of safety, stable management, and equestrian skills in "Horseback Riding" at a Seaford site. For complete information about activities or to become a member of the Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Tech, call 302-856-5618.

Georgetown Public Library events
  • The Georgetown Public Library will hold story time at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday morning with Miss Sherri.
  • The Library is sponsoring popcorn and a movie on the first Friday of every month. This month it will be Friday, April 4.
  • The Friends of the Georgetown Public Library will hold its monthly book discussion on Wednesday, April 9. This month discussion will be on Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi.
  • Wellness Wednesday on March 19, from 2-4 p.m. For more information, call the Consumer Health Librarian at 227-8044.
  • The Georgetown Public Library is sponsoring its first ever adult winter reading program called "Winter Sleuthing at the Library". It will run until March 28. Prizes will be drawn weekly from entry forms. Three grand prizes will be awarded at the end of the program. For more information on these programs, call the library at 856-7958.
  • The Georgetown Public Library will be offering a knitting class starting April 21. Pre-registration is required. For more information, or to register, call the library at 856-7958.
  • DELMAR EVENTS

    Orchid Hobbyists of Delmarva
    Orchid Hobbyists of Delmarva will meet on the third Sunday of each month September through June, from 2-5 p.m. This month's meeting will be March 16, at All Saints Episcopal Church, 10th and Grove Street, Delmar. Come join our group with a common interest in all things orchid. There will be lectures, demonstrations, slide shows, cultural information and question and answer sessions. Everyone is welcome from beginners to experienced growers. Annual membership is $15 per family. For more information, contact either: Luther Shultz 410-341-6058, or Mary Jo Marshall 410-822-3941.

    Fundraiser for Special Olympics
    The Delmar Lions Club is selling a Longaberger basket with the Delmar's school colors of blue and orange around the rim for $49. There is also a wildcat lid for $30 that can be purchased. All proceeds go to sponsored projects like the visually and hearing impaired and special olympics. To purchase, or for information, call Mildred Riley 846-3846.

    SURROUNDING AREA EVENTS

    Galestown UMC Annual Yard Sale
    Galestown United Methodist Church, will host their annual yard sale at Galestown Community Center, on March 29, at 7 a.m. Table rentals, are $5 each. Contact either Randy or Gordon to reserve a table. Serving a variety of food including oyster sandwiches and a bake table.

    Spring Fling
    Bridgeville Food Lion will hold their spring fling, Saturday, March 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Stop by for pictures with the Easter bunny, card decorating, Easter egg decorating, egg toss and lots of other activities for kids of all ages. All proceeds benefit Child Miracle Network.

    Chicken and oyster fritters
    A fried chicken and oyster fritter dinner will be held on Sunday, March 16, from noon to 4 p.m. at the Linkwood-Salem Vol. Fire Co., Inc. Baked goods will also be available for sale. Cost is: adults, $14; seniors 62 & over, $12; children ages 6-12, $4; children under six are free. All carryouts are $14. The fire company is located at 3905 Ocean Gateway, Rt. 50, nine miles east of Cambridge, Linkwood, Md. For information call: 410-221-0169.

    Chicken and dumpling dinner
    The women of Woodland United Methodist Church will serve a chicken and dumpling dinner on Saturday, March 15, at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults, children 6-12 years are $4; 5 years and under are free. Woodland Church is located 4.5 miles west of Seaford next to the Woodland Ferry house. No carry outs. For additional information call 629-5404 or 629-4662.

    Ham and Turkey Shoot
    The Ellendale Ruritan Club ham and turkey shoot, Saturday, March 22, (rain date March 29) at 11:30 a.m., at Ellendale VFW, on V.F.W. Road. Directions: 1/2 mile south of U.S. 113 and 16 intersection). Refreshments will be available. For cancellations call 302-422-2948 or cell 302-249-7025.

    Indoor Yard Sale
    An indoor yard sale will be held on April 5, from 7 a.m. till noon, at Woodland Methodist Church, sponsored by the youth group. Tables will be available for rent, $10 each. Call 629-8775 if questions. Breakfast and lunch will be available.

    Beach Bridal Show
    Delaware Today and Delaware Bride present the 2nd Annual Beach Bridal Show. The event will be held at Baywood Greens Clubhouse from noon to 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 20. We will be featuring local wedding related vendors and service professionals who can help you to plan your dream wedding. A professionally coordinated fashion show will showcase the latest in wedding attire. We will also be giving away great door prizes! There will be free parking at Long Neck Elementary School as well as valet at Baywood. Please visit www.delawaretoday.com for tickets, $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

    'Bluegrass Gospel Concert'
    "Bluegrass Gospel Concert" featuring Sunyside and Raymond Sheridan's Gospel Side at Sam Yoder's Community Building, Houston, on Saturday, March 15, at 6 p.m. Cost is $10 per person. Doors open at 4 p.m. Food and beverages available by Marilyn's Catering. Call 875-2595 for more information.

    Dinner dance auction
    A fundraiser for scholarship fund and support of Delaware's Equine (horse) Industry will be held March 28 at 6 p.m., Harrington Exhibitors' Hall. Music will be by The Jones Boys, and catering by Marilyn's. This is sponsored by the Delaware Equine Council. Cost is $30 per person; tickets available now through March 15, call 629-5233, or Chick's in Harrington.

    Junior Miss scholarship
    The Delaware's Junior Miss Scholarship organization is currently seeking contestants for its upcoming state program. Girls must be high school juniors graduating in 2009. Delaware's Junior Miss is a non-profit organization which offers scholarship monies for high school girls. The winner will represent Delaware at the America's Junior Miss National Finals in June at Mobile, Ala. There is no entry fee and the application deadline is April 4. Contact the state chairman at 302-373-1575 or 302-841-7080 or go to www.ajm.org for an application.

    Model train & toy show
    The annual spring Hartly, Del. Fire Co. Model Train & Toy Show to be held at the Hartly Fire Hall, Saturday, March 15, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. More than 140 tables of toys and trains. Operating train layout! Tickets $3, Spouse $2, kids under 12 are free with an adult. Easy parking, breakfast and lunch served by Fire Company Auxiliary. Door prizes every hour. Hartly is 10 miles west of Dover, from the north, Del. Route 1 to North Smyrna, then Route 300 (Wheatley's Pond Road) West to Rt. 11 (Arthursville Road).Call Allen at 302-492-3755, evenings/weekends for information.

    Learn to make jewelry
    Learn to make unique jewelry with inexpensive polymer clay. Classes will be held on Saturday, March 22, at Trinity United Methodist Church, on Dublin Hill Road (just northwest of Bridgeville). $15 per person - includes lesson (taught by a professional) and all supplies. Sign up early because space is limited. Call 629-4846 or 430-2040 to register.

    MEETINGS

    The 'Delaware Grays' meet April 7
    The "Delaware Grays", Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp 2068 meets the first Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Seaford Library Conference Room. Next meeting will be April 7, male descendants of Confederate soldiers are invited to join. Memberships for non-descendants are also available. For more information visit www.DESCV.org.

    S.A.L.T. Council changes
    The S.A.L.T. (seniors and lawmen together) Council has announced that their monthly meetings will be held on the second Wednesday of each month at 9:30 a.m. This month it will be on April 9, in the Sussex County Administration Office just south of the Wilmington Trust Bank on Route 113. The Council invites any individuals, organizations, agencies and police departments concerned with the welfare of senior citizens to send a representative to attend these meetings. Seaford Triad meets the second Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. at the Nanticoke Senior Center in Seaford. These meetings are held to discuss the safety and well being of seniors and are open to the public. For information, contact president Al Hahn at 302-436-2157.

    H.A.P.P.E.N. members meet
    The members of H.A.P.P.E.N., Hearns Pond Association for its protection, preservation, enhancement and naturalization will meet on Thursday, March 20, at 7 p.m. Among the topics discussed will be new urbanism, annexation, traffic concerns, progress on the Hearns Mill historical marker, and the ongoing study of Hearns Pond Dam. The group will meet at the Seaford Museum. Anyone interested in attending is welcome.

    Widowed Persons Service meets
    The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, March 18, at 12:15 p.m. at the Golden Corral. The planned guest speaker will be Mark Rappoport, CE/president, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. All widowed persons of all ages are invited to attend.

    Marine Corps League meeting
    The Marine Corps League meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Log Cabin in Seaford.

    MOAA meets
    The Southern Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) announces its March 18 meeting. The luncheon will be held at LaRosa Negra at 1201 Savannah Road in Lewes, at 11:45 a.m. the cost of the buffet is $12 including tip. Reservations are not required. For more information, call Arthur R. Vande Poele, at 539-7406.

    Genealogical Society meets
    The Sussex County Genealogical Society will meet at the Rehoboth Public Library meeting room, March 15, at 10:30 a.m. The program will feature a presentation by Ed Wright, co-owner, editor and publisher, Colonial Roots, a genealogical and local history bookstore. For more information, call Ralph Nelson at 875-5418.

    Pomona Grange meeting
    A meeting of the Sussex County Pomona Grange will be held on Wednesday, March 19. A covered dish dinner will be at 6:30 p.m., at the Broadcreek Grange, 11198 County Seat Highway, Laurel. A business meeting will follow at 7:30 p.m.

    Coast Guard Auxiliary
    Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-04 meets the second Thursday of each month at Nanticoke Yacht Club in Blades. Call Wayne Hickman at 629-6337 for details.

    NARFE meeting
    The Georgetown Chapter (1992) of the National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) will hold their next meeting on Monday, March 17 at noon with lunch at the Pizza King Restaurant on Stein Highway in Seaford. All current and potential federal annuitants are eligible and encouraged to join us. For more information, or to become a member, please contact Les Martens at 629-9789.

    AARP Chapter #5340 meet
    Georgetown's AARP Chapter #5340 will meet April 7, at Sussex Pines Country Club in Georgetown with luncheon at noon. Guest speaker is Charles Paparella WBOC TV "Travels with Charlie." Mr. Paparella will bring his famous banjo for a sing along. Cost of the lunch is $15 per person. Call Anita Wright 302-856-6215 for reservations that are needed by March 24. New members are welcome.

    Republican Women's Club
    The March meeting of the Sussex County Republican Women's Club will be held at the Sussex Pines Country Club on Wednesday, March 26, at 10:45 a.m. A panel of three legislators, Joe Booth, Gerald Hocker, and Vance Phillips will discuss various problems facing Sussex County in this legislative session. Non-member guests are welcome. Reservations should be made by Thursday, March 20, by calling Kathy Vengazo at 302-539-4757. Bring your items for the Kent County Women's yard sale. For more information about the SCRWC and other club events see the web site at: www.SCRWC.net.

    Cancer support group
    The Wellness Community-Delaware is offering a support group for people affected by cancer and their loved ones at the Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in Seaford. The group meets at the Cancer Care Center on the second Monday of the month from 4:30 to 6 p.m. To register for this program or for more information call Kaye or Lori at 645-9150. All programs at The Wellness Community are free of charge for people affected by cancer and their loved ones.

    Laurel Senior Center trip
    Laurel Senior Center is planning a trip to Branson, Mo., on May 17-25. Cost is $735 per person (double occupancy). It includes nine days, eight nights, 14 meals, and seven fabulous Branson shows. For more information call 875-2536.

    'Ride the Rails'
    "Ride the Rails, West Virginia" is being offered by Seaford AARP May 21-23. The price is $420 per person, double occupancy; $515 single occupancy. The bus leaves Peebles parking lot in Seaford at 7 a.m. Stop to visit Backbone Mt. Windmill Farms and a little shopping in Thomas before arriving at Canaan Valley Resort. Enjoy your lunch on board the new Cheat Mountain Salamander while riding along the Tygart River through the Appalachian mountains while having lunch aboard, and looking for wildlife. Also ride the Durbin Rocket beside the Greenbrier River. After your last train ride you will have dinner at a vintage depot. Before heading home you will visit Blackwater Falls State Park. Contact Rose Wheaton at 629-7180 for information.

    Senior Center trips
    Nanticoke Senior Center's Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre Trip, "All Shook Up," on Thursday, March 20, at 8 a.m., Lancaster, Pa. Cost is $70 members, $75 non-members. "All Shook Up" is a hot-rod musical that takes place during 1955. The musical has 24 Elvis Presley tunes that will kick start memories and have you jumping out of your seat. Nanticoke Senior Center's Nashville and Memphis trip will take place on Sunday, Sept. 14 to Saturday Sept. 20. Cost is $850 double occupancy. Some of the sights you will see are Graceland, Grand Ole Opry, and Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum. For further information, call 629-4939.Trip includes motor coach transportation, tip for bus driver, snacks from center, dinner theatre. For questions and sign-ups call 629-4939.

    AARP Chapter #915 trip
    Colorado, June 20-30, cost is $879 per person. Call 410-822-2314. Branson, Mo - Sept. 13-20, cost is $875 per person. Call 410-822-2314. New England/Vermont, NH, Boston and Salem, Oct. 13-19, cost is $1085 double, and $1335 single. Call 410-673-7856. Myrtle Beach - Nov. 10-13, cost $430 per person. Call 410-754-8588. Bus trips for 2008- New York Day Trip - May 24, cost $42 per person. Call 410-754-8588 Azalea Festival, Norfolk, Va., April 17-20, cost is $489. Call 410-822-2314. Hamptons, N.Y., May 16-18, cost is $480 double and $675 for singles. Call 410-673-7856.

    Seaford Recreation trips
    On Saturday, May 17 a trip to the Inner Harbor is planned. Bus leaves at 8 a.m. and leaves Baltimore at 4 p.m. Cost is $20. On Friday, Aug. 22 –Yankees vs. Orioles - Trip to Camden Yards is planned. Bus will leave at 4 p.m. Game time is 7 p.m. Cost is $52.

    AARP Chapter #1084 trips
    June 24 - Naval Academy & Harbor Cruise. Lunch included at "Phillips." Cost is $64. July 23 - Rainbow Dinner Theatre, "Hold That Thought." Cost is $67. Sept. 04 - "Spirit of Philly" Lunch Cruise, and ride "The Ducks" City Tour. Cost is $90. Nov 19 - Rainbow Dinner Theatre, "Deck the Halls & Clean the Kitchen." Cost is $65. Dec. 5 - American Music Theatre, Christmas Show & Shopping. Cost $65. Longer Trips May 21-23 "Ride the Rails, W.Va." Three different train rides, $420 Double Occupancy. Oct. 13-16 - New Hampshire's White Mts. Train ride, lake cruise, and much more. $650 double occupancy. Seats are still available on all trips. For reservations and information call Rose Wheaton at 629-7180.

    Longaberger bus trip
    The Midnight Madness travel team will be heading to Ohio to visit the basket capital of the world - Longaberger on April 10-12. Package includes tour of Longaberger's home office, homestead, factory store and Dresden, Ohio. Longaberger will be hosting their annual "Spring Fling" during the trip, which includes numerous vendors and dash for baskets. Each traveling guest will receive a Longaberger basket filled with goodies, door prizes and lodging. Pre-registration required. For additional information call 245-8842 or email RGMorris93@comcast.net.