Bulletin Board
Thursday, October 07, 2010
 
LOCAL FUNDRAISERS:

'Run for the Buds' Join hundreds of runners and walkers for the second annual "Run for the Buds," presented by AstraZeneca, on Saturday, Oct. 16, at 9 a.m. at Rockford Park. In addition to a 5k run and fun walk, this year's event also includes a half marathon. All proceeds benefit Best Buddies Delaware and the Down Syndrome Association of Delaware. Pre-registration is $20 for the run or walk and $50 for the half marathon and can be done online at www.runforthebudsDE.org. For more information, visit www.runforthebudsDE.org or call 302-691-3187.

Wheaton's special sale Come join the Bethel Historical Society and be part of the specials that Wheaton's will be offering to our guests on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost is $5 per ticket. Specials include: discounts on all items except for furniture, door prizes and light refreshments. Wheaton's is located on Stein Highway in the old Tull's location. Call Helen at 877-0231 for tickets.

Friends of the Library fundraiser The Friends of the Bridgeville Library are having a fundraiser at the Seaford Texas Roadhouse on Monday, Oct. 11between 4 and 10 p.m. Coupons must be presented at time of check-out and 10% of your bill will be donated back to The Friends. Coupons can be picked up at the Bridgeville Library, Bridgeville Town Hall or the Heritage Shoressales cottage. For more information, call Pat McDonald at 337-7192.

Flapjack Breakfast The Greene Turtle/Shore Byrds Field Hockey team is having a Flapjack Breakfast at Applebee's in Salisbury from 8 to 10 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 24.The breakfast features AYCE pancakes, sausage and drink. Tickets are available in advance or at the door. Free car wash while you eat. 50/50 raffle. Call 410-430-0337 for more information.

Bridgeville Open Golf Tournament The fourth Bridgeville Charity Open golf tournament will be held on Friday, Oct. 8, at Heritage Shores in Bridgeville. Registration and a continental breakfast begin at 8 a.m., with the shotgun start for the four-player scramble starting at 9 a.m. sharp. A luncheon and awards ceremony will follow the tournament. Proceeds will support the efforts of the Bridgeville Kiwanis Foundation, the Bridgeville Lions Foundation and the Bridgeville Senior Center. For details call Peggy Smith at 337-7135.

Hospice Golf Outing The Delaware Hospice Golf Outing, sponsored by NRG, will be held on Monday, Oct. 11, at Cripple Creek Golf and Country Club in Dagsboro. The fee is $125 per person which includes green fees, cart, box lunch, golf jacket and an awards reception. Registration begins at 10 a.m., with a shotgun start at noon. Sponsorships at varying levels are available. For details contact Peggy Dolby at 856-7717, ext. 2123.

Eat pancakes, help the library The friends group of the Bridgeville Public Library is raising money through area IHOP restaurants. Patrons can eat at IHOP in Seaford, Rehoboth Beach, Salisbury, Md. and Dover and then take their receipts and restaurant comment cards to the library or to Bridgeville Town Hall. The library will receive a payment from IHOP for every receipt and card that is collected. For details, call Pat McDonald, 337-7192.

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.

Raffle benefits SPCA The Georgetown Shelter - Delaware SPCA is holding a special "Bethany Beach Getaway" raffle to raise money for the shelter and its homeless pets. The package, valued at over $950, includes a two night stay at the Addy Sea Bed & Breakfast; gift certificates to Studio 26 Salon & Spa, DiFebo's Restaurant, Bethany Blues Restaurant, Harpoon Hanna's Restaurant, The Cafe on 26 Bistro and The Pottery Place; two prints from Carolina Street; and an ocean kayaking adventure. The services provided by the Delaware SPCA are only possible with the charitable support of the community. Tickets for the raffle are $10 each and the drawing will take place on Oct. 10. For more information, or to purchase raffle tickets, call 541-4478.

SEAFORD EVENTS:

Class of 2000 reunion Seaford High School Class of 2000 will hold their 10 year reunion at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, at the Rusty Rudder Restaurant on 113 Dickinson St., Dewey Beach.Cost is $45 per person and RSVP and payment is due by Oct. 1. Make checks payable to Katie Sapna Owens and mail to 16 Cinder Way, Georgetown, DE 19947. For more information, visit the class facebook page, SHS class of 2000, or email seafordhigh2000@gmail.com.

Seaford Library
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will hold "Baby Bookworms" on Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 10:30 a.m. This program introduces infants through 36 months old to the world of nursery rhymes and books.
  • There is a Pre-K and Kindergarten "Story Time" at the Seaford Library and Cultural Center on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 10:30 a.m.
  • "Lights, Camera, Action!" The Seaford Library and Cultural Center hosts movie night on Thursday, Oct. 7 and Thursday, Oct. 21, at 5:30 p.m.
  • There will be a Seaford Library and Cultural Center Board meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 6 p.m.
  • On Wednesday, Oct. 13, the library will have its Children's Book Discussion sign-up and craft at 4 p.m. This program is for children in 2nd through 4th grade.
  • The Seaford Library and Cultural Center will be closed on Thursday, Oct. 14, for Sussex County Library staff development. We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 15.
For more information, call 629-2524 or visit www.seaford.lib.de.us.

Read Aloud Delaware training A Read Aloud Delaware volunteer training session will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at the Seaford Public Library. To sign up for training and for more information, call 856-2527. Volunteer readers are needed at various reading sites in Sussex County.

Fall Festival seeks crafters Artisans, crafters and vendors are needed to participate in the "Fall Festival" on Oct. 23-24, during the 150th anniversary celebration of the Governor Ross Mansion in Seaford.For a registration form, contact Cathy VanSciver at 262-9459 or email cathy.vansciver@gmail.com.

Singletree Stables open house Singletree Stables Riding School located at 22237 Briarhook Road in Seaford, will hold an open house on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 9 to 11 a.m. Rain date is Oct. 10 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Halloween parade and party The Downtown Seaford Association presents the annual Halloween Parade and Party on Wednesday, Oct. 27. Line up is 6:15 p.m. at Cedar Ave. and High Street. The parade starts at 7 p.m. It will travel down High Street, go left on Arch Street and left again on King Street to the Seaford Fire Hall. There will be goodies and a costume contest at the party, with trophies for contest winners.

SHS Class of 1990 Reunion Seaford High School Class of 1990 is excited to announce their 20 year reunion will be held Saturday Oct. 9, from 5-10 p.m. in the ballroom of Heritage Shores Club House in Bridgeville. The cost of this event is $45 per person. Please call for ticket information 302-745-1935. You can go to the class facebook page, Seaford Senior High Class of 1990, to find out more. In addition to the reunion the class will have special seating at Seaford's homecoming football game on October 8.

SHS Homecoming Parade The Seaford High School's homecoming parade will take place on Friday, Oct. 8. Line up will be at 5 p.m. on Pennsylvania Avenue, with the parade starting at 6 p.m.Homecoming king and queen will be crowned at half-time of the football game against Lake Forest.

Historical Society cookbook The Seaford Historical Society has collected more than 340 recipes in the traditional, old-fashioned style and compiled them into an attractive, hardcover, keepsake cookbook, "A Recollection of Recipes." Books are now on sale for $12. Featured are heirloom recipes, Civil War era recipes and Victorian Tea recipes. Books will be sold at the gift shops of the Gov. Ross Mansion at 1101 North Pine St. Ext. and the Seaford Museum at 203 High St., Seaford. For more information, call 628-9828.

5-K run, community walk A 5-K run & one-mile community fitness walk will take place on Saturday, Oct. 23, to benefit the Seaford Library & Cultural Center. Raindate is Sunday, Oct. 24. All activities will be held on the grounds of the new library. The 5-K Run will begin at 8 a.m. with registration at 7:30 a.m. Registration fee is $10 in advance and $15 on the day of the event. The one-mile family fitness walk will begin at 9 a.m. with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. Advance registration is $10 per individual or $15 per family. Registration on the day of the event will be $15 per individual or $20 per family. Registration forms are available at the circulation desk of the Seaford Library & Cultural Center. Questions can be directed to co-chair Connie Halter at 628-0554.

Days Gone By Museum Days Gone By Museum, a collection of memories from the past, located at 4841 Woodland Ferry Rd. in Seaford, will be open on Sunday, Oct. 10, from 2 to 5 p.m. For more information, call Jack Knowles at 629-9889.

Spaghetti dinner Christ Lutheran Church is hosting an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner with meat sauce on Oct. 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Along with the dinner, there will be salad, homemade desserts, and lemonade, coffee or tea to drink. Advance tickets are adults, $10; 6-12-year-old, $5; under 6 free. At the door, tickets are adults, $12; 6-12-year-old $6. The church is located at 315 N. Shipley Street. Call Carol at 629-5351, 245-7065 or from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at 629-9755 for tickets and information.

St. John's House Tour The St. John's U.M. Church annual House Tour will be held on Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Seven homes and the Blades U.M. Church will be open for tours. For information, please call Teresa Wilson at 629-6417.

BLADES EVENTS:

Chartering ceremony There will be a chartering ceremony at 2 p.m., Oct. 31 at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club in Blades for 12-08 Seaford Flotilla fka (formerly known as) 12-03-001 of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary. The event will begin at 2 p.m. followed by light refreshments.

LAUREL EVENTS:

Homeschool Book Clubs The Laurel Public Library monthly book clubs are designed especially for homeschoolers. Children must be at least 5-years-old to participate. Each club meets once a month on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. For more information, call Becky Norton at 875-3184 or email rebecca.norton@lib.de.us. Space is limited.

Laurel trick or treat The Town of Laurel has scheduled Trick or Treat for Saturday, Oct. 30, beginning at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for children ages 12 and under.

Benefit dance & party American Veterans will be holding a benefit dance and party featuring the Bo Dickerson Band this Saturday, Oct. 9, 8:30 pm to 12 midnight at the Laurel Fire Department. Tickets are $10 per person at the door. Proceeds to benefit American Veterans Post #1694 - Veterans Helping Veterans.

Chicken and dumpling dinner Centenary UMW will sponsor an AYCE chicken and dumpling dinner on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Dining Hall. Adults are $10; children 6-12 are $5; and children under 6 are free.

Hawaiian Luau The American Legion Post 19 is hosting a Hawaiian Luau on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 4-9 p.m. Tickets are $20 single, $35 for a couple, and includes dinner and dancing, Hawaiian music, and DJ Conrad. A cash bar will be available. Sponsored by the American Legion, Ladies Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion, tickets may be purchased by contacting a legion member or calling 875-9948. Proceeds will benefit the building fund.

Laurel High reunion The Laurel High School class of 1980 will be having their 30th reunion at the American Legion, in Laurel, on October 16. The cost is $30 per person and must be received no later than Oct. 5. For details, contact Jan at 875-2743.

Library programs for adults Laurel Public Library, in conjunction with the Laurel Historical Society and the Sussex County Genealogy Society, announces the following programs for adult patrons. Call 875-3184 for more information.
  • Oct. 8, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.- Sussex County Genealogy Society's Sussex County Cousins 3rd annual networking reunion.
  • Oct. 20, 6:30p.m. - Cracking the code; deciphering colonial handwriting.
  • Oct. 21, 7 p.m. - Historic hurricanes of the mid-Atlantic seacoast.
  • Oct. 26, 6:30 p.m.- Across the tracks; the history and persistence of the African American community in West Laurel.


LHS Class of 75 reunion Laurel High School Class of 1975 is planning their 35th class reunion and volunteers are needed. For more information, call Melinda Rogers Tingle, 875-0355; Debbie Calloway, 875-4160; or Denise Elliott Cugler, 245-5631.

Colonial handwriting workshop "Cracking the Code," a two-hour, hands-on workshop dealing with deciphering colonial handwriting, will be held at the Laurel Public Library at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 20.

Madeline Dunn from the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs will lead the workshop on historic research techniques as well as instruct participants in the reading, analysis and interpretation of difficult handwriting styles and techniques. Participants will work in groups on copies of actual historic documentsassociated with Delaware history. No registration necessary.

Hurricanes of the Eastern Shore On Thursday, Oct. 21, at the Laurel Public Library, hurricane expert Richard Schwartz of Springfield, Va., will offer an historic perspective of the most horrific storms to hit Delmarva in the last 100 years. For more information, email normajean.fowler@lib.de.us or call 875-3184.

'White Christmas' show trip Laurel Senior Center is sponsoring a trip to the Christmas Show at Lancaster Apple Theater to see "White Christmas" on Wednesday, Nov. 24. Cost is $72 and includes transportation, meal and show.

Laurel Library plans programs Laurel Public Library will hold the following children's and teen's programs this month. For more information, call Becky Norton, Youth Services librarian at 875-3184 or email rebecca.norton@lib.de.us. More information is also available online at www.laurel.lib.de.us. Kid's programs Thursday, Oct. 7, Thursday, Oct. 21 and Thursday, Oct. 28 - After School Action, Grades 5-8 - 3-4 p.m. - Games, video games, crafts, snacks, fun! 4-5 p.m. (or until pickup time): Homework help, games, reading, computers. Monday, Oct. 11 and Monday, Oct. 25 - 6:30 p.m. - Preschool Pajama Party! Join us for an evening StoryTime, siblings welcome. Tuesday, Oct. 12, Tuesday, Oct. 19 and Tuesday, Oct. 26 - 10:30 a.m. - Triple T StoryTime, designed with an eye toward toddlers, 2's and 3's, but fun for older preschoolers too. Saturday, Oct. 23 - 12:30 p.m. - Saturdays @ the Library, Grades K-6 - Come to our old-time Harvest Party, with games, relay races, crafts and fun. Tuesday, Oct. 26 - 4-5 p.m. - Science after School Club, Grades K-6, Hands-on science fun. Teen programs Thursday, Oct. 7, Thursday, Oct. 21 and Thursday, Oct. 28 - After School Action, Grades 5-8. 3-4 p.m. - Games, video games, crafts, snacks, fun! 4-5 p.m. (or until pickup time) -Homework help, games, reading, computers. Tuesday, Oct. 12 - 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Teen Book Club - Relax, kick back, talk about the books you hate, the books you love, check out our new teen fiction and find new authors. Snacks, and no assigned reading! Grades 7-12. Friday, Oct. 22, 7-9 p.m. - NightLife @ the Library. An after-hours, teens-only evening of games, video games, movies, food and fun! Teens new to our teen programs must preregister or come as guests. Grades 7-12.

Fried Chicken Buffet Bethany Church, located at 19845 Lowes Crossing Road, eight miles east of Laurel will serve a fried chicken buffet on Saturday, Oct. 16, from 2 to 6 p.m.Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12. Carry-outs are available.

DELMAR EVENTS:

Chorus car wash fundraiser The Chorus Boosters for the Delmar Middle and Senior High School Chorus is holding a car wash fundraiser at Hardee's Restaurant, Rt. 13 north, in Delmar, on Saturday, Oct. 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The car wash is free, but donations to the Chorus Boosters are requested. They will also host a fundraiser at Hardee's on Wednesday, Oct. 20, from 5 to 8 p.m. The Chorus will receive a percentage of all orders - dine-in, carry-out or drive-thru - during these hours. All proceeds will support the Middle and Senior High School Chorus and their activities. Delmar Chorus Boosters is an all-volunteer organization whose purpose is to support the activities of the Delmar Middle and Senior High School Chorus.

DHS Class of 1960 reunion Delmar High School, Class of 1960, is holding its 50th reunion at the Delmar VFW, 200 W. State St., Delmar, Md., on Saturday, Oct. 30.Social hour is from 6 to 7 p.m. followed by dinner.After dinner, other activities will take place.The class of 1960 invites other folks that graduated before or after the Class of 1960 to stop by the VFW and visit after dinner, around 8:30 p.m. For more information, call 410-896-9172.

Kyle Dixon Scholarship dinner The 3rd annual Kyle Dixon Memorial Scholarship Fund Beef & Dumplings Dinner will be held at the VFW Post in Delmar, Md., on Sunday, Oct. 17, from 1 to 5 p.m. Cost is $10 per person and the menu includes beef & dumplings, mashed potatoes, green beans, rolls, choice of dessert, iced tea or coffee. Carry out is available. There will be a silent auction, 50/50 raffle, live auction and more. For advance tickets and more information, call 443-880-4632. All proceeds benefit the Kyle Dixon Memorial Scholarship Fund which awards a scholarship to a Delmar High School senior who plays on either the boys or girls soccer team.

GREENWOOD EVENTS:

Greenwood CHEER Dinner Club The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center will host their Greenwood Dinner Club on Thursdays from 5-7 p.m., in October. Card games from 6-9 p.m. Cost is $5 for members and $6 for non-members. For details call Susan Welch at 349-5237.

BRIDGEVILLE EVENTS:

Bridgeville Library The following events will be held at the Bridgeville Public Library.
  • Story time - Tuesdays 11 a.m.- 2 to 4-year-olds; Thursday 11 a.m. - 4 to 6-year-olds; Lap Sit on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. for ages 3 months to 2 years
  • Family Nights - Third Tuesday of each month, 6:30-8 p.m.; Oct. 19 - Perfect Pumpkin Party; Nov. 16 - Thanksgiving Delight; Dec. 21 - Holiday Extravaganza
  • Movie Mania in October - Bring your own lunch movie classics on the first Monday of each month. Enjoy a classic film from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with intermission. Teen Movie Night for ages 13-17 is the first Friday of each month, 5-7:30 p.m. The Educational/Documentary movie event is on the third Wednesday of each month from 1-3 p.m.; geared toward ages 8-15.
  • Genealogy Program: German and Dutch Research - Tom Peters from Summerville, N.J. will share tips on German and Dutch genealogy research. Join us on Saturday, Oct. 23, at 10 a.m. Coffee and a light luncheon will be served.
  • Genealogy Discussion Group - Our Genealogy Discussion Group meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. For more information or special needs, contact the library at 337-7401.


TRIPS:

WPS Fall Trip Enjoy a motorcoach trip to Hudson Valley, N.Y., on Oct. 20-22. The trip includes two nights lodging, two breakfasts, lunches at the Culinary Institute, one dinner, tour of the Culinary Institute, Hudson River Cruise, US. Military Academy tour, FDR Home & Library, Vanderbilt Mansion, Purple Heart Hall of Honor, baggage handling, all taxes and gratuities. Cost per person, double occupancy is $410. For information, contact Frances Horner at 629-4416.

Seaford AARP trips Oct. 25-29 - Travel thru the Smoky Mts. of Tennessee Lodge in Sevierville, Tenn., at the Governor's Inn. Trip includes four breakfasts, four dinners and two lunches. You will see two performances and three dinner shows, plus admission to Dollywood and the Titanic Museum. Enjoy an on-the-bus guided tour of the Smoky Mts. - all for the price of $595 per person/doubles. Dec. 6-8 - Wheeling Island Casino Hotel in Wheeling, W.V. Two meals per day including a dinner show. Tour the Glass Museum, Colonel Oglebay's Mansion Museum, addmission to the park for a bus tour of the Festival of Lights. Also a stop at the Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum. Bus driver tip included. Cost: $349 per person/doubles; $435 single. Dec. 16 - "A Holiday Tradition - Christmas Show" at the American Music Theatre sponsored by the Georgetown AARP. Cost: $90. Contact Hilda Parker at 856-2760. For more information, contact Rose at 629-7180.

Delmar Alumni trip Delmar Alumni Association members will be traveling with Holloway Tours to attend the American Music Theatre's Christmas Show 2010 on Saturday, Nov. 13.Cost is $107 per person which includes bus transportation to Lancaster, Pa., smorgasbord lunch at Hershey Farm Restaurant and tickets to the Christmas Show. For more information or to request a reservation form, call Dot Wolfgang at 846-2366 or Jean Maloney at 875-2337.

Caribbean trip Dr. Marie Wolfgang is sponsoring a winter getaway cruise to the Southern Caribbean as a fundraiser for Relay for Life, sailing from Port Liberty, New Jersey on Jan. 16, returning on Jan. 28. The itinerary includes Labadee, Samana, St. Thomas, Basseterre, St. Kitts, Antiqua and St. Maarten. Call 629-4471 for brochure.

Lancaster Apple Theater trip Laurel Senior Center is sponsoring a trip to the Lancaster Apple Theater to see White Christmas on Wednesday, Nov. 24. Cost is $72 which includes transportation, meal and show.

Miracle of Christmas trip The Greenwood CHEER Activity Center is offering a motor coach trip to see the Miracle of Christmas at Sight & Sound Theater in Lancaster, Pa., on Tuesday, Dec. 7. Cost is $90 per person for members or $100 for non-members and includes transportation, show ticket and smorgasbord dinner at Hershey Farm Restaurant. Deadline for payment of the trip is Oct. 26. For more information, call Susan Welch at 349-5237.

Ladies getaway Visit Gatlinburg, Tenn., July 10-16, 2011. Six days and five nights., leaving Seaford on July 9 at midnight. The cost is $300 for bus and room (dbl. occupancy) at the Mountain Heritage Inn in downtown Gatlinburg. Contact Maria West for info at 856-5495 (work) or 629-3433 (home). The deposit of $75 is due on Sept. 30.

MEETINGS:

Needlepoint Guild The Delaware Seashore Chapter of The American Needlepoint Guild meets on the first Monday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cheer Community Center in Georgetown. For details, call Linda at 644-1523.

Hearns Pond Association The members of H.A.P.P.E.N., Hearns Pond Association,will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14, at the Seaford Museum.

Seaford Widowed Persons The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 19, at 12:15 p.m. at the Georgia House in Laurel.

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.

USPS United States Power Squadron (USPS) meets at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. For more information, contact C.M. Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.

GFWC-Acorn Club GFWC-Acorn Club of Seaford will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14, at Christ Lutheran Church.

H.A.P.P.E.N. meeting H.A.P.P.E.N., Hearns Pond Association for its Protection, Preservation, Enhancement and Naturalization, will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14, at the Seaford Museum.

AARP chapter meeting AARP Seaford Area Chapter 1084 of Western Sussex County will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14, at the Methodist Manor House Fellowship Hall in Seaford. Call Gladys Bonowicz, chapter president, at 875-1519 for more information.

Safe Boating Class The United States Power Squadron will conduct a Safe Boating Course at the Nanticoke River Yacht Club from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct 16. The fee is $20 per person or $30 for up to three in the same family. Pre-registration will be on Saturday, Oct. 9 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. You may also register on Oct. 16 from 8:30 to 9 a.m. For more information, contact CM Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.

SHS Alumni board The Seaford High School Alumni Association will hold its regular board meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7, at the downtownSeaford Museum. For more information, call Donna Angell at 629-8077.

SCGS The SCGS will meet on Oct. 16. For more information about SCGS, call Ralph Nelson, 875-5418 or visit www.scgsdelaware.org.

SURROUNDING AREAS:

Free admission to exhibit On Monday, Oct. 11, there is free admission to the Treasures of the Sea Exhibit in honor of Columbus Day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Stephen J. Betze Library, Delaware Technical & Community College, Rt. 18/Seashore Highway, Georgetown. For more information, call 856-5700.

CRHS 25th reunion CRHS Class of 1985 will hold a 25th reunion at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, at the FVFC Hall. Tickets are $25 per person. For more information, contact Debbie Feyl Brohawn at 410-754-8910, crhs1985@gmail.com or find us on Facebook at C.R.H.S. Class of 1985.

Book sale, signing An Author Afternoon book sale and signing will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 20 from 2 to 5 p.m., at the Owens Campus Bookstore, Delaware Technical & Community College, Georgetown. Meet and talk to the participating authors: Ed Dee, crime fiction; James Diehl, non-fiction historical; Jeanne du Nord, historical narrative; Mike Lambert, features on Eastern Shore League (baseball); and Dave Skocik, public relations. Event is free and open to the public.

Sussex Tech reunion The Sussex Tech Class of 2001 is planning a class reunion. If you are a member of the Class of 2001, send your contact information to Sussextech2001@hotmail.com and join the Facebook group, Sussex Technical High School Class of 2001.