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  • September 5, 2015 - 9:00am

    SEE SCHEDULE ON WEBSITE FOR VARIOUS DEPARTURE TIMES. Sail on the Kalmar Nyckel. The original Kalmar Nyckel was one of America’s pioneering colonial ships, a Mayflower of the Delaware Valley, yet her remarkable story has never been widely told. The original Kalmar Nyckel served as Governor Peter Minuit’s flagship for the 1638 expedition that founded the colony of New Sweden, establishing the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, Fort Christina, in present-day Wilmington, Delaware.

  • September 5, 2015 - 10:00am

    Repeats September 5th. Visitors are encouraged to explore Georgetown's museums on First Saturdays August 1, September 5. FREE. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Participating museums include the Masonic Lodge, The Historic Georgetown Train Station, the Old Sussex County Courthouse, the Delaware Aviation Museum, The Marvel Museum, and the Treasures of the Sea Exhibit. Visitors on these dates will receive discounts at The Brick Hotel and 16 Mile Brewery. Read more here...

  • September 5, 2015 - 7:00pm

    Come celebrate Labor Day and America with the Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra, in an evening of the great American Classics of Jazz, Swing and Orchestral Favorites, with some very special guests. Afterwards, celebrate our annual Labor Day weekend tradition with post-concert fireworks display!

    Cost: Free

    For more information, go to:  www.freemanstage.org

  • September 5, 2015 - 8:00pm

    Crooner Sean and his 7-piece horn band celebrate Frank's 100th birthday with authentic arrangements and his "Sinatra 101" - great stories and anecdotes about Ol' Blue Eyes! With Musical Director David Zipse. Read more here...

  • September 6, 2015 - 9:00am

    SEE SCHEDULE ON WEBSITE FOR VARIOUS DEPARTURE TIMES. Sail on the Kalmar Nyckel. The original Kalmar Nyckel was one of America’s pioneering colonial ships, a Mayflower of the Delaware Valley, yet her remarkable story has never been widely told. The original Kalmar Nyckel served as Governor Peter Minuit’s flagship for the 1638 expedition that founded the colony of New Sweden, establishing the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, Fort Christina, in present-day Wilmington, Delaware.

  • September 6, 2015 - 1:00pm

    REPEATS WEEKLY ON FRIDAYS and SUNDAYS. Embark on a 3-hour culinary adventure through historic downtown Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, where you will enjoy exclusive food and beverage tastings at 5 of Rehoboth's best eateries. The Eating Rehoboth tour visits specialty food shops and beachy outdoor venues. As you stroll through the streets of Rehoboth Beach, our seasoned guides will bring you up-to-date on local history and restaurant lore. Combined experiences add up to a delicious lunch, some great memories, take-home items, and exclusive Eating Rehoboth coupons.

  • September 7, 2015 - 9:00am

    SEE SCHEDULE ON WEBSITE FOR VARIOUS DEPARTURE TIMES. Sail on the Kalmar Nyckel. The original Kalmar Nyckel was one of America’s pioneering colonial ships, a Mayflower of the Delaware Valley, yet her remarkable story has never been widely told. The original Kalmar Nyckel served as Governor Peter Minuit’s flagship for the 1638 expedition that founded the colony of New Sweden, establishing the first permanent European settlement in the Delaware Valley, Fort Christina, in present-day Wilmington, Delaware.

  • September 7, 2015 - 10:30am

    REPEATS WEEKLY. Join a knowledgeable Lewes Historical Society guide on board the Cape Water Taxi for a cruise along the Lewes Canal (once Lewes Creek). Journey back in time into Lewes’s maritime past through the centuries. Learn of the explorers who first put Cape Henlopen on the map. Recall the pirates that sailed the same local waters you'll travel upon. Come to understand the difficulties in navigating the Cape's sometime treacherously shallow waters. View lighthouses that for generations have assisted in guiding ships, visitors, cargo and stories through the area.

  • September 8, 2015 - 5:00pm

    Milton’s emerging cool factor will be amped up every second and fourth Tuesday evening this summer, as a convoy of food trucks pulls into the historic town center for Truckin’ Tuesday, a program designed to attract visitors to the community’s rapidly changing commercial core.  “We’re very excited about this project,” noted Lisa Sumstine, Executive Director of the Milton Chamber of Commerce, which is sponsoring the series.  “Milton’s history and small town charm practically beg you to walk around and explore.

  • September 9, 2015 - 8:30am

    Enhance your photography skills and gain a better appreciation for how nature changes through the seasons! Participants will select a location on the refuge and photograph plants, wildlife, and landscapes every month. Images will be printed and displayed in our auditorium to showcase nature’s seasonal transitions. Take this opportunity to learn new skills and share your enthusiasm for nature photography with others. Read more here...

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