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Jul
20
Sat
History of the Negro Baseball Leagues @ New Castle Court House Museum
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Jul
21
Sun
We Came in Peace: 50 Years on the Moon @ Delaware City Library
Jul 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jul
23
Tue
Literature and Medicine – Dover @ Bayhealth
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join Delaware Humanities and Bayhealth for Literature and Medicine. Based on the award-winning program started by Maine Humanities, Literature and Medicine is a group that meets once a month to discuss a piece of literature related to medicine. No knowledge of medicine required, just an enjoyment of reading and thought-provoking discussions!

An information/orientation session will be held on April 9 at 6 PM. Here you can learn more about the program and register if space is still available.  If you already know you would like to register for the program, please still attend the April 9 session.  You can register in person that day or by contacting Delaware Humanities.  Early registration is advised, as the Bayhealth Literature and Medicine program reaches capacity each year.

Enrollment is for all six (6) sessions. Single session enrollment is not allowed. The sessions take place on Tuesdays from 6 PM to 8 PM. The class dates are as follows:

Tuesday, April 23
Tuesday, May 28
Tuesday, June 25
Tuesday, July 23
Tuesday, August 27
Tuesday, September 24

The enrollment fee ($35) includes the six 90 minute discussion led by a trained facilitator, a curated set of readings for the discussions (usually excerpts from fiction and non-fiction works), a meal, and two books.

 

Jul
27
Sat
Wilmington Writers’ Conference @ Delaware Art Museum
Jul 27 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

 

Join us for the 3rd annual Wilmington Writers Conference at the Delaware Art Museum. Drawing on the Museum’s place-centric summer exhibitions, this full-day conference will include a keynote presentation and craft talk by playwright and educator Erlina Ortiz, breakout sessions taught by area writers, networking, and a panel on how to maintain a writing life. The conference is open to individuals of all ages and experience levels—from first-time writers to published authors. Check back for more information, including detailed descriptions of the sessions. Registration opens May 28.

Writers Gathering & Open MicFriday, July 26, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Ticketed Conference: Saturday, July 27,  2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Gallery Talks 2019: From the Judge with Leslie Shaffer @ Rehoboth Art League Henlopen Acres Campus
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

FROM THE JUDGE, with Leslie Shaffer, interim Executive Director at the Delaware Contemporary. More details coming soon!

 

 

 

Aug
12
Mon
“A License to Remember” Documentary Film Screening and Discussion @ Wilmington VA Medical Center
Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

“A License to Remember“ is a short film honoring Delaware Vietnam Veterans and their journey to get the VV plate.

The film will be followed by a discussion facilitated by Dr. Timothy Brooks.  Dr. Brooks is a Vietnam Veteran and retired University of Delaware administrator.

The program will take place in the auditorium at the Wilmington VA Medical Center.

For more information, contact
Melissa Foster l (302) 994-2511 x4277
Tori Moskovciak l (302) 994-2511 x4662

Rails in Delaware @ Delmar Public Library
Aug 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Aug
18
Sun
Voters at Last: Battling for the Ballot @ New Castle Court House Museum
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Aug
20
Tue
We Came in Peace: 50 Years on the Moon @ Rehoboth Beach Public Library
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Aug
21
Wed
Literature and Medicine – New Castle @ Department of Health and Social Services Library, Springer Hall
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Join Delaware Humanities and the Department of Health and Social Services Library for Literature and Medicine. Based on the award-winning program started by Maine Humanities, Literature and Medicine is a group that meets once a month for 90 minutes to discuss a piece of literature related to medicine. No knowledge of medicine required, just an enjoyment of reading and thought-provoking discussions!

Enrollment is for all six (6) sessions. Single session enrollment is not allowed. The sessions take place on Wednesdays from 12 PM to 1:30 PM. The class dates are as follows:

Wednesday, April 17
Wednesday, May 15
Wednesday, June 12
Wednesday, July 17
Wednesday, August 21
Wednesday, September 18

The enrollment fee ($35) includes the six 90 minute discussion led by a trained faciliator, a curated set of readings for the discussions (usually excerpts from fiction and non-fiction works), a light snack, two books, and a tote bag.

An information session will be held on March 20 at noon. Here you can learn more about the program and register if space is still available.