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PAGE 22 Advance ticket includes a chance to win the Large Hamper and the American Celebrations Oval Market Basket or one of the several door prizes. Nearly 30 chances to win. Refreshments will be available. For ticket information contact 628-0503 or 629-4481.

Church seeks craft vendors

Christ Lutheran Church need craft vendors for its Christmas bazaar to be held on Sept. 27, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. - $20 per space. Contact Joan at 628-3601. The church is located at 315 N. Shipley St., Seaford.

Breakfast cafe

VFW 4961 breakfast cafe, open Monday-Friday, 7-10 a.m., Seaford VFW, Middleford Road, to benefit Veterans Relief Fund.

Biff Lee Pig Pickin’

40th District Rep. Clifford “Biff” Lee will be holding his 21st annual “PigPickin” at the Laurel Fire Hall on Saturday, Sept. 13. The event is from 4 until 7 p.m. Plenty to eat and a good time for all with door prizes. Tickets are $15 in advance by calling 875-5448, or at Small Insurance, South Central Avenue. They are also available at the door.

LHS former grads dinner

The annual fall get-together of former athletes, band members and interested Laurel High School graduates is on Sept. 12 at the Georgia House with a 4 p.m. social hour and dinner, followed by the Laurel football game. Remember the stories from previous years and bring some new ones. Tickets call Craig Littleton at 302875-7445 or 302-462-7450

Barb Hudson offers My Turn to Cook

Barb Hudson, candidate for 40th District State Legislature, is holding a takeout dinner from My Turn to Cook in Laurel on Wednesday, Sept. 10, from 3 to 6 p.m. Take the break from cooking you deserve and meet Barb when you pick up your meal. Tickets are $10 by calling Rachel Hill at 875-8183.

Laurel Library upcoming events

September is National Library Card Sign-up Month and the Laurel Public Library will join libraries across the nation in encouraging everyone to apply for the one card that can open up the world, a library card. Throughout the month of September, adults 18 years of age and over, who sign up for a first-time library card, will have their name entered into a drawing for a $50 gift card from Laurel’s Georgia House Restaurant. Participants must be first-time card applicants, and will need to present current proof of Delaware residency. The fee to replace lost cards will also be waived during September if all associated fees and fines have been paid. Readers invited to Form Book Clubs The Laurel Public Library will host two exploratory meetings on Sept. 17 and 18, to determine if there is community interest in forming a library book club for adult readers. The Sept. 17 meeting is at

MORNING STAR • SEPTEMBER 4 - 10, 2008 10:30 in the morning and the meeting on the Sept.18 is scheduled for 7 p.m. These organizational meetings will determine future book club dates and times for meeting, and the nature of the books to be read and discussed. Library staff will be available to review current trends in book clubs nationwide, and to offer other materials on forming book discussion groups. For further information email or call 8753184.

LHS class of ‘88 reunion planned

POW-MIA observance

Golf Tournament

Greenwood town-wide yard sale

Laurel class of ‘88, 20 year class reunion is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Beach House & Tiki Bar at Bargain Bill’s in Laurel at 5 p.m. Featuring a DJ, tropical buffet and cash bar. Tickets are $36 in advance. Invitations and reply cards have been mailed. If you did not receive one or need more information, contact committee at 302-280-6655; or

Whaley Family Reunion Sept. 21

The Whaley Family Reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 21, at 1:30 p.m., at the Rev. Lee Elliott Memorial Hall, Trinity UMC, Laurel. Bring a covered dish and a beverage. An offering will be taken to offset expenses of chicken, hot dogs, and supplies. During the business meeting, games will be available for the children. For more information, contact one of the following officers: Christina Wilson, 410251-0413; Edna Mae Marvil, 875-9427; Ruth Ann Savage, 410-546-5818; Phyllis Johnson, 875-0463. Bring a family recipe. We hope to do a Whaley Family cookbook in the future.

AARP Driving Course

Laurel Senior Center will host an AARP Driving Course, Sept. 22-23 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $10. To register for the course call 875-2536.

Networking Expo

The Laurel Chamber of Commerce will host a Business to Business Expo on Tuesday, Sept. 23, at the Laurel Fire Hall. Businesses will have an opportunity to introduce their business and services to one another from 5-5:45 p.m., and doors will open to the public from 6-7:30 p.m. For more information, contact the Laurel Chamber Office at 875-9319.

Free community luncheon

Laurel Baptist Church will be hosting a free community luncheon (chicken & dumplings) on Sept. 20, noon to 2 p.m. The church is located at 33056 Bi-State Boulevard, approximately two miles south of town. For any further information, call Shirley at 875-2314.

LHS Class of ‘63 plans reunion

Laurel High School’s Class of ‘63, 45th reunion is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Lakeside Community Center in Long Neck. We are in need of upto-date addresses. If you have not received your letter contact Janet Lynch LeCates 875-3955, or Sandra Kellam Russell 875-5985, or e-mail

LHS Class of ‘78 plans reunion

LHS Class of ‘78, 30-year-class-reunion is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Beach House “Tiki Bar” at Bargain Bill’s in Laurel. Light finger food will be served, cash bar $15 per person from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. DJ will be provided. Dress is casual. For more information contact Jan Conaway Allen at 443-6140338, Gale Hall Daugherty at 410-6263214, Tammy Hastings Whaley at 302228-7267, Tammy Myers Wharton at 302258-7371 or Sue Pressley at 302-8753968. Send checks to Jan Allen, 110 Tracey Circle, Laurel, DE 19956.

LHS class of ‘98 reunion planned

Laurel High School class of ‘98 is planning a class reunion. Contact Megan Jones by email or phone 841-5835 with contact information.

Greenwood Mennonite School announces their 6th annual benefit golf tournament to be held on Friday, Sept. 26, at the Heritage Shores Golf Club in Bridgeville. This is a scramble tournament open to groups and individuals. Registration is from 7-8 a.m. with a continental breakfast. A shotgun start is at 8:30 a.m. Lunch will be served and prizes awarded at 12:30 p.m. The $100 entry fee per golfer includes the continental breakfast, golf, lunch and prizes. The non-refundable deadline for entries is Sept. 12. For more information and to register for the tournament contact Dwayne Landis at 302-236-6822. Entries and payment can be mailed to: GMS Golf Tournament, Attn: Dwayne Landis, P.O. Box 309, Greenwood, DE 19950.

The Ladies Auxiliary of Greenwood Memorial VFW Post 7478 of Greenwood, will sponsor a joint observance of POWMIA Day on Sunday, Sept. 21, at 4 p.m. at the Post on Governors Avenue in Greenwood. Mt. Moriah Church of Greenwood, which meets in the Post for weekly worship service, will share in this patriotic program. Mt. Moriah Church will provide musical selections under the leadership of Mrs. Glenda Houston. Thoughts on the day will be given by Jerome Houston, Jr., a 13 year veteran of the U. S. Army and a native of Greenwood and Shawn Byers from Camden, who is on active duty with the U. S. Air Force. For more information call Pres. Michaele Russell at 302-3494220. Big Saturday Town-wide yard sale and flea market in Greenwood on Saturday, Sept. 6, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Musical entertainment from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., all kinds of activities for children, such as face painting, clowns, pony rides and more. Bring your pet for the pet fashion show at 1 p.m. Start off with breakfast at the Greenwood United Methodist Church, enjoy a hot dog later at the library, followed up by a pit-barbecue sandwich at the VFW. A variety of vendors will be located throughout the area around the library and the VFW as will many yard sale and flea market bargains all around town.

The Glass Castle discusion at the Greenwood Public Library

Greenwood Library’s book discussion group, “Bound by Books,” will hold a discussion session on Tuesday, Sept. 9, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the meeting room at the library. The work to be discussed will be The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls. We invite you to come enjoy an evening of stimulating discussion and pleasant socializing. To obtain a copy of the book, drop by the Greenwood Public Library or call Robin Miller at 302-3495309.

Autumn Craft Night Sept. 18

On Thursday, Sept. 18, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., the Greenwood Public Library will be holding a family Autumn Craft Night. We will be decorating canvas tote bags with your choice of a variety of materials including ribbon, paints, iron-ons, and more. There is no cost and all materials will be provided. The activity is open to all; however, children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by Sept. 12; stop by the front desk or call 349-5309. The library is located at 100 Mill St. in Greenwood.

Patriot Day observance

The Ladies Auxiliary of Greenwood Memorial VFW Post 7478 has planned an observance on Patriot Day, Sept. 11, to remember the nearly 3,000 who died in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The program is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Post on Governors Avenue in Greenwood. There will be special music and a keynote speaker, Pastor Dave Kiser of the Seaford Wesleyan Church in Seaford, who is both a theologian and a patriot. For more information contact Pres. Michaele S. Russell at 302-349-4220.

Bridgeville hosts Clean-Up Day

Bridgeville will hold a Neighborhood Clean-Up Day on Saturday, Sept. 27. All items must be curbside by 6 a.m., as M.T. Trash will only go down each street once. Allowable items for pick-up include: furniture, household trash, stoves, and limbs bundled in 4-ft. lengths. Items that will not be picked up include tires, batteries, oil, construction materials, dirt, rocks, bricks, etc. M-T Trash will have a truck available to pick-up refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners, as long as the Freon has been removed. M-T Trash will also have a truck to pick up paint, stain, etc. Note: These items must be kep in a separate area from the rest of the trash. Large tree limbs can be delivered to the town’s wastewater treatment plant. Residents will be directed to an area for placement of limbs. A scrap metal container will be placed at the Town Hall parking lot for the disposal of such items as aluminum siding, window frames, barbecue grills, tire rims, bicycles and stainless steel. Residents are asked not to place any other types of trash in this container. Questions may be directed to Town Manager Bonnie Walls at 337-7135.

Bridgeville’s community yard sale

The Town of Bridgeville hosts a communitywide yard sale on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 7 a.m. till ? Find great bargains at many homes throughout the town. Be sure to put Bridgeville on your list of yard sale stops on Sept. 20.

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