The Beautiful You Special

See the big salon and spa guide, plus four fantastic makeovers and the insider's guide to styling for men, salon shopping and inexpensive service.



Deborah Boland (left) and JoJami Tyler (right) help bring out the beauty of Stephanie Mason. Photograph by Luigi CiuffetelliMakeovers arranged by the Fabulous Over 40 Team: JoJami Tyler, Deborah Boland and Carroll Laurence


Behind every successful woman, there’s a messy closet, a bad hair day and sequined jacket with shoulder pads from the ’80s. JoJami Tyler and Deborah Boland of www.fabulousafter40.com are at their service. The duo, with Carroll Laurence, arranged the makeovers on these pages. The style mavens have come to the rescue of many women trying to balance work, style and family. “I really love to work with women,” Tyler says. “Some need help when they get stuck in a rut, so my goal is to keep them looking good.” Tyler specializes in fashion tips, closet design and personal presentation. “Your wardrobe is all about you, so it has to be unique and it has to make you feel good.” Among her personal style staples are scarves, a tube of lipstick and Spanx shapewear. The makeovers in this issue are Tyler’s efforts to reintroduce women to their feminine sides and to spend more time on themselves. The results, she says, need no explanation.“Look at their beautiful smiles,” she says. “Their self-confidence has come back, and they’re such beautiful ladies.”
 

Joelle NorwoodAfter photograph by Luigi Ciuffetelli

Before photograph by Luigi Ciuffetelli

Joelle Norwood, 54, of Rehoboth Beach is a TV director and producer who owns her own production company in Washington, D.C., Air Waves Inc., whose clients include “Entertainment Tonight” and “Rachael Ray.” Joelle is always on the run, so she wanted a look that was new but simple. Thé Medspa in Lewes gave Joelle an easy, beautiful new look. Stylist Kyla McIlvaine gave Joelle a cut she called “a modern twist to the graduated bob,” to create a slimming look. McIlvaine used four shades of brown and highlighted the hair around Joelle’s face to add dimension. Stylist Karen Smith wanted Joelle to look youthful and natural without using much makeup, so she chose light, peachy tones to create a natural effect. She applied brown shades to Joelle’s eyes and added white to her eyelids. Joelle also underwent spa treatments with Botox to make her look well rested and youthful. Joelle’s clothing and jewelry are from Carltons Mens and Ladies Apparel in Rehoboth Beach.
 

 

After photograph by Luigi Ciuffetelli

Before photograph by Luigi CiuffetelliStephanie Mason

For Stephanie Mason, 31, of Newark, a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army, combat boots and camouflage did little to enhance her petite frame and beautiful skin tone. Donning sweat clothes and an Army-issue haircut was enough for the Mason family to stage an intervention. “I had just come back from Kuwait and didn’t know until the day of the makeover what was going on,” Stephanie says. With her stepsister’s wedding coming, Stephanie wanted to hang on to as much hair as possible. “She wanted to look like a girl,” says stylist Denise Mackrell of Joseph Anthony Retreat Spa and Salon in Concordville, Pennsylvania. “She has a beautiful oval face shape and great skin tone, so we added rich color to give her some movement.” Makeup artist Michelle Klinger swept plum hues across her eyelids to bring out her “big, beautiful green eyes” and layered on black mascara for a feminine, flirty look. A hint of bronzer brought out the warmth in Stephanie’s skin to give her an all-over glow. “My family always said I was a pretty girl, but I knew I didn’t look like it,” Mason says. “Now I finally do.” Stephanie’s wardrobe comes from Flirt in Wilmington.
 

Laura DayAfter photograph by Luigi CiuffetelliBefore photograph by Luigi Ciuffetelli

For Laura Day, 35, of Newark, style had taken a back seat to hectic schedules at home and work. “I neglect myself, I’m always working, I have two kids, and I’d rather put the $100 for a haircut and makeup away for my kids’ college educations,” she says. So she received a flattering new ’do from Elayne James Salon in Greenville. “We gave her bangs for a more youthful look and they also frame her face really well,” stylist Jenn Stein says. Layers were cut to give movement. Warm highlights were added to compliment Laura’s skin tone. Colorist Jessica Barbato from the Elayne James Salon in Middletown used piecey highlights that would blend well, even after the hair has grown out. To bring out Day’s features, Laura Mercier cosmetics were applied to her cheeks, lips and eyes. “We really wanted to give her a fresh, pretty, everyday look that would brighten her face,” says Christi Miller, owner of Houppette boutique in Greenville. Though her physical transformation is dramatic, the emotional effects are sure to be long lasting. “I learned to slow down and take time for myself because I knew I really needed it,” Laura says. Her wardrobe is from Lady’s Image in Wilmington.
 

After photograph by Luigi CiuffetelliBefore photograph by Luigi CiuffetelliJackie Ivy

Jackie Ivy, 38, is an architect from Wilmington. She is also co-founder of onebravechick.com and mother to two adopted children, so finding the time to keep her look up to date has been a challenge. Stylists at the Salon Pasca in Wilmington gave Jackie a chic new look that complements her creative career and personality. Stylist Natasha Latina added long blonde extensions to Jackie’s former short bob, allowing her to feel the hair below her shoulders. Latina used a darker blonde underneath and bleached the top to create a contrast and add body to Jackie’s fine, silky hair. Stylist Rebecca Reed-Old applied GLO mineral makeup to make her skin appear smoother and younger. She used light, summery colors to match Jackie’s outfit and hair. Jackie’s clothing, jewelry and Kare James handbag came from Ellie Boutique in Greenville. The most shocking, but wonderful, change for Jackie was her hair. “It took me a good two or three days to realize it was me,” she says. “I felt out of my skin.”
 

Ginny Rodgers of Studio One Eleven Salon & Day Spa for Men gives a customer the treatment. Photograph courtesy brandywinealist.comShave and a Haircut

Plus facials and “manis.” Men, you don’t have to go metro to enjoy the salon. Here are a few just for you.

Feeling secure in your manhood, but still looking for a little pampering? “Men are paying more attention to themselves and attitudes are changing because men have to sell themselves in their industries,” says Jeffrey Straub, business director for Bad Hair Day? Herein, male-oriented salons that offer nail care, facials, massage—even a paraffin waxing. Don’t worry. You can still get a basic haircut, too.
Studio One Eleven Salon & Day Spa for Men (111 W. 11th St., Wilmington, 225-8365) is the only spa in the Wilmington area that offers a straight razor shave, including pre-shave oil, hot towel, light facial massage and after-shave treatment. On one recent Sunday, five members of a groom’s party took full advantage. “If I weren’t the groom, I wouldn’t have thought to get it done,” says Eric Landis, of Media, Pennsylvania. “I guess it’s more acceptable if you’re a girl, but, I have to admit, it’s nice.” The salon also gives haircuts, beard and mustache trims, waxing, facials, complimentary chair massages, as well as wine and cheese nights on Tuesdays and Thursdays. And how many salons boast a miniature putting green?
Since 2002, Philly staple Style of Man (1007 N. Orange St., Wilmington, 984-1902) has helped Wilmington men revamp and redo. Owner Kathy Thomas says the days of the barbershop are done, but you can get one thing at Style of Man that you can’t have done at a salon: straight-razor cuts and shaves. Only barbers—not cosmetologists—are licensed to perform the service.
When a man gets his first pedicure, he may feel a little insecure. So to promote relaxation, Kaytie Soyka, manager of the boardwalk location of Bad Hair Day? (17314 North Village Main Blvd., The Villages of Five Points, Lewes, 644-4247; 46 Lake Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 226-4247; 101 N. Boardwalk in the Atlantic Sands Hotel, Rehoboth Beach, 227-7263), hands him a Dogfish Head ale and a magazine. It usually does the trick. “Sometimes they come in with their heads down,” Soyka says. “Once they sit down and realize they don’t have to put pink nail polish on their toes, they’re OK. You’re taking away their calluses, cleaning their toes, cutting their toenails and giving them a great massage.” Facials are also available.
You won’t find nail care or facials at Janaids, The Salon for Men (331 W. Loockerman St., Dover, 736-0508), but it does offer texturizers, haircuts and dye jobs. “A lot of guys go for it. It’s the norm now,” says owner Janaid Kareem. Before they would whisper for a dye, and we’d take them to a private room. Now they do it right on the main floor while talking about the football game.” —Michele Besso
 

The boutique at Pagavé is stocked with a large assortment of unique women’s accessories.Attention, Salon Shopper

There’s more than hair care products. There are also great gifts and accessories. Start here.

Walk into Bad Hair Day? (North Village Main Boulevard, Lewes, 644-4247; 45 Lake Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-7263; and 101 N. Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach, 226-4247) and you’ll notice more than hair stations. The salon also offers hats, jackets, and T-shirts, as well as The Head Trip head massager and Aveda’s Personal Blends line of customizable personal care products.
Salon Pasca (512 Greenhill Ave., Wilmington, 428-1388) sells zebra-print handbags from Diva Designs, jeweled French barrettes from Medusa’s Heirlooms, and sparkling necklaces from Lauren-Spencer and Jan Michaels of San Francisco.
Pagavé in Independence Mall (1601 Concord Pike, Suite 35, Wilmington, 765-0134) offers great women’s accessories. The shop’s boutique is filled with scarves, belts, sunglasses, copies of Chanel and Tiffany jewelry from Manhattan-based Izumi Designs, and beaded evening bags from DaiDo in New York. The boutique also sells jewelry by Wilmington’s Gemini Designs and handbags by Savvy.
The Just Desserts café at Trilogy Salon and Day Spa (1200 Kirkwood Hwy., Newark, 292-3511) lets customers pre-order a snack or meal for their appointments.
Looking to boost your wellness? Heather’s Holistic Health (1169 Walker Road, Dover, 678-3433) sells skin care products by Bionet, A Natural Difference, and SkinCeuticals, as well as vitamin supplements and yoga mats.     —Katie Ginder-Vogel
 

Future salon professionals offer a full range of services at Paul Mitchell partner schools.Cutting Prices

It doesn’t take a whole lot of money to get great hair. Students and their teachers are ready to help.

So $35 for a mere cut at the salon seems steep these days, and you don’t quite care for the high-volume bargain cutteries. There are alternatives. Cosmetology and beauty academies offer cuts, colors and, most important, low prices. Unsure about entrusting your tresses to a student? Remember: They work under the supervision of pros.  
The Delaware Academy (1420 Pulaski Hwy., Newark, 832-8418) is a Paul Mitchell partner school that offers full salon amenities performed by future professionals. Haircuts start at $10, coloring at $25. The academy even offers super conditioning treatments, and a T3 experience ($10 and $12, respectively). Walk-ins are welcome Tuesday through Friday. Appointments recommended on Saturdays.
The Delaware Learning Institute of Cosmetology (U.S. 113 Box 144D, Dagsboro, 732-6704) is a full-service salon open to the public Tuesday through Friday. There’s no need to make an appointment here, as they take walk-ins only.  Haircuts start at $7, coloring at $23, and chemical services such as perms start at $28.  
Pressley Beauty Academy Inc. (1487 S. Governors Ave., Dover, 734-9853) offers shampoo, cut and style for—ready?—only $15. Chemical services start at $30. This Kent County classic is open Monday through Friday.
Schilling Douglas School of Hair Design (70 Amstel Ave., Newark, 737-5100) is the place if you’re looking for experience. The establishment just celebrated its 30th year in cosmetology education—and some of its staff has been there from the start.  Walk-ins only are welcomed Monday through Saturday. A bonus: Unlike most beauty schools, which are open only during the day, Schilling Douglas has evening hours on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Haircuts, including shampoo and blow dry, are only $8.50, and color services start around $30.  —Deanna Candeloro

 

Everything Salon

All the beta you need on the A-list places.  by Emily Riley

Bad Hair Day?
45 Lake Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 226-1407
101 N. Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach, 227-7236
Clientele: This high-end salon attracts a high-end crowd
Chairs: 14
Stylists: 19
Rooms: 3
Aestheticians-Therapists: 17
Salon Services: Cuts, color, perms, waves, straightening, extensions, lash extensions, lash tinting, makeup application, brow tinting
Spa Service: laser hair removal, manicure and pedicure, spa manicure and pedicure, waxing, acrylic nails, facials, reflexology, yoga, hot stone massage, reiki, ear candling, microdermabrasion, photorejuvenation, body wraps, body scrubs, and shower treatments.
Package Sampler: Everything is personalized a la carte style, says manager Joe Pyle
Product Lines: Aveda is the primary line, but Tigi S-Factor is also used and Dermalogica is used for skin treatments.
Fall Looks: Owner and founder Lewis Drexel Davison says that a return to natural beauty and a “less is more” attitude will be seen throughout the fall.
Look 10 years Younger: Sometimes, opposites do attract. Davison says that identifying a style rut is the first step and perhaps doing the exact opposite is key to looking more youthful.

Beauty at the Beach
33548 Marketplace at Sea Colony #3, Bethany Beach, 539-7252.
Clientele: Range of everyone, young and old
Chairs: 10
Stylists: 4
Hair and Beauty Services: It’s a full service salon, so cuts, color, extensions, perms, updos and highlights are all on the menu
Spa Services: Manicures, pedicures, massages and eight kinds of facials. The spa even has eye repair treatments to get rid of puffiness and dry patches.
Package Sampler: Guests can create their own packages according to their needs
Product Lines: Rusk, Redken, Tigi, PureOlogy, Kenra, American Crew for Men for hair, OPI and Essie for nails, Bare Escentuals makeup
Star Stylist: Kim Fabiani for great cuts and color
Fall Looks: Warm tones featuring reds and dark browns. Disconnected bobs, long in front and short in back, are a hot style. For those with long hair, flowing layers with full body are a must.

Boire’s Hair Designs and Day Spa
38131 Terrance Road, Rehoboth Beach, 227-3861
Clientele: Mainly women between 30 and 40, as well as a younger beach crowd in summer
Chairs: 9
Stylists: 4
Hair and Beauty services: Hair replacement mainly for men, cuts, color, highlights, lowlights, extensions
Spa Services: Waxing, facial, pedicure, manicure and much more
Package sampler: Queen for a Day features a four-layer facial, manicure, pedicure, massage and hair style for $219.60
Product Lines: Matrix, Paul Mitchell, American Crew for men, OPI nail color
Star Stylist: Mary Colleen Grady is great with color and can handle just about any style request
Fall Looks:  Bold, disconnected cuts with heavy bangs will trump the all-over highlights and shaggy hair of summer.
Look 10 years younger: Getting in touch with a client’s personality is step one. Revamping from there enhances the whole look.

Capelli Design
3003 Concord Pike, Wilmington, 478-0961
Clientele: Everyone from 8 to 80
Chairs: 10
Stylists: 9
Star Stylist: All are masters of their craft
Salon Services: The full scope of hair services plus waxing, massage and facials
Package Sampler: With an emphasis on personal style, the salon offers a selection of services from which guests can create their own package.
Product Lines: Goldwell and Paul Mitchell
Look 10 Years Younger: A natural style with a medium-toned color will suit anyone trying to take the years off. Above all else, diet and exercise are key in looking and feeling younger.

Castaldi’s Salon and Day Spa
328 Kennett Pike, Chadds Ford, Pa., (610) 388-0670.
Clientele: The salon sees a wide variety of clients, mainly from the Greenville area. Castaldi’s also styles many of the bridal parties from the Mendenhall Inn
Chairs: 15
Stylists: 10
Treatment Rooms: 4
Aestheticians-Therapists: 3 aestheticians and 3 massage therapists
Salon services: Their big sellers are the Keratin straightening and hair restoring treatment, as well as their Great Lengths hair extensions and eyelash extensions. Wedding parties, updos, cuts and colors are also staples.
Spa Treatments: Massage, facial, and then a little of both with the tandem facial and massage, performed at the same time. Waxing, peels, body wraps and scrubs, manicures and pedicures (check out the Pedikarma foot massage) are also great indulgences.
Package Sampler: The Ultimate Day of Beauty satisfies every need with the ultimate facial, half-hour Swedish massage, full body exfoliation, spa manicure, spa pedicure, haircut with blow dry, makeup application and a light lunch for $460. The freshly pampered guest also gets to leave with a gift from the salon.
Star Stylist: Dario Amato is the man to see for precision cuts and high-fashion styles
Product Lines: J. of Beverly Hills, Schwarzkopf, Icon
Fall Looks: Owner Kevin Castaldi says that summer is when the emphasis is on texture, so fall will see a return to color, especially earth tones
Look 10 Years Younger: Lightening the hair around the face will go a long way, Castaldi says

Chez Nicole Hair and Nail Salon
1901 W. 11th St., Suite B, Wilmington, 654-8888.
Clientele: This salon specializes in multicultural and textured hair, so the salon sees all types of women, men and families.
Chairs: 9
Clientele: Stylists: 6
Rooms: 14 nail stations
Technicians: Over 20
Services: One of the few salons to offer gel nails, Chez Nicole makes it the specialty. Manicure, pedicure, perm, color, cut, weaving, relaxers, extensions, braiding and updos
Product lines: Sexy Hair, Paul Mitchell, Matrix, PureOlogy, Redken for Men, OPI nail color
Fall Looks: Highlighting is always in.
Look 10 years Younger:  A fresh haircut and color is the best way to kick-start a brand new look

Cielo Salon and Spa
600 Delaware Ave., Wilmington, 575-0400.
Chairs: 10
Stylists-Aestheticians: 7 stylists, 3 aestheticians, 3 massage therapists, 3 nail technicians
Hair and Beauty Services: Glue-less Neo hair extensions, hair pieces, make up application, haircuts (which include scalp massages), color, perms, updos, hair relaxing.
Spa Services: Microdermabrasion, waxing, chemical peels, spray-on tan, manicure, pedicure (featuring the pedicure of the month) and massage
Product Lines: Hair includes J Beverly Hills, Tahe, Redken, Nigelle shampoos and conditioners; Skincare lines are GLO mineral makeup, GLO body care line, and Jan Marini anti-aging skin care line, a favorite among the Hollywood elite.
Package Sampler: A Slice of Heavens gets you a facial, manicure, chair massage and scalp treatment, blow dry style and makeup application for $233
Star Stylist: Salon owner Laron Thomas has over 20 years of experience.
Fall Looks: Look for cinnamon tones on brunettes and deeper richer colors all over. For makeup, the focus is on the eyes, reminiscent of the ’80s with a more toned-down, polished style.
Look 10 Years Younger: Thomas recommends Age Intervention Regeneration Booster by Jan Marini as a quick way to lift and tighten the skin on the face.

Covet Spa
Powder Mill Square, 3844 Kennett Pike, Suite 202, Greenville 888-0700
Clientele: A diverse mix of women in their 20s looking to slow down the aging process and women and men in their 30s through their 70s who are looking to change their skin condition and de-stress from their jobs.
A-List: Owner Devon Tucker used to work in Bridgehampton, New York, so she has worked with a few celebrity clients, but she won’t kiss and tell.
Chairs: 3 nail stations for natural nail care services.
Technicians: 3 aestheticians-makeup artists, 2 massage therapists, 2 nail technicians. Tucker, who has 18 years as a master aesthetician and nail technician, personally trains each and every staff member. Clients are encouraged to get to know all and can feel confident they will receive the same high-quality service from everyone.
Rooms: 4 spacious skin care and massage therapy treatment rooms, two of
which can comfortably hold two massage beds for couples massage, one with an
in room shower; 1 depilation treatment room; 1 client changing room; and 1
semi-private nail care room with two side-by-side pedicure stations, two
manicure stations and a cosmetic area.
Spa Services: Personalized and custom  facial treatments, a variety of massage therapies; body exfoliators, envelopments, slimming and organic spray tanning; depilation (waxing), natural nail care services, and make up application and lessons.  
Package Sampler:
The most popular gift package is the Signature Covet Spa Facial, 90 minute La Stone Therapy massage, the “facial for the feet” pedi, signature mani and mini-make up application. For private parties, Cover offers the Express Yourself
Facial™, 30 minute Swedish massage, an Express pedi, mani and mini-makeup application.
Product Lines: The only day spa in Delaware to carry Epicuren, a medical grade skin care line that regenerates the cells above the dermal layer to improve the skin from the inside out. Also Jane Iredale Cosmetics
Fall Looks: Look for a palette of deep rich shades of plum, red and gold.
Look 10 Years Younger: Try the Epicuren Anti-Aging Facial. “We utilize our 3-step serum application, which can also be applied at home, and contains our Liquid Gold, a 95 percent pure protein enzyme that mimics a protein enzyme so your skin stays plump, heals rapidly, and never ages.  You will notice an immediate difference after your first treatment, and the results continue when using the three step system at home,” says spa owner Devon Tucker.

Currie Hair Skin and Nails
585 Wilmington-West Chester Pike, Glen Mills, Pa., (610) 558-4247.
Clientele: 6,000 clients of al kinds every month
Chairs: 38
Stylists: 45
Treatment Rooms: 6
Aestheticians-Therapists: 10 aestheticians, 2 massage therapists
Star Stylist: The salon keeps up to date on New York hair fashions with Vu, a Big-Apple import who works at the salon once a week.
Salon Services: Hair cuts, updos, braiding, conditioning treatments, perms, hair color, hair and lash extensions, thermal straightening, clip-in extensions, relaxers, ear piercing, makeup application, eyelash and eyebrow tinting
Spa Services: Massage, including sport, prenatal, hot and cold stone, chair massage, deep tissue, rose petal and reflexology. For skincare, the spa provides microdermabrasion, pumpkin enzyme peel, glycolic exfoliation, body wraps and scrubs, self tanning, lip volumizing, eye treatments, scalp massage, men’s facial, manicure, pedicure, paraffin treatments, acrylic and gel nails, glycolic foot treatments, specialty pedicures and waxing
Spa Packages: The mack-daddy is the Year at Currie’s package for $3,366. The investment comes with 12 of each: classic facials, one-hour massages, manicures and pedicures.
Product Lines: Redken and PureOlogy for hair, Dermalogica and Comfort Zone for skin, and Jane Iredale makeup. Currie also carries various products in its Carrello boutique, including OPI, Tigi, Qtica, Big Sexy Hair, Rusk, Essie and more.
Fall Looks: Owner Randy Currie says to look for structured hairstyles and a shorter version of the bob. Coloring will move away from all over tones to panels of color for movement and personality.
Look 10 Years Younger: Though proper skin care is key to long term results, a fresh cut and color will knock years off.

Elayne James Salon and Spa
462 W. Main St., Middletown, 376-5290
Clientele: Professional men and women.
A-List: “Extreme Makeover” contestants from Wilmington episode, local lawyers, doctors, Delaware Today’s “Most Eligible Bachelors and Bachelorettes” and clients from Philadelphia and New Jersey
Salon Services: The gamut, but over half of the services are color jobs.  
Spa Services: Permanent makeup, lash tinting and extensions, facials and skin care, massage, waxing, manicure, pedicure and artificial nails
Package Sampler: Seasonal themes, flavors and scents run through the spa’s services all year, tying everything together.
Look 10 years younger: “You definitely want to do an enzyme or collagen facial in a series of three or four for the best results,” says owner Jessica Galoff. She recommends a makeup application to enhance the wearer’s best features.Essence of Skn Day Spa
951 Forest St., Dover, 736-5757 This salon is all about variety and comfort. Candles, warm colors, pleasing aromas and soft music set the tone at this cozy retreat.Private and unhurried services include body wraps, scrubs and polishes; facials and peels; makeup; waxing, pedicures, manicures, day spa packages and a variety of massages including hot stone, Swedish, deep tissue and four hand massages. The spa also offers a massage sampler, a half-hour of deep tissue and a half-hour of stone massage. Waterfalls and sounds of the sea throughout the salon give customers the experience of relaxing near the ocean. Clients can take time out in a private hot tub surrounded by candles. Options include a milk or eucalyptus bath. Essence of Skin has two treatment areas, a wet room and a couple room. “Each room has different theme, with different colors, candle scents and music,” receptionist Antoinette McCarter says. Products: Jasra

Elayne James Salon of Greenville
3826 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, 777-4700
Clientele: An equal number of men and women, typically professionals, and some families.
Chairs: 11
Stylists: 10
Salon Services: Cuts, color, keratin straightening, So.Cap hair extensions, precision cuts, waxing, facials and makeup application
Package Sampler: The Bride-To-Be pampers and relaxes stressed brides with a signature facial, an hour-long massage, French manicure, spa pedicure, wedding-day hair design and makeup application, beginning at $302
Product Lines: Aquage, PureOlogy, Redken for Men, American Crew, Sebastian, and Privé.
Fall looks: “Hair needs to look healthy and shiny with added texture,” Galoff says. As for styles, extremes are in with really short bobs or long, loose curls.
Look 10 Years Younger: Owner Jessica Galoff says face shape and eye color need to be accentuated when creating youthful look. Dimensional highlights and lowlights will bring out the glow and radiance many clients are looking for.

Essence of Skin Day Spa
951 Forest St., Dover, 736-5757 This salon is all about variety and comfort. Candles, warm colors, pleasing aromas and soft music set the tone at this cozy retreat. Private and unhurried services include body wraps, scrubs and polishes; facials and peels; makeup; waxing, pedicures, manicures, day spa packages and a variety of massages including hot stone, Swedish, deep tissue and four hand massages. The spa also offers a massage sampler, a half-hour of deep tissue and a half-hour of stone massage. Waterfalls and sounds of the sea throughout the salon give customers the experience of relaxing near the ocean. Clients can take time out in a private hot tub surrounded by candles. Options include a milk or eucalyptus bath. Essence of Skin has two treatment areas, a wet room and a couple room. “Each room has different theme, with different colors, candle scents and music,” receptionist Antoinette McCarter says. Products: Jasra

Fabrizio Salon & Spa
1604 W. 16th St., Wilmington, 656-8660
Clientele: Attracting the “discriminating beauty-goer,” co-owner Angela Galieti says that her guests are 85 percent women 24 and up.
Chairs: 16
Stylists: 13
Rooms: 3 treatment rooms, 4 manicure stations and 3 pedicure stations
Aestheticians: 3 aestheticians, 2 massage therapists and 4 nail technicians
Star Stylist: Everyone, Galieti says.
Salon Services: Guests have their pick of a full salon menu including keratin straightening and eyelash extensions. Color and highlighting are favorites, and stylists focus on finishing techniques to deliver the best style and shine for freshly cut coifs.
Spa Services: Diamond Dermabrasion is a spa special, delivering the desired results “without the sandblasting of regular, harsh dermabrasion,” Galieti says. The Brazilian Waxing Queen will take care  down there and everywhere else. Chemical peels, massage, manis, pedis and aromatherapy are also offered.
Package Sampler: The Champagne and Roses Pedicure is a lavish treat that begins with a rose petal and essential oil foot bath that leads to nail care, foot scrub, massage, hot towel treatment and a paraffin dip, all topped off with a flute of bubbly
Product Lines: Bumble and Bumble, Fabrizio and Wella for hair care, Dermalogica and Sonya Dakar for skin, and OPI and Essie for nails
Fall Looks: Consider Victoria Beckham, Galieti says. Her bob and highlights, seen through the spring and summer, are sure to continue. Cascading highlights that mimic the natural sun streaks of summer are another celebrity trend.
Look 10 Years Younger: Taking a few inches off and adding dimensions lighten a look and add youth, but conditioning is key to healthy hair, Galieti says.

George Marcus Salon
3629 Silverside Road, Wilmington, 475-7530
Chairs: 8
Stylists: 10
Salon Services: Cut, color, highlights, updos, wedding and prom styles, perms, straightening, nails and waxing
Product Lines: The salon carries its own George Marcus line of hair care products. In addition to the salon services, an in-store boutique sells handbags, jewelry, glycerin soaps and more.

Houppette
3842 Kennett Pike, Greenville, 421-9036
Clientele: “We have a little bit for everyone, not just the make-up junkie,” says owner Christi Miller.
Services: Makeup application and skin-care consultations
Stylists: 5
Products: Darphin Cosmetics, Skinceuticals, B. Kamins Skin Care, Paula Dorf cosmetics, Bond #9 fragrance, Diptyque candles, Fresh Bath and Body, Red Flower, Erbaviva and store favorite Laura Mercier cosmetics. The boutique also carries Cosa Bella lingerie, Scanty lingerie and Free People clothing.
Fall Looks: Miller cites Laura Mercier’s fall trend show as having great style tips of the fall: warm matte tones for daytime and pops of gold and shimmering hues for night.
Look 10 Years Younger: Less is more. A dewy look will boost skin’s radiance. Miller recommends a tinted moisturizer instead of heavy, all-over foundation. Opt for a lip gloss in a soft shade instead of a harsh lipstick.

JChristian Studio
7465 Lancaster Pike, Suite F, Hockessin, 235-2306
Clientele: Anyone looking to upgrade their style.
Chairs: 10 Stylists 3
Aestheticians: 1 aesthetician, 2 nail technicians
Salon services: Cuts, color services, Japanese straightening, perms and evening styles
Spa Services: Variety of massage services, ear candling, reflexology, manicures (including gel and acrylic nails), pedicures, body waxing and facials
Package Sampler: The lymphatic draining service for $500 includes six sessions of massage to increase the efficiency of the body’s immune system while ridding the body of toxins.
Product Lines: JChristian is the only salon in Delaware to use Italy’s Artego line of hair color. It also uses J Beverly Hills and Sexy Hair products.

J.K. Tangles
151 E. Lebanon Road, Route 10 Plaza, Dover, 698-1006
Clientele: Guests are diverse in age, gender and personal style but everyone can find something here to fit their needs, says owner Kelly Blaeuer.
Chairs: 8
Stylists: 8
Salon Services: A full selection, including hair straightening.
Spa Services: Body wraps, waxing and paraffin treatments, to name a few. Nail services are an exceptional treat due to a creative approach to their spa manicure and pedicures.
Product Lines: Goldwell, Tigi, Sunglitz, Joico, Phyto Organics by Nexxus, American Crew, Paul Mitchell and Malibu
Package Sampler: Packages are customizable, with specials for weddings and holidays
Fall Looks: Look for experimental color with highlights and lowlights. Fading tans and lighter skin tones means darker colors on nails as well.
Look 10 Years Younger: Createa look that goes well with your skin tone and lifestyle.

Lords and Ladies
1066 Forrest Ave., Dover, 736-6966Clientele: All ages, equally male and female
Chairs: 8
Stylists: 5
Salon Services: Hair relaxers, cut, color, perm, highlights, updos, evening styles and just about everything else
Products: Aquage, Tigi S-Factor
Fall Looks: Deep browns and intense reds with creative layering are sure to be hits.
Look 10 Years Younger: It’s all about how the person feels, says owner Kathryn Lord. Once you discover someone’s personality, the sky’s the limit.

Made Ya Look! Salon and Day Spa
20831 Coastal Highway, Rehoboth Beach, 226-1400
Clientele: Locals of all ages and the summer beach crowd
Chairs: 10
Stylists: 11
Rooms: 1 massage room and 2 facial rooms
Aestheticians: 2
Salon Services: Cut, color, highlights, extensions, perms, keratin straightening and, for men, straight-razor cuts
Spa Services: Natural manicures and pedicures (no falsies here), sugaring, body waxing, massage, facials, microdermabrasion, glycolic peels, body exfoliation and wraps.
Spa Packages: Wine Tasting isn’t your typical swirl and sip. The experience includes a petit Syrah facial, Swedish massage and express pedicure for $160
Product Lines: Redken, Redken for Men, Bumble and Bumble, PureOlogy, YonKa, Theravine and Jane Iredale makeup
Fall Looks: Neutral is in for makeup, says salon employee Gina Blasco
Look 10 Years Younger: Taking care of skin is key, so a facial and proper makeup application will help you look your best.

Maureen’s Hair Salon and Day Spa
4813 Limestone Road, Wilmington, 234-7800
Clientele: Mainly working women 25-50 from Pike Creek Valley and Hockessin, as well as families.
Chairs: 22
Stylists: 22
Rooms: 4 pedicure baths and 6 manicure stations
Aestheticians-Therapists: 16
Hair and Beauty Services: The works
Spa Services: Waxing, massage, mud baths, shower treatments, manicures, pedicures and makeup application
Package Sampler: The salon offers a variety of packages geared towards frazzled females, but Freebery knows that guys need to get their primp on, too. The King for a Day includes a facial, massage, manicure, hair cut and lunch from neighbor Pure Bread Deli for $200.
Product Lines: Bare Minerals, Dermalogica, Natural Difference and MD Formulations for skin, Aquage, Redken, Sexy Hair, Nioxin and American Crew for Men for hair
Fall Looks: “As nature goes, you follow it,” says owner Maureen Freebery says. That means natural products, colors and styling.

Michaelangelo’s Hair Designs
696 N. Dupont Hwy., Dover, 734-8343
Clientele: A multicultural salon, Michaelangelo’s specializes in every type of hair and sees a wide range of clients.
Chairs: 8
Stylists: 17 (including spa technicians)
Star Stylist: Over 32 years of experience make Williams the man.
Salon Services: Weaving, permanent waving, colors, foils and cuts
Spa Services: Massages, manicures, pedicures and facial waxing
Spa Packages: Michaelangelo’s makes for a great date night. For $150, twosomes can receive the couples massage followed by an assortment of chocolates and other treats.
Product Lines: Design Essentials, Paul Mitchell, Redken, Nexxus for hair, OPI and Creative Nail Design for nails
Fall Looks: Low lights will soften the brassy tones of summer to create a dimensional look.
Look 10 Years Younger: Brow waxing will redefine and frame your eyes for a more youthful appearance.

Michael Christopher Salon and Day Spa
2006 Pennsylvania Ave., Wilmington, 658-0844
Clientele: A loyal, diverse following.
Chairs: 35
Stylists: 40
Treatment Rooms: 3 treatment rooms, 3 pedicure stations and a private wig room
Salon Services: Cuts, coloring (including color removal and total blonding), updos, perms, permanent waves, clarifying treatments, chemical relaxers, hair extensions and Japanese straightening.
Spa Treatments: Manicures, pedicures, acrylics nails, paraffin treatments, body scrubs, body wraps, facials, glycolic peels, microdermabrasion, cellulite reduction, waxing, permanent makeup, and massage, including Swedish, deep tissue, hot stone, prenatal and reflexology.
Star Stylist: All
Package Sampler: The popular Traditional Salon Day of Beauty, starting at $240, includes haircut and style, classic manicure, spa pedicure, European facial, lunch and makeup.
Product Lines: The salon boasts its own Michael Christopher line.
Fall Looks: For the lash-challenged, extensions are a great accessory to a fall makover.
Look 10 years Younger: There’s a fine line between youthful and juvenile. Controlling the length of your hair is a good idea if you want to take a few years off, Hemphill says. Hair to the shoulders works in the office and out at night.

Ocean Retreat Day Spa and Hair Studio
210 Savannah Road, Lewes, 645-6868
Clientele: Men and women 25 and up
Chairs: 4
Stylists: 3
Treatment Rooms: 8 rooms, 5 pedicure stations, 4 manicure stations
Spa Employees: 3 aestheticians, 8 massage therapists, 5 nail technicians
Salon Services: Cut, color, perms, relaxers, updos, highlights
Spa Services: The deep tissue massage is the best seller, but other rubdowns include hot stone, reflexology and cellulite stimulation. Ocean Retreat also offers a variety of facials, manicures, pedicures, waxing, airbrush tanning, ear candling, body wraps and scrubs. In the Medspa, guests can pick from Botox treatments, lip enhancement, facial contouring, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, permanent makeup and dermal fillers.
Spa Packages: Victorian Luxury lives up to its name with a one-hour deep tissue massage, signature facial, detox herbal linen wrap, spa manicure, lavender and tangerine pedicure, makeup, shampoo and style with lunch for $415.
Product Lines: Sexy Hair, PureOlogy, Redken for hair, Eminence Organics, Obagi, PCA and Guinot for skin and Jane Iredale cosmetics
Fall Looks: Summer rays leave many with worn out and damaged skin, says owner Christine Hopkins. Chemical peels and microdermabrasion nurse skin back to health in time for fall weather. Conditioning treatments for hair will repair sun damage and lowlights can be added to balance brassy highlights.  
Look 10 Years Younger: Facial rejuvenation and other laser treatments can restore a youthful glow to wrinkled, sun-damaged skin.

Off The Top
2900 Concord Pike, Wilmington, 478-9090
Clientele: No girls allowed! This salon caters to the needs and privacy of men trying to get a good haircut without the frills and fluff of other salons.
Chairs: 4
Stylists: 3
Services: Cuts, color, highlighting and massage
Product Lines: American Crew for Men and Redken for Men
Look 10 Years Younger: Plain and simple, some men are in need of a better style.

Pagavé Salon and Day Spa
1601 Concord Pike, Suite 35, Wilmington, 765-0134
Clientele: Women from 15-70 are its main followers, but the salon and spa sees plenty of men as well.
Chairs: 15
Stylists: 10, plus 7 spa techs
Salon Services: Cuts, colors, perms, updos, makeup application, bang and beard trims.
Spa Services: Massage, facials, manicure, pedicure, steam shower treatments with aromatherapy, waxing, ear candling and enzyme peels
Product Lines: Rene Furterer and Esuchen hair products.
Package Sampler: Ultimate Indulgence includes a facial, hot stone hand and foot massage, Swedish or deep tissue massage, haircut and style for $265
Fall Looks: “Bobs, bobs and bobs—they’re all over the place,” says owner Paul Van Liew.  
Look 10 Years Younger: A consultation and facial are key in achieving a youthful look, Van Liew says. Adding depth to blond hair takes years off of his older clients.

Perry Anthony Salon and Spa
5331 Limestone Road, Wilmington, 239-6161
Clientele: Mainly women, especially those seeking color treatments
Chairs: 18
Stylists: 25
Rooms: 2
Aestheticians: 5, plus 2 massage therapists
Salon Services: Hair cut and styling, color, scalp treatments, conditioning, permanent waves, relaxers, makeup application and ear piercing.
Star Stylist: Makeup artist Natalie Ruelle uses Jane Iredale makeup to bring out the best in clients.
Spa Treatments: Facials, manicure, pedicure, nail extensions, paraffin infusion treatments, microdermabrasion, peels, reflexology, massage, waxing, lash tinting, body polish, body wraps, shower massage, and a new ionic detoxification treatment to relieve stress, toxins and other ailments
Package Sampler: The Miracle Morning puts a little oomph in the day with a spa manicure with paraffin treatment, full body massage and makeup application for $164.50
Product Lines: Dermalogica and Hylunia for skin, Graham Webb, Sexy Hair, Aquage, Perry Anthony and Bain de Terre for hair care.
Fall Looks: Softer hues in hair color and a reconfigured bob.
Look 10 Years Younger: “Hands are great indicators of aging,” says owner Perry Anthony. Paraffin infusions will hydrate and form the skin while nail extensions will enhance the beauty of the hands.

Posh
1017 N. Lincoln St., Wilmington, 655-7000
Clientele: A diverse mix that simply wants to look great.
Chairs: 8
Stylists: 8
Salon Services: “We provide the best in hair care, skin care and makeup,” owner Christa DiOssi-Rich says. Extensions are a specialty, as are wedding parties, even if  the bride wants the salon to come to her.
Spa Services: Manicures, pedicures, facials, waxing
Package Sampler: Seasonal specials are offered throughout the year.
Product Lines: Kevin Murphy, PureOlogy, Artec and Schwarzkopf for hair, YonKa, Bella and DiOssi’s proprietary cosmetic line for skin
Look 10 years Younger: “Drink your water,” DiOssi says. Eye cream should be a make-up bag staple, because even the best makeup won’t do without proper skin care.

Rape of the Locke
700 Barksdale Road, Newark, 368-5370
Chairs: 3
Stylists: 3
Salon Services: Cut, color, straightening, perms, relaxing and updos. The salon also has a massage therapist on staff
Product Lines: Goldwell, Sexy Hair, Diva Curl
Fall Looks: Heavier shapes and abstract color, especially blue, are the trends owner Susan Annone has seen.

Salon 828
828 N. Union St., Wilmington, 622-8288
Clientele: High-end products draw a high-end crowd, says owner Holly Wayman Grist. Area lawyers, doctors and professionals frequent the salon and spa.
Chairs: 7
Stylists: 5
Treatment Rooms: 3
Aestheticians-Therapists: 3
Salon Services: Cuts, color, evening styles, straightening, corrective coloring, and conditioning treatments for any type of hair. Check out the Keratheramine treatment, a three-step restoration process sealed with a flat iron.
Spa Services: Manicures, pedicures (including exfoliation and massage), lash and brow tinting, waxing and custom facials, which include a consultation to ensure the best results.
Star Stylist: Grist is an expert in coloring and highlighting
Product Lines: Kerastase for hair and Dermalogica for skin.
Fall Looks: Lowlights help tone down bleached out blondes, Grist says, and “long, sexy, pretty layers,” are hot.
Look 10 Years Younger: “Hair color first and foremost,” Grist says.

Salon Fur and Lotus Spa
301 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 226-1031
Clientele: Mainly women, but the salon and spa has something for everyone
Chairs: 7
Stylists: 5
Rooms: 3
Aestheticians-Technicians: 3, including a registered nurse, an aesthetician and Dr. Julie Hattier.
Salon Services: Cut, color, makeup and updos  
Spa Services: Variety of massage, microdermabrasion, eyelash extensions and tinting, Botox, chemical peels, waxing and body treatments.  
Package Sampler: All packages are customizable, ranging from $250 to $350 for a day of spa treatments.
Product Lines: For skin care, the spa uses Obagi and Ischia Thermae (the salon is one of six in the nation to carry this product). For hair, the salon uses Schwarzkopf, Sexy Hair, Phytologie, Fresh Conceptsand M.A.C. cosmetics
Fall Looks: Owner Thom Perry says to look for a reflection of European trends and a move towards asymmetrical looks. Updos favor the avant-garde, with braiding, knotting and backcombing. Makeup will favor a nude face and smoky eye.
Look 10 Years Younger: Perry recommends a full analysis of a person’s profile, bone structure and lifestyle to ensure that a style will work well.

Salon Pasca and Via Medical Spa
512 Greenhill Ave, Wilmington, 428-1388.
Clientele: The salon has a diverse following, from baby’s first hair cut to weekly customers. The spa sees mainly women in their 40s and 50s looking to rejuvenate their skin, says spa owner Terri Kerner.
A-List: Salon owner Anne Tasker has styled Queen Norr of Jordan, Betty Ford and Heather Mills of “Dancing with the Stars”
Chairs: 14
Stylists: 14
Rooms: 3 treatments rooms, 1 makeup room, and manicure and pedicure stations
Salon Services: Pasca specializes in wedding parties, Japanese straightening, keratin straightening and conditioning, extensions and hair replacements. The diverse staff has something for every hair need.
Spa Services: Manicures, pedicures, facials, massage, body wraps, waxing, laser hair removal, Botox, Juvederm, sclerotherapy and photofacial rejuvenation
Package Sampler: For relaxation and rejuvenation, try the Vi-aahhh package for $290. A one-hour facial is followed by a choice of a seaweed or mud wrap, then a manicure, pedicure, makeup application, shampoo, style and lunch.
Product Lines: Graham Webb and Redken in the salon, YonKa, Skinceuticals, Cosmedix and GLO products in the spa
Fall Looks: The Victoria Beckham bob is on its way out, says Tasker. Opt instead for long layers to give body and movement to the hair.
Look 10 Years Younger: “Peels are marvelous,” Kerner says. Hyperpigmentation in the skin from broken veins, redness and sunspots emphasize the skin’s wear and tear, so peels and photo-rejuvenation will help eliminate the flaws and the years.

Salon Rispoli
1115 Churchman’s Road, Newark, 731-9202
Clientele: While the salon certainly takes care of its male clients, female guests make up 75 percent of the business, especially for their color services.
Chairs: 10 styling chairs, 3 color stations and 2 chairs for non-surgical hair replacement
Stylists: 16
Salon Services: Cuts, color, texturizing, perms and waves, color, hair replacement, and hair extensions. “We fit the bill for everyone,” owner Mario Rispoli says of the extension services.
Product Lines: Redken, PureOlogy, Tigi, Pravana
Fall Looks:  Straightening techniques will taper off while volume and shape takes its place.
Look 10 Years Younger: Rispoli recommends a lighter color in order to decrease wrinkles and shadows in the face. A youthful but age-appropriate hair cut is also a good idea.

Sherif Zaki Salon and the Oasis Spa
4001 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, 652-4902
Clientele: With stylists specializing in curly hair, ethnic hair and men’s cuts, it’s a large and diverse crowd
Chairs: 32
Stylists: 25
Treatments rooms: 7 rooms, one wet treatment room with a Vichy shower
Aestheticians: 4, plus 3 massage therapists
Salon Services: Cuts, color, highlights, hair extensions, relaxing, updos, ionic treatments, conditioning treatments, perms and waves
Spa Services: Facials, microdermabrasion, massage, reflexology, body scrubs, body wraps, hot stone massage, seaweed treatments, ear candling, spray tanning, Vichy shower treatments, enzyme peels, glycolic peels, waxing, manicures, pedicures, and makeup application
Package Sampler: The Oasis Day of Relaxation includes a manicure, pedicure, facial and one-hour massage with lunch for $220
Star Stylist: Zaki says that a team mentality benefits the entire staff and guests.
Product Lines: Aveda, PureOlogy, Redken and Goldwell for hair care and color. Dermalogica and Rhonda Allison for skin
Fall Looks: Less is not more. This fall will bring lots of texture, curl and volume coupled with shiny, vibrant color
Look 10 Years Younger: Bangs will give a youthful look while precise coloring compliments the skin tone for an all-over glow. For skin care, facials every four to six weeks hydrate and refreshe the skin while microdermabrasion promotes healthy epidermal tissue growth, Zaki says.

Studio One Eleven Salon and Day Spa for Men
111 W. 11th St., Wilmington, 225-8365.
Clientele: The salon and spa caters to men of all ages. Located in Wilmington’s business district, it draws mostly professionals.
Chairs: 5
Stylists: 3
Salon Services: Old-school straight razor shaves, precision haircuts that include a scalp massage, color, hot towel treatments, and a complimentary five-minute massage for each guest regardless of service.
Spa Services: Massage, reflexology, spa pedicures and manicures, facials, paraffin treatments, shoe shines, and corporate massages.
Package Sampler: The Retreat package provides a great cut and then some. For $160, gentlemen receive a European facial, half-hour massage, manicure and haircut.
Product Lines: Redken, American Crew for Men for hair; Dermalogica and Repechage for skin
Spa Star: Masako Scott is the top aesthetician for facial skin care.
Look 10 Years Younger: Instead of doing an all-over permanent color for men with graying hair, throwing in a few dashes of pepper will improve your whole look. Think George Clooney.

Style of Man
1007 Orange St., Nemours Building, Wilmington, 984-1902
Clientele: Professionals 25 to 45 are among the following.
Salon Services: Hair cut, straight razor cuts, shave, color, manicure, waxing and an aromatherapy scalp massage.
Product Lines: American Crew for Men and Osmo
Look 10 Years Younger: Men should forgo the hairless look and opt instead for a clean cut with finished lines, including neat sideburns to frame the face and enhance the jaw line.

Town & Country Salon
1923 Kirkwood Hwy., Newark, 737-1855
Clientele: The salon employs four levels of stylists to accommodate each guest and their budget.
Chairs: 21 Stylists 30
Services: A full menu of services, including beard trims, bang trims, conditioning treatments, facial waxing and mini manis and pedis coming soon
Product Lines: Redke, PureOlogy, Tigi and Rusk

Trilogy Salon and Day Spa I
1200 Capitol Trail, Newark, 292-3511
Clientele: Equal parts male and female
Chairs: 22
Stylists: 19
Hair and Beauty Services: Color, cuts, foils, perms, extensions, conditioning treatments, updos and evening styles
Spa Services: Facials, manicure, pedicures, waxing, massage and body wraps
Package Sampler: Just in time for fall, the Pumpkin, Spice and Everything Nice package includes a harvest pumpkin body peel, phyto-pumpkin enzyme facial, the milk and honey pedicure, spa manicure, hairstyle and lunch for $350.
Product Lines: Redken, Sexy Hair, PureOlogy, J. of Beverly Hills for hair, OPI and Creative Nail Design for nails, YonKa and Dermalogica for skin
Fall Looks: Look for a return to a chestnut brown after the highlights and bright blonds of summer, says manager Brandon Brooks.
Look 10 years younger: To avoid washing out the face and adding years, Brooks suggests a free color consultation with their stylists before making an appointment

Ulta Salon
4803 Concord Pike, Suite 910, Wilmington, 479-9917
Clientele: Mainly women but given its proximity to the mall it attracts all types of mall rats, product lovers and even some men
Chairs: 7
Stylists: 7
Salon Services: Their full menu has something for everyone in need of hair and skin care as well as makeup application. Cuts, color, perms, weaves and more for hair, facials and full body waxing for skin.
Product Lines: Redken for hair, Murad and Dermalogica for skin

The Upper Cut
119 S. Dupont Hwy., Dover, 736-1661
Clientele: Men, women and children of all ages
Chairs: 10
Stylists: 13
Rooms: 2 – one for facials and one for massages
Aestheticians: 1
Salon Services: Cuts, color, foils, highlight, updos and hair relaxing
Spa Services: Facials, massage, manicure and pedicure and waxing. The spa features an acne-relief facial popular among their teen clients and a Caribbean massage for those looking for a travel-free escape
Products: Aveda for skin and hair, as well as Tigi S-Factor and Bedhead, Goldwell, Catwalk, Back to Basics
Fall Looks: Manager Wendy Hastings says that deep chestnut browns with auburn highlights are a must for the autumn season
Look 10 Years Younger: For skin, Hastings recommends a facial with a follow-up regime of anti-aging products. For hair, a new cut will update an old look while color should compliment skin and eye tones.
 

SPAS

Avenue Apothecary and Spa
110A Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-5649
Clientele: Women 30-50, some men
Rooms: 5 massage, 3 facial, 4 mani, 4 pedi
Services: Facials, massages, body scrub and wrap, treatments for expecting mothers, manicures, pedicures—all organic and holistic
Package Sampler: Spa Mama includes a yarrow leg treatment, wild lime scalp treatment, express facial, baby-on-board massage and a labor ease kit for $395
Product Lines: Eminence, Dr. Hauschka, Jurlique, Nauropathica, Earth Mama Angel Baby, Pure Fiji, Pangea
Fall Looks: With sunburns and bug bites wreaking havoc on summer skin, moisture is a must, owner Tim DeSilver says. “You need to get rid of the dead skin of summer and hydrate for fall.”

The Bellmoor Inn Spa Gardens and Conference Center
6 Christian St., Rehoboth Beach, 227-5800
Clientele: General Manager Chad Moore says that the spa runs the gamut from locals to Bellmoor Inn guests to beachcombers.
Treatment Rooms: 6, including a wet treatment room for body wraps and scrubs, a couples’ massage room, two facial and massage rooms and a “pedicure throne” and manicure station.
Spa Star: Scott Butler, co-founder of The Baron and Butler School of Massage. ‘We’re very fortunate to have him at the spa,” Moore says. Spa Director and Miami import Jeff Patterson is spearheading the spa’s transformation into a more luxurious environment and aesthetician Tabitha Paul knows her way around a facial.
Package Sampler: The Break Free suite includes the “smooth as a baby’s…” facial, manicure, pedicure and hot stone massage for $345
Product Lines: DDF skincare, Phytoceane
Look 10 Years Younger: Moore recommends the Bellmoor signature facial and the Sea and C seaweed and vitamin C facial to produce glowing, healthy skin.

Bling Salon & Spa
17644 Coastal Hwy., Lewes, 644-2580
Clientele: Men and women of all ages
Chairs: 12 Stylists 10
Treatment Rooms: 2 spa, pedicure, manicure
Physicians-Aestheticians: 2
Salon Services: Cuts, colors, perms, makeup, hair extensions
Spa Services: Manicures, pedicures, acrylic nails, facials, massage, waxing, body wraps, exfoliation, ear candling, eye repair treatments, microdermabrasion, hyperbaric oxygen infusion, aqua detoxification, Botox and Restylane injections, permanent makeup, mesotherapy, cellulite treatment, laser vein therapy, intense pulse treatment, chemical peel, permanent laser hair reduction
Spa Packages: The Diva du Jour includes a facial, Swedish massage, pedicure, manicure, shampoo, blow dry, style and makeup for $325.
Product Lines: Bling Salon, Bumble & Bumble, Creative, Dermalogica, Duri, Institute Esthederm, L’Oreal, Malibu 2000, Nail Tex, Opi, Pureology Botanicals, S Factor, Sebastian, Sexy Hair, Tigi, Tweezerman, Wella

DK Day Spa
100 Fitness Way, Hockessin, 234-6966
Clientele: A wide range of women and men
Rooms: 3
Therapists-Aestheticians: 3
Services: Body wraps, manicure, pedicure and Oleaslim treatments are popular, but the main focus is facials.
Products: YonKa Paris, Alchimie Forever
Package Sampler: Spoil Me Till I Glow includes body scrub, aromatherapy wrap and a facial for $199
Look 10 Years Younger: “I tell my clients the truth, that they need a good skin care regimen at home,” says manager Brigette King. King and company will analyze the skin and customize a plan, as well as incorporate healthy lifestyle into your daily routine.

Essence of Skin Day Spa
951 Forest St., Dover, 736-5757
Clientele: Professionals, business owners, retirees and he school teachers “who need to spend some time off their feet,” owner Teresa Smith says.
Rooms: 6
Aestheticians-Therapists: 1 aesthetician, 4 massage therapists, 1 nail technician
Spa Services: Massage, facials, skin scrubs, body wraps and steam therapy
Packages: Peaceful Moments is an affordable way to enjoy a luxurious European facial, foot mask and a moisturizing hand paraffin wax treatment for $100
Product Lines: Jafra, A Natural Difference, Keyano Aromatics, Paul Cosmetics
Look 10 years Younger: Smith suggests giving the spa’s Pumpkin or Cherry Berry Enzyme peels to boost the skin’s radiance while softening fine lines.

Heather’s Holistic Health Spa
1169 Walker Road, Dover, 678-3433
Clientele: Given the wide selection of treatments, it’s a diverse but healthy crowd
Treatment Rooms: 12
Aestheticians-Therapists: About 20, including a chiropractor, massage therapists, cosmetologists, an acupuncturist, a hypnotherapist and a colon therapist.
Services: It’s a long list, but notable services include holistic counseling, massage, facials, ear candling, colon hydrotherapy, belly dancing, yoga, microdermabrasion, manicure, pedicure and cranio-sacral therapy.
Spa Packages: The Mini Spa is a full body experience with an upper body massage, facial, hand massage with paraffin treatment, foot massage with masque for $90
Products: Dermalogica, Skinceuticals and Aveda, among others.
Fall Looks: “Hydration is key,” says manager Leslie Hemphill, especially for sunburned areas.
Look 10 Years Younger: Hemphill suggests the spa’s Cool Stone Facial Rejuvenation to tighten skin and the Acupuncture Face Lift.

Just Skin
8 S. Walnut St., Milford, 424-0806
Clientele: Mainly women 25-60, as well was men who enjoy a massage
Spa Services: Massage, facials, mud wraps, body wraps, spray tans, reflexology and waxing. The signature facial is one of the best sellers because it’s totally customizable.
Spa Packages: Guests can enjoy a mud wrap and a choice of a half-hour facial or massage for $135
Product Lines: B. Kamins Chemist, ME! Bath
Fall Looks: Owner Lisa Skuby says recommends a moisturizing and exfoliation regime that includes B. Kamins Bamboo Rice Facial Polisher.
Look 10 Years Younger: The spa’s Zesty Orange Peel is chock-full of antioxidants that can greatly benefit mature skin.

Nouveau Medispa
774 Christiana Road, Newark, 623-4030
Clientele: Mainly women in their 30s to mid 50s looking for non-surgical, minimally invasive rejuvenation for their skin
Treatment Rooms: 6
Physicians-Aestheticians: 4 plastic surgeons, 1 plastic surgery nurse and 1 aesthetician. The spa is an adjunct of the Advanced Plastic Surgery Center, so anyone who wants a surgical consult and a non-surgical procedure has come to the right place
Services: Laser hair removal, Light hair removal, microdermabrasion, Botox, Restylane, intense pulse light treatment, deep and moderate chemical peels, massage, facials, waxing and makeup application
Spa Packages: The Advanced Skin Care package is “the whammy,” Wilson says. Treatments include microdermabrasion, intense pulse treatment and a moderate-depth chemical peel for $595.
Product lines: Obagi, Innovative Skin Care, Skinceuticals, Prevage MD, Jane Iredale makeup
Fall Looks: Sun damage needs to be treated to prepare skin to be ready for fall months.  “The key to preparation is education,” says nurse Loraine Wilson. A prescription level regime and evaluation and correction of home habits are both keys to restoring damaged skin.
Look 10 Years Younger: Deep chemical peels will provide intense results.

Reflections: A Medical Spa
Dr. Susan Kirchdoerffer
2036 Foulk Road, Suite 101, Wilmington, 246-2306
Aestheticians-Therapists:
Spa Services: Laser therapies and vein removals, intense pulsed light technology, microdermabrasions, photofacials, Botox and Restylene injections, peels, cellulite treatments and other medical beauty procedures

Spa by the Sea
19266 Coastal Hwy., Rehoboth Beach, 227-8640
Clientele: Mainly middle-aged women but the salon and spa does a fair amount of its business with men. Locals keep business going year round while visitors provide a boon in the summer.
Chairs: 6
Stylists: 4
Rooms: 7
Salon services: “You name it, we have it,” owner Tammy Farrington-Abbott says. That includes cuts, colors and formal styles.
Spa Services: Wide selection of massage, reflexology, reiki, hot stone and cranio-sacral therapy. The menu includes laser hair removal, laser vein treatments, Botox, migraine therapy, dermal fillers and chemical peels. Oxygen and glycolic peels, anti-aging and firming facials are a specialty, as well as manicures and pedicures.
Spa Packages: The name of the Bliss package, says it all. For $275, guests can relax with a manicure, pedicure, facial, massage, shampoo, blow dry, style and lunch.
Star Stylist: Steven Maybrova and Tony Dimaio are topnotch stylists with some serious training under their belts.

Thé Medspa
17314 N. Village Main Blvd., The Village of Five Points No. 55, Lewes, 644-HAIR
Clientele: Everyone from baby to grandmom, and a high number of men
Chairs: 11
Stylists: 14
Aestheticians: 2 medical
Rooms: 4
Hair and Beauty Services: Cut, color, extensions, Japanese straightening, permanent makeup, eyelash extensions
Spa Services: Manicures and pedicures, waxing, massages (including Swedish, deep tissue and hot stone), reiki and reflexology. More intense treatments include microdermabrasion, Botox, juvederm, lipodissolve, photo rejuvenation, laser vein ablation and laser hair removal
Product Lines: Kevin Murphy, Schwarzkopf, Tigi S-Factor for hair, Obagi, Skinceuticals, BelleDerm and Jane Iredale makeup for skin
Package Sampler: Each treatment begins with a free consultation. Procedure and prices are decided after. Botox, juvederm, lipodissolve, photorejuvenation, laser vein ablation and microdermabrasion are all offered in packages.
Fall Looks: “Fall is the perfect time to begin a skincare regimen with micropeels, laser hair removal and photorejuvenation,” says manager Kim Dixon
Look 10 Years Younger: For a quick fix, Botox and Juvederm provide instant results. A series of micropeels and photorejuvenation treatments are great for long-term maintenance

Toppers Spa
1131 N. Dupont Hwy., Dover Downs Hotel, Dover, 857-2020
Clientele: Locals, hotel and casino guests, 60 percent are women
Treatment Rooms: 8 massage rooms, 3 couple massage rooms, 4 skincare rooms, 4 hair stations, 3 manicure-pedicure stations
Services: Full-service hair (color, cut, style), massage therapy, nailcare, skincare treatments, body treatments, and makeup
Spa Packages: Various full- and half-day spa packages, bridal parties, group packages. The World Away package features a signature treatment, exfoliation, body wrap and Swedish massage that lasts 110 minutes and costs $318.
Product Lines: Dermalogica, OPI, Redken

Victorian Springs Country Day Spa
55 W. Commerce St., Smyrna, 659-3900
Clientele: Mainly women 20-65
Rooms: Three treatment rooms upstairs, yoga studio, fitness studio, coffee and tea bar and a WIFI café
Aestheticians-Therapists: 1 aesthetician, 4 therapists, 1 yoga instructor and 1 personal trainer
Spa Services: Facials, designer peels, enzyme peel, microdermabrasion, waxing, Swedish massage, hot stone massage, deep-pressure massage, body wraps, body scrubs, yoga, nutritional counseling and personal training
Spa Packages: Guys, listen up. A Victorian Treat for Two for $300 is a great way to celebrate an anniversary. The package includes a couples Swedish massages, 2 coffees, dinner, dessert, wine and a spa gift, including samples and treats.
Fall Looks: Aesthetician Eura Baker suggests a chemical peel to take away hyperpigmentation cause by the sun.
Look 10 Years Younger: An enzyme peel with a European facial will “give a nice, healthy glow to the skin,” she says. 

September 2014

On the Beach Pilates, 8 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays $10 Body Weight Basics, 7:15 a.m. Sundays and Thursdays $15 On the Bandstand Yoga, 6 a.m. Friday-Wednesday through August...

Cost: Varies for each class

Where:
On the Beach & the Bandstand
214 Garfield Parkway
Bethany Beach, DE  19930
View map »


Sponsor: Instructors
Website »

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A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mezzanine Gallery
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
Telephone: 302.577.8278
Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
Website »

More information

Browse through more than 500 antique and restored cars that date from the early 1900s-1980s. The show features vehicle parades, motoring music, video and go-kart racing, and a festival food...

Cost: 0-$10

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
201 Hagley Creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

Cost: Museum Admission

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

More information

Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: 302 652 0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
Website »

More information

This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
View map »


Contact Name: Amanda Perez
Website »

More information

Meet local farmers and choose from fresh-picked vegetables and fruits, feast on local artisan foods, listen to live music, buy locally-crafted goods and get to know folks in your community! ...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Natural Foods Co-op Grocery Store
280 E. Main Street
Newark, DE  19711
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Sponsor: Newark Natural Foods Co-op
Telephone: 302-368-5894
Contact Name: Alison
Website »

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Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

Cost: $125

Where:
Brandywine Country Club
2822 Shipley Rd
Wilmington, DE  19810
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
Telephone: 267-992-1424
Contact Name: David Pope
Website »

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Travel with troops for a 2¼-hour round-trip train ride to the site of a skirmish between Union and Confederate forces. You'll see men and women dressed in authentic period costumes...

Cost: Adults: $18; Seniors (60+): $17; Children (2-12): $16; Children Under 2: Free

Where:
Greenbank Station
2201 Newport Gap Pike
Wilmington, DE  19808
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Sponsor: Wilmington & Western Railroad
Telephone: 302-998-1930
Website »

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The aging of wine is a noble process that can serve as a metaphor for healthy aging of a human being. Join us at Penns Woods Winery to enjoy a 60 minute gentle yoga class with MERRYoga in our...

Cost: $35.00

Where:
Penns Woods Winery
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds FOrd, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610-459-0808
Contact Name: Carley Razzi
Website »

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The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Wine & Dinosaurs presented by M&T Bank, the Delaware Museum of Natural History's signature fundraising event on Sunday, September 14, 2014 from 12-4 p.m. This annual beer and wine tasting...

Cost: $45 for members; $55 for non-members; $65 at the door

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Sponsor: M&T Bank
Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Daniel McCunney
Website »

More information

Wine & Dinosaurs presented by M&T Bank, the Delaware Museum of Natural History's signature fundraising event will take place on Sunday, September 14, 2014.  This annual beer and...

Cost: $45 for members; $55 for non-members; $65 at the door

Where:
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE  19807
View map »


Telephone: 302-658-9111
Contact Name: Daniel McCunney
Website »

More information

The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Dravo Plaza
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Telephone: 302-429-7447
Website »

More information

The Ardensingers of historic Arden DE will hold auditions for principle roles and new chorus members on Saturday, September 13th from 1 - 5PM and Monday, September 15th from 7 - 10PM at the...

Cost: $0

Where:
Arden Gild Hall
2126 The Highway
Arden, DE  19810
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Telephone: 610-388-7680
Contact Name: John Newport
Website »

More information

Taste Kennett Food Tours, creators of memorable, unique and fun food experiences, offer three-hour walking food tours of Kennett Square on Sundays at 1pm. Discover our town's diverse cuisine...

Cost: $45 per person

Where:
Historic Kennett Square
State Street
Kennett Square, PA  19348
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Sponsor: Taste Kennett Food Tours
Telephone: 484-734-0740
Contact Name: Ann Vaughan
Website »

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Join Serafin String Quartet for “Intimate Letters” - a musical exploration of love, obsession, beauty and fantasy - connecting poets and composers from the dawn of Romanticism to today. The...

Cost: $15 advance/$18 door

Where:
World Cafe Live in Philadelphia
3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: World Cafe Live in Philadelphia
Telephone: 215-222-1400
Website »

More information

Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
View map »


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

Where:
Winterthur Museum
, DE


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

Get ready for the second annual Lewes Dragon Boat Festival at Canalfront Park as the long boats and paddlers compete against each other to benefit Sussex Academy, a charter school for grades six...

Where:
Lewes, DE


Website »

More information

These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
View map »


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

Where:
Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
200 S. Madison St.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 656-6466
Website »

More information

The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

Where:
Mispillion Art League
5 N. Walnut St.
Milford, DE
View map »


Telephone: 430-7646
Website »

More information

Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

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


Telephone: 654-8638
Website »

More information

Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

Where:
Newark Arts Alliance
276 E. Main St.
Newark, DE
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Telephone: 266-7266
Website »

More information

Time Registration 8 a.m. Race start 9 a.m. Fee $20 (until the Thursday before the race at noon), $25 after and day of event Benefits  Delaware Medical Education Foundation

Where:
Dravo Plaza
Wilmington Riverfront
815 S. Justison St.
Wilmington, DE
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More information

Get a big taste of Elizabethan life on weekends and Labor Day Monday at Mount Hope Estate and Winery in Manheim, Pa.

Where:
Manheim, PA


Website »

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The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

Where:
Candlelight Dinner Theater
2208 Millers Road
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 475-2313
Website »

More information

Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

Where:
Brandywine River Museum
U.S. 1
Chadds Ford, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 388-2700
Website »

More information

Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

Where:
Peninsula Gallery
520 E. Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
View map »


Telephone: 645-0551
Website »

More information

Time Registration 8 a.m. Race start 9 a.m. Fee $20 (by Thursday Sept. 11), $25 day of event Benefits Ewing’s Sarcoma research and outreach activities

Where:
Rockford Park
Wilmington, DE


Contact Name: Meredith Langseder

More information

The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

Time  Registration 10 a.m. Race start 11 a.m. Fee $20 (until the Thursday before the race at noon), $25 after and day of event Benefits Little Smiles of Philadelphia whose mission...

Where:
The Washington Street Ale House
1206 Washington St.
Wilmington, DE
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On the Beach Pilates, 8 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays $10 Body Weight Basics, 7:15 a.m. Sundays and Thursdays $15 On the Bandstand Yoga, 6 a.m. Friday-Wednesday through August...

Cost: Varies for each class

Where:
On the Beach & the Bandstand
214 Garfield Parkway
Bethany Beach, DE  19930
View map »


Sponsor: Instructors
Website »

More information

A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mezzanine Gallery
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
Telephone: 302.577.8278
Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
Website »

More information

Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: 302 652 0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
Website »

More information

Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

Cost: $125

Where:
Brandywine Country Club
2822 Shipley Rd
Wilmington, DE  19810
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
Telephone: 267-992-1424
Contact Name: David Pope
Website »

More information

Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

Cost: Museum Admission

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

More information

This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
View map »


Contact Name: Amanda Perez
Website »

More information

The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »

More information

The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Dravo Plaza
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Telephone: 302-429-7447
Website »

More information

The Ardensingers of historic Arden DE will hold auditions for principle roles and new chorus members on Saturday, September 13th from 1 - 5PM and Monday, September 15th from 7 - 10PM at the...

Cost: $0

Where:
Arden Gild Hall
2126 The Highway
Arden, DE  19810
View map »


Telephone: 610-388-7680
Contact Name: John Newport
Website »

More information

Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

Cost: $3 & $5

Where:
Cafe Ole
170 E. Main Street
Newark, DE  19702
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Where:
John H. Ammon Medical Education Center
Main Auditorium, Christiana Hospital Campus
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Newark, DE
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Telephone: 661-3475 or (800) 693-2273
Website »

More information

Mitchell Robinson is chair of the Music Education Area at Michigan State University

Cost: There is no charge for this event.

Where:
Gore Hall: David Roselle Center for the Arts
110 Orchard Road
Newark, DE  19716
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Telephone: 302-831-2204
Website »

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Gremlins Duo's concerts have been described as both "Winningly Dynamic" and "Detailed."  "[Goodman] and Fitzgerald have a strong musical chemistry...their physical and musical interaction very...

Cost: Tickets are $15 adults, $10 UD faculty/staff & seniors; $5 students and are avai

Where:
Gore Hall: David Roselle Center for the Arts
110 Orchard Road
Newark, DE  19716
View map »


Telephone: 302-831-2204
Website »

More information

Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

Where:
Newark Arts Alliance
276 E. Main St.
Newark, DE
View map »


Telephone: 266-7266
Website »

More information

Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

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


Telephone: 654-8638
Website »

More information

These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

Where:
Peninsula Gallery
520 E. Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
View map »


Telephone: 645-0551
Website »

More information

BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

Where:
Winterthur Museum
, DE


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

Where:
Mispillion Art League
5 N. Walnut St.
Milford, DE
View map »


Telephone: 430-7646
Website »

More information

Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

Where:
Wilmington Riverfront
Wilmington, DE


Website »

More information

Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
View map »


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

Where:
Brandywine River Museum
U.S. 1
Chadds Ford, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 388-2700
Website »

More information

The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

Where:
Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
200 S. Madison St.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 656-6466
Website »

More information

Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
View map »


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

Where:
Candlelight Dinner Theater
2208 Millers Road
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 475-2313
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

On the Beach Pilates, 8 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays $10 Body Weight Basics, 7:15 a.m. Sundays and Thursdays $15 On the Bandstand Yoga, 6 a.m. Friday-Wednesday through August...

Cost: Varies for each class

Where:
On the Beach & the Bandstand
214 Garfield Parkway
Bethany Beach, DE  19930
View map »


Sponsor: Instructors
Website »

More information

A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mezzanine Gallery
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
Telephone: 302.577.8278
Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
Website »

More information

Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

Cost: $125

Where:
Brandywine Country Club
2822 Shipley Rd
Wilmington, DE  19810
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
Telephone: 267-992-1424
Contact Name: David Pope
Website »

More information

This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
View map »


Contact Name: Amanda Perez
Website »

More information

Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: 302 652 0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
Website »

More information

Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

Cost: Museum Admission

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

More information

The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Dravo Plaza
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Telephone: 302-429-7447
Website »

More information

The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »

More information

Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

Cost: $3 & $5

Where:
Cafe Ole
170 E. Main Street
Newark, DE  19702
View map »

More information

Integrating the Grateful Dead's jam-heavy rock with percussion influences based on the music of Africa, the Middle East and Latin America, the multi-instrumentalist band formed in Pittsburgh in...

Cost: $22-27

Where:
World Cafe Live Wilmington
, DE


Sponsor: World Cafe

More information

Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
View map »


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

Where:
Winterthur Museum
, DE


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

Where:
Wilmington Riverfront
Wilmington, DE


Website »

More information

Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

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


Telephone: 654-8638
Website »

More information

The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

Where:
Candlelight Dinner Theater
2208 Millers Road
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 475-2313
Website »

More information

Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

Where:
Peninsula Gallery
520 E. Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
View map »


Telephone: 645-0551
Website »

More information

The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

Where:
Mispillion Art League
5 N. Walnut St.
Milford, DE
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Telephone: 430-7646
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Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

Where:
Newark Arts Alliance
276 E. Main St.
Newark, DE
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Telephone: 266-7266
Website »

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John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

Where:
Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
200 S. Madison St.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 656-6466
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More than 30 vendors sell vegetables, fruit, cheeses, meats, prepared foods, baked goods, flowers and all kinds of goodies at Grove Park every Tuesday, noon-4 p.m.

Where:
Grove Park
, DE


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The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
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Telephone: 888-4600
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Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

Where:
Brandywine River Museum
U.S. 1
Chadds Ford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 388-2700
Website »

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Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

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The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 571-9590
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On Wednesday, September 17, 2014 a full day of professional development is being held at Delaware State University, Dover Campus entitled “Getting Connected: Technology Advancement for...

Cost: $100 for Participants and $75 for Vendors

Where:
Delaware State University
Martin Luther King Student Center
1200 N. Dupont Hwy.
Dover, DE  19901
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Sponsor: Delaware State University Adult Continuing Education Department
Telephone: 302-857-6822
Contact Name: Sharmina Ellis
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A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mezzanine Gallery
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
Telephone: 302.577.8278
Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
Website »

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This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Contact Name: Amanda Perez
Website »

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Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

Cost: $125

Where:
Brandywine Country Club
2822 Shipley Rd
Wilmington, DE  19810
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Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
Telephone: 267-992-1424
Contact Name: David Pope
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Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: 302 652 0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
Website »

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The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Dravo Plaza
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Telephone: 302-429-7447
Website »

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Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

Cost: $3 & $5

Where:
Cafe Ole
170 E. Main Street
Newark, DE  19702
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You can work out anywhere but 86,000 people go to the YMCA of Delaware. A YMCA membership is your key to indoor and outdoor swimming pools, exercise classes, free babysitting, and the newest gym...

Cost: 0

Where:
Go to your local YMCA location
, DE


Sponsor: YMCA of Delaware
Telephone: 302-571-6908
Contact Name: Sharon R Kaplan
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Join the Penn Humanities Forum for this 90-minute onstage conversation with internationally acclaimed novelist and essayist Zadie Smith, author of White Teeth, Piece of Flesh, The Autograph Man,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Penn Museum
33rd & South Streets
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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Sponsor: Penn Humanities Forum
Telephone: 215-573-8280
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Introduction to Permaculture Wednesday, September 17th 6:00 - 7:30PM at the Wilmington Public Library: Jacob Broom Meeting Room (10 E. 10th Street, Wilmington, DE 19801) Cost: $3 at the event...

Cost: $3

Where:
Wilmington Public Library
Jacob Broom Meeting Room
10 E. 10th St.
Wilmington, DE  19801
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. Over the span of fifty years, the two sympathize (and...

Cost: $30-$45 per ticket

Where:
Delaware Theatre Compnay
200 Water Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Delaware Theatre Company

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Cards Against Humanity Night at Cafe Ole, Main Street Newark, 7PM-Close. $5 Infusion Drinks, $3 Fireball Shots, $2 Drafts!

Cost: Free

Where:
Cafe Ole
170 E. Main Street
Newark, DE  19702
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Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

Where:
Peninsula Gallery
520 E. Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
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Telephone: 645-0551
Website »

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The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

Where:
Candlelight Dinner Theater
2208 Millers Road
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 475-2313
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Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE
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Telephone: 654-8638
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Participants should bring insurance information to the seminar

Where:
Bayhealth Milford Memorial
Conference Room A & B
21 W. Clarke Ave.
Milford, DE
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These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 571-9590
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Time  Registration 5:30 p.m. Race start 6:30 p.m. Fee $25 (until the Monday before the race at noon), $30 after and day of event Benefits Transplant Foundation

Where:
Rockford Park
19th and Tower Drive
Wilmington, DE
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Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

Where:
Newark Arts Alliance
276 E. Main St.
Newark, DE
View map »


Telephone: 266-7266
Website »

More information

The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
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Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

Where:
Brandywine River Museum
U.S. 1
Chadds Ford, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 388-2700
Website »

More information

John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

Where:
Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
200 S. Madison St.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 656-6466
Website »

More information

The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

Where:
Mispillion Art League
5 N. Walnut St.
Milford, DE
View map »


Telephone: 430-7646
Website »

More information

BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

Where:
Winterthur Museum
, DE


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

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Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
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Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

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Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

Where:
Wilmington Riverfront
Wilmington, DE


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A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mezzanine Gallery
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
Telephone: 302.577.8278
Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
Website »

More information

Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

Cost: $125

Where:
Brandywine Country Club
2822 Shipley Rd
Wilmington, DE  19810
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
Telephone: 267-992-1424
Contact Name: David Pope
Website »

More information

This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
View map »


Contact Name: Amanda Perez
Website »

More information

Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

Cost: Museum Admission

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

More information

Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: 302 652 0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
Website »

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Join us for the 2014 Goodwill Golf Outing benefitting the Ted Van Name Goodwill Scholarship Fund!  

Cost: $200

Where:
Cavaliers Country Club
100 Addison Drive
Newark , DE  19702
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Sponsor: Goodwill of Delaware
Telephone: 302.504.5736
Contact Name: Colleen McCardle
Website »

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The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Dravo Plaza
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Telephone: 302-429-7447
Website »

More information

The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »

More information

Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

Cost: $3 & $5

Where:
Cafe Ole
170 E. Main Street
Newark, DE  19702
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In this Author Talk, Janneken Smucker discusses the Amish Quilt craze.  Smucker seeks to understand how the term "Amish" became a style and what it means to both quiltmakers and consumers....

Cost: free

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
298 Buck Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. Over the span of fifty years, the two sympathize (and...

Cost: $30-$45 per ticket

Where:
Delaware Theatre Compnay
200 Water Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Delaware Theatre Company

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Featuring Senior MSgt Brian McCurdy, clarinet; Master Sgt Jennifer Tersero, flute; and Master Sgt. Joshua Kowalsky, cello, in a program featuring works by Milhaud, Roussell, Bartok, Bernstein and...

Cost: There is no charge for this event.

Where:
Gore Hall: David Roselle Center for the Arts
110 Orchard Road
Newark, DE  19716
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Telephone: 302-831-2204
Website »

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The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
View map »


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

Where:
Brandywine River Museum
U.S. 1
Chadds Ford, PA
View map »


Telephone: (610) 388-2700
Website »

More information

These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
View map »


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

Where:
Newark Arts Alliance
276 E. Main St.
Newark, DE
View map »


Telephone: 266-7266
Website »

More information

Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

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


Telephone: 654-8638
Website »

More information

Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

Where:
Peninsula Gallery
520 E. Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
View map »


Telephone: 645-0551
Website »

More information

BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

Where:
Winterthur Museum
, DE


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

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When local farmers meet local chefs, our taste buds are the real winners. The duos whip up a delicious competition at the Chase Center in support of the March of Dimes. 

Where:
, DE


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Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

Where:
Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
200 S. Madison St.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 656-6466
Website »

More information

The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

Where:
Mispillion Art League
5 N. Walnut St.
Milford, DE
View map »


Telephone: 430-7646
Website »

More information

Ivy in Dewey Beach hosts a chef-off as local pros go head-to-head in the ultimate foodie throw down. Proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels Delaware. 

Where:
, DE


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The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

Where:
Candlelight Dinner Theater
2208 Millers Road
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 475-2313
Website »

More information

Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

Where:
Wilmington Riverfront
Wilmington, DE


Website »

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"Embracing the Spirit of Unity" Featuring Delaware State University's Concert Choir and Pastor Anthony Wallace of Crossroad Christian Church in Dover as keynote speaker.  For more information,...

Cost: $25.00

Where:
Delaware State University
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center
1200 N Dupont Highway
Dover, DE  19901
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Website »

More information

A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mezzanine Gallery
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
Telephone: 302.577.8278
Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
Website »

More information

Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
View map »


Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: 302 652 0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
Website »

More information

Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

Cost: $125

Where:
Brandywine Country Club
2822 Shipley Rd
Wilmington, DE  19810
View map »


Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
Telephone: 267-992-1424
Contact Name: David Pope
Website »

More information

Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

Cost: Museum Admission

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

More information

This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
View map »


Contact Name: Amanda Perez
Website »

More information

The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Dravo Plaza
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Telephone: 302-429-7447
Website »

More information

The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
View map »

More information

Join us for fine wine and great music at Penns Woods Winery's FREE Lawn Concerts all summer long!June6/6/2014: Matt Santry 5:00pm - 8:00pm6/7/2014: Tim Williams 1:00pm - 4:00pm6/14/2014: Matt...

Cost: FREE with wine purchase (glass/bottle/flight)

Where:
Penns Woods Winery
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds FOrd, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610-459-0808
Contact Name: Carley Razzi
Website »

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Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

Cost: $3 & $5

Where:
Cafe Ole
170 E. Main Street
Newark, DE  19702
View map »

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The Distinguished Lecture Series invites noted scholars to discuss the rich layers of history and ideas underlying the Delaware Art Museum’s collections. In the early 1960s, Yoko Ono bridged...

Cost: Free for Members and Clay Date participants, $5 for Non-members.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Telephone: 302-351-8558
Contact Name: Jessica Jenkins
Website »

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The Lighthouse Church will be starting a Training Center for Deliverances beginning Friday September 12, 2014.  The school will be focused on all aspects of ministering deliverance and healing...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Lighthouse Church Inc.
6 South Railroad Avenue
Wyoming, DE  19934
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Sponsor: The Lighthouse Church Inc.
Telephone: (302) 632-4679
Contact Name: Bro. Christopher Gore
Website »

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Enjoy railroad dining as it should be: aboard a moving train in our vintage 1920's-era railroad cars. You'll enjoy a buffet-style dinner on a 2-hour evening excursion through the Red...

Cost: Adults & Seniors: $52; Children (2-12): $26; Children Under 2: FREE

Where:
Greenbank Station
2201 Newport Gap Pike
Wilmington, DE  19808
View map »


Sponsor: Wilmington & Western Railroad
Telephone: 302-998-1930
Website »

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. Over the span of fifty years, the two sympathize (and...

Cost: $30-$45 per ticket

Where:
Delaware Theatre Compnay
200 Water Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
View map »


Sponsor: Delaware Theatre Company

More information

Clay Date is back by popular demand! Led by Museum Studio Instructor. Clay Date is a different kind of evening activity for friends and dates to mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the...

Cost: $30 Members, $35 Non-Members (per person, per session)

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


Telephone: 302-351-8558
Contact Name: Jessica Jenkins
Website »

More information

Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
View map »


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

Where:
Winterthur Museum
, DE


Telephone: 888-4600
Website »

More information

These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

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


Telephone: 654-8638
Website »

More information

Two things to celebrate at this fest—the return of boot season and German heritage. Get your fill of authentic German foods and beverages, dancers, music, amusement rides and games at the...

Where:
Delaware Saengerbund
Newark, DE


Telephone: 366-9454
Website »

More information

Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

Where:
Newark Arts Alliance
276 E. Main St.
Newark, DE
View map »


Telephone: 266-7266
Website »

More information

Clay date is the adult play date. Come mingle, chill and get a little messy with pottery in the museum’s ceramics room. If your only experience with clay is that scene in...

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
View map »


Telephone: 571-9590
Website »

More information

Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

Where:
Brandywine River Museum
U.S. 1
Chadds Ford, PA
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The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

Where:
Mispillion Art League
5 N. Walnut St.
Milford, DE
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Telephone: 430-7646
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Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

Where:
Wilmington Riverfront
Wilmington, DE


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The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

Where:
Candlelight Dinner Theater
2208 Millers Road
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 475-2313
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The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 571-9590
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Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

Where:
Peninsula Gallery
520 E. Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
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Telephone: 645-0551
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Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 571-9590
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The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
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Telephone: 888-4600
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John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

Where:
Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
200 S. Madison St.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 656-6466
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Pancakes for Parkinsons  is September 20th at Sanford School Can’t make it? You can still participate by donating! Team Fox Members Give 100%. Literally. The Michael J. Fox Foundation...

Cost: $10

Where:
Sanford School
6900 Lancaster Pike
803 essex rd
Hockessin, DE  19707
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Sponsor: Team Fox
Telephone: 302-373-3316
Contact Name: Carroll Laurence
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A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mezzanine Gallery
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
Telephone: 302.577.8278
Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
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Help put an end to Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)~ one of the most common life-threatening genetic diseases affecting one in 500 persons regardless of age, gender, or race.  Please...

Cost: Free but must register either online or day of.

Where:
Glasgow Park
Rt 40 & Rt 896
Pavillion #3
Newark, DE  19702
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Contact Name: Patty Rowley or Erin Quinonez
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Visit 21 Lewes artists in their studios. See them at work, and perhaps win a free piece of art to be given away at each location. Brochures will be available at chambers of commerce and retail...

Cost: Free

Where:
21 artists at 19 Locations in
Lewes, DE  19958


Sponsor: Lewes Artists Studio Tour
Telephone: 302-645-9431
Contact Name: Connie Ballato
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British Car Club of Delaware's Annual Show Held in the parklike grounds of Battery Park, Delaware City adjoining the Marina, just across the street from Crabby Dicks. All makes models and years...

Cost: Free to spectators/$15-$20 car entry

Where:
Delaware City's Battery Park
Clinton St.
Delaware City, DE  19706
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Sponsor: British Car Club of Delaware
Telephone: 302-999-1812
Contact Name: Calvin Jackson
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Join us on Saturday, September 20th for the 3rd Annual Naturally Redefined Natural Hair and Holistic Health Expo at Clayton Hall Conference Center from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.   This year's...

Cost: General Admission - $20, VIP Admission - $40

Where:
John Clayton Conference Center
100 David Hollowell Drive
Newark, DE  19716
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Sponsor: Naturally Redefined
Telephone: (302) 497-3976
Contact Name: Tywanda Howie
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Celebrate the expansion of Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children! Take a tour, then enjoy live entertainment, food, games, and more.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE  19803
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Sponsor: Nemorus
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Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Somerville Manning Gallery
101 Stone Block Row
Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
Greenville, DE  19807
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Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
Telephone: 302 652 0271
Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
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Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

Cost: $125

Where:
Brandywine Country Club
2822 Shipley Rd
Wilmington, DE  19810
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Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
Telephone: 267-992-1424
Contact Name: David Pope
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An Open House of Historic Places along or near the Philadelphia Pike. Featruring: Church of the Ascension Darley Mansion Claymont Stone School Claymont Community Center/Old...

Cost: $12.00 for Adults $5.00 for Children under 12

Where:
Claymont, DE  19703


Sponsor: Historic Claymont Tour 2014
Telephone: 302-791-0247
Contact Name: Riva Brown
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This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Contact Name: Amanda Perez
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Celebrate silly, spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place, September 20th through October 26th. Come in costume and play in our not-too-spooky Halloween haven...

Cost: Check Sesameplace.com for ticket prices

Where:
Sesame Place
100 Sesame Rd.
Langhorne, PA  19047
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Sponsor: Sesame Place
Telephone: 1-866-GO-4-ELMO
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Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE  19806
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Join TLC apiarist, Dan Borkoski, for an inside look at the busy buzzy world of honeybees. Participants will get a close-up look at a hive during routine inspection while gaining practical...

Cost: $5.00 for members $10.00 for non-members

Where:
New Leaf Eco Center
776 Rosedale Road
Kennette Square, PA
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Telephone: 610-347-0347
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Darlington is the perfect place to expose your little one to the arts! Join us for an age-appropriate project that will introduce children and their caregiver to new art materials and...

Cost: $25

Where:
Darlington Arts Center
977 Shavertown Road
Garnet Valley, DE  19060
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Telephone: 610-358-3632
Contact Name: Darlington Arts Center
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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...

Cost: 0-$14

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
201 Hagley Creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Bring the family and enjoy family-friendly activities throughout the day. Cheer on your Wildcats while enjoying moon bounces, games, a photo booth, food trucks and much more!  See WU's national...

Cost: Free

Where:
WilmU Athletics Complex
1365 Pulaski Highway
Bear, DE  19701
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Sponsor: Wilmington University
Telephone: 302-295-1159
Contact Name: Frank Burton Jr.
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Good Old Country Style Family Fun! Music, Food, Games, Contests for all ages!  Mountaire Chicken Pickin', Hillbilly's Got Talent, Delmarva Star, Corn Hole and Flea Ridden Bed Races!  NASCAR...

Cost: $5 Adults, Kids 12 & Under FREE

Where:
Millsboro Little League Ball Field
262 W State St
Millsboro, DE  19966
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Sponsor: Millsboro Chamber of Commerce
Telephone: 302-934-6777
Contact Name: Amy Simmons
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Kalmar Nyckel will be in her home port of Wilmington for the July 4th holiday on the Wilmington Riverfront! 1 ½ hour day and pirate sails will depart from Dravo Plaza June 27th through...

Cost: $35 Adults/$20 Youth 17 & under

Where:
Dravo Plaza
Wilmington, DE

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Join us! Day for Kids Saturday, September 20, 2014 12PM - 5PM We are planning for a great day filled with games, rides, educational activities, music, and more to celebrate our youth!...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wilmington Riverfront
3 South Market Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware
Telephone: 302-658-1870
Contact Name: Kate Baker Frawley
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Classic Car, Truck & Street Rod Show  Benefitting Cancer Support Community DE    Saturday, September 20 Noon - 3 p.m.    Kreutz Creek Vineyards...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kretuz Creek Vineyards
553 S. Guernsey Road
West Grove, PA  19390
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Sponsor: Kretuz Creek Vineyards
Telephone: 302.983.6966
Contact Name: LaBarre Everette
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The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Dravo Plaza
815 Justison Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Telephone: 302-429-7447
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The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

Where:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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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...

Cost: 0-$14

Where:
Hagley Museum and Library
201 Hagley Creek Rd
Wilmington, DE  19807
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Join us for fine wine and great music at Penns Woods Winery's FREE Lawn Concerts all summer long!June6/6/2014: Matt Santry 5:00pm - 8:00pm6/7/2014: Tim Williams 1:00pm - 4:00pm6/14/2014: Matt...

Cost: FREE with wine purchase (glass/bottle/flight)

Where:
Penns Woods Winery
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds FOrd, PA  19317
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Telephone: 610-459-0808
Contact Name: Carley Razzi
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The New Castle Sailing Club fall Open House will take place on Saturday, September 20th between 1:30 and 3:30 pm.  At the Open House you will be able to see our twelve Club-owned sailboats,...

Cost: $0

Where:
Delaware River Waterfront
South Battery Park
118 West Third Street
New Castle, DE  19720
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Sponsor: New Castle Sailing Club
Telephone: 302-307-3060
Contact Name: Thomas Gorman
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NYT bestselling author and contributor to the movie, The Secret,James Arthur Ray will be in Delaware for The Conversation September 20th and 21st, 6 - 9pm Are you in a crisis or...

Cost: $297- One night, $494 -Two Nights

Where:
Private Residence
Given after ticket purchase
Middletown, DE  19709
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Sponsor: FLOW of Energy
Telephone: 302-373-0071
Contact Name: Maria Flynn
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Taking Strides Towards Greater Heights While Blazing New Paths   The Theta Zeta Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Inc., presents its fall open house. Come out and learn about Zeta Phi Beta and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Delaware State University - Bank of America Rm 204
1200 N Dupont Hwy
Dover, DE  19901
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Telephone: 302-260-2018
Contact Name: Linda Lawrence

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Kalmar Nyckel will be in her home port of Wilmington for the July 4th holiday on the Wilmington Riverfront! 1 ½ hour day and pirate sails will depart from Dravo Plaza June 27th through...

Cost: $35 Adults/$20 Youth 17 & under

Where:
Dravo Plaza
Wilmington, DE

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NYT bestselling author and contributor to the movie,The Secret, James Arthur Ray will be in Delaware forThe Conversation September 20th and 21st, 6 - 9pm Are you in a crisis or challenge...

Cost: $297- One night, $494 -Two Nights

Where:
Private Residence
Given after ticket purchase
Middletown, DE  19709
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Sponsor: FLOW of Energy
Telephone: 302-373-0071
Contact Name: Maria Flynn
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Blue jeans and bling! The ticket price includes specialty cocktails, beer, and wine; hors d'oeuvres by prominent local restaurants; and a live performance by Love Seed Mama Jump with opening...

Cost: $100 ($15 off if purchased by September 5)

Where:
Rehoboth Beach Convention Center
229 Rehoboth Av.
Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
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Sponsor: Autism Delaware
Telephone: (302) 644-3410
Contact Name: Gail Hecky
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. Over the span of fifty years, the two sympathize (and...

Cost: $30-$45 per ticket

Where:
Delaware Theatre Compnay
200 Water Street
Wilmington, DE  19801
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Sponsor: Delaware Theatre Company

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Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

Where:
Wilmington Riverfront
Wilmington, DE


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The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

Where:
Mispillion Art League
5 N. Walnut St.
Milford, DE
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Telephone: 430-7646
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Two things to celebrate at this fest—the return of boot season and German heritage. Get your fill of authentic German foods and beverages, dancers, music, amusement rides and games at the...

Where:
Delaware Saengerbund
Newark, DE


Telephone: 366-9454
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From honey and apples to pottery and handcrafted jewelry, regional artisans showcase their crafts in the courtyard of the Brandywine River Museum. 

Where:
Brandywine River Museum
, PA


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Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

Where:
Brandywine River Museum
U.S. 1
Chadds Ford, PA
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Telephone: (610) 388-2700
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This all-you-can-eat affair at Sanford School in Hockessin benefits the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research. 

Where:
, DE


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Get a big taste of Elizabethan life on weekends and Labor Day Monday at Mount Hope Estate and Winery in Manheim, Pa.

Where:
Manheim, PA


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John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

Where:
Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
200 S. Madison St.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 656-6466
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Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 571-9590
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Join us as we welcome the beginning of fall with a guided canoe trip down the Brandywine River! Start with canoe instruction and nature identification. Ages 15 and younger must be accompanied...

Cost: Cost is $20 per person; a third person in a canoe is $10 (700-lb. capacity)

Where:
Brandywine Creek State Park
41 Adams Dam Road
Wilmington, DE  19803
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BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

Where:
Winterthur Museum
, DE


Telephone: 888-4600
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The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 571-9590
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Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
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Telephone: 888-4600
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Time  Registration 8 a.m. Race start 9 a.m. Fee $20 (until the Thursday before the race at noon) $25 after Benefits Ronald McDonald House of Delaware

Where:
Irish Eyes Pub
213 Anglers Road
Lewes, DE
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Location Starts at DelTech Terry Campus, 100 Campus Drive, Dover. Finishes at the Towers at Delaware Seashore State Park, 38036 Tower Road, Rehoboth Beach. Cyclists have a choice of six...

Where:
, DE


Telephone: 655-5610
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The purpose of the screening is to identify conditions that may cause sudden cardiac arrest and to provide training in CPR and the use of automatic external defibrillators. The nonprofit was...

Cost: Free (Allow 45 minutes for screening)

Where:
Christiana High School
190 Salem Church Road
Newark, DE
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Walk begins at 10:30. Check-in at 9am.

Where:
Bellevue State Park
800 Carr Rd.
Wilmington, DE
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Sponsor: American Diabetes Association, Delaware office
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The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

Where:
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Del. 52
Winterthur, DE
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Telephone: 888-4600
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The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

Where:
Candlelight Dinner Theater
2208 Millers Road
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 475-2313
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Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

Where:
Peninsula Gallery
520 E. Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
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Telephone: 645-0551
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This producer-only farmers market provides fresh, local foods every Saturday morning at the Lewes Historical Society complex.

Where:
Lewes, DE


Telephone: 644-1436
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These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

Where:
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
Wilmington, DE
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Telephone: 571-9590
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Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

Where:
Newark Arts Alliance
276 E. Main St.
Newark, DE
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Telephone: 266-7266
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Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

Where:
The Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE
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Telephone: 654-8638
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Miss Nina has one mission only—to make you get up and dance.

Where:
World Cafe Live at the Queen
Wilmington, DE


Telephone: 994-1400
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