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Jun
18
Tue
We Came In Peace: 50 Years on the Moon @ New Castle Public Library
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jun
22
Sat
African Americans and the Civil War @ Brandywine Library
Jun 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Gallery Talks 2019: From the Artists with Heidi Lowe and G.W. Thompson @ Rehoboth Art League Henlopen Acres Campus
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Saturday, June 22nd
2 p.m.

A continuation of the Gallery Talks series, with artists Heidi Lowe and G.W. Thompson, who are featured in the 46th Annual Members’ Fine Craft Exhibition Amend, and Vicissitudes, respectively.

 

 

Jun
24
Mon
We Came in Peace: 50 Years on the Moon @ Delmar Public Library
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jun
25
Tue
Literature and Medicine – Dover @ Bayhealth
Jun 25 @ 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
8
Mon
“Chasing Space” Young Adult Book Discussion – New Castle @ Route 9 Library and Innovation Center
Jul 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Defying the odds, Leland Melvin became the only person to catch a football for the NFL and in space.

Join the Route 9 Library for a discussion of the young adult version of his book, and then hear him tell his inspiring story at Delaware State University on October 5!

Books are available to borrow from the Route 9 Library for this discussion. Please contact the Children’s desk at the library.

Jul
9
Tue
We Came in Peace: 50 Years on the Moon @ Elsmere Library
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jul
10
Wed
We Came in Peace: 50 Years on the Moon @ Wilmington Public Library
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jul
13
Sat
Exploring Your Family History Through Genealogy @ New Castle County Bear Library
Jul 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jul
17
Wed
Literature and Medicine – New Castle @ Department of Health and Social Services Library, Springer Hall
Jul 17 @ 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.