Bulletin Board
Thursday, April 30, 2009
 
SEAFORD EVENTS:

Blades Fire Hall breakfast There will be an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, at the Blades Fire Hall, located at the corner of Fifth and Cannon streets in Blades, Sunday, May 3, from 8 till 11 a.m. Cost is adults $7, children 12 and under, $3. Sponsored by the Blades Volunteer Firemen and Ladies Auxiliary of the Blades Fire Company. For more information call Jewell Chaffinch at 629-6904.

Delaware Teen Challenge Do a good deed today for Delaware Teen Challenge (formerly Seaford Mission). Donate your old or unused vehicle. Get a tax write off and help someone with life controlling problems. Call Delaware Teen Challenge at 629-2559.

Seaford Lioness Club Bingo The Seaford Lioness Club will be holding a Vera Bradley Bingo on Thursday, May 7, at 7 p.m. at the Blades Fire Hall. Tickets are $20 in advance and can be reserved by calling 628-9290 or 629-8171 or at Cut-N-Up Family Salon or $25 at the door. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and refreshments will be available for purchase. There will also be a 50/50 drawing and door prizes. The Seaford Lioness Club provides glasses for needy individuals, a scholarship each year for a deserving senior and adopts a family at Christmas. They also sponsor the Little Miss/Miss Seaford pageant that provides a scholarship and/or cash prizes for the winners. All of the proceeds from this bingo will be used to help support these worthwhile causes.

Seaford Kiwanis Golf Tournament The Seaford Kiwanis Club will host its 23rd Annual Foundation Golf Tournament on Friday, June 5, at the Seaford Golf & Country Club. Proceeds benefit the club's Foundation endowment, which provides scholarships for senior students each year. Any business wishing to sponsor a special event or donate a door prize is encouraged to participate. The $75 entry fee includes a buffet lunch, golf cart, hospitality cart and an awards party. The tourney is limited to the first 96 entrants. For more information, call Ralph Palmer at 629-7054.

Seaford Library
  • Join Dr. Eagle, Jimmy Long and Sadie, the three legged dog, for a special storytime in observance of National Pet week on Thursday, May 7 at 10:30 a.m. at the Seaford District Library.
  • "Food Lore: Our Regional Cuisine - Scrapple, Muskrat & More," a program presented by author and storyteller Ed Okonowicz, will be held on Thursday, May 7, at 7 p.m., at the Seaford District Library. Mr. Okonowicz is the author of more than 20 books on mid-Atlantic folklore and oral history.
  • Are you a railroad enthusiast or have a green thumb and enjoy spending time in your garden? Sign up at the Seaford District Library before Friday, May 22, for our "Railroad Gardening" program. Learn how to combine these two passions from a master gardener. Call 302-629-2524 for more information.
  • Baby Bookworms, an infant story time, Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m., no registration required
  • Toddler Tales Story time, Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m., no registration required.
  • 3-5 Story Time, Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Registration now required, and opens two weeks before story time date.
  • The Seaford District Library has joined IHOP in an effort to raise money for the Library. Eat a meal at the Seaford, Dover, Rehoboth or Salisbury, Md. IHOP locations and return an itemized receipt along with a comment card to the Seaford District Library. We must have the comment cards with itemized receipts in order to receive the reimbursement. The Seaford Library will receive 10% of the total receipt.
  • There will be a Seaford Library Board meeting on Monday, May 11 and Tuesday May 12 at 6 p.m.
  • The Friends of the Seaford Library Indoor Yard, Book, Plant, and Bake Sale is Saturday, May 16 from 7 a.m. to noon at the Seaford District Library. Use the Meeting Room door at the end of the Library building to find the sale. Rain or shine. If you have items, books or plants to donate, they may be left anytime starting Wednesday, May 13. No clothing will be accepted. Proceeds will help fund educational programs at the library.
  • The "Science and Religion" book discussion will meet on Monday, May 18, at 6 p.m. For more information, call 302-629-2524.


  • An evening with Dr. Knorr Parents and community members are invited to meet and interact with Seaford School District Superintendent, Dr. Russ Knorr, on Tuesday, May 19, from 6 to 8 p.m. The event will take place at the Ashok Champaneria Board Room located in the Seaford School District Administrative Offices, 390 N. Market St. Ext.

    Benefit pancake breakfast May 2 A pancake breakfast at Applebee's in Seaford will be held on Saturday, May 2, from 8 to 10 a.m., Cost is $5 per person. All proceeds benefit Safe Haven Animal Sanctuary of Sussex County - a no-kill shelter. For more information contact Christy at 302-253-1181.

    Yacht Club yard sale The Yacht Club in Blades will hold a yard sale May 9, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tables are $10 each. Call 875-7143 and leave a message.

    AARP picnic AARP Seaford Area Chapter 1084 of western Sussex County will hold its annual picnic on Thursday, May 14, from noon to 4 p.m., at the Soroptimist Park pavilion grounds, across from Methodist Manor House on Middleford Road in Seaford. Cost per person is $5, plus a covered dish. Hot dogs, fried chicken and refreshments will be provided by the chapter. RSVP before Thursday, May 7, by calling hospitality chair Mary Noel at 337-1054, or chapter president Gladys Bonowicz at 875-1519 for mailing information.

    Wee Learner Enrollment begins Wee Learner Christian Prepschool is now accepting enrollments for the school year September 2009 to June 2010. Classes are 8:15 to 11:45 a.m. for children ages 3-4; and 12:30 to 4 p.m. for children ages 4-5. You may call the school for an appointment or for more details at 629-6261.

    BEDCO Boat Show & Auction BEDCO, operator of the Blades Marina, announces a Boat Show & Auction for May 7, 8 and 9. Those boats being auctioned will be sold on May 9. Applications may be obtained at the marina office or by calling 628-8600.

    LAUREL EVENTS:

    Higher Ground Youth Ministry Centenary United Methodist Church's Higher Ground Youth Ministry is hosting a golf tournament on Saturday, May 16, at Seaford Golf & Country Club. The tournament will raise funds for Higher Ground's mission trip and outreach programs. Registration for the golf tournament is $85 per golfer or $330 for a foursome. Spots are also available for sponsors. The tournament begins at 9:30 a.m. on May 16, register before April 30. Contact Blair Hall at 875-8106 or visit www.highergroundgolf.webs.com for registration or for more information about the tournament.

    'Foods for Thought' seminar "Foods for Thought" seminar, presenting the latest research on how nutrition affects mood, memory, learning and behavior will be held May 5 and 7, on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. An opportunity to mingle and taste delicious healthy foods and participate in interactive break-out sessions each evening. A seminar workbook, including healthy recipes, will be available for $20. This free health seminar is being hosted by the Seaford Seventh-day Adventist Church. Seating is limited so register early. For further information or to make reservations visit www.lifestylematters.net, or call 875-3743 to register with Delta Nichols.

    Attention Active Duty Veterans The American Legion Post 19 of Laurel is actively recruiting new members for the post. Membership eligibility dates: WWI, April 6, 1917-Nov. 11, 1918; WWII, Dec. 2, 1941-Dec. 31, 1948; Korean War, June 25, 1950-Jan. 31, 1955; Vietnam War, Feb. 28, 1961-May 7, 1975; Lebanon/Grenada, Aug. 24, 1982-July 31, 1984; Panama, Dec. 29, 1989-Jan. 31, 1990; Gulf War, Aug. 2, 1990-Cessation of hostilities as determined by the U.S. Government. Any member serving today is eligible if they are on active duty. Proof of service (DD-214) is required. Call Bettylou Evans, membership chairperson at 875-0167 for more information or fax 875-1943 or send a note of interest with your name, address and phone number to P.O. Box 329, Laurel, DE 19956.

    Laurel F.D. Auxiliary fundraiser The Laurel Fire Dept. Auxiliary is currently participating in a fund-raiser sponsored by an Avon representative called, "Bentley the Bear." This fundraiser will continue until May 31. The cost is $19.99 and the intention of this fund-raiser is to ask individuals or organizations to consider purchasing a minimum of one of these bears which can be donated to either a local fire department, police department, hospital or nursing-care facility. Contact any member of the Laurel Fire Department Auxiliary or send your check or money order payable to the Laurel Fire Department Auxiliary in the amount of $19.99 to 207 W. Tenth St., Laurel, DE 19956. Include where you would like "Bentley" donated. The Laurel Fire Department Auxiliary is currently seeking new members. Anyone interested in joining, contact any current member of the auxiliary or contact the Laurel Fire Department at 875-3081.

    American Legion Auxiliary Laurel American Legion Auxiliary is offering two- $1,000 scholarships. Applications can be picked up at the office of Laurel High School.

    'Get in Gear' Bike Rally May 2, registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at Cypress Point, $5 per person, $20 per family. Free t-shirt to every rider. Entertainment and raffle included. For more information and pre-registration contact Betty Grossmann at 875-5088.

    Oyster sandwiches Oyster and fried chicken sandwiches will be sold Saturday, May 2, from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m., at 619 Center St., Laurel. Sponsored by: Liberating Power A.M.E Zion Church, Bridgeville. The Rev. R.J. Chandler is pastor.

    Strawberry Festival/Garden Tour Third annual Strawberry Festival will be held on May 16, at St. Philip's Episcopal Church, Laurel. Breakfast, luncheon, craft tables, everything strawberry beginning at 8 a.m. Laurel Garden Club Tour of ten gardens $8.

    LHS Talent Show The Laurel Senior High School's Class of 2011 is sponsoring a Talent Show and the coronation of Mr. Bulldog on Friday, May 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Refreshments will be sold during intermission.

    'Laurel Pride in Bloom Month' Since 2007, Mayor John Schwed has declared the month of May, "Laurel Pride in Bloom" month. The Public Works Department makes extra efforts to clean up the town and add new landscaping to the parks. Traditionally, the third weekend in May is the Laurel High School, Alumni Weekend and St. Philip's Church, Strawberry Festival. This year the library is planning to offer programs throughout the month, highlighting the history and beauty of the town. For additional information, contact the Chamber of Commerce office at 875-9319, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday.

    GREENWOOD EVENTS:

    Dinner Club Join us at the Greenwood CHEER Activity Center on Wednesday evenings from 5 to 7 p.m. through May for the Greenwood Dinner Club. This will be an evening of fellowship and a delicious dinner entrée, dessert and beverage. Cost for members is $6 and non-members are $8. For menus or more information, call Susan Welch at 302-349-5237.

    Pig Pickin' Great food and good music will be at the center of the 4th Annual Pig Pickin' presented by the Harrington-Greenwood-Felton Rotary Club, Friday, May 1. The event will be held from 6:30 until 10 p.m., at Robbins Paradise Farm on Paradise Alley Road, Harrington. Good eats will also take center stage at the Pig Pickin'. They include roast pork with all the fixings and deep fried turkey. Silent and live auctions and fun and games will round out the evening. Tickets, at $15, are available from any rotary member. Proceeds benefit rotary's local school and community service projects. For information, call 629-5500 or 398-5194.

    Loyalty Day The Greenwood Memorial VFW Auxiliary Post 7478 announces the theme for Loyalty Day, Friday, May 1, at 7 p.m. It is "Celebrate with Our Young Patriots," and it will be held at the Greenwood Fire Hall. The featured event will be an on site coloring contest for children 6 through 9 years of age. Each contestant will be given the same patriotic coloring page to color on site at the fire hall. Contestants must bring their own crayons or colored pencils to use as none will be provided. Further directions will be given at the contest. Three teen judges who have done volunteer work for the Ladies Auxiliary of Post 7478 in 2008-2009 will judge that evening and award three cash prizes: first place, $25; second place, $15; and third place, $10. Other awards will be given to youth who have participated in patriotic events during the auxiliary year. For more information contact Michaele Russell, president, at 349-4220.

    CHEER holds information sessions Sussex County Register of Wills, Greg Fuller, will hold an informational presentation with a question and answer session at the Greenwood CHEER Activity Center on Tuesday, May 5, at 12:15 p.m. Sherry Berman, branch manager of Discover Bank, will present "What Discover Bank Can Offer You" at the Greenwood CHEER Activity Center on Tuesday, May 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information, call Susan Welch at 302-349-5237.

    Beginning computer classes Visit the Greenwood Public Library every Wednesday afternoon from 3 to 4 p.m. and learn the basics of a mouse and keyboard in a relaxed atmosphere. Registration is required, so call 349-5309 or come by the library to sign up.

    BRIDGEVILLE EVENTS:

    Friends fundraiser The Friends of the Bridgeville Library have another delicious fundraiser to promote. All you have to do is enjoy a meal at the Seaford, Dover, Rehoboth, or Salisbury IHOP locations, any day, any meal. Take and fill out the comment card, staple your reciept to the comment card and drop it off at The Bridgeville Library, Bridgeville Town Hall, or The Providence Sales Cottage at Heritage Shores. For more information, call Pat McDonald at 337-7192

    Friends of the Bridgeville Library The Friends of the Bridgeville Library will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 5, at St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Bridgeville. The opening of the new Bridgeville Library is just a few short months away! Updates on the construction progress will be discussed. All are welcome to attend. For more information, call Ruth Skala at 337-3678. To view the progress of the new Library visit www.flickr.com/photos/bridgevillelibrary/.

    Community-wide yard sale The Town of Bridgeville hosts a community-wide yard sale on Saturday, May 2, from 7 a.m. until ?. 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 2.

    Clean-up day Bridgeville will hold a neighborhood clean-up day on Saturday, May 9. 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.

    DELMAR EVENTS:

    Beef & dumpling dinner The Delmar Chorus Boosters will hold an all-you-can-eat beef and dumpling dinner on Sunday, May 3, from 1 to 4 p.m., at the Delmar VFW. Tickets are $10 and are available from any chorus member or by calling the school at 302-846-9544. Carryouts are available. Proceeds will support the middle and high school choruses.

    Twilight Cheerleading Camp Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay Council is sponsoring a Twilight Cheerleading Camp from Monday, June 8 to Thursday, June 11 at Delmar Middle/High School from 6 to 8 p.m., for girls in kindergarten through fifth grade. The Delmar High School Varsity Cheerleading Squad will be the instructors for the clinic. The cost is $25 per girl and financial assistance is available. You do not have to be a Girl Scout to register. For details call Pat Lewis at 410-742-5107 or 800-374-9811, ext. 26.

    Sandwich sale On Saturday, May 9, the Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, Rt. 13 North and Dorthy Road (3 miles north of MD/DE state line), will hold a sandwich sale: featuring oyster sandwiches, crab cakes, chicken salad sandwiches, cheese steak subs, hamburgers and hot dogs. Also baked goods will be available; a yard sale and a car wash.

    SURROUNDING AREAS:

    Chicken dinner On Friday, May 8, Chelsea Betts will host a chicken dinner at Grace United Methodist Church Hall in Georgetown from 5 to 8 p.m. to benefit the Miss Sussex County Scholarship Program and the Alzheimer's Association. Tickets are $8 for children under the age of 12 and $15 for adults. Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling 302-228-2148 or 302-249-6732. Take-outs will also be available. Chelsea Betts, Miss Sussex County 2009, will provide entertainment at 6 and 7 p.m. There will also be a drawing for a Vera Bradley bag.

    Country Jamboree planned Don't miss "Celebrating God and Country," an afternoon of country music with Miss Delaware and friends, at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 3, at Georgetown Middle School, to benefit the Miss Delaware Scholarship Organization. The event will feature Gerald Hocker and the Jamboree Boys, and All 4 Him, a local gospel quartet. Galen Giaccone, Miss Delaware 2008, will share her piano talents and Miss Delaware's Outstanding Teen 2007, Chelsea Betts, will sing. The 2009 Miss Delaware contestants and Danielle Marshall, Miss Delaware's Outstanding Teen, will also attend the festivities. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under, and may be purchased by contacting Susan Collins at 302-732-9366 or Linda Pusey at 302-947-9065. Tickets may also be purchased at the door.

    Scholarship Fundraiser On Monday, May 4, Gergetown AARP 5340 will host a fundraiser at the Roadhouse Steakjoint on Rt. 1 in Rehoboth from 6 to 8 p.m. Come out and dine from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. A portion of the day's proceeds will benefit the scholarship fund. For more information call 856-3404 or 856-6178.

    Fundraiser for Women's Ministries On Wednesday, May 6, The Silverbelles of Booker Street Church of God will host a fundraiser at the Roadhouse Steakjoint, Rt. 1, Rehoboth, from 6 to 8 p.m. You are invited to come out to eat from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. A portion of the day's proceeds will go to support Women's Ministries in its efforts to help women of diverse needs. For more information, call 856-9097, 856-3404 or 684-4542.

    Chicken/dumpling fundraiser A chicken/dumpling fundraiser dinner will be held May 23, from 4-6 p.m. at the Bethel Church Community House - west of Seaford, at north end of Oak Grove Road. Eat-in or carry-out. Price of $8 includes dessert. For tickets call Eleanor Russell 410-754-8681 or Lucy Slacum at 302-629-7117.

    Scholarship fundraiser Come and eat at the Road House Steak Joint on Rt. 1, between Lewes and Rehoboth with AARP Georgetown Chapter 5340, on Monday, May 4, from 11 a.m. till 8 p.m. Members will be there from 6 to 8 p.m. Proceeds support AARP Scholarship fund. For information call Peggy 856-3404.

    Chinese Auction Georgetown AARP 5340 will host a Chinese Auction at the Sussex Pines Country Club, Georgetown, on Monday, June 1, at 11 a.m. There will be many wonderful items to choose from. Call Pat at 856-6178 or 542-6171 for more information.

    2009 DSTA Golf Classic The Bayside Resort Golf Club in Selbyville, a Jack Nicklaus signature golf course, will host the 2009 DSTA Golf Classic on Thursday, May 21, to benefit Special Olympics Delaware. Cost is $700 per foursome and includes lunch, golf shirt, hat, golf towel and 19th hole reception. The event is run by the Delaware State Troopers Association and presented by Jack Lingo Realtors. For more information, contact Special Olympics Delaware at 302-831-3484.

    Mother-daughter banquet Calvary Baptist Church in Georgetown will hold a Mother-daughter banquet on Friday, May 9 at 6:30 p.m. The evening includes dinner, a gospel concert, testimonies, skits and door prizes. Cost is $10 per person, children 8-12 are $5, and children under 8 eat free. For more information, call Calvary Baptist Church at 302-856-3773.

    Heritage Day in Harrington The city of Harrington extends an invitation to all those who would like to participate in its 31st Annual Heritage Day celebration on Saturday, August 28. That includes exhibitors, crafts demonstrators and vendors offering food and other merchandise who would like to reserve space for the day. Planners are also looking for anyone who would like to join the parade - individual marchers, groups, floats, organizations, vehicles, bands and others. For information or entries, call Bill Falasco, Harrington Parks & Recreation, 398-7975.

    Rotary plans Pig Pickin' The Hub Club Rotary will hold its fourth annual Pig Pickin' Hoedown on Friday, May 1 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at Robbins Paradise Farm on Paradise Alley Road, Harrington. The menu includes pulled pork straight from the roaster; tender, deep fried turkey, and all the fixins. Jay Hoad will provide live music, and Dave Kenton & Friends will perform as guests arrive. There will be silent and live auctions and a 50/50 raffle plus plenty of fun and games. The public is invited to attend.ĂŠTickets are $15 and available from any Rotary member or by calling 629-5500. For more information, call 302-398-5194. Proceeds benefit Rotary's variety of local school and community service projects. The Hub Club is a Centennial Rotary Club and represents Harrington, Greenwood and Felton.

    Ruritan Club All-you-can-eat Sunday breakfast buffet served by the Galestown Ruritan Club, on the fourth Sunday of each month October to June, from 7-10 a.m. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 children 6-12 years, at The Galestown (Md) Community Hall, 5833 School House Road. Buffet features blueberry pancakes, eggs, scrapple, sausage, creamed chipped beef, biscuits, potato casserole, hominy, fruit cup and sticky buns.

    TRIPS:

    Orioles vs. Yankees game Seaford Recreation Department's annual trip to see the Yankees vs. the Orioles is Friday, May 8. Cost is $55 and includes a ticket to the game and charter bus transportation. To reserve a ticket or for more information, call the office at 629-6809.

    Seaford AARP trips offered Seaford AARP Chapter 1084 is offering the following trips to the public. Friday, May 22 - Gettysburg, Pa. Visit the Eisenhower Farm; $79. At the Visitor's Center, view the Cyclorama painting which depicts the entire Civil War. Visit the galleries that use exhibits, sound and video to give a better understanding of the Civil War. A buffet lunch is included at General Picketts Buffet. Wednesday, July 1 - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre in Lancaster, Pa. to see the musical, "Singin' In The Rain," $79.
    Wednesday, Sept. 2 - Rainbow Dinner Theatre to see "Uncle Chick's Last Wish," $70. Includes a trip to the beach.
    September 12-18 - Mackinac Island, Mich., $790 pp double. Trip includes six hot breakfasts, five dinners and one luncheon at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. In Frankenmuth, take a guided tour to see points of interest you can visit during your stay. The motorcoach takes us to Christmas Wonderland. Take a ferry to the island where you will have a guided tour by horse and carriage before being taken to the Grand Hotel for lunch. Here you will see the longest porch in the world. Travel to Saulte Saint Marie where you will enjoy a ride through the Soo Locks and on to the Kewadin Casino for dinner.
    Friday, Oct. 16 - Strasburg Railroad with lunch on the train and a visit to the train museum, $69.
    Nov. 16-20 - "Christmas At The Biltmore" in Asheville, N.C., $589 pp double. Tour the Biltmore grounds, winery and farm village. Included is a candlelight tour, candlelight dinner, two dinner theaters and a visit to Chimney Rock Park.
    Wednesday, Dec. 2 - American Music Theatre to see a Christmas show, $92. A meal at Millers Smorgasbord is included. Contact Rose Wheaton at 629-7180 to make reservations for these trips.

    Rails & Trails Escorted motor-coach trip to Waterville Valley, New Hampshire sponsored by the Seaford WPS, Sept. 21-24. Four days and three nights - cost $639 per person, includes lodging, three breakfasts, three dinners, entertainment, cruise on Lake Winnipesaukee, Castle in the clouds, Rock Estates, Mt. Washington Cog Railway, dinner on Lake Winnipesaukee Railroad, Wolfeboro Village, all gratuities, taxes and baggage handling. For additional information contact Frances Horner at 629-4416.

    Bethel UMC trip Sailors Bethel United Methodist Church is sponsoring a trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C. to attend Gaitherfest with Bill and Gloria Gaither. Prices: single, $750; double, $575 per person (2 in a room); triple, $525 per person (3 in a room); quad, $525 per person (4 in a room). Deposit of $150 per couple with booking, $75 for single. Tour includes: Thursday, Oct. 1, arrive in Myrtle Beach, S.C. at the Beach Cove Resort. Dinner at Chestnut Hill Restaurant. Friday, Oct. 2, Breakfast buffet at the hotel, Myrtle Beach Low Country Tour, shopping at Broadway at the Beach. Return to hotel to freshen up and at 6 p.m. go to Gaitherfest show at the Convention Center. Sunday, Oct. 4, breakfast buffet at the hotel and return for home. All included in prices above. Deposit of $150 per couple with booking; $75 for single.

    Embroiders' Guild The Sussex Chapter of Embroiders' Guild meets on the second Monday of the month - Sept. through June at 10 a.m. at the CHEER Center in Georgetown. We welcome all levels of stitchers from beginner to advanced. For more information call 410-208-9386. Questions call 302-539-9717.

    Georgetown AARP Join Georgetown AARP Chapter 5340 at their monthly luncheon meetings held on the first Monday of each month at 11:30 a.m. at the Sussex Pines Country Club. For details contact: Dee Richards at 302-841-5066 or Bettie Comer at 302-265-5606.

    AARP chapter 1084 AARP Seaford Area Chapter 1084 of western Sussex County board meeting, Thursday, May 7, at Methodist Manor House game room in Seaford at 1:30 p.m. Chapter president request all board and committee members to be present to finalize plans for AARP Chapter 1084 Annual Day of Service on Wednesday, May 13. One group to visit and bring gifts to Delaware Veterans Home in Milford and another group to visit Life Care at Lofland in Seaford. Also, final plans regarding chapters annual picnic on Thursday, May 14, to be held this year at Soroptimist Park in Seaford.

    MEETINGS:

    District Democrats The 39th Distrct Democrats will hold their monthly meeting on Thursday, May 14, at 7 p.m. at Pizza King in Seaford. New members are always welcome.

    SHS Alumni The Seaford High School Alumni Association will have their Executive Board meeting on Thursday, May 7 at 7 p.m. in the Downtown Seaford Museum. For more information, call Donna Angell at 629-8077.

    Libertarian Party meeting The Libertarian Party of Delaware will hold regular meetings at the Seaford Public Library on the first Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. Our first meeting is Wednesday, May 6. Anyone is welcome to attend.

    Acorn Club annual dinner The G.F.W.C.- Acorn Club of Seaford is having their annual dinner at the Eastern Star building on May 19, at 5:30 p.m., social and dinner at 6 p.m. The hostesses are Phyllis Nelson and Joyce Whaley and their committee.