Bulletin Board
Thursday, May 20, 2010

'Touch a Truck' on May 22 The Banning and Trinity Foundations will hold a "Touch-a-Truck" family event on Saturday, May 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Trinity Transport's parking lot. The event will feature all types of equipment for kids to touch, feel and explore, including trucks, bulldozers, electrical units, fire trucks, police vehicles, farm equipment, race cars and more. There will be plenty of refreshments, including Pizza King pizza, hot dogs, snow cones, cotton candy and popcorn. Admission is $5 per person or $15 for four people. Proceeds benefit the Banning and Trinity Foundations, which support community development through supporting programs such as the Delmarva Teen Challenge and the Delaware Youth Leadership Academy and national charities such as Relay for Life and the American Heart Association. For more information, visit www.trinitytransport.com or contact Brandy McMullen at brandy.mcmullen@trinitytransport.com or 800-846-3400.


Class of 1965 need addresses The SHSClass of 1965 Reunion Committee is planning their 45th reunionon Saturday, Oct. 9. They still need addresses for the following classmates: Luiz Bueno, Tyronne Drummond, Barbara Frazier Burk, Faye Hayes Wright, Irvin Johnson, Kenny Mullin, Ronald West,Wayne Hastings, Dee Dee Helfrich Anderson, Pete Viggiano, Susan Hydock Wessells and Sandra Turner. If you have any information to share, call Donna Hastings Angell at 629-8077 or email her at woodlandangell@hotmail.com

Nanticoke Riverfest is July 8-10 The 16th annual Nanticoke Riverfest, designed to showcase the Nanticoke River and downtown Seaford, will take place Thursday and Friday, July 8-9, starting at 5 p.m. and all day Saturday, July 10, in the area in and around downtown Seaford. This year's theme "Sweet 16," celebrates the longevity of the festival and adds a 1950's flare.The festival will kick off on Thursday, July 8 with the carnival, opening ceremonies and music in and around Gateway Park. Friday night will feature the popular Little and Junior Miss Riverfest Pageant and entertainment by the Funsters. On Saturday, the Nanticoke Riverfest will feature the annual float-in, canoe and kayak races and duck dash and shopping, entertainment and giveaways for the casual visitor.Riverfest is partnering with the Seaford Historical Society and Southern Delaware Tourism to showcase the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail, America's first national water trail. For more information about Riverfest, visit www.nanticokeriverfest.com or call 629-9173.

Rabies Vaccination Clinic There will be a rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, May 22, 8-10 a.m., at the Seaford Fire Station, rain or shine. Leashes and carriers are required. Dr. Mike Metzler, of Four Paws, is the attending veterinarian. Cost will be $13 rabies, $10 distemper/parvo shots. Cash only. The clinic is sponsored by Homeless Cat Helpers, Inc.

National Safe Boating Day The U.S. Coast Guard Seaford Flotilla will be presenting National Safe Boating Day at the Nanticoke River Marina on Saturday, May 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Marina is located on 30 S. Market St., Seaford. Admission is free. Displays and activities wll include safety information, USCG Auxiliary Seaford free vessel safety check, Sea Scouts, fitting booth for life jackets, sign up for safe boating class or paddlesports class and more. For further information, contact Cindi Chaimowitz at 398-0309.

SHS 20 year reunion Seaford High School Class of 1990 will hold their 20 Year Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 5 to 10 p.m., in the Ball Room at Heritage Shores Club House in Bridgeville. If your check is received before June 29, the cost is $35 per person. Checks must be mailed to: Sandy Whitten Stinson, 31521 Miller Road, Cordova, MD 21625. Checks should be made payable to: SHS Class of 1990. After June 29, the cost is $45 per person. This fee is non-refundable. For more information, visit the Facebook page, "Seaford Senior High Class of 1990."

Free community yard sale Christ Lutheran Church in Seaford will hold a community yard sale on Saturday, May 22, from 7 a.m. to noon. Spaces are free and the church will sell hot dogs and sodas. Church members are asked to donate items that can be sold at the yard sale. We will have a table in the old dining room where you can put items to be sold. Proceeds will benefit the new activity center for the community. To reserve a space or have items picked up that you would like to sell, call Eric Stanton at 628-1946.

Applicants sought for board The Seaford Library and Cultural Center board of commissioners is accepting applications for a five year term appointment to begin July 1. The board oversees the library as representatives of the community, determines and sets up policies to govern operations, develops and oversees the budget and actively supports legislation. Applicants must be residents of the Seaford School District and are expected to be patrons in good standing. With the recent completion and move to a larger facility, persons with a background or skills in any or all areas of human recourses, finance, even planning or legal are especially encouraged to submit an application. Interested parties should contact the library in person for an application. Deadline for applications is May 28.

Girls Night Out Join girls from kindergarten to 5th grade for a night of girl fun. Sessions will be hands on and interactive for girls. Girls Night Out will be held on Friday, June 4, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Seaford Library. The event is sponsored by the Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay Council. All girls in kindergarten to 5th grade are welcome to attend.You do not have to be a Girl Scout to attend. The cost is $5 per girl. Financial assistance is available. Register to attend by May 28, by contacting Pat Lewis at 410-742-5107 or 1-800-374-9811, ext. 26 or email plewis@cbgsc.org

Camp Invention is July 12-16 The Camp Invention program offers elementary kids in the Seaford area one week of science enrichment combined with imaginative fun. Hosted by Blades Elementary School during the week of July 12-16, it features five classes each day that focus on science, technology, engineering, math (STEM), woven into purposeful hands-on activities that harness the participants' innate creativity to solve real-world challenges. To learn more about the program, visit www.campinvention.org or call 800-968-4332.

Seaford Library
  • "Lights, Camera, Action!" the Seaford Library and Cultural Center hosts "Movie Night" on Thursday, May 20, and Thursday, June 10, at 5:30 p.m. We provide the movie and refreshments; you take a seat and enjoy the show.
  • "Baby Bookworms," an infant story time is Monday, May 24, at 10:30 a.m.
  • Mother Goose on the Loose Lapsit program will end Tuesday, May 25, as the last school year program. Lapsit will resume on Mondays only at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 21.
  • "Family Movie Afternoon" on Wednesday, May 26, at 3:30 p.m., at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center, for families and children of all ages. Bring a pillow and a blanket. Get a sneak preview of the Summer Reading Program, "Make a Splash!" The movie is rated PG.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will be closed on Monday, May 31. We will be open for regular business hours on Tuesday, June 1.
  • "SEE-Simply Equal Education" is coming to the Seaford library and Cultural Center on Wednesday, June 2, at 3 p.m., to present their interactive program about helping other children in third world countries learn.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 8, at 6 p.m.
  • Sign-up for the Teen Summer Reading Program, "Make Waves @ Your Library," which begins on Tuesday, June 15, at 12:30 p.m. Read for prizes and attend programs. For more information, call 629-2524 or visit www.seaford.lib.de.us
  • The "Science and Religion" book discussion will meet at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center on Monday, June 21, at 6 p.m.
  • Dive in and explore the world of water with this year's Children's Summer Reading Program, "Make a Splash @ Your Library."
Registration begins on Wednesday, June 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a "Make and Take" craft.

Read Aloud training session Read Aloud Delaware will hold a volunteer training session at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 26, in the new Seaford Public Library. Call 856-2527 to sign up for training or for more information. Volunteer readers are needed at various reading sites in Sussex County.

Yard Sale/Bake Sale Bethel Worship Center in Seaford, will hold a Yard Sale/Bake Sale on Saturday, May 22 at 7 a.m. All proceeds will go towards the building fund.


Strawberry Festival is May 22 The Fourth Annual Strawberry Festival is Saturday, May 22, at St. Philip's Episcopal Church in Laurel. Breakfast, lunch, craft tables, everything strawberry and entertainment too begins at 8 a.m. Event includes Historical Society art events, the newest book in the cemetery series, "Cemeteries in the Town of Laurel," and tours through some of the notable cemeteries in the Laurel area.

Sale benefits Historical Society The Laurel Historical Society will offer a limited number of art objects, antiques, collectibles and photographs of Laurel during the 1970's, at a benefit art sale from the collections of Laurel native Charles Palmer and former Laurel resident Reid Williamson on Saturday, May 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., as part of St. Philip's Church Strawberry Festival. The shows will take place at the society's two properties, The Cook House Headquarters at 502 E. Fourth St., and at their restoration Studley House project located at 600 E. 6th St. Admission is $6 to each show, or a combination ticket to both sites can be purchased for $10. Tickets can be purchased at the LHS Sales ticket booth at the Strawberry Festival or at either door. For more information, visit www.laurelhistoricalsociety.com, email laurelhistoricalsociety@hotmail.com, or call 875-2820.

'Move Up Day' Laurel High School will be hosting "Move Up Day" on Thursday, May 27, for all current Laurel Middle School students. Students will have an opportunity to meet with department heads to sample some of the course offerings at LHS, including our extensive selection of Advanced Placement courses, Career and Technical Education and the Visual and Performing Arts. Laurel School District parents and community members are encouraged to attend either morning or afternoon sessions. The morning session runs from 8:30 to 11am, and the afternoon session runs from 11:30 to 1:50. For more information, please contact Laurel High School at 875-6120, or email bcass@laurel.k12.de.us

Benefit dinner and dance A Good Samaritan Benefit Dinner and Dance sponsored by the Rebekah Assembly of Delaware will be held on Friday, May 21, at the Laurel American Legion Home. Social hour begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. The dance will be held from 8 to 11 p.m. with music provided by a DJ. There will be a silent auction and 50/50 drawing at 10 p.m. Cost is $22 per person or $40 per couple. For tickets and more information, call 875-3733 or 745-1959.

Giant Yard Sale Bethany Church, Lowes Crossing Road, eight miles east of Laurel off Route 24, will have a giant yard sale on Saturday, May 22, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be household and decor items, furniture, clothing, toys, fishing gear, new handmade crafts and much more. Breakfast sandwiches, chicken salad, hot dogs, hamburgers, peas & dumplings, drinks and baked goods will be available.

Annual Art and History Tour The Laurel Historical Society will host three activities during the 4th annual Strawberry Festival on Saturday, May 22, at St. Philip's Episcopal Church, located at 600 S. Central Ave., Laurel. The first offering is a limited-seating bus tour of Laurel cemeteries, which are currently being documented as part of the society's ongoing cemetery transcription project. Tickets for the 90 minute van tour are $10 each and will be sold on a first come, first served basis at the Society sales table at the festival. Festival doors will open at 8:30 a.m. The non-stop bus tour will be held at 11 a.m. and repeated again at 1 p.m. Also that day, art objects and photographic prints by former Laurel residents, Charles Palmer and Reid Williamson, will be for sale at the society headquarters, The Cook House (502 E. Fourth St.) and The Studley House (600 E. 6th St.). Admission to the art sale is $6 at each house or $10 for both sites. Finally, the society will host a book signing and sales for its latest volume in the cemetery series at the festival from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. and again on Sunday, May 23, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Cook House. This second book will cover the cemeteries within the town limits and will complement the previously published Odd Fellow Cemetery book, both of which will be for sale at the festival. For more information, email laurelhistoricalsociety@hotmail.com or call 875-1344 and leave a message.

Strawberry Festival at Hen House The Hen House, located at 11465 Sycamore Rd., Laurel, will be having a Strawberry Festival on Saturday, May 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a car show, Moon Bounce, strawberry picking, free homemade strawberry ice cream (while it lasts), and the Delaware State Police will be there to do fingerprinting and ID-ing from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.


Sacred Sounds Sacred Sounds are performing at the 11 a.m. service at the Delmar Wesleyan Church on Sunday, May 23. The church is located on 800 East St. in Delmar. There will also be a performance on Sat., May 29. There will be a strawberry festival and yard sale. Cost of table is $10. Time is 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. To rent a table, call the church at 410-896-3600.

Lunch and Learn about diabetes On May 20, from noon to 1 p.m., the Delmar Library will host a Lunch and Learn on diabetes. The presentationwill cover: a basic understanding of the disease; typical healthcare needs of a person with diabetes; meal planning as a critical component for diabetes management; supplies and equipment required for diabetes care; the importance of physical activity; local, state and federal resources to help control diabetes; and communicating effectively and keeping good records.Bring a light lunch. Bottled water and healthy snacks will be provided. Pre-registration is required. For more information and to register, call 846-9894.


Memorial Day Celebration The Town of Bridgeville will host a Memorial Day Celebration at 9:30 a.m. on

Monday, May 31, at the Veterans Memorial in the Bridgeville Cemetery. Join us for this special recognition of our veterans.

Library seeks board member The Bridgeville Library Board of Trustees is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the board for a five-year term, beginning July 1, 2010. The board will review applications received and forward a recommendation to the resident judge of the Superior Court of Sussex County for appointment. Board members must be adult residents of the Woodbridge School District. A background check may be required. Library Board members oversee the library as representatives of the community. They determine policies governing the operations and services of the library. They develop and oversee the operating budget. They actively support library related legislation. The Board has public meetings at the library at least four times per year, and usually meets monthly. Applications are available at the Bridgeville Public Library, 600 South Cannon Street. Bridgeville. For more information, call Karen Johnson at 337-7401, ext. 107. Deadline for receipt of application iis June 14, 2010.


Greenwood CHEER Dinner Club The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center will host the Greenwood Dinner Club on Thursdays from 5 to 7 p.m. Join us for an evening of fellowship and a delicious dinner entrée, dessert and beverage. Card games are from 6 to 9 p.m. Cost for members is $5 and non-members is $6. For menus and more information, call Susan Welch at 349-5237.

Older American's open house You are cordially invited to the Greenwood CHEER Center for an Older American's Open House on Friday, May 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. In celebration of Older American's Month, the lunch donation will be $1 for this event. There will be light refreshments, games and door prizes. RSVP by calling 349-5237.

Library offers MonoMouse The Greenwood Public Library is now offering the Bierley MonoMouse - an easy to use, hand held electronic magnifier - as part of a loan program designed to help visually impaired members of the community. The Bierley MonoMouse Hand Held Electronic Magnifier is available to be borrowed from the library in the same manner as borrowing a book. It connects to any television via the attached standard RCA plug and then the large blue button is simply pressed to start reading. For more information about the MonoMouse Magnifier at the Greenwood Library, call 302-349-5309 or ask any librarian the next time you visit the library.

GMS Concert The music department of Greenwood Mennonite School will present its final concert of the school year, "A Celebration of Music", on Thursday, May 20, at 7:00 p.m. The bands and choirs will bring a joyful end to a very successful, rewarding school year with familiar favorites as well as brand new music. The concert is free; an offering will be received for the music department. Greenwood Mennonite School is located at 12802 Mennonite School Road, between Routes 16 and 36, in Greenwood.

Greenwood Spring Festival Greenwood Mennonite School will hold its 24th Annual Greenwood Spring Festival on Saturday, June 5, on the school grounds in Greenwood, rain or shine. The day begins with an old-fashioned, All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Outdoor booths are open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. featuring fresh-made foods, chicken barbeque, pork barbeque, seafood - including crab cakes, baked goods, fresh doughnuts, homemade ice cream, milkshakes, fresh fruit smoothies, handcrafted items, books, plants, crafts; plus a petting zoo, children's games and prizes, a white elephant booth, Christmas in June and more. Other activities include the Spring Festival Auction, beginning at noon and various entertainments; such as parachute jumps, chainsaw competition, live music throughout the day and the 2009 Mountaire Communion of Choirs winner, Milford Church of God Choir. Softball and volleyball tournaments will be held as well as a basketball free throw shooting contest. The festival will also feature a live remote radio broadcast by WOLC Joy 102.5 F.M. For more information, visit www.gms-flames.org or contact Jay Embleton at 337-3567.

Eat at IHOP to help the library Enjoy a meal any time at the IHOP restaurant in Seaford and support the Greenwood Library. Simply fill out a comment card after eating and give it to the cashier as you pay. You will be given a special receipt which you then take to the Greenwood Library on your next visit.

May celebration dinner The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center located at 41 Schulze Road in Greenwood is having a May celebration dinner on Thursday, May 20, from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. There will be a roast turkey dinner with all trimmings. Cost is $6 member and $8 non-member. Gospel music entertainment with Wayne & Barbie Porter begins at 6:00 p.m. For more information, call the center at 349-5237.


Chicken & dumpling dinner Christ UM Church is holding a chicken and dumpling dinner on May 21, 4-7 p.m. at the church, 510 S. Central Ave., Laurel. It will be served homestyle with stringbeans, mashed potatoes, applesauce, roll, beverage and desserts. Takeouts are available. Adults, $10; children 6-12, $5; under 6, free. For tickets, call 443-859-2334, 443-880-2917 or purchase at the door.


Seaford AARP trips June 5-6 - Strasburg, Pa. - Solve a murder mystery while having dinner on a train. Lunch at the Shady Maple before checking into your hotel and then boarding the train at 6 p.m. After buffet breakfast the next day, travel to Longwood Gardens for a guided tour of the gardens before time on your own. Mid afternoon travel to Winterthur Museum and Gardens for a guided tour and tram ride before some free time. Cost: $225/double. July 22 - A day trip to Norfolk for lunch on the Spirit Of Norfolk and play bingo and win prizes. Cost: $79. Oct. 25-29 - Pigeon Forge & Smoky Mountains, Tenn. - Visit the Titanic Pigeon Forge Museum and board an actual life boat, touch an iceberg and experience the chill of the 28 degree water. The museum will display hundreds of artifacts in 20 galleries on two decks. Admission to Dollywood, Dixie Stampede Dinner Show, Black Bear Jamboree Dinner Theatre, Smith Family Dinner Theatre, Magic Beyond Belief Show. A performance at the Country Tonite with entertainment of humor, dancing and singing. Also, a guided tour of the great Smoky Mountains. Four breakfasts, four dinners, two lunches included. Cost: $595/double. All trips are open to the public. Note that after a certain date if we do not have enough people signed up we will have to cancel the trip to get our deposit returned or lose it. For more information, contact Rose at 629-7180.

National Zoo trip Greenwood CHEER Activity Center is offering a motor coach trip to the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, June 24. The bus departs Greenwood CHEER Activity Center at 8:30 a.m. and leaves Washington at 3 p.m. Cost is $30 per person and includes transportation. Zoo admission is free. Deadline for payment is June 3. For more information, call Susan Welch at 349-5237.

Laurel Senior Center Trips The Laurel Senior Center is offering the following trips: Smith Island, June 8. Ocean City, June 14. Tennessee Sampler, Oct 4-9, cost $629 per person, includes 5 nights hotel accommodations, 5 breakfasts, 3 dinners, 1 luncheon, cruise, 3 shows, Graceland & Dollyland. For more information, call 875-2536.

Choptank Riverboat Dinner Cruise The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center is hosting a Choptank Riverboat Dinner Cruise on Thursday, July 8. Cost is $50 per person and includes a prime rib with crab cake dinner provided by Suicide Bridge Restaurant. The cruise is aboard the Dorothy Megan. Tips are appreciated. Bus transportation from all CHEER Centers is available by reservation. The bus departs the Greenwood CHEER Activity Center at 3 p.m. and returns to the center at approximately 10 p.m. Tickets are on sale at the Greenwood CHEER Center and all other CHEER Centers. Tickets must be purchased by June 24. For more information, contact Susan Welch at 349-5237.

Trip to Yankee Stadium Centenary Church Sunshine Class is sponsoring a bus trip to Yankee Stadium on Saturday, May 29, to see the Yankees vs. the Cleveland Indians. Call 875-2823 for ticket information.

Trip to Louisville AARP #915 presents a trip to Louisville, Ky., on Oct. 24-29. Trip is six days and five nights and includes five breakfasts and five full dinners. Sights include the Derby Dinner Playhouse, Belle of Louisville Riverboat, Churchill Downs & Kentucky Derby Musesum, "My Old Kentucky Home" Place, Heaven's Hill Distillery, Louisville Slugger Museum and much, much more. Cost is $775 per person/double occupancy. Single occupancy is slightly higher. For information or reservations, call 410-754-8189 or 410-754-8588.

Travel with Delaware Tech The public is invited to enjoy a fun day-trip in May or June; the trips are offered by the Adult Plus+ program at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus. Dance in your seat to classic Elvis songs such as "Jailhouse Rock," "All Shook Up," and "Can't Help Falling in Love" in the musical "All Shook Up" at the Candlelight Dinner Theatre in Ardentown, on Wednesday, June 9. Enjoy a matinee performance of the hilarious chaos that occurs when a young, married man spends too much time with his boss's wife in "How the Other Half Loves!" at the Rainbow Dinner Theatre in Paradise, Penn. on Wednesday, June 23. Adults ages 50 and up can become Adult Plus+ members for $18 per year. Benefits of membership include unlimited use of the Stephen J. Betze Library located on campus; exclusive advanced registration and special discounts on trips, courses and events; and a free drink with purchase of a meal in the dining hall on campus. For more information, contact Delaware Tech's Adult Plus+ program at 856-5618.


USCG Auxiliary United States Coast Guard Auxiliary meets the second Sunday of the month at 2 p.m. at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club. For more information, contact Cindi Chaimowitz at 302-398-0309.

Weekly 'Feline Rescue' session Homeless Cat Helpers will hold a question and answer session on "Feline Rescue Resources" at the Seaford Library on Monday mornings from 10 to 11 a.m. The session will offer information about sliding scale cost spay/neuter clinics and no-kill kitten adoptions.

Sussex County Marines Marine Corps League Detachment #780, Devil Dog Detachment, meets the first Thursday ofeach month at 6:30 p.m. at American Legion Post #6, "the log cabin," in Seaford. All former and retired Marines, from all generations,are welcome.

'Meet, Greet & Eat' Meet, greet and eat with the Sussex County Register of Wills. (Friends for Greg Fuller Fundraiser) Friday, June 4, at 7 p.m. at the Marvel Carriage Museum, 510 South Bedford St. $20 donation. Call 245-3107or 841-8582 for details.

USPS monthly meeting United States Power Squadron (USPS) meets at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. If you are interested in boating education and safety, and enjoy boating, sailing or canoeing, join us and participate in our classes and outings. For more information, contact C.M. Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.

Seaford Republican Women The Seaford Republican Women's Club will meet on Thursday, May 27, at the Pizza King Restaurant at 10:30 a.m. Mary Spicer, president of the Delaware Federation of Republican Women, will address the group. She will talk about the status of the workings of the organization on a state level. The meeting is open to the public. There is no charge. Lunch from the menu is optional. Call Gloria Burton at 629-3470 for more information.


Country breakfast buffet A country breakfast buffet will be held every fourth Sunday each month - September through June, from 7 to 10 a.m. at Galestown Community House. Adults, $7, ages 6 to 12, $4, under age 6, no charge. The buffet includes eggs, scrapple, sausage, pancakes, potato casserole, hominy, biscuits, toast, fruit cup and sticky buns. The community house is located on School House Road at the intersection of Galestown and Reliance Roads in Galestown, Md. The dates are: May 23 & June 27.

Delaware Grange schedule Sunday, June 13 -Sussex County Pomona Grange picnic, 2 p.m., Soroptimist Park, Seaford. Saturday, June 26 - Bus trip to Washington, D.C., to help celebrate 50 years of the National Grange Building being in existence. For more information, contact Rosalie Walls at 302-542-3875.

Reunion Colonel Richardson High School, Class of 1985, is planning a 25th high school reunion for this fall. The committee is updating classmate addresses. For more information, contact Debbie (Feyl) Brohawn at 410-754-8910 or crhs1985@gmail.com

Miss Delaware Golf Classic The Miss Delaware Golf Classic, hosted by the Miss Delaware Scholarship Organization, will be held at Maple Dale Country Club in Dover on Monday, June 7. The tournament begins at noon with a shotgun start. The Miss Delaware pageant will be held at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino on Friday, June 11 and Saturday, June 12. Player registration is $125 for individual players or $500 for a foursome, which includes green fees, cart, unlimited range balls, gift bag, lunch and dinner and tournament prizes. Tournament hole sponsors are $125. For more information, contact Georgeann White at 302-236-1955, 302-934-9797 or ghwhite70@aol.com

Museum hosts silent auction World War II and military buffs will appreciate the treasures to be had at a silent auction offered by the Air Mobility Command (AMC) Museum in Dover, at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 21. Steve Kogler, wine master from Teller Wines, will be hosting a complimentary wine tasting while the museum furnishes hors d'oeuvres and other beverages. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. For more information, visit www.amcmuseum.org

Teen Idol seeks contestants A Teen Idol contest at Kids Fest on Saturday, June 12, will challenge young singers to showcase their talent on stage. The vocal competition is open to youth between the ages of 13 to 19. The contest is 10 a.m. to noon on the main Kids Fest stage at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington. Entries are being accepted now. For more information, call 302-398-5194 or 302-242-0375 or visit www.kidsfestde.org