Bulletin Board
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
 
SEAFORD EVENTS:

Gallery 107 classes Gallery 107 in Seaford is offering the following classes in November. Canvas & Coffee Ongoing - Fridays, 9-11 a.m.; Casual drop in art class - bring your own project or learn how to get started.; no registration required - $5 per session. For more information, call Tammy Kearney at 629-2829. John Schisler - Classical Realism in Oil Ongoing - Mondays, 6-9 p.m.; adults, all levels; members $55, public $65 for three sessions; maximum 8 - Participants of all levels will learn the oil painting techniques of the Dutch Masters through the use of Maroger Medium and will develop skills in basic oil painting using form and color to create compositions working from still life and photographs. Cardmaking with Betty Speer - 2nd Tuesday of each month - 6:30-8:30 p.m. - Students should bring scissors & adhesive - all other supplies provided. $20. Call Betty for more information, 875-2612 Rudelle Fay Hall - Art classes Drawing Class $40 - 4 hrs., ages 7 to 10, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 20. Photoshop Basics - $40 for 4 hours. Call for dates and time. Includes how to repair photos. Photoshop Create Art - $40 for 4 hours. Call for dates and time. Learn artistic photo manipulation to abstract art, as well as starting from a blank page. Call Rudelle for additional information, 629-8263. Nancy LaPrad - Fall Watercolor classes Wednesdays - 6-8 p.m.; beginners to advanced; members-$50, public-$55; minimum 3, maximum 8 - Nancy will teach you how to use watercolors to get the effects you want - details, textures, color mixing, etc., or you may work on your own project. Students must furnish their own supplies (a list of supplies needed will be provided at the first class). Start class any time during the month, however, no refunds or make-ups for missed classes. Call Nancy for more information, 629-4356

Lionel train exhibit The Seaford Museum's Holiday Train Exhibit will feature many of the model trains of Lionel's Golden Age of the early 1950's. The exhibit will open the Friday after Thanksgiving and close on Sunday, Jan. 20. The Seashore Railroad Club will feature a running new display this year called "The Fabulous Fifties." Bring your children and grandchildren to see when these wonderful model trains were a central part of so many homes' Christmas decorating all over the country. Adults are $3 while children are free with an adult. Come relive this wonderful time in American History Thursday through Sunday afternoons, 1 to 4 p.m., in the Webb Exhibit Room of the Seaford Museum, located in downtown Seaford at 203 High St., in the old post office.

Seaford Library and Job Center All programs are free and open to the public. For more information, call 629-2524 or visit www.seaford.lib.de.us.
  • "FIRST Lego League" will meet at the Seaford library and Cultural Center on the 3rd Thursday of each month. This program is for kids ages 9-14. This is a unique international club. Each month is something different, using Legos, science and math. Must register to participate.
  • The "Creative Art Club" is the 1st Thursday of each Month starting at 4 p.m. This program is for students in 3rd through 6th grade. A local art teacher will teach young artists various art forms through fun and creativity.
  • The "Pajama Story Hour," a story time with crafts and songs, will meet at the library on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 6 p.m.
  • The Friends of the Seaford Library and Cultural Center want your gently used books, CDs, movies, and DVDs. Please drop off all donated items at the old library location on 402 North Porter St. in Seaford (the former library building) through March 2013. You can drop of your donations on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays each month from 9 a.m. to noon and the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays from 2 to 5 p.m. No text books, reference books, encyclopedias or magazines. For more information, call Barbra at 629-7212 or 236-7379.
  • The library will be closed Nov. 22 for Thanksgiving. We will open for our regular business hours on Nov. 23.
  • The library will have its "Critical Reading Book Discussion" at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 3.
  • The "Jubilee Ringers," a hand bell choir from Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville, will be playing at the library at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12. They will be playing a selection of holiday and seasonal music.
Job Center For more information, visit www.lib.de.us/jobcenter or call the Seaford Job Center at 222-3618.
  • Visit the Open Lab to learn how to use a computer, create an email address, find job leads online, fill out an online job application, write a resume, and practice interviews. One-on-one assistance is available through a staff member or volunteer. No registration is required. For more information or to register, call Hope at 222-3618.
  • "Introduction to Microsoft Word & Excel" is Wednesdays, 9-11:45 a.m. 3 weeks - 11/28, 12/5, 12/12. This program provides an overview of Microsoft Word and Excel. Registration is required and you must attend all 3 classes. For more information or to register, call Hope at 222-3618.
  • "Practice Interview Sessions," by appointment only. If you have a job interview scheduled, we can role play the interview so that you have a chance to practice describing your experience and qualities. For more information or to register, call Hope at 222-3618.
  • "Intermediate Microsoft Excel," Mondays, 6:30-7:45 p.m. 6 weeks - 11/26, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17, 1/7, 1/14. This interactive program offers tools for improving your use of this spreadsheet software application. A basic understanding of Excel is required. You must attend all 6 sessions. For more information or to register, call Hope at 222-3618.
  • ESL Orientation will be held by Sussex Tech in the Allen Room at the Seaford Library on Dec. 10 from 5:30-7:55 p.m. Registration is not required.


SHS Class of 1997 Reunion Seaford High's Class of 1997 will hold a 15-year reunion this fall and they are searching for contact information for classmates. If you are '97 alumni, send your contact information to the reunion committee at seaford97reunion@gmail.com.

Stay & Play Parents As Teachers, Seaford Stay & Play is open to families with children birth through 60 months (prior to kindergarten entry) Thursdays 10:30 a.m. to noon, West Seaford Elementary. Families must pre-register. For details, contact Brenda Villa at 236-9870

Wednesday Night Bingo Wednesday Night Bingo is held weekly at the Seaford Elks Lodge, on Elks Lodge Road, Seaford. Doors open at 5 p.m. and games begin at 7. Food is available. Must be 18-years-old to play. For more information, call 629-2458.

LAUREL EVENTS:

Historical Society dinner The Laurel Historical Society is undertaking a new way of fundraising this season, one that should prove to be fun, elegant, and hopefully profitable. Although the society does not charge entrance fees to its new Laurel Heritage Museum or to the society headquarters at the Cook House, operational costs must be covered every year. With support from the area communities, the funds raised will continue to preserve and protect Laurel's historic artifacts and stories. Dressed for the Christmas season, the c1860 Cook House will be decorated with candlelight and evergreens, the table will be set with fine china and crystal, and soft music will fill the air. Raffle tickets for the dinner will be $10 each or 3 for $25. The evening will begin with wine and cheese and a personally guided tour of the new Laurel Heritage Museum. Guests will be transported back to the Cook House in great period cars from the 1950s. After a four course meal and champagne dessert, the evening's festivities will be captured with a group photograph souvenir. For more information, call 875-7665 or email laurelhistoricalsociety@hotmail.com.

Homeschool Book and Art/Film Club Join the youth librarian at the Laurel Public Library for a book discussion and art/film experience on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. each month. Register for the club so we are sure to have enough books to lend out. Teens are welcome to sign up as assistants for the picture book club for kids ages 5 to 7. For more information, contact Cindy Woodruff, youth services librarian, at 875-3184.

Preschool Story Time Join Miss Tameca every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Laurel Public Library. Children and their caregivers will enjoy exploring books, music, games and crafts. For details, call 875-3184.

Holiday music program The Laurel Public Library will usher in the 2012 winter season with its annual holiday music program at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18. This year's program will feature the popular hand bell choir from Centenary United Methodist Church. Under the direction of Karen Tull, this will be the sixth year that the choir has shared their talents with the greater Laurel community. New to the program this year will be special guest artist Sierra Spicer, a Laurel native who is well known for her lovely vocal abilities. Currently a student at Lynchburg College in Lynchburg Virginia, Sierra has performed in Laurel since her early childhood and will be welcomed back by her many fans. Holiday music will be filling the library as this sellout event returns to usher in the season. The program, lasting approximately 45 minutes, will be held in the second floor area of the library to accommodate this previously standing room only event. For more information, visit www.laurel.lib.de.us, call 875-3184 or email normajean.fowler@lib.de.us.

Tech Talk at the library The Laurel Public Library's own Tech Guy, Jack Hall, will be available to answer your questions every Wednesday from 6-7 p.m. and Thursdays from 12:30-1:30 p.m. For details, call 875-3184.

Relay for Life fundraiser Laureate Epsilon Chapter, Beta Sigma Phi sorority, is holding an ongoing fundraiser at Laurel Pizzaria to benefit Relay for Life. This event takes place on the third Tuesday of each month from 5 to 8 p.m. Pick up one of the flyers at the register upon entering the restaurant and then turn it in with your bill. Laureate Epsilon will automatically receive 10% of the check to benefit Relay For Life. For more information, call 228-5800.

DELMAR EVENTS:

Delmar Christmas Parade The Delmar Christmas parade, sponsored by the Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce, will take place at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1. Rain date is Sunday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. The parade is free to enter. Trophies and plaques will be awarded. For an application, call the Delmar Chamber at 846-3336, visit www.delmar-chamberofcommerce.com, or pick one up at the Delmar Town Hall.

Beef & Dumpling Dinner FSC Steamers Soccer Club, U-12 Boys team is hosting an All-You-Can-Eat Beef & Dumpling Dinner at the Delmar VFW, Post 8276 on Sunday, Nov. 25 from 12:30 to 4 p.m. Proceeds will help fund travel tournament expenses as they return to Virginia Beach in December to defend their 2011 Atlantic Cup Championship. For tickets, contact Wendy Shores at 443-669-3823 or Tom Jewell 302-841-2382.

Delmar Community Carol Sing The Delmar Community Carol Sing will be held on Sunday, Dec. 9 from 4 to 5 p.m., at the Delmar High School Auditorium. Canned goods for the local needy are welcome. All are welcome to St. Stephen's Camelot Hall for soup, sandwiches and cookies after the caroling.

'Delmar Goes Hollywood' gala Delmar Goes Hollywood on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, during the Foundation for Delmar Education's community gala. The gala will take place from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Delmar Fire Hall. The event will feature a night of entertainment with heavy hors d'oeuvres, a cash bar, silent and live auctions and a raffle. Attire is semi-formal.

Delmar Public Library Children/teen programs Game Time will be held for middle and high school students on Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 3 to 5 p.m. Join your friends and bring your friendly competitive spirit. Preschool story time meets Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 11 a.m. Join Ms. Jessica for a hands-on, interactive story time filled with books, crafts, and fun for all. Waggin' Tails will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 3:30 p.m. Children are encouraged to attend and read to a non-judgmental, four-legged companion that loves to listen to books. School age crafts are on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 3:30 p.m. Ms. Jessica will provide the materials; you bring your creative ideas. The library is closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 23 and 24, for Thanksgiving. More information about these and other programs is available by calling 846-9894 or visiting the library. Adult programs Some of these programs request pre-registration. For more information about these programs, call 846-9894 or visit the library. Yoga for Beginners returns to the library on Wednesday, Nov. 28 at 6 p.m. Taught by instructor Chrys Egan, this free class is available to adults of all ages. Participants should bring a yoga mat or beach towel and wear comfortable clothes for easy movement. All levels and abilities are welcome. Pre-register by calling the library or add your name in person. A Decorative Painting class for adults meets Thursday, Nov. 29, at 6 p.m. Join us to learn the basics (or review techniques) of decorative painting. Space is limited. No session fee, but you must bring your own supplies. Sign up at the front desk and get a supply list. Adults are invited to participate in a book discussion based on the 88 Books That Shaped America, a list developed by the Library of Congress. The discussion takes place on Monday, Nov. 26, at 7 p.m., and on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 2 p.m. The list is available at the library or by visiting http://www.loc.gov. Cooking with Bonnie returns on Wednesday, Dec. 5, from 2 to 4 p.m. Just in time for the holidays, Chef Bonnie will prepare quick and easy hors d'oeuvres. Recipes will be shared. Preregistration is a must for this popular program. Space is limited. The library will be closed on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22 and 23, for Thanksgiving. Tickets are $50 per person. For more information, contact the Delmar School District at 846-9544 (option 6).

GREENWOOD EVENTS:

Dinner Club The Greenwood Cheer Activity Center hosts a Dinner Club every Thursday night at 5 p.m. Cost is $5 for members and $6 for non-members. Join us for an evening of dinner, socialization, cards, indoor shuffleboard and bocce ball. Non-members should call 349-5237 for reservations.

Introduction to computers Never used a computer before? Afraid you will break it or blow it up? Just want to keep up? Sign up for the Introduction to Computers class being offered at the Greenwood Library. The class will be held on Thursday mornings from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m, Nov. 29.

This class will teach you the parts of a computer, how to get an email address and how to use the Internet. The class is being taught by Dean Dey from the Job Center at the Delaware Libraries. Registration is required, so call 349-5309 or come by the library to sign up. Class size is limited.

BRIDGEVILLE EVENTS:

Bridgeville Public Library The following events will be held at the Bridgeville Public Library: Fundraiser - We are raffling off a beautifully framed print, "Master Bedroom" by Andrew Wyeth donated by Bud Snyder from Snyder Custom Framing in Seaford. Tickets are $1 each and available at the library. Lap Sit - Lap Sit on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. for ages 3 months to 2 years. Lapsit is on hiatus from Dec. 1 through Jan. 8. Story time - Tues. at 11 a.m. for ages 2-4 and Thurs. at 11 a.m. for ages 4-6. Family Nights - Third Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Teens are invited to join Ms. Jonnell in the Teen Area for crafts and games during this time. Terrific Turkeys in November - Crafts, games, and refreshments. Teen Programming - Join us on Tuesday, Dec. 18 for book discussions. Book titles are available at the library. Recent Reads Join us for a group discussion of your favorite recent read. Participants are encouraged to attend and share their latest literary favorite. Come prepared to tell us why a book inspired you, excited you, or changed your perspective. Genealogy Discussion Group - Our Genealogy Discussion Group meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. Join us to discuss, research, and enjoy genealogy.

Annual craft show The Bridgeville Historical Society will host its 37th Annual Christmas in Bridgeville Craft Show on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 9 a.m to 3 p.m. at Woodbridge High School. The craft show will include over 60 vendors selling a large assortment of holiday gift items. The show will also include a raffle for a Panasonic 42" high definition television. Admission is free and all proceeds benefit the non-profit Bridgeville Historical Society. For more information, call Mike and Joanne Collison at 337-7784 or email doerun@verizon.net.

Holiday activities at Union UMC "A Rockin' Royal Christmas" Musical Dinner Theatre will be held on Friday, Dec. 7 and Saturday, Dec. 8 at 6 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. Advance tickets are required. Tickets are $8 and may be obtained by calling the church office at 337-7409. The Christmas Musical Program will be held at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16, in the sanctuary. There will be Christmas songs by the adult choir, Jubilee Ringers, Joyful Ringers and Stix. There will be one service with no nursery, Sunday school or children's church. A luncheon will follow the program in Fellowship Hall. Join us for the Christmas Eve Service at 6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 24. There will be Holy Communion.

TRIPS:

Laurel Senior Center trip The Laurel Senior Center is offering a trip to Dutch Apple Theater - Nov. 28 for "Swingin' Christmas" To reserve your seat, call 875-2536 for more information.

Holy Land Experience AARP 915 is offering a trip to Orlando, Fla. for a Holy Land Experience, Feb. 24 through March 2, 2013. Visit Holy Land, ancient Jerusalem recreated in Orlando, Morse Museum, Tiffany Chapel and Bok Tower Gardens. Cost is $530/double occupancy. To reserve a spot, call Lucille at 410-754-8588 or 410-754-8189.

AARP 915 offers trip AARP 915 presents a trip to Nashville, Memphis and New Orleans on June 1-10, 2013. Sign up now to reserve a seat. The trip is all inclusive with transportation, admissions, 5 dinners, 9 breakfasts and all accommodations with 2 nights each in New Orleans, Memphis and Nashville. Call Diana at 410-754-8189 for more information.

Outlet shopping trip Power in Praise Ministries is sponsoring a shopping trip to The Outlet Collection at Jersey Gardens on Saturday, Dec. 1. The bus will depart from Milford at 6:30 a.m. and return at 7:30 p.m. and it will depart from Dover at 7 a.m. and return at 7:30 p.m. There are over 200 outlet stores, 20 eateries and tax-free shopping all under one roof. Seating is limited. Cost is $40 per person. Call LeFeisha Cannon at 302-228-4169 by Nov. 26.

Travel & culture trips offered The holiday season makes it the perfect time to plan a trip. From concerts to musicals to outdoor displays, there are a lot of fun holiday themed events to get you in the spirit of the season. The cost for all trips includes travel to and from the event and any necessary tickets. Ocean City Christmas - On Dec. 5, visit the beautiful Winterfest of Lights display in Ocean City's Northside Park. Catch the spirit on this train ride! But first, enjoy tea in a lovely Victorian oceanfront hotel followed by dinner. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 2 p.m. and departs Ocean City at 9 p.m. The cost is $49, which includes transportation, park admission, tea and dinner. Longwood Gardens Christmas - On Dec. 7, Christmas blooms with tall, elegantly decorated trees and thousands of poinsettias, amaryllis, cyclamen, and much more. Stroll through all of the areas such as the Conservatory, the Ballroom, the Music Room, the Organ Museum and the Living Wall. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 9 a.m. and departs Longwood at 4 p.m. The cost is $69. A Jazzy Christmas at the Kennedy Center - On Dec. 8, enjoy a celebration in swing time! Top jazz pianists Barry Harris, Jason Moran, Eddie Palmieri and Alfredo Rodriguez will have you tapping your toes to their favorite holiday songs - jazz style. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 3 p.m. and departs Washington, D.C. at 9:30 p.m. The cost is $119. Vienna Boys Choir - On Dec. 8, enjoy the angelic charm of the world's foremost boys choir. Songs will include folk, waltz, classical masterpieces, pop tunes and holiday favorites. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 3:30 p.m. and departs Maryland at 10 p.m. The cost is $99. "Shrek" at the DuPont Theatre - On Dec. 8, see everyone's favorite large and hilarious ogre, Shrek, brought back to life from the big screen to live and on stage. Part romance-part twisted fairy tale. It will be fun for all ages. There will be an independent lunch stop on the way. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 9:30 a.m. and departs Wilmington at 4:30 p.m. The cost is $119. A Day in New York - On Dec. 12, visit New York City. Go to a local farmers market or take in a show. You can visit a friend or take a tour. Just in case you need a map, we will supply one for you. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 7 a.m. and departs New York at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $69. Radio City and The Rockettes - On Dec. 12, enjoy this Christmas spectacular with independent lunch and dinner and time to browse New York. Bus departs Delaware Tech at 7 a.m. and departs New York City at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $205, which includes transportation and great mezzanine level tickets. Holiday Super Pops at the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra - On Dec. 14, experience the thrill of the season with a holiday celebration with full chorus, orchestra, and guest vocalists. Carols, classic favorites, and even Santa! The bus departs Delaware Tech at 9 a.m. and departs Baltimore at 4:30 p.m. The cost is $89. Nemours Holiday Mansion - On Dec. 18, experience the grandeur of the Nemours Mansion and Gardens dressed for the holiday. A guided tour and lunch at the DuPont Country Club is included. The bus departs Delaware Tech at 7 a.m. and departs Wilmington at 3 p.m. The cost is $79. For more information on any of the trips, or to register, call Corporate and Community Programs at 856-5618.

November Travel & Culture Trip No More Turkey! Progressive Luncheon - On Wednesday, Nov. 28, enjoy fun, friends and food with absolutely no turkey! Travel to three different restaurants for an appetizer, lunch and dessert. Bus departs Delaware Tech at 11 a.m., and returns at approximately 4:30 p.m. Cost is $55. For more information on any of the trips, or to register, call Corporate and Community Programs at 856-5618.

MEETINGS:

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

Sussex Bird Club Meeting Sussex Bird Club meeting will be at 2 p.m. at Cadbury in Lewes (on Gills Neck Rd. just east of the High School). Come and hear how you can become involved in the Delaware BayShore Initiative.

Friends of the Library Members of the community are invited to attend meetings of the Friends of the Laurel Library on the second Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m. in the Carpenter Room at the library.

MOAA meets in Lewes The Southern Delaware Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) meets from noon to 1:30 p.m., the third Tuesday of each month at Irish Eyes Pub and Restaurant, 213 Anglers Rd., Lewes.

Coast Guard Auxiliary The Seaford U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-08 meets the second Thursday of each month at the station at the Nanticoke Marina and Yacht Club in Blades. For details, call Art Wollschlager at 628-8259 or email auxmarchingband@gmail.com.

Young Professional Writers This writers group is designed for 13 to 30-year-olds who are serious about becoming professional writers. Meetings will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every second Monday of the month at the Laurel Public Library. For details, visit www.laurel.lib.de.us/, call 875-3184 or email youngprofessionalwriters@yahoo.com

Laurel Cub Scouts meet Laurel Cub Scouts meet at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays at Centenary United Methodist Church in Laurel. The Cub Scout program is open to boys ages 6 to 12. New recruits may sign up on a 3 month trial basis for $10. For more information about the program, contact Cub Master Clifford Alpert at 228-2390 or calpert1@comcast.net.

Sussex County Marines Marine Corps League Detachment #780, Devil Dog Detachment, meets the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m., at the VFW Virgil Wilson Post 4961, Middleford Road, Seaford.

Airport advisory committee meeting The Sussex County Airport Advisory Committee meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Sussex County Emergency Operations Center, Sussex County Airport, 21911 Rudder Ln., Georgetown. The meeting is open to the public.

SURROUNDING AREAS:

Country Breakfast Buffet The Galestown Ruritan Club Country Breakfast Buffet is held the last Sunday of the month through May from 7 to 10 a.m., at the Galestown Community Center. The buffet includes eggs, scrapple, sausage, pancakes, potato casserole, hominy, biscuits, toast, fruit cup and sticky buns. The community center is located at 5538 Old School House Rd., at the intersection with Galestown-Reliance Road in Galestown.

Breakfast buffet Eldorado-Brookview Volunteer Fire Dept. will hold a breakfast buffet the third Sunday of each month from 7 to 11 a.m. on Dec. 16. The menu includes pancakes, eggs cooked to order, omelets, bacon, scrapple, sausage, toast, biscuits, cream chipped beef, potatoes, fruit cocktail, milk, orange juice and coffee. The fire department is located at 5752 Rhodesdale-Eldorado Rd., Rhodesdale, Md. For info, call 410-943-4004.

Events at the Ag Museum The Delaware Agricultural Museum in Dover will be holding a Farmer's Christmas, Dec. 1, 1 to 5 p.m. - Children can make crafts, listen to stories and participate in other holiday activities. There will be historical craft demonstrations, wood stove cooking, live blacksmith and goat treadle demonstrations and more. Free for members and regular museum admission for non-members. For more information, call 302-734-1618.

Chamber Singers holiday concert The Salisbury Chamber Singers will present their holiday concert, "Christmas Bells Are Ringing" at the Wicomico Presbyterian Church in Salisbury on Friday, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 8 at 3 p.m. Seniors are $9 in advance or $10 at the door; adults are $12 in advance, $15 at the door and students are free. Call 410-749-8374 or email salisburychambersingers@gmail.com to order tickets. Tickets can be purchased at the Wicomico Presbyterian Church or Trinity United Methodist Church office.

Scrabblers meet at library If you enjoy the game Words with Friends then come join the Scrabblers at the Georgetown Public Library to play the original word game, Scrabble. The Scrabblers meet on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m. Come join the fun and see who can come up with the best words each week in the game. For more information, visit www.georgetownpubliclibrary.org or call the library at 856-7958.

Join the First State Harmonizers Men of all ages who like to sing are invited to join The First State Harmonizers this holiday season for fellowship and singing popular holiday music. The Harmonizers meet every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Avenue Methodist Church located at 20 N. Church St., Milford. Guests can participate by joining in to sing with the chorus or just observe and listen to the singing. The First State Harmonizers is a chapter Barbershop Harmony Society, an international singing organization with 30,000 members throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. For more information, call Humes at 302-422-8620. Additional information about the Barbershop Harmony Society can be found at www.barbershop.org.

Ham/Turkey Shoot Schedule The schedule for the 2012-2013 Ham/Turkey Shoot at the Georgetown/Ellendale VFW has been released. Sign up starts at 10:30 a.m. and shooting at 11 a.m. Refreshments will be available for sale by the VFW. Dates are: Dec. 22, Jan. 26, Feb. 23, March 23, April 27. Rain dates are Nov. 24, Dec. 29, Feb. 2, March 2, March 30 and May 4. If rain dates are cancelled, the schedule will go to the next shoot. For possible cancellations, call 349-7025.

Craft Show and Bake Sale The Carlise Fire Company's annual Craft Show and Bake Sale is Sunday, Nov. 25, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the fire hall on N.W. Front Street in Milford. Admission is $1. In addition to crafts and holiday decorations for sale, there will be homemade soup and baked goods. For additional information, call the fire hall, 422-6097.

Holiday Train Show The Delaware Seaside Railroad Club and the Georgetown Public Library are presenting a Holiday Train Show on Saturdays, Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 8 and 15, at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. If your group or organization would like to make arrangements to see the exhibit at another time, contact the library at least 48 hours in advance at 856-7958 or bonnie.elliott@lib.de.us.