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Apr 15


6:30 pm, The Art Studio

Learn watercolor techniques and how to apply them to a painting. Practice each skill and combine them in a final project. Four, 2-hour classes, on Mondays, 88$ Del Resident, 93$ Non-Del Resident. Additional 29$ materials fee due to instructor. Teens/Adults.

Apr 23

ARTZ at Brandywine

11:00 am, Brandywine River Museum of Art

ARTZ Philadelphia joins with Brandywine to offer this popular program which welcomes a small group of visitors with dementia and their care partners to the Museum to view and discuss art in a supportive setting. ARTZ Philadelphia was founded on the belief that people living with dementia should be accorded the benefits of well-being and quality of life that others enjoy. The Museum is pleased to partner with ARTZ to provide these cultural and creative opportunities. There is no charge…

Apr 23

Open Figure Studio

6:00 pm, Delaware College of Art and Design

Join artists of all skill levels from throughout the community for an uninstructed session with a live figure model. Participants may paint, draw or sculpt, but they must provide their own art supplies. No pre-registration required. Cost: $10. For more information contact: [email protected]

Apr 24

Finding Strength in Broken Places

7:00 pm, DMAX Foundation

DMAX Foundation will host Finding Strength in Broken Places on April 24, 2019, with keynote speaker Dr. Lise DeGuire. Dr. DeGuire, survivor of 4 family suicides, burn survivor, psychologist, and author of upcoming book The Flashback Girl, will discuss resilience and hope. Phillie Phanatic for 30 years, Tom Burgoyne will talk about how love can make a difference in people’s lives. The event will be moderated by Darcy Gruttadaro, Director of the Center for Workplace Mental Health at the American…

Apr 25

Trauma Survivors Golf Outing

8:00 am, Odessa National Golf Course

PAR-take in a fun day "fore" a GREAT cause! Got game? Bring it at The Trauma Survivors Foundation's Annual Golf Outing April 25th. Spectacular event with PLENTY of chances to win raffles & prizes including ONE MILLION $$$ or a NEW CAR. ALL players get a coupon for a FREE golf club & chances to win GREAT prizes like a Kindle Fire, $500 Visa gift card & more! Register NOW to guarantee a spot. Sponsorship packages also available! Held at…

Apr 26

Fast-Track Admissions Event

10:00 am, Delaware College of Art and Design

10 a.m. to noon Friday, April 26 DCAD admissions representatives will host prospective students and parents and accept transcripts, conduct portfolio reviews, give campus tours and provide any other assistance applicants may need. Contact: [email protected]

Apr 27


8:00 am, Aldersgate UMC

Come out and enjoy the Aldergate UMC 14th Annual Spring Rummage sale on Saturday, April 27, 2019! Expect to find.... VINTAGE TREASURES – China, Clocks, Mirrors, “Odds & Ends”. COLLECTABLES – Figurines, Special Collections, Paintings, etc. UNIQUE BOUTIQUE – Jewelry and Fashion Accessories, etc. CHILDREN’S ITEMS – Toys, clothing, Equipment, etc. FURNITURE – All Types in Good Condition RUGS/LAMPS/PICTURES – All Types SPORTING GOODS/TOOLS – Games, Equipment, etc. BOOKS/CD’S/DVD’S/GAMES – Movies, All Types Games & Books HOUSEWARES/WHITE ELEPHANTS/SMALL APPLIANCES- All…

Apr 27

First State Flea

9:00 am, Unity Lutheran Church

Craft Show 2019 April 27, 2019 9apm- 3pm Unity Lutheran Church: 2101 Lancaster Ave, Wilminton, DE 19805 more info

Apr 27

A Prosecutor's Vision for a Better Justice System

10:00 am, Westminster Presbyterian Church

Hear internationally acclaimed reform advocate Adam Foss lay out a vision for criminal justice reform and the important role of the prosecutor in ending mass incarceration. The 2017 Nelson Mandela Changemaker of the Year will passionately make the case for change and inspire our community to do its part in pushing for a better justice system. Local speakers will share plans for progress in Delaware including legislative reforms and new guidelines for prosecutors in the Delaware Department of Justice.

Apr 27


1:00 pm, The Art Studio

Become a potter for a day! Learn the tricks of the trade from hand building to painting and glazing. Create your own small hand built pot and use glaze to paint a tile. Cost includes Potter Artist Badge. For ages 6-9. One, 3-hour class, 30$ [SATURDAY]