Program seeks to identify the uniqueness of the Colonial cultures in the Delaware Valley in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Highlights include the Slave Dwelling Project, America’s Founding Fathers and Mothers, and programs on Delaware’s Dutch heritage.
First State National Historical Park to hold public meeting on March 8, 2017 in New Castle.
Designation encourages successful preservation programs and practices.
Highlights include events celebrating National Women’s History Month and National Harriet Tubman Day.
Deadline for submission of abstracts: March 31, 2017
President’s Day theatrical presentration will pit Washington and Lincoln against each other.
Program features local youth performing their own spoken-word compositions that bring to light the history of Delaware’s African-Americans and women.
Highlights include African-American life at the John Dickinson Plantation in the 18th century, a program on jazz pianist “Fats” Waller, and a presentation on historic properties listed in the National Register since the 1980s that are significant to African-American communities throughout the state.
National Weather Service predicting significant storm.