Bulletin Board
Thursday, June 19, 2014
 
ALL ABOUT SEAFORD

Yard Sale at Hebron Lodge On Saturday, June 21, there will be an inside/outside yard sale at Hebron Lodge #14 of The Independent Order of Odd Fellows. This lodge is located on the back section of the property of the Odd Fellows Cemetery located across from Seaford Middle School. The yard sale will be from 8 a.m. to noon. Breakfast sandwiches, pastries and drinks will be available for sale. Rental space is available inside or outside for $5 if you bring your own table. A limited number of 8 foot and 10 foot tables can be rented for $10. All spaces and tables are on a first come, first served basis. If you select an inside location, you may set up on Friday evening. To participate, contact Henry Tifft at 858-7588.

Emming's Barbecue Chicken Dinner Bethel Community House located at 2381 Neal's School Rd., Seaford, will hold a Barbecue Chicken Dinner featuring Emming's Barbecue from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 21. Each dinner features half a piece of BBQ chicken, baked beans, cole slaw, applesauce, drink and dessert. Eat in or carry out. Donation of $10, ticket only. Call 302-337-9316 or 410-754-8681 for tickets or more information.

Senior Center Quarter Auction Nanticoke Senior Center will hold its third Quarter Auction on Thursday, June 26. Doors will open at 6 p.m., and the auction will begin at 7. Bring rolls of quarters to bid on great prizes from various vendors. There will also be a special drawing, door prizes, a 50/50 and a silent auction. Tickets are available at the door for $5 per person. With your ticket, you get one paddle for the auction; additional paddles will be available that evening for $3 each. Call 629-4939 for more information or to reserve a table.

Manor House Car Show The Manor House Car Show will be held on Friday, June 27. Registration is from 12:30 to 1 p.m. and the event is from 1 to 4. Display your vintage or classic car on the Manor House front lot. Prizes will be awarded. Enjoy music by DJ Sky Brady, Vanderwende's Ice Cream, popcorn, soft drinks and a thrift shop sale in the Towne Center. For more information, contact Debbie Reeves or Jonathan Souder at 629-4593.

Parks and Rec events The Seaford Department of Parks and Recreation is offeirng the following events. Movie Night - The Lego Movie will be shown on Friday, June 27 at 8:30 p.m. at Ross Mansion in Seaford. Trips - The Washington Nationals game that was scheduled for July 7 has been changed to Sept. 6. They play the Philadelphia Phillies. The cost is $85 per person. There will be a Medieval times trip on July 31. The cost is $65. The Baltimore Orioles home game against the New York Yankees is Aug. 11. The cost is $73 per person.

Woodland Ferry Festival The 18th Woodland Ferry Festival will take place in the historic community of Woodland, west of Seaford, on Saturday, Sept. 13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be free pedestrian rides on the ferry, the "Tina Fallon," throughout the festival. The ferry will be closed to vehicular traffic during this time. Live entertainment begins at 10 a.m. with the Good News Tour, a favorite local gospel group. From noon until 2 p.m. the headliners, the Jones Boys Band will perform. Charlie Paparella and the Olivet Church String Band return with their folksy humor and variety of songs. More surprise performers are being invited to join in the fun. There will be several food vendors offering a wide variety of food. Frank-N-Burger, Blazen Grille and the Seaford Oddfellows will return with Abbott's on Broad Creek joining them. Craft/business vendors, exhibitors and demonstrators such as For Woodness Sake will be on hand to show or sell their wares. The Woodland Ferry Association will sell ice cream and souvenirs and hold their traditional Silent Auction. The "Days Gone By" museum owned by Jack Knowles will be open and the customary breakfast is planned in the Fellowship Hall of the Woodland United Methodist Church from 7 to 10 a.m. For more information, to vend, donate Silent Auction items or sponsor the event, contact Festival Coordinator Linda Allen at 629-5659 or linda5nature@comcast.net.

Seaford Gallery 107 classes The following classes are scheduled for June at Seaford Gallery 107. For details, visit nanticokeriverartscouncil.org/Classes.html. The gallery is open 1 to 6 p.m. Thursdays, 1 to 7 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Saturday, June 28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Children's Art Class with Karen Owens, ages 10-14, $40, includes supplies and light lunch. Monday, June 30, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. (includes classes on July 3 and 7) - Children's Pottery Class with Ed DeLuca, ages 7 to 12. The potters of the Clay Guild and Gallery 107 will teach techniques in hand building and sculpturing with clay. The child will be able to complete one to two projects to take home. Child must be accompanied by an adult who may participate. Course fee of $60 with sign up at the Gallery.

Ongoing Classes Mondays: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Impressionistic Oil Painting with Linda Steere, $90/mo., $80 members. Wednesdays: 6 to 9 p.m. - Classic Realism in Oil with John Shisler, $90 public, $80 members - three classes. Fridays: 9 to 11 a.m. - Canvas and Coffee with Tammy Kearney and Nancy Laprad, $5.

Victorian Camps offered The Seaford Historical Society is sponsoring two Victorian Camps for children ages 9 to 12 at the Ross Plantation in Seaford. The camps are available through the Del Tech Summer Camp programs. Victorian Camp I - Experience the Life of a Ross Child - July 14-18, 9 a.m. to noon - Step back in time with us to a time of petticoats and tea parties! Participants will play games, make crafts, explore their family tree, and prepare for giving a tour of the mansion for the families. A tea party will be held on Friday. Period clothes will be provided to wear each day to experience life in the 1850s. Cost is $89. Victorian Camp II - Daily Life in the 1850s - July 28 - Aug. 1, 9 a.m. to noon- Experience daily life in the 1850s through games, crafts and a scavenger hunt. Participants will learn about the uses of the plants grown on the plantation and the outbuildings on the Ross Plantation to share with the families during a tour on Friday. The children will prepare food for a picnic on Friday. Period clothes will be provided to wear each day to enhance the experience. Cost is $89. Register online at www.dtcc.edu/owens/ccp or call 259-6329.

Bingo at the Elks Lodge Bingo at the Seaford Elks Lodge is held every Wednesday night. Doors open at 5:30 and play begins at 7. Cash prizes up to the maximum allowed by law.

ALL ABOUT LAUREL

Fire Department Auxiliary Yard Sale The Laurel Fire Department Auxiliary will hold an Indoor Yard Sale, Chicken Salad Sale and Vendor Sale from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 21 at the Laurel Fire Department, 205 W. 10th St., Laurel. Tables are $10 each and each additional table is $5. Payment must be received by June 17. Vendor set up is on Friday, June 20 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, June 21 from 6 to 7 a.m. All items must be removed by 3 p.m. Chicken salad, breakfast and lunch will be available for purchase. Space is limited so please reserve early. For reservations and more information, call Denise Steele at 228-4480 or email denisedes1972@gmail.com or cindystevenson10@comcast.net.

Car wash, bake sale, sandwiches Mt. Pleasant UM Church in Laurel will hold a car wash, bake sale and scrapple sandwiches on Saturday, June 21 from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Enjoy a delicious scrapple sandwich while you get your car washed and pick up a baked good to take home.

Bethany Church Yard Sale Bethany Community Church will have a yard sale on Saturday, June 21, 7 a.m. until, on a vacant lot at East Fourth Street, Laurel (across from Carey's station). Many yard sale items and a table of handmade crafts. Rain date is June 28.

Laurel Wesleyan Yard Sale Laurel Wesleyan Church will hold a Yard Sale from 7 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 21, rain or shine. Proceeds will help send youth to camp this summer. The church is located at 30186 Seaford Rd. on Alt. 13, a half mile north of Laurel. For more information, call 875-5380

All-you-can-eat Fish Fry Centenary UMC located at 200 W. Market St., Laurel, will host an all-you-can-eat Fish Fry from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 21. Cost is $12 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12 and children under 6 are free. Carry-outs are available.

Pork & Pit Beef Sandwich Sale Odd Fellows of Laurel - Sussex Encampment #4 will be selling BBQ pork & pit beef sandwiches from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 28, at the Flea Market in Laurel. Cost is $8.50 which includes sandwich, chips, pickle, brownie and beverage. Call 875-1154 for more information.

LHS Class of 1989 reunion Laurel High School, Class of 1989 is celebrating their 25th reunion which will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 12. For details, contact Angie Calio at 381-6525 or Michelle Hastings Ross at 222-5154.

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. Laureate Epsilon will receive 10% of the check to benefit Relay For Life. For more information, call 228-5800.

ALL ABOUT BETHEL

Museum welcomes pottery exhibit The Bethel Historical Society welcomes a visiting exhibit of quality handmade pottery from the Eldreth Pottery Company in Lancaster County, Pa., to the Bethel Museum. This company has produced beautiful salt-glazed stoneware and redware pottery for more than 25 years. The majority of their pottery is produced using traditional Pennsylvania German production methods. This exhibit features a wide selection of traditional and contemporary pottery including personalized pottery, birdhouses, dinnerware, vases, bowls, jugs, cast items and one of kind pieces. The Eldreth Pottery Company has designed exquisite works of art, several of which are now a part of the permanent White House collection. Several items will be available for sale. The exhibit will be open June 22 from 2 to 4 p.m. Permanent exhibits about ship building in historic Bethel will also be open.

Eat at Laurel Pizzeria Help the Bethel Historical Society on the second Wednesday of every month by eating at the Laurel Pizzeria between 5 and 9 p.m. Ten percent of your check will be donated to the Bethel Historical Society. Eat in or carry out. You must bring in a special coupon to receive the ten percent off. For more information, call 877-0660.

ALL ABOUT DELMAR

Corn Hole Tournament Fundraise The 1st Annual Delmar Football Corn Hole Tournament Fundraiser will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 21, at the Mason Dixon Sports Complex across the street from Delmar Elementary School. Cost is $40 per team. First 100 teams to register. Register at www.delmarfootballcornhole.myevent.com. All proceeds go directly to the Delmar Football Team.

ALL ABOUT GREENWOOD

VFW plans Rosie the Riveter tribute Since summer is a season of patriotic holidays, the Ladies Auxiliary of Greenwood Memorial VFW Post 7478 is hosting a tribute to Rosie the Riveter on Saturday, June 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. Rosie the Riveter is the iconic female worker in the WWII plants and factories of the WWII war effort. Dr. Darlene Spitzer-Antezana, chairman of the Department of History at Prince George's Community College (Maryland) will give an overview of Rosie's significance in American history. The Sweet Adelines, a female barbershop quartet, will sing patriotic songs and a few WWII era songs. There will be refreshments and a freewill offering for the musical group. For people who come dressed as Rosie the Riveter, there will be a Look-alike contest with a $50 prize for the winner. The public is welcome. For more information, contact Dr. Michaele Russell at 349-4220.

One-Man Magic Show Join magician Mark Zacharia as he returns to the Greenwood community with his unique one-man magic show, "Making 60 Minutes Seem like an Hour," on Friday, June 27 at 6:30 p.m. You'll laugh; you'll cry; it will change your life. Come prepared to be amazed and amused. This free program, which is sponsored by the Greenwood Public Library, is recommended for ages 16 and older. Registration is not required. The event will be held in the multi-purpose room at the new Greenwood Library at 100 Mill St., Greenwood.

Library moving to new location The Greenwood Public Library's current location on Sussex Highway is closed, in order to move to its new facility on Mill Street in Greenwood. The move to the new library is estimated to take about 6 weeks, and a grand opening is anticipated in late June. During the closure, the outside book drop will be available for patrons to return their items. It will remain at the old location for a short length of time until it is moved to its new home on Mill Street. Patrons may also return items to any other library in the area. For more information, contact the Greenwood Library at 349-5309.

Chicken BBQ open through Oct. 5 The Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company Chicken BBQ will be open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Oct. 5.

Join the Greenwood Cheer Center The Greenwood Cheer Activity Center is accepting new members. Anyone over the age of 50 who schedules a tour of the center will enjoy a complimentary lunch. Come learn about all the great activities and trips at the center. Be sure to check out our state-of-the art Fitness Center. A Dinner Club is held every Thursday night at 5 and is open to the public. To schedule a tour, call site manager, Dixie Carlisle, at 349-5237.

ALL ABOUT BRIDGEVILLE

Potluck Dinner and Election The Friends of the Bridgeville Library will hold its annual Potluck Dinner and Election of new officers for the 2015 term at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 9, in the meeting room of the library. Let us know what you will be bringing to share - salad or side, entrée or dessert. Contact Ruth Skala at 858-1534 or email riskala@comcast.net.

Chicken Barbecue open until Oct. The Kiwanis Club of Bridgeville's Chicken Barbecue on Rt. 404, Seashore Highway, west of Bridgeville is now open. Serving the best smoky barbecue chicken since 1961, chicken will be available Saturdays and Sundays until October.

Bridgeville Kiwanis supports youth programs of all types within the Woodbridge School District area. "KIWANIS: Serving the Children of the World."

Bridgeville Library Visit our website at www.bridgevillelibrary.com and "like" our Facebook page. All programming is free and open to everyone. Contact Karen Johnson, director, for more information at 337-7401, ext. 101. Lap Sit - Wednesdays, 10 a.m. for ages 3 months to 2 years. Story time - Tuesdays, 11 a.m. for ages 2 to 4 and Thursdays, 11 a.m. for ages 4 to 6. Family Nights - Third Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. "Food For Thought" Computer Skills, E-reader, and Genealogy Programs - Each month the library offers a variety of programs. Dates vary; check our Facebook page or website for details. Meeting Room Rental Opportunities - The library meeting room has a 200 person capacity; it includes a projector, screen, and microphones. Organizations wishing to rent the meeting room should call the library for availability. The meeting room cannot be used for personal events such as birthday parties, baby showers, etc. Fees are: Full Day (more than 4 hours) - for-profit: $150; non-profit: $50; Half Day (less than 4 hours) - for-profit: $75; non-profit: $50.

ALL ABOUT FEDERALSBURG

Mulch for sale Federalsburg Boy Scout Troop 137 has 22 bags of red mulch left for sale. Reduced price is $3 per bag and delivery is free. Contact federalsburgbsatroop137@gmail.com.

ALL ABOUT GEORGETOWN

Group plans peaceful march The public is invited to join a peaceful march on Wednesday, July 2, to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act. . The march will begin at 6 p.m. in the parking lot at St. Michael's Church, 202 Edward St., Georgetown and continue to the Big Tent in the park on the grounds of Georgetown Presbyterian Church. Children will lead the march so parents are encouraged to bring children of all ages. After the short march along sidewalks, attendees will gather to hear excerpts from the inspirational speeches of civil rights and political leaders of the 1960s and join in the songs of freedom and justice. Those who prefer not to march may meet in the Big Tent at 203 N. Bedford St. The event is being planned by a local grassroots group, Sussex Unity. Organizer Jane Hovington asks individuals to gather at St. Michael's at 5:45 p.m. where programs and song sheets will be distributed. Individuals may learn more about the event by visiting Facebook at www.facebook.com/sussexunity or Twitter at twitter.com/SussexUnity2014.

Possum Point Players shows The 2nd half of Possum Point Players' 41st season is full of music, mayhem, maternity and merriment! Baby, a musical comedy, is Possum's Dinner Theater presentation. Dinner and the show will be served on Sept. 19, 20, 26 and 27 - dinner: 6 p.m.; show 7:30; Sept. 21 and 28 - dinner: 12:30 p.m.; show 2 p.m. Tickets are $45 for dinner and show; $20 show only. Follow three couples as they deal with the painful, rewarding and often funny consequences of conceiving a baby: college students, thirty-somethings and middle-agers. Hollywood Holiday, an original holiday musical revue, will be presented Dec. 5, 6, 12 and 13 at 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 7 and 14 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $23; $22 seniors/students. Join us for a 1960s Hollywood Christmas TV special hosted by Ed Sullivan, with celebrity guests The Rat Pack, Sonny and Cher, Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney, The Supremes, The Temptations and a misguided "Elvis" for some musical family fun. For tickets and more information, call the PPP ticket line at 856-4560 or buy tickets online with Brown Paper Tickets at www.PossumPointPlayers.org.

THINGS TO DO ELSEWHERE

Visit the Dickinson Plantation During the month of June, the John Dickinson Plantation, located at 340 Kitts Hummock Rd., Dover, will present special programs that explore different aspects of everyday life as it would have been lived during the 18th century when John Dickinson, one of the founding fathers of the United States, was in residence at the property. The site is open for visitation and tours Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, call 302-739-3277 or visit www.dickinsonmansion.org.

Grange covered dish picnic Sussex Pomona covered dish picnic will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 22, at Stango Park in Lewes. Henlopen Grange #20 will host. Grange members are asked to bring wearable shoes for donation to the Sussex Pomona Community Service awardee. For more information, notify Barbara Wright, secretary, at 629-7251.

Chicken Roast 2014 Harbour Lights CHEER Center in Lewes will hold Chicken Roast 2014, a fundraiser for the senior center, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 26. The menu includes BBQ chicken, potato salad, cole slaw and a roll. Entertainment will be provided by The Bay Tones. Tickets are $8 each. Everyone is welcome. For tickets and more information, contact Lori Simmons, center director, at 302-645-9239 or lsimmons@cheerde.com.

Heroes Haven Crab Feast A crab feast will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 28, at the Sharptown Firemen's Memorial Building to benefit Heroes Haven, a local program that brings wounded heroes from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and other locations to the Eastern Shore for hunting and hospitality. Tickets, which are $30, include all-you-can-eat steamed crabs, roast pig, burgers, hot dogs, corn, draft beer, sodas and water. There will be silent and live auctions, raffles, 50/50 and a DJ. For tickets or information, call Ray at 410-215-9354 or Hank at 443-359-3400.

MAC Inc. hosts events MAC Inc., Area Agency on Aging, will host its annual summer "Fun Day at Jolly Roger" in Ocean City, Md. on Saturday, July 26. Tickets are $25/per person. Admission includes Splash Mountain Water Park, miniature golf, water basketball and more. For more information, call 410-742-0505, ext. 113 or e-mail fct@macinc.org. This is a rain or shine event. MAC will host its second cruise fundraiser to benefit Meals on Wheels on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 4 to 7 p.m. This year's cruise will depart from Suicide Bridge in Hurlock, Md. Tickets are $75 per person or two for $125 and include dinner and cruise. For tickets or more information, call 410-742-0505, ext. 112, or e-mail rsvp@macinc.org.

Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival The Dorchester County Historical Society is preparing for the 3rd Annual Tomato Festival which will be held on Saturday, Aug. 23 in Vienna along the Nanticoke River. This event features regional heritage demonstrators, canning industry memorabilia, vendors, activities, tomato games, entertainment, food, among other things. Last year's attendance topped 1,500 and this year is expected to be higher. If you represent a local nonprofit organization, practice a heritage craft, skill or tradition, sell quality merchandise including antiques and books, contact the Historical Society as soon as possible. New this year, a flea market and farmer's market will be located adjacent to parking. The event will be held rain or shine. For more information, contact Ann at 410-228-7953 (days), 443-786-8522 (evenings) or dchs@verizon.net.

Safe Boating Classes U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-08 will offer Safe Boating Classes on Aug. 16, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Harrington Moose Lodge #534. Classes will be offered on Sept. 20 and Oct. 18, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at American Legion Post #7 in Harrington. Participants must bring their own food and drinks. Cost is $15 per person and includes books. To sign up, contact Dave Nagle at 302-258-7830.

ALL ABOUT TRIPS

Parks and Rec trips Seaford Parks and Rec is offering the following trips: Nationals vs. Orioles @ Nationals Park - Monday, July 7, $85 Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament followed by shopping at Arundel Mills Mall and Bass Pro - Thursday, July 31, $65 Orioles vs. Yankees @ Camden Yards - Monday, Aug. 11, $73 For more information or to register, call 629-6809 or visit www.seafordde.com.

Delmar Alumni offers trips The Delmar Alumni Association is offering the following trip for alumni, family and friends. Sunday, July 13 - $107 - Mickey Gilley and Gene Watson from Branson, Mo. a musical fusion of country, rock, blues and R&B. Make checks payable to The Delmar Alumni Association, c/o Dot Wolfgang, 36360 Bi State Blvd., Delmar, DE 19940.

AARP offers trip AARP 915 is offering a trip to Rhode Island, Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Boston and the Seaside Villages of Boston's North Shore on Sept. 3-10. Sign up fee is $75 and the balance is due in July. Limited seats are available. For more information, contact Diana at 410-754-8189.

Trip to South Carolina, Georgia The Greenwood Cheer Activity Center will host a 6 day-5 night motor coach trip to Charleston, S.C. and Savannah, Ga., from Oct. 13-18. Cost is $579 per person (double occupancy). Package includes 5 nights lodging including overnights, 5 breakfasts, southern-style buffet lunch at Paula Deen's Lady & Sons Restaurant, 2 full course dinners, guided tours of Savannah and Charleston, Patriots Point Tour including the USS Yorktown and Congressional Medal of Honor Museum, Boone Hall Plantation Home & Gardens, River Street District, Charleston City Market, souvenir gift, luggage handling, all taxes and meal gratuities and motor coach transportation. A $50 deposit is due upon sign up to confirm your reservation. The trip is open to the public. For more information or to register, call site manager, Dixie Carlisle at 349-5237.

Myrtle Beach at Christmastime The Seaford WPS is offering a motor coach trip to Myrtle Beach, Dec. 1-4. Cost is $469 per person and includes three nights lodging in Myrtle Beach, three breakfasts, three dinners, holiday shows at the Carolina Opry, Alabama Theatre and Palace Theatre, admission to Brookgreen Gardens, drive through Shadrock Christmas Wonderland, Broadway at the Beach, all gratuities and luggage handling. For more information, call Fran at 629-4416.

ALL ABOUT MEETINGS

Widowed Persons meeting The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday, July 15, at the Stargate Diner in Seaford. The speaker will be announced. Come and join us - we all enjoy the trips, lunches/dinners, etc. that we do.

Airport Advisory Committee meeting The Sussex County Airport Advisory Committee meeting will be held Wednesday, June 25, at the Sussex County Operations Center, Sussex County Airport, 21911 Ruder Lane, Georgetown, at 6 p.m. The meeting is open to the public.

Ad Hoc Touring Company meeting Ad Hoc Touring Company, an affiliate of Possum Point Players, meets the first Monday of each month at Possum Hall in Georgetown. For more information about Ad Hoc, contact Roger Ault at 226-1118 or rogerault@comcast.net.

Broad Creek Grange Meeting The Broad Creek Grange meets at 7 p.m. on the first Monday of each month, at Broad Creek Grange Hall (11198 County Seat Hwy., Laurel). For more details, contact Mary Tress at 875-3326. Visitors are welcome.

Knitting group to meet The "Sea Purls" Chapter of The Knitting Guild Association meets on the first Wednesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cheer Community Center in Georgetown on the corner of Rt. 9 and Sand Hill Road. The next meeting is Wednesday, July 2. Lunch is available and new members are always welcome. For details, call Diane at 228-0235.

Coast Guard Auxiliary The Seaford U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-08 meets the first Thursday of the 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.

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.

Toastmasters Club Southern Delaware Toastmasters Club meets at the Crossroad Community Church, Georgetown, on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6 p.m. Toastmasters International, an educational, leadership and communication organization, has existed since 1924.

Stamp Club meets monthly The Sussex County Stamp Club meets the second Wednesday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. John's Hall, The Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, 307 Federal St., Milton. Anyone with an interest in stamp collecting is invited to join. There is a stamp auction every meeting.

9-12 Group Meetings for the 9-12 Group take place on the second Thursday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Millsboro Fire Hall (behind the fire house). The 9-12 meetings are about local, state and national politics. For more information, visit 912DelawarePatriots.com.

Sail & Power Squadron meeting The Nanticoke River Sail & Power Squadron (NRS&PS) 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 power boating, sailing or kayaking/canoeing, join us and participate in our classes and social outings. For more information, contact C.M. Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Rob Hutton at 628-0312.

Senator Brian Pettyjohn Sen. Brian Pettyjohn (R-Georgetown) will host a monthly "Coffee with Constituents" meeting. He encourages District 19 residents to stop by to ask a question or share a concern on issues relating to the district or state government. The meetings take place on the third Saturday of every month, between 8 and 10 a.m. with the location rotating between Bridgeville, Georgetown and Long Neck. Call 302-744-4256 for location.

Genealogical Society meeting The Sussex County Genealogical Society holds their monthly meetings on the third Saturday of the month at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information, contact Sheryl Schulte at sherylaschulte@gmail.com.