Bulletin Board
Thursday, April 10, 2008

'Art in the park' The Nanticoke River Arts presents "Art in the Park" on April 12 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Kiwanis Park (Stein Highway across from Rite Aid). Food and entertainment will be provided free of charge. Nanticoke River Arts is an association of local artists that began in the spring of 2007 with a small group of art enthusiasts with a strong desire to share their love for the Arts. Currently, the artisan members create in the following mediums; pen and ink, watercolors, acrylics, pastels, oils, photography, miniature lighthouses, glass art, and wood turnings. For more information contact Lisa G. Massey 629-2444 or Christina Darby 629-4321. Come out and support your local artists!

Friends of Seaford Library yard sale The Friends of the Seaford district Library will hold their annual yard sale on Saturday, May 10, rain or sine. Your donations and support are needed to make this event a success. If you have items or plants to donate, they may be left at the library anytime starting May 3 during regular business hours. Books in good condition are always welcome. Clothing will not be accepted. The Friends would like to thank Janice Phillips for volunteering again to organize the yard sale. Call 629-2524 for more information.

Basket Bingo The Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club is holding a "filled" Longaberger basket bingo on Friday, May 16. Doors open at 6 p.m. and bingo begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35- first 100 tickets sold receive a tote bag and a voucher for a Pizza King pizza, sweet tea and dessert to be used during the bingo event. Proceeds benefit programming at the Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club. For tickets, call Karen Schreiber at 629-8740.

SHS 1958 class reunion The Seaford High School Class of 1958 will be holding their 50th class reunion on May 30, 31 and June 1. If you have information on addresses for the following classmates, call Sally (Hann) Van Schaik at 629-0619. Walter Sirman, Madeline Meding Hurley, Patricia Lloyd Robinson, Woody Jones, Beverly Hoagland Murray, Judy Friedel Timmons, Connie Crockett Hastings, George Bell, Joan Cordrey Eckert.

AARP benefit banquet AARP Seaford area chapter #1084 will hold their annual banquet for members and friends on April 26, at the American Legion post 19 hall, on Laurel Road (Rt. 24 east). Begins at 4:30 p.m., cash bar-social time; 5 p.m. dinner - roast beef, fried chicken, two veggies, salad, dessert, coffee and ice tea. Dance contest with prizes. Live vocal musical entertainment by Side-By-Side Productions. Cost is $18 per person. Proceeds to benefit the veteran occupants now in the new Delaware Veterans home in Milford. Reservations must be made before April 17. Call Barbara Johnson at 629-9323. Eat at Pizza King to support Library Pick up a coupon and enjoy a meal at Seaford Pizza King on Monday, April 14. Eat in or take out between the hours of 5 and 8 p.m., and support the Friends of the Seaford District Library. A portion from each bill will be donated back to the library, but you must present a coupon to the cashier when paying your bill. Pick up coupons at the library to give to your neighbors and friends.

Mt. Olivet UM attic sale Mt. Olivet United Methodist Women are having an attic sale in Fellowship Hall, 315 High St., Seaford, on April 19, from 7 to 11 a.m. A bake sale is included.

Gospel concert fundraiser The Seaford Christian Academy class of 2011 is presenting a gospel concert fundraiser on Saturday, April 19th, at 7 p.m. in the Seaford Christian Academy gymnasium, Seaford. The Down East Boys Gospel Quartet will be performing. The SCA Class of 2011 is raising funds for their senior class trip, and plan to give 10 percent of their profits to a non-profit ministry or community program. Tickets may be purchased in advance for $12.50 from members of the class of 2011, or by calling Seaford Christian Academy 629-7161, or for $15 at the door.

BPW offers scholarships Applications are being accepted for two scholarships offered by the Business and Professional Women's Club (BPW) of Seaford. Graduating seniors in the Delmar, Laurel, Seaford and Woodbridge school districts are eligible to apply for a $1,000 annual award. Applications must be received by BPW by April 14. Application forms are available in the guidance offices of each school and Seaford library. Applications can also be obtained through the chairperson, Mary Ann O'Marrow, 22031 Heritage Farm Road, Bridgeville, DE 19933, 628-0655.

'Victorine Du Pont' program "Victorine Du Pont", a dramatic program, will be presented by historical impersonator Marie Gormley-Tarleton on Tuesday, April 29, 7 p.m., at the Seaford District Library, 402 N. Porter Street. Victorine Du Pont, the oldest child of the founder of the Du Pont Company, recalls her emigration from France and settlement in Delaware. A native of Delaware, former teacher and Hagley Museum guide, Marie Gormley-Tarleton has had access to Victorine Du Pont's personal letters and journals. The program, sponsored by the Friends of the Seaford District Library, will be preceded by a short business meeting and is open to the public.

Car & motorcycle show Classic car and motorcycle show, flower sale and pulled pork platters, Saturday, May 3, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at 9437 Ginger Lane, Rt.13 north of Seaford (next to Barton's). $10 entry fee for classic cars and motorcycles. Food available will be: pulled pork sandwiches & chops, $4; pulled pork platters $6, includes baked beans, cole slaw & roll.

'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. 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.


Centenary Church dinner Centenary United Methodist Church Women will be sponsoring an all-you can-eat chicken and dumpling dinner on Saturday, April 12, from 4-7 p.m. Adults $8 and children ages 6-12 years are $4, no cost for children under six years of age. The church is located at the corners of Market and Poplar streets, Laurel.

Laurel Baptist Church luncheon Laurel Baptist Church will be hosting a free community luncheon on Saturday, April 19, from noon to 2 p.m. Located at 33056 Bi-State Blvd., west side of 13A. For more information, call Shirley at 875-2314.

ESVH festival There will be a festival at Eastern Shore Veterinary Hospital on Saturday, April 12, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Festival will raise money for the Delaware Humane Association's "Walk for the Animals" to support their "no kill" shelter. We also hope to adopt out some of our cats and dogs in need of a good home. Festivities will include: pet bathing; costume contest; and talent contest. Please call ahead to sign up for the talent show and costume contest, 875-4941, $2 donation entry.

The Big Book Give Away Free books are too good to miss. On April 19, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at the Laurel Public Library, the Friends of the Laurel Public Library once again present the "BIG Book Give Away." Add to your personal library, or try a new author without having to spend money.

Administrative Professionals Day The Laurel Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an Administrative Professionals Day breakfast on Wednesday, April 23, at 7:30 a.m., at St. Philip's Church on Central Avenue. The chamber invites you and your staff to join them for a morning of food and fun, with entertainment by Laurel's own Alexis Hudson, and motivational speaker Susan Rae Baker, author and businesswomen. Cost is $12 and tickets may be purchased at the office of Payroll Plus, located at 1014 S. Central Ave. in Laurel.

LHS class of '87 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 and/or would like to help plan the reunion, contact Michele Procino-Wells at mpw@seafordlaw.com or 628-4140.

Family bike rally Trap Pond Partners and Trap Pond State Park will hold its fifth annual "Get In Gear" family bike rally on May 3. Registration from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Register before April 12 - adults $12; under 16, $6. Register after April 12 - adults $16; under 16, $8. Bike trail is 5 miles of easy riding, plus an 8-mile road course. Trails will be posted and volunteers will be present to help. There will be entertainment. Rain date is May 4. For more information call the park office at 875-5133.

Vera Bradley bingo The Laurel Lioness Club is holding a Vera Bradley bingo on Tuesday, April 22, at 7 p.m. at the Laurel Fire Hall. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available from any Lioness member, or call Linda at 875-4675 or Brenda at 542-3233. Tickets may also be purchased at the door, or are available from His N Hers Hair Stylists, North Dual Highway, Laurel.

Library hosts Norman Scherer On April 12, from 10:30 to 11:30 am, in the Carpenter Community Room, Norman Scherer returns to discuss "Long Term Care Insurance: Is It For You?" Both of these free classes are sponsored by the Delaware Money School and the Laurel Public Library.


Friends of the Bridgeville Library The friends of the Bridgeville Library will be hosting an art auction, "Art For Books & Bricks," on Fri. April 18, at the Bridgeville Banquet Center, to raise funds for the construction of the new Bridgeville Library. The honoree is Jack Lewis, Bridgeville artist and former teacher. Preview & silent auction are from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Live auction begins at 7:30 pm. Admission cost is $15. Space is limited. For more information, call Cheryl Gerring at 337-9733.

Community yard sale The town of Bridgeville will host a community-wide yard sale on Saturday, May 3, from 7 a.m. until É? You will find great bargains at many homes throughout the town. Be sure to put Bridgeville on your list of yard sale stops on May 3.

Clean-up day Bridgeville will hold a neighborhood clean-up day on Saturday, May 10. All items must be curbside by 6 a.m., as M-T Trash will only go down each street once. Allowable items for pick-up include: furniture, household trash, stoves, and limbs bundled in 4-ft. lengths. Items that will NOT be picked up include tires, batteries, oil, construction materials, dirt, rocks, bricks, etc. M-T Trash will have a truck available to pick-up refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners, as long as the freon has been removed. M-T Trash will also have a truck to pick up paint, stain, etc. These items must be kept in a separate area from the rest of the trash. Large tree limbs can be delivered to the town's wastewater treatment plant. A scrap metal container will be placed at the Town Hall parking lot for the disposal of such items as aluminum siding, window frames, barbecue grills, tire rims, bicycles and stainless steel. Questions may be directed to Town Manager Bonie Walls at 337-7135.

Governor Minner Dinner The Sussex County Women's Democrat Club is honoring Governor Ruth Ann Minner on April 19, with a chicken and dumpling dinner at the Bridgeville Fire Hall. The dinner will begin at 6 p.m. The cost is $20 per person. Prominent candidates will be attending. There will be door prizes and an auction. Call Betsy Davis 875-7091 for tickets now, because seating capacity is limited to 250.

Indoor yard sale There will be an indoor yard sale on Saturday, April 19, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Union United Methodist Church - Fellowship Hall, Laws Street, Bridgeville. This will benefit the 2009 Women's Retreat. For more information contact 337-7372 or the church office 337-7409.


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

Origami workshop On Tuesday, April 15, from 3:30 to 5 p.m., the Greenwood Public Library will be hosting a home-schoolers' origami workshop for children (ages 8 and up) and teens. Those who attend will learn the basics of origami. The program is free, but pre-registration is required by April 11.

Facts vs. Quacks On Thursday, April 17, from 2-3 p.m. the Greenwood Public Library will be hosting "Facts Vs Quacks," a program designed to help people in their search for medical information on the internet. Linda Leonard, Sussex Consumer Health Librarian, will explain how to determine quality health information on the internet and how to find reliable websites. The program is free and open to all. No pre-registration is required. For further information, call 349-5309.

AARP advanced safety program The Greenwood CHEER Center, located at 12713 Sussex Hwy, in Greenwood, will host a 2-day, 8 hour total, AARP advanced safety program on Thursday, May 1, and Friday, May 2. This course will be held from 12:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. each day and the cost is $10 per participant. You must register in advance for this course. Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a deduction on the liability portion of their automobile insurance. For more information or to register call Susan Welch at 349-5237.


Georgetown Library Hometown pictures has returned to the Georgetown Public Library. Open to the public during the normal hours of the library in the conference room.
  • The Georgetown Public Library will hold story time at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday morning with Miss Sherri. For more information please call the library at 302-856-7958.
  • The Georgetown Library will hold Wellness Wednesday on April 16 from 2-4 p.m.
  • The Georgetown Public Library will be offering a knitting class starting April 21. Pre-registration is required.
  • The Georgetown Public Library will be sponsoring a program on "Consumer Loan Fraud" presented by the State Attorney General's Office on April 22, at 6 p.m.
  • The Georgetown Public Library is holding its bag sale. The entire books and VHS in the conference room that one bag can hold for a $1.
  • The Georgetown Public Library is sponsoring "Popcorn and a Movie" on the first Friday of every month. It will be Friday, May 2. For more information about library programs call the library at 856-7958.
  • 'Steel Magnolias' Sussex Central High School's Take II Drama Club is proud to present "Steel Magnolias" produced and directed by Helen Ann Barlow. April 10, 11, and 12, at Sussex Central High School. Curtain will be at 7 p.m. with tickets being sold at the door $5 for children and $8 for adults. If you have any questions, contact us at 934-3166.

    Scholarship fundraiser On Monday, May 5, Georgetown AARP #5340 will be hosting a fund raiser at the Roadhouse Steak Joint, Rehoboth Beach, from 6 to 8 p.m. Come out and eat, and 10 percent of the day's proceeds will go towards the scholarship fund. Also, there will be a 50/50 drawing. For more information, call 856-3404 or 945-1288.

    Confederate Heritage Day Delaware Confederate Heritage Day, Saturday, May 10, at Soldier's Monument, Marvel Museum, South Bedford Street, Georgetown. A newly discovered Delaware Confederate's name will be added to the monument. The band 'Backwoods' will perform bluegrass and period style music. The event is free. Events get underway at 1 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Delaware Grays Sons of Confederate Veterans, Camp 2068, based in Seaford. For details, visit www.DESCV.org.


    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. For information, call Mildred Riley 846-3846.

    Spring yard sale Delmar Community third annual Spring yard sale, at Delmar State Street Park, Saturday, April 19, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Only 40 15'x15' spaces available, $20 donation in advance/ $25 donation morning of sale. Rain date is May 3. For additional information call: Melane Boltz 846-3079, or Janice Hughes 410-896-9360, or Sharon Levadnuk 846-9574. Profits from the booth fees will be donated to the Delmar Little League.

    Sandwich sale A sandwich sale will be held Saturday, April 26, 9 a.m. untilÉ at the Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, Rt. 13 N. and Dorthy Road. Featuring oyster sandwiches, crab cakes, chicken salad sandwiches, cheese steak subs, hamburgers, hot dogs, homemade soups. Call the church for more information 875-7824.


    Covered dish dinner A covered dish dinner will be held at Bethel Church Community House, Oak Grove, on Saturday, April 19, at 6 p.m. Karaoke music by Jerry Butler will be provided. Call Lucy Slacum at 629-7117.

    Ruritan Club breakfast All-you-can-eat Sunday breakfast buffet served by the Galestown Ruritan Club, on the fourth Sunday of each month October to June 7-10 a.m. Cost is $6 for adults, $4 children 6-12 years, at The Galestown, Md. Community Hall, 5833 School House Road.

    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. Featuring local wedding related vendors and service professionals who can help you to plan your dream wedding. Visit www.delawaretoday.com for tickets, $8 in advance and $10 at the door.

    Fried chicken buffet Fried chicken buffet will be held Saturday, April 19, at Bethany Church, Lowes Crossroads near Millsboro. Adults and carry-outs, $10; children, $5. Serving 2 to 6 p.m. A bake table will be available.

    Motorcycle 'Ride of the Free' "Ride of the Free for the Home of the Brave" (homeless Veterans Shelter) on Sunday, May 4 (rain or shine). Registration begins at 10 a.m., last bike out at 11 a.m. at "The Home of the Brave" located off Rt. 1 North on Sharps Road just south of Milford. Leisure ride through Greenwood, Bridgeville, Seaford, Millsboro, to "The Home of the Brave." Join us for good food - a 50/50 raffle-pin. Cost is $15, registration fee with free t-shirt to the first 150 registered riders. Help us serve those who served us. (Donations of cash, food, clothing, etc. are appreciated.) For more information call 302-424-1681.

    Kiwanis Club fundraiser The Roadhouse Steak Joint in Rehoboth Beach is having a fundraiser day for the Kiwanis Club of Georgetown on Monday, April 28. The Roadhouse Steak Joint is located on Rt. 1 near the Midway Shopping Center. A portion of the proceeds earned that day will go to the Kiwanis Club of Georgetown's programs.

    'Ride to the Tide' Delaware Law Enforcement for Special Olympics' "Ride to the Tide" is an 80-mile police escorted motorcycle ride from Newark to Lewes to be held Sunday, April 20. Cost to participate is $20 for riders and $15 for passenger - if registered before April 16. Day-of-registration fee will be $25 for riders and $20 for passengers. For more information contact Special Olympics Delaware at 302-831-4653 or visit the website at www.sode.org.

    Hebron Lodge #14 basket bingo I.O.O.F. Hebron Lodge #14 basket bingo will be on Wednesday, April 16, Federalsburg, V.F.W. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Games begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Door prize: blanket basket. Raffle: serving baskets bundle. To order tickets call Rusty Covington at 629-8102. Must be 18 to play.


    S.A.L.T. Council - Seaford Triad 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., in the Sussex County Administration Office just south of the Wilmington Trust Bank on Rt. 113. Seaford Triad meets the second Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. at the Nanticoke Senior Center in Seaford. For additional information, contact president Al Hahn at 436-2157.

    'Knifty Knitters' meet The "Knifty Knitters" chapter of the Knitters Guild Association will be meeting the first Wednesday of each month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the CHEER Community Center in Georgetown. Call 302-732-6495 for further details.

    July 4th meetings Laurel July 4th meetings are set for the following days: April 21, May 19, June 2, June 9, June 16, June 23 and June 30. They begin at 5 p.m. and are held at the Laurel Chamber Office.

    Widowed Persons Service meet The Seaford Chapter Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, April 15, at 12:15 p.m. at the Golden Corral. The planned guest speaker will be Erin Steele, marketing director for the Methodist Manor house.

    Equine Council meet Next meeting of the Delaware Equine Council will be Monday, April 21, at 7 p.m. in the Harrington Public Library, recap of dinner/dance/auction, usage of Mascot "Liberty," and up and coming events. All those interested in horses are welcome. For more info contact Stan 684-3966.

    Class of 1956 luncheon The Laurel High School Class of 1956 will hold their quarterly luncheon at the Laurel Dutch Inn, Friday, May 16, at 11:30 a.m. Plans will be discussed for their 52nd reunion dinner.

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

    Trap Pond Partners plan bike rally Trap Pond Partners meets the second Wednesday, April 9 of each month at 7 p.m. at the Bald Cypress Nature Center at Trap Pond State Park, Laurel. We are currently planning our 5th annual "Get In Gear" family bike rally to be held May 3. Join us or visit us at www.trappondpartners.com for additional information.

    MOAA meeting The Southern Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) announces its April 15 meeting. The speaker for the meeting will be Robert L. Stickles who will speak on "Surviving and Thriving in 2008" 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. Membership is open to those who hold or have ever held a warrant or commission in any service to include Public Health Services and NOAA and their surviving spouses. The next meeting will be held May 20.

    Laurel Chamber meeting The Laurel Chamber of Commerce will be holding a general membership meeting on Tuesday, April 15, at 6:30 p.m., at the chamber office on Poplar Street. The meeting will feature a presentation by Diane Latrd, Main Street coordinator for the Delaware Economic Development Office. Diane will hold an information session about a $381,000 USDA grant which was recently awarded to Laurel and six other Delaware towns. For more information contact the chamber office at 875-9319.

    Seaford Republican Women's Club The Seaford Republican Women's Club will meet Thursday, April 24, 10:30 a.m., at the Seaford Country Club. Guest speaker will be Richard Carroll, Esq., president of the Delaware Young Republicans. He is a corporate lawyer. For further information contact Sharlana Edgell, 629-7123.

    Orchid Hobbyists meet Orchid Hobbyists of Delmarva will meet on the third Sunday of each month September through June, from 2-5 p.m. 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. Annual membership is $15 per family. For more information, contact either: Luther Shultz 410-341-6058, or Mary Jo Marshall 410-822-3941.

    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.

    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.


    Sight and Sound trip A bus trip to see "Daniel and the Lions' Den" at the Millennium Theatre will be on Thursday, April 24. Cost is $92 per person for show and buffet at Hershey Farms Restaurant. Departure will be from St. George's United Methodist Church parking lot at 6:30 a.m. For more information, call 846-2301 or 875-7645.

    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.

    Senior Center trips 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.

    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, a 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 Upcoming Day 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. West Virginia train ride Ride the Rails to West Virginia on May 21-23, 3 days-2 nights, cost is $420 (Double). Enjoy a bus ride through the Allegheny Mountains and a stop at Backbone Mt. Windmill Farms before going on to Thomas, W. Va., for some shopping time. Day 2, you ride The Cheat Mountain Salamander from Elkins, W.Va., to High Falls where you can exit the train for pictures and a view of the Appalachian Mountains. Ride the Durbin Rocket along the Greenbrier River, to a vintage depot for dinner. Day 3, a visit to Blackwater Falls State Park. Contact Rose Wheaton, 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. 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 guest will receive a Longaberger basket filled with goodies, door prizes and lodging. Pre-registration required. For information call 245-8842 or email RGMorris93@comcast.net.

    Bus trip to Wax Museum There will be a bus trip on April 26 to the Great Black Wax Museum, Lexington Market, Patapsco Flea Market and the Cactus Willie Buffet. The cost is $20, children under 12 years are $10. Sponsored by Pastor Joseph Scurry. For more information, contact Pastor Scurry (bus driver) at 302-344-9706 or Miss Paris Twyman, 410-754-9135. Bus pick-up locations are: Easton, Md., Denny's; Federalsburg, Md. S & S Market; Seaford, Big Lots; Cambridge, Wal-Mart. No refund. Money due by April 19.

    Adult Plus+ offers trips Don't let April showers keep you inside; enjoy a trip with the Adult Plus+ Program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus, Georgetown. Sample seafood and take a guided tour of the University of Delaware's Marine Studies Lab in Lewes on April 15. Enjoy the chance to see, hear, meet, and be amazed by showman and organist Bob Ralston, a pioneer of the early days of television on April 18, at the Smyrna Opera House. Watch over 750 international performers, choral groups and Celtic dancers at the Virginia International Tattoo from VIP seats at the Norfolk Scope on April 20. Explore the underground railroad experience in the musical "Let My People Go!" at the Kennedy Center on April 20. Watch the Broadway musical comedy Guys and Dolls at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theater in Pennsylvania on April 23. For more complete information about these and other Adult Plus+ trips, call Delaware Tech at 302-856-5618.