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Thru Dec 3: Lewes’ Christmas Weekend includes Hospitality Night on Nov 30, the Children’s Beach House Art Show Dec 1-3, and Lewes Historical Society House Tour, Christmas Parade and Caroling in Zwaanendael Park on Dec 2. For more, call 645-8073, or visit www.leweschamber.com.

Dec 1: The Selbyville Christmas Parade starts at Church and Main streets in Selbyville. For more, call (800) 962-SURF, or visit www.selbyvillede.com.

Dec 1-3: Find great holiday decorating ideas at the Sussex County Festival of Trees at Delaware Technical and Community College, Georgetown. For more, call 856-7717, or visit www.delawarehospice.org.

Dec 1-3: The 17th Annual Children’s Beach House Holiday Art Show & Silent Auction features renowned artist Nick Serratore among 80 other artists. For more, call 645-9184, or visit www.cbhinc.org.

Dec 2: Santa comes to Seaford during the festive Seaford Christmas Parade. For more, call 628-2828 or 629-9173, or visit www.seafordchamber.com or www.seafordde.com.

Dec 2: Middletown Christmas Parade

The Middletown Chamber of Commerce sponsors the Middletown Christmas Parade to kick off the holidays. The rain date is Dec 9. For more, call 378-7545 or email peggy@millenianet.com.

Dec 2: Find the Millsboro Christmas Parade and Santa Shop at Main Street and the Civic Center. For more, call 934-6777, or visit www.millsboro.org.

Dec 2: Tour historic homes, take a horse and carriage ride, check out the craft fair and listen to Christmas Carols during Christmas in Odessa. For more, call 378-4900, or visit www.christmas-inodessa.com.

Dec 2: Candlelight Christmas in Chadds Ford takes visitors through beautifully decorated homes. For more, call (610) 388-7376, or visit www.chadsfordhistory.org.

Dec 2: The 53rd Annual Christ Church Green Show offers an array of holiday gifts and foods and a special workshop for children. For more, call 655-3379, or visit www.christchurchde.org.

Dec 3: Join your friends and neighbors for all-you-can-eat spaghetti at the Community Unity Dinner in Rehoboth Beach. For more, call 227-2772, or visit www.rehomain.com.

Dec 4: Visit Rehoboth Beach to enjoy its Hometown Christmas Parade. For more, call 227-2772, or visit www.rehomain.com.

Dec 5: The holidays march through Milton during the Milton Christmas Parade. For more, call 684-8500 or 684-1101.

Dec 8-10: The town of Milton plays host to the 8th Annual John Milton Celebration of Poets and Poetry. For more, call 684-3541 or email JohnMiltonandCo@aol.com.

Dec 8-10: Experience an old-fashioned holiday celebration at the Victorian Christmas at Ross Mansion in Seaford. For more, call 628-9500.

Dec 9: Ramp up your shopping and check out holiday decor at Milton’s annual Holly Festival and Holiday House Tour. For more, call 684-1101 or visit www.historicmilton.com.

Dec 9: Celebrate the holidays throughout historic New Castle, including a tree lighting on the Green and caroling around town, during the Spirit of Christmas celebration. For more, call 328-3279.

Dec 9: The Governor’s Mansion welcomes the public to the Christmas Open House at Woodburn in Dover. For more, call 739-5656, or visit
www.state.de.us/woodburn.

Dec 9: Visit area homes and galleries boasting holiday décor, art collections, historic treasures and modern renovations. The Holiday House Tour begins at the Delaware Art Museum. For more, call 571-9590, or visit www.delart.org.

Dec 10: A Holiday Candlelight Walking Tour of Smyrna allows you to see the town from a different perspective. For more, call 659-5081.

Dec 10: Enjoy a Swedish Christmas tradition at Old Swedes Church, then tour the decorated Hendrickson House Museum as part of the Sankta Lucia Celebration. For more, call 652-5629, or visit www.oldswedes.org.

Dec 10: The Arts Marketplace at the Academy Art Museum in Easton hosts the Eastern Shore’s largest juried fine craft show, showcasing the finest in American craft—furniture, clothing, baskets, toys, jewelry and sculpture. For more, call (410) 822-8121, or visit www.art-academy.org.

Dec 31: Ring in the new year with family-friendly fun during First Night Wilmington in Rodney Square. For more, call 576-2100, or visit
www.ci.wilmington.de.us.

Historical Sites and Museums

Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village 866 N DuPont Hwy, Dover, 734-1618. Thousands of artifacts and restored buildings of Loockerman Landing Village explore 200 years of farming history.

www.agriculturalmuseum.org

Thru 2006: “The Dirt on Dirt: Secrets of the Soil”

Thru Jan 30: “Preserving the Landscape”

Dec 8-9: A Farmer’s Christmas

Delaware Center for Horticulture 1810 N Dupont St, Wilm, 658-6262. Every month the gallery features artists whose work represents the center’s focus of cultivating a greener community. www.dehort.org

Dec 1: Artist Reception

Delaware History Center 504 Market St, Wilm, 656-0637. Delaware History Museum, permanent exhibit “Distinctively Delaware” and Grandma’s Attic Kids Museum plus special exhibits.

Thru Jan 6: “Complex Relations: Delaware at the Time of First Contact.” On display in conjunction with the Lewes 375th anniversary, this exhibition explores the interaction between arriving European settlers and those living in what we now call Delaware. www.hsd.org

Thru Jan 6: “The Dansey Flag,” an exhibition featuring the only known Delaware regimental flag from the Revolutionary War.

Delaware State Museums 739-4266. Eight sites throughout the state open to the public free of charge: Delaware Archaeology Museum, Museum of Small Town Life, Delaware State Visitor Center, New Castle Court House Museum, John Dickinson Plantation, The State House, Johnson Victrola Museum, Zwaanendael Museum.
www.destatemuseums.org/default.shtml.

Thru July 31: “Fighting the Dragon: Firefighting in the State of Delaware” showcases the work of volunteer firefighters. At the Delaware Visitors Center and Galleries.

Dec 5-Jan 6: The Decorative Dessert Table at John Dickinson Plantation

The Franklin Institute Science Museum 222 N 20th St, Philadelphia, (215) 448-1200, www.fi.edu

Thru Dec 31: “Animal Grossology.” Visitors explore the more extreme aspects of zoology and natural science in this high-energy exhibit.

Thru Dec 31: “Darwin,” the most in-depth exhibition ever mounted on Charles Darwin.

Hagley Museum and Library Rt 141, Wilm., 658-2400. Hosts special events on Blacksmith Hill, the Powder Yard and tours of Eleutherian Mills. www.hagley.org

Thru Jan 1: Christmas at Hagley

Thru Jan 1: “A Most Useful Endeavor: School Girl Samplers

Historic Houses of Odessa Main St, Odessa, 378-4119. Dating back to the 18th century, the five Historic Houses of Odessa each have a unique history and purpose. www.historicodessa.org

Thru Dec 31: “Twelve Days of Christmas” tour

Longwood Gardens U.S. Rt 1 near Kennett Square, Pa, (610) 388-1000, (800) 737-5500. 1,050 acres of outdoor gardens and 20 indoor gardens, seasonal exhibits. www.longwoodgardens.org

Thru Jan 7: Christmas blooms at Longwood Gardens with thousands of poinsettias accented with amaryllis, narcissus, begonias, cyclamen, tulips, and many other flowers inside the 4.5-acre heated Conservatory. Outside more than 420,000 lights lit up the night sky in a colorful display.

National Constitution Center 535 Arch St, Independence Mall, Philadelphia, (215) 409-6600, www.constitutioncenter.org

Thru Jan 1: “9-11: A Nation Remembers,” an exhibition of original photographs by Jonathan Hyman

Read House and Garden 42 The Strand, New Castle, 322-8411. The 22-room Federal style home was built in 1801 by George Read, Jr. www.hsd.org

Thru Dec 31: Holiday Exhibition at the Read House & Gardens. Tour the house decorated for the holidays

Dec 9: Open for tours during Spirit of New Castle

Rockwood Park and Mansion South of Shipley Road on the Washington Street Extension, Wilm, 761-4340. www.rockwood.org

Thru Dec: Festival of Lights

Seaford Historical Society 203 High St, Seaford, 628-9828 or 628-9500. Owns and operates the historic Governor Ross Mansion and plantation and the Seaford Museum. Events include Victorian Teas, Riverfest, Towne and Country Fair, Victorian Christmas and Civil War encampments. www.seafordhistoricalsociety.com

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology 33rd and Spruce sts, Philadelphia, (215) 898-4000. Advances our understanding of world cultures through research and exhibitions. www.museum.upenn.edu

Thru Dec 31: “Trouble in Paradise: The Art of Polynesian Warfare”

Thru Feb 26: “Under European Eyes: Conquistadors and Arts of the New World”

Thru October 2007: “Amarna, Ancient Egypt’s Place in the Sun,” an exhibition about Tutankhamun’s boyhood home.

Wheaton Village 1501 Glasstown Road (Rt 55, Exit 26), Millville, NJ, (800) 998-4552. Galleries at Wheaton explore the art of glassblowing. www.wheatonvillage.org

Thru Dec 31: “Aartigianato Popolare: Italian folk Arts and Crafts” features traditional Italian arts and crafts including woodcarving, ceramics and porcelain, weaving, embroidery, dolls and more.

Winterthur, an American Country Estate Rt 52, (800) 448-3883 or 888-4600. A former du Pont family home with period rooms furnished with antiques and American decorative arts, special exhibits and manicured gardens, including the Enchanted Woods children’s garden.

www.winterthur.org

Jan 1: Yuletide at Winterthur

Thru Jan 7: “Fashion in Film: Period Costumes for the Screen”

Art Museums and Galleries

Biggs Museum of American Art 406 Federal St, Dover, 674-2111. Fourteen galleries house a collection of American fine and decorative arts including Frank E. Schoonover, the Peale family and the Janvier family, plus special exhibits. www.biggsmuseum.org

Thru Feb 25: Delaware Tall Case Clocks

Brandywine River Museum Rt 1, Chadds Ford, Pa, (610) 388-2700. Civil War-era grist mill houses works by the Wyeth family and American illustrators Howard Pyle and Maxfield Parrish. www.brandywinemuseum.org

Weekends thru Nov 5: Fall Harvest Market

Thru Jan 7: A Brandywine Christmas, featuring “The Imaginary Beasts of Royal Lacey Scoville,” 38 watercolors

Dec 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 26-30: Holiday Shops

Dec 2-3: Annual Critter Sale

Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Pkwy, Wilm, 571-9590. The museum’s recent redesign and expansion includes Delaware’s first sculpture park and two floors of new galleries housing distinguished collections of 19th- and 20th- century and contemporary American art and illustration. The museum’s collection of English Pre-Raphaelite art is currently on tour until spring 2007. www.delart.org

Thru Jan 7: “Building Books: The Art of David Macaulay.”

Thru Jan 7: “Precious Spaces: The Artist’s Studio in Miniature,” a display of miniatures that recreate the studios of famous artists.

Thru Feb 11: “From Raku to Ray Guns: Ceramics since 1960.” Contemporary ceramic artists use diverse techniques to create exquisite vessels and playful objects

Dec 6: Art After Hours: Jenifer Jackson

Dec 7: History of Architecture: “Renaissance and Baroque: Spatial Construction of Experience” with curator Joyce K. Schiller

Dec 13: Art After Hours: Cartoon Christmas Trio

Dec 14: History of Architecture: “Modern World: Skyscrapers to the Funky Forms of Frank Gehry” with curator Joyce K. Schiller

Dec 20: Art After Hours: Michael Hunter

Dec 27: Art After Hours: BDG All-Stars

Delaware College of Art and Design Toni and Stuart B. Young Gallery, 600 N Market St, Wilm, 622-8867. www.dcad.edu.

Thru Dec 18: “DCAD Collects:” works from faculty and staff.

DCCA 200 S Madison St, Wilm, 656-6466. Seven galleries house more than 30 exhibits each year, plus the 26 artists who have studios at the DCCA exhibit their works on a rotating monthly schedule. www.thedcca.org

Thru Dec 10: Seth Adelsberger, “Domino Overflo,” paintings, drawings, wall collages

Thru Jan 7, Morris Sato Studio, “Light Showers,” light-video installation

Thru Jan 7: “The Modern Seat: Selections from the Rymer Stakgold Collection,” chairs

Thru Feb 4: “The Painted Interior,” painted interior environments

Thru Feb 18: Claire Sherwood, sculptural installation

Dec 1-March 4: Julia Stratton, enameled cast-iron sculpture

Dec 15-Feb 4: Peter Williams

Dover Art League 21 W Loockerman St, Dover, 674-0402. Classes and monthly exhibits. www.doverart.org

Thru Dec. 23: Holiday Gift Show

Hardcastle Gallery Frederick’s County Center, 5714 Kennett Pike, Centreville, 655-5230.
www.hardcastlegallery.com

Dec 1-31: The ART of Gift Giving

Philadelphia Museum of Art Benjamin Franklin Pkwy at 26th St, Philadelphia, (215) 763-8100. The museum houses a large permanent collection, plus premiere exhibitions throughout the year. www.philamuseum.org

Thru Dec 31: “Tesoros/Treasures/Tesouros: The Arts in Latin America, 1492-1820,” works from throughout the Americas

Thru Jan 14: “Mexico and Modern Printmaking: A Revolution in the Graphic Arts, 1920–50”

Thru Spring:” Celebrate Korea: A Decade of Collecting”

Thru April 30: “Crouching Spider” by Louise Bourgeois, a gigantic sculpture in bronze and stainless steel.

Thru June: “Pop Art and Its Affinities,” features artists like Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and Claes Oldenburg

Thru Summer: “The Bizarre and the Beautiful: Silks of the 18th Century”

Rehoboth Art League 12 Dodds Lane, Rehoboth Beach, 227-8408. www.rehobothartleague.org

Thru March: Members’ Gallery exhibit

Somerville Manning Gallery Breck’s Mill,
101 Stone Block Row, Greenville, 652-0271.
www.somervillemanning.com

Thru Dec 20: Peter Sculthorpe: Recent Paintings

The Station Gallery 3922 Kennett Pike, Greenville, 654-8638. www.stationgallery.net

Dec 1-23: “Art Works for the Holidays” group show

University Gallery Main St and N College Ave, Newark, 831-822. www.museums.udel.edu

Thru Dec 15: “One on One: Image and Response” featuring selections from the Paul R. Jones Collection with responses of 20 writers

Thru Dec 10: “Visionary Anatomies”

Theater

Arden Theatre Company 40 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, (215) 922-1122. A professional regional theater company dedicated to presenting the greatest stories by the greatest storytellers of all time. www.ardentheatre.org

Thru Dec 3: “Crime and Punishment,” Dostoevsky’s famous tale of motive and murder.

The Ballet Theatre of Dover Schwartz Center for the Arts, Dover, 678–5152, 734–9717. The annual summer performance features dances from “Le Corsaire,” “Requiem” and “Swing Suite.” www.dancebtd.com

Dec 1-3: “The Nutcracker”

Brandywine Ballet Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, West Chester University, (610) 696-2711. www.brandywineballet.com

Dec 8-17: “The Nutcracker,” staged by Donna Muzio

Chapel Street Players 27 N Chapel St, Newark, 368-2248. Newark’s official community theater.
www.chapelstreetplayers.org

Dec 7-10: “Dear Santa”

Clear Space Productions Cape Henlopen High School “Little Theatre,” Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, Schwartz Center for the Arts, 644-3810. Presents theater and music events throughout the year, plus workshops and summer camps.
www.clearspaceproductions.org

Dec 5-10: “Scrooge!”

Delaware Theatre Company 200 Water St, Wilm, 594-1100. Delaware’s only professional resident company presents five plays each season. www.delawaretheatre.com

Dec 6-24: “Forever, Mr. Soul.” The world premiere of Kevin Ramsey’s tribute to Sam Cooke includes “You Send Me,” “Chain Gang,” “Cupid” and “Twisting the Night Away.”

DuPont Theatre Hotel du Pont, Wilm, 656-4401, (800) 338-0881. Broadway and national touring company productions come to Wilmington. www.duponttheatre.com

Dec 5-10: “Aida”

The New Candlelight Dinner Theatre 2208 Millers Road, Ardentown, 475-2313.

Thru Dec 23: “Beauty and the Beast,” the Disney stage spectacular, comes to Ardentown.

Pennsylvania Ballet Academy of Music, Broad and Locust sts, Merriam Theater, Avenue of the Arts and Broad St, Philadelphia, (215) 551-7000. Presents a season of innovative contemporary works and major productions of classical ballet like “Swan Lake” and “The Firebird.” www.paballet.org

Dec 9-31: “The Nutcracker”

The People’s Light & Theatre Company 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, Pa, (610) 644-3500. Presents a season of diverse classics and new works.
www.peopleslight.org

Thru Dec 1: “Robin Hood,” annual panto musical production

Possum Point Players At Possum Hall, Georgetown, info 856-3460, tickets 856-4560. Five annual productions plus children’s workshops.
www.possumpointplayers.org

Dec 1-10: “Possums Christmas Show”

Premier Centre for the Arts 27 Anderson St, Middletown, 378-1384. PCA offers a host of classes in the performing arts, plus concerts, recitals and full-scale musical theater productions. www.pca-de.com

Dec 1-17: “Beauty and the Beast.” The Disney tale comes to life on stage.

Second Street Players Riverfront Theatre, 2 S Walnut St, Milford, 422-0220. Performances on Friday and Saturday evenings, plus Sunday matinees.
www.secondstreetplayers.com

Thru Dec. 3: “An O. Henry Christmas”

Three Little Bakers Dinner Theatre 3540 Three Little Bakers Blvd, Wilm, 368-1616, (800) 368-3303. Presents the Broadway Series of musicals and headline entertainment. www.tlbinc.com

Thru Dec 30: Christmas Celebration 2006. TLB’s singers and dancers perform your favorite Christmas songs.

UD PTTP Hartshorn Hall, E Park Place and Academy St, Newark, 831-2204. University of Delaware’s Professional Theater Training Program. www.udel.edu/theatre

Thru Dec 15: George Bernard Shaw’s “Misalliance,” a comedy about uninvited guests, the superiority of the female sex and the madness of love.

Thru Dec 10: A Flea in Her Ear. The French bedroom farce of passion and misunderstandings.

Thru Dec 16: “Mary Stuart” tells the story of Queen Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots.

Walnut Street Theatre 825 Walnut St, Philadelphia, (215) 574-3550. www.wstonline.org America’s oldest theater has a long tradition of producing classic plays and American musicals.

Thru Jan 7: “42nd Street,” the musical comedy tale of a Broadway hopeful who lands her first job

Wilma Theater 265 S Broad St, Philadelphia, (215) 546-STAGE. Productions explore the complexities of modern life with challenging stories and themes.
www.wilmatheater.org

Dec 6-Jan 7: “My Children! My Africa!” Athol Fugard’s poetic work about a humble teacher who inspires students in 1984 South Africa.

Wilmington Drama League 10 W Lea Blvd, Wilm, 764-1172. The all-volunteer league presents quality productions of musicals, plays and special events. www.wdl.org

Dec 8-29: “A Christmas Story.” Will Ralphie get his air rifle for Christmas?

Music

Arden Gild Hall 2126 The Highway, Arden, 475-3126. Hosts a variety of Arden events and brings in an eclectic blend of world music. www.ardenclub.com

Dec 1 Contra Dance

Dec 6: Lura, Cape Verde Afropop - Afro-Latin rhythms and glorious vocals

Dec 13: Square Dancing

Dec 20: Israeli Dancing

Belle Voix Grace Methodist Church, 9th and West sts, Wilm, 478-3432. Formerly the Madrigal Singers of Wilmington

Dec 3: Christmas Echoes II winter concert

Bellevue State Park 800 Carr Rd, Wilm, 761-6965. Music in the Mansion concert series.

www.destateparks.com

Dec 10: Variations on “A Christmas Carol” Christmas With Opus One Vocal Jazz

Brandywine Friends of Old Time Music Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall, 420 Willa Road, Newark, 475-3454. www.brandywinefriends.org

Dec 8: Shenandoah Blue

Chaddsford Winery 632 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, (610) 388-6221. Combines wine tasting, gourmet picnics and live music for their Summer Nights Under the Stars concert series and special events.

www.chaddsford.com

Dec 2-3: Holiday Open House

Cooldog Concert Series Clayton A house concert series bringing independent musicians to Kent County.
www.cooldogconcerts.com

Dec 31: New Year’s Eve with The Dreamsicles

Curtis Institute of Music 1726 Locust St, Philadelphia, (215) 893-7902. Watch tomorrow’s star musicians and celebrated alumni in concert. www.curtis.edu

Dec 6: The Curtis Chamber Orchestra: Beethoven’s “Leonore Overture,” No. 1, Violin Concerto and Symphony No. 8; Otto-Werner Mueller, conductor, Timothy Fain, violin.

Dec 9, 10: The Curtis Opera Theatre: “The Audition,” a singing theater event loosely based on Mozart’s Impresario.

Delaware Friends of Folk W.T. Smithers, 140 S State St, Dover and Wesley College Underground, 120 N State St, Dover, 465-0805. Hosts monthly Celtic Sessions, Coffee Houses and Pick-Ins.

www.delfolk.org

Dec 16: Coffeehouse, open mic

First & Central Presbyterian Church 1101 Market St, Wilm, 654-5371. Thursday Noontime Concerts, half-hour concerts for the downtown business crowd begin at 12:30. www.fandc.org

Dec 2: Chancel Choir of First & Central, David Schelat, conductor “Christmas at First & Central”

Dec 7: Cartoon Christmas Trio plays music from “A Charlie Brown Christmas”

Dec 14: Center City Chorale “Christmas Memories”

Grand Opera House 818 N Market St, Wilm,
652-5577, (800) 37-GRAND. A full season of music, dance and comedy by nationally renowned performers. www.grandopera.org

Dec 1: Ahmad Jamal

Dec 3: “Go Tell It on the Mountain” The Blind Boys of Alabama Christmas Show

Dec 14: Christmas From Dublin

Dec 29: Stars of Doo Wop: Kenny Vance and the Plantones, Milton Love, Barbara Harris, Johnny Maestro

HildaMan Choral The Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew & Matthew, 8th and Shipley sts, Wilm, 368-0407.

Dec 3: 27th Annual Holiday Concert

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts Verizon Hall, Perelman Theater and The Academy of Music; Broad and Locust sts, Philadelphia, (215) 893-1999. Brings national musicians and performers to the area through a variety of programs and performance series. www.kimmelcenter.org

Dec 1: Sonny Rollins with Clifton Anderson, Stephen Scott, Bob Cranshaw, Perry Wilson and Kimati Dinizulu

Dec 2: Mellon Jazz Up Close: The Roots of Jazz: The Blues with Henry Butler and Corey Harris

Dec 3: Vienna Choir Boys

Dec 10: Sing-Along Messiah

Dec 17: Kimmel Center 5th Anniversary Celebration

Dec 29: Silent Films with Organ: Laurel & Hardy Favorites, Speedy, The Phantom of the Opera

Longwood Gardens Rt 1 near Kennett Square, Pa, (610) 388-1000, (800) 737-5500. Carillon concerts throughout the year plus special performances.
www.longwoodgardens.org

Dec 1-23: Organ Sing-Alongs

Dec 1-31: Ice Skating

Dec 1: Madrigal Singers of Wilmington

Dec 2: The Cherokee High School Girls Traveling Choir

Dec 3: The Chopped Liver River Band of Congregation Shaarai Shomayim

Dec 4: Unionville High School Chorale

Dec 5: Temple University Concert Choir

Dec 6: Reverberations Handbell Choir

Dec 7: Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School Chorale

Dec 8: The Bel Canto Children’s Chorus

Dec 9: Dingman Delaware Children’s Choir

Dec 10: A Cappella Pops

Dec 11: ChildrenSong of New Jersey

Dec 12: The Madrigal Singers & Belles of Cherry Hill High School East

Dec 13: Abington Choral Club

Dec 14: Westminster Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir

Dec 15: The Voices of Gwynedd

Dec 16: Wheatland Chorale

Dec 17: The Wilmington Handbell Ensemble

Dec 18: Great Valley Middle School Select Chorus

Dec 19: Cor Cymraeg Rehoboth

Dec 20: Haddonfield Memorial High School Madrigal Singers

Dec 21: First Presbyterian Church Carillon Ringers

Dec 22: Upper Darby High School Encore Singers

Dec 23: Nothing But Treble

New Ark Chorale United Methodist Church 69 E Main St, Newark. Michael Larkin conducts the 30th anniversary season. 368-4946.

Dec 16: A Ceremony of Carols featuring Britten’s
“Ceremony of Carols”

Newark Symphony Orchestra The Independence School, Papermill Road, Newark, 369-3466. Presents a symphony series and concert series in Newark. www.newarksymphony.org

Dec 17: Holiday Concert

Penn Presents Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Zellerbach Theatre, Irvine Auditorium and Harold Prince Theatre; Philadelphia, (215

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January 2018

Flakey, decadent, and oh so sweet-- What better way to celebrate National Pie Day than with a fresh baked pie from Linvilla Orchards. All pies will be $5 off the entire weekend. For over 40 years...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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January 2 – 27 Winter Group Show A rotating group show featuring an eclectic mix of artwork including oil paintings, pastels, ornamental boxes, art glass and jewelry. Custom Framing and Gift...

Cost: free

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-654-8638
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Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Chase Center on the Riverfront
Justinson Street
Wilmington , DE
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Telephone: 302-286-5704
Contact Name: Denise Griffin
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On Sundays, we brunch. Imagine your best ever brunch experience. Now add some local flair, an award-winning culinary team, and a modernly chic ambiance in a brand new gastropub. On Sundays from...

Cost: varies

Where:
Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
100 Continental Dr.
Newark, DE  19713
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Sponsor: Market Kitchen & Bar
Telephone: 302.631.1551
Contact Name: Katie McNally
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The Philly Home Show will inspire your inner HGTV star at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia from January 12-15 and 19-21. The show will feature highly-interactive exhibits...

Cost: 13

Where:
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA  19107
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     December 19, 2018   FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Dave Ruffner Rehoboth Beach Film Society 107 Truitt Ave., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 302-645-9095,...

Cost: $18-$20

Where:
Cinema Art Theater
17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
Lewes, DE
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Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
Telephone: 302-645-9095
Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
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The Lighthouse Inc., Church will be holding a revival themed "Broken and Spilled Out Glory Encounter". The revival will start on Monday January 15, 2018 at 7 pm and will run through...

Cost: free

Where:
The Lighthouse Inc., Church
6 South Railroad Avenue
Wyoming, DE  19934
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Sponsor: The Lighthouse Inc., Church
Telephone: 302-697-1472
Contact Name: Christopher Gore
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Show glides through life of professional figure skater Randy Gardner with help from Tai Babilonia and Dorothy Hamill. Wilmington, DE—“It ain’t no Ice Capades,” Randy...

Where:
200 Water St.
Wilmington
, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Carolina Millard
Telephone: 302-594-1100, ext. 215

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The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Flakey, decadent, and oh so sweet-- What better way to celebrate National Pie Day than with a fresh baked pie from Linvilla Orchards. All pies will be $5 off the entire weekend. For over 40 years...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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January 2 – 27 Winter Group Show A rotating group show featuring an eclectic mix of artwork including oil paintings, pastels, ornamental boxes, art glass and jewelry. Custom Framing and Gift...

Cost: free

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-654-8638
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On January 22nd and 24th Coastal Audiology in Millsboro, DE will be providing FREE HEARING SCREENINGS and will have a visiting specialist explaining the LATEST in DIGITAL HEARING TECHNOLOGY! ...

Cost: free

Where:
Coastal Audiology
32034 Long Neck Road
Millsboro, DE  19966
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Telephone: 302-316-0525
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Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Chase Center on the Riverfront
Justinson Street
Wilmington , DE
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Telephone: 302-286-5704
Contact Name: Denise Griffin
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     December 19, 2018   FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Dave Ruffner Rehoboth Beach Film Society 107 Truitt Ave., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 302-645-9095,...

Cost: $18-$20

Where:
Cinema Art Theater
17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
Lewes, DE
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Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
Telephone: 302-645-9095
Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
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Notbybreadalone Ministries presents Feeding the Hungry Outreach. All are welcome to come and partake of food, fun and fellowship. Those who desire a better way of life through Jesus Christ are...

Cost: Free

Where:
2nd and 3rd Streets
Wilmington, DE  19801


Sponsor: Notbybreadalone Outreach Ministries
Telephone: 442-0440
Contact Name: Ministers Wayne and Stephanie Dumpson
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Every year about 650,000 people are released from incarceration in the USA. Statistically, most of them will be unemployed a year later, and two-thirds will be rearrested within three years. This...

Cost: Free

Where:
Wilmington Public Library
10 E. 10th St.
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Show glides through life of professional figure skater Randy Gardner with help from Tai Babilonia and Dorothy Hamill. Wilmington, DE—“It ain’t no Ice Capades,” Randy...

Where:
200 Water St.
Wilmington
, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Carolina Millard
Telephone: 302-594-1100, ext. 215

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January 2 – 27 Winter Group Show A rotating group show featuring an eclectic mix of artwork including oil paintings, pastels, ornamental boxes, art glass and jewelry. Custom Framing and Gift...

Cost: free

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-654-8638
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On January 23rd, 25th, and 26th Seaford Audiology in Seaford, DE will be providing FREE HEARING SCREENINGS and will have a visiting specialist explaining the LATEST in DIGITAL HEARING TECHNOLOGY! ...

Cost: free

Where:
Seaford Audiology
24488 Sussex Highway, Suite 4
Seaford, DE  19973
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On January 22nd and 24th Coastal Audiology in Millsboro, DE will be providing FREE HEARING SCREENINGS and will have a visiting specialist explaining the LATEST in DIGITAL HEARING TECHNOLOGY! ...

Cost: free

Where:
Coastal Audiology
32034 Long Neck Road
Millsboro, DE  19966
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Telephone: 302-316-0525
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Flakey, decadent, and oh so sweet-- What better way to celebrate National Pie Day than with a fresh baked pie from Linvilla Orchards. All pies will be $5 off the entire weekend. For over 40 years...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Linvilla Orchards
137 W Knowlton Rd
Media, PA  19063
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Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Chase Center on the Riverfront
Justinson Street
Wilmington , DE
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Telephone: 302-286-5704
Contact Name: Denise Griffin
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     December 19, 2018   FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Dave Ruffner Rehoboth Beach Film Society 107 Truitt Ave., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 302-645-9095,...

Cost: $18-$20

Where:
Cinema Art Theater
17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
Lewes, DE
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Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
Telephone: 302-645-9095
Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
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Cost: $75.00

Where:
Cab Calloway School Theatre
100 N DuPont Rd
Wilmington, DE  19805
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Sponsor: DE Theatre Co & Cab Calloway Fund
Telephone: 302-547-4543
Contact Name: Kelly Furman
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Show glides through life of professional figure skater Randy Gardner with help from Tai Babilonia and Dorothy Hamill. Wilmington, DE—“It ain’t no Ice Capades,” Randy...

Where:
200 Water St.
Wilmington
, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Carolina Millard
Telephone: 302-594-1100, ext. 215

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On January 22nd and 24th Coastal Audiology in Millsboro, DE will be providing FREE HEARING SCREENINGS and will have a visiting specialist explaining the LATEST in DIGITAL HEARING TECHNOLOGY! ...

Cost: free

Where:
Coastal Audiology
32034 Long Neck Road
Millsboro, DE  19966
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Telephone: 302-316-0525
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On January 23rd, 25th, and 26th Seaford Audiology in Seaford, DE will be providing FREE HEARING SCREENINGS and will have a visiting specialist explaining the LATEST in DIGITAL HEARING TECHNOLOGY! ...

Cost: free

Where:
Seaford Audiology
24488 Sussex Highway, Suite 4
Seaford, DE  19973
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January 2 – 27 Winter Group Show A rotating group show featuring an eclectic mix of artwork including oil paintings, pastels, ornamental boxes, art glass and jewelry. Custom Framing and Gift...

Cost: free

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-654-8638
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Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Chase Center on the Riverfront
Justinson Street
Wilmington , DE
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Telephone: 302-286-5704
Contact Name: Denise Griffin
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FREE COMMUNITY EVENT: MID-WEEK WORD REFRESHER Come join us at the Mid-Week Word Refresher every Wednesday at Faith Victory Christian Center from 11:00am - 12:00pm. Refreshments will be...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Faith Victory Christian Center
301 Commonwealth Avenue
Claymont, DE  19703
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Sponsor: Faith Victory Christian Center
Telephone: 302.354.6726
Contact Name: Alvin Walker
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Join DCH, New Castle Conservation District staff, and Delaware Cooperative Extension to grow and learn together through an entire season! Classes are designed for a beginner, but seasoned gardeners...

Cost: $20 members; $30 non-members

Where:
Delaware Center for Horticulture
1810 N. Dupont Street
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Sponsor: Delaware Center for Horticulture
Telephone: (302) 658-6262
Contact Name: Ruth Arias
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Why not garden deliberately for the winter season? Bring together a succession of winter flowers for color and fragrance to create a dynamic scene against a backdrop of evergreens, colored stems,...

Cost: UDBG Friends: $95/series or $35/class; Nonmembers: $125/series or $45/class

Where:
132 Townsend Hall on UD's South Campus
531 South College Avenue
Newark, DE  19716
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Sponsor: University of Delaware Botanic Gardens
Telephone: (302) 831-4188
Contact Name: Valann Budischak
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Clearing the mind and learning to think not thinking is Zen awareness. Taking the appropriate action in this moment is Zen. Once you know this in your body, walking, standing, sitting down,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark
420 Willa Road
Newark, DE  19711
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Sponsor: UUFN
Telephone: 302.368.2984
Contact Name: Richard Field
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The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Show glides through life of professional figure skater Randy Gardner with help from Tai Babilonia and Dorothy Hamill. Wilmington, DE—“It ain’t no Ice Capades,” Randy...

Where:
200 Water St.
Wilmington
, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Carolina Millard
Telephone: 302-594-1100, ext. 215

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January 2 – 27 Winter Group Show A rotating group show featuring an eclectic mix of artwork including oil paintings, pastels, ornamental boxes, art glass and jewelry. Custom Framing and Gift...

Cost: free

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-654-8638
Website »

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On January 23rd, 25th, and 26th Seaford Audiology in Seaford, DE will be providing FREE HEARING SCREENINGS and will have a visiting specialist explaining the LATEST in DIGITAL HEARING TECHNOLOGY! ...

Cost: free

Where:
Seaford Audiology
24488 Sussex Highway, Suite 4
Seaford, DE  19973
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Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Chase Center on the Riverfront
Justinson Street
Wilmington , DE
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Telephone: 302-286-5704
Contact Name: Denise Griffin
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Nanticoke Memorial Hospital will hold a heart failure support group on Thursday, January 25 from noon to 2:00 pm in the Nursing Conference Room. This free support group is designed for individuals...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
801 Middleford Road
Seaford, DE  19973
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Telephone: 302-629-6611 x2428

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More than 50,000 books for sale!  Thursday, 1/26 is for Friends members only ($10 memberships available at the door).  Friday from 9-9; Saturday from 9-5.  On Sunday (9-3), we supply and you...

Cost: $10.00 on Thursday; no cost on Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Where:
Hockessin Memorial Hall
610 Yorklyn Road
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Does the name Wellshire ring a bell? Their meats are carried nationwide in all Whole Foods and are the meats for all Trader Joes.  University and Whist Club will be holding a six-course dinner...

Cost: $90 per person

Where:
University and Whist Club
805 N Broom St
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Sponsor: University and Whist Club
Telephone: 302-658-5125

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A wine dinner to appreciate the country's best-known wine region, California!  Join us for this 4-course exploration of terrific food and delicious wines.  We'll be pairing Chef Michael Heaps'...

Cost: 75.00 per person, plus service fee

Where:
Harry's Savoy Ballroom
2020 Naamans Road
Wilmington, DE  19810
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Sponsor: Harry's Hospitality Group
Telephone: 302-475-3000
Contact Name: Riley Quinn
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The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Show glides through life of professional figure skater Randy Gardner with help from Tai Babilonia and Dorothy Hamill. Wilmington, DE—“It ain’t no Ice Capades,” Randy...

Where:
200 Water St.
Wilmington
, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Carolina Millard
Telephone: 302-594-1100, ext. 215

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On January 23rd, 25th, and 26th Seaford Audiology in Seaford, DE will be providing FREE HEARING SCREENINGS and will have a visiting specialist explaining the LATEST in DIGITAL HEARING TECHNOLOGY! ...

Cost: free

Where:
Seaford Audiology
24488 Sussex Highway, Suite 4
Seaford, DE  19973
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January 2 – 27 Winter Group Show A rotating group show featuring an eclectic mix of artwork including oil paintings, pastels, ornamental boxes, art glass and jewelry. Custom Framing and Gift...

Cost: free

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE  19807
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Telephone: 302-654-8638
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Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages...

Cost: Free to Members, $5 per child and one adult free for Non-Members

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Chase Center on the Riverfront
Justinson Street
Wilmington , DE
View map »


Telephone: 302-286-5704
Contact Name: Denise Griffin
Website »

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More than 50,000 books for sale!  Thursday, 1/26 is for Friends members only ($10 memberships available at the door).  Friday from 9-9; Saturday from 9-5.  On Sunday (9-3), we supply and you...

Cost: $10.00 on Thursday; no cost on Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Where:
Hockessin Memorial Hall
610 Yorklyn Road
Hockessin, DE  19707
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lease join Cecil Land Trust for its first annual Robert Burns Supper, a local foods dinner in celebration of the “Gift of Good Land” on January 26, 2018 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Ed Walls...

Cost: $40 per adult

Where:
Fair Hill NRMA, ED Walls Bldg
300 Tawes Drive
off 273 West of Newark
Elkton, MD  21921
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Sponsor: Cecil Land Trust
Telephone: 410-441-3717
Contact Name: Beth Burnam
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Meeting every Friday, Bayhealth Kent General Hospital, 640 s. State Street, Dover, 7:30 pm., Private Dining Room #3 in the basement. For those who have, or think they may have a gambling problem....

Cost: 0.00

Where:
Bayhealth Kent General Hospital
640 S. State Street
Private Dining Room #3
Dover, DE  19901
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Telephone: 800-855-2CALLGA
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The new year brings us "Disaster!" - the epic disaster movie musical spoof, chock full of everyone’s favorite 70’s pop songs.  Shows are at 8pm on January 26 and 27, and February 2 and 3. ...

Cost: $12-$20

Where:
Wilmington Drama League
10 West Lea Blvd.
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Wilmington Drama League
Telephone: 302-764-1172
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Show glides through life of professional figure skater Randy Gardner with help from Tai Babilonia and Dorothy Hamill. Wilmington, DE—“It ain’t no Ice Capades,” Randy...

Where:
200 Water St.
Wilmington
, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Carolina Millard
Telephone: 302-594-1100, ext. 215

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The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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January 2 – 27 Winter Group Show A rotating group show featuring an eclectic mix of artwork including oil paintings, pastels, ornamental boxes, art glass and jewelry. Custom Framing and Gift...

Cost: free

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-654-8638
Website »

More information

Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Chase Center on the Riverfront
Justinson Street
Wilmington , DE
View map »


Telephone: 302-286-5704
Contact Name: Denise Griffin
Website »

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Learn about the importance of foundations and structural loads as you build a trophy that supports a ball. Visitors of all ages are invited to discover solutions to science and engineering...

Cost: Free with admission; Adults: $14, Children 6-14: $5, Children 5 and under: Free

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE  19807
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More than 50,000 books for sale!  Thursday, 1/26 is for Friends members only ($10 memberships available at the door).  Friday from 9-9; Saturday from 9-5.  On Sunday (9-3), we supply and you...

Cost: $10.00 on Thursday; no cost on Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Where:
Hockessin Memorial Hall
610 Yorklyn Road
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Website »

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Rosemary Bailey from San Diego, California is an engaging popular artist in her premier performance at the Dickinson Theatre Organ Society.  She is the consummate musician whose playing ability...

Cost: $20 Adults, $10 Students, Groups Call 302-995-2603

Where:
John Dickinson High School
1801 Miltown Road
Wilmington, DE  19808
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Sponsor: Dickinson Theatre Organ Society
Telephone: 302-995-2603
Contact Name: Bob Dilworth
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The new year brings us "Disaster!" - the epic disaster movie musical spoof, chock full of everyone’s favorite 70’s pop songs.  Shows are at 8pm on January 26 and 27, and February 2 and 3. ...

Cost: $12-$20

Where:
Wilmington Drama League
10 West Lea Blvd.
Wilmington, DE  19802
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Sponsor: Wilmington Drama League
Telephone: 302-764-1172
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This January, ’70s soul crooners The O’Jays, will bring their favorite hits to Philadelphia. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famers will entertain fans with their famous “Philly Soul” sound in the...

Cost: $69-$89

Where:
SugarHouse Casino
1001 N. Delaware Ave
Philadelphia, PA  19125
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The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

Cost: Free with Museum admission

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
View map »

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Show glides through life of professional figure skater Randy Gardner with help from Tai Babilonia and Dorothy Hamill. Wilmington, DE—“It ain’t no Ice Capades,” Randy...

Where:
200 Water St.
Wilmington
, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Carolina Millard
Telephone: 302-594-1100, ext. 215

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