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24 - CAPE GAZETTE, Friday, August 14 - August 20, 1998 Annual Senior Beach Day slated for Rehoboth Sept. 18 by Conectiv. Participants may choose one of two courses in Re- hoboth: a long walk of 2.8 miles starting at 10 a.m. or shorter walk of 1.5 miles beginning at 10:30 a.m. A minimum donation of $4 is required to take the walk, which will support homebound meals- related services andprograms. Participants can preregister by calling Mary Ellen Heam at 856- 5187. Also beginning at 10 a.m. is a health and wellness fair, to be held in the Rehoboth Beach Con- vention Center. In addition to ex- hibitions and demonstrations, The annual Beach Day celebra- tion will be held Friday, Sept. 18, in Rehoboth Beach. The event, sponsored by the Delaware Health and Social Services' Divi- sion of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities in partnership with Sussex Coun- ty Senior Services Inc./CHEER, is an all day celebration to give seniors and others with physical disabilities the chance to enjoy a day at the beach. The event also raises funds for Meals on Wheels of Delaware Inc. The day begins at 10 a.m. with the Governor's Walk, sponsored physicians from the Medical Soci- ety of Delaware will be available to discuss any health concerns people may have. Health screen- ings, such as blood pressure, will also be available. Delaware's Mo- bile Mammography Unit will be performing mammograms. To preregister for a mammogram, call 800-654-0606. Those who are interested in exhibiting should call Donna Smith-Moore at 856-5187, Ext. 151. The Cape Henlopen Senior Center will host an art exhibit and bingo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the new conference room at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Cen- ter will be the site of a craft fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Entertainment will also be a big part of Beach Day and area music groups will be performing throughout the day at the Re- hoboth Beach Bandstand. Each agency will provide its own transportation to the event. Free shuttle service between ac- tivity sites will be provided, cour- tesy of Sussex County Council. First aid and emergency com- munications will be available on- site. Read Selections From The Cape Gazette On-Line www.lewestoday.com www.rehobothtoday.com &M .... Furniture Restorers, Inc. It's not too early to make arrangements to have your furniture refinished over the winter. Open Daily (Exc. Sun/Mon) 110 New Road, Lewes 302/645-9097  Member, Lewes Chamber of Commerce Licensed & Insured. Z This postcard, circa 1963, shows the Stuart Kingston Gal- leries in the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, and a typical evening auction, with Bobby Diamond, left, and Granville Barrett, foreground, waiting for bids. Auctions Continued from page 22 I've grown up with, like old- home-week, so I had a real sense of nostalgia." But he was just as pleased to see new faces, such as a woman from England and another from Singa- pore, who bidded without missing a beat. "All I can say is that we had a great time," Jay said, noting that items were sold for anywhere from $5 to $1,000, so there's sure to be something for everyone. Next summer, the Stein family is planning to hold at least two Sunday evening auctions a month. No one has to wait until Aug. 23, however, to get in on the ac- tion, as the Maurice Stein Memor- ial Auction, sponsored by the Re- hoboth Beach Kiwanis Club, gets underway at 5 p.m., this Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Bandstand. There will be a community auction first, with a bargain tent, used quality goods and musical accompani- ment, and the Steins taking the stage at 7 p.m. While they will be offering many items from the gallery, they will also be auctioning off dinners and gift certificates from a variety of Cape Region restaurants and merchants to benefit the many charities supported by the Kiwanis Foundation. They include Casa San Francisco, the Children's Beach House, Meals-on-Wheels of Lewes-Rehoboth, Boy Scout Troop 85, Rehoboth Beach Main Street and the Sussex Family YMCA. This will be the 50th anniver- sary of the charitable auction named in honor of its founder, Maurice Stein, who would be pleased to know that people be- lieve that there are some traditions definitely worth preserving. can color your world (not to mention your copies), our full service color laser copier. So, if your life needs a little more color...Come to PostNet! 15 Midway Shopping Center 4590 Highway One Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 Phone: (302) 644-9034 Fax: (302) 644-9036 Emall: arnercis@cornpuserve.com WE ACCEPT ALL COMPETITORS' COUPONS. j   E