Paper Bag Players
Mar21

Paper Bag Players

The Paper Bag Players The Paper Bag Players is a non-profit theater company of adults who create and perform original, contemporary, musical theater for children ages 3 through 8. Their shows, based on a child’s everyday experiences, combine short plays, rousing songs, freewheeling dances, audience participation, mime, and painting and drawing on stage. Common household objects, cardboard boxes and brown craft paper brightened with...

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Winterthur Museum – Garden & Library
Sep11

Winterthur Museum – Garden & Library

Founded by Henry Francis du Pont, Winterthur (pronounced “winter-tour”) is the premier museum of American decorative arts, reflecting both early America and the du Pont family’s life here. We offer programs for Schools for School Field Trips, Family programs as well offer College Student programs. Its 60-acre naturalistic garden is among the country’s best, and its research library serves scholars from around the world. We invite you...

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Kalmar Nyckel
Jun18

Kalmar Nyckel

The Original Kalmar Nyckel The original Kalmar Nyckel was one of America’s pioneering colonial ships. Its historical significance rivals that of the Mayflower, yet her remarkable story has never been widely told. Did you know… The original Kalmar Nyckel sailed from Sweden to the New World in 1638 leaving its passengers to establish the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, the Colony of New Sweden in...

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Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame
Jun16

Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame

Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame is to celebrate the history, preserve the legacy, and honor the heroes of sports within Delaware and those who have brought recognition to Delaware by their accomplishments elsewhere. The membership strives to educate young and old about athletics, sportsmanship, and work ethic while providing inspiration to maintain active and healthy lifestyles through sports. We encourage School groups to...

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Museum of Interesting Things – Traveling Museum
May14

Museum of Interesting Things – Traveling Museum

Have you ever wondered what the I-phone looked like 100 years ago? Or how people once listened to music before the invention of the Ipod or MP3? Take a trip back in with us “The Museum of Interesting things”. The Museum of Interesting Things is a traveling exhibition that demonstrates antiques and inventions.  We provide lively, interactive programs at your location that include a brief history of each item, as well as...

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Delaware Art Museum
May14

Delaware Art Museum

It might seem that an institution like a museum is carved in stone, but since its founding in 1912, the Delaware Art Museum has actually changed a great deal. Our Centennial Timeline, installed in the Museum’s Orientation Hallway, is a look at how things were and how they have changed, both here at the Museum and in the community that we serve. To put the Museum’s historical achievements in context, the Timeline mirrors notable Museum...

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