Halloween programs, 18th century trades and William Penn Day among the events to be presented.
Union Jack once flew over HMS Sheffield, a guided-missile destroyer that was later sunk in the 1982 Falklands War.
Programs on Delaware’s Lenape and Nanticoke Indian tribes to be featured.
Exhibit examines the 17th-century struggle for control of New Castle, Del. by the Dutch, Swedes and English.
Highlights include programs on inventors in the sound-recording industry, a historic murder mystery and Dr. Who
Free outdoor, family-fun night also includes activities, music and food on the grounds of one of Delaware’s most historic estates.
Improvements slated to take place in late summer/early fall 2017.
By Madeline Dunn, Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs’ historian and National Register of Historic Places coordinator
Highlights include programs on Independence Day, jazz history and quill-pen writing.
Event features a professional artist who will provide each guest with step-by-step instruction in creating two, hand-painted wine glasses utilizing the “Spring Flower!” design.