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From Houdini to Hugo: The Art of Brian Selznick

From Houdini to Hugo: The Art of Brian Selznick presents over 100 paintings and drawings by this award-winning children’s author and illustrator. Selznick’s world includes images of characters as diverse as magician Harry Houdini, poet Walt Whitman, singer Marian Anderson, and the fictional Hugo Cabret—an orphan who lives in the more...
10/18/2014 - 01/11/2015 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Historic Odessa Foundation’s 2014 Holiday Tour

The Historic Odessa Foundation’s Corbit-Sharp House will take center stage for this year’s literature-inspired Christmas Holiday Tours, Nov. 12 to Jan. 4, 2015. The Classic Fairy Tale: Little Snow White comes to life as the National Historic Landmark Corbit-Sharp House sets the interpretive stage for the 1812 Brothers Grimm classic more...
11/12/2014 - 01/04/2015 All Day

“Holidays at Hagley” Exhibit

The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration of Twelfth Night. Dried flowers, greenery, fruits, and other natural materials create a beautiful holiday ambiance accentuated by soft lights and more...
11/19/2014 - 01/06/2015 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Belin House Organic Café Holiday Brunch

The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features made-to-order omelets, pumpkin leek soup, open-faced roasted turkey sandwiches, Maryland crab cakes, warm apple cider, and more...
11/29/2014 - 01/04/2015 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Claymont Lions Club Annual Christmas Tree Sale

The Claymont Lions Club will open its annual Christmas tree sale at the Claymont Fire Company Sub-Station (#31) at Marsh and Naamans Rd on Saturday, November 29th. All monies raised from the sale of these trees is used by the club to help individuals and groups within the Claymont area. more...
11/29/2014 - 12/24/2014 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Kind to Kids Toy Drop Off

Kind to Kids Toy Drop Off

Help make sure every child has a gift on Christmas morning!  Kind to Kids is collecting new, unwrapped toys for children in Delaware's Foster Care system. Drop off donations at any WJBR appearance or at the Kind to Kids headquarters 10th and Orange in downtown Wilmington. For address and info more...
12/02/2014 - 12/20/2014 All Day

Faithful Friends Animal Society Misfit Pets

Help Faithful Friends Animal Society find a home for their "misfit" pets this holiday season. Because, just like a spotted elephant or a choo-choo with square wheels, some pets are misfits too, however, [we] love them all the same. There will be waived adoption fees on designated misfit pets now more...
12/04/2014 - 12/31/2014 All Day

AI Dupont Hospital for Children Toy Dry

Our families are fortunate to be home for the holidays but other families are not so blessed. A Toy drive to benefit all of the children that sadly won't be home for Christmas has been set up. Children range in age from 0-21. We are asking for unwrapped gifts and more...
12/08/2014 - 12/21/2014 All Day

HOPE Mission Blanket Collection

Cornerstone Church in Glasgow-Bear is collecting blankets for the HOPE Mission. HOPE Mission goes to Wilmington every Thursday night (6 pm - 7 pm) with their van to feed the homeless folks. Blankets - Used - Good condition.  (or Socks, Gloves, Hats - good condition or new) can be dropped more...
12/11/2014 - 02/01/2015 12:00 am