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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

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

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

Art Class with Karl J. Kuerner

Saturdays only. 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 two of Andrew Wyeth’s best-known subjects and a more...
05/21/2016 - 07/09/2016 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

The DCH Farmer’s Market

Visit TheDCH's Urban Farmer and shop our locally grown, seasonal produce to benefit our Urban Agriculture programs. Supplies are limited, so get there early for the biggest selection of fresh produce. The stand is open Monday through Friday, May 31 to September 30 from 9 a.m. – noon. For more more...
05/31/2016 - 09/30/2016 12:00 am

Estate Tour

Wednesdays, June through September, 4:30 pm Visit the former dairy and farm while exploring the ever-changing estate landscape on this narrated tram tour. Hear accounts of estate history as you see how we have repurposed historic work areas. Glimpse behind the scenes on this tour led by a specially trained more...
06/01/2016 - 09/28/2016 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Bike and Hike

Hagley’s property will be open Wednesday evenings in June, July, and August for curious guests and families to bicycle or walk. Visit areas normally closed to foot traffic. Bring a picnic or dine at the Belin House Organic Cafe. Admission is $2 per person, and free for members and children more...
06/01/2016 - 08/31/2016 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

First and Third Thursday of the month, March–November, 10:30–11:30 am Meet in Galleries Reception Atrium. Wee Ones is now offered twice a month! This early childhood series intended for children ages 3-5 incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Themes more...
06/02/2016 - 11/03/2016 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Goats To Call Tyler “Home” This Summer

Come see our goats this summer, as we evaluate their impact as sustainable meadow managers for long-term control of weeds, invasive, and non-native plants in our meadows. The goats will be at Tyler until September 30, or until there are no more weeds for them to eat. Visit often and check on their more...
06/15/2016 - 09/25/2016 All Day

Summer Food Service Program

From June 20 to July 28, Monday thru Thursday, with the exception of July 4, a nutritious breakfast and lunch will be served at Eisenberg Elementary (new this year), Castle Hills Elementary School, and McCullough Middle School. The schedule for the meals prepared by trained personnel within the Nutrition Services more...
06/20/2016 - 07/28/2016 All Day

Summer Nights at Tyler

This summer, we're keeping our gate open late! Join us on the third Tuesday in June, July, and August to enjoy the beauty of Tyler with our extended evening hours. Come for a garden stroll or hike to recharge and reconnect. Bring a picnic dinner to eat at our picnic more...
06/21/2016 - 07/19/2016 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Butterfly House Reopens

Calling all fans of butterflies and caterpillars! Learn about, photograph, and get a close-up look at local butterflies in all stages of development. The Butterfly House features native butterflies including Great Spangled Fritillaries, Monarchs, Pearl Crescents, Orange Sulfurs, Eastern Tailed Blues, Spicebush Swallowtails and Skippers. The Butterfly House is open daily. more...
06/25/2016 - 09/05/2016 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fair Hill Nature Center Summer Camps

Calling all kids! Summer Camps are registering now! Come out to Nature Camp at the Fair Hill Nature Center this year! The Nature Center offers many camp themes- adventure, water, animals, crafts, survivor- that all take place along the pristine banks of the Big Elk Creek. We have morning, afternoon more...
06/30/2016 - 08/05/2016 All Day

Get the Picture! Recent Children’s Book Illustration

From the sublime to the ridiculous, with remarkable creativity & wit, children’s picture book art appeals to young & old alike. Guest curated by H. Nichols B. Clark and featuring an exciting selection of contemporary paintings & drawings created by 8 of the most renowned artists currently working the field. more...
07/01/2016 - 10/09/2016 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Get the Picture! Recent Children’s Book Illustrations

From the sublime to the ridiculous, with remarkable creativity and wit, children’s picture book art appeals to young and old alike. This exhibition, organized by the Brandywine River Museum of Art and guest curated by H. Nichols B. Clark, will feature an exciting selection of contemporary paintings and drawings created more...
07/01/2016 - 10/09/2016 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Town of Elsmere Annual Independence Day Celebration

Please join us for our annual Independence Day Celebration Fireworks Show at dusk. The rain date will be Sunday July 3, 2016 at dusk. Vendors will be on site selling food and novelties and games. Check out our website for a list of vendors which is being updated regularly. For more...
07/02/2016 All Day

Evenings at the Museum: Exhibition Open House

Join us for our Evenings at the Museum where you can explore the museum behind-the-scenes and get up close and personal with our historic collections. This week's is an Exhibition Open House. Join us for a behind-the-scenes look at the making of our newest exhibition: The Life, Death and Resurrection more...
07/05/2016 7:00 pm

Songs of Travel

An evening of music featuring the songs of Ralph Vaughan Williams, musical theater classics, and operetta selections. The musicians are Jason Buckwalter (baritone) and Andrew Stewart (piano). All Ages. 7-8 p.m. more...
07/06/2016 7:00 pm

Museum Explorers Family Workshop

Each week's interactive tour and hands-on art activity is inspired by the exhibition, Get the Picture! Contemporary Children's Book Illustration. This workshop is designed for children ages two to eight accompanied by an adult. Participate in one or all of these workshops. Register by calling 610.388.8382 or emailing education@brandywine.org. $5 more...
07/07/2016 - 08/25/2016 10:00 am - 10:00 pm