Due to unforeseen circumstances, the presentation “Post Cards of the Past,” originally scheduled for Sunday, May 1, 2016 at The Old State House in Dover, Del., has been postponed. The event will be rescheduled in the near future.
Following is information on the original event:
Sunday, May 1, 2016
“Post Cards of the Past.” Bill Burton gives visitors a chance to revisit “Old Dover” through his amazing collection of old Kent County postcards. The Old State House, 25 The Green, Dover. Program 2 p.m. Museum open 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Free admission but, due to space restrictions, reservations are required by calling 302-744-5054.
State invested $350,000 for projects at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.
Division will be offering several programs including those celebrating the 1976 restoration of The Old State House.
Additions made to volunteer-services, horticulture and site-management teams and at the Buena Vista Conference Center.
Application closing date: April 29, 2016.
Program seeks to identify the uniqueness of the early colonial cultures in the region.
Project is designed to record the rich tradition of quilt-making in the state of Delaware and to help preserve its legacy for future generations.
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