Bulletin Board
Thursday, September 15, 2016
 
Gallery 107 art classes The following classes are scheduled for September. Details are provided online at nanticokeriverartscouncil.org/Classes.html. The Gallery is located in Seaford, at 324 High St. Hours are 1-5 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays. Classes are conducted around the corner at 105 Pine St.

Special classes Saturday, Sept. 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Children's Art Class with Karen Owens, ages 6-9, $40 includes supplies and light lunch. Saturday, Sept. 24, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Children's Art Class with Karen Owens, ages 10-14, $40 includes supplies and light lunch.

Ongoing classes Mondays, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Open studio time for artists of all media who wish to work in a group setting. The open studio will be available for persons aged 16 and older who like to paint with others. No instruction will be available although you can learn more in a group setting. Cost is $5. Fridays, 10 a.m.-Noon, Canvas and Coffee with Tammy Kearney and Nancy Laprad, $5.

O's game at Camden Yards Mark your calendars for Friday, Sept. 16 to attend an Orioles game at Camden Yards - Orioles vs. Rays. Tickets are $70 per person or $65 per person for a group of four or more people. Transportation will be provided by a coach bus, leaving the Parks & Rec building at 3:30 p.m. The giveaway for that night is tall O's socks for the first 20,000 fans to enter the park, ages 15 and up. For more information and to reserve your tickets, call 629-6809.

Shuffleboard Tournament The Delaware Senior Olympics Shuffleboard Tournament will be held at Methodist Manor House at 1001 Middleford Road in Seaford on Sept. 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To compete, register online at www.DelawareSeniorOlympics.org by Sept. 9. Spectators are admitted for free. For more information, call 302-736-5698.

Benefit dinner for Jerry Taylor Friends of Jerry Taylor will hold an All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner & Dance on Saturday, Sept. 17 at the Seaford Moose Lodge to benefit Jerry who is battling multiple myeloma, a progressive bone related cancer. Dinner is from 6-8 p.m. and includes spaghetti, Italian sausage, garlic bread and salad for $10 per person. Music featuring Tony Windsor begins at 8 p.m.

Crab Feast The Seaford Moose Lodge will host a crab feast on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 5-8 p.m. The event will have steamed crabs, chicken, hot dogs, potato salad, macaroni salad, cucmber and onions, corn on the cob, cantaloupe and watermelon, as well as draft beer and iced tea. For tickets, which are $30 per person, call Barry at 302-249-7363.

Historical Society Gala All Aboard! Destination: New Ross Station! The Seaford Historical Society Gala 2016 will be held at the Ross Mansion and Plantation in Seaford on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 4-9 p.m. Buffet dinner provided by Marilyn's Catering and music by Imagine. Cash bar, mansion tours, games and live auction. Casual attire. Cost is $65 per person. We have an extremely generous matching gift for this new building. Contact Seaford Historical Society at 628-9828 or visit www.seafordhistoricalsociety.com for sponsorship opportunities and reservations

Go Pink Longaberger Basket Bingo The Employee Activity Committee of Nanticoke Health Services will hold a Longaberger Basket Bingo at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29, at the Seaford Moose Lodge. The filled basket bingo will consist of 20 games and will feature several Longaberger baskets as prizes. Advance tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door. Advance ticket includes a chance to win the Longaberger hamper basket and Longaberger Woven Traditions beverage barrel. Nearly 30 chances to win. In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness month attendees wearing pink will receive a ticket for an exclusive drawing. Refreshments will be available. For ticket information, contact the EAC at 536-5390 or MorrisR@nanticoke.org.

Chamber workshop Greater Seaford Chamber's Member Workshop, "What's Your Story?," will be held on Friday, Sept. 30 from 8:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Seaford Library. Hear from local business professionals about how they created a success story out of their business. Learn success strategies through sessions with industry leaders. Have your business questions answered and turn your story into a success. Cost is $15 for chamber members and $25 for non-members. Lunch is included and all presentations will be available for free download. Space is limited. RSVP by calling the chamber at 629-9690 or register online at www.seafordchamber.com/Workshop/.

1st Saturday in Seaford 1st Saturday in Seaford will be held from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, in Downtown Seaford. Join us for Seaford's first Pokemon Go event - 1st Saturday's POKE Crawl. Enjoy live music by Charlie & the Cool Tones, food vendors, a bounce house for the kids, and local craft beer by 3rd Wave Brewing and DE wines. Additional vendors include T.S. Smith produce, fresh baked goods, crafts, jewelry and more. For more details, visit our Facebook Page - 1st Saturday in Seaford.

Kiwanis Club of Seaford Auction The Kiwanis Club of Seaford's 62nd Annual Auction will take place on Saturday, Oct. 1. The preview will take place at 9 a.m. and the auction starts at 9:30 a.m. There will be free admission; hundreds of home, office, and garden items donated by local businesses; a cash door prize; and refreshments will be available. The auction will take place at the Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club at 310 Virginia Avenue in Seaford.

Fun/Work Day at Chapel Branch The Nanticoke River Watershed Conservancy cordially invites everyone to a Fun/Work Day at Chapel Branch followed by a covered dish picnic on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Chapel Branch Parking Area (rain date is Oct. 9, same time). Are you ready to flex your muscles and help make a difference in the community? If so, grab your favorite garden tools and a covered dish picnic item, and join us as we offer a choice of jobs for fall preparation. Choices include giving our beautiful trails a facelift, clearing brush along the Woodland Road section of the bat habitat area, enjoying an informative nature walk, planting donated bulbs, planning for future steps on one trail, or beginning to build a new connector trail to the farm. For more information, call 337-8847.

Concerts at the Library In deference to the Seaford Community Concert Association, the 2nd Sunday Concerts at the Seaford Library for October and November have been canceled. In an unusual coincidence, both concerts were scheduled on the same Sunday afternoon for two months in a row. The next free 2nd Sunday concert is Sunday, Dec. 11 at 2 p.m. and will feature four talented young musicians, all local. The Seaford Community Concert in the Madden Auditorium at the Seaford High School on Oct. 9 will showcase Alina Kityayeve, a well-known concert pianist. The Raleigh Ringers handbell choir will perform on Nov. 13. Both concerts begin at 3 p.m.

Victorian Tea The Seaford Historical Society will hold a Victorian Tea, "A Red, White & Blue Affair," from 2-4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3. Guests are requested to wear red, white or blue. Cost is $20 per person. Reservations must be made in advance and are not confirmed until payment is received. For reservations and information on how to submit payment, email Phyllis Williams at pawpaints@hotmail.com.

A Tribute to Buddy Holly "A Tribute to Buddy Holly" will be held at the Seaford Moose Lodge on Saturday, Nov. 19. This event is open to the public and features a dinner including: pork and stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, California melody, rolls and butter, and desserts. Cost is $20 per person. For information, call The Moose at 302-629-8408, or Barry at 302-249-7363.

Laurel Public Library Job Fair - The library will host a Job Fair on Tuesday, Sept. 20 from noon to 2 p.m. Job seekers should bring their resumes and any other information they may wish to share with companies. Employers will be able to meet job seekers and share information about their job openings and businesses. Employers who wish to participate in the job fair should register by contacting Gregg at 875-3184 or gregg.mccullough@lib.de.us. Medicare 101, presented by the Insurance Market, will be offered at Laurel Public Library on Tuesday, Sept. 27. The event includes a seminar about Medicare as well as an opportunity for attendees to ask questions related to Medicare. The presentation will be offered twice - 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. - so individuals can choose which time is most convenient for them. For more information, contact Gregg at 875-3184 or gregg.mccullough@lib.de.us.

Beer, Wine and Spirits Festival The Second Annual Trap Pond Partners Beer, Wine and Spirits Festival will take place on Saturday, Sept. 24 from noon to 4 p.m. There will be crafters, vendors, entertainment, and beer, wine and spirits tasting. Advance sale tickets are $20, day of tickets are $25. Tickets may be purchased online at trappondpartners.com or at Lakeside Wine and Spirits in Laurel.

Harp Concert Expressions of Joy Harp Ensemble will be in concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, at Old Christ Church. Four harps will perform Irish, sacred, Broadway and traditional tunes. Admission is free. Call Joy for more information at 443-359-0186.

Life in Laurel resumes Life in Laurel's 2016-2017 season will begin on Thursday, Sept. 29, at Laurel Public Library. Attendees will discuss the recent closure of Christ United Methodist Church. Memories and mementos will be shared. The program runs from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the Community Room and is open to the public. For more information, contact Adult Services Librarian, Gregg McCullough at 875-3184 or gregg.mccullough@lib.de.us.

Discover Your Ancestors Laurel Public Library will host Discover Your Ancestors with Major Nathaniel Mitchell Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), on Tuesday, Oct. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Attendees will have time to network with other genealogy researchers, get assistance in conducting genealogical research, plus use the library's genealogy resources. There will also be brief presentations on the library's genealogy resources, how to organize your genealogical materials, as well as DAR. Attendees may bring their own lunch or go out to eat. Call Gregg at 875-3184 or e-mail gregg.mccullough@lib.de.us.

Dinner/Dance The Twinkle Dance Club of Laurel will hold its next Dinner/Dance on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 6:30-10:30 p.m., at the Laurel American Legion Post 19, Rt. 24, Laurel. Enjoy a buffet dinner followed by dancing. Music provided by Musical Memories. Join us for a Foxtrot lesson before dinner. There will be a large variety of dance styles for your enjoyment. Dancers of all abilities are welcome. Must be at least 21 to attend. A cash bar is provided by the Legion. Cost is $25 per person. Reservations must be made by Oct. 1. No tickets will be sold at the door. For more information, visit our Facebook page - Twinkle Club, Laurel; our website, www.twinkleclub.org; or call Edith Snedecor at 877-0618.

Bethel Community Church yard sale The Bethany Community Church large yard sale will take place at 28015 Kaye Road (and Route 9) on Sept. 24 from 8 a.m. until. The rain date is Oct. 1. There will be furniture, clothes, household items, holiday decorations, and much more. There will also be a bake table, homemade crafts, breakfast sandwiches, coffee, peas and dumplings, chili, pulled pork, and chicken salad (eat in or take out).

New exhibit at the Bethel Museum The Bethel Museum, 312 First St., Bethel, will feature a traveling exhibit of art work by Karen and Joe Owens of Seaford, in September through December. The exhibit will feature handmade miniature model lighthouses and sailing ships from the Chesapeake Bay crafted by Joe. Karen, who prefers watercolors, will feature paintings with nautical views and structures from various parts of Delmarva Peninsula. Karen and Joe are two of the founding members of the Nanticoke River Arts Council. They were also very involved in the opening of "Gallery 107" in Seaford. The new exhibit will be open on the second and fourth Sundays from 2 to 4 p.m. each month through December. The museum will also have its permanent exhibit showing the ship building industry in Bethel during the 1800s. For more information, call 858-3840.

We R Woodbridge Day The annual We R Woodbridge Day will be held on Saturday, Sept. 17, at Woodbridge High School. The Edith Vincent Health Fair will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in conjunction with the Heart in the Game program which will offer free EKGs to Delaware students, ages 8 to 19, at the school. The Edith Vincent Community Walk will take place from 8-10 a.m. at the WHS track. The Festival, which takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. by the varsity baseball field behind the football stadium, includes a Corn Hole Tournament sponsored by WMS athletics starting at 10 a.m. A Delaware State Police helicopter will arrive at 11 a.m. The following sporting events will be held: volleyball, 1 p.m.; field hockey, 2 p.m.; and soccer, 2 p.m.

Bridgeville Public Library, Inc. Adult Craft Night - Our next event is Friday, Sept. 23. The craft will be announced soon. All materials will be provided. Registration is required by Wednesday, Sept. 21; contact the circulation desk at 337-7401, ext. 101 to sign up. Library closures - The Bridgeville Library will be closed on Thursday, Sept. 22, for staff training. Historical Society meeting and program - On Thursday, Sept. 29 at 6:30 p.m., the Bridgeville Historical Society will hold a meeting and program, "Unlocking the History of an Old House" by Mike Dixon. This is a lecture/discussion program and is funded by the Delaware Humanities Forum. The program is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is requested. Call 337-8595 or email heh200@aol.com to RSVP to the Bridgeville Historical Society.

Art classes offered From the Studio in Bridgeville offers the following art classes: Art, Food and Friends - The third Tuesday of each month from 6:30-9 p.m. at Cafe Tamburelli's in Greenwood. Enjoy great food and an evening of art. Every month will feature different projects. Sign up at Café Tamburelli's or call 228-7859. Creative Weekly Art Classes - Offered Mondays, 1-3 p.m. or 3-5 p.m., year-round. We will use a multitude of mediums, styles and techniques to complete projects such as drawing, painting, mixed media, 3D projects and crafts. For ages 6+.

Adult Art Classes - Offered the first Friday of the month from 6-8 p.m. In these classes, adults can focus on specific art techniques or complete interest based projects. Other classes and times are available upon request. Find new events on www.facebook.com/fromthestudios.

Blue-Gray Affair The second annual Blue-Gray Affair for Woodbridge alumni will be held on Saturday, Oct. 8, at the Bridgeville Fire Hall. The evening begins with Happy Hour at 6 p.m. followed by dinner and dancing. Come join your classmates to share wonderful memories. Several special guests will also join us. Tickets are $25 per person and a cash bar will be available. For more information, email Tiffany at woodbridgealumniassoc@gmail.com or call Rita at 337-8318.

Bridgeville Christmas parade The Bridgeville Christmas parade will take place on Dec. 17. Register to join Santa and his followers to march in the parade. It is open to all who wish to show their holiday spirit. Visit http://www.paradecloud.com/online_registration.php?pid+T1RFPQ to register your group or individual entry. The deadline for entries is Nov. 1. To volunteer to participate with the parade committee, please email Dottie.Harper@brookfieldhomes.com.

Greenwood Vol. Fire Co. Chicken BBQ The Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company Chicken BBQ is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday until Oct. 2, behind the fire hall. For more information, call 349-5241.

CHEER Fitness Center The Fitness Center at the Greenwood CHEER Activity Center, 41 Schulze Rd., Greenwood, is open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Open to members 50+ years of age, the center is accepting new members. The center has new equipment including treadmills, recumbent bikes, elliptical machines and multi-station gym. Yoga classes are now offered. Call site manager, Dixie Carlisle at 349-5237 for more information and to join.

Volunteer for Read Aloud Delaware Read Aloud Delaware seeks volunteers who love to read to children. Our volunteers usually read one to two hours per week in local child care centers. Sign up online at www.readalouddelaware.org or call 856-2527 for more information.

Players seek technicians The Possum Point Players, a well-established community theater group in Sussex County, seek individuals to coordinate their show lighting and sound/EFX operations. The position calls for someone to take responsibility for maintenance and operation of stage performances. For a more detailed description and to discuss the potential for compensation, contact PPP trustee Jim Hartzell at jlhart8@mchsi.com or 856-6166.

Heritage Weekend The Federalsburg Historical Society will hold Heritage Weekend on Sept. 16-18. On Friday, Sept. 16 from 7-9 p.m., prize winning author Tom Horton and prize winning photographer David W. Harp will give a presentation on their new book, "Choptank Odyssey." Signed copies will be on sale for $31.80, cash or check. There is a $3 admission fee which includes refreshments. On Saturday, Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., we will celebrate the life of Madeline Hurlock, a silent era movie star from Federalsburg. Photos of Hurlock will be on display and her films will be shown. Free admission with food and baked goods for sale. On Sunday, Sept. 18 from 1-4 p.m., Madeline Hurlock films will be shown. Hot dogs, hamburgers, and baked goods will be for sale; free admission.

Thank a Police Officer Day The third annual, nationally recognized Thank A Police Officer Day will take place on Saturday, Sept. 17. Last year, the group, Delmarva Supports Law Enforcement visited and delivered almost 1,000 cards and hundreds of goody bags, snack trays, cakes, cookies, etc. to more than 40 agencies. This year the group plans to reach out to over 50 individual departments, completely covering Worcester, Wicomico and Somerset counties in Maryland and Sussex County in Delaware and portions of several other counties as well. Everyone can participate by adopting a department, writing cards or by showing their support for our men and women in blue! To see more, visit the public event page for Thank a Police Officer Day on Delmarva at www.facebook.com/events/1188110131260986.

Families Day at the Beach More than 250 Special Olympics athletes and family members will gather on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 9 a.m. to noon, at Cape Henlopen State Park for the 25th annual Special Olympics Delaware Families Day at the Beach. Athletes and families will participate in the annual Hoss Cochran fishing tournament. Prizes are awarded for the first, biggest and most fish caught. Following the tournament, a picnic lunch will be provided.

Meet the Candidates The 9-12 Delaware Patriots presents, "Meet Statewide Election Candidates," on Sept. 20 and Sept. 22 from 7-9 p.m. The Kent County meeting will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 20, at Grotto's Dover, 1150 N. DuPont Hwy., Dover. The Sussex meeting will be held on Thursday, Sept. 22 at Captain's Restaurant, 24832 John J. Williams Hwy., Millsboro. For more information, email info@912DelawarePatriots.com.

QuickBooks training seminar Master QuickBooks in two days on Oct. 4-5, at the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce, 144 E. Main St., Salisbury, Md. Learn QuickBooks and apply it immediately on the job. This seminar, which is designed to help you begin or further your career, is perfect for businesses, non-profits and ministries. Learn to set up a chart of accounts, enter and pay bills, create invoices, receive payments, make deposits, process payroll and more. Co-sponsored by the Christian Leadership & Community Foundation, register online at MasteringQuickBooksInTwoDays.EventBrite.com or call 410-543-1159.

Recycle Dorchester rummage sale To augment its operating funds, the Dorchester County Historical Society (DCHS) is planning its semi-annual Recycle Dorchester rummage sale fundraiser for Oct. 13-15. Items needed for the sale include, antiques, collectibles, furniture, linens, housewares, tools, sporting goods, toys, small electronics, jewelry and more. If donors need assistance in transporting items to the venue, that may be arranged. For more information, call 410-228-7953 or email dchs@verizon.net.

Alumni Association offers trips The Delmar Alumni Association is offering the following trips for members, family and friends to see the Baltimore Orioles. Trips include: Saturday, Sept. 17 - Orioles vs. Tampa Bay Rays Saturday, Oct. 1 - Orioles vs. New York Yankees For prices and reservations, contact Dot Wolfgang at 846-2366.

Dinner theater trip Wicomico County AARP #1276 is offering a day trip to Toby's Dinner Theater in Columbia, Md., to see the show, Sister Act, on Wednesday, Oct. 5. The price is all inclusive. For more information, call 410-749-6093.

Nashville Christmas Tour Sign up now for the Nashville Christmas Tour, a bus trip presented by the Nanticoke Senior Center and Curran Travel, on Nov. 27 - Dec. 2. Enjoy the Nashville Nightlife Theatre, Grand Ole Opry, General Jackson Showboat, a three hour guided tour of Nashville, a Gaylord Opryland Hotel tour and much more. Double occupancy is $945 per person, single is $1,178 per person. Call the Nanticoke Senior Center at 629-4939 for more information and tickets.

Delaware Tech offers escorted tours Delaware Technical Community College and Accent on Travel, in conjunction with Collette Vacations, presents First Class Escorted Tours. A portion of the proceeds benefit Delaware Tech's Kids on Campus program by providing scholarship opportunities. Featured trips include: "Nashville and More," - December; "Hawaii Island Tour," - Feb. 2017; "Iceland," - Aug. 2017; "South America Land Tour," - Nov. 2017. All Delaware Tech Travel Programs feature:
  • Round trip flights from Philadelphia (other city departures or air credit available)
  • Round trip transfers to the airport from Delaware Tech
  • Professional English-speaking guide while at the destinations
  • Entrance fees and local guides for destination enrichment
  • Educational, cultural, and fun experiences at the destination's first-class hotels with private baths
  • Very inclusive packages - minimal extras not included
  • Local pre-travel get-togethers with fellow travelers and a professional travel consultant
  • Optional travel insurance
  • Local registration appoints and document pickup at Accent on Travel for those unable to attend general meetings
For more information, call Accent on Travel at 302-703-6154 or email consulting@accentontravel.us.

VVA meeting Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) Sussex Chapter 1105 monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, Sept. 15 from noon to 1 p.m., at Sussex Amvets Post 2, 32592 Long Neck Rd., Millsboro. For more information, call 302-542-3889.

GriefShare support group GriefShare support group begins Sept. 8, 2016, 6:30 p.m. at Avenue United Methodist Church, 20 N. Church Street, Milford, and runs every Thursday for 12 weeks. There is no charge to attend. For questions, call the church office at 422-8111.

Vets helping Vets A Vets Helping Vets meeting is held at 9:30 a.m. every Friday at the Hurlock American Legion Post 243 (next to the railroad tracks). Join us for coffee and donuts. Sometimes there is a speaker about different subjects. Keep your discharge or DD214 in a safe place as it can help get you many benefits. Come learn something and maybe you can teach us something.

Explore your ancestry with SCGS The Sussex County Genealogical Society (SCGS), an organization dedicated to promoting genealogy and education to encourage and instruct in genealogical research, can help you search your ancestry. SCGS holds monthly membership meetings from September to May that feature informative presentations. General meetings take place on the third Saturday of each month at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library. Visitors are welcome. For more information, visit www.scgsdelaware.org.

Seaford Block Watch meeting Seaford Block Watch invites you to a meeting on Monday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. at Seaford City Hall (use ramp entrance) at 414 High School. Anita Bell, Dispatch Manager, will be the speaker and refreshments will be served. Call 302-236-5926 for any questions.

Substance Abuse Support Group A free Substance Abuse Education and Support Group will be held at Grace Baptist Church, Seaford, on Mondays at 7 p.m. Call 629-8434 to register. Everyone is welcome.

Seaford Chapter of Widowed Persons The Seaford Chapter of the Widowed Persons Service will have its next meeting at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 20 at the Stargate Diner in Seaford. Planned guest speaker will by Lynn Brocato, Director of the Seaford Chamber of Commerce. Widowed persons of all ages are invited to join us; we all enjoy the trips, lunches/dinners, etc. that we do.

9-12 Delaware Patriots new dates The 9-12 Delaware Patriots have updated meeting information. The September meetings, "Meet Statewide Election Candidates," will be held on the following dates: Kent County - Tuesday, Sept. 20 - Grotto's Dover, 1150 N. DuPont Hwy., Dover, 7-9 p.m. Sussex County - Thursday, Sept. 22 - Captain's Restaurant, 24832 John J. Williams Hwy., Millsboro, 7-9 p.m. For more information, message info@912delawarepatriots.com. The First State IOTC will graduate their July-Dover Continuous Learning Academy class at the next 9-12 Delaware Patriots meeting. These graduates will be recognized at Candidate's Night on Tuesday, Sept. 20 from 7-9 p.m. at Grotto's Pizza in Dover. The group is now building a Sussex County class. If you are interested in joining the class, contact Dave Gibson at dagibson66@gmail.com.

Airport Advisory Committee meeting The Delaware Coastal Airport Advisory Committee meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the Sussex County Emergency Operations Center, Delaware Coastal Airport, 21911 Rudder Ln., Georgetown. The meeting is open to the public.

Hub Club meetings The Harrington-Greenwood-Felton Centennial Rotary (Hub Club) meets every Wednesday at Rudy's Family Restaurant, U.S. 13, Harrington. On the first, second, fourth and fifth Wednesday, the meeting is from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. The third Wednesday will be an evening meeting from 6 to 7 p.m. Everyone is invited; dinner is from the menu. For more information, contact Gwen at 302-331-6105 or email gscottjones@desu.edu.

Nanticoke Conservancy Meeting The Nanticoke Conservancy welcomes members and visitors interested in area land conservation to attend our regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 17, in the conference room of the offices of Lank, Johnson & Tull, CPA at 521 North Market Street, Extd in Seaford. Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of alternate months. Come and explore ways to serve our local communities through nature, wildlife and land conservation. For more information, call 337-8847.

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 info, contact C.M. Kohlenberg at 629-0687 or Charlie Larrimore at 381-8975.