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February 28, 1997

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Fri. Feb. 28 Land and Sea Lecture Series, I0 a.m., Virden Center, Lewes, and 2 p.m., Methodist Manor House, Seaford. Authors William W. Boyer, Jr. and Mark Huddle- ston will discuss their book, "The Higher Civil Service in the United States: Quest for Reform. Sponsored by the University of Delaware. There is no admission charge. OF COMMUNITY EVENTS Oyster Eat, 8 p.m.-midnight. Sponsored by the Georgetown Fire Company, Inc., the stag event features raw and steam oysters, egg salad and ham sandwiches. Bring your own oyster knife. No minors will be admit- ted. Cost is $13. Friday Night Singles Supper Club buffet dinner at Mill Pond Restaurant, Rt. 113, Millsboro; social hour, 6:30 p.m., dinner, 7 p.m. Pre-register with Michelle, 644-1641, Dolores, 875-4199 or Dave, 945-4973. New members welcome. Sat. March 1 Firecracker Fund Ice Plunge, I I a.m. to I p.m., Ruddertowne Beach, Dewey Beach. Sponsored by Rehoboth Beach Main Street, Inc. Proceeds to help fund Indepence Day week seashore fireworks off Rehoboth Beach. Federation Day, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Boscov's in Dover. Sponsored by the Kent and Sussex chapters of DSFWC to support women's clubs in Delaware. Arts and crafts, food, books and plants for sale, as well as an auction and 50150 drawing. Peel your own shrimp, 3-7 p.m., at American Legion Post 5, King Charles Ave., Rehoboth Beach; $4.50, half pound; $8.90, pound; $9.95, pound and pitcher of beer. For more information call 227-8999. Chicken and dumpling dinner, 4-7 p.m., at Long Neck United Methodist Church off Rt. 24. Tickets, $6.50 for adults, $3.50 for children 3-12; 3 and under, free. Public invited. For information call 945-7343. Third Annual Library Gala sponsored by Friends of the Millsboro Library, $20, at Sussex Pines Country Club, Georgetown, includes cash bar, dinner, silent and live auctions.Call 934-8743 for information. Peel your own shrimp, 4-8 p.m., at American Legion Post 17, Lewes Beach, eat in or carry out; $4.50, half pound; $8.95, pound; $9.95, pound and pitcher of beer; steamed clams, clams casino, oyster and soft shell sandwiches available. For more information call 645-9965. Reception for new Rehoboth Art League exhibit of Eastern Shore painters, 5-7 p.m., in the Homestead Gallery. Public invited. Volunteer trail days, 9 a.m.-noon, at Cape Henlopen State Park; wear waterproof boots to maintain hiking trails. Also, pro- gram Marsh Madness, 2 p.m., at Seaside Nature Center, with three-mile hike. Call 645-6852 for information. Sun. March 2 Chicken and Dumpling dinner, 2-7 p.m. Indian River Volunteer Fire Company Main I I CAPE GAZETTE' Friday, February  Mai'Ch 6, 1997 49 Calendar Thurs. March 6 p.m.; Sussex East Park, 3:15-4 p.m. SDALL lunchtime lecture on "A Histo- ry of Cape Henlopen and Strategic Role in World War II" with Eric Pearson, 12:15 p.m., Schooner Room, Virden Center, Col- lege of Marine Studies, Lewes. Call 645- 4411 for information. Public welcome. Sun. March 2 Tues. March 4 Fri. March 7 Station, Oak Orchard. Adults $7, children, $2.50, children under six, free. Take out dinners are $7.50. For information or to pur- chase tickets, call 945-2548. Walking meditation, 2-5 p.m., when St. Peter's Labyrinth will be open for walking meditation and reflective prayer in the Parish Hall, Second and Mulberry sts., Lewes. Call 684-1652 or 645-2192 for information. Lets Hear it for Herps program, 2 p.m., at Seaside Nature Center, Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes, on world of reptiles. Call 645-6852 for information. Mon. March 3 Republican Women's Beach Club meet- ing, 7:30 p.m., at All Saints Parish Hall, Olive Ave., Rehoboth Beach. Speaker, Basil Battaglia, chairman of the Republican Party of Delaware. Public welcome. Call 645-2006 for information. March 3-7 I Scholastic Book Fair, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., at Shields Elementary School, Lewes, with hours also 6:30-8 p.m., Wed. Admission free. For more information call Diana Smith at 645-7086. Tues. March 4 I! First in a series of free training seminars on "The Nuts and Bolts of Volunteer Man- agement," 1:30-3:30 p.m., every Tuesday in March at the Georgetown State Service Center conference room. To register, call Mary Ann Hook at 856-5815. The Sussex County Bookmobile will make following stops: White's Chapel, 1:45-2:15 p.m.; Nassau Park, 2:30-3:15 p.m.; Sweet Briar, 3:30-4:15 p.m.; and Coolspring, 4:30-5 p.m. Businesspeople's lunch with lawyers sponsored by the Georgetown-Millsboro Rotary at Sussex Pines Country Club, Georgetown, with focus on employees ver- sus independent contractors and sexual harassment. Cost for lunch, materials, $8. Call Judy Dean, 856-9778 for reservations; space fimited. Closing reception for Carles Amill exhibit, 5:30-7 p.m., in the Sussex County Arts Council Gallery, Theatre Lobby, Del Tech, Georgetown. Free and open to pub- lie. Call 856-5421 for more information. Wed. March 5 International Women's Day dinner, 6 p.m., at Rehoboth Beach Country Club. Speakers, Jane Brady, Cornelia Moore, Patricia Carmine, Patricia Rodriquez, spon- sored by Del Tech Alumni Association. $20. For reservations call 856-5400, ext. 204. CONTACT Rape Crisis Volunteer Train- ing begins, 6:30-9:30 p.m., at Owens Cam- pus, Georgetown. $40 fee payble to Del Tech. For more information calll1422-2078. Free blood pressure screenings, 1-2:30 p.m., sponsored by American Heart Associ- ation, at Lewes Senior Center, Nassau. Free health screening clinic offered to veterans by Veterans Administration, including blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar checks, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at VFW Post 7447, State Road, Rehoboth Beach. Free blood pressure screenings, I0 a.m.- noon at Kmart, Rt. 1, Rehoboth Beach, sponsored by Sussex County Senior Ser- vices. Birdwatching trip to Prime Hook Wildlife Refuge, 8 a.m., from Seaside Nature Center, Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes. Limited to 12 people; fee, $3 per person. Call 645-6852 to reserve space. Thurs. March 6 World Cinema III series with "Cyrano de Bergerac", 7 p.m., in Lecture Hall Room 529, Higher Ed Building, Georgetown. For more information call 302-831-6779. Mary Wilcoxin, U of D home economist, to speak on healthy heart cooking, 7 p.m., at Sussex Family YMCA, Church St., Rehoboth Beach. Free of charge. The Sussex County Bookmobile will make the following stops: Angola, 10-10:30 a.m.; Angola by the Bay, 10:45-11:15 p.m.; Angola Beach Estates, 11:30 a.m.-noon; West Bay Park, 12:15-12:30 p.m.; Camelot Park, 1:15-1:45 p.m.; Sea Air Park, 2-2:30 p.m.; Midway Shopping Center, 2:45-3 World Day of Prayer service, 1 p.m., at All Saints' Episcopal Church, Olive Ave., Rehoboth Beach. Everyone welcome; refreshments follow; for more information call 227-7819. March 7-8 Soldiers of the Cross Christian Min- istries musical group appears at Rally For Youth, Long Neck U.M. Church. Perfor- mance, 7 p.m., March 7 open to all with refreshments to follow; on March 8, 10 a.m. topic encouragement; 11 a.m., self-esteem; 2 p.m., music; 3 p.m., relationships, open to all area youth; also 7 p.m., performance in sanctuary. Call 945-8983 or 945-7343 for information. Performance of musical comedy "L'il Abner" at Worcester Country7 School, Berlin, Md., 8 p.m. Admission, $5, pre- sale; $7.50 at the door. Call 410-641-3575 for tickets. Sat. March 8 Fifth annual Indian River High School Toy and Train Show and Sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., in the cafeteria. Admission, $3, adults; children under 12 free if accompa- nied by adult. Refreshments, door prizes, to benefit Indian River High School Parent- Teacher-Student Organization Sholarship Fund. For information call 945-4880. Line Up Against Cancer annual country line dance to benefit American Cancer Society, 8 p.m.-midnight, Seaford Moose Lodge, Rt. 13A, Seaford. Call 629-6615. Diamond State Twirlers square Dance Club meets, 8-10:30 p.m., at Milford Bowl- ing Lanes, Rt. 113. Guests welcome to observe. Call Bob or Janice Timmons, 422-5624, for more information. Spaghetti Dinner, 5-7 p.m., at Bethel Fellowship Hall, Fourth and Market sts., Lewes, sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 1. Tickets, $6, adults; $3.50, children 12 and under. Call 645-2342 or 684-8038 or any Troop 1 Scout for tickets. Sun. March 9 Concert by Anabel, 6:30 p.m., in Bethel United Methodist Church sanctuary, Fourth and Market sts., Lewes. Everyone invited, free of charge. Call 645-9426. Annual Chicken and Dumpling Dinner, noon-5 p.m., at Milton Fire Hall, sponsored by the Milton Volunteer Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary. Adults, $7; children 5-12, $3.50; children under 5, free. Takeouts $7.50. Tickets available at door. Call 684-8141.