After School Art Class

Join us every Tuesday for this fun and educational enrichment activity. Students will learn to draw pictures from a variety of themes, including woodland animals, creatures by the sea, creepy crawlers and dynamic dinosaurs! Our step-by-step method breaks the drawing down into simple shapes which students can easily master. We more...
08/18/2015 - 05/31/2016 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Adoption Information Session

There are thousands of children in temporary foster homes waiting for a loving, permanent, adoptive family. Interested in finding out more about adoption from foster care? Come to a session at one of our Children’s Choice locations to learn how to get started and to have your questions answered! Sessions more...
01/26/2016 - 12/27/2016 6:00 pm

Drama Kids

Do you have a dramatic child? Or one that just wants to explore their creative side? Come join our Drama Kids family today! See our website for all our locations to pick one nearest you. www.dramakids.com/de1 or call 302-477-1025 more...
02/01/2016 - 05/14/2016 3:30 pm

The Poetry of Nature: A Golden Age of American Landscape Painting

Masterworks by Thomas Cole, Asher Durand, John F. Kensett, William T. Richards, William L. Sonntag, and other giants of the Hudson River School will be on view at the Brandywine River Museum Art from March 19 through June 12, 2016. Organized by New-York Historical Society from its vast holdings of more...
03/19/2016 - 06/12/2016 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Project Clean Stream – Chesapeake Bay Watershed

Chesapeake Bay Wide Event Description: Join the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay for our annual stream cleanup event. Cleanups occur across the Chesapeake Bay Watershed throughout the Spring. To volunteer at a cleanup site near you, or to sign up your organization to help, please visit: cleanstream.allianceforthebay.org or call or more...
04/08/2016 - 05/31/2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

New Terrains: American Paintings from Richard M. Scaife

New Terrains presents over twenty-five important works of American art from Richard M. Scaife, a Pittsburgh philanthropist and former trustee of the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art. The exhibition showcases paintings by artists that are new to the collection, such as Hudson River School painters Martin Johnson Heade, John more...
04/08/2016 - 11/06/2016 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Annual McKean FFA Plant Sale

Opening Day: 7am- 4pm This is a week long plant sale, that is hosted by the McKean FFA! All plants are planted and grown by agri-science students and members off the FFA! more...
04/30/2016 - 05/07/2016 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Parish Drive for the Poor and Needy

The Spring 2016 Parish Drive for the Poor and Needy, sponsored by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, will be accepting the following items, in GOOD CONDITION ONLY: Gently used clothing, furniture, housewares, small appliances, toys, blankets, sheets, etc. These will be donated to Catholic Church Charities Thrift Shop. more...
04/30/2016 - 05/01/2016 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

7th Teal Ribbon 5K Run/Walk to Fight Ovarian Cancer

This Run/Walk is the major fundraiser of the Delaware Ovarian Cancer Foundation (DOCF) in support of its mission. Event T-shirts guaranteed to pre-registrants. Team participation is encouraged, so gather your family, friends, co-workers, etc. to join in the fun and support ovarian cancer awareness. Refreshments, children’s table (face painting, etc.), more...
05/01/2016 7:45 am - 12:30 pm

Hear We Go 5k

The Hear We Go 5k will be held on the grounds of Nemours Mansion & Gardens. Refreshments, entertainment, & education fair follow at Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children. Proceeds benefit programs and research related to pediatric hearing loss and hearing conservation. more...
05/01/2016 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

The 8th Annual Hear We Go 5k and Family Fun Day

The 8th Annual Hear We Go 5k and Family Fun Day will be held Sunday, May 1, on the beautiful grounds of the Nemours Estate. Registration begins at 9:30am on the grounds of duPont Hospital for Children and the race starts at 10:30 a.m. Following the 5k, stay for refreshments, more...
05/01/2016 9:30 am - 10:30 am

5th Annual Cruise for a Cure for Scleroderma

Car Show featuring Street Rods, Muscle Cars, Classic Cars. Event info & Registration available at www.scleroderma.org/cruiseforacure more...
05/01/2016 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free Open House Tri-State Bird Rescue

Join us on the first Sunday in May for our annual Open House. Every year, we open our doors to the public for a peek behind the scenes at our rehabilitation center. The event features children’s activities, tours, and, local non-profits, food trucks, and local vendors. You won’t want to more...
05/01/2016 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Train Day at Auburn Heights

Join us for a day celebrating all things train (big & small)! Learn more at www.auburnheights.org. Please note this event is different from our regular Steamin' Days. more...
05/01/2016 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Workers’ World Walking Tour at Hagley Museum

Discover the fascinating stories of the immigrant workers who lived along the Brandywine and worked for the DuPont Company in the black powder manufactory. This is the only tour that offers in-depth commentary about the workers and Workers’ Hill. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in admission and free more...
05/01/2016 1:00 pm

Evenings at the Museum: Toy Trains Hit the Rails

Join us to explore the museum behind-the-scenes and get up close and personal with our historic collections. This week's topic is Toy Trains Hit the Rails with John Schubel, Malcolm Taylor and Jay Williams. The “Electric train” group will present a history of toy trains, starting with 19th Century floor more...
05/03/2016 7:00 pm

Paint Party Fundraiser

Union United Methodist Church in Bear invites you to a paint party fundraiser Tuesday May 3rd starting at 7:00 p.m. at the church, 345 School Bell Rd. You will get step-by-step instructions for creating two beautiful works of art on 16-ounce drinking glasses. The cost is $39, and a portion more...
05/03/2016 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Rob Hill Memorial Golf Tournament

The Rob Hill Memorial Golf Tournament will feature a scramble format followed by a barbecue and silent auction. This tournament is dedicated to the memory of Rob Hill who died by suicide in November, 2012 and benefits the Mental Health Association in Delaware. Golfers pay $125, all inclusive, barbecue cost more...
05/04/2016 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

29th Annual Cecil County Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic

The Cecil County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the 29th Annual Chamber Golf Classic at Patriots Glen National Golf Club in Elkton, MD on Cinco de Mayo,  Thursday,  May the 5th!  For further information please visit the Chamber's website at cecilchamber.com or call (410) 392-3833. Sign up today...Pre-sale pricing more...
05/05/2016 10:45 am

Art Class with Karl J Kuerner

Thursdays, March 17 – May 5, 2016,$200, Members; $250, Non-Members. Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of Historic Places, with an art class led by Karl J. Kuerner. As the grandson of more...
05/05/2016 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Author Talk: The Rise and Fall of the American Department Store

Dr. Vicki Howard, Hartwick College, will recount the evolution of department stores from prominent locally owned institutions to stores that were part of national chains, and then to today’s enormous discount outlets. This talk is free and open to the public. Reservations requested, call (302) 658-2400, ext. 243 or email more...
05/05/2016 7:00 pm

Blooming Bash: Celebration of National Public Gardens Day

Event Location: Swarthmore College Wister Center 4:30 pm Family Tour 6 pm Curator's Tour Wister Center Celebrate National Public Gardens Day with a Blooming Bash! Bring a friend and celebrate spring at the Scott Arboretum with a complimentary garden reception on Friday, May 8 from 4 to 7 pm. Enjoy more...
05/06/2016 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The INSPIRE Lot Series

First Fridays: Full of Fun, Food and Fabulous Creativity! Please join us: May 6th – Nalani & Sarina June 3rd – Joy Ike August 5th – Brooks Long & The Mad Dog No Good September 2nd – The Souldaires October 7th – King Zimm Learn more: http://www.creativedistrictwilm.com/Events/The-Inspire-Lot-Series All Ages Welcome. more...
05/06/2016 - 10/07/2016 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Quarter Auction to Benefit Animals

Event Time: Doors open at 6:00, auction starts at 7:00 Join the fun at the Friends for Rescue and Pet Care Quarter Auction in Newark on Friday May 6, 2016. At least 100 great prizes. Raise your paddles to win a prize for as little as 1,2,3 or 4 quarters! more...
05/06/2016 6:00 pm

Annie Jr. – Middle School Musical

Event Time: 7pm and 2pm Annie Jr. Middle School Musical – May 6 and May 7 at 7 pm and May 7 at 2 pm. Tickets available April 22: cabcalloway.ticketleap.com more...
05/06/2016 - 05/07/2016 7:00 pm

Let it Shine on Wilmington 3rd Annual 5k Run/Walk

Let it Shine on Wilmington 3rd Annual 5K Run/Walk Family friendly, evening 5K at Aldersgate United Methodist Church (2313 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803) at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 6. Stick around after the event for Awards and a Glow Party. Hero attire encouraged. T-shirts for the first 200 more...
05/06/2016 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

16th Annual Run, Walk & Roll

Event Time: Registration begins at 8:00 a.m., Walk begins at 9:00 a.m. Rain or Shine. Healthy Kids Run (10 & under) starts at 8:50 a.m. Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. Starts and finishes at the pool house at the Westville Road entrance. Run, Walk & Roll through the beautiful residential more...
05/07/2016 8:00 am

Soil Rainbow

For children 8 to 12 years old. Cost: $10.00 Workshop participants will learn about various colors of soil, how soils get their colors, and how soil scientists determine soil color. Participants will get to collect samples "in the field" and use the same techniques as soil scientists to identify soil more...
05/07/2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tyler Arboretum’s Plant Sale

Tyler Arboretum Annual Plant Sale   515 Painter Road, Media, PA 19063,  T: 610-566-9134   www.tylerarboretum.org Members Preview: Friday, May 6, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.  Tyler Arboretum members receive a 5% discount on all plant purchases on Friday and Saturday. General Public admission, Saturday, May 7 at 9 a.m – 3 more...
05/07/2016 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Explosions Walking Tour at Hagley Museum

Event Time: 11 am and 2 pm This new walking tour tells remarkable stories of black powder explosions that occurred when Hagley was a gunpowder manufactory and the men and women whose lives were changed as a result. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in admission and free for more...
05/07/2016 11:00 am

St. Matthew’s Mother’s Day Tea

St. Matthew's Activity Committee presents Mother's Day Tea. Cost is $20.00 per person. Please contact 302-633-5850 or Colette cratsep@aol.com for tickets more...
05/07/2016 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Breath of Spring Gala

An elegant evening event that features an exciting Kentucky Derby theme and viewing party, plus a fabulous dinner, dancing, entertainment and silent and live auctions! The event benefits the American Lung Association in Delaware. more...
05/07/2016 5:00 pm