Lots to do in Southern Delaware Week of February 21 2017

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Tuesday, February 21

 
Winter Lecture Series, Delaware Seashore State Park
 
Thursday, February 23
 
Mid Week Trek, Holts Landing State Park
 
Friday, February 24
 
Winter Owl Prowl, Trap Pond State Park, Laurel
 
Saturday, February 25
 
Seals on the Beach, Cape Henlopen State Park
Fort Miles Museum Open House, Cape Henlopen State Park
Gumbo Crawl, Rehoboth Beach
 
Sunday, February 26
 
Birding Field Trip, Prime Hook NWR, Milton
 
Monday, February 27
Lo-Del Live, Milton
 
Ongoing: Check our calendar at this link for additional ongoing arts exhibits/events. 
 
Wish You Were Here, an exhibit at the Rehoboth Beach Museum features postcards dating back more than 100 years, demonstrating the evolution of communication in the pre-digital age. Through March 2017.
 
Discovering Delaware's Maritime Past Display at Zwaanendael Museum explores the DeBraak, a shipwrecked 18th-century British warship including a photo of the hull recovery, reproductions of items aboard ship, and a model of the vessel. 
 
A Seaborne Citizenry: The DeBraak and Its Atlantic World Exhibit at Zwaanendael Museum utilizes artifacts recovered from His Majesty's Sloop of War DeBraak, a British warship that sank off the Delaware coast on May 25, 1798 to tell the story of the vessel, its crew and the historical context within which it operated in the Atlantic World of the late 18th century. 
 
The Milton Historical Society presents a new exhibit "Paradise Frost: Milton's Frozen History." The exhibit explores a number of topics related to the theme of frozen--including the ice harvesting industry of the early twentieth century, led by notable Miltonian James "Handy" Prettyman and ice cream manufacturing. Artifacts span the 18th through 20th centuries. Through May 29th.
 
Culinary Coast™ Farmers Markets: Winter Farmers Market at East Coast Garden Center is open on Tuesdays. For details and info on this and other other markets click here...

 

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